With a comparison to Stoneware, Earthenware is fired at a lower temperature. Earthenware is also more porous than stoneware and needs to be glazed or it will absorb water. The clay for making earthenware has greater plasticity and is fine-grained.
Are you new to pottery and want to learn more about some common pottery terms? Check out the website for the Donn Zver School of Pottery to find a list of terms and explanations for what they all mean.
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