Category: Pottery

  • What is pottery

    Pottery (from Greek keramos – clay), or pottery craft is the production of various objects from clay in combination with mineral additives. After firing, the clay is sintered with inorganic compounds and becomes hard and strong. Pottery originated about 27 thousand years BC in the Paleolithic era. But in those distant times, mankind had not yet invented firing technology. Therefore,… Continue reading "What is pottery"