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Ribbon glass

Glass Dictionary

Ribbon glass

(1) A type of first-century A.D. Roman mosaic glass that consists of ribbonlike canes arranged in parallel rows or geometric patterns; (2) a type of vetro a reticello made in Venice and at other places where façon de Venise glass was produced.

Alternate Spellings: 
ribbon glasses
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