Poole Studio 2000 "Tutankhamun" Charger


A fantastic white earthenware studio charger with a striking scrafito image of Tutankhamun in a tactile green glaze. This is one of a series of Egyptian designs by Nikki Massarella.

Dating: Marked KK which is the date code for July 2000.

Shape: A 16" (40cm) charger

Design: Poole Studio was revived in 1995 to produce one-off or limited edition pieces by skilled designers, such as Sally Tuffin, Janice Tchalenko, Karen Brown, Alan White, Alan Clarke, Nikki Massarella and Tony Morris. Following the factory closure in 2006 a descendent of this unit continued in the Quay shop until final closure in 2017.

Backstamp: Printed POOLE STUDIO ENGLAND on the base, together with the stylised Poole dolphin. This backstamp was used from 1995 - 2006.

Painter: Signed by the paintress Nicola Massarella, a long-standing Poole employee from 1982. "Nikki" continued to work at the Poole Quay studio until it closed in 2017.

Condition: Excellent original condition. A few small glaze bubbles.

This product was added to our catalog on Friday 22 March, 2019.

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