All About Glass

All About Glass

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Fifty years of glass making: 1869-1919.
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Macbeth-Evans Glass Company. 19299 Pittsburgh: Macbeth-Evans Glass Company, c1920 4 p. l., [11]-94 p.: incl. front., ill., ports.; 24 cm. TP853.P4 A digital copy of this book was made by/for Joseph Imler from the book in the University of Toronto Library. CMGL has a copy of the digital file on CD

Catalogue général officiel / Exposition internationale des arts décoratifs et industriels modernes, Paris, avril-octobre 1925.
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Exposition internationale des arts décoratifs et industriels modernes (1925: Paris, France) 19364 Paris: Vaugirard, [1925] 480 p., [8] leaves of plates: ill., plans (1 col.); 22 cm. T805 At head of title: Ministère du commerce et de l'industrie, des postes et des télégraphes. Cover title.

Reports of artisans selected by a committee appointed by the Council of the Society of Arts to visit the Paris Universal Exhibition, 1867.
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Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain) Kirchhoff, Francis. Glass painting. Pearsall, Richard. On sheet and plate glass. Barnes, T. C. (Thomas C.) Table and fancy glass. Swene, W. T. Table and fancy glass. Wilkinson, T. J. (Tony J.) Table and fancy glass. 19760 London: Bell and Daldy, 1867. viii, 476

20th century auction.
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Treadway Gallery, auctioneer. John Toomey Gallery, auctioneer. 13361 Twentieth century auction 112 pages: illustrations, some color; 28 cm Session One: Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau. Session Two: Art Deco, 1950s/Modern, Italian Glass. Estimated prices. November 14, 1993 Auction CorningDB November

Steuben crystal in private collections.
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Steuben Glass (Firm) 1082 New York: Steuben Glass, c1985. [64] p.: ill.; 27 cm. A copy of this item was received with the Steuben collection. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. Steuben collection. Publications Archives CorningDB D09BFBDE-A1C9-4490-8B93-D6F253849E18.pdf Steuben Glass

Composición química de algunos vidrios de la Catedral de León.
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Brill, Robert H. Conservación de vidrieras históricas: Análisis y diagnóstico de su deterioro. Restauración, Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, 1997, pp. 114-131, ill. AI52252 Book Paper presented at international seminar on the deterioration, conservation, and restoration of

Scientific Research in Early Asian Glass.
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Brill, Robert H. Proceedings of XVII International Congress on Glass, v. 1, Invited Lectures, Beijing: Chinese Ceramic Society, 1995, pp. 270-279, ill. AI42589 Book Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-83 Also available online in the Science

Chemical Analyses of Some Glasses from the Collection of Simon Kwan.
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Brill, Robert H. Early Chinese Glass = Zhongguo gu dai bo li. Hong Kong, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2001, pp. 448-471, ill. AI52933 Book Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB 52E6D5AB-C174-4327-BBA1-DEC5354703AD.pdf Technology CMG

A Note on the Scientist's Definition of Glass.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 4, 1962, pp. 127-138, ill. AI58057 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-3 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text

Don't Go with the Flow! Reports of Liquid Assets of Glass Lack a Solid Foundation.
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Brill, Robert H. The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter, Spring 2000, pp. [5-6]. AI47798 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-93 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008

The Fission-Track Dating of Man-made Glasses: Preliminary Results.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 6, 1964, pp. 151-155, ill. AI59261 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-10 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text

An Observation on the Corinth Diatretum.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 6, 1964, pp. 56-58, ill. AI59262 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-9 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text

An Inlaid Glass Plate in Athens.
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies, v. 4, 1962, pp. 37-47, ill. AI58058 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-4 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Also available online in the Science Research database.

A Collaborative Study of Early Glassmaking in Egypt c. 1500 BC.
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Lilyquist, C. Brill, Robert H. Annales du 13e Congrès de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre. Lochem, the Netherlands: AIHV, 1996, pp. 1-9. AI48473 Pays Bas, the Netherlands, Aug. 28-Sept. 1, 1995 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses

The Morphology of Weathering on Historical Glasses.
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Brill, Robert H. Rivista della Stazione Sperimentale del Vetro, v. 30, no. 6, Nov./Dec. 2000, pp. 7-8. AI51654 Lecture presented at the conference "The Surface: A Bug in New and Old Glasses-- GS 2000," Venice, Italy, November 6-9, 2000. Also available online in the Science Research

The Glassmakers of Firozabad and the Glassmakers of Kapadwanj: Two Pilot Video Projects.
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Brill, Robert H. Annales du 15e Congrès de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre (Corning, New York, 2001). Nottingham, U.K.: AIHV, 2003, pp. 267-268. AI57408 Book Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-103 Also

Glass Finds on Bahamian Island Open Up New World of Thought about Site of Columbus's Landfall
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Brill, Robert H. The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter Autumn 1988, pp. 1-2 AI20673 ill. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-56 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in

Scientific Investigations of Some Glasses from Sedeinga
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies v. 33, 1991, pp. 11-28 AI27392 ill. 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-66 Two 3rd-c. A.D. footed flutes found in

Chemical Analyses of Some Early Indian Glasses
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Brill, Robert H. Archaeometry of Glass, Proceedings of the Archaeometry Session of the XIV International Congress on Glass Calcutta: Indian Ceramic Society, 1987, pp. 1-25 AI20672 Additional info: New Delhi, March 2-6, 1986, H. C. Bhardwaj, ed Also available online in the Science Research database,

Scientific Investigations of Ancient Asian Glass
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Brill, Robert H. UNESCO Maritime Route of Silk Roads. Report, Nara Symposium '91 Nara, Japan: The Nara International Foundation, 1993, pp. 70-79 AI31384 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB 9C6E6E51-2D0A-402E-A87C-EC3FFF74BB1E.pdf Glass

A Note on Lead-Isotope Analyses of Faience Beads from China
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Brill, Robert H. Vocke, Robert D., Jr. Wang Shixiong Zhang Fukang Journal of Glass Studies v. 33, 1991, pp. 116-118 AI27385 ill. Reference list E: Corning Museum of Glass publications, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, C-17 Also available online in the Science Research

A Red Opaque Glass from Sardis and Some Thoughts on Red Opaques in General
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Brill, Robert H. Cahill, Nicholas D Journal of Glass Studies v. 30, 1988, pp. 16-27 AI20674 ill. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-55 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB 493FFF4A-92CD-4EC5-902C

The Thomas Panel.
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Brill, Robert H. Whitehouse, David Journal of Glass Studies v. 30, 1988, pp. 34-50 AI20675 ill. 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-54 Late Roman opus sectile wall

Some Thoughts on the Origin of the Chinese Word, 'Boli.'
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Brill, Robert H. Glass and Enamel, v. 18, no. 5, 1990, pp. 61-64 AI26948 Additional info: Shanghai Facsimile copy (i.e., Xerox) Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. In Chinese. CitationDB 6C4EFDAB-9C2E-468C-B02F-D8B229D84D93.pdf Glass East Asia CMG Call Number:  No

Some Glass Beads Excavated on San Salvador Island in the Bahamas
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Brill, Robert H. Hoffman, Charles A Annales du 10e Congrès de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre Amsterdam, Netherlands: AIHV, 1987, pp. 373-398, ill. AI20788 Additional info: Madrid-Segovie, Sept. 23-28, 1985 Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H.

Chemical Analyses of Some Glasses from Frattesina
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Brill, Robert H. Journal of Glass Studies v. 34, 1992, pp. 11-22 AI30146 ill. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-69 10th-9th-c. B.C. bead and slab samples from Veneto site Also available online in the Science Research database, full text.

Kenchreai Panels Revisited.
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The Corning Museum of Glass Newsletter, Summer 1996, pp. [1-2], ill. AI37939 Conservation of the 4th-c. A.D. glass mosaic panels. Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. Digitized by OCLC Digitization Services in 2008. Text-searchable.pdf created from digital file.

Chemical Analyses of Some Ancient Glasses from Korea
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Lee, In-Sook Brill, Robert H. Fenn, Philip M. Annales du 12e Congrès de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre Amsterdam: A.I.H.V., 1993, pp. 163-175 AI34305 Additional info: Vienna, Aug. 26-31, 1991 Also available online in the Science Research database, full text.

Some Thoughts on the Famen Temple Glass Finds.
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Brill, Robert H. Fenn, Philip M. Selected Papers from the First International Symposium on the History and Culture of the Famen Temple, [1992], pp. 254-258, ill AI31213 Glasswares in Famen Temple. Reference list A: Glass research, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-74

Thoughts on the Glass of Central Asia with Analyses of Some Glasses from Afghanistan
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Brill, Robert H. Proceedings of the XVth International Congress on Glass, Archaeometry Moscow: Rotoprint VNIIZSM, 1989, pp. 19-24 AI23465 Additional info: Leningrad, July 2-7, 1989, O. V. Mazurin, ed Also available online in the Science Research database, full text. CitationDB DE3B719B-9D43-4CE0

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