American Stonewares: The Art and Craft of Utilitarian Potters

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Schiffer Pub., 1981 - Pottery - 286 pages
The history of stoneware vessel production in America and Canada is told along with outstanding photographs of over 300 important pieces from the 18th century forward. Chapters describe the hand-worked method of turning clay into pots, common and uncommon forms, marks and varieties of decoration, the glazes employed, and the firing process. This classic study is welcome in this new edition with current prices.

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