Bristol glaze

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A low-fired stoneware glaze that that produces a clear or cream color-glassy surface. Bristol glazes, developed in the mid 19th century, contain feldspar, and zinc oxide.

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  • Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)
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