Offered is a beautiful large Jack Troy footed tray signed and dated 1972. The piece measures approximately 19.25” (L) by 16.5” (W) by 3.5” (T).and weighs over 16 pounds. The piece is in excellent condition, with no chips or cracks and signed "Jack Troy", "2/72" on the bottom.
Jack Troy is a potter, teacher, and writer, from Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, where he taught at Juniata College for 39 years. Introduced to clay in 1962, he has taught more than 185 workshops in the U. S., Canada, New Zealand, Australia, and Great Britain. He has worked at the Institute of Ceramic Studies, Jingdezhen, China; and was an invited artist at the Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, in Japan. He is the author of Salt Glazed Ceramics (1977), Woodfired Stoneware, Porcelain (1995), and Calling the Planet Home, [poems] (2003). His work has been exhibited widely, and is in numerous collections, public and private.