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SMALL SODA-FIRED VESSEL


 

 

Stoneware vessel of stoneware clay decorated in extruded clay coils and turquoise and silver glaze.

  • This ceramic stoneware piece was thrown and then altered.
  • An extruder was used to create the tiny rows of clay coils that decorate the surface.
  • Construction sequence: First fired to cone 06. Then sprayed with a back matte glaze onto the outer surface. Turquoise matte glaze added. Vessel was then soda-fired. Embellished by adding touches of silver leaf. Black glaze for the interior of the piece.
  • Size: 5.0" x 5.0".
  • Date: 2003.
  • Exhibited at Porcelain Grace Ceramic Studio, Cumberland, ME.
  • Sold.