Crown Derby

noun a kind of soft-paste porcelain made at Derby in the English Midlands and often marked with a crown above the letter ‘D’.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • Crown Derby — noun A late 18c porcelain made at Derby, marked with a crown • • • Main Entry: ↑crown * * * Crown Derby [Crown Derby] noun [U] a type of ↑china …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crown Derby — n [U] a type of china (= fine pottery) made in Derby, England, in the 18th and 19th centuries. Objects made of Crown Derby are marked with a crown over the letter D. * * * …   Universalium

  • Crown Derby — Crown Der|by a type of fine ↑porcelain made in the city of Derby, England in the 18th and 19th centuries …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Royal Crown Derby — Pair of vases, 1772 1774, Derby Porcelain Factory (V A Museum no. 485 1875) The Royal Crown Derby Porcelain Company is a porcelain manufacturer, based in Derby, England. The company, particularly known for its high quality bone china, has… …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Crown Derby — Paire de vases de la manufacture de porcelaine de Derby, 1772 1774. V A Museum n° 485 1875. La Royal Crown Derby Porcelain Company est un fabricant de porcelaine basé à Derby, en Angleterre. La société est particulièrement réputée pour la haute… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Royal Crown Derby — Пара ваз, 1772 1774, Derby Porcelain Factory Royal Crown Derby Porcelain Company  компания производитель фарфора, расположенная в великобританском городе Дерби. Известна своим высококачественным костяным фарфором, производит посуду с… …   Википедия

  • Derby Museum and Art Gallery — The 1964 extension to the original building houses the museum and art gallery today Established 1879 (1879) …   Wikipedia

  • Derby (disambiguation) — Derby is the county town of Derbyshire, England and includes: Derby Midland railway station Derby Works, railway locomotive works Derby Carriage and Wagon Works, railway works Derby may also refer to: Contents 1 Places 2 People 3 Sports …   Wikipedia

  • Derby — steht im Sport für: Derby (Pferdesport), 1780 nach Lord Derby benanntes Pferderennen und weitere Pferdesportveranstaltungen Derby (Mannschaftssport), Wettkampf, bei dem zwei meist rivalisierende Sportvereine einer Region aufeinander treffen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Derby Racecourse Roman settlement — A Green Glazed Jug from the Racecourse settlement …   Wikipedia

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