Badger sgraffito plaque by Pretender to the Throne.
A beautiful handmade ceramic sgraffito plaque crafted from terracotta clay with a yellow golden glaze.
Ellie Tarratt is the Artist behind Pretender to the Throne.
The plaque is ready to hang on the wall and is fitted with a very sturdy large metal loop fixed to the back. The back of the plaque is unglazed.
Please note the ceramic plaque is unsuitable for display outdoors.
Approximate* Dimensions: width x height = 24 x 18cm | 9 1/2 x 7"
*Given the handmade nature of the product there will be slight variations in sizing.
What is sgraffito?
Sgraffito [skrah-fee-toh] (the Italian word meaning to scratch) in ceramics is a form of decoration made by scratching through a surface, e.g. slip, to reveal a lower layer of a contrasting colour before firing in a kiln.
Photo: courtesy of the artist.