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Vase - Black


  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Norway (made)

  • Date:

    2010 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bjørgan, Heidi (artist)
    Sormin, Linda (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, slip-cast, glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Purchase funded by the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    C.130:1 to 3-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Slip-cast earthenware vase covered in a blue slip with cobalt glaze speckled over this, openwork section in two parts that intertwine and sit on top of the vase, these were salvaged from the artist Linda Sormin, both glazed alike in cream, blue and turquoise glaze.

Place of Origin

Norway (made)


2010 (made)


Bjørgan, Heidi (artist)
Sormin, Linda (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, slip-cast, glaze


Height: 39 cm As assembled with openwork upper section approximately, Width: 18.4 cm, Depth: 17.1 cm

Descriptive line

'Black', slip cast earthenware vase form with openwork upper section formed of clay detritus salvaged from Linda Sormin, Heidi Bjørgan, Norway, 2010


Earthenware; Ceramic glaze


Slip cast


Ceramics; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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