Online-Only Auction, 16 - 23 August 2021

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Lot 455
  • Thaba Bosigo; Letima Lamp Base
  • Thaba Bosigo; Letima Lamp Base
  • Thaba Bosigo; Letima Lamp Base

Lot Estimate
R 3 000 - 4 000
Selling Price
Unsold

About this Item

Lesotho 1972-c.1981
Letima Lamp Base
drilled base, height: 37cm; diameter: 29,5cm
carved brown and cream glazed stoneware decorated with 'Letima' motifs

Literature

Garth Clark and Lynne Wagner (1974) Potters of Southern Africa, Cape Town: Struik, a similar example illustrated in black and white on page 160.

Wendy Gers (2015) Scorched Earth, 100 Years of Southern African Potteries, Johannesburg: Jacana Media Pty Ltd, a similar example illustrated in colour on page 305.


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