Nymphenburg porcelain dating

Nymphenburg porcelain dating

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is a ceramic material made by heating materials, generally including kaolin, in a kiln to temperatures between 1,200 and 1,400 °C (2,200 and 2,600 °F).

Although proto-porcelain wares exist dating from the Shang Dynasty (1600–1046 BC), by the time of the Eastern Han Dynasty period (206 BC–220 AD), glazed ceramic wares had developed into porcelain, on a Chinese definition as high-fired ware.

Eventually, porcelain and the expertise required to create it began to spread into other areas of East Asia.

By the time of the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644 AD), porcelain wares were being exported to Europe.