Nicholas Mosse Pottery,Bennetsbridge, Co Kilkenny

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  • Created: January 20, 2014
  • Updated: December 12, 2017
Location: Kilkenny
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In Bennetsbridge, Co Kilkenny.The Pottery was established by Nicholas Mosse in 1976 after periods of training in England and Japan. His mission was to produce beautiful, functional pottery in the style of Irish Spongeware. Irish spongeware was the traditional pottery of Ireland used in the 18th Century. It is made from clay and was mainly made in simple honest shapes with a decoration applied with a cut sponge. Its universal charm and appeal have made it loved and sought after throughout the world.

1. Nicholas Mosse Pottery,Bennetsbridge, Co Kilkenny

Altitude: 34 m

In Bennetsbridge, Co Kilkenny.The Pottery was established by Nicholas Mosse in 1976 after periods of training in England and Japan. His mission was to produce beautiful, functional pottery in the style of Irish Spongeware. Irish spongeware was the traditional pottery of Ireland used in the 18th Century. It is made from clay and was mainly made in simple honest shapes with a decoration applied with a cut sponge. Its universal charm and appeal have made it loved and sought after throughout the world.