Palissy ware

noun Pa·lis·sy ware \pəˈlisē-, ¦palə¦sē-\

Definition of Palissy ware

  1. :  a 16th century French pottery decorated with colored glazes laid over embossments and usually with figures (as of fishes or leaves) in high relief

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Origin and Etymology of palissy ware

after Bernard Palissy †1589 French potter


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