Vintage University Student Pottery ~ Handmade Studio Tea Bowl - C595
Description ~ this gorgeous, thrown stoneware tea bowl w/a stunning purple/gray glaze comes out of the Midwest/West (per estate liquidator), possibly South Dakota - the estate appraiser was unsure which particular pots came from South Dakota and which came from North Dakota, Idaho, Ohio or Utah (there was a huge, 50+ piece collection of University Pottery at this particular estate) - University Student Pottery was created by students for the University Art or Ceramics Department, or a University Co-op
Measurements ~ approximately 3" tall x 6.25" wide
Dates ~ mid-century, c1950 (per estate liquidator)
Hallmarks ~ impressed "VM" as seen in pictures
Condition ~ Excellent: pre-owned vintage - this piece shows little evidence of age, use or wear and is chip/flake/crazing free; shelf wear is minor.