Luster ware

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Luster ware earthenware decorated by applying to the glazing metallic oxides, which acquire brilliancy in the process of baking.
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Usage

In literature:

In the window were a tea service of spode and a collection of luster ware.
"In the Wilderness" by Robert Hichens
A few drops of sulphuric acid in water will restore the luster to aluminum ware.
"Practical Mechanics for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
Wedgwood is credited with having first made the copper-and gold-lustered wares, but authentic proof of this is lacking.
"Colonial Homes and Their Furnishings" by Mary H. Northend
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