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93/305/2 Slip-casting mould, for vase V-16, 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

Designed
Mould, for Vase No V-16, plaster, originally a 5 piece mould (now in 6 pieces), a stage 2-3 block/case mould for slip casting in earthenware; the two rectangular back and front sections -1:2 with decorative internal surfaces to produce one side only of a vase (the vase with wide base rising to narrow stem, flaring strongly from waist to rim, decorated with leaves and scrolls at stem, rim and sides), the two main sections flanked and held in place by four border pieces to produce a rectangular …

Summary

Object No.

93/305/2

Object Statement

Slip-casting mould, for vase V-16, plaster, made by Pates Potteries Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1946-1970

Physical Description

Mould, for Vase No V-16, plaster, originally a 5 piece mould (now in 6 pieces), a stage 2-3 block/case mould for slip casting in earthenware; the two rectangular back and front sections -1:2 with decorative internal surfaces to produce one side only of a vase (the vase with wide base rising to narrow stem, flaring strongly from waist to rim, decorated with leaves and scrolls at stem, rim and sides), the two main sections flanked and held in place by four border pieces to produce a rectangular block when assembled.

Marks

Each part with "V-16" painted on the exterior (one with "SG V-16"), part 2 with raised mark "V-16" and parts 4:5 with raised mark "V-16" in reverse on interior surface.

Dimensions

Height

420 mm

Width

350 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 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 9 December 2022, <https://ma.as/133524>

Wikipedia

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