Chapter 6. Measurement and Interpretation of Color in Glazes

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Stephen H. Murdock1,
  2. Terry D. Wise1 and
  3. Richard A. Eppler2

Published Online: 28 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470312933.ch6

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 3/4

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 3/4

How to Cite

Murdock, S. H., Wise, T. D. and Eppler, R. A. (2008) Measurement and Interpretation of Color in Glazes, in Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 3/4 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470312933.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    O. Hommel Company Pittsburgh, PA 15230

  2. 2

    Eppler Associates Cheshire, CT 06410

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374900

Online ISBN: 9780470312933

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Keywords:

  • interpret;
  • interpretation;
  • perpendicular;
  • constituents;
  • possibilities

Summary

Color is a difficult property to interpret in a way that relates the visual appearance of a glaze to the concentrations of the pigments and opacifiers used to produce that color. A method for this interpretation is presented.