produced in kilns located in the northern province of Hebei, known as
ceramics prefecture. Typical designs were in brown or black glaze
over white. Painted, carved (sgrafiatto technique), or impressed on
the surface. Cizhou wares appeared during the Northern Song Period,
Jin, through Yuan in the 13th Century.
- Mostly dark glazed ceramics produced at the Jizhou kiln in Jiangxi
province, Southern China. Jizhou wares are well known for
its beautiful and delicate papercut, tortoiseshell and
imprints of leave designs.