Tea caddy (P139)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Tea caddy

Made in

Devon

Date

1977

Description

Porcelain tea caddy and lid, with a predominantly white glaze with abstract brush decorations in blue and a rusty orange colour.

Materials and techniques

Reduced porcelain, with white glaze and brush decoration with orange red glaze trailing. Blue, brown, rust and orange. Thrown. Biscuit fired at 980 deg. C. Glaze fired at 1280 deg. C.

Dimensions

height:  12cm

Object number

P139

Category

  • Tes Caddy, David Leach, 1977, Crafts Council Collection: P139.

Maker's statement

I am making an increasing variety of such shapes in different sizes and proportions, decorated variously.

David Leach, 31 August 1977