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Canton porcelain

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Porcelain having a blue or white underglaze, decorated in the enameling workshops of Canton (now Guangzhou) and exported from China during the 18th and early 19th centuries. Also called Chinese export porcelain.

Etymologies

After Canton (Guangzhou), China.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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