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Collection Crafts Study Centre
Potter unknown
Description Oil lamp dish, stoneware.
Decoration Brush decoration
Part Of Series Bernard Leach Source Collection
Id Number Current Accession P.79.51
Location Creation Site Seto, Japan
Subject ceramics, dish, oil lamp dish, aburazara
Measurements 2.8 x 22 centimetres
Material stoneware
History These dishes, called Aburazara, caught the oil dripping from the lamps which stood on them. This gave the glaze an attractive patina.
Relation Exhibition īPots of Inspirationī, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, 1979
Rights Owner Managed by the Crafts Study Centre.
Style Period Period 19th century
Technique throwing
 

 

 

 

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