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Small Green Basket 1935

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Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Small Green Basket 1923

Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Small Green Basket 1935

Small green basket.

Pinch-pot with high overhead loop handle.

Decorated with applied gumnuts to the handle, glazed in a mottled green glaze.

Signed & dated 1935

Size: 8cm wide

Item #13

This small basket has great significance for Clem’s daughter: it was made to keep her amused, as she sat at the kitchen table:

“I was sick and away from school, in the kitchen and mum made this small pot to amuse me. I said I wanted gumnuts, which I made and she applied…”

 

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