queensware

queen's ware

noun
a hard, cream-colored earthenware, perfected c1765 by Wedgwood.
Also, queensware.


Origin:
1760–70

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Queensware or Queen's ware (ˈkwiːnzˌwɛə)
 
n
a type of light white earthenware with a brilliant glaze developed from creamware by Josiah Wedgwood and named in honour of his patroness, Queen Charlotte
 
Queen's ware or Queen's ware
 
n

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