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93/305/16 Slip-casting mould, for jug J3, plaster, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1970. Click to enlarge.

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

Designed
Plaster slip-cast mould, for 2 pint jug No J3, a 4 piece stage 3 case mould for slip casting in earthenware; the main panel with decorative surface in high relief is recessed within the case and visible through a square opening when the mould is assembled, one side only of a 2 pint jug with a swollen ovoid body, small spout and D-shaped handle, the recessed panel flanked and held in place by three border pieces to produce a rectangular case mould when assembled.

Summary

Object No.

93/305/16

Object Statement

Slip-casting mould, for jug J3, plaster, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1970

Physical Description

Plaster slip-cast mould, for 2 pint jug No J3, a 4 piece stage 3 case mould for slip casting in earthenware; the main panel with decorative surface in high relief is recessed within the case and visible through a square opening when the mould is assembled, one side only of a 2 pint jug with a swollen ovoid body, small spout and D-shaped handle, the recessed panel flanked and held in place by three border pieces to produce a rectangular case mould when assembled.

Marks

Identifying marks "J3" and "2pt".

Dimensions

Height

290 mm

Width

355 mm

Depth

170 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/133516>

Wikipedia

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