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Farnham or Belgium?

Post by NaomiM on April 21st 2017, 1:49 am

Glaze seems a bit thin and the clay a bit soft for Belgium pottery. Unmarked.






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Post by Mordeep on April 21st 2017, 9:43 am

It's not any version of Farnham I have seen. The clay is unlike any Farnham I have handled, the colours are also wrong. It shouts Belgium or from a close region that side of the Channel. The Dutch did make some very fine art pottery in the first part of the 20th century and I would not discount them as a source for your pot.
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Post by dantheman on April 21st 2017, 9:45 am

dunno but I love it

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Post by NaomiM on April 21st 2017, 10:23 am

Cheers :) Needs a bit more research

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Re: Farnham or Belgium?

Post by denbydump on April 21st 2017, 11:03 am

Pretty certain it's the Belgian stuff, Blue/green/brown. Maybe a bit over-fired,
so a little paler, but those art-nouveau motifs are typical.
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Re: Farnham or Belgium?

Post by NaomiM on April 21st 2017, 11:47 am

It's bugging me that I've seen that yellow/blue glaze recently...

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