[Batch book pages, 1884?]

Title: 
[Batch book pages, 1884?]

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Author/Artist: 
Bournique, Joseph.
Publisher: 
[1884?]
Description: 
1 volume (unpaged) ; 17 cm
Other Authors: 
J. Bournique and M. Contat (Firm)
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
140784
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 6, Bay 6, Shelf 7, Adolphe Bournique collection, Box 1, Folder 2
Notes: 
Batch book.
This item is part of the Adolphe Bournique collection. See BIB 78087.
Pages removed from a flip open memo style notebook. Housed in a larger cover with a barely legible "84, Bournique Joseph" and another illegible word below.
Many recipes are numbered but are not in chronological order; some lack names. Some pages are blank.
Accompanied by a larger, partial sheet from a ledger (13 x 18 cm.). One side has a recipe titled "Grubbs good receipt for glass". The verso has arithmetic figures.
In 1881, Joseph Bournique became a senior partner of the glass manufacturing firm of J. Bournique and M. Contat, a firm of antique and colored glass manufacturers based in Brooklyn, New York.
Adolphe Bournique collection
Contents: 
For cleaning wood --
6 Light green --
91 --
18 --
20 --
16 --
35 --
76 --
49 Amber --
50 Blue --
52 Smoke --
81 Pink dark --
56 --
Special dark green for [illegible] flint --
57 Blue --
58 Blue --
64 Green --
72 Green --
65 Green --
85 Green --
80 Brown --
82 Purple (real dark, near red) --
82 [different amount of manganese that 82 purple] --
83 Dark brown --
88 Brown --
86 Lavender --
87 --
92 --
93 --
Bottle flint --
Bottle amber, tank --
Opal, pot --
Opal, tank [no amounts given] --
Tank opal --
Tank opal [different recipe] --
Flint table --
Cristel, pot --
Cristel, pot [different recipe] --
Flint, tank --
Emerald green --
Tank flint --
66 Smoke --
66 Blue green --
45 Amber --
46 Amber --
47 Amber --
48 Amber --
Tank flint.
Series: 
Glass recipe books