Greg Shooner Redware Pottery Grease Betty Lamp
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Greg Shooner Redware Pottery Grease Betty LampOne of a kind, RARE, early wood fired grease lamp. Hand-thrown at Turtle Creek Pottery in Ohio by Greg Shooner in 1989 - this would be a great addition to your collection. This unusual whale oil lamp/grease lamp, is from WF #37 (wood-firing #37) and was made for the Museum Piece Collection. Dimensions: 9-1/2" High Base - 4" diameter Top of dish - 5-1/2" diameter Handle attached inside dish and attached to lamp at approximate 7-1/2" height. This grease lamp has dark brown slip/glaze over the entire pottery piece - this is a graceful, beautiful, early piece of Greg's eye-catching pottery. Notice the green flash around the top of the lamp; this can only be accomplished by woodfiring! Superb workmanship & great quality! Lead-based glaze, chips and aging are done intentionally by Greg to give this great redware lamp an early appearance. NOT for food use. US Bidders/Buyer ONLY. Payment by Paypal preferred and payment MUST BE MADE within three (3) days of winning bid. Shipping is expedited once payment is received. Insurance is included in shipping charge. US Bidders/Buyer ONLY. Auction starts at $9.99 and t is no reserve . Good luck!