- a Japanese pottery from Kyushu, first produced in the early 17th century and after 1800 having a crackle glaze and overglaze polychrome enameling and gilding.
Origin of Satsuma ware
1870–75; named after Satsuma, Japan
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- simple pottery made in Satsuma, Japan, from the late 16th century
- ornamental glazed porcelain ware made in Satsuma, Japan, from the late 18th century
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