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Lidded jar

Lidded jar

  • Place of origin:

    Cockermouth (made)

  • Date:

    Spring 1999 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hughes, Edward (Ceramicist), born 1953 - died 2006 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, thrown, oatmeal woodash glazed exterior, tenmoku interior

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Alan Sainer

  • Museum number:

    C.123:1-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fluted, barrel-shaped stoneware jar with lid. The exterior glazed with an oatmeal woodash glaze, using Lakeland ash from a local sawmill. Tenmoku iron glazed interior. Gas fired, reduction stoneware to 1280-1300 degrees C.

Place of Origin

Cockermouth (made)

Date

Spring 1999 (made)

Artist/maker

Hughes, Edward (Ceramicist), born 1953 - died 2006 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, thrown, oatmeal woodash glazed exterior, tenmoku interior

Marks and inscriptions

Interlaced 'EH' seal, impressed above base

Dimensions

Height: 24.4 cm with lid, Height: 20.1 cm without lid, Diameter: 17.8 cm

Descriptive line

Fluted stoneware jar with lid by Edward Hughes, England 1999

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

Whiting, David. Edward Hughes: Recent Ceramics. Crafts. Sept/Oct 1999, pp56-57.
Ceramics and Glass Collection Object Information File

Production Note

Made at Edward Hughes' studio at The Stables, Isel Hall, Cockermouth, Cumbria.

Materials

Stoneware

Categories

Studio Pottery

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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