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Collection Crafts Study Centre
Potter Bernard Leach
Description Milk jug, white and brown stoneware.
Decoration Sgraffito. Inscription around belly reads 'milk'. Decorated border between lines around neck. Lines incised on handle.
Id Number Current Accession P.85.1
Inscription St. Ives and BL seals on base
Location Creation Site Leach Pottery, St. Ives, Cornwall, UK
Subject ceramics, jug, milk jug, writing
Measurements 13.8 x 14.6 centimetres
Material stoneware
History Bought by Mrs. Joan Braunholtz in St. Ives in the 1920's or 1930's for one shilling "as it was cracked".
Notes See similar jug in the Bernard Leach Japanese Exhibition catalogue, 1966 (printed in Japan), probably Ashahi Shimbun, illustration 21 and 27 (black and white).
Relation Exhibition īConcept and Formī, James Hockey Gallery, The Surrey Institute of Art & Design, 13 December 2002 to 3 February 2003
Rights Owner David Leach/Crafts Study Centre 2004
Style Period Period 1920s
Technique throwing



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