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MARINE WARE, VARIANT - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
MARINE WARE, VARIANT
Category:
MAJOLICA
Production Origin:
UNKNOWN
Production Date Range:
1700-1763
Defining Attributes:
Paste is orange to brownish red-colored with coarse sand temper.

Vessels are covered with a smooth, thick, mint-green enamel.

Floral, linear and cross-hatched designs painted in dark green or navy blue have been noted.

Vessel Forms:
BOWL
PLATO
Comments:
This type appears to be either a variant of Marine ware or an unidentified type. Examples have been noted in St. Augustine only in contexts dating between 1700-1763.
Published Definitions:
Deagan 2002:96