Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 142, The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Gallery


ca. 1935 (made)
Place of origin

Earthenware vase, slip painted decoration in brown under a green glaze.

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Earthenware, slip-painted and glazed
Brief description
Vase by Michael Cardew, earthenware, Britain, 1935.
Physical description
Earthenware vase, slip painted decoration in brown under a green glaze.
  • Depth: 16.60cm
  • Height: 19.50cm
Marks and inscriptions
'MC'(in a rectangle) and 'WP' in monogram, impressed
Credit line
Given by the Arts and Crafts Fund of the Contemporary Art Society
Object history
Acquisition details: given by the CAS, London
Bibliographic reference
Watson, Oliver. British Studio Pottery : the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection, Oxford : Phaidon, Christie's, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1990
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Record createdJanuary 14, 2000
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