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92/998 Wall vase, earthenware, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1960. Click to enlarge.

Earthenware vase

Designed
Wall vase, earthenware, slip-cast, in the shape of a circular goldfish bowl with a flat back, decorated with a goldfish, shell and plant in low relief on the front, polychrome glaze on a blue ground, gold highlights and gold rim.

Summary

Object No.

92/998

Object Statement

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

Physical Description

Wall vase, earthenware, slip-cast, in the shape of a circular goldfish bowl with a flat back, decorated with a goldfish, shell and plant in low relief on the front, polychrome glaze on a blue ground, gold highlights and gold rim.

Marks

Impressed mark "713." on the reverse under glaze ; printed mark "P.P. / PTY. LTD. / AUSTRALIA" on the reverse over glaze in black.

Dimensions

Height

142 mm

Width

154 mm

Depth

65 mm

Production

Notes

Pottery situated at 61 Lakemba Street, Belmore, Sydney.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Dr David H Chamberlain under the Tax Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 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/128451>

Wikipedia

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