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Combined tea and coffee pot
  • Combined tea and coffee pot
    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons
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Combined tea and coffee pot

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    1867 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2372 to D-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Combined tea and coffee pot of lead-glazed earthenware, in five parts. The lowest part, forming the teapot, is of flattened globular form with short spout and angular loop handle; the upper part is cylindrical with a strainer at the bottom, and contains another movable strainer and a presser. The whole is surmounted by a cover made to fit the lower part when used as a teapot.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

1867 (made)

Artist/maker

Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'WEDGWOOD', 'DXV', and 'W'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm, Diameter: 11.7 cm

Descriptive line

Combined tea and coffee pot, lead-glazed earthenware, made at the factory of Josiah Wedgwood, Staffordshire, 1867

Labels and date

Combined tea and coffee pot
Made at the factory of Josiah Wedgwood, Staffordshire, 1867
Marks: 'WEDGWOOD', 'DXV', and 'W', impressed
Lead-glazed earthenware

2372-1901 Jermyn Street Collection [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Lead glaze

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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