Dresden china

variants: or

dresden ware

Definition of Dresden china

  1. :  hard-paste porcelain (as Meissen) made in the vicinity of Dresden and typically characterized by daintiness of design and ornate decoration

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Origin and Etymology of dresden china

Dresden, Germany

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