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  • Place of origin:

    St. Ives (Cornwall), England (made)

  • Date:

    1975-1976 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Leach, Janet, born 1918 - died 1997 (maker)
    Leach Pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, with ash glaze

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Studio Ceramics, room 142, case 3, shelf 2

Physical description

Stoneware vase with two small handles, with a greenish ash glaze on most of the body and an unglazed area at the bottom.

Place of Origin

St. Ives (Cornwall), England (made)


1975-1976 (made)


Leach, Janet, born 1918 - died 1997 (maker)
Leach Pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, with ash glaze

Marks and inscriptions

'JL' and 'SI' in monogram, impressed


Depth: 15.30 cm, Height: 25.00 cm

Descriptive line

Vase by Janet Leach, stoneware, Britain, ca. 1975-76.

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

Exhibition History

Janet Leach: A Retrospective (Crafts Study Centre, Farnham 03/02/2007-31/03/2007)
Janet Leach: A Retrospective (Tate St. Ives 07/10/2006-21/01/2007)




Studio Ceramics

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