American brilliant cut glass collector and scholar will lecture at Columbus Museum Thursday

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.

Call 706-748-2562.

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