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More uranium glass

Dear Reader,

I have been in the second hand shops today of Lidköping, I have managed to find some more uranium glass. The glass does glow a nice green / yellow when you expose it to UV light. I will have to make a radiometric examination of the glass to determine if it is uranium glass or some other glass which has similar optical properties.

I think in future I will carry a UV torch in my pocket when I am out and about, here is a photo of the glass under normal light.

Mark's new uranium glass

Mark’s new uranium glass

Here is a photo when the only light is UV light from my UV torch.

My new uranium glass with UV light, notice it is glowing green

My new uranium glass with UV light, notice it is glowing green

I will examine the glass as soon as possible, then I will post the results of my tests.

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