Teapot with lid (P339)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Walter Keeler

Title

Teapot with lid

Made in

Penallt

Date

1984

Description

Clay teapot with a mottled orange-grey saltglaze, with a lid, a round handle, and a long curved spout.

Materials and techniques

Thrown and turned pot and lid, with extruded handle and press-moulded spout. Engobe of 60% felspar, 40% china clay on outside and a black underglaze and iron oxide pigment sprayed over exterior. Saltglazed at 1280 deg. C in a reduction atmosphere.

Dimensions

height:  14.5cm
width:  28cm
depth:  13cm

Object number

P339

Category

  • Teapot with Lid, Walter Keeler, 1984, Crafts Council Collection: P339. Photo: Ian Dobbie.

Maker's statement

Wales - Keeler's first batch of press moulded spouts.