Retired Mackenzie-Childs 9" Fluted Honeymoon Rose Petal Gold Rim Plate #2

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 19, 2015
  • Channel: Auction House
Mackenzie-Childs 9" Fluted Honeymoon Rose Petal Gold Rim Plate "1996"
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MACKENZIE-CHILDS PRODUCTION INFORMATION: Since 1983, MacKenzie-Childs has made handcrafted ceramics, each piece a one-of-a-kind collectible on a small farm in rural central Aurora New York. The company also designs and hand-decorates furniture and other home furnishings. MacKenzie-Childs designs are alive with individuality. That individuality, the evidence of the artisan's hand, is what makes each piece a one-of-a kind work of beauty and grace. Stains and glazes are painted on by hand, not by machine. You may notice variations in the density and depth of the color. This evidence of the artisan's hand is highly valued by collectors: No two pieces are identical.
Due to the handmade nature of its ceramics by artisans, there are variations in the density and depth of color, and pattern interpretation . In the heat of kiln firing, the glass frit in the glaze melts to form an impervious, glossy surface. You may see, on closer inspection, pinholes and other variations in the glaze. These tiny dimples form when natural matter found in the clay explodes through the decorated surface of the product during the kiln firing. T his is a trait of majolica ceramics. Some ceramics may also show kiln support marks
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