Seminar on Glass 1996. Tape 4 [videorecording] / The Corning Museum of Glass.

Title: 
Seminar on Glass 1996. Tape 4 [videorecording] / The Corning Museum of Glass.
Author/Artist: 
Corning Museum of Glass. Seminar on Glass (36th : 1996 : Corning, N.Y.)
Publisher: 
Corning, N.Y. : Corning Museum of Glass, 1996.
Description: 
1 videocassette (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Authors: 
Spillman, Jane Shadel.
Brill, Robert H.
Format of Material: 
Video
Bib ID: 
62972
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Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Corning Museum of Glass. Seminar on Glass. 1996. Tape 4
Holdings Note: 
DVD Digitized Preservation Copy
Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Corning Museum of Glass. Seminar on Glass. 1996. Tape 4
Holdings Note: 
VHS
Variant Title: 
Also known as: 36th annual Seminar on Glass
Lecture title: Glass along the Silk Road, by Robert Brill
Notes: 
Introduction by Jane Spillman.
Jane Spillman, Curator of American Glass, and Head of the Curatorial Department, The Corning Museum of Glass ; Dr. Robert H. Brill, Research Scientist, The Corning Museum of Glass.
Filmed during the annual Seminar on Glass at The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, October 17, 1996.
Dr. Robert H. Brill begins with a history of the Silk Road (40 min.) The next 15 minutes is devoted to glass objects found along the Silk Road and in Chinese museums (Chinese and Sasanian), a glass Buddha in The British Museum, faience necklaces, etc. He also discusses potash silicate glass found elsewhere in Asia, glass found in Begram, Afghanistan, and shards from Kucha.
VHS.
DVD.
Video is very dark.
Event Notes: 
Filmed during the annual Seminar on Glass at The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, October 17, 1996.