Karatsu ware

noun Ka·ra·tsu ware \kəˈrät(ˌ)sü-\

Definition of Karatsu ware

  1. :  a Japanese ceramic ware traditionally made from about the 16th century at Karatsu on Kyushu island that is probably the earliest glazed Japanese ceramic ware, includes both earthenware and stoneware, and comprises chiefly vessels for chanoyu

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Origin and Etymology of karatsu ware

from Karatsu, city in Japan


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