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Punch bowl
  • Punch bowl
    Hanssen Pigott, Gwyn, born 1935 - died 2013
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Punch bowl

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    about 1959 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hanssen Pigott, Gwyn, born 1935 - died 2013 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, with incised decoration under a yellow-brown glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Janet Fielder, Cheltenham

  • Museum number:

    C.17-2000

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Rounded stoneware bowl with slightly flared lip, on a high, narrow foot. Thrown. Upper section of exterior, and interior of lip, decorated with incised bands. Yellow-brown wood-ash glaze.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

about 1959 (made)

Artist/maker

Hanssen Pigott, Gwyn, born 1935 - died 2013 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, with incised decoration under a yellow-brown glaze

Marks and inscriptions

Impressed circular seal mark, showing a rounded square
marked twice, above the foot

Dimensions

Height: 22.0 cm, Diameter: 27.8 cm

Object history note

The punch set was bought from Liberty's, London, and given to the donor, Mrs Fielder, in 1959.

Descriptive line

Stoneware punch bowl with incised decoration, made by Gwyn Hanssen, ca. 1959

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

Pottery Quarterly. 1961/2, vol.7, pp138, 146 & pl.5.

Materials

Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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