Rod Chart, Sample

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Rod Chart, Sample
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Accession Number: 
95.3.45
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Overall H: 28.0 cm, W: 35.7 cm
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Not on Display
Primary Description: 
#1021 Moretti Sample Rod Chart. Transparent to opaque polychrome glasses paper/board, adhesive. Rectangular shape piece of board with 103 sample rods and printed descriptions. 31 transparent rods-transparent glass; 21 opaque 'pastel' rods; 17 'alabastro' rods - opaque; 16 'special color rods - opaque and one transparent; 8 'opalino' rods - translucent and opaque; 10 'filigree' rods - transparent and opaque. Samples pasted on board with list of American and Italian name for the color with the stock number. No rods for. #91-276: Dark Ivory; #91-308: Regular White; #91-332: Light Regular Yellow; #91-356: Dark Turquoise; #91-368: Lapis; #91-376: Medium Rose; #91-916: Goldstone Rod; #91-440: Dark Blood Rod.
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Provenance: 
Frantz Bead Company, Source
1995-07-17
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