Australian Shrike (Thunderbird), Crown Crystal
A truly spectacular design, this pattern is often called Thunderbird in the United States, Shrike or Piping Shrike elsewhere. Found in 9-inch bowls and 5-inch sauces.

Hartung Book Six: Thunderbird

Bowls, ruffled

Aqua, marigold over, 800 (2016)

Marigold, 210 (2011), 90 (2013),
   85, 150 (both 2014), 220 (2015),
   160, 165 (both 2016)

Marigold, slag in glass, 350 (2005)

Purple, 225, 230, 275 (all 2012), 450 (2014),
   250, 280, 300, 375 (all 2015)

Sauces

Marigold, 45, 65 (both 2014), 100 (2015),
   95 (2016)

Purple, 135 (2012), 100 (2014), 100 (2015)

In August, 2003, Tim Pierce sent me this photo of a large Shrike bowl in aqua. I'd not heard of one before but, indeed, at least one exists. Thanks, Tim.

Last updated 1/4/2017