It was senseless to look elsewhere, as both had been present when Cynthia placed the small fragment in the cut glass enclosure.
At the end of the 18th century English cut glass was unrivalled for design and beauty.
At the present time cut glass is steadily regaining favour.
Glass-cutting was a craft imported from Germany, but the English material so greatly surpassed Bohemian glass in brilliance that the Bohemian cut-glass was eclipsed.
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Owing to the sacrifice of form to prismatic brilliance, cut-glass gradually lost its artistic value.
Towards the middle of the 19th century it became the fashion to regard all cut-glass as barbarous, and services of even the best period were neglected and dispersed.
At the present time scarcely anything is known about the origin of the few specimens of 18th-century English cut-glass which have been preserved in public collections.
Other important manufactures in 1905 were petroleum products ($2,006,484); lumber and planing mill products ($1,604,274); women's clothing ($1,477,648); children's carriages and sleds ($ 1, 4 6 5,599); car-shop construction and repairs, by steam railway companies ($1,366,506); carriages and wagons ($ 1, 22 5,387); structural iron work ($1,102,035); agricultural implements, bicycles, automobiles (a recent and growing industry), plate and cut-glass (made largely from a fine quality of sand found near the city), tobacco, spices and malted liquors.
His cut-glass accent was too strong, often making it difficult to understand what he was saying.
These very pretty cut glass drinks coasters are round, with a cut star pattern to the base.
Philip Bradbury Glass Specializes in period etched glass, leaded lights and brilliant cut glass.
In terms of frightening off customers, the words Gerald Ratner, £ 4.99 cut-glass decanter and crap springs to mind.
Suitably inscribed cut-glass tankards were presented during the season to both of them.
Choose a glass or cut-glass crystal vase.
You can use cut-glass crystal bowls to give the reflective quality of ice.
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