Glass Ribbon Machine

Object Name: 
Glass Ribbon Machine

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Object Name: 
Glass Ribbon Machine
Accession Number: 
2016.8.411
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 243.8 cm, W: about 243.8 cm, D: about 2,286 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1998
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ledvance, LLC
Primary Description: 
Glass Ribbon Machine. Large metal S2 ribbon machine separated into four parts. Machine complete with A19C3 mold set, A19C3 tip set, A193C plate set, A19C3 pocket and plain roll, tip cooling duct, and plate cooling duct.
Provenance: 
Osram Sylvania, Former Collection
2016-07
Ledvance LLC, Source
2016-07
to
2016-11-14
Material: 
Inscription: 
S2 Ribbon / Machine / 'Best in Class' 'Fastest in the World' / Osram / Sylvania / Glass Technologies / Wellsboro, PA USA / Built - January 1998
inscription
Acquisitions (2017) illustrated, p. 55 (#36); BIB# AI103665
Objects in Focus (2017) illustrated, p. 17 (right); BIB# 703984
Corning Ribbon Machine, raw footage (2016)BIB# 704994
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2016 (2016) illustrated, p. 30; BIB# 714015