Teapot (P371)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Teapot

Made in

Harrogate

Date

1984

Description

Red earthenware teapot with a twisted handle, brown slip decoration, sponged then trailed into abstract swirl patterns.

Materials and techniques

Red earthenware with added ball clay, grog and barium carbonate. Wheel thrown with pulled handle. Decorated with brown slip, sponged away, then trailed decoration. Lead and clay based glaze applied when leather hard. Wood fired to about 1080 deg. C.

Dimensions

height:  16cm
width:  25cm
height (Pot):  14cm
height (lid):  5cm

Object number

P371

Category

  • Teapot, Suzi Cree, 1984, Crafts Council Collection: P371.