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Coral cave
(1981)

Medium
stoneware
Measurements
24.2 × 34.9 × 14.7 cm
Place/s of Execution
Canberra, ACT
Inscription
painted in black on base: Hiroe Swen / 66.
impressed in base: (monogram) H S (monogram)
Accession Number
D174-1986
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the Crafts Board of the Australia Council, 1986
© Hiroe Swen @ Pastoral Gallery
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
Vessel of elipitical section narrowing towards the base and supplied with a small opening in the concave upper surface, decorated with matt brownish black glaze and wish an applied design of ridged and coiled brown clay reaching from side to side across the top.