From sand-core to automation : a history of glass containers / by Victor Wyatt.

Title: 
From sand-core to automation : a history of glass containers / by Victor Wyatt.

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Author/Artist: 
Wyatt, Victor.
Description: 
23 pages : ill., map ; 30 cm
Edition: 
Rev. ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Subjects: 
Bib ID: 
73214
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
TP866.W97 1966
Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
TP866.W97 1966
Notes: 
Gift; Corning Inc.; 2014; 1000146889
CMGL has a 1968 reprint of the 1966 rev. ed.
Contents: 
The origins of glass --
The earliest glass bottles --
The first glass-blowers --
Early glassmaking in Britain --
The immigrant glassmakers --
The age of monopolies --
The glass industry after Mansell --
The excise duty on glass --
The evolution of the wine bottle --
The capacity of wine and spirits bottles --
Glass bottles for beer --
The evolution of the soft drinks bottle --
The packaging of food in glass --
The milk bottle --
Medicine bottles --
Glass for perfumery and cosmetics --
The advent of machinery --
The effect of machinery --
The lightweighting of glass containers.
Series: 
Glass Manufacturers' Federation. [Publications] ; 8