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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Rye (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ca. 1951-1955 (designed)
    ca. 1953-1958 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rye Pottery Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

  • Museum number:

    C.245-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 41, shelf 7

Physical description

Tin-glazed earthenware vase, thrown and squeezed to form slightly square shape. Freely drawn vertical black lines, black rim and horizontal black stripes around base.

Place of Origin

Rye (manufactured)

Date

ca. 1951-1955 (designed)
ca. 1953-1958 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Rye Pottery Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'MADE IN / RYE / POTTERY / ENGLAND'
Stamped

'DDD'
Impressed mark stands for the thrower Dennis Townsend

Dimensions

Height: 16.3 cm, Width: 11.7 cm

Object history note

Dennis Townsend worked at the pottery between 1947-1958.

Descriptive line

Vase, tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration, manufactured by Rye Pottery Ltd., England, ca. 1953-1958.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Rye Pottery, London, 1996.

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Painted; Thrown

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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