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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.

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 Beads | eBay


Ancient Egyptian clay and faience bead necklace 664-332 BC ... 25 Ancient Egyptian Faience Mummy Beads, 3000+Years Old, 4-5mm, #A2299. $5.00. 0 bids.

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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/

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 ...

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.

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


Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Paul Nicholson studied Archaeology and Prehistory at the .... This little paperback is a scientific review of ancient and important techniques. Definitely a source work for anyone really interested in faience.

Lotiform Chalice | Work of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History ...


Dynasty: Dynasty 22-25. Date: ca. 945–664 B.C.. Geography: Said to be from Middle Egypt, Tuna el-Gebel region; From Egypt. Medium: Faience. Dimensions: h.

Egyptian Faience | Keyword | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The ...


Egyptian Faience. Essays (9); Works of Art (26). Back. Taweret amulet with double head. 21.6.73. Jewelry Elements for a Broad Collar. 31.114.2a.

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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...

History of Egyptian Faience - UCL


Nov 6, 2009 ... The History of Egyptian Faience. Faience workers depicted in 26th Dynasty tomb of Ibi (Aba), Thebes. Faience workers depicted in the ...

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 ...