Waisted pot with wings (P99)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Waisted pot with wings

Made in

Aylesford

Date

1972-73

Description

Cylindrical porcelain vessel with a foot and two wing forms, with an off-white glaze. There are maker marks on two sides of the foot.

Materials and techniques

Reduced porcelain with off-white glaze and copper oxide inside. Thrown in two parts. Wings made by pulling and rotating unevenly a bent piece of wire through a block of clay and applied to body when leather hard. Biscuit fired to 960 deg C; glaze fired to 1280 deg. C.

Dimensions

height:  23.5cm
length:  18cm
width:  11cm

Object number

P99

Category

  • Waisted Pot with Wings, Colin Pearson, 1972 - 1973, Crafts Council Collection: P99. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Waisted Pot with Wings, Colin Pearson, 1972 - 1973, Crafts Council Collection: P99. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Waisted Pot with Wings, Colin Pearson, 1972 - 1973, Crafts Council Collection: P99. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Waisted Pot with Wings, Colin Pearson, 1972 - 1973, Crafts Council Collection: P99. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.