Frankenthal

noun Fran·ken·thal \ˈfraŋkənˌthȯl, ˈfräŋkənˌtäl\

Definition of Frankenthal

plural

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  1. :  faience and hard-paste porcelain produced at Frankenthal, Bavaria during the second half of the 18th century and noted for well-modeled figures

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Origin and Etymology of frankenthal

from Frankenthal, city in Bavaria, Germany where it was produced


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