Lotus Ware is a type of porcelain produced from approximately 1892 to 1896 at the Knowles, Taylor & Knowles (KT&K) pottery of East Liverpool, Ohio, United States. The name originated from the idea of the owner, Isaac Knowles, that the glaze of the pieces resembled the glowing sheen of lotus blossom petals.
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... The production losses of Lotus Ware were very high, estimated as high as 90% ... losses incurred by its high manufacturing losses, KT K continued to produce Lotus Ware until 1896 ... It is estimated that only about 5,000 pieces of Lotus Ware survive ...
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