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Verre byzantin et islamiqueByzantine and Islamic Glass

Maria Mossakowska-Gaubert

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FREESTONE, Ian C. ; STAPLETON, Colleen P.
Composition and Technology of Islamic Enamelled Glass of the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Century
WARD, Rachel
Gilded and Enamelled Glass from the Middle East
British Museum Press, London, 1998, p. 122-128
British Museum (LondresLondon)

[1201, 1400]
• Eighteen fragments of 13th-14th century enamelled glass - chemical analyses of the vessels and enamels:
SiO2, TiO2, Al2O3, FeO, MnO, MgO, CaO, Na2O K2O, CuO, Sb2O3, SnO2, PbO, Cl, SO2, P2O5.
- all are soda-lime-sicica glasses, the high-magnesia variety.

• Enamels:
– blue - cobalt (one of the samples - high-zinc cobalt) or sulphur-bearing sodium alumino-silicate (lazurite);
– red - red oxide of iron (hematite);
– white - calcium phosphate (only one example) or tin oxide accompanied by lead oxide;
– yellow and green - low silica and high lead oxide;
– pink and pale blue - red oxide of iron (hematite) with a tin oxide.

• Questions with regard to the locality of possible sources of cobalt (probably Iran, possibly Europe) and lapis (Badakshan: northeastern Afghanistan - southeastern Tajikistan).

• Examines the differences and similarities between early Venetian enamelled glass (”Aldrevandin” group) and Islamic enamelled glass.

Version 5, données dudata date 30 janvier 2013January 30th 2013