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  • Hulme, however, who has carefully investigated the subject, is of opinion that flint-glass in its present form was introduced about 1730.
  • There were 88 glass 88 It is probable that the flint-glass of that date was very different from the flint-glass of to-day.
  • It is the development of this craft in connexion with the perfecting of flint-glass that makes the 18th century the most important period in the history of English glass-making.
  • The term flint-glass is now understood to mean a glass composed of the silicates of potash and lead.
  • These are of dense flint-glass (Schott 0.102), and each has a refracting angle of 63° 29'.
 

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