English Large Red-glazed Earthenware Engine-turned Coffee Pot & Cover

English Large Red-Glazed Engine-turned Bird-spout Coffee Pot & Cover, Staffordshire,

Circa 1770

(Ref: VM60028)

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.
Date: 1770
Origin England
Measurements 10 inches high x 8 inches x 5 inches deep.
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://vandekar.com
Price $2,750.00
Contact Paul Vandekar, 212-308-2022 or  info@vandekar.com

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