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Date:1925 - 1937 (c.)

Description:Glazed Stoneware.

H. 7.3 x D.8.2 cm

Stoneware circular box and cover, thrown and turned at St. Ives by Bernard Leach.

Grey/green celadon glaze, painted iron oxide decoration of a pagoda on the cover with two bands around the rim.

The box has three bands of painted iron oxide on the exterior, foot and base unglazed.

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Bernard Leach


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Donor ref:1999.C.4  (156/18250)

Source: Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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