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93/305/12 Pottery manufacture specimen, 3 parts of stage 2-3 plaster block mould for slip casting earthenware vase No.V-115, plaster, didactic object, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1960. Click to enlarge.

Slip-casting mould, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, Australia, 1946-1970

Designed
Plaster slip-cast mould, for Vase No V-115, a 3 piece stage 2-3 block/case mould for slip casting in earthenware; the back panel -1 is square with decorative internal surface in high relief (one side only of a vase with wide base of scroll form and leaf decoration on the body rising to a flaring rim), the front panel -2 with corresponding internal surface in intaglio, the base section -3 is rectangular with internal surface to produce the foot of the vase, the three parts fit together to form …

Summary

Object No.

93/305/12

Object Statement

Pottery manufacture specimen, 3 parts of stage 2-3 plaster block mould for slip casting earthenware vase No.V-115, plaster, didactic object, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1960

Physical Description

Plaster slip-cast mould, for Vase No V-115, a 3 piece stage 2-3 block/case mould for slip casting in earthenware; the back panel -1 is square with decorative internal surface in high relief (one side only of a vase with wide base of scroll form and leaf decoration on the body rising to a flaring rim), the front panel -2 with corresponding internal surface in intaglio, the base section -3 is rectangular with internal surface to produce the foot of the vase, the three parts fit together to form a rectangular block/case mould when assembled.

Marks

Identifying marks "V-115".

Dimensions

Height

250 mm

Width

285 mm

Depth

150 mm

Production

Notes

Pottery situated at 61 Lakemba Street, Belmore, Sydney.

History

Notes

Ron G Pate, OBE. Managing director of Pates Pottery Pty Ltd ; former mayor of Canterbury Minicipality ; former Chief Scout commissioner.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Ron Pate, 1993

Acquisition Date

17 August 1993

Cite this Object

Harvard

Slip-casting mould, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, Australia, 1946-1970 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 9 December 2022, <https://ma.as/133503>

Wikipedia

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