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1. An outer coat of glaze on a piece of pottery.
2. A painted or printed decoration applied over a glaze.
tr.v. (ō′vər-glāz′, ō′vər-glāz′) o·ver·glazed, o·ver·glaz·ing, o·ver·glaz·es
To apply an overglaze to.
Applied or designed for applying over a ceramic glaze.


(Ceramics) (of decoration or colours) applied to porcelain or pottery above the glaze


(n., adj. ˈoʊ vərˌgleɪz; v. ˌoʊ vərˈgleɪz, ˈoʊ vərˌgleɪz)

n., v. -glazed, -glaz•ing,
adj. n.
1. a color or glaze applied to an existing glaze.
2. to cover or decorate with an overglaze.
3. used as an overglaze.
4. (of decorations) applied over a glaze.
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On the side of the piece gravity causes the overglaze to move.
Most of these forms derive from Western prototypes in other materials, such as the pair of Qing spice boxes and covers of around 1730-40, decorated in overglaze enamels of the famille rose palette (Fig.
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After this they were usually decorated in bright overglaze enamels.
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Strong textures, seasoned surfaces, and rich neutrals prevail, The entry hall walls, finished by decorative painter Ann Beard, are glazed in a deep brick red with a taupe overglaze to suggest Venetian plasterwork, with planned imperfections completing the illusion.
In a room at the back of the hacienda Guevara grabs a large, flat wooden paddle and thoroughly stirs a vat full of tin oxide-based glaze which, when fired, will form the smooth, vitreous, off-white ground for the overglaze decoration.
According to researchers at the Freer Gallery of Art, this application of overglaze enameling may represent the first time that this process was used.
After glazing, you may either fire at a low temperature to set the color and then do a clear, shiny overglaze and fire again (check the directions on your particular clay and glazes to determine firing temperature); or you may overglaze directly over the initial color underglazes.
The designs are protected by a durable clear overglaze for long service, and the pieces are dishwasher safe and can be used in ovens up to 250 degrees Fahrenheit.