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faience

Timothy Darvill

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

Second edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199534043
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727139
faience

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Blue‐coloured artificial glasslike material made from baked siliceous clay. Faience was used for the manufacture of a variety of

Reference Entry.  79 words. 

Subjects: Archaeology

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