Thuringia is an area in central Germany; Lauscha is a city in the southern portion of Thuringia.
Brief essays by numerous authors on a variety of topics, including making Christmas ornaments and silvering (pp. 33-43), Christmas ornaments from other countries (pp. 137-38); firms making glass in Lauscha, glass eyes (pp.76-77, 86-87, 114-115, 131-136), doll house miniatures, glassworkers, women in the glass industry (pp. 55-56); lampworked objects, etc.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-143).
Exhibition: Nov. 2, 1996-Jan. 12, 1997.