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Covered jar

Covered jar

  • Place of origin:

    Coleshill (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1932 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Braden, Norah, born 1901 - died 2001 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, unglazed, with brushed decoration

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 142, The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Gallery, case 8, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Covered jar, stoneware, unglazed with brushed decoration in brown on a speckled body.

Place of Origin

Coleshill (made)


ca. 1932 (made)


Braden, Norah, born 1901 - died 2001 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, unglazed, with brushed decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'Made by N. Braden for Bendicks, Kensington', painted


Depth: 16.20 cm, Height: 19.30 cm

Object history note

Acquisition details: Sotheby's Belgravia
Made as a chocolate box for Bendicks

RF number: 76/1924

Descriptive line

Covered jar by Norah Braden, stoneware, Britain, ca.1932.

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

Watson, Oliver. British Studio Pottery. Oxford: Phaidon; Christie's Limited; in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1990. ISBN 0 7 148 8067 1

Production Note

Pottery: Coleshill




Studio Ceramics; Images Online


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