High-fired chalice and cover by Ruskin Pottery

A large chalice and cover with a clouded and mottled glaze over a pale grey and ivory ground.

Details

Medium:
Glazed & thrown clay
Dimensions:
Height: 30.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,693 ( Total: £2,893)
Acquired in:
2002
Vendor:
Sotheby's

The interior is a similar colouring and glazing. Howson Taylor at the Ruskin Pottery continually responded to changing fashion and the factory produced a large range of glazes and wares, no one of which was alike.

Provenance

Ferneyhough collection; Albert E Wade collection; Sotheby's, 2002.

Venue details

Wednesbury Art Gallery and Museum Holyhead Road, WEDNESBURY West Midlands WS10 7DF 0121 556 0683 www.museums.sandwell.gov.uk/

Entry details

Free to all

1 Apr – 30 Sep
Thu – Sat, 2 – 5pm

1 Oct – 30 Nov
Thu – Fri,  1 – 4pm

Closed 1 Dec – 30 Mar

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