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hard paste

n
(Ceramics)
a. porcelain made with kaolin and petuntse, of Chinese origin and made in Europe from the early 18th century
b. (as modifier): hard-paste porcelain.
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Royal Vienna porcelain is a hard paste porcelain, and always of very high quality,
Germany's Meissen was the first European factory to discover the secret of how to produce fine hard paste porcelain - previously closely guarded by the Chinese - in the middle of the 18th century.
Eventually, we mixed the pile of rotten food and the maggots together into a hard paste with water.
Approximately 8 inches tall, these colorful hard paste porcelain items are charming.
Soft paste porcelain, which does not have the durability and translucency found in hard paste porcelain was in popular use in Europe prior to their discovery of hard paste porcelain.
True, hard paste porcelain was also made in 18th century Italy, principally at the Florentine factory of Doccia and the Venetian works of Vezzi and Cozzi.
100g creamed coconut (the hard paste in sachets) the juice of a lime, a small handful of mint leaves, shredded salt
They're worth pounds 3, 000-pounds 4,000' A large pair of Dogs of Fo, made in about 1680 and crisply modelled in blanc-de-Chine, the name given by European collectors to the undecorated hard paste true porcelain made in China and much prized in the West.
The wares are the true 'hard paste' objects ('hard paste' overtook 'soft paste' porcelains in Europe during the first quarter of the 18th century, when Kaolin was introduced into the body).
The line uses hard paste porcelain, a material that transfers among the freezer, fridge, oven and microwave.