Examples of pottery in a Sentence
He has collected pottery for years.
She was a painter for years before she discovered pottery.
Recent Examples of pottery from the Web
Mata Ortiz is the place for traditional and modern pottery.
What Fawcett was saying is commonly accepted now—of course the Roman and Greek empires were not the only ones with advanced technology (pottery, roadbuilding, irrigation) in ancient times.
The Procession Panel holds petroglyphs, and the River House is nested beneath a sandstone cliff along the San Juan River, where rock art, pottery shards and stone tools remain on the ground.
More than 100 vendors sold everything from home-grown produce to fine art; cutting boards in the shape of the state of Ohio to jewelry; bakery to pottery and almost everything in between.
After the summer crowds leave the Hamptons, the grass grows more slowly, the yoga classes have extra elbow room, and traffic on Ms. Retzky’s thrice-weekly drive to a pottery studio in Sag Harbor is light.
Indiana Jones fantasies aside, the typical archaeological dig may only yield a few pottery shards.
By Pat McDonogh, The C-J The first wheel is thought to have been used to make pottery.
So far, the dig has found some fragments of pottery, a piece of a beer stein and some coal.
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First Known Use of pottery
POTTERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pottery for English Language Learners
: objects (such as bowls, plates, etc.) that are made out of clay usually by hand and then baked at high temperatures so that they become hard
: the art or activity of making objects out of clay
: a place where potters make objects out of clay
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