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ID: 300343513
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300343513

 

Record Type: concept
wedging (pottery technique) (pottery forming techniques, pottery techniques, ... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Process by which clay is prepared for throwing; consists of cutting sections of clay with a wire and then pounding or kneading by hand to expel air pockets and to make the consistency of the clay more pliable.
 
Terms:
wedging (pottery technique) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,VN)
wedging (pottenbakkerstechniek) (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
wedged (C,U,English,AD,PP)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  K.KT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Activities Facet
Activities Facet
Hierarchy of Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name)
.... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of <processes and techniques by specific type>
........ <processes and techniques by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of <processes and techniques by material>
............ <processes and techniques by material> (G)
Hierarchy of pottery techniques
................ pottery techniques (G)
Hierarchy of pottery forming techniques
.................... pottery forming techniques (G)
Hierarchy of wedging (pottery technique)
........................ wedging (pottery technique) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Procedé waarmee klei wordt geprepareerd voor het draaien; het bestaat uit het afsnijden van stukken klei met een draad, om ze vervolgens met de hand te slaan of te kneden om luchtbellen te verwijderen en om de dikte van de klei flexibeler te maken. 

Sources and Contributors:
wedged............  [VP]
.................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
wedging (pottery technique)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
...............................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...............................................  Hamer, Potter's Dictionary (1986) 315
...............................................  Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1991) 456
...............................................  Müller, The Potter's Studio Handbook (2007) 51-53
...............................................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-) accessed 12 August 2010
...............................................  Savage and Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Ceramics (1985) 312
 
Subject: .....  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Hamer, Potter's Dictionary (1986) 315
............  Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1991) 456
............  Müller, The Potter's Studio Handbook (2007) 51-53
............  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-) accessed 12 August 2010
............  Savage and Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Ceramics (1985) 312
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Hamer, Potter's Dictionary (1986) 315
.......... Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1991) 456
.......... Müller, The Potter's Studio Handbook (2007) 51-53
.......... Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-) accessed 12 August 2010
.......... Savage and Newman, Illustrated Dictionary of Ceramics (1985) 312
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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