Early Purbeck Pottery slipware - AR or CAR mark - Christopher Russell?

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Post by brin mcardle May 13th 2013, 4:39 pm

I nice little cup/mug....The seller thought "Charlotte Rhead"-didn't think that was right but nice

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Post by Eclectic-Dorset May 13th 2013, 6:21 pm

Strange Purbeck pottery did not start till 1966 !
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Post by NaomiM May 13th 2013, 6:30 pm

It's got an unusual monogram in the middle - AeR? - and it's slipware which is also unusual. Probably a different Pottery in Purbeck, or Purbeck might be the pattern name.

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Post by NaomiM May 13th 2013, 6:34 pm

There's a reference on Robspoolepottery website to "Purback gray" coloured underglaze on Poole plates designed by "Alfred Read in 1953". So maybe your seller meant Alfred, rather than Charlotte?

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Post by NaomiM May 13th 2013, 6:37 pm

...The AR monogram might be for Alfred Read.

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Post by NaomiM May 13th 2013, 11:42 pm

...but considering everything going on in 1953 it might have been a special commission.

Edited to add: Split from the main Purbeck Pottery thread because it's unlikely to be by that pottery. Possibly a CAR monogram - Christopher Russell, maybe?


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Post by gareth-h May 26th 2013, 6:40 pm

NaomiM wrote:It's got an unusual monogram in the middle - AeR? - and it's slipware which is also unusual. Probably a different Pottery in Purbeck, or Purbeck might be the pattern name.

NaomiM wrote:There's a reference on Robspoolepottery website to "Purback gray" coloured underglaze on Poole plates designed by "Alfred Read in 1953". So maybe your seller meant Alfred, rather than Charlotte?

NaomiM wrote:...The AR monogram might be for Alfred Read.

brin mcardle wrote:Naomi...I think you have "sussed" it

brin mcardle wrote:Might it be Poole

brin mcardle wrote:He did design for Poole in 1953...so have I bought a piece of Poole ?

Just seen this little thread. It is definitely not Poole and nothing to do with Alfred Read.

There was a glaze called Purbeck Grey but it was just one of many and, although it featured in pattern codes (PRP for example - the last P is for Purbeck Grey), there was no range name. And it is not the glaze on this piece in any case.

I think your original thought it correct Naomi, it must be a different (short-lived) pottery in Purbeck.
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