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can anyone tell me who this potter might be??

Post  silversmith4u on Tue Dec 09, 2008 12:04 am

Question not a Len Castle is it?






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Post  ev on Tue Dec 09, 2008 4:36 am

You are right..... as it's not a Len Castle piece.
In the Marks of New Zealand Potters book that mark is attributed to Barbara Cunningham.
Do you have that book silversmith?
It really is an asset for studio pottery collectors.
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Post  silversmith4u on Tue Dec 09, 2008 5:42 am

ev wrote:You are right..... as it's not a Len Castle piece.
In the Marks of New Zealand Potters book that mark is attributed to Barbara Cunningham.
Do you have that book silversmith?
It really is an asset for studio pottery collectors.

Im going to ask santa for a copy straight away Wink I,ve seen the book forsale on trademe and had a great internet site that showed all the marks A-Z but alas it has vanished like the kiwiana site did, still no beating this site however..thanks for the tip and helping with iidentifying this peice Very Happy
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Post  TimCaulton on Tue Dec 09, 2008 10:07 am

Confucius say "With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my crooked arm for a pillow - is not joy to be found therein? Riches and honors acquired through unrighteousness are to me as the floating clouds" Shocked

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Post  collectiques on Tue Dec 09, 2008 6:21 pm

silversmith4u wrote:I,ve seen the book forsale on trademe and had a great internet site that showed all the marks A-Z but alas it has vanished [/color]


yep - well worth getting a copy of the book ...although personally I prefer seeing the marks in a photo...the site you're talking about was Timcaultons's potters marks site... Wink

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