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ivory-porcelain

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ceramics, a fine ware with an ivory-white glaze, manufactured at the Royal Worcester factory, and first shown at the London exhibition of 1862. It is a modification of Parian ware, and is used for similar purposes, but is more decorative because of the glaze.

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Examples

  • In the liquid amber within the ivory-porcelain, the initiated may touch the sweet reticence of Confucius, the piquancy of Laotse, and the ethereal aroma of Sakyamuni himself.

    The Book of Tea

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    The Book of Tea

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