Hizen ware

Hi·​zen ware | \ ˈhēˌzen- \

Definition of Hizen ware

: pottery and especially porcelain (as Imari, Hirado, or Nabeshima wares) produced in Hizen

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History and Etymology for Hizen ware

from Hizen, old province of Kyushu Island, Japan

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“Hizen ware.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hizen%20ware. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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