fine-quality porcelain ware produced in Stoke-on-Trent since 1793
(as modifier): Minton plate
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How to use Minton in a sentence
Mr. Minton has acquired a notoriety, even in that proud city, which makes his house one of the most popular resorts.
Henry Minton also is the proprietor of a fashionable restaurant and resort of business men and gentlemen of the city.
Skerry Hill was the absurdly-named trading store of a man named Minton, and at present it was in a state of siege.Forging the Blades | Bertram Mitford
Thomas Minton of Stoke assisted in the completion of it, being articled as an engraver at Caughley.The Collector's Handbook to Keramics of the Renaissance and Modern Periods | William Chaffers
Herbert Minton raised the quality of the productions, being one of the greatest of the Staffordshire modern potters.Chats on Old Earthenware | Arthur Hayden