Tankard Form 'Lighthouse' (P411)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Tankard Form 'Lighthouse'

Made in

Devon

Date

1991

Description

Stoneware tankard with solid handle and ethed representation of a lighthouse.

Materials and techniques

Oxidised stoneware, fired to 1300 deg. C (bright colours are not enamels but high temperature colours). Re-fired at 740 deg.C with a matt enamel rubbed into the texture.

Dimensions

height:  13.5cm
depth:  5cm
width:  24cm

Object number

P411

Category

Maker's statement

This piece is typical of current work: the firing of the work 3 times - biscuit, stoneware, enamel texture - is I think unique.