Delftware
Delftware Delft"ware`, n. (a) Pottery made at the city of Delft in Holland; hence: (b) Earthenware made in imitation of the above; any glazed earthenware made for table use, and the like. [1913 Webster]

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  • Delftware — in Pushkin Art Museum, Russia …   Wikipedia

  • Delftware — Delftware, soviel wie Delfter Fayencen …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Delftware — Delftware, mit Fayenceblau (s.d.) gefärbtes oder bedrucktes Baumwollgewebe. Auch s.v.w. Delfter Fayencen (s.d.) …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Delftware — Delftware, mit Fayenceblau gefärbtes oder bedrucktes Baumwollzeug …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • delftware — [delfdelft′wer΄] n. 1. glazed earthenware, usually blue and white, which originated in Delft 2. any similar ware: Also delft or delf [delf] * * * or delft Tin glazed …   Universalium

  • delftware — 1714, from DELFT (Cf. Delft), town in Holland where the glazed earthenware was made, + WARE (Cf. ware) …   Etymology dictionary

  • delftware — [delfdelft′wer΄] n. 1. glazed earthenware, usually blue and white, which originated in Delft 2. any similar ware: Also delft or delf [delf] …   English World dictionary

  • delftware — noun Date: 1714 delft …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Delftware — noun pottery made in Delft, Holland; especially a blue and white glazed earthenware …   Wiktionary

  • Delftware — Dẹlftware,   Textilkunst: holländische Blaudrucke des 17. und 18. Jahrhunderts auf Baumwollware, deren Farben und Muster an Delfter Fayencen erinnern.   …   Universal-Lexikon

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