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Record Type: concept
lime glass (<glass by composition or origin>, glass (material), ... Materials (Hierarchy Name))

 

Note: A name given to a type of glass developed in 1864 by William Leighton as a substitute for lead glass in making inexpensive bottles. Calcined limestone, or lime, is used to produce a glass whose advantages are that it is inexpensive, lightweight, cools quickly, and is less resonant.
 
Terms:
lime glass (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,N)
glass, lime (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
kalkglas (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
verre à la chaux (C,U,French-P,D,U,N)
verre calcique (C,U,French,AD,U,N)
vidrio de cal (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (Hierarchy Name)
.... Materials (Hierarchy Name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (matter)
........ materials (matter) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by composition>
............ <materials by composition> (G)
Hierarchy of inorganic material
................ inorganic material (G)
Hierarchy of glass (material)
.................... glass (material) (G)
Hierarchy of <glass by composition or origin>
........................ <glass by composition or origin> (G)
Hierarchy of lime glass
............................ lime glass (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... De naam van een glassoort die in 1864 werd ontwikkeld door William Leighton ter vervanging van loodglas bij de productie van goedkope flessen. Gecalcineerde kalksteen of kalk wordt gebruikt voor de fabricage van glas dat als voordelen heeft dat het goedkoop, licht en minder resonant is en dat het snel afkoelt. 
Spanish ..... Nombre asignado a un tipo de vidrio desarrollado en 1864 por William Leighton como sustituto del vidrio con plomo para fabricar botellas de bajo precio. Se utiliza caliza calcinada o cal para producir un vidrio cuyas ventajas son su bajo precio, menor peso, rápido enfriamiento y menor resonancia.  

Sources and Contributors:
glass, lime............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
kalkglas............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
lime glass............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 125642 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1973) GLOS
.......................  Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Glass (1977) 184
.......................  Personal Communication Jane Spillman, Curator, Corning Museum of Glass, December 1991.
.......................  Spillman, Glass Tableware (1982) GLOS
.......................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
verre à la chaux............  [CHIN Preferred]
.............................  CHIN database (1988-)
verre calcique............  [CHIN, VP]
.............................  CHIN database (1988-)
vidrio de cal............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred]
..........................  Diccionario de términos científicos y técnicos (1981)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, CHIN, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 125642 checked 26 January 2012
............  CHIN database (1988-)
............  Polytechnisch woordenboek En-Ne (1991)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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