rosso antico

noun ros·so an·ti·co \¦rō(ˌ)sōˌan‧ˈtē(ˌ)kō, ¦rȯ(-, ¦rä(-, -sōˌän‧-\

Definition of rosso antico

  1. 1a :  a deep red Grecian marble used especially by the ancient Romans b :  a porphyritic diorite used especially by the ancient Egyptians and Romans

  2. 2 :  a hard red unglazed Wedgwood stoneware resembling boccaro

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Origin and Etymology of rosso antico

Italian


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