TITLE

Peking Glass Beads

AUTHOR(S)
Francis Jr., Peter
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
Ornament;Winter90, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the so-called Peking glass beads. Though the term is well established, there is a great chance that very few glass beads were ever made in the Chinese city now called Beijing. Peking glass beads are defined as wound glass beads with usually less than perfect shape and often with a small "peak" of glass on one or both ends.
ACCESSION #
32680257

 

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