An universal history of arts and sciences [excerpt] : vol. II : glass-making.

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An universal history of arts and sciences [excerpt] : vol. II : glass-making.

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8 pages, 1 plate : ink on paper ; 40 x 25 cm
paper ink engraving single sided
Format of Material: 
Documents
Bib ID: 
145501
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Call Number: 
Unit 15, Drawer 1
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Excerpt from encyclopedia titled An universal history of arts and sciences published as a two volume set in London in 1745. Article on glassmaking features information pertaining to the properties, science, and manufacture of glass. Plate features engraving of three glass workers in bottle factory; bottles line shelves above and tools are seen on wall and floor. Plate is identical to Print 178, Bib 145334.
Plate markings visible. "H. Gravelot delin." -- on lower left corner of plate; "B. Cole, sculp." -- on lower right corner.
Very brittle. Clear tape affixed to various tears.