Gerabah


Composition
clay, fine sand
Application
furniture, ornaments, statues
Location
Kasongan Village, Special Region of Yogyakarta
Description
These clay crafts are shaped with the help of ceramic turntables or with molds created from gypsum. A regular spinning technique is used for crafts with a cavity in the middle, whilst the molding technique is used for solid craft results. The addition of ornaments are done in two ways, scoring and adhering. Ceramics which have already been given ornaments are then sun-dried and burned.

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