Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

THE LEGION OF HONOR MUSEUM

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on February 20, 2017

The Legion of Honor Museum

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The Legion of Honor is part of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. The name is used both for the museum collection and for the building in which it is housed. The collection spanning more than 6,000 years of ancient and European art houses the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts in a neoclassical building overlooking Lincoln Park and the Golden Gate Bridge. They have a fine glass collection of about 3,400 objects of which 114 are ancient Roman and Islamic.

Link to museum web site:  https://legionofhonor.famsf.org/

Below are some pictures of this beautiful glass collection

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