Verreries du Centre de Jumet [picture].

Verreries du Centre de Jumet [picture].

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1 postcard : black and white ; 9 x 14 cm
Other Authors: 
P. Hosdain, editor.
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Raymond Chambon photo collection, photo cabinet 1, drawer 1, [Chambon postcards, Belgian glass factories ca. 1900-1914] folder
Postcard is of photograph of Verreries du Centre de Jumet, in Jumet, Belgium, around 1910. Featured in foreground are three women holding large glass cylinders; the cynlinders would then be cut into windows. Several young boys are featured, posing, behind other cylinders while many men are pictured in background, some posing while others are working.
"Jumet, Verreries du Centre de Jumet" printed on lower left corner of verso.
Addresser and addressee written in brown ink on verso.
Postcard is stamped in black ink with date of 1910.
"150" penciled in on upper left corner of verso.
Small white label, with "149" printed in black ink, affixed to upper left corner of verso.
This item is in the Raymond Chambon collection; see Bib no. 92675 [Chambon postcards, Belgian glass factories ca. 1900-1914].
Raymond Chambon collection
Sent to photography January 2015 for inclusion in article in Paperweight Collectors Circle UK (photography no. 1000145280).
Object/Material Note: 
Published in The flow, winter 2012 in the article Breaking the glass ceiling, by Gail Bardhan: AI80793, p. 34 (fig. 5).