Composition of early Eighteenth Century Window Glass from Silkstone, Yorkshire
Author(s): David Dungworth
This report examines early eighteenth-century window glass recovered during the excavation of a seventeenth century glasshouse and eighteenth-century pottery. Two fragments of window glass are high-lime low alkali glass while ten are mixed alkali glass with high strontium contents indicating that they were manufactured using seaweed (kelp).
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- Research Department Reports
- Glass Post Medieval