Sentence Examples

  • In most cases, however, the latter tendency is guarded against, in making up the paste for moulding, by adding to the fresh clay a certain proportion of burnt material of the same kind, such as old bricks or potsherds, ground to a coarse powder.
  • Smaller elliptical houses were found near by, with geometric potsherds, bronzes, and a few iron weapons.
  • It contained potsherds which are said to range from " Troy I."
  • A relief figure in stone, some pavements, potsherds, coins and burials have been found, but nothing to indicate an important station.
  • The bedding plants generally may be potted in this way, the advantage being that at planting-out time there is less risk of disturbing the roots than if there were potsherds to remove.

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