Uncertain, possibly a contracted form of safeguard.
:(US) IPA: /ËˆsÃ¦g.É™É¹/
:(UK) IPA: /ËˆsÃ¦g.É™/
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
- fireclay used to make ceramic casings
rfc-level|Translations at L4+ not in L3 POS section
German: Brennkapsel f
saggar maker's bottom knocker
Krueger, Dennis (December 1982). "Why On Earth Do They Call It Throwing?" Studio Potter Vol. 11, Number 1.1 (etymology)