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The History Of Glass Tiles

The History of Glass Tile 2ND MILLENIUM BC I Earliest examples from columns of temples in Mesopotamia 1 Colored pieces of stone juxtaposed with shell and ivory I Romans took over Greece and popularized mosaic art. I First ever tiles called "tesserae" manufactured. SIGNIFICANT EVENTS SIGNIFICANT PEOPLE 500 AD 1 "Smalti" developed by Byzantine artists I Glass tiles used at temples mostly religious in theme I Alphabet developed I Athens founded. 1 Shang Dynasty founded 1 Judaism Founded 1 Wagons and Wheeled I Rameses I I Rameses II 1 Tutankhamun Chariots first used SIGNIFICANT EVENTS I Emperor Charlemagne born I William of Normandy sails from France to England VICTORIANERA ------------------------- SIGNIFICANT EVENTS I Mass production of glass tiles started I Napoleon Bonaparte Proclaimed Emperor I US declares war on Britain 1 Coca-cola makes first sale I Jesse James dies 1 Charles Darwin dies I Alexander Fleming discovers Penicillin I Alexander Graham Bell makes first phone call I First jeans created by Levi Strauss EARLY 20TH CENTURY SIGNIFICANT EVENTS I The Art Nouveau I Invention of the Ice cream cone Movement embraced use I Einstein introduces E=mc2 I Titanic sinks of glass as medium 1 Stained glass art gained in popularity I America Declares war on Germany I Mickey Mouse born I Adolf Hitler dies 1990'S 1 Used glass gets recreated as 'green' tiles I Resurgence of interest in glass tile as a floor and wall cladding SIGNIFICANT EVENTS I Dolly the Sheep I Hubble Space Telescope Launched I The Internet Sources: I.phpt#sthash.LI7DM5bC.dpuf 1990s_in_science_and_technology Glass TILE STORE.COM

The History Of Glass Tiles

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0 comments launches a detailed and helpful infographic on The History of the Glass Tile. Readers can learn historical data on the use of glass tiles from as early as the 2nd millenium BC up un...




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