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Faience Hippo from the Middle Kingdom at the Louvre - Ancient ...
The Middle Kingdom period of ancient Egypt followed the First Intermediate Period and lasted for about four centuries.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/egyptperiods/ss/022208EgyptPer_4.htm
Pottery in Egypt - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Glazed pottery resulted in such memorably brilliant material as the faience of the blue hippopotamus. Broken pottery vessels could be repaired using gypsum or ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/egyptsociety/ss/021211-Pottery-In-Egypt.htm
What Is Natron? (Use in Ancient Egypt) - Ancient/Classical History
Examples: Natron was also used in the production of faience. Source: "The Technique of Egyptian Fa´ence," by Joseph Veach Noble;American Journal of ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/mummies/g/021411-Natron.htm
Faience - The World's First High Tech Ceramic - About Archaeology
Ancient faience is a completely manufactured material created (one assumes) to imitate the bright colors and gloss of hard-to-get gems and used in jewelry ...
http://archaeology.about.com/od/fterms/qt/faience.htm
Faience - Faience Pottery - About.com
Faience is a French term that refers to tin-glazed earthenware. The term comes from wares produced in the Italian town of Faenza and exported from there.
http://pottery.about.com/od/potteryglossarydf/g/faience-defined.htm
Quimper Faience Pottery History, Marks and Wares - Antiques
Quimper actually refers to more than one company that produced similar faience wares. Learn more about the history and marks associated with these ...
http://antiques.about.com/od/pottery/a/Quimper-Faience-Pottery.htm
The Earliest Glass Material Manufacture - About Archaeology
The technological leap in glass making called faience is essentially a modeling compound made of crushed quartz or silica sand, mixed with natron and salt, ...
http://archaeology.about.com/od/glass/ss/glass_making_2.htm
Rookwood Faience Tile - Antiques - About.com
Rookwood Faience Tile - Rookwood Pottery Prices, Values and Identification Guide.
http://antiques.about.com/od/onlinepriceguides/ig/Rookwood-Pottery-Price-Guide/Rookwood-Maroon-Tile.htm
Egyption Paste (Pottery) - History and Recipes - About.com
Egyptian paste (also known as Egyptian faience) is a self-glazing ceramic body. In other words, the glaze materials are included in the clay body. No further ...
http://pottery.about.com/od/typesofclays/tp/Egyptian-Paste.htm
Rookwood Blue Faience Tile - Antiques - About.com
Rookwood Blue Faience Tile - Rookwood Pottery Prices, Values and Identification Guide.
http://antiques.about.com/od/onlinepriceguides/ig/Rookwood-Pottery-Price-Guide/Rookwood-Blue-Faience-Tile.htm
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