Royce is well known as one of New Zealand's leading potters. He qualified as a Master Potter in 1971. He is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics (Geneva) and in 1989 received an M.B.E. for his services to pottery in New Zealand.

At his studio in Brightwater near Nelson he produces a wide range of tableware, ceramic art pieces and paintings. Hand decoration and interesting surface treatments have always been a feature of Royce's work. He has won many awards and his work is held in numerous public and private collections.

These paua, cockle and scallop shaped dipping shells, will bring the feeling of summer to your table setting. Each one has an interesting textural matt surface on the exterior. The inside of these Dip Shells contrasts beautifully against this outside surface texture, with its simple creamy colour and glazed finish.

Paua: 80mm x 60mm x 30mm high

Scallop: 75mm x 75mm x 25mm high

Cockle: 70mm x 70mm x 30mm high