This transparent is a deep red, very slightly pinker than Red (1122). This glass matures to its target colour on firing.
This glass with an iridescent surface will add dimension, pattern and surface to create a unique and eye-catching piece of glasswork.
Iridescent coatings may vary in appearance from edge to edge and from sheet to sheet. For example, the rainbow iridescent coating on a black sheet may appear on approximately two-thirds of the surface, while the remaining area shows only silver or gold iridescent hues.
Permanent at full fusing temperatures it is also food safe for functional tableware.
Copper, Lead, Silver
Appears light in colour saturation with thin threads of colour variation.
Matures to a more consistent colour with deeper saturation. May contain subtle threads of darker colour. May opalise heavily with excessive heatwork.
This style is not suitable for kilncasting because it can opalise and/or become incompatible when held at high temperatures for an extended period.