Glass


Format:
Book


Secondary title:
Smithsonian illustrated library of antiques; Variation: Smithsonian illustrated library of antiques.


Author(s):
Gardner, Paul Vickers Hoffman Joan P.


Keyword(s):
Glassware.


Year:
1979


Pages:
127 p.


Publisher:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum


Publisher location:
[New York]


Accession number:
5737680


Label:
Box 6


Notes:
ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm. Techniques of glassmaking -- Glass from the Pharaohs to the Sultans -- Venice and its influence -- Glass in the New World -- Advice for glass collectors. Includes index./ Bibliography: p. [123] Paul Vickers Gardner ; [text editor, Joan Hoffman ; picture editor, Lisa Little]. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: NK5104; Dewey: 748.2


ISBN:
LCCN: 78-62735


Abstract:
Traces the history of ornamental and useful glass production from antiquity to the WW 1 years of 1914-1918 and touches upon a few of the important developments occurring later in the 20th century.


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