Item NMC/1716 - Small beige vase

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Small beige vase


  • c1965-1969 (Creation)

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Wide and short beige vase with brown spots and glaze sheen. Very small and narrow neck and mouth.

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Alexander Leckie studied ceramics at The Glasgow School of Art before moving to Australia in 1955. In 1956, he started teaching a new pottery course at the South Australian School of Arts and Crafts. In 1962, Leckie stopped teaching and worked full-time as a potter in his own studio, before returning to Scotland in 1966 to take up a position as senior lecturer at The Glasgow School of Art, where he remained for twenty years.

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Glazed ceramic.

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GB 1694 NMC/1716

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GB 1694

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition


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