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Definition of Majolica
Majolica Ma*jol"i*ca, n. [It.]
A kind of pottery, with opaque glazing and showy, which
reached its greatest perfection in Italy in the 16th century.
Note: The term is said to be derived from Majorca, which was
an early seat of this manufacture. --Heyse.
Meaning of Majolica from wikipedia
- In different periods
of time and in different countries
the word majolica
has been used for two distinct types
of pottery. Firstly, from mid-15th century...
- Victorian majolica properly refers
to two types
made in the second
half of the 19th century
and America. Firstly, and best known...
name for ****za, in the Romagna
near Ravenna, Italy, where
a painted majolica
ware on a clean, opaque
pure-white ground, was produced
- Fielding majolica
made at the Railway Pottery
on Trent under
of Simon Fielding
(1827–1906) and Abraham
- quality innovative Victorian majolica
and sanitary goods
Place, Stoke-upon-Trent in England
from 1856. Victorian majolica
- miles) southeast
of Bologna. ****za is home to a historical manufacture
-ware glazed earthenware
from the French
name of the town...
the tin-glaze used for Minton’s rare tin-glazed Majolica together
with the in-glaze metallic oxide enamels
it was painted...
- and in Mexico
as talavera. In English
but the pronunciation usually preserved
with an i as in kite...
- Zeus, Hera, and Amor observe
- The most famous
is the Majolica
House, at 40 Linke
Wienzeile. Its facade
is entirely covered
, or glazed earthenware tiles
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