Worcester china


Trademark.

a soft-paste porcelain containing very little clay or none at all, made at Worcester, England, since 1751.

Origin of Worcester china

First recorded in 1795–1805

Also called Royal Worcester, Worcester porcelain.

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British Dictionary definitions for royal worcester

Royal Worcester

noun

Worcester china made after 1862

Worcester china

Worcester porcelain

noun

porcelain articles made in Worcester (England) from 1751 in a factory that became, in 1862, the Royal Worcester Porcelain CompanySometimes shortened to: Worcester
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