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YELLOW WARE - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
YELLOW WARE
Category:
REFINED EARTHENWARE
Production Origin:
ENGLAND
Production Date Range:
1840-20th century
Defining Attributes:
Very hard, compact buff colored refined earthenware paste

Transparent lead glaze makes interior and exterior appear yellowish

May be plain or decorated

Decorative techniques include slip decorating, painting, and molding

Vessel Forms:
BOWL
CHAMBER POT
Comments:
Published Definitions:
Noel Hume 1969; South 1977; www.stmarys.ca/academic/arts/anthropology/sdavis/ceramics/