Studies in glass history and design : papers read to Committee B Sessions of the VIIIth International Congress on Glass, held in London, 1st-6th July 1968; editors R. J. Charleston (history), Wendy Evans (design), A. E. Werner (scientific aspects of historical studies).

Title: 
Studies in glass history and design : papers read to Committee B Sessions of the VIIIth International Congress on Glass, held in London, 1st-6th July 1968; editors R. J. Charleston (history), Wendy Evans (design), A. E. Werner (scientific aspects of historical studies).
Publisher: 
[Sheffield, Society of Glass Technology, 1970]
Description: 
[5], 135 p. illus., facsims., 2 plans. 29 cm.
Other Authors: 
Charleston, R. J. (Robert Jesse), 1916-1994.
Evans, Wendy.
Werner, A. E. A. (Alfred Emil Anthony), 1911-
International Commission on Glass. Committee B.
Conference Name: 
International Congress on Glass (8th : 1968 : London, England)
Bib ID: 
27246
Notes: 
Includes "A petrographic study of Egyptian and other cored vessels" by John F. Wosinski and Robert H. Brill (p. 123-124).
f-3731, 3 sheets; hard copy in library TP845.I61.1968.v.1.
Pages 123-124 digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in 2012.
Pages 123-124 available online in the Science Research database, full text.
Includes bibliographical references.
English, French, or German.
Contents: 
A late Hellenistic bead factory in Rhodes / P.N. Perrot and G.D. Weinberg --
Le verre préromain d'Italie / M.C. Calvi --
The dating and distribution of Roman cylindrical bottles / Dorothy Charlesworth --
Some of the 10th Legion's glass at Nijmegen / Clasina Isings --
A group of Mesopotamian glass vessels of Sasanian date / Mariamaddalena Negro Ponzi --
Glass finds from the Anglo-Saxon monastery of Monkwearmouth and Jarrow / Rosemary Cramp --
Remarks on the origin of the Venetian glassmaking centre / Eleonora Tabaczyńska --
The Du Houx and the Haughton Green Glasshouse / D. Hogan --
The Bickerstaffe Glasshouse / Ruth Hurst --
Ravenhead: the first cast plate glass company / L.J. McDonald --
The Nailsea Glassworks / Sir Hugh Chance --
The glass industry of the Stourbridge District / H.W. Woodward --
Glass from a medieval well in Plzěn, western Bohemia / Dagmar Hejdová --
Early Victorian styles in glassware / Hugh Wakefield --
Hungarian "art nouveau" glass / J. Koós --
A study of the names of the early glass-making families as a source of glass history / Anita Engle Berkoff --
Die Antike Tradition in der Glaskunst zur Zeit Karls IV / E. Poche --
Les relations entre l'Angleterre et Venise aux XVI et XVII siècles et leur influence sur les formes verrières anglaises / Astone Gasparetto --
The Emperor Leopold I and the Sultan Mohammad IV glass beaker / Hugh Tait --
A figural engraved shell of rock crystal in the National Museum, Warsaw, and its relation to the Silesian engraved glass of the 17th century / O. Drahotová --
James and William Tassie / M.E.J.C. Viles --
English influence on early 19th century American glass / Kenneth M. Wilson --
A calligrapher's approach to glass engraving / D. Peace --
Engraved pictures on glass / L. Whistler --
Some comments on diamond point engraving from the point of view of the collector and artist / W.R. Meadows --
Developments in stained glass / L.S. Lee --
Pure fused silica: new applications through the addition of colour / S.J. Edwards --
Murals, screens and sculpture in glass, metals and resins / P. Tysoe --
Artist produced glass: a modern revolution / H. K. Littleton --
Glass with a claim on good design / E. Eisch --
Investigating glass on a minimum of equipment / E.G. Hilton --
The designer: some problems / H. Turner Monro --
Glass of fashion: man or machine / M. Ransom --
Problems in Egyptian core glasses / M. Bimson and A.E. Werner --
A petrographic study of Egyptian and other cored vessels / John F. Wosinski and Robert H. Brill --
Wiederhestellung eines Diatretglases in römischer Schlifftechnik / F.W. Schäfer --
Some further observations on the weathering crusts of ancient glass / R.G. Newton --
Nachbildung römischer Gläser in der Köln-Ehrenfelder Glashütte / W. Haberey --
A short story of the major developments in closures for containers / Harry Holscher.
ISBN: 
0900682035 40/-