No-one likes general adverts, and ours hadn't been updated for ages, so we're having a clear-out and a change round to make the new ones useful to you. These new adverts bring in a small amount to help pay for the board and keep it free for you to use, so please do use them whenever you can, Let our links help you find great books on glass or a new piece for your collection. Thank you for supporting the Board.

Author Topic: Neodymium - FM Konstglas Ronneby (Marcolin)  (Read 613 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline inca

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 270
  • Gender: Female
  • Stockholm, Sweden
Neodymium - FM Konstglas Ronneby (Marcolin)
« on: January 06, 2007, 11:26:16 PM »

I would like to share these two pictures with you!

I have two items from FM Konstglas Ronneby (Marcolin) that are lilac/blue
and lilac/green. The lilac on both change colour between
daylight/incandescent light and fluorescent lighting.

Here are my two items:

I have now discovered that this is called Neodymium. Fascinating subject!

You can read more here:
"lavender/lilac in daylight or in incandescent light and then turns to a
pale blue color in fluorescent lighting"

My thanks to David for the above info!


all texts and pictures © Ingela Nyrén

Support the Glass Message Board by finding a book via

Offline David E

  • Author
  • Members
  • ***
  • Posts: 3905
    • Heart of the Country, England
Re: Neodymium - FM Konstglas Ronneby (Marcolin)
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2007, 11:31:42 PM »
Very nice Ingela - I haven't seen another colour used with Neo glass before. What a striking combination! 8)
► Chance Additions ◄
The 2nd volume of the domestic glassware of Chance Brothers
Contact ► Cortex Design ◄ to order any book

Support the Glass Message Board by finding glass through


SMF spam blocked by CleanTalk
Look for glass on
Visit the Glass Encyclopedia
link to glass encyclopedia
Look for glass on (us)
Visit the Online Glass Museum
link to glass museum

This website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand