Chün ware


: a Chinese pottery that originated in the Sung period and has typically a porcelaneous stoneware body and a thick predominantly lavender flambé glaze

Word History


from Chün Chon (Fangcheng), Honan province, China, where it was originally made

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“Chün ware.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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