Pyrex passion II : vintage opal dinnerware, beverage items, and storage containers / Michael D. Barber.

Title: 
Pyrex passion II : vintage opal dinnerware, beverage items, and storage containers / Michael D. Barber.

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Author/Artist: 
Barber, Michael D.
Description: 
178 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Edition: 
First edition.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
143557
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5112.9.C8.B23 II
Location: 
Ready Reference
Call Number: 
NK5112.9.C8.B23 II
Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5112.9.C8.B23 II
Variant Title: 
Pyrex passion 2
Pyrex passion two
Notes: 
"Corning Glass Works produced hundreds of opal Pyrex commercial, consumer, and customized dinnerware patterns from the 1950s through the 1980s. This book is the first comprehensive, all-inclusive, pictorial reference to document the patterns produced on opal dinnerware. With this book, the complete chronological history of opal dinnerware, standard and promotional mugs, beverage servers, and storage containers are available in one easy-to-use reference guide. Discover how to: identify nearly every opal Pyrex commercial and consumer dinnerware pattern ever produced; distinguish between common and hard-to-find restaurant patterns; find out the dates of production for each pattern; learn which items are rare and valuable"--Back cover.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-178) and index.
Contents: 
History of opal dinnerware. Macbeth-Evans Glass Company ; Military dinnerware ; Consumer Products Division --
How to use this book --
Commercial dinnerware --
Consumer dinnerware --
Customized dinnerware --
Cups & mugs --
Clear Pyrex beverage servers --
Storage containers --
Pattern reference.
ISBN: 
9780985451110 softcover
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMGL materials: 138955, p. 50 -- 141157, p. 55.