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To help you learn more about glass canes, I attached our bibliography, including books, articles and a few auction catalogs. The websites may be useful as well.

For assistance identifying your glass cane, please contact the Museum’s Curatorial Department,  through their online form ( As a non-profit, cultural institution, The Corning Museum of Glass is unable to provide appraisals.

If you wish to obtain copies of library 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 send an Interlibrary Loan form to us by e-mail. We send copies of articles and will also loan certain books if a second copy is available in the library collection. Books are loaned for a four week period. For further information, please see our web page:

Once the Curatorial Department has given you an idea of time period or country, I will be happy to search further for information.