Celadon Ware - (Porcelain Chinese Japanese Korean)

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Celadon Ware - (Porcelain, Chinese, Japanese, Korean) A term first minted in Europe to describe the wares decorated with a subtle sea green glaze - obtained by slight under firing - and made at the kilns centered in the Longquan area of southern Zhejiang province. These wares are among collectors recognized as a specific group and are referred to as Longquan Celadon to avoid mistakes.


Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, "The Collection of Dr. And Mrs. Marvin L. Gordon"Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, "The Collection of Dr. And Mrs. Marvin L. Gordon"

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