satsuma-ware

Satsuma ware

noun
a Japanese pottery from Kyushu, first produced in the early 17th century and after 1800 having a crackle glaze and overglaze polychrome enameling and gilding.
Also, satsuma.


Origin:
1870–75; named after Satsuma, Japan

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Satsuma ware
 
n
1.  simple pottery made in Satsuma, Japan, from the late 16th century
2.  ornamental glazed porcelain ware made in Satsuma, Japan, from the late 18th century

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