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Image of c251  by Michael CARDEW
Michael Cardew

  • Catalogue Number: c251
  • Title:
  • Mark: Winchcombe Seal
  • Size: 19cm wide
  • Description:
    Oval earthenware pie dish in red body decorated with dark brown slip-trailed over white slip, the whole covered in clear galena glaze. These oval plates were made circular, then a piece was sliced out of the middle and the two halves stuck together to form the oval shape. They were usually made by Elijah Comfort.

    Bought New Handworkers Gallery, 1929 for 3s.9d.