(1) In this episode of the ArchaeoDuck series, Chloe Duckworth and her colleague travel around southern Spain, visiting museums to take samples of archaeological glass from their collections. (2) In this drama from Iran, an expert in handicrafts comes to Shiraz to do research on traditional mirror work and to meet a renowned master craftsman. He is awed by the master’s works in the city’s heritage sites. He is also preoccupied with poetic mirror metaphors, and coincidentally has a chance meeting with a young woman in a bazaar.
Produced in 2020 by Archaeological Legacy Institute
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Ancient Glass: A Guide to the Yale Collection (Yale University) [PDF]
History of Glass (Wikipedia)
Persian Plasterwork and Decoration with Mirrors (Welcome to Iran)