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clay-bodiesi

Clay body in pottery refers to the actual clay mixture that is used in forming objects. It might only have one specific type of clay in it, but it is more likely to consist of a mixture of different types of clays and other additives.

In this case, free, abstract forms , resembling to members of human body or cocoons are made of particular clay mixtures and colored ceramic chamotte.

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clay bodies (hairs)

       colored terra sigillata and sheep hairs on white stoneware fired at 1200̊C

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