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Arretine ware

[ar-uh-tahyn, -teen] /ˈær əˌtaɪn, -ˌtin/
noun
1.
a red-glazed terracotta pottery produced in Tuscany from 100 b.c. to a.d. 100 and widely traded.
Also called terra sigillata.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; < Latin Arrētīnus, derivative of Arrētium (modern Arezzo), a town in Tuscany where such pottery was made; see -ine1
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Arretine ware

noun
1.
another term for Samian ware (sense 2)
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