Red mullet with mussels and clams, fresh beans and salty sea herbs came served in a novel porcelain shell
alongside a generous glass of English Kenton Vineyard Bacchus 2014, Devon's equivalent of a Sancerre-style wine.
But its porcelain shell
also contains a solid waxlike substance, called a phase change material, sandwiched between thin strips of aluminum.
A veneer is a thin porcelain shell
that fits over the front of the tooth after some of the enamel has been drilled off.
The procedure involves removing surface enamel before covering the tooth with a strong porcelain shell
Strips of aluminum built into a porcelain shell
help a new mug -- heat.
She made the piece by brushing clay onto both sides of each page of the nine volumes of a colonial-era History of India and then letting the paper burn away in the subsequent firing, leaving crumbly, wrinkled porcelain shells
of books whose sides resembled the swirls of crashing waves.
They are thin porcelain shells
that are stuck over the front of the tooth.
Whiter teeth also can be achieved with veneers, molded porcelain shells
that are fitted onto the outside of the teeth.
The porcelain shells
feed predominantly on macro and microalgae, which they scrape with their radula.
Porcelain veneers --thin, semi-translucent porcelain shells
that are permanently bonded to teeth--can provide an aesthetic improvement.