Francine In Retirement
Seeing Life Through Photography



Last year I visited the Cambridge Glass Museum, where I saw a wonderful collection of Cambridge Glass and given a guided tour showing how glass was made in the early 1900th. 

Below are some of the photos I took of the elegant chandelier and dinnerware.  Also a slideshow showing how the glass pieces were made.



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Videos about history of Cambridge Glass 

To see Ailsa’s amazing selection of glass she has photographed, plus entries from other wonderful bloggers, visit Where’s my backpack? Travel Theme: Glass.

Related Information:  National Cambridge Collection



21 Responses to “TRAVEL THEME: GLASS”

  1. How very pretty! I should think if any was for sale it would be very expensive.

  2. Beautiful. Love those dainty wine glasses.

  3. I agree with Lucid Gypsy. These certainly look out of my price range but they are beautiful pictures. There is something about the sparkle of glass in a photo that attracts me. You post such variable and interesting things, Francine! Thank you.

  4. Lovely glassware. Nice photos.

  5. Oh, I hope I’m invited for dinner! Such beautiful and pretty glass things. I really enjoyed looking at your photos.

  6. enjoy the legacy of Cambridge Glass! Thank you, Francine!

  7. Lovely pics and video, Francine. Love that gorgeous chandelier. 🙂

  8. what an elegant chandelier.. i love it!

  9. Francine, I went through Cambridge but not the museum. Your photos inspire me to return. Thanks for sharing

  10. Some beautiful pieces of glass, Francine, and a wonderful response to the challenge.

  11. Beautiful glassware – and a stunning chandelier.

  12. Beautiful entries Francine!

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  14. That chandelier is a darling. 🙂 Thank you for showing us interesting places, Francine.

  15. Love the peachy color in those top shots – great gallery, Francine!

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  17. I love the elegant table settings!

  18. This crystal is real appreciation of beauty! thank you!

  19. Beautiful! Thanks for the tour!

  20. Beautiful setting. 🙂

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