Tyne and Wear HER(13544): Walbottle Campus, pottery bowl - Details
Walbottle Campus, pottery bowl
Pottery bowl found in the school grounds. It bears the maker's stamp 'Wedgwood' and 'Made in England'. According to the Victoria and Albert Museum, its date of manufacture is after 1891. It is made of black basaltes stoneware after the style of this earlier Wedgwood production, with the design case in a mould.
Ernest Sockett, 1968, A Walbottle Miscellany in Archaeological Newsbulletin for Northumberland, Cumberland and Westmorland, No. 3, Sept 1968, pp 9-11