opaquely glazed earthenware
Origin of faienceFr, after Faenza, Italy, original place of its manufacture
- Earthenware decorated with colorful opaque glazes.
- A moderate to strong greenish blue.
Origin of faienceFrench fa&idie;ence, after Fa&idie;ence, Faenza, Italy.
Moroccan faience plate
OriginSee also: faïence