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Post by dantheman February 21st 2008, 2:02 pm

Simon Leaper, son of Eric

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Post by dantheman February 21st 2008, 2:03 pm

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Post by dantheman February 21st 2008, 2:04 pm

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Post by dantheman March 20th 2008, 7:26 pm

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Post by dantheman March 30th 2010, 11:10 am

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plaque by Simon Leaper,unsigned but 'Cornwall 'inscribed on the back

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Post by dantheman August 18th 2010, 4:42 pm

Simon Leaper wall plaque

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incised decoration,pewter glaze background then high gloss coloured glazes

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Post by big ed August 23rd 2010, 2:28 pm

dantheman wrote: the plaque measures 24cm x 22cm and may have been made by Eric's son Simon.
Many thanks to Emielde who kindly allowed me to post these pics

I saw a simon leaper piece at a fair it had impressed mark , so maybe this is eric's Shrugs
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Post by dantheman August 23rd 2010, 2:30 pm

Simon also made unmarked pieces,ones marked Cornwall and ones marked St Just

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Post by big ed August 23rd 2010, 3:15 pm

http://www.studiopottery.com/cgi-bin/pp.cgi?item=5807

here's a mark from the studio pot site
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Post by dantheman August 24th 2010, 9:17 pm

Simon Leaper fish plaque

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hand painted on the back is 'Cornwall'

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Post by dantheman August 24th 2010, 9:32 pm

Here's a Simon Leaper duck

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Simon sometimes used the L stamp on the tail,this one has a Cornwall sticker too


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Post by dantheman September 22nd 2010, 2:48 pm

another piece by Simon Leaper,he had used the same glazes and molding technique as his father but his style is quite different

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Post by dantheman October 14th 2010, 3:27 pm

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Post by ade0915 December 6th 2010, 4:19 pm

Son of the great Eric.Simon Leaper 08710
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Post by big ed August 10th 2011, 4:37 pm

dantheman wrote:the puzzling label,it has the Lanyon Quoit mark but Penzance??



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Tremaen started in marazion , near penzance -so that would explain label , but if piece is simon leaper then label must be wrong and hence 64p price wrong for the dish Shrugs
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Post by dantheman August 10th 2011, 4:43 pm

unless it's a sticker printed for a craft market which sold Leaper pottery and shared the Tremaen name and logo?

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Post by big ed August 10th 2011, 5:01 pm

But that label dates from 1965 , TP moved to newlyn in 67
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Post by dantheman August 10th 2011, 5:27 pm

how have you dated it to 1965?

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Post by Davee August 10th 2011, 5:35 pm

Tremaen had a shop in Penzance.

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Post by Davee August 10th 2011, 5:36 pm

http://www.tremaen.com/history.html

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Post by dantheman August 10th 2011, 5:45 pm

Davee wrote:http://www.tremaen.com/history.html

earlier today I asked the owner of the website for his input

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Post by Davee August 10th 2011, 5:54 pm

I would guess that they not only sold their own work in the shop hence the label.

'earlier today I asked the owner of the website for his input'

and what did he say?

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Post by dantheman August 10th 2011, 6:09 pm

he hasn't replied to my email yet but I bet they sold Leaper pottery at their Penzance shop,the only thing that doesn't make sense to me is the date,surely Simon was very young in 1965? Simon Leaper 674483

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Post by big ed August 10th 2011, 6:50 pm

Well , I am basing the date on the Tremaen pottery on the studio pottery site ,saying that it was originally based near penzance 1965-67 , then moved to newlyn and the labels then read "newlyn", however if they had a shop in penzance then maybe this is they label they used there .
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Post by Davee August 10th 2011, 9:11 pm

big ed wrote: however if they had a shop in penzance then maybe this is they label they used there .

Didn't I just say that Pondering

As it appears to be a shop label, its not beyond imagination that they carried on using it up untill the early 80's, even though they had moved their retail side to The Sloop Craft Market.

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