Photochromic Glass Strip

Object Name: 
Photochromic Glass Strip

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Object Name: 
Photochromic Glass Strip
Accession Number: 
99.8.32 D
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 7.5 cm, L: 69.9 cm, Th: 0.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Experimental Melting Department
Web Description: 
Strips of glass made by the fusion draw process were sagged into molds like mini windshields, to shape lens blanks for sunglasses.
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Source
1999
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
ATON/II/Lt. Gray/8125
Inscription
on underside in red
Primary Description: 
Photochromic Glass Strip. Transparent light grey glass. Rectangular shape, with 10 concave almost square shapes, lightly scored between.