Winchcombe Pottery

Page 2 of 6 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next

Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by cookiepops on March 10th 2013, 1:45 pm

oh hang on, looking at his initials on other pieces the letter appear to be next to each other but if you look carefully at the last image I posted I am starting to see S & T with the S appearing above the T
avatar
cookiepops

Number of posts : 374
Location : uk
Registration date : 2012-01-21

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by Potty on March 10th 2013, 3:32 pm

The S is above the T.

_________________
lozzy68 wrote:I Had A Feeling It Wasn't A gnome As Studio-Pots Said There Is No Hat On Him
NaomiM wrote:I'm watching other Willies, so maybe I'll get one at some point.
studio-pots wrote:I know my raku Happy
avatar
Potty

Number of posts : 3469
Location : Midlands
Registration date : 2010-09-28

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by cookiepops on March 10th 2013, 4:22 pm

yup I can see it now. How strange the brain is, the more you look at something the more you can't see it...then go back to it and bob's ya uncle lol
avatar
cookiepops

Number of posts : 374
Location : uk
Registration date : 2012-01-21

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by studio-pots on March 16th 2013, 12:11 pm

The slip trailed jug below was around 15 inches tall with only the Winchcombe seal.

A number of years ago Ray Finch confirmed that he has made it in the early 1950s. The picture makes it look rather "tight" in decoration and form but I seem to remember that in reality it looked less so.


_________________
Now you should know by now that Potty and I need to see your bottom - we're funny that way!
avatar
studio-pots
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 5337
Location : South East London
Registration date : 2011-02-17

http://www.studio-pots.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by Davee on May 29th 2013, 5:04 pm

Took the opportunity on Monday to finally visit Winchcombe, unfortunately there was no one working but the showroom was open. Prices were very reasonable IMO apart from Ray Finch pieces which carry a hefty price tag. The last picture with the red cloth are the Ray Finch pots.














_________________
skay wrote: Happy Let's do some bumping please.
avatar
Davee
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 2037
Age : 48
Location : West Mids UK
Registration date : 2009-07-26

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by Davee on May 29th 2013, 5:10 pm

I bought this small cut sided salt glaze vase while at Winchcombe, thought it was a bit different to the regular stuff. Not sure who the potter is and the lad looking after the shop didn't have a clue either.




_________________
skay wrote: Happy Let's do some bumping please.
avatar
Davee
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 2037
Age : 48
Location : West Mids UK
Registration date : 2009-07-26

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by NaomiM on August 30th 2013, 10:13 pm

Sidney Tustin set of lidded soup bowls.








_________________
Just my personal opinion, take it or leave it.
avatar
NaomiM
Administrator
Administrator

Female Number of posts : 17502
Location : Hampshire
Registration date : 2012-05-15

Back to top Go down

Winchcombe bud vase, personal mark AH?

Post by climberg64 on December 1st 2013, 3:04 pm





I bought this from the Winchcombe Pottery but failed to ask whose the mark was. Does anyone know?

Thanks for looking.

Info from Studio-Pots: I think that the personal mark is that of Anne Whittlesey, who was working there from the early 2000s until 2009. She added he personal seal from around 2005.
avatar
climberg64

Number of posts : 1297
Location : North East
Registration date : 2010-01-20

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by big ed on December 8th 2013, 6:32 pm


 
Sidney Tustin bowl , alas with a hairline crack
avatar
big ed
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 12459
Age : 64
Location : UK
Registration date : 2008-03-22

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by big ed on December 8th 2013, 6:36 pm

avatar
big ed
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 12459
Age : 64
Location : UK
Registration date : 2008-03-22

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by studio-pots on January 19th 2014, 3:45 pm

Davee wrote:I bought this small cut sided salt glaze vase while at Winchcombe, thought it was a bit different to the regular stuff. Not sure who the potter is and the lad looking after the shop didn't have a clue either.




I think it is the personal mark of Anne Whittlesey, who left Winchcombe and started her own pottery along with David Wilson, also ex-Winchcombe, in Somerset.

_________________
Now you should know by now that Potty and I need to see your bottom - we're funny that way!
avatar
studio-pots
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 5337
Location : South East London
Registration date : 2011-02-17

http://www.studio-pots.com

Back to top Go down

Winchcombe pottery, Sidney Tustin?

Post by vanmann on April 19th 2014, 4:39 pm

Could someone please confirm this is Sidney Tustin's work please, I thought at first the seal was SJ but now think ST. Any idea of date please  60s/70s?
Thanks John

 
avatar
vanmann

Male Number of posts : 614
Location : essex, UK
Registration date : 2010-04-19

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by studio-pots on April 20th 2014, 12:20 pm

It is by Sid and if it is red earthenware, which the images suggest, then this ceased to be produced from the early 1960s.

The decoration does suggest the end of the earthenware period.

_________________
Now you should know by now that Potty and I need to see your bottom - we're funny that way!
avatar
studio-pots
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 5337
Location : South East London
Registration date : 2011-02-17

http://www.studio-pots.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by vanmann on April 20th 2014, 12:43 pm

Thanks for info, it is red earthenware so good to get it dated
avatar
vanmann

Male Number of posts : 614
Location : essex, UK
Registration date : 2010-04-19

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by NaomiM on May 16th 2014, 12:34 am

Winchcombe mug





_________________
Just my personal opinion, take it or leave it.
avatar
NaomiM
Administrator
Administrator

Female Number of posts : 17502
Location : Hampshire
Registration date : 2012-05-15

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by pot-bellied amateur on July 22nd 2014, 2:58 pm

We bought this approaching 30 years ago. Ray Finch was there potting at the time. We stood & watched for a good while & he was totally focussed on what he was doing. He paused & my wife asked if she could take his photo. His response was a terse "Depends how much you want it." and he carried on working. Nice shot!




avatar
pot-bellied amateur

Number of posts : 109
Location : United Kingdom
Registration date : 2014-05-14

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by NaomiM on July 22nd 2014, 3:37 pm

Bud vase




_________________
Just my personal opinion, take it or leave it.
avatar
NaomiM
Administrator
Administrator

Female Number of posts : 17502
Location : Hampshire
Registration date : 2012-05-15

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by NaomiM on July 27th 2014, 6:25 pm

Winchcombe jug


_________________
Just my personal opinion, take it or leave it.
avatar
NaomiM
Administrator
Administrator

Female Number of posts : 17502
Location : Hampshire
Registration date : 2012-05-15

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by denbydump on July 27th 2014, 7:57 pm

Naomi, has that vase got a dot on it? It looks rather nice!
avatar
denbydump
Consultant
Consultant

Number of posts : 3607
Location : Derbyshire
Registration date : 2014-06-01

http://www.magicfabric.magix.net/public/

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by NaomiM on July 27th 2014, 8:19 pm

Unfortunately the bottom of the mark has been mashed by a finger so I can't tell if there was originally a dot there or not. The 'pseudo-dot' next to the down stroke of the P is just a grain in the clay.

_________________
Just my personal opinion, take it or leave it.
avatar
NaomiM
Administrator
Administrator

Female Number of posts : 17502
Location : Hampshire
Registration date : 2012-05-15

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by denbydump on July 27th 2014, 9:11 pm

Still looks a better than average piece though.
avatar
denbydump
Consultant
Consultant

Number of posts : 3607
Location : Derbyshire
Registration date : 2014-06-01

http://www.magicfabric.magix.net/public/

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by denbydump on July 27th 2014, 9:21 pm

2 stoneware lidded soups, 50p on the boot today.
avatar
denbydump
Consultant
Consultant

Number of posts : 3607
Location : Derbyshire
Registration date : 2014-06-01

http://www.magicfabric.magix.net/public/

Back to top Go down

Winchcombe, but who is potter please.

Post by lindylou08 on September 10th 2014, 6:48 pm

Hi

This has the Winchcombe mark with another set of letters (ST) vertically to the left. Probably not Sidney Tustin as the mark I've seen attributed to him the letters are side by side.
There is an image of what looks like the same mark in the Winchcombe thread but it doesn't appear to have been identified. So any ideas gratefully received

 

Thanks
avatar
lindylou08

Female Number of posts : 643
Location : West Sussex
Registration date : 2012-11-09

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by studio-pots on September 10th 2014, 6:49 pm

Sidney Tustin but it is a very unusual mark. I don't recall seeing it before.

_________________
Now you should know by now that Potty and I need to see your bottom - we're funny that way!
avatar
studio-pots
Consultant
Consultant

Male Number of posts : 5337
Location : South East London
Registration date : 2011-02-17

http://www.studio-pots.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by lindylou08 on September 10th 2014, 7:02 pm

Mmmmm Thanks ! only 50p but cracked Waaah
avatar
lindylou08

Female Number of posts : 643
Location : West Sussex
Registration date : 2012-11-09

Back to top Go down

Re: Winchcombe Pottery

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 2 of 6 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum