Arretine ware

[ar-uh-tahyn, -teen]

Origin of Arretine ware

1775–85; < Latin Arrētīnus, derivative of Arrētium (modern Arezzo), a town in Tuscany where such pottery was made; see -ine1
Also called terra sigillata.
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British Dictionary definitions for arretine ware

Arretine ware

noun
  1. another term for Samian ware (def. 2)
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