Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Red and white tumblers, grape vine pattern goblet and white decanter and tumbler of Bohemian glass July, 1913 AMERICAN HOMES AND GARDENS 253 fhm. II **■. J«L SJw
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A grape dish of pink and white Bohemian glass on them, even amid the requirements of an isolated region, brought into use for rough cutting, sand, which had been They were not a stupid race, rather a spirited, skilful moistened in water, being thrown on. Next, the sandstone and intelligent one, who were able to do wonderful work was applied, to be followed by the wooden wheel, on which so good that when first put on the market all the old, estab- fine sand had been thrown, fine emery and lastly putty lished firms in France winced. There could be no question- powder. ing its worth, it was clear, light and delicate to the touch, The finishing was done on the last wheel, but if he had and differing from any other glass that had been shown none at hand he could obtain a good finish by the use of a and withal it was perfectly colorless. In coloring a stain was used by be-ing applied to the surface by meansof a brush, and securely fixed throughsubjection to heat. The chief beautyof this war
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