Definition of Jasperware

1. Noun. (ceramics) A form of pottery that has a stoneware body which is either white or colored, which is noted for its matte finish. It is a popular blue-and-white ware, but it comes in many other colors. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Jasperware

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Jasperware

jasper
jasper ware
jasperated
jasperite
jasperites
jasperization
jasperizations
jasperize
jasperized
jasperizes
jasperizing
jasperoid
jasperoids
jasperous
jaspers
jasperware (current term)
jasperwares
jaspery
jaspes
jaspidean
jaspideous
jaspilite
jaspilites
jaspis
jaspises
jasplakinolide
jaspoid
jasponyx
jasps
jaspé

Literary usage of Jasperware

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Seger's Collected Works: Being a Reprint of the Articles Already Published by Hermann August Seger (1906)
"Furthermore, out of certain factories go forth the famous Wedge- wood pottery and jasperware, a sort of diaphanous biscuit porcelain, glazed only on the ..."

2. Catalogue of a Collection of Old Wedgwood Ware Formed by William Bartlett (1882)
"In blue jasperware. The handles wanting. Round. the vase are the subjects Music and Painting in cameo, from designs by Sir Joshua Reynolds. ..."

3. Nord-ost-deutschland(von der Elbe und der Westgrenze Sachsens an) nebst by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1899)
"... jasperware mit weißen Reliefs auf blauem Grund, große Deckelvase. — Nun in den Vorsaal mit italienischen ..."

4. Porzellan der europäischen Fabriken des 18.[achtzehnte] Jahrhunderts by Ludwig Schnorr von Carolsfeld (1920)
"Die Versuche, die sonst in Meißen mit der Nachahmung der englischen jasperware gemacht wurden, sind ziemlich mißglückt. ..."

5. Porzellan. by Adolf Brüning (1907)
"leuchter in Gestalt des Ganymed und der Hebe in blau und weiß in der Art der jasperware angeboten. Für den Ganymed- leuchter hatte ein antiker Kandelaber ..."

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