This amazing tortoise bowl was made by Juno Steer (11yrs)
If you could only have one piece of pottery it should probably be a bowl. You can eat out of it, drink out of it, wash in it, wear it as a hat, water your horse and cook in it too. A good bowl can be used as a shield in a knife fight, or for throwing your keys in at a kinky party. This bowl is well-meaning and kindly with a charitable aspect to match it’s benevolent nature but don’t be fooled, this bowl is no sissy, just look at it’s wholesome ruggedness and handsome, earthy curves. Whether you’re slurping noodles or milking a goat this bowl will play best supporting actor to your starring role. This powerful bowl wasn't made by a machine or a slave in a factory in a third world but handcrafted freely by a master craftsmen from 100% New Zealand stoneware clay. You wouldn't leave a puppy in a pound or a kitty in a tree and you sure as hell won’t leave this little cutie alone on a website without doing your damnedest to find it a new home and a new heart to love it.
Stoneware 1300 degrees Celsius. May spark and explode in a microwave because it's full of iron bearing rocks. May bully other crockery if left unsupervised in a cupboard environment. Possibly Incontinent. Hand wash. Made from New Zealand. Stamped STEER like the brand on a colt's arse.
Length 19.5cm, Width 16cm, Depth 7.5cm