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Enamel

Scope note

A usually opaque, vitreous coating, composed chiefly of quartz, feldspar, clay, soda, and borax, applied by fusion to surfaces especially of metal, ceramic, or glass; has a glossy appearance upon hardening.

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Term type

AAT
Material
Technique
Object category
Object name

Getty AAT term number

300014910

Equivalent Terms used

enamels
enamels (coatings)

Created

11yrs ago

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