• Classic Stoneware of Japan: Shino and Oribe

    Though Japan today has become one of the world's most industrialized, mechanized, and computerized nations, it still boasts one of the world's richest and most fascinating ceramic traditions. Two of the country's most remarkable styles of pottery are Shino and Oribe, both originating in ancient Mino Province (modern-day Gifu Prefecture) from the time of Japan's artistic "renaissance" in the late sixteenth century. Oribe ware is one of the most startling and innovative expressions not only of this period but of all Japanese pottery. In a departure from the more refined tea ceremony utensils that represent the meditative aspect of the ceremony, Oribe ware has a more earthy feel, with its layering of naturally occurring colors: a piece might be made of red and white clay, with green glaze over the white portion, and line decorations done in iron over a coat of white slip on the red part. This ware is named for Furuta Oribe, who in his time was the undisputed master of the tea ceremony and who, it is said, commissioned certain kilns to make these pots after his own designs. Likewise, the tea ceremony ware known as Shino is widely considered to have its own unparalleled kind of beauty. With its thick, white, feldspathic glaze and stylized but seemingly spontaneous decoration in iron u...

    • ASIN: 4770028970

  • Salt Glazed Stoneware: Germany, Flanders, England and the United States (Classic Reprint)

    Excerpt from Salt Glazed Stoneware: Germany, Flanders, England and the United StatesIn these reviews of the several branches of ceramics the geographical arrangement used by other writers has given place to the natural or technical classification to permit the grouping of similar wares of all countries and times, whereby pottery, or opaque ware, is classified according to glaze, its most distinctive feature, while, on the other hand, porcelain, or translucent ware, is grouped according to body, or paste.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

    • ASIN: 0265308585

  • Architectural Pottery: Bricks, Tiles, Pipes, Enamelled Terracottas, Ordinary and Incrusted Quarries, Stoneware Mosaic, Faïences, and Architectural Stoneware (Classic Reprint)

    Excerpt from Architectural Pottery: Bricks, Tiles, Pipes, Enamelled Terracottas, Ordinary and Incrusted Quarries, Stoneware Mosaic, Faïences, and Architectural StonewareThe rapid exhaustion Of quarries from which we have drawn for years obliges us to get supplies from greater and greater distances, and so to raise inordinately the price of building stones. We can only replace them by calling to our aid artificial materials, such as iron, brick, terra-cotta, cement, etc.Ancient examples of the substitution Of terra-cotta for stone are frequent in Persia. Jules Laurens and Dieulafoy have shown them to us in the imposing buildings which they have sketched and reproduced from the remarkable ruins excavated on the sites Of ancient cities like Suse.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfu...

    • ASIN: 036539842X

  • Gibson 16-Piece Classic Stoneware Features Colorful Tiled Borders Dinnerware Set, Reactive Glaze Finish

    The 16-Piece Dinnerware Set in a multi-colored design has a beautiful reactive glaze finish. The classic stoneware features colorful tiled borders that ensure it will be the focal point of the table. The mosaic pattern at the rim of each piece is earthy and eye-catching. This stoneware dinnerware set is dishwasher and microwave safe, and it includes four dinner plates, four dessert plates, four soup/salad bowls and four mugs. It provides an elegant touch for your next formal dinner or casual meal with family and friends. This lovely 16-Piece Dinnerware Set also makes an ideal housewarming or wedding gift.

    • Color: Glaze
    • Brand: Gibson
    • ASIN: B07CT1RLBM

  • The Pampered Chef Classics

    64 p.

    • ASIN: B000MHU1HI

  • Classic Sterling Silver Round White Stoneware Charm Stud Earring Jewelry for Female

    Product details: It is made by friendly environmental materials; Unique mosaic crafts design shows the person's personality and charm;Different color, different design style, to choose. Product quality: We ensure the quality of our products by the comfortable materials and strict quality inspection process. We believe our product. Delivery time:In general it is 7 to 15 days. Friend, If you have any doubt about our service or when you receive our products, you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be glad to serve you.Your smile is what we desire, your satisfaction is our continuous motivation.

    • Color: White
    • Brand: Dayone
    • ASIN: B01M4RAEI0

  • Architectural Pottery: Bricks, Tiles, Pipes, Enamelled Terracottas, Ordinary and Incrusted Quarries, Stoneware Mosaic, Faïences, and Architectural Stoneware (Classic Reprint)

    Excerpt from Architectural Pottery: Bricks, Tiles, Pipes, Enamelled Terracottas, Ordinary and Incrusted Quarries, Stoneware Mosaic, Faïences, and Architectural StonewareThe rapid exhaustion Of quarries from which we have drawn for years obliges us to get supplies from greater and greater distances, and so to raise inordinately the price of building stones. We can only replace them by calling to our aid artificial materials, such as iron, brick, terra-cotta, cement, etc.Ancient examples of the substitution Of terra-cotta for stone are frequent in Persia. Jules Laurens and Dieulafoy have shown them to us in the imposing buildings which they have sketched and reproduced from the remarkable ruins excavated on the sites Of ancient cities like Suse.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfu...

    • ASIN: 1332167039

  • The Stoneware Monkey: A Dr. John Thorndyke Story

    Two distinct and separate crimes, the murder of a police constable in pursuit of a burglar who had just stolen some ten thousand pounds worth of diamonds, and the attempted poisoning of an avant garde potter. Seemingly, the point in common between the two is the attending physician, one Dr. Oldfield. But that learned gentleman, the eminent expert in Medical Jurisprudence, Dr. John Thorndyke, has his suspicions centered on a crude piece of modernist pottery. Of course, it is only a matter of time before the good doctor discovers the secret of . . . The Stoneware Monkey!

    • ASIN: 1937022307

  • Classic Black Stoneware Mug (1 Unit)

    Classic black stoneware mugs add a contemporary flair to your morning cup of coffee or an evening cup of tea. This large 12 ounce ceramic mug makes a great gift or collection to your hobby or interest. Are you ready for your next coffee?

    • Color: Black
    • ASIN: B075NN7KSH
    • UPC: 707943531348