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Leach St Ives lidded pot?

Post by tigerchips on July 19th 2017, 10:47 am

Well i've got a mark here which i think belongs with the pot but can't be too sure now...
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Post by NaomiM on July 19th 2017, 12:08 pm

The glaze pattern doesn't seem to match the two photos so I've separated it from the Leach St Ives thread until the overall shape of the pot can be matched to a Leach standardware format

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Leach Christening Mug/Tankard

Post by potterymad62 on July 26th 2017, 5:03 pm

Very nice Leach celadon small mug with a name across the front. Possibly by David Leach. Question! Is it a child's Christening Mug/Tankard?






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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by NaomiM on July 26th 2017, 8:05 pm

Very nice Most Excellent Leach St Ives Pottery standardware shape but certainly commissioned as a special present. Might well be for a christening, or a Birthday or anniversary.
I'll merge it with the main Leach St Ives Pottery thread in due course.

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Leach Christening Mug/Tankard

Post by potterymad62 on July 26th 2017, 8:28 pm

NaomiM wrote:Very nice Most Excellent Leach St Ives Pottery standardware shape but certainly commissioned as a special present. Might well be for a christening, or a Birthday or anniversary.
I'll merge it with the main Leach St Ives Pottery thread in due course.
Hi NaomiM. Thanks for that and your reply. Yes! that's what thought, possibly a commission piece. Cheers

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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by tigerchips on July 26th 2017, 11:51 pm

I just found a post i made in 2008 on another forum, the item appears with this mark, so it's 100% St Ives. Found an uncropped version of the mark too, it matches the pattern...
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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by NaomiM on July 27th 2017, 1:04 am

Most Excellent that's great. I'll merge the threads again :)

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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by philpot on August 11th 2017, 5:26 pm

Does anybody find this thread rather confusing in its present state?
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Post by 22 Crawford St. on August 11th 2017, 9:20 pm

Well by it's random nature it's always going to be eclectic
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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by denbydump on August 11th 2017, 10:53 pm

philpot wrote:Does anybody find this thread rather confusing in its present state?

Well yes, point taken, but we all love to see examples of what maybe the most important studio,
even if they are not the most stunning pieces. Hard enough to find anyway, to wit my meagre collection.
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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by NaomiM on August 11th 2017, 11:57 pm

philpot wrote:Does anybody find this thread rather confusing in its present state?

In theory it's meant to be Leach St Ives standard ware and those pieces just with the St Ives mark, with individual potters on separate threads, but it's grown organically rather than logically and would. E difficult to unravel. But it may be possible to copy individual leach potters pots to other threads but that would still leave duplicates on this thread.

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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by philpot on August 12th 2017, 9:26 am

Trevor Corser (1938-2015) was one the major continuity links in the St Ives pottery. Starting as an apprentice in 1968, he worked right through at the pottery until 2005,many of those years with Janet Leach. He died in 2015, and there was a studio auction of his work, and a lot has been seen on Ebay in the past year. I was lucky enough to get this one for 4.50 in a second hand shop, even more so, for it personal interpretation of the famous 'Tree of Life', an ongoing Bernard and David Leach motif.24 cms. 9.5 ins
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Post by philpot on August 12th 2017, 9:28 am

Trevor Corser mark.
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Post by philpot on August 12th 2017, 9:31 am

A rare St Ives butter dish. Although in the catalogue, there seem very few of them around. One suspects they got broken more tham most of the range.
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Post by 22 Crawford St. on August 12th 2017, 12:27 pm

Here are my three standard ware mugs together with marks. One from Miles and two from Ebay. ATM they are on display as some of my favourite things







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Re: Leach Pottery - St. Ives

Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 8:54 am



An interesting early earthenware motto lidded jar. Probably from around the mid-20's, when the St Ives made this sort of motto ware to sell to visiting tourists. Times were tough!
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 8:57 am



The base of the above jar. The earthenware clay is a lot lighter than other examples, and the base is not wire cut.
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 9:09 am



A genuine rarity. An earthenware St Ives Teapot. Its been through the wars a bit. No lid. Stapled at the bottom. One of the very few worthwhile buys I have ever made at the Peterborough East Of England antiques fair.
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 9:12 am



The other side of the above St Ives teapot is substantially different in glazing.
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 9:15 am




The base of the above teapot. Wire cut, and a darker earthenware from the Coffee Jar.
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 9:18 am



A lidded St Ives soup bowl, with a few chips. Looks like a precursor to post-war standard ware.
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 9:22 am



The base of the soup bowl. Wire cut.
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 9:27 am




An earthenware jug with a type of decoration I have never seen on any other early St Ives pieces.
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Post by philpot on December 15th 2017, 9:30 am




The base of the above jug
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