English Large Red-Glazed Engine-turned Bird-spout Coffee Pot & Cover, Staffordshire,
The large redware bulbous-form coffee pot and cover are decorated with alternating designs of diagonal-reed engine-turned decoration of zig-zag lines and wavy lines.
The spout is in the form of a bird's head. The body is glazed with a deep red shiny glaze. The tip of the spout has an old break to the upper part of the bird's beak which has been invisibly repaired and there was a chip on the cover also invisibly repaired.
Dimensions: 10 inches high x 8 inches x 5 inches deep.
Mark: Small square Pseudo-Chinese impressed mark.
Provenance: Paper Label for the Cheetham Collection, Ref E12.
Reference: The Earle Collection of Early Staffordshire Pottery, Major Cyril Earle T.D., pages 22-23 # 37 for almost identically shaped coffeepot and design.
|Dealer||Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc.|
|Measurements||10 inches high x 8 inches x 5 inches deep.|
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