All About Glass

All About Glass

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Chemical Analyses of Some Glasses from the Collection of Simon Kwan.
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Brill, Robert H. Early Chinese Glass = Zhongguo gu dai bo li. Hong Kong, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2001, pp. 448-471, ill. AI52933 Book Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB 52E6D5AB-C174-4327-BBA1-DEC5354703AD.pdf Technology CMG

The Fission-Track Dating of Man-made Glasses: Preliminary Results.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 6, 1964, pp. 151-155, ill. AI59261 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-10 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text

Don't Go with the Flow! Reports of Liquid Assets of Glass Lack a Solid Foundation.
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Brill, Robert H. The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter, Spring 2000, pp. [5-6]. AI47798 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-93 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008

A Note on the Scientist's Definition of Glass.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 4, 1962, pp. 127-138, ill. AI58057 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-3 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text

An Observation on the Corinth Diatretum.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 6, 1964, pp. 56-58, ill. AI59262 Digital version linked to "All About Glass" section on CMoG website. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-9 Also available online in the Science Research

Composición química de algunos vidrios de la Catedral de León.
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Brill, Robert H. Conservación de vidrieras históricas: Análisis y diagnóstico de su deterioro. Restauración, Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, 1997, pp. 114-131, ill. AI52252 Book Paper presented at international seminar on the deterioration, conservation, and restoration of

The Morphology of Weathering on Historical Glasses.
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Brill, Robert H. Rivista della Stazione Sperimentale del Vetro, v. 30, no. 6, Nov./Dec. 2000, pp. 7-8. AI51654 Lecture presented at the conference "The Surface: A Bug in New and Old Glasses-- GS 2000," Venice, Italy, November 6-9, 2000. Also available online in the Science Research

The Glassmakers of Firozabad and the Glassmakers of Kapadwanj: Two Pilot Video Projects.
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Brill, Robert H. Annales du 15e Congrès de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre (Corning, New York, 2001). Nottingham, U.K.: AIHV, 2003, pp. 267-268. AI57408 Book Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-103 Also

Some Thoughts on the Famen Temple Glass Finds.
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Brill, Robert H. Fenn, Philip M. Selected Papers from the First International Symposium on the History and Culture of the Famen Temple, [1992], pp. 254-258, ill AI31213 Glasswares in Famen Temple. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-74

Some Glass Beads Excavated on San Salvador Island in the Bahamas
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Brill, Robert H. Hoffman, Charles A Annales du 10e Congrès de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre Amsterdam, Netherlands: AIHV, 1987, pp. 373-398, ill. AI20788 Additional info: Madrid-Segovie, Sept. 23-28, 1985 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H.

Thoughts on the Glass of Central Asia with Analyses of Some Glasses from Afghanistan
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Brill, Robert H. Proceedings of the XVth International Congress on Glass, Archaeometry Moscow: Rotoprint VNIIZSM, 1989, pp. 19-24 AI23465 Additional info: Leningrad, July 2-7, 1989, O. V. Mazurin, ed Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB DE3B719B-9D43-4CE0

An Examination of Some Egyptian Glass Objects
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Brill, Robert H. Barnes, I. Lynus The Egyptian Mining Temple at Timna. Researches in the Arabah 1959-1984. Vol. 1 London: Institute for Archaeo-Metallurgical Studies, Institute of Archaeology, University College London, 1988, pp. 217-223 AI21956 Additional info: Beno Rothenberg, ed Also available

Scientific Investigations of Some Glasses from Sedeinga
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies v. 33, 1991, pp. 11-28 AI27392 ill. Digital version linked to "All About Glass" section on CMoG website. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-66 Two 3rd-c. A.D. footed flutes found in

A Red Opaque Glass from Sardis and Some Thoughts on Red Opaques in General
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Brill, Robert H. Cahill, Nicholas D Journal of Glass Studies v. 30, 1988, pp. 16-27 AI20674 ill. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-55 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB 493FFF4A-92CD-4EC5-902C

Glass Finds on Bahamian Island Open Up New World of Thought about Site of Columbus's Landfall
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Brill, Robert H. The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter Autumn 1988, pp. 1-2 AI20673 ill. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-56 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in

Laboratory Studies of Some Glasses from Vergina
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies v. 36, 1994, pp. 11-23 AI33904 ill. Digital version linked to "All about glass" section on CMoG website. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-78 Analyses of five colorless samples from a tomb

2 Asian Glass Scholars Meet for the First Time in Corning
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The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter Spring 1989, pp. 3-4 AI23477 ill. Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text-searchable.pdf created from digital file. Digitized by Backstage Library Works. CitationDB 6DD0C90A-243F

The Chemical Composition of a Faience Bead from China
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Brill, Robert H. Tong, Stephen Shap Chow Zhang Fukang Journal of Glass Studies v. 31, 1989, pp. 11-15 AI23349 ill. Digital version linked to "All About Glass" section on CMoG website. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-64 Also

Some Thoughts on the Origin of the Chinese Word, 'Boli.'
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Brill, Robert H. Glass and Enamel, v. 18, no. 5, 1990, pp. 61-64 AI26948 Additional info: Shanghai Facsimile copy (i.e., Xerox) Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. In Chinese. CitationDB 6C4EFDAB-9C2E-468C-B02F-D8B229D84D93.pdf Glass East Asia CMG Call Number:  No

Kenchreai Panels Revisited.
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The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter, Summer 1996, pp. [1-2], ill. AI37939 Conservation of the 4th-c. A.D. glass mosaic panels. Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text-searchable.pdf created from digital file.

Chemical Analyses of Some Glasses from Sumatra
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McKinnon, E. Edwards Brill, Robert H Archaeometry of Glass, Proceedings of the Archaeometry Session of the XIV International Congress on Glass Calcutta: Indian Ceramic Society, 1987, section 2, pp. 1-14 AI21521 Additional info: New Delhi, March 2-6, 1986, H. C. Bhardwaj, ed Also available online in

Scientific Investigations of Ancient Asian Glass
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Brill, Robert H. UNESCO Maritime Route of Silk Roads. Report, Nara Symposium '91 Nara, Japan: The Nara International Foundation, 1993, pp. 70-79 AI31384 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB 9C6E6E51-2D0A-402E-A87C-EC3FFF74BB1E.pdf Glass

The Thomas Panel
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Brill, Robert H. Whitehouse, David Journal of Glass Studies v. 30, 1988, pp. 34-50 AI20675 ill. Digital version linked to "All About Glass" section on CMoG website. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-54 Late Roman opus sectile wall

Chemical Analyses of Some Ancient Glasses from Korea
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Lee, In-Sook Brill, Robert H. Fenn, Philip M. Annales du 12e Congrès de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre Amsterdam: A.I.H.V., 1993, pp. 163-175 AI34305 Additional info: Vienna, Aug. 26-31, 1991 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text.

Laboratory Studies of Some European Artifacts Excavated on San Salvador Island
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Brill, Robert H. others Columbus and his World: Proceedings of the First San Salvador Conference, pp. 247-292. AI19047 Additional info: held at The College Center of the Finger Lakes, Bahamian Field Station, San Salvador Island, Bahamas, Oct. 30- Nov. 3, 1986. Donald T. Gerace, comp Reference list

A 'Weeping' Glass Bowl at the Ashmolean Museum
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Newton, Roy Brill, Robert H Journal of Glass Studies v. 27, 1985, pp. 93-96 AI15256 ill. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-46 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008

Lead Isotope Studies of Some of the Finds from the Serçe Liman Shipwreck
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Barnes, I. L. Brill, R. H. Deal, E. C. and Piercy, G. V Proceedings of the 24th International Archaeometry Symposium Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1986, pp. 1-12 AI18385 ill. Additional info: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, May 14-18, 1984, Jacqueline S. Olin and M. James

The Use of Silanes in Glass Conservation
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Errett, Raymond F. Lynn, Merrill. Brill, Robert H. Adhesives and Consolidants: Preprints of the Contributions to the Paris Congress, 1984 London: International for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, 1984, pp. 185-190 AI15099 Additional info: N.S. Brommelle, Elizabeth M. Pye, and Perry

Conservation Problems of 'Zwischengoldglas'. Part I: Laboratory Examinations and Possible Treatments
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Brill, Robert H. others Journal of Glass Studies v. 22, 1980, pp. 12-35 AI9442 ill. Reference list B: Conservation, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, B-7 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text

Lead Isotopes in Some Japanese and Chinese Glasses
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Brill, Robert H. others Ars Orientalis v. 11, 1979, pp. 87-109 AI9443 ill. Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB A49A6588-D4C7-481C-974C-6598A1666408.pdf Glass

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