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CUERDA SECA - INDICE DEL TIPO


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Nombre Tipológico:
CUERDA SECA
Categoría Cerámica:
MAJOLICA
Lugar de Producción:
SPAIN
Fecha de Producción:
1490-1550
Definir Atributos:
Paste is soft, cream-colored and compact.

Geometric areas of colored tin enamel set apart by bands of unglazed pottery.

The enamel areas include green, melado, blue, white and brown colors.

Forma del Recipiente :
BOWL
JAR
PLATO
Comentarios:
The enamel areas are separated by greased lines before firing. The greased areas burn away during firing, leaving the paste exposed. Cuerda Seca is clearly of the Moorish tradition.
Definiciones Publicadas:
Deagan 1987; Fairbanks 1973