Potter Elizabeth Lissaman made this bowl in 1934. Brought up on the family sheep station Waireka, near Seddon, she was determined to be a potter from an early age. Newly married in the early 1930s, Lissaman lived on the Wakamarina River near Canvastown, and this bowl is made from Wakamarina clay.
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Pot by Elizabeth Lissaman
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