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Sandwich glass

Scope note

Use to describe double-wall glassware with inner decoration of engraved gold leaf; also a general name for pressed glass so called because of the large quantity of pressed glass produced by the Boston Sandwich Glass Company.

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<glass by technique>

Term used for

glass, sandwich


11yrs ago

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