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Egyptian faience


Egyptian faience is a sintered-quartz ceramic displaying surface vitrification which creates a bright lustre of various colours, with blue-green being the most ...

What is Egyptian Faience? - Amy Waller Pottery


History of ancient Egyptian faience aka Eygptian paste, including how it is made and the story behind its name.

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Mar 13, 2014 ... Here is a short but very informative video on Egyptian Faience (a.k.a. Egyptian Paste) You can see her at http://www.amywallerpottery.com/

History of Egyptian Faience - UCL


Nov 6, 2009 ... 'Egyptian Faience' is a glazed non-clay ceramic material. ... To the ancient Egyptians, faience was known as "tjehnet" which meant brilliant or ...

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Egypt: Egyptian Faience, A Feature Tour Egypt Story


Jun 8, 2011 ... The sweet little blue-hued Hippopotamus figurine known as "William" is a fine example of faience-making. Museum-goers are familiar with the ...

Ancient Egyptian faience may be key to printing 3D ceramics - Gizmag


Sep 12, 2012 ... University of West England researchers are using Egyptian faience to develop a printable ceramic that is self-glazing.

Faience in Ancient Egypt | The Classroom | Synonym


Egyptian faience was a ceramic material created to resemble precious stones, such as turquoise and lapis lazuli. Ancient Egyptians used faience to produce a ...

Egyptian Faience and Glass (Shire Egyptology): Paul T. Nicholson ...


Egyptian faience is a hallmark of ancient Egypt culture and is probably known to everyone who has visited the Egyptian gallery of a museum. This book ...

Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian Faience | Kimbell Art Museum


The first major exhibition devoted to the artistic medium of faience in ancient Egypt was on view at the Kimbell Art Museum from January 24 through April 25, ...

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Faience - Ancient History Encyclopedia


Egyptian faience is a glassy substance manufactured most expertly by the ancient Egyptians (though the process was first developed in Mesopotamia, first...

Curator's Diary 26/5/12: Making ancient Egyptian faience | Egypt at ...


May 27, 2012 ... The characteristic blue colour of Egyptian faience comes from a copper compound added to this mixture. Once fired, a thick glaze forms on the ...

Faience - The World's First High Tech Ceramic - Archaeology


Ancient faience is a manufactured material imitating bright colors and gloss of semi-precious gems first used in Egyptian jewelry about 5500 years ago.