Wedgwood Black Basalt Vase



Manufacturer: Wedgwood

Materials: Stoneware

Country of Origin: UK

Date: 1960s

Dimensions: 10.5” H x 6.5” W x 6.5” D

Condition: Good vintage  

Josiah Wedgwood introduced black basalt stoneware [made from reddish-brown clay which burned black in firing] in the late 18thcentury and it has been in production since. This fluted vase from the 1960s is proof of Wedgwood’s assertation that ‘Black is Sterling and will last forever.’