In the first centuries of our era the art of glassmaking was developed at Rome and other cities under Roman rule in a most remarkable manner, and it reached a point of FIG.
A writer in the early part of the 15th century states that " glassmaking is an important industry at Haleb (Aleppo)."
Simon Pearce Restaurant Recipient of Wine Spectator Magazine's 2009 Award of Excellence, the restaurant's owner is artisan Simon Pearce, the name synonymous with American glassmaking.
The system of decorating vases and vessels by means of strands of glass trailed upon the surface in knots, zigzags and trellis work, was adopted by the Moors and is characteristic of Roman craftsmanship. Glassmaking was continued at Pinar de la Vidriera and at Al Castril de la Pena into the 17th century.