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Offline johnphilip

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Re: Dartington Studio Glass
« Reply #10 on: June 13, 2008, 06:51:05 AM »
Well i have a vase in the same range as Annes except it has a small battuto panel on the front and i have about thirty pieces of Morreti satinato at the last count and i promise you the finish is the same and i have read several books that say satinato is achieved by dipping in acid.

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Re: Dartington Studio Glass
« Reply #11 on: June 13, 2008, 07:19:00 AM »
 "frit coated surfaces"  is usually referred to as "coralene" or "Mathey crinkles". Your creamer is the former.
Enamel in glass terms is coloured glass powder - get used to it.
Satinato is one of the many types of acid finishes - there are different recipes for achieving different results.

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Re: Dartington Studio Glass
« Reply #12 on: June 13, 2008, 10:38:40 PM »
OK, the Dartington vase has an acid finish... I can live with that.

I'm going to start another thread to discuss the OT issues of coralene, frit, and enamel.


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Re: Dartington Studio Glass
« Reply #13 on: June 14, 2008, 12:32:55 AM »
K, acid it is. I'll update the GlassGallery entry. Thanks all for your input into this topic. :)


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