Cylinder glass


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sheet glass made by blowing the glass in the form of a cylinder which is then split longitudinally, opened out, and flattened.

See also: Cylinder, Glass

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The majority of apartments have been re-plastered and the front-facing windows were replaced using cylinder glass to preserve the traditional look.
They take glass from ovens, blow it by mouths outside the ovens, reheat it and then shape it in cylinder glass that is finally made flat inside traditional machines.
Black and white accessories are essential: Spindle Table Lamp, pounds 45, Tesco; Kelly Hoppen framed print, pounds 64.50, and White Rose Cylinder Glass vase, pounds 39.84, both from QVC.