Pot (P292)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Pot

Made in

London

Date

1981

Description

Earthenware pot with an inclining rim, a white body with blue and yellow squares and dots.

Materials and techniques

Oxidised earthenware with matt lead sequisilicate glaze. Decorated with inlaid coils of stained clay, underglaze crayon and colours. Slab-built from rolled sheets.

Dimensions

height:  32cm
length:  27cm
width:  20.5cm
Packed Length:  46cm
Packed Width:  35cm
Packed Height:  32cm

Object number

P292

Category

On view

Long term loan: National Museum of Wales
  • Pot, Alison Britton, 1981, Crafts Council Collection: P292.

Maker's statement

It is part of a series where I was covering, or partly covering, the top of the vessel (always previously left open). Another feature of this series was that they have a back and a front, i.e. a preffered viewing position.