Earthenware - (Pottery) Glossary of Antique Terms E

Earthenware - (Pottery) The oldest ceramic substance; pottery of baked clay too porous to use in biscuit state and requiring glaze; unvitrified pottery (see Stoneware). Earthenware is usually classified according to the glazing and decoration that is added to it like slipware, creamware, delft, faience, maiolica.

Antique Art Deco 30s Burleigh Ware ceramic fruit dish


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