Collection Online
Medium
earthenware
Measurements
41.2 × 17.1 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Beecroft, Sydney, New South Wales
Inscription
impressed above rim of base: PR (monogram)
Accession Number
192-D5
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1961
© Peter Rushforth
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Elongated ovoid shape with wide, flaring neck; grey glaze with purple/brown slip painted around body and hand at neck, painted with dark grey pigment in vertical stripes enclosing zig-zag patterns. Described by the potter as 'alumina matt glaze decorated with iron, manganese and cobalt oxides'.