Glass is an fascinating material, that move the people from the immemorial. It exists sine more than 7000 years and belongs to the oldest materials.
Also the art of glass-blowing exists already since 2000 years. The word 'glass' is based on the Germanic, from the term 'glasa' and means something is shinning or shimmering. The history of glass goes from ca. 8000 before Christ to the 20th century.
We have summarized the most important milestones on the following timetable.