Ceramic Sculpture: Making an Entrance - Finial III

Maker
Philip Jarvis
Production date
1996
Description
One decorative finial, entitled "Making An Entrance Finial III". High fired earthenware, hand formed piece representational of/inspired by fence finial. Centrepiece sits on 105mm2 x 20mm mount, the bottom 2/3 of which being dipped in terracotta colour paint. Top of mount has green glaze, which is the same as the remainder of the piece. Finial has six pair of side protruding arms, which alternate from curving up to carving down as they move up the filial. Top three pair of protrusions have yellow glazed tips, and finial point is similarly coloured.
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Production role
Potter/Maker
Provenance details
Purchased at "Canta Clay New Zealand Society of Potters National Exhibition 1996" held at the Canterbury Museum.
Measurements
Dimensions (LxWxH): 105 x 220 x 415mm (4 1/8 x 8 11/16 x 16 5/16")
Current rights
Current rights code
Other Id
C1997.10
235/97
N/R
EQRC388
Catalogue number
C1997.10
Accession number
1997.235.1
Marks and Inscriptions
Marks/Inscriptions: Jarvis 96; Type of mark: Maker's Mark; Notes: In black
Marks/Inscriptions: Philip Jarvis 70 $130; Type of mark: Label; Notes: Adhered with cream masking tape

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