peach bloom

peach bloom
1. : a moderate yellowish pink that is yellower and paler than coral pink, less strong and slightly redder and darker than peach pink, and redder, less strong, and slightly darker than average peach — called also rose morn
2. : a reduced copper glaze that is used especially on Chinese porcelain and is mottled pinkish red often streaked with russet and green

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