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92/829 Vase, earthenware, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1960. Click to enlarge.

Earthenware vase

Designed
Vase, earthenware, slip-cast, with spreading foot on square base with buttressed corners, ovoid body with shoulder curving inward to circular mouth with slightly undulating rim, eight large holes in the shoulder, the exterior decorated with serrated leaf shapes in low relief, glazed with a yellow lustre glaze with an orange lustre band around the shoulder.

Summary

Object No.

92/829

Object Statement

Vase, earthenware, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1960

Physical Description

Vase, earthenware, slip-cast, with spreading foot on square base with buttressed corners, ovoid body with shoulder curving inward to circular mouth with slightly undulating rim, eight large holes in the shoulder, the exterior decorated with serrated leaf shapes in low relief, glazed with a yellow lustre glaze with an orange lustre band around the shoulder.

Marks

Impressed mark "124" under the base under glaze ; Printed mark "P.P. / PTY. LTD. / AUSTRALIA" under the base over glaze in black.

Dimensions

Height

216 mm

Width

195 mm

Depth

195 mm

Production

Notes

Pottery situated at 61 Lakemba Street, Belmore, Sydney.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Dr David H Chamberlain, 1992

Acquisition Date

29 June 1992

Cite this Object

Harvard

Earthenware vase 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 9 December 2022, <https://ma.as/128200>

Wikipedia

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