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PEARLWARE, HAND PAINTED POLYCHROME, LATE - INDICE DEL TIPO


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Nombre Tipológico:
PEARLWARE, HAND PAINTED POLYCHROME, LATE
Categoría Cerámica:
REFINED EARTHENWARE
Lugar de Producción:
ENGLAND
Fecha de Producción:
1830-1840
Definir Atributos:
White to light cream-colored, thin, hard refined earthenware paste.

White to faint bluish white clear lead glaze, caused by the addition of cobalt to the glaze. There is a bluish cast where the glaze pools.

Hand painted floral designs, initially in brown, mustard, yellow and olive green, and, after 1830, pinkish-red, black, light blue, and light green shades were added to the palette.

Forma del Recipiente :
BOWL
CUP
PLATTER
SAUCER
Comentarios:
This type was popular among the poorer classes. The paste of pearlware produced after 1810 is heavier and whiter with a harder glaze that may vary in color from almost clear to deeply bluish tinted.
Definiciones Publicadas:
Noel Hume 1969, South 1977, Miller 1991