Color glass of traditional Czech chandeliers

Published: Jan 21, 2018

Metal oxides are mainly used during the production of colour transparent glasses used in traditional crystal lighting fixtures. The final colour effect is also influenced by the composition of the raw material (whether it’s sodium, potassium or lead, etc.), as well as the melting process – the so-called oxidation with oxygen access or reduction without oxygen access ..

Lamps in the shape of a pyramid of uranium glass

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