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The transition from lead transparent to tin-opacified glaze productions in the western Islamic lands: al-Andalus, c. 875 – 929 CE

Author
Salinas-Pleguezuelo , E.; Pradell, T.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Journal of archaeological science
Date of publication
2018-04-10
Volume
94
Number
6
First page
1
Last page
11
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jas.2018.03.010 Open in new window
Project funding
Introduction of the glaze in Al-Andalus: technological waves and oriental influences
Inverse technology of glazes, enamels and painting layers for the recovery of Historic and Artistic Heritage
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/121269 Open in new window
URL
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305440318301043 Open in new window
Abstract
The earliest glazed ware in al-Andalus is dated to the Emiral period (c. 850 – 875 CE) and is not until the Caliphate of Córdoba (929 –1031 CE) that a distinctive polychrome tin glaze started being produced. A short transition period (c. 875 – 925 CE) in which elaborate monochrome and bichrome transparent glazes wares co- exist with polychrome transparent and tin opaque glazed wares has been identi fied. The existence of a poly- chrome lead transparent glaze production in al-Andalus wares...
Citation
Salinas-Pleguezuelo , E., Pradell, T. The transition from lead transparent to tin-opacified glaze productions in the western Islamic lands: al-Andalus, c. 875 – 929 CE. "Journal of archaeological science", 10 Abril 2018, vol. 94, núm. 6, p. 1-11.
Keywords
9th century, SEM-EDS, al-Andalus, overglaze decoration, polychrome lead glazes, tin-opacified glazes, western Islamic lands
Group of research
GCM - Group of Characterization of Materials

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