Glass powder

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Glass powder

From Evan Millner

Published before 2005

Mani Deli wrote:
[...] Check the word "smalt."

Rembrandt was not using it this way, he was apparently using it as a thickener to make his paint like heavy butter, as well as using the cobalt compunds as a drying agent.

You are right of course in all you say, this particular glass was called smalt.

Evan Millner