Chapter 13. Analyzing the Color of Reddish Glazes

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Douglas R. Eppler and
  2. Richard A. Eppler

Published Online: 28 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314807.ch13

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 97th Annual Meeting and the 1995 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 1

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 97th Annual Meeting and the 1995 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 1

How to Cite

Eppler, D. R. and Eppler, R. A. (1996) Analyzing the Color of Reddish Glazes, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 97th Annual Meeting and the 1995 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 1 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314807.ch13

Author Information

  1. Eppler Associates, Cheshire, Connecticut

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375402

Online ISBN: 9780470314807

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Keywords:

  • parameters;
  • pigment;
  • spectrophotometer;
  • anomalous;
  • absorption

Summary

It is difficult to characterize reddish colors with the CIELAB L*, a*, b* system normally used in the whiteware industry. Better results are obtained using the Kubelka-Munk absorption data.