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92/837 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 an oval foot supporting a squashed shield-shaped vessel with an elongated mouth and an undulating rim, the vessel decorated with wavy leaves [seaweed] in low relief rising to the rim from waves at the foot, lustre glazed with pink lustre below the rim, pale green lustre on the body and sky blue lustre at the foot, gold rim.

Summary

Object No.

92/837

Object Statement

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

Physical Description

Vase, earthenware, slip-cast, with an oval foot supporting a squashed shield-shaped vessel with an elongated mouth and an undulating rim, the vessel decorated with wavy leaves [seaweed] in low relief rising to the rim from waves at the foot, lustre glazed with pink lustre below the rim, pale green lustre on the body and sky blue lustre at the foot, gold rim.

Marks

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

Dimensions

Height

185 mm

Width

225 mm

Depth

105 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/128209>

Wikipedia

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