Perthshire Paperweights [videorecording] / Bygones.

Perthshire Paperweights [videorecording] / Bygones.

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1 videocassette (13 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
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Perthshire Paperweights (Firm)
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Perthshire Paperweights
An overview of the paperweight and the manufacturing process at Perthshire Paperweights, Crieff, Scotland. Numerous weights are shown in close-ups, and there is good visual as well as narrative information about the techniques (placing canes in a mold for a pattern, making the glass bottom, lowering the hot glass onto the design, shaping of the dome).
Handwritten title on cassette label.
This film was part of a British television program on antiques.
CMGL received [Glass paperweights: Baccarat & Perthshire], a compilation video from L.H. Selman in 1987 (Bib no. 98578) which includes this title and Les presse-papiers (Bib no. 38711)