Meaning of Martinware in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmɑːtɪnwɛː/


mass noun
  • A type of brown salt-glazed pottery made by the Martin brothers in Southall, London, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

    as modifier ‘a Martinware jug’
    • ‘The colours included browns, greens, greys and blues, and this subdued palette is distinctive of Martinware.’
    • ‘Martinware products invariably came in characteristically subdued browns, greens, greys and blues.’
    • ‘Martin Brothers launched their London-based unit – Martinware Pottery – in 1873.’