Mocha And Related Dipped Wares 1770 1939 -

mocha and related dipped wares 1770 1939 jonathan - until now mocha ware with its mysterious origins and variable nomenclature has not been widely studied or chronicled jonathan rickard with more than thirty years experience as a collector scholar and enthusiast of mocha and dipped wares has written the definitive book on this once widely produced pottery, past imperfect the art of inventive repair - early repairs can pop in unexpected places for example last may i went to visit my mother who lives in a small town in the berkshires near her house is the barnard cemetery with grave markers dating back to the middle 1700s where i came across rusty iron braces holding together broken tombstones, the food timeline history notes charlotte to millet - couscous ancient fare not quite couscous is a north african staple as far east a tripoli and particularly in morocco and algeria where the local name for it is sometimes identical to the word for food in general, the food timeline history notes state foods - alabama alabama s culinary heritage is a testament to hard working people with a healthy appetite for tasty food the first europeans to visit alabama were spanish seamen in 1505 they reported that the indians feasted on wild turkey game fish melons and squash