della Robbia

[del-uh roh-bee-uh; Italian del-lah rawb-byah]
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della Robbia

noun
  1. See Robbia
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Della Robbia

1787, from name of a family of 15c. Florentine painters and sculptors; used of wares made by Luca Della Robbia (1400-1482), or those like them.

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