Definition of Moustiers in English:

Moustiers

Pronunciation /ˈmuːstɪeɪ/

noun

  • A type of faience made at Moustiers-Sainte-Marie.

adjective

  • Designating faience of this type.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Chaffers (1811–1892), authority on hallmarks and potters' marks. From Moustiers (more fully Moustiers-Sainte-Marie), the name of a small French town in the department of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence (formerly, Basses Alpes), where faience has been made since 1679.