slip-decorated love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In ceramics, ornamented with designs traced with diluted clay, or slip, poured through a quill.

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Examples

  • The signature bold red on his slip-decorated wares is the natural color of an iron-rich clay that he gathers from a streambed in Albany County, N.Y. greatamericancraftsmen.org

    Anything but Plain White

  • I had come to the Five Towns, on behalf of the British Museum, to inspect and appraise, with a view to purchase by the nation, some huge slip-decorated dishes, excessively curious according to photographs, which had been discovered in the cellars of the

    The Grim Smile of the Five Towns

  • The slip-decorated red earthenware pie plate is from the Wilson Tract site, 36Ch687, a historic farmstead site where archaeological excavations were undertaken as part of a wetlands mitigation project in conjunction with modifications to route 202 in Tredyffrin Township,

    Museum Blogs

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