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Capricorn, covered box
(1976)

Medium
earthenware
Measurements
(a-b) 38.9 × 18.0 × 11.8 cm (overall)
Inscription
(a) painted in brown on inside of lid: J
Accession Number
D97.a-b-1976
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with the assistance of the Crafts Board of the Australia Council, 1976
© Lorraine Jenyns
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Box with black glaze, the lid of pyramidal form with a textured, reddish-orange base, the blue glazed-surfaces edged with black. The whole surmounted by a modelled goat in brown matt glaze with lighter-coloured streaked decoration.