Palissy ware


Pa·​lis·​sy ware
: a 16th century French pottery decorated with colored glazes laid over embossments and usually with figures (as of fishes or leaves) in high relief

Word History


after Bernard Palissy †1589 French potter

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“Palissy ware.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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