Definition of slipware in English:

slipware

Line breaks: slip|ware
Pronunciation: /ˈslɪpwɛː
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • Pottery decorated with slip (see slip3).
    More example sentences
    • A local historian will be on hand to appraise examples of the pottery's slipware pots and talk about the history of any pieces brought to her.
    • A piece of 17th or 18th century north Italian slipware pottery was found close to a quay and could provide a date for its use.
    • Another diagnostic ceramic type is Staffordshire slipware, produced in England from 1670-1795.

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