AstraZeneca Apothecary Jar 2021                           
22 x 12 x 12 cm  

detail Apothecary Now!
exhibited Object Space, Australian Design Centre 2021

A tapered jar bulging at top with a flat lid. AstraZeneca is written around the neck of jar with the logo of the pharmaceutical company. Underneath the script is decoration consisting of cartoon boxers from a computer game boxing and lying/sitting down knocked out. Below are lozenges of cross-hatch patterning in two wide bands and a bottom row of decorative curved strokes inspired by a abarelo held at the Sèvres - Manufacture et Musée nationaux. The lid is decorated with banding and a flower petals with cross-hatching design on the top in black underglaze and cobalt oxide


© Sassy Park

photography © Karl Schwerdtfeger