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Lead-glass

Scope note

Glass containing a high proportion of lead oxide and having a relatively high refractive index, with poor acid resistance and low rigidity; used in many optical components, neon-sign tubing, and light bulbs.

This term has 1,064 records attributed within our system.

Connected records

An image of Sweetmeat glass

Sweetmeat glass

Accession Number: C.614-1961

An image of Armorial goblet

Armorial goblet

Accession Number: C.570-1961

An image of Posset pot

Posset pot

Accession Number: C.564-1961

An image of Two-handled cup

Two-handled cup

Accession Number: C.163-2015

An image of Punch bowl

Punch bowl

Accession Number: C.145-2015

An image of Form

Aura VII Torso

Accession Number: C.11-1999

An image of Vase

Vase

Accession Number: C.20-2000

An image of Vase

Vase

Accession Number: C.17-1999

An image of Container

Rondo No 2

Accession Number: C.13 & A-1999

An image of Form

Pyramid Form

Accession Number: C.99-1997

An image of Sugar caster

Sugar caster

Accession Number: C.153-1975

An image of Candlestick

Candlestick

Accession Number: C.555 & A-1961

An image of Wine glass

Wine glass

Accession Number: C.166-1975

An image of Punch bowl

Punch bowl

Accession Number: C.473 & A-1961

An image of Wine glass

Wine glass

Accession Number: C.40-1975

An image of Two-handled cup

Two-handled cup

Accession Number: C.254 & A-1961

An image of Wine glass

Wine glass

Accession Number: C.530-1961

An image of Wine glass

Wine glass

Accession Number: C.585-1961

An image of Decanter

Decanter

Accession Number: C.48-1975

An image of Goblet

Goblet

Accession Number: C.588-1961

An image of Decanter

Decanter

Accession Number: C.509 & A-1961

An image of Goblet

Goblet

Accession Number: C.295 & A-1961

An image of Wine glass

Wine glass

Accession Number: C.486-1961

An image of Armorial goblet

Armorial goblet

Accession Number: C.510-1961

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