Last edited 08 Mar 2021


Stained Glass Windows: Managing Environmental Deterioration, published by Historic England in 2020, defines enamelling as: ‘Colouring of glass using heat to fuse powdered glasses, mixed with flux and a binder, to the surface.’

Archaeological Evidence for Glassworking, Guidelines for Recovering, Analysing and Interpreting Evidence, published by Historic England in 2018, defines enamel as: ‘Coloured glass fused onto the surface of another material, such as metal, glass or glazed pottery.’

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