Decorative teapot

Margaret Sumich
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Entitled "Solo". Decorative teapot raku woodfired. Round pot on three stumped legs with join each other 1/3 of the way up to form solid leg. Lid a bung arrangement, off centre - as is handle. Handle and legs are hand formed with finger kneads apparent. Pot has rake lines drawn across in varying directions. Spout appears to have a slight twist to give further dimension. Pot has rough look and feel, with kaleidoscopic "oxidised" look colouring. Back foot has mark impressed.
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Purchased at "Canta Clay New Zealand Society of Potters National Exhibition 1996" held at the Canterbury Museum.
Dimensions (LxWxH): 106 x 60 x 155mm (4 3/16 x 2 3/8 x 6 1/8")
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