- Making shiny or lustrous by rubbing with a tool that compacts or smooths.
- Overlaying or covering with a smooth and lustrous coating, or polishing and burnishing to create a smooth, shiney surface. To refer specifically to glazing paintings, use the narrower concept "glazing (painting technique)." To refer specifically to glazing ceramics, use the narrower concept "pottery glazing (process)."
- Refers to the style of artistic production in the southern and central Greek mainland during the Bronze Age between circa 3600 and 1050 BCE. Until circa 1600 BCE, pottery including Minyan and Matt-painted wares dominates artistic production. After 1600 BCE, works of art for which the period is most recognized include, in addition to pottery, metalwork such as the Vapheio cups, wall paintings depicting scenes of warfare and hunting, and the construction of palaces and elaborate tholos tombs.
- Limited to fragments of pottery or glass.
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Dimensions: 1 13/16 x 1 5/8 x 1/4 in. (4.6 x 4.1 x 0.6 cm)
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<ref name=BMC>cite web |url=http://triarte.brynmawr.edu/objects-1/info/157959 |title=Early or Middle Helladic Body Sherd with Glazed and Burnished Decoration |author=Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections |accessdate=9/24/2021 |publisher=Bryn Mawr College</ref>
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