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If you're looking at commercial glazes, Coyote's Bronze Temmoku might get you close but, as Callie indicated - application and firing (and clay body) will affect results. 

This pot is Standard's 112 (speckled brown), with 3 brushed-on coats of glaze, fired to apprx ^5-1/2.  (The small spots that look a bit like water spotting, are from the 'speckles' in the clay and, presumably, would not be there on a non-speckled body.) 


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8 hours ago, Callie Beller Diesel said:

Do you have any tips around firing and application?

I thin the glaze, Palladium, and I apply 4-5 coats. (By thinning it I can brush out the brush marks.) My work is slip cast cone 6 porcelain. I think the porcelain helps the glaze melt better and the smooth surface of the clay form contributes to the smooth surface of the glaze.

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