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lusterware

Syllabification: lus·ter·ware
Pronunciation: /ˈləstərˌwer
 
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(British lustreware)

Definition of lusterware in English:

noun

Ceramic articles with an iridescent metallic glaze.
Example sentences
  • His love for the Italian Renaissance extended to Islamic ceramics, including Spanish lusterware.
  • Dorado, or lusterware, is mentioned in Alcora documents as early as the mid-eighteenth century, but again, it did not take off until the beginning of the third period.

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