Answered By: Regan Brumagen Last Updated: Sep 19, 2016 Views: 70
The following book covers basic information about testing glass with black light:
The Black Light Book for Antiques & Collectibles: Detect Reproductions, Fakes and Repairs the Scientific way. [from the publishers of Antique & Collectors Reproduction News]. Antique & Collectors Reproduction News. Updated 4th ed. Des Moines, Iowa: Antique & Collectors Reproduction News, 1998. 96 p.
Cover title. "How to test: glass, china, gemstones, cast iron, pottery, paper, metal, prints, paintings, textiles, ivory, counterfeit currency and more." Includes bibliographical references (p. 109) and index. Glass: p. 56-67.
The website for Antique & Collectors Reproduction News OR ReproNews is: http://www.repronews.com/
(Our library has the printed version of the newsletter)
I also attached a list of books, articles and other materials that provide additional information.
If you wish to obtain copies of any of these items, please contact your local library. The Rakow Research Library is a member of the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC); your library can contact us through OCLC or they may mail an Interlibrary Loan form to us. You may request up to five items at a time. We send photocopies of articles and microfiche copies of our books (if they have been microfilmed) through Interlibrary Loan for four weeks use.
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