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#43264
$ 79.95

ANTIQUE CENTURY OLD PARIAN WARE PITCHER "TWO LOVERS ON AN IS

Parian is a type of "Bisque" pottery. It was named after Paros, a Greek island renowned for its fine-textured, white marble of the same name. Invented by Thomas Battam, Parian provided a lower cost alternative to carved Marble. A notable advantage was that it could be prepared in a liquid form and cast in a mold - a quality lending itself to mass production. Parian ware was utilized mainly for b... moreMore Info http://www.tace.com/i/43264.htmlFrom: All That Glitters Antiques
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