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

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

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Object Name
Panel, Optical Glass
glass, optical
date made
1914
est. 1899
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Charleroi
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 cm
overall: 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in;.9525 cm x 7.9375 cm
ID Number
CE.240
catalog number
240
accession number
57114
Credit Line
Macbeth-Evans Glass Company
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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