GLAZES FOR THE CRAFT POTTER

By: Fraser, Harry (Foreword by Michael Casson)

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Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction, Classification & Technique; Basic Chemistry, Structure & Properties; Effect of Heat; Composition & Formula; The Constituent Oxides; The Raw Materials; Glaze Calculations; Frits & Health Precautions; Acid-Resistance & Lead Release; Opacifiers; Colour in Ceramic Glazes; Glaze Types & Effects; Cushing & Grinding; Glaze Preparation; Glaze Application; Glaze Firing; Development & Testing; Pottery Faults & Their Remedy; Glaze Recipes; Appendices 1: ...Restriction on the use of certain types of glazes...; 2: Low-solubility glaze test; 3: Acid-resistance testing; 4: Borax bead method of testing metallic compounds; 5 Brogniart; s formula for dry matter...; 6 Temperature equivalents of cones; 7: Temperature conversion; 8: elements of ceramics & their oxides; 9: Glaze oxides & raw materials; 10: Table of chemical & physical constants; 11: Suppliers; Biography; Index. ; 72 b&w + diagrams/graphs; 4to; 146 pp

Title: GLAZES FOR THE CRAFT POTTER

Author Name: Fraser, Harry (Foreword by Michael Casson)

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Watson- Guptill Publishing: 1974

ISBN Number: 0823021327

ISBN Number 13: 9780823021321

Binding: Boards

Book Condition: VG+/VG; Small tear to upper/DJ.

Seller ID: 4278

Keywords: Ceramics,