The reconstructed Roman glass furnaces in the Roman Villa Borg Archaeological Park and the associated projects are the first of their kind in Germany. In addition to the experimental archaeological reconstruction of initially one glass furnace, the project also includes a lehr based on the Roman model.
The exemplary recovery, conservation and restoration of environmentally damaged archaeological finds using the example of medieval glass and glassworks in the Weserbergland region (Lower Saxony and North Rhine-Westphalia). Project Management University of Bamberg, Prof. Dr. Rainer Drewello
Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC, Würzburg
Services related to glass as a material can be found here in the glass competence field at the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research in Würzburg. In addition to the development of glasses and glass ceramics, we offer rapid standard processes for the manufacture and characterization of glass.