Dark mottled pot
T-material pot with narrow base, angled elipse and a tilted rim, with dark mottled finish.
Materials and techniques
Handbuilt coloured stoneware pot (by pinch & coil techniques). Clay T-material, stained using various oxides: vanadium pentoxide, manganese dioxide, copper oxide, iron oxide. Burnished using agate & impregnating further oxides during burnishing. Hand made bamboo tools used in making as well as wooden tools and metal ribs. Fired in oxidation atmosphere (1270 deg. C.)