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92/851 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 flattened shield-shaped vessel with elongated mouth and undulating rim, decorated with wavy leaves [seaweed] in low relief rising from foot to rim, lustre glazed with a light blue, pale pink and pale grey lustre glaze.

Summary

Object No.

92/851

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 flattened shield-shaped vessel with elongated mouth and undulating rim, decorated with wavy leaves [seaweed] in low relief rising from foot to rim, lustre glazed with a light blue, pale pink and pale grey lustre glaze.

Marks

Impressed mark "504" under the base under glaze, and printed mark "PATES / POTTERIES / SYDNEY / AUSTRALIA" under the base over glaze in black.

Dimensions

Height

230 mm

Width

219 mm

Depth

110 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/128225>

Wikipedia

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