One of the first examples of optical glass made in the USA

Date Made: 1914est. 1899

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Charleroi

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Credit Line: Macbeth-Evans Glass Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CE.240Catalog Number: 240Accession Number: 57114

Object Name: Panel, Optical Glassglass, optical

Physical Description: "colorless" (overall color)glass, transparent (overall material)frosted? (joint piece production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 3 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 1/4 in; 8.255 cm x 8.255 cm x .635 cmoverall: 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in; .9525 cm x 7.9375 cm


Record Id: nmah_591079

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