Types of Earthenwares and its Uses

  • M Anbarasu Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Agronomy (Farm), Agricultural College and Research Institute, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7970-4454
  • N K Sathyamoorthy Assistant Professor, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Keywords: Earthenware, Pot, Potter, Clay, Types of Pots


Earthenware is proof of our way of life improvement in an archeological manner. Ceramics is intricate of water, soil, and mud compound utilized as home vessels of old periods. Ceramics making has become a preservationist industry in numerous pieces of the world. This industry is called ceramics in Tamil, and stoneware is classified “Potter.” Pot has fundamentally in mud porcelain or (Kaolinite), mud normally contains 40% aluminum oxide, 46% silicon oxide, and 14% water may be all things considered insinuated as having utilization is a lot of medical advantages. Earthenware is organized using a variety of strategies like carefully assembled and potter’s wheel strategy. In old Tamilians was fabricated numerous sorts of pots are utilized different purposes and satisfied their needs.

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Anbarasu, M., & Sathyamoorthy, N. K. (2020). Types of Earthenwares and its Uses. Shanlax International Journal of Arts, Science and Humanities, 8(2), 107-112. https://doi.org/10.34293/sijash.v8i2.3323