Historic figures of kilns of the 16th and 18th Century

The master, in the picture in front left, monitors the fire, reads off the burning duration from the hour-glass in front of him and lets pull wood from the furnace, in order to moderate the glow. From " Tre libri sull'arte ceramica " from Cipriano Piccolpasso, 1556 -1559.

Tile tablet with the representation of a Friesian faience pottery, Bolsward, dates 1737

Kiln and archeologic finds in Wrisbergholzen

Products of the faience factory of Wrisbergholzen

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