Large and very heavy hollow ball shaped stoneware vase with concave top pierced with over a dozen holes for either posies or dried flowers. It's by Padarn Pottery of Llanberis in Snowdonia. I can't find much about the pottery although I have had some of their items decorated in the dendritic/mocha style. In excellent condition although there is a faint bit of marker residue that may well be removed come sale.
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