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Post by LancashireRosie on September 28th 2017, 7:27 pm

Hi
Bought this yesterday for around £1 in a mixed pottery lot at auction
Id seen it amongst a few I'd wanted to keep and figured as it appeared to my naive eye to be something special to certain tastes, I could pay for the auction box by selling it

I initially incorrectly ID'd it as Hodge from Skyfield studio, (we only get 12 hours from viewing to buying so lots to get through)

I am now getting results for Light Trees Pottery Australia and Ken Halsall.

Your thoughts?
I can't find any info on them, I thought maybe it was someone, using the mark but a more modern piece?

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Post by NaomiM on September 28th 2017, 9:50 pm

Yes, 1970s pieces by Ken Hansall. I'm surprised the Australian Potters' Marks website doesn't seem to have him but they are the best place to ask
https://australianpottersmarks.wordpress.com

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Post by hercules brabazon on September 28th 2017, 10:58 pm

But he's not Australian - he's from Liverpool. "Light Trees" is in Cumbria.
https://kenhalsallretrospective.wordpress.com/about/
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Post by NaomiM on September 28th 2017, 11:18 pm

Oops, lol. Edited the title :)

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Post by LancashireRosie on September 29th 2017, 10:32 am

Thanks Guys

Where the heck did I get Australia from then?
I got a Rod Page vase as well, must have had him on my mind

Cheers for the help, think I'll get in touch with an auction down that way then hmm...
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Post by LancashireRosie on September 29th 2017, 10:48 am

I have used the link you kindly provided Mr Brabazon to contact Kate Halsall to see if she would like to see the photos or if I can take some better ones

I hate to not try to reunite relatives and friends with information about their loved ones work, it can bring so much serenity

Thanks again
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