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Collection Crafts Study Centre
Potter Bernard Leach
Description Circular dish, made in a mould, slip decoration.
Decoration Slip decoration of combed lines on either side of a central strip of linking ovals.
Id Number Current Accession P.75.50
Inscription St Ives seal impressed on foot
Location Creation Site Leach Pottery, St. Ives, Cornwall, UK
Subject ceramics, dish
Measurements 3.5 x 20.5 centimetres
Material slipware
History David Leach, in July 1977, put the date of creation at 1935-36, however, the date of 1926 was given by Bernard Leach in September 1975.

David Leach said he designed and made many of these, together with Harry Davis, when he was left in charge of the St Ives workshop in 1935-36.
Relation Exhibition ´St Ives 1939-64´, Tate Gallery, 1985, exhibit no. C23. ´The Art of Bernard Leach´, Japan, 1980, exhibit no. 58.
Rights Owner David Leach/Crafts Study Centre 2004
Style Period Period 1920s
Technique moulding



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