Pottery is the first synthetic material ever created by humans. But if you think we might be running out of new ideas for it after 30,000 years, think again. Exhibit b: the Radial Stoneware Small Planter, which is anything but small in personality. With strong geometric lines and angles forged in smooth, neutral white stoneware, it's as modern a vessel as any hand could design. So much for history repeating itself.