These are photos of a typical Bronze pour at the Foundry of the Art Department at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Thanks to Tommy Gregory and Dennis Coffman.
Skimming the slag off the top of the molten Bronze
Reaching in to retrieve the crucible from the melting furnace
Removing the crucible from the melting furnace
Putting the crucible in the pouring yoke
Opening the preheating kiln to expose the ceramic Shells
Pouring the Ceramic Shells
The Poured Ceramic Shells (in the preheat kiln)