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  • Place of origin:

    Colorado (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1985 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    DeVore, Richard, born 1933 - died 2006 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with a coloured glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. Richard DeVore

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 142, The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Gallery, case 13, shelf 3

DeVore's work is based on organic forms and his glazes often resemble earth or skin. The matt surface of this vessel suggests weathered stone, while the crackled glaze on the interior is like dried mud. Near the bottom of the vessel is a false base, which draws the gaze inwards to the small cavity almost hidden beneath it.

Physical description

Stoneware pot with a dark brown-grey glaze with textured crackling on the inside. A smoothly flaring form on a rounded base, the interior reveals a false base and an opening into an inner cavity

Place of Origin

Colorado (made)


ca. 1985 (made)


DeVore, Richard, born 1933 - died 2006 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with a coloured glaze


Height: 10 cm

Descriptive line

Stoneware vase made by Richard DeVore, Colorado, America ca. 1985


Stoneware; Glaze


Ceramics; Stoneware; Vases; Studio Pottery


Ceramics Collection

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