Ceramic Pieces

Ceramics: How can you identify a ceramic piece that has been Raku fired?

In other words, how can you tell Raku fired piece from a traditional ceramic?

A combination of things
Tap the piece the sound will not be as high as a high fired piece

A lot of potters use some metallic glazes on raku

Look for a lot of crazing - small cracks - could be accented in black.- Some pieced are pulled from thr kiln and rapidly cooled then reduced in a trash bucket filled with burnable material that the hot piece is put in.

A test that can damage the piece is to see if it will hold water - a lot of raku can't It wasn't fired high enough

Find Ceramic Pieces On eBay Below:

Wedgwood Looney Tunes 4 Piece Set Cup Saucer Plate And Bank
Wedgwood Looney Tunes 4 Piece Set Cup Saucer Plate And Bank
$20.00
Royal Doulton Bunnykins 5 piece porcelain dish set grows with your child
Royal Doulton Bunnykins 5 piece porcelain dish set grows with your child
$29.99
Lenox China HOLIDAY 4 Piece Place Setting 2 Plates Cup Saucer EXCELLENT
Lenox China HOLIDAY 4 Piece Place Setting 2 Plates Cup Saucer EXCELLENT
$56.95
Maroon  light olive GALLE POTTERY 7 ASH TRAY DECORATIVE PIECE
Maroon light olive GALLE POTTERY 7 ASH TRAY DECORATIVE PIECE
$19.99
Vintage Royal Doulton Bunnykins Bowl And Plate Childrens 2 piece set
Vintage Royal Doulton Bunnykins Bowl And Plate Childrens 2 piece set
$9.95
NORITAKE china ATWOOD 2672 pattern 36 piece SET SERVICE
NORITAKE china ATWOOD 2672 pattern 36 piece SET SERVICE
$249.95
Pfaltzgraff Village Tea Cups And Saucers 10 Piece Set
Pfaltzgraff Village Tea Cups And Saucers 10 Piece Set
$39.50
Lavinia White by Royal Worcester Bone China 20 PIECE SET 4 x 5 Piece Setting
Lavinia White by Royal Worcester Bone China 20 PIECE SET 4 x 5 Piece Setting
$361.04
Zrike Winter Frolic Platter Hand Painted Italy Serving Piece
Zrike Winter Frolic Platter Hand Painted Italy Serving Piece
$19.99
Noritake Gravy Boat 1 Piece
Noritake Gravy Boat 1 Piece
$9.99
Mikasa 39 Piece Sonata Couture Collection M6001 Blue Flower Pattern
Mikasa 39 Piece Sonata Couture Collection M6001 Blue Flower Pattern
$89.99
1950s Knowles China Carlton H5004 11 Piece Lot Saucers Dishes
1950s Knowles China Carlton H5004 11 Piece Lot Saucers Dishes
$22.00
Glass Tea Set With 5 Pieces Basket Weave Glass
Glass Tea Set With 5 Pieces Basket Weave Glass
$24.99
Vintage Ceramic Lidded Jelly Jar Dish With Insert 3 Pieces Made In Japan
Vintage Ceramic Lidded Jelly Jar Dish With Insert 3 Pieces Made In Japan
$6.99
LENOX GREENFIELD CHIP and DIP PLATTER TRAY Server 1 Piece IVORY Gold 24k TRIM
LENOX GREENFIELD CHIP and DIP PLATTER TRAY Server 1 Piece IVORY Gold 24k TRIM
$14.99
3 Pieces of Mikasa Tango Pattern Bowls Salad Plate 1980s Dinnerware
3 Pieces of Mikasa Tango Pattern Bowls Salad Plate 1980s Dinnerware
$17.50
Enoch Woods Ware ENGLISH SCENERY PURPLE GRAVY BOAT Saucer One Piece Serving Dish
Enoch Woods Ware ENGLISH SCENERY PURPLE GRAVY BOAT Saucer One Piece Serving Dish
$9.99
Gaetano Pottery Western Cowboy Dish Dinner 3 piece Plate Salad Bowl California
Gaetano Pottery Western Cowboy Dish Dinner 3 piece Plate Salad Bowl California
$55.00
Green leaf ceramic dish pottery piece made in Portugal
Green leaf ceramic dish pottery piece made in Portugal
$4.00
UNUSUAL PATTERN WELLER POTTERY 9 1 4  BOWL PLANTER CENTER PIECE NM CONDITION
UNUSUAL PATTERN WELLER POTTERY 9 1 4 BOWL PLANTER CENTER PIECE NM CONDITION
$14.99
Noritake Sugar Bowl Lids Plates Jam Pot Spoon 7 Piece Set Lusterware River AX 5
Noritake Sugar Bowl Lids Plates Jam Pot Spoon 7 Piece Set Lusterware River AX 5
$19.99
M A Hadley SHIP  WHALE 3 PIECE PLACE SETTING DINNER LUNCH  SALAD DESSERT PLATE
M A Hadley SHIP WHALE 3 PIECE PLACE SETTING DINNER LUNCH SALAD DESSERT PLATE
$29.99
8 Pieces Vintage Mid Century Russel Wright Residential Melmac Ware By Northern
8 Pieces Vintage Mid Century Russel Wright Residential Melmac Ware By Northern
$30.00
Nikko Ceramics Artist Blue 4 Piece Coffee Mug Set
Nikko Ceramics Artist Blue 4 Piece Coffee Mug Set
$21.25
Contemporary Korean hand crafted ceramic art piece
Contemporary Korean hand crafted ceramic art piece
$14.99
ROYAL DOULTON Fine China Creamer Vogue HARMONY Pattern check out all pieces
ROYAL DOULTON Fine China Creamer Vogue HARMONY Pattern check out all pieces
$45.00
Lenox Dansk Tronada 5 Piece Stainless Flatware Place Setting Service for 1 New
Lenox Dansk Tronada 5 Piece Stainless Flatware Place Setting Service for 1 New
$94.95
Exotic China VERBANO Brand 13 Piece Antique Tea Set
Exotic China VERBANO Brand 13 Piece Antique Tea Set
$49.95
Rose Moss Tea set 13 pieces unknown maker perfect condition
Rose Moss Tea set 13 pieces unknown maker perfect condition
$45.00
Fiesta Ware 5 Piece Set Ivory 830 330 New In Box Homer Laughlin Fiesta USA
Fiesta Ware 5 Piece Set Ivory 830 330 New In Box Homer Laughlin Fiesta USA
$15.99
vintage wine carafe with 4 goblets potterycrafe earthernware 5 piece set
vintage wine carafe with 4 goblets potterycrafe earthernware 5 piece set
$99.00
350 Wedgwood Butterfly Bloom 3 Piece Party Tea Set Teapot Creamer Sugar NIB
350 Wedgwood Butterfly Bloom 3 Piece Party Tea Set Teapot Creamer Sugar NIB
$279.00
Wedgewood Renaissance Gold Five Piece Place Setting New in Box
Wedgewood Renaissance Gold Five Piece Place Setting New in Box
$75.00
Exotic China 13 Piece Coffee Set
Exotic China 13 Piece Coffee Set
$29.95
Adderley Jessamine 3589 Teapot w Lid Sugar Bowl w Lid Creamer 5 piece Tea Set
Adderley Jessamine 3589 Teapot w Lid Sugar Bowl w Lid Creamer 5 piece Tea Set
$74.94
Vintage 1930s Seven 6 Piece Place Settings of Lovely Quality Imperial China
Vintage 1930s Seven 6 Piece Place Settings of Lovely Quality Imperial China
$79.99
2 Piece Tea Cup Set Seltmann Weiden K Bavaria Rinteln Weser
2 Piece Tea Cup Set Seltmann Weiden K Bavaria Rinteln Weser
$19.99
Mikasa China Florisse Black pattern L2841 Tea Cup Saucer 4 Piece Set Gold Trim
Mikasa China Florisse Black pattern L2841 Tea Cup Saucer 4 Piece Set Gold Trim
$19.99
Fiesta Ware Homer Laughlin China 5 Piece Set Sunflower Yellow Plates Bowl Cup
Fiesta Ware Homer Laughlin China 5 Piece Set Sunflower Yellow Plates Bowl Cup
$23.99
7 Lenox Chinastone Poppies on Blue Coffee Cups  Saucers Sets 14 Pieces
7 Lenox Chinastone Poppies on Blue Coffee Cups Saucers Sets 14 Pieces
$23.99


Recently Purchased Ceramic Pieces:


vintage dripolator style teapot or coffee pot signed 2 piece complete brown, antique vintage portuguese viuva lamego ceramic jar flower pot vase centre piece, the lenox village salt amp; pepper shaker set 3 pieces 1991 retired includes tray, johnson brothers fruit sampler 3 piece tea set 5089268, royal haeger usa midcentury pottery piece earthenware vase 5 12 tall, fitz and floyd classique dor cup amp; saucer on whitegold 4151 4 piece japan, franciscan apple china amp; dinnerware 9 pieces, 28 pc partial set noritake glenwood porcelain china plus serving pieces, vintage frankoma pottery 4 piece wagon wheel set creamer sugar salt , vintage weller cameo blue vase double handle gorgeous piece, pfaltzgraff secrets of pistoulet 3 piece set dinner plate salad plate , 4 piece set robinson ransbottom blue sponge stoneware set, noritake china crestwood platinum 4166 pattern 2piece gravy boat new, rosenthal crystalline taupe and classic rose tea and coffee set 15 pieces, fiestaware 5 pieces yellow pitcher 4 matching coffee cups, porcelain teacoffee pot 13 piece 6 cups 6 saucers set, fiesta 16 piece cups amp; saucers sunflower yellow amp; lapis blue, pickard china usa floral chintz 3004 plates bowls cups huge 41 piece set, shabby rose green 11piece tea set, kya 4 piece porcelain place setting assorted, wedgwood cathay w4053 floral wbirds gold trim 5 piece place setting euc disc, snow white creamer amp; sugar bowl johnson bros made in england set 2 piece vintage, vintage autumn wheat fine china pattern 4 piece gravy boat set made in japan, over 70 piece royal doulton the kirkwood multicolored dinner service 1940s, rare weller woodcraft vase great piece great conditonmust see, noritake malverne china set 72 piece 8 place, mikasa charisma black serving piece lot 5 piece platter bowl sugar creamer gravy, set of 12 place settings 7 pieces ea antique haviland amp; co france pink roses , 3 piece peter rabbit dish set by wedgwood england uk new old stock collectible, nikko happy holidays 1 candle holder amp; 3 napkin rings 4 piece set, 4 piece set denby baroque3 plates and 1 soupcereal bowlengland, four piece vintage red wing pink spice butterfly coffee cups and saucers, new blue white ironstone plates cups dinnerware 8 place settings 44 piece melody, vintage meito fine china 2 piece set of platters with gold trim 16 , hermes porcelain tea coffee set 27 pieces french cocarde de soie retail $7675 , wedgwood renaissance gold 5piece place setting, spode christmas tree 5 piece place setting in box dinner salad bread plate cup , royal worcester lavinia 5 piece place setting dinner plate salad bread cup , mikasas natures canvas saucer no cups one piece six available, vintage arabia finland pomona strawberry 5 piece set 2 lidded jars and pitcher, vintage 22 karat goldauflage tea set made in germany 7 pieces porcelain , lenox antoinette 62 piece service dinner salad bread plates cup saucers gold m35, e3778 rare belleek sleigh centre piece 2376 blue 9th mark, ch3470 royal doulton isabella 2 complete 5 piece place settings 2 soup bowls, wedgwood bokhara china w twelve 5 piece place settings zero chips, 2 fourpiece place settings in linton pattern by noritake, set of 9 pieces churchill blue willow china , ch4180 2 wedgwood india complete 5 piece place settings 10 pc, ch4178 6 wedgwood india complete 5 piece place settings 30 pc, ch4002 3 royal crown derby pinxton roses complete 5 piece place settings, ch3953 3 royal crown derby prince consort complete 5 piece place settings, ch4179 4 wedgwood india complete 5 piece place settings 20 pc, ch4216 4 wedgwood mayfair complete 5 piece place settings, ch4215 2 wedgwood mayfair complete 5 piece place settings, four vintage myott staffordshire indian tree cup amp; saucer sets 8 pieces, italy horchow ceramic flower planter candle holder center piece vintage 10 pc, 5 vintage franciscan ware apple saucers hand decorated replacement pieces 6, vintage artist raymor italy stone banksignednumberedwell craftedrare piece, vintage fred roberts co 3 piece white soup tureen , beautiful fiestaware coffeecups and saucer 8 piece set burgundy, vintage taylor smith taylor cup with saucer boutonniere ever yours 2 piece, 5 piece place setting noritake eastfair 4 availdinner plate cereal bowl salad , 8 piece set franciscan madeira dinner plate fruit dessert bowl salad plate , 14 piece franciscan madeira dinner plate cereal soup bowl place set salt shaker, 12 piece creamer franciscan madeira dinner plate cereal soup bowl cup place set, noritake simplicity in blue 24 piece set for service of 4 china, noritake cordell 13 34 oval serving platter other pieces available japan, 16 piece set pfaltzgraff naturewood service for 4 dinner plate cereal bowl mug, 5 piece place set noritake cordell more availdinner plate soup bowl b, vintage 1950s red wing bob white dishes quail 46 pieces ceramic mid century, 5 piece place setting fukagawa dorset dinner salad platemore pc availimperial , spring vista lenox 5 piece place setting dinner salad bread plate cup saucer, lenox poppies on blue salt amp; pepper set other serving china pieces available, lot of 3 noritake colorwave 2 piece mixing bowl set 8 amp; 6 chocolate 1 cereal, 6 pieces lenox holiday 2 cups and saucers and 2 plates 10 34 inch, rare 1930sera childrens lusterware disneythemed 20piece tea set , wedgwood wellesley cup and saucer set of 4 8 pieces total, vintage oremont bavaria germany 11 piece tea set orange lusterware, kent pottery 3 piece mug coaster amp; tray set impressionist monet, 5 pieces royal worcester teapot coffee pot cream 2 x sugar kt104852, mini dolomite pink floral five piece tea set w wood container, marktleuthen winterling bavaria 3 piece teacup saucer luncheon dessert plate, graces teaware 8 piece espresso set red josephine new with box, pfaltzgraff summer breeze 2 piece pierced lighting tealight candle holder floral, royal albert old country roses 12 piece dinnerware set ensemble , lenox china demitasse cup saucer reproduction of piece 8 designed 1889 ltd ed, graces teaware 8 piece espresso set red nordic new with box, tienshan fine china deck the halls 12 pieces cup saucer salad , grace teaware scallop navy 8 piece espresso teacup amp; saucer set new, noritake china charmaine pattern floral rose gilt salad plates 5 piece set, hull pottery crestone avocado cup amp; saucer sets 8 pieces, royal doulton english renaissance seating for 6 h4972 30 piece china green gold, vintage 11 piece china lotsadler england myott son amp; co england hausen ware, set of 4 denby potpourri honey white pieces brown plate and 3 mugs stoneware, 50 piece noritake china set keyboard service set for 6 great condition, portmeirion made in england cream sugar red currant set of 2 pieces , 2 piece hand painted strainer and dishplate italy ceramic pottery berry



Comments are closed.