Definition of lustreware in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈlʌstəwɛː
(US lusterware)


[mass noun]
  • Ceramic articles with an iridescent metallic glaze.
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    • 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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