Ceramic Vessel on a Plint (with addition of nickel) (P241)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Ceramic Vessel on a Plint (with addition of nickel)

Made in

London

Date

1980

Description

Abstract square form contstructed from cast pieces of red earthenware.

Materials and techniques

Oxidised red earthenware. Press-moulded from plaster moulds; the form in two parts and the plinth in one. Fired to 1050 deg. C and all outside surfaces ground flat. Inside textured with slip made from the same clay and fired to 1030 deg.C. The three individual elements bonded together with epoxy adhesives.

Dimensions

height:  30cm
width:  15cm
depth:  10cm

Object number

P241

Category

  • Ceramic Vessel on a Plint (with addition of nickel), Martin Smith, 1980, Crafts Council Collection: P241.

Maker's statement

See P240