BEN OWEN III

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For ceramic artist Ben Owen III, pottery has been a way of life in his family for six generations. Much of their philosophy, simplicity of form and unusual glazes has been strongly influenced by Japanese, Chinese and Korean pottery. Ben works from his North Carolina studio, gallery and family museum.
Featured Piece
BEN  OWEN III Blue Stardust Mise Vase

Chinese Red Tang Vase
- Earthenware (CR7)
7 x 4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Blue Stardust Mise Vase
Chinese Red Tang Vase
Earthenware (CR7)  
7 x 4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Combed Bottle No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
12 x 7-1/4 x 8 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Ash Edo Jar
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt & iron glazes  
23 x 15-1/2 x 15-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
11-3/4 x 7-1/2 x 7-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Edo Jar No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
6-1/4 x 4-1/2 x 4-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Edo Jar No. 3
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
9 x 5-3/4 x 5-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Mise Vase
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
10-1/4 x 4-3/4 x 4-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Mug
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
4 x 5-3/4 x 4-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Pitcher
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
9-1/2 x 5 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Ash Edo Jar No. 1
Ash Teapot
Wood-fired stoneware with ash, iron & cobalt glazes  
7-1/4 x 9 x 5-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Blue Stardust Egg Vase
Porcelain with cobalt & iron glazes  
8-3/4 x 4-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Blue Stardust Flair Bowl
Porcelain with cobalt & iron glazes  
2 x 9-1/2 x 9-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Melon Egg Vase
Chinese Red Egg Vase
Oxidized stoneware  
6-3/4 x 4-1/2 x 4-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Chinese Red Lilly Jar No. 2
Oxidized stoneware  
9-1/4 x 6-1/4 x 6-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Melon Egg Vase
Chinese Red Melon Egg Vase No. 1
Oxidized stoneware  
13 x 8-1/4 x 8-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Chinese Red Melon Pod
Oxidized stoneware  
4-3/4 x 5 x 5 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Chinese Red Melon Vase
Oxidized stoneware  
6 x 4-1/4 x 4-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Chinese Red Square Shoulder Vase
Oxidized stoneware  
5-1/4 x 4-3/4 x 4-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Chinese Red Tang Vase
Oxidized stoneware  
6-1/2 x 4-1/4 x 4-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Chinese Red Tang Vase
Oxidized stoneware  
13-1/4 x 7-1/2 x 7-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Porcelain with cobalt glaze  
9 x 5 x 5 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Cobalt Blue Melon Egg Vase
Porcelain with cobalt glaze  
12-1/4 x 6 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Copper Penny Carved Bowl
Wood-fired stoneware  
6-3/4 x 16 x 16 in
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BEN  OWEN III Mirror Black Pitcher
Mirror Black Carved Bowl
Wood-fired stoneware with iron glaze  
5-1/4 x 8-1/2 x 8-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Mirror Black Pitcher
Mirror Black Edo Jar
Wood-fired stoneware with iron glaze  
6 x 4-1/4 x 4-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Mirror Black Pitcher
Mirror Black Melon Mug
Wood-fired stoneware with iron glaze  
4-1/2 x 3-1/2 x 5 in
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BEN  OWEN III Mirror Black Pitcher
Mirror Black Mug
Wood-fired stoneware with iron glaze  
4-1/2 x 3-1/2 x 5 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Carved Bowl
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
5-1/4 x 8-3/4 x 8-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Dimpled Globe Vase
Nebular Purple Dimpled Globe Vase
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
9 x 6 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Edo Jar No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
6-3/4 x 4-1/2 x 4-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Edo Jar No. 3
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
9 x 6 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Egg Vase
Nebular Purple Egg Vase
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
12-1/2 x 6-3/4 x 6-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Gourd Vase No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
9-3/4 x 5-1/2 x 5-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Han Vase No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
12 x 7-1/2 x 7-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Melon Bottle
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
13-3/4 x 7-1/4 x 7-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Melon Pitcher No. 1
Nebular Purple Melon Pitcher No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
12 x 9 x 7-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Melon Tea Pot
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
8 x 9 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Ming Bowl No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
5 x 11 x 11 in
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BEN  OWEN III Mise Vase No. 2
Nebular Purple Mise Vase No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
10 x 5-3/4 x 5-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
4 x 5-1/2 x 4-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Nebular Purple Mug No. 1
Nebular Purple Mug No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with cobalt glaze  
4-1/4 x 5-1/4 x 4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Carved Bowl
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
7 x 15-1/2 x 15-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Dimpled Globe Vase
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
8-3/4 x 6 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Dimpled Teapot
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
11 x 8-3/4 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Edo Jar No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
6-1/2 x 4-1/2 x 4-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Edo Jar No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
9 x 6-1/4 x 6-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Edo Jar No. 3
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
12 x 8 x 8 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Egg Vase
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
13 x 6-1/2 x 6-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Gourd Vase
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
9-1/4 x 5-1/2 x 5-1/2 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Melon Bottle
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
13-1/2 x 7 x 7 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Melon Han Vase
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
12-1/2 x 7 x 7 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Melon Pitcher No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
9 x 6-1/2 x 6 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Melon Pitcher No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
12 x 8 x 7-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
16 x 8 x 8 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Mise Vase No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
13 x 6-3/4 x 6-3/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Mug No. 1
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
4 x 5-1/2 x 4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Patina Green Mise Vase No. 1
Patina Green Mug No. 2
Wood-fired stoneware with copper glaze  
4 x 5-1/2 x 4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Purple Haze Bowl
Porcelain with copper reduction  
4 x 7 x 7 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Purple Haze Egg Vase
Porcelain with copper reduction  
9-1/2 x 5 x 5 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Purple Haze Melon Han Vase
Porcelain with copper reduction  
12 x 7-1/4 x 7-1/4 in
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BEN  OWEN III Cobalt Blue Egg Vase
Purple Haze Tang Vase
Porcelain with copper reduction  
9 x 5-1/2 x 5-1/2 in
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