jasperware
noun Date: 1857 jasper 2

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  • Jasperware —   [ dʒæspə(r) ; englisch, zu jasper »Jaspis« und ware »(Töpfer )Ware« (wegen der jaspisähnlichen Färbung)] die, / n, feines, unglasiertes, lichtdurchlässiges Steinzeug, das 1775 von J. Wedgwood entwickelt wurde. Es wurde weiß hergestellt oder… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Jasperware — url= http://www.vam.ac.uk/images/image/38629 popup.html title= Jasperware vase and cover work=Ceramics accessdate= 2007 12 09] Victoria and Albert Museum, London] Jasperware (or jasper ware) is a form of pottery that has a stoneware body which is …   Wikipedia

  • jasperware — jasper ware or jas·per·ware (jăsʹpər wâr ) n. A fine white stoneware originally produced by Josiah Wedgwood, often colored by metallic oxides with raised designs remaining white. * * * ▪ stoneware  type of fine grained, unglazed stoneware… …   Universalium

  • Jasperware — Jas|per|wa|re [ dʒɛspɐ...] die; , en <aus gleichbed. engl. jasperware, zu jasper »Jaspis« (vgl. ↑Jaspis) u. ware »(Töpfer)ware«> farbiges [mit weißen Reliefs verziertes] engl. Steingut aus Töpferton u. pulverisiertem Feuerstein …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • jasperware — noun A form of pottery that has a stoneware body which is either white or colored, which is noted for its matte finish. It is a popular blue and white ware, but it comes in many other colors …   Wiktionary

  • jasperware — jas·per·ware …   English syllables

  • Jasperware — Jas|per|wa|re [ dʒ̮ɛs... ] <englisch> (farbiges, weiß verziertes Steingut) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • jasperware — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : jasper 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wedgwood ware — English stoneware made by Staffordshire factories originally established by Josiah Wedgwood. Creamware appealed to the middle class because of its high quality, durability, and affordability. Black basaltes (from 1768), unglazed stoneware of fine …   Universalium

  • Steinzeug — Chinesische Steinzeugvase aus der Song Dynastie, 11. Jh …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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