soft paste also soft-paste (sôftʹpāst', sŏftʹ-)
Any of various ceramics containing frit and refined clay.
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softpaste — adjective Having a body formulation that combines clay and frit, mainly used in the production of decorative figures and domestic wares in eighteenth century Europe; also sometimes applied to other soft porcelains such as bone china … Wiktionary
Soft-paste porcelain — url= http://www.vam.ac.uk/images/image/38638 popup.html title= Porcelain plate work=Ceramics accessdate= 2007 12 06] Victoria and Albert Museum, London] Soft paste porcelain is a type of a ceramic material, but it lacks a more specific,… … Wikipedia