With items from the 17th congress of the International Association of the History of Glass, this collection showcases the work of scholars from all over the world. In addition to numerous contributions on the use, manufacture, and trade of glass in the Antique period, the importance of glass in more recent historical periods is dealt with in detail. Finally, apart from contributions on stained glass, glass decoration, and the use of enameling, there is a substantial series of papers on the chemical analysis of glass.Blue This cobalt coloured glass is a soda-lime-silica glass of a very similar composition to the amber glass, except it has higher concentrations of iron oxide. ... 1991; Jackson and Nicholson 2007). ... plant species is fraught with problems not least because so few plants have been chemically characterised (Jackson et al.
|Title||:||Annales Du 17e Congrès D'Associationi Internationale Pour L'histoire Du Verre|
|Publisher||:||ASP / VUBPRESS / UPA - 2009|