variants or schmelze
plural schmelzes
: any of various decorative glasses
especially : a glass colored red with metallic salts and used to flash white glass

Word History


German schmelz enamel, from Old High German smelzi; akin to Old High German smelzan to melt

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“Schmelz.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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