Lightfoot, C S (2007) Ancient Glass in the National Museums Scotland. NMS Enterprises Ltd, Edinburgh. ISBN 978-1901663280

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Abstract

Ancient Glass in National Museums Scotland catalogues the extensive collection of glass vessels, objects and fragments from late Bronze Age to the Middle Ages to be found in National Museums Scotland. The collection has been assembled over the past 150 years and is based largely on East Mediterranean pieces.

An introductory essay on the history of ancient glassmaking is included, plus a chronological catalogue following the major technical developments in the manufacture of glass in the ancient world.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: Foreward by Elizabeth Goring, p5
Subjects: A General Works > AC Collections. Series. Collected works
C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
D History General and Old World > DE The Mediterranean Region. The Greco-Roman World
D History General and Old World > DF Greece
N Fine Arts > NK Decorative arts Applied arts Decoration and ornament
Theme: Collections & collecting
Department: World Cultures
Depositing User: Ruth Churchman
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2012 14:29
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2012 14:29
URI: http://repository.nms.ac.uk/id/eprint/827

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