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AGATE WARE - INDICE DEL TIPO


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Nombre Tipológico:
AGATE WARE
Categoría Cerámica:
LEAD GLAZED COARSE EARTHENWARE
Lugar de Producción:
ENGLAND
Fecha de Producción:
1740-1775
Definir Atributos:
Paste consists of multiple colors, usually red and white colored clays mixed together to create veins seen both inside and out.

Paste is reletively hard, and thin.

Clear lead glaze, making the surface appear swirled with light and dark browns.

The rim may be decorated at with a yellow band incised with roulette impressions.

Forma del Recipiente :
BOWL
DOOR KNOB
HANDLE
PLATE
PLATTER
TEA POT
Comentarios:
Versions with a yellow decorated band were common in the third quarter of the eighteenth century. There was a revival of agate wares used as doorknobs in the late nineteenth century.
Definiciones Publicadas:
Noel Hume 1969, South 1977