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Tea plate - Contrast

Contrast

  • Object:

    Tea plate

  • Place of origin:

    Hornsea (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1975 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hunt, Martin, born 1942 (designer)
    Hornsea Pottery Co. Ltd. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware and glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the maker

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.65B-1977

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 41, shelf 2

Physical description

Plate of stoneware with a brown body and a white glaze, and decorated with a thick black line and a thin white band.

Place of Origin

Hornsea (made)

Date

ca. 1975 (designed)

Artist/maker

Hunt, Martin, born 1942 (designer)
Hornsea Pottery Co. Ltd. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware and glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'LANCASTER VITRAMIC / HORNSEA ENGLAND / CONTRAST / OVENPROOF / DISHWASHER PROOF / DESIGN COUNCIL AWARD 1975'
On base

Dimensions

Height: 1.8 cm, Diameter: 16.1 cm

Object history note

Won the 1975 Design Council Award.

Descriptive line

'Contrast' plate of stoneware with a brown body and a white glaze, from Lancaster tableware range, designed by Martin Hunt, made by Hornsea Pottery Co. Ltd., Hornsea, ca. 1975.

Labels and date

Tea service 'Contrast'
Designed by Martin Hunt (of Queensberry Hunt), made by Hornsea Pottery Co. Ltd., Yorkshire, England; 1975
Stoneware

Circ.50&A, 57, 58&A, 60&A and 65A-1977

Won the 1975 Design Council Award. []

Materials

Stoneware; Glaze

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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