Troika T0701 Coffin Vase by Jane Fitzgerald
A lovely Troika Coffin Vase in the 'Celtic Cross' design decorated by Jane Fitzgerald (later Parsons), who worked at the Troika Newlyn pottery between 1976 and 1983. The reason these type of vases were called 'coffin vases' is due to the shape of the body which is somewhat similar to a coffin, with tapering sides.
Decorated in a stunning blue, the deeply incised pattern is picked out in a brown, beige and light blue glazes. The inside of the vase