Tom Duncan, an Atlanta-based American brilliant cut glass collector and scholar, will lecture at the Columbus Museum, 1251 Wynnton Road at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Duncan will talk about the glass, which was made in the Brilliant Period from 1876-1917, in the museum's Wright Room.
He will also show a slide presentation that depicts how cut glass pieces may have been used during a Victorian-era dinner party.
The exhibit," American Innovation: Brilliant Glass (1876-1917)," can be seen through Jan. 16.
The museum is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday.
Admission is free.