Satsuma ware


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Satsuma ware

n
1. (Ceramics) simple pottery made in Satsuma, Japan, from the late 16th century
2. (Ceramics) ornamental glazed porcelain ware made in Satsuma, Japan, from the late 18th century
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Satsuma ware was made as early as the 1600s in the Japanese province of Satsuma.
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