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Collection Crafts Study Centre
Potter Rosemary Wren
Description Model of bird, stoneware, grey with brown spots; saltglazed, with iron oxide broken through glaze to represent spots.
Decoration Incised wings and pierced decoration eyes
Id Number Current Accession P.84.30
Inscription Wren bird seal on base
Location Creation Site Oxshott, Surrey, UK
Subject ceramics, model, model of bird
Measurements 16.7 x 9.7 centimetres
Material stoneware
Glaze saltglaze
Relation Exhibition ´The Oxhott Pottery: Denise and Henry Wren´, Crafts Study Centre at the Holburne Museum of Menstrie, Bath, 1984
Rights Owner Rosemary Wren/Crafts Study Centre 2004
Style Period Period 1950s
Technique hand-modelling
Process Fired in the first version of the large coke-fired saltglazing kiln that was perfected in 1959.

 

 

 

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