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Selected Egyptian faience readings

Binns, C. F., Klem, M. & Mott, H. (1932). An experiment in Egyptian blue glaze. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 15, 271-272.

Caubet, A. & Pierrat-Bonnefois, G. (2005). Faïences de l'antiquité: de l'Egypte a l'Iran. Paris: Musée du Louvre.

Foster, K. P. (1979). Ancient faience of the Bronze Age. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Friedman, F. D. (1998). Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian faience. Providence: Rhode Island School of Design.

Kaczmarczyk, A. & Hedges, R. (1983). Ancient Egyptian faience: An analytical survey of Egyptian faience from predynastic to Roman times. Warminster: Aris & Philips.

Kiefer, C. & Allibert, A. (1971). Pharaonic blue ceramics: The process of self-glazing. Archaeology, 24, 107-117.

Kingery, W. D. and Vandiver, P. B. (1986). Ceramic masterpieces: Art, structure, and technology. New York: Free Press.

La Delfa, S., Formisano, V., & Ciliberto, E. (2008). Laboratory production of Egyptian faiences and their characterization. Journal of Cultural Heritage, 9, Supplement 1, e113-e116.

Lavenex Vergès, F. (1992). Bleus égyptiens: De la pâte auto-émaillée au pigment bleu synthétique. Leuven: Peeters.

Lucas, A. & Harris, J. R. (1962). Ancient Egyptian materials and industries (4th edition). London: Arnold.

Moorey, P. R. S. (1994). Ancient Mesopotamian materials and industry: The archaeological evidence. New York: Oxford University Press.

Nicholson, P. T. (2009). Faience technology. In W. Wendrich (Ed.), UCLA encylopedia of Egyptology (pp. 1-11). Los Angeles. (The full text of this article is available on the UCLA Encylopedia of Egyptology website.)

Nicholson, P. T. & Peltenberg, E. (2000). Egyptian faience. In P. T. Nicholson & I. Shaw (Eds.), Ancient Egyptian materials and technology (pp. 177-194). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Noble, J. V. (1969). The technique of Egyptian faience. American Journal of Archaeology, 73, 435-439.

Peltenburg, E. J. (1987). Early faience: Recent studies, origins and relations with glass. In M. Bimson & I. C. Freestone (Eds.), Early vitreous materials (pp. 5-29). London: British Museum.

Tite, M. S. & Bimson, M. (1986). Faience: An investigation of the microstructures associated with different methods of glazing. Archaeometry, 28, 69-78.

Tite, M. S., Freestone, I. C., & Bimson, M. (1983). Faience: An investigation of the methods of production. Archaeometry, 25, 17-27.

Tite, M. S., Manti, P., & Shortland, A. J. (2007). A technological study of ancient faience from Egypt. Journal of Archaeological Science, 34, 1568-1583.

Tite, M. S. & Shortland, A. J. (2008). Production technology of faience and related vitreous materials. Oxford: Oxford University School of Archaeology.

Vandiver, P. B. (1983). Appendix A: The manufacture of faience. In A. Kaczmarczyk & R. Hedges, Ancient Egyptian faience: An analytical survey of Egyptian faience from predynastic to Roman times (pp. A1-A144). Warminster: Aris & Phillips.

Vandiver, P. B. (1998). A review and proposal of new criteria for production technologies of Egyptian faience. In S. Colinart & M. Menu (Eds.), La couleur dans la peinture et l'émaillage de l'Egypte ancienne: Actes de la table ronde. Bari: Edipuglia.

Wallis, H. (1898). Egyptian ceramic art: The MacGregor collection; a contribution towards the history of Egyptian pottery. London: Taylor and Francis. (The full text of this book is available as a free Google ebook.)

Wulff, H. E., Wulff, H. S., & Koch, L. (1968). Egyptian faience: A possible survival in Iran. Archaeology, 21, 98-107.