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Tin-glazed and luster-painted earthenware | 3.5 x 34cm | Early 16th century

Unknown Artist

Tin-glazed earthenware, of which lusterware is one type, was developed in the Middle East in the ninth and tenth centuries to imitate the porcelains produced in China. The opaque white glaze concealed the clay body, which could range from pale buff t...
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