Category: Glaze > Iron > Celadon
Created 2016-02-13 20:05:20 by Anglian Potters
Categories: Glaze > Iron > Celadon
Firing Temperature: Δ9-11
Atmospheres: Reduction, Wood

Used by the Anglian Potters group at pot camp when firing members own pots in the communal gas reduction kilns
The original recipe called for Porcelain china clay. In recent years powdered porcelain clay has been substituted with no visible impact.
The red iron oxide used is synthetic. This has the same analysis as the naturally obtained RIO, but is more consistent.

Material Amount Batch Subtotal
Cornwall Stone 56
Wollastonite (Theoretical) 20
Kaolin (Theoretical) 20
Talc (Theoretical) 3.5
Total Base:99.5
Red iron oxide 0.75
Total: 100.25

Percentage Analysis

Ingredient Amount SiO2 Al2O3 MgO CaO K2O Na2O KNaO Fe2O3 TiO2 LOI
Cornwall Stone5641.319.
Wollastonite (Theoretical)2010.349.66
Kaolin (Theoretical)209.468.042.5
Talc (Theoretical)
Red iron oxide0.750.710.04
100% no LOI 64.9317.621.2210.942.471.894.360.840.09

Unity Molecular Formula (UMF)



0.11 Na2O
0.09 K2O
0.69 CaO
0.11 MgO


0.61 Al2O3


3.83 SiO2


0.02 Fe2O3





0.2 : 0.8

SiO2:Al2O3 Chart

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SiO2:Al2O3 Ratio
SiO2:Al2O3 Ratio 6.25

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09/2016 Note: This is a new feature. If a recipe material is not listed, that material's data has not yet been added. Some materials only have GHS ratings, while others only have HMIS ratings. Warnings differ between systems and countries. Glazy does not take any responsibility for accuracy of linked SDS information. Contact your ceramics supplier for safety information for your specific materials.
Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Hazardous Materials Identification System (HMIS) SDS Link
Material Pictograms Signal Word Hazard Statements Health Flammability Hazard Protection
Wollastonite (Theoretical) Health Hazard DANGER Vansil W-30 Wollastonite SDS:
May cause cancer if inhaled.
Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure if inhaled. (respiratory tract)
Kaolin (Theoretical) HarmfulHealth Hazard DANGER SDS for EPK KAOLIN: EPK Kaolin is a naturally occurring mineral, which may contain amounts of crystalline silica
typically 0.1-1.0%, may cause damage to respiratory system through prolonged or repeated
Talc (Theoretical) Harmful WARNING Causes mild skin irritation
Harmful if inhaled
May cause respiratory irritation
1 0 0 E
Red iron oxide Health Hazard WARNING May cause damage to lung through prolonged or repeated exposure by inhalation