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high temperature wood-burning kiln by Ivan McMeekin

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Published by Printed by Edwards & Shaw in Sydney .
Written in English


  • Kilns -- Australia.,
  • Pottery -- Australia.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPotters in Australia. Vol. 9, no. 1
StatementIvan McMeekin.
ContributionsPotters" Society of Australia.
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p., [1] folded sheet of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19912431M

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