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The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Margaret E. FrazerMargaret E. Frazer, David BucktonDavid Buckton

Enameling is a means of embellishment in which glass, colored with metallic oxides, is heated until it melts and fuses with metal. Although enameling techniques varied over time and place, the Byz. were best known for their cloisonné enamel, in which cells divided by thin strips of gold (... ...

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