Grey Pottery

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Science And Technology Of The Han Dynasty - Ceramics
... Han Dynasty grey pottery—its color derived from the clay that was used—was superior to earlier Chinese grey pottery due to the Han people's use of larger ... Kilns of the Han Dynasty making grey pottery were able to reach firing temperatures above 1000°C (1832°F) ... However, hard southern Chinese pottery made from a dense adhesive clay native only in the south (i.e ...

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