Huronia Pottery (Ontario, Canada)

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Huronia Pottery (Ontario, Canada)

Post by beedragon on October 4th 2013, 1:28 am

8" vase



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Post by beedragon on October 4th 2013, 1:31 am

Inuit Figurine



This mould (in dark green glaze) also, perhaps incorrectly, attributed to Grand River Pottery.
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Post by big ed on October 4th 2013, 4:48 pm

i'd like to see some of the old Innuit pieces great stuff .
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Post by beedragon on October 4th 2013, 5:34 pm

Unfortunately, this piece doesn't have anything to do with real Inuits! Just a touristy-novelty piece IMO.
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Post by beedragon999 on September 14th 2014, 6:30 pm

Huronia vase

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Re: Huronia Pottery (Ontario, Canada)

Post by 22 Crawford St. on May 21st 2015, 2:05 pm

So Huronia Pottery was located west of Collingwood Ontario in Meaford. Founded by Tom Hrcek a Czech immigrant who had previously worked at Blue Mountain Pottery as a mold maker. The pottery came in many forms from vases, fruit bowls and animal figurines. Huronia items are found in many unique matte glazes and vibrant gloss colors. It closed after his death in the early 1970's.



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