Karatsu ware

noun

Ka·​ra·​tsu ware
kəˈrät(ˌ)sü-
: 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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from Karatsu, city in Japan

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“Karatsu ware.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Karatsu%20ware. Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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