Materials & Techniques

Caneware

Originally made from a raw sienna-colored clay known as "K Marl," caneware has been used mainly for the production of tableware. When mixed with silica (sand) for greater resistance to heat, it was used to simulate pie crust in the once-popular game pie dishes.

Drawn from

Wedgwood in the Collection of the R. W. Norton Art Gallery, (Shreveport: The Gallery), 1980, 75.