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Hand-thrown bowl | tenmoku

Regular price
£17.00
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£17.00

A beautiful everyday bowl, available in three different sizes. 

Thrown by hand on a potter's wheel in Cornwall using local clay. The beautiful iron-rich glaze, originating in China, gives a deep black finish, breaking tored-brown where it is thinner.

An object for your kitchen that you'll want to use each and every day. 

Small |5.5cm high, 12.5cm wide | use as a prep bowl, serving olives or antipasti, salt & pepper pinch pot 

Medium | 7cm high, 17cm wide | perfect for your morning cereal, a pasta supper, soup or side salad

Large | 9.5cm high, 22.5cm | take to the table for everyone to help themselves, from salad to potatoes, roasted veggies, rice or pasta 

  • made by hand in Cornwall, UK
  • due to the handmade nature of this object, glazes and finishes are unique and can vary significantly

Leach Pottery

Founded in 1920 by Bernard Leach and Shoji Hamad, the Leach Pottery is among the most respected and influential studio potteries in the world.

The charity continues Bernard's legacy by making the handcrafted Leach Standard Ware tableware and training the next generation of potters from across the globe in their historical studio nestled away in St Ives in Cornwall. 

"there is a unity of design and execution, a cooperation of hand and undivided personality, for designer and craftsman are one" Bernard Leach, A Potter's Book, 1940

Each mug, jug, bowl and plate and pot is thrown on the potter's wheel, using local clay, each pot is a unique expression of the potter's skill and intention.