All About Glass

All About Glass

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Lead Isotope Analyses of Some Chinese and Central Asian Pigments.
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Brill, Robert H. Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, 1997, pp. 369-378, ill. AI79225 Neville Agnew, ed. Book Reference list E: Corning Museum of Glass publications, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, C-23 Also available

A Laboratory Study of a Fragment of Painted Glass from Begram.
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Brill, Robert H. Afghanistan Journal, v. 25, no. 2, Sept. 1972, pp. 75-81, ill. AI71029 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-28 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by Backstage Library Works in 2010.

Stained Glass from Saint-Jean-des-Vignes (Soissons) and Comparisons with Glass from Other Medieval Sites.
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Brill, Robert H. Pongracz, Patricia. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 46, 2004, pp. 115-144, ill. 0075-4250 AI69225 The Corning Museum of Glass Digital version linked to "All about glass" section on CMoG website. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of

Kopia, India's First Glassmaking Site: Dating and Chemical Analysis.
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Kanungo, Alok K. Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 51 (2009), pp. 11-25, ill. 0075-4250 AI79233 The Corning Museum of Glass Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-123 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text.

Scientific Research.
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Brill, Robert H. The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1999, (1999), p. 23, ill. AI75473 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-94 Author talks about his trip to India to document a traditional way of glassmaking. Also available online in

Analysis of Hercegovinian Glass.
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Brill, Robert H. Srednjovekovno Staklo na Balkanu V-XV vek, International Conference, Belgrade, April 1974, 1975, pp. 215-218. AI71030 Medieval glassmaking in the Balkans 5th-15th centuries. Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB F1435EC3-D5C6-422D-AFE6

Reflections on a Visit to China.
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Brill, Robert H. The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter, (Fall 1982), pp. [2-3], ill. AI75474 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-47 Author talks about the origins and characteristics of Chinese glass. Also available online in the Science

Scientific Studies of Stained Glass: A Progress Report.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 12 (1970), pp. 185-192, ill. AI75475 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-20 Scientific investigations of medieval stained glasses undertaken at The Corning Museum of Glass. Also available online

Stable Lead Isotope Studies of Central Taurus Ore Sources and Related Artifacts from Eastern Mediterranean Chalcolithic and Bronze Age Sites.
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Yener, K. Aslihan. Journal of Archaeological Science, v. 18, no. 5 (Sept. 1991), pp. 541-577, ill. 0305-4403 AI79226 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by Backstage Library Works in 2010. Text-searchable.pdf created from digital file. P. 541-577 Used with

Analyses of Some Finds from the Gnalić Wreck.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 15 (1973), pp. 93-97, ill. AI75477 Digital version linked to "All About Glass" section on CMoG website. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-31 Also available online in the Science

Jury Statements.
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Ilse-Neuman, Ursula and others. New Glass Review, no. 25, 2004, pp. 50-59, ill. 0275-469X AI63124 Essays by Ursula Ilse-Neuman, Flora C. Mace & Joey Kirkpatrick, Tina Oldknow, and Michael Rogers. Ursula Ilse-Neuman mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 122640 p. 50 Fezer, 33--

Notes: Iron Age I Glass from Tel Dor, Israel.
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Zorn, Jeffrey R. Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 49 (2007), pp. 256-259, ill. 0075-4250 AI74812 The Corning Museum of Glass Description and analysis of the two finds-- a vessel fragment and an ear plug. Citation listed in the Science Research database. Full text not available.

A Unique Fish-Shaped Glass Vial in the Brooklyn Museum.
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Riefstahl, Elizabeth. Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 14 (1972), pp. 10-14, ill. AI75476 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-61 Includes a summary of the laboratory study of the ancient Egyptian piece from the 18th Dynasty. Also

Lead-Isotope Analyses of Some Asian Glasses.
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Brill, Robert H. Shirahata, Hiroshi. Proceedings of XVII International Congress on Glass, v. 6, Glass Technology, Glass Archeometry, Beijing: Chinese Ceramic Society, 1995, pp. 491-496, ill. AI79232 Book Reference list E: Corning Museum of Glass publications, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses

Jury Statements.
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Clark, Jon and others. New Glass Review, v. 31 (2010), pp. 65-74, ill. 0275-469X AI79769 Essays by Jon Clark, Rosa Barovier Mentasti, Zesty Meyers, and Tina Oldknow. Jon Clark mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 119778 p. 65 Gray, 28-- 116581 p. 65 Sasaki, 83-- 119965 p. 65 McBride,

A Request for Help in the Conservation of Early Stained Glass Windows
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Brill, Robert H. Compte Rendu des Travaux, IX Congrès International du Verre, v.1971, 1971, pp. 51-56, ill. AI75885 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB B097201D-E37E-412D-89C8-C4F9CB9248B3.pdf Technology

Some Notes on Conservation Treatments.
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Brill, Robert H. 8e Colloque du Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevi, v. 8, 1972, pp. 35-41, ill. AI79227 Topics include cleaning, restoration, consolidation, and preservation. Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by Backstage Library Works in 2010. Text-searchable

A Chemical-Analytical Round-Robin on Four Synthetic Ancient Glasses.
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Brill, Robert H. IX Congrès International du Verre: Communications Artistiques et Historique (Versailles, 1971), 1972, pp. 93-110. AI73231 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB FF19CC6F-BECD-4CF3-887D-AC891961CE19.pdf Technology

[Glass casket catalog].
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American Glass Casket Company, Ada, OK, USA. 130378 Ada, Okla.: American Glass Casket Company, [n.d., 1921?] 30 p.: ill.; 28 cm. American Glass Casket Company J.W. Decamp, of Blackwell Oklahoma, is the inventor and patentee of the glass casket. The American Glass Casket Company is only one of

Idea 2 [electronic resource]: triple glass container.
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Ku, Eric. 133213 Triple glass container 2012. 1 computer file. Design drawing includes image of a glass container inside a glass container inside a glass container; each container has its own neck. Image of containers against black background. Eric Ku collaborated with gaffers Eric Meek and Chris

Jury Statements.
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Buechner, Thomas S. and others. New Glass Review, v. 7 (1986), pp. 4-8. 0275-469X AI85470 Essays by Thomas S. Buechner, Susanne K. Frantz, Abram Lerner, and Bertil Vallien. In English and German. Bertil Vallien mentions the following objects in jury statement: 102422 p. 8 Kogure, 45-- 102376 p. 8

Jury Statements.
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Buechner, Thomas S. and others. New Glass Review, v. 12 (1991), pp. 4-8. 0275-469X AI85475 Essays by Thomas S. Buechner, Bruce Chao, Susanne K. Frantz, and Janet Kardon. In English and German. Bruce Chao mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 106209 p. 6 Krasican, 41-- 106278 p. 6

Jury Statements.
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Adlin, Jane and others. New Glass Review, v. 22 (2001), pp. 26-34. 0275-469X AI85485 Essays by Jane Adlin, Thomas S. Buechner, Kate Elliott, and Tina Oldknow. In English and German. Jane Aldin mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 124123 p. 27 Cash, 8-- 124662 p. 27 Rashid, 73-- 124686

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Buechner, Thomas S. and others. New Glass Review, v. 17 (1996), pp. 4-9. 0275-469X AI85480 Essays by Thomas S. Buechner, Arthur C. Danto, Susanne K. Frantz, and Toots Zynsky. In English and German. Thomas S. Buechner mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 117984 p. 4 Isogai, 37-- 117838

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Buechner, Thomas S. and others. New Glass Review, v. 15 (1994), pp. 4-8. 0275-469X AI85478 Essays by Thomas S. Buechner, Susanne K. Frantz, Yoriko Mizuta, and Judith Schaechter. In English and German. Thomas S. Buechner mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 109724 p. 4 Ribka, 75.

Jury Statements.
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Aldridge, Peter and others. New Glass Review, v. 23 (2002), pp. 26-35. 0275-469X AI85486 Essays by Peter Aldridge, Tina Oldknow, Pike Powers, and Jack Wax. In English and German. Peter Aldridge mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 124058 p. 26 Van Ransbeeck, 92-- 124002 p. 26 Robinson,

The Window Opening in Decoration.
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The International Studio, v. 26 (1905), pp. XIV-XIX, ill. AI92294 Use of stained glass windows in architecture, with focus on Tiffany Studios. Digitized by Boston Photo in April 2013. Includes CMoG object: 76.4.22, p. XV. CitationDB 6A0DD219-927D-4D04-9463-D70253331759.pdf Tiffany Studios Glass

The Chemistry of the Lycurgus Cup.
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Brill, Robert H. International Congress on Glass, Comptes Rendus, II, 1965, pp. 223.11-223.13, ill. AI84721 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-22 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB BBA83A1D-B5C4

A Huge Slab of Glass in the Ancient Necropolis of Beth She'arim.
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Brill, Robert H, International Congress on Glass, Comptes Rendus, 1965, pp. 1-11, ill. AI84719 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB 7E4FC07E-76E4-4C24-AA3F-2FE5EC63210B.pdf Technology

Jury Statements.
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Charbonneau, Diane and others. New Glass Review, v. 32 (2011), pp. 65-73, ill. 0275-469X AI85467 Essays by Diane Charbonneau, Richard Harned, Tina Oldknow, and Mark Zirpel. Diane Charbonneau mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 120590 p. 65 Jacobs, 37-- 120651 p. 65 Lee, 47-- 120743 p.

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