Grey Bowl II

Abigail Schama
Grey Bowl II is a decorative hand-thrown bowl by London-based ceramicist Abigail Schama. With a glossy white glaze, it is made from grey clay.

Forming part of Abigail's collection that draws its inspiration from Greek mythology, this low bowl is a reference to the seven Pleiades sisters. Similar to some of Abigail's taller pieces, it sits on a roughly hewn grey clay base.
Material: Grey clay and porcelain
cm: Width 32cm, Depth 32cm, Height 10cm
inches: Width 12.6in, Depth 12.6in, Height 3.9in
Care Instructions: Wash by hand with mild soap


Abigail’s bowl is thrown and turned on the wheel, while the foot is carved by hand. It is decorated with porcelain wash, before lustre and a high shine satin glaze is applied.
The Maker Abigail Schama Ceramicist - London

London-based ceramicist Abigail Schama studied Fine Art at Camberwell and Bristol, before taking an MA in Art Theory at Chelsea. Abigail pursued ceramics following a career in painting, drawn to the tactile and functional nature of the craft, and learnt the trade under the tutelage of Loewe Craft Prize nominee Akiko Hirai. Her recent work for The New Craftsmen is inspired by Greek mythology, paying homage to tradition while adhering to a more contemporary aesthetic.