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Glaze Recipe Library - Number 1

Hamada Matt

Cone 10 reduction

Contributed by: Robert Saxby

Good buttery glaze as seen on Hamada pots

Potash Feldspar 72.1
Ball Clay 14.2
Whiting 12.3
Zinc Oxide 11.1
Red Iron Oxide (FeO2) 3.5
Rutile 2.8
Barium Carbonate 1.4
Copper Carbonate 0.4

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