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TYPES OF PORCELAIN - IDENTIFYING CERAMICS - PORCELAIN FROM GERMANY and FRANCE - CHINESE PORCELAIN & CHINOISERIE STYLES - ROYAL VIENNA & THE BEEHIVE MARK - OLDER CHINAWARE PATTERNS
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HOW TO IDENTIFY CERAMICS
Types and meaning of marks on Porcelain, Chinaware & Pottery...
TYPES OF PORCELAIN
Recognize Hard Paste, Soft Paste, Bone China and other ceramics...
PORCELAIN FROM GERMANY
German porcelain & studio pottery from various periods and regions...
PORCELAIN MARKS FROM MEISSEN & DRESDEN
Companies & decorative studios from the Dresden area that made items in the Meissen style...
ROYAL VIENNA AND THE BEEHIVE MARK
Learn the history of Royal Vienna porcelain and how its
symbol has now become to represent a distinct decorative style...
CHINA & DINNERWARE PATTERNS
Decorative patterns & designs on chinaware, porcelain tableware and teasets. Alphabetical list of older patterns...
Notes on Belle Epoque & Aesthetic movements in France and its influence to other regions...
Learn how Chinese folklore designs influenced European porcelain tastes...
How to read French Limoges porcelain marks and what they mean...
CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN
The appeal and dramatic expansion of Chinese porcelain art into European & American homes...
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