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Artist/makerGordon Baldwin (born 1932) (potter)
Material and technique
earthenware, the surface roughened with slip and copper, the interior of the rim has a blackish glaze over coppper
Dimensions25 cm (height)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Dr Anthony Ray, 2009.
Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
A semi-fluid clay applied to a ceramic before glazing either to coat the surface or for decorative effect.