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Author Wight, Karol, 1958-

Title Molten color : glassmaking in antiquity / Karol B. Wight.

Imprint Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    748.2 WIG    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    748.2 WIG    Available
Description viii, 136 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 128) and index.
Contents What is glass? -- The birth of glass: Mesopotamia and Egypt -- Glass in the Mediterranean world -- The discovery of inflating glass -- Glass in the Roman world --. Glass in the later empire: regional distinctions -- How was glass used? -- Glossary of glass terms.
Subject Glass manufacture -- History.
Glassware, Ancient.
ISBN 9781606060537 (pbk.)
1606060538 (pbk.)

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