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Egyptian Paste Investigations

Egyptian paste is a self glazing body that contains little or no clay. Traditionally used for bead making and small sculptures.

The Basic Formula

Low glaze content, unto 20%

Sufficient glass forming material

Porus structure

Approximately 60% non-plastic ingredients; silica, sand, feldspar

At least 10% soluble salts

Various recipes exist on the internet.

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