lustre

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lustre

1. The effect of one colour appearing to be situated behind and through another. This can occur when looking in a haploscope when it is called binocular lustre. 2. Appearance of glossiness on a metallic surface.
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Low concentration tended towards greater transparency more brilliant color and higher luster.
Luster effect may be developed at a wide range of temperature after the glaze has been matured but these effects can be retained on cooling only if re-oxidation of the glaze is prevented.
Decorative Techniques: Starting transformation of color and reflectance occurred when luster glazes were applied in moderately thin coats over colored bodies engobes and under glazes and fired.