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59th Seminar on Glass Day Two Panel Three: Cultural Practices of Glass

A series of pre-recorded papers informs this live panel discussion relating to the many contexts, meanings, functions, and innovations of glass within cultures and communities throughout the Atlantic World during the long 18th century (about 1680-1820). Panel Three: Cultural Practices of Glass Moderator: Dr. Iris Moon, Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts, Metropolitan Museum of Art Panel: Suzanne Phillips, Ph.D. student, University of Buckingham (UK) "Francis Eginton (1737-1805): a Satellite in the Orbit of the Lunar Circle" Sammi Lukic-Scott, Ph.D. candidate, University of York (UK) "Illuminating Images: The Role of Glass in Developing Reproductive Translucent Images in the Long Eighteenth Century" Dr. Ann Smart Martin, Stanley and Polly Stone (Chipstone) Professor of American Decorative Arts and Material Culture, University of Wisconsin (USA) "Blaze-Creators: A Material Culture of Lighting and Surfaces in Eighteenth-Century Domestic Interiors" 59th Annual Seminar on Glass The Museum's 59th Annual Seminar on Glass was presented virtually Friday, October 8, and Saturday, October 9, 2021, in conjunction with the special exhibition "In Sparkling Company: Glass and the Cost of Social Life in Britain during the 1700s"