Journal article

The glass-melting furnace and the crucibles of Südel (1723–1741, Switzerland): provenance of the raw materials and new evidence of high thermal performances

  • Eramo, Giacomo Département de géosciences, minéralogie et pétrographie, université de Fribourg, Switzerland
    13.12.2006
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  • Journal of Cultural Heritage. - 2006, vol. 7, no. 4, p. 286-300
English Fifty crucible fragments and 10 fragments of the melting furnace of the forest glassworks of Südel (1723–1741, Ct. Luzern), were analyzed by petrographic, mineralogical and chemical techniques in order to assess the temperature reached in the melting chamber and to find out which raw materials were used to make the crucibles and the melting furnace. Since the crucibles were used in the melting... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des sciences
Department
Géosciences
Language
  • English
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Archeology
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