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  • glazed earthenware decorated with opaque colors

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • glazed earthenware decorated with opaque colors

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  • Faience: Aprey Faience Desvres Faience (fr) Gien Faience (fr) Lyon Faience Luneville Faience Mesves sur Loire faience Montpellier faience Moustiers faience (fr)
  • Quimper faience: Quimper faience is produced in a factory near Quimper, in Brittany, France. Since 1708, Quimper faience ("faïence" in French) is painted by hand, and
  • William the Faience Hippopotamus: William is the nickname of a faience hippopotamus from the Middle Kingdom of Egypt in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art who serves as an
  • Öttingen–Schrattenhofen faience: Öttingen–Schrattenhofen faience refers to a special type of tin-glazed faience from Bavaria, Germany, in Rococo style. It was popular during the 18th and
  • Egyptian faience: Egyptian faience is a sintered-quartz ceramic displaying surface vitrification which creates a bright lustre of various colours, with blue-green being
  • California Faience: California Faience was a pottery studio in Berkeley, California in existence from 1915 to 1959. It produced tiles, decorative vases, bowls, jars and trivets
  • Luneville Faience: Luneville Faience is one of the most famous French pottery manufacturers. It has been located in Lunéville, Lorraine, France since 1730. Jacques
  • Frisching Faience Manufactory: The Frisching Faience Manufactory was a manufactory that produced high class faience manufactures between 1760 and 1776 in Bern. The manufactory was founded
  • Strasbourg faience: Strasbourg faience or Strasbourg ware is a form of faience produced by the Strasbourg-Haguenau company in Strasbourg in the 18th century. The company

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