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Vessel "double base"

Vessel "double base"

  • Place of origin:

    Cornwall (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1974 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Black, Penny (designer)
    Troika pottery (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Powdered clay, moulded and glazed

  • Museum number:

    C.11-1995

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'Double base' vessel of powdered clay. Geometric pattern on two faces, pale green washed glaze with pattern highlighted in blue and terracotta glazes.

Place of Origin

Cornwall (made)

Date

ca. 1974 (made)

Artist/maker

Black, Penny (designer)
Troika pottery (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Powdered clay, moulded and glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'TROIKA ENGLAND PB'
Painted in black on base

Dimensions

Height: 34.5 cm, Width: 18.5 cm, Depth: 7.0 cm

Object history note

Purchased at £1,000 (with C.12 & C.13-1995).

Descriptive line

'Double base' vessel, powdered clay, moulded and glazed, decorated by Penny Black, Troika pottery, Cornwall, England, ca. 1974

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

Cashmore, Carol. Troika pottery: St. Ives. Brentwood : the author, 1994, plate 52.

Materials

Clay

Techniques

Moulded; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Geometric patterns

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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