: pottery coated with slip to improve or decorate the surface
Examples of slipware in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebAmong her recent works are a series of monumental wall hangings each made from dozens of slipware tiles adorned with compositions of symbols and patterns that seem to communicate fractured snippets of ancestral tales.
New York Times, 17 Mar. 2021 According to Robert Hunter, an archaeologist and the editor of the journal Ceramics in America, research suggests that the slipware pottery found in Philadelphia was made by French or German potters working in the city.
Peter Libbey, New York Times, 17 Jan. 2018
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