Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mark Hewitt
    born 1955
    born: Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom, United States
  • Tatiko, 2007
  • Where object was made: United States
  • stoneware, salt glaze
  • Object Height/Diameter: 61 x 39.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 24 x 15 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase: In memory of Rodger Wilkin, and the R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0004

This large, bulbous vase has a slender, incised neck. The entire object is glazed in golden brown shades of amber ash. The belly has blue glass pieces that were pressed into the clay and which melted when the pot was fired.