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Teapot and cover

Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Burslem (made)
    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800-1810 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wood & Caldwell (maker)
    Enoch Wood & Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black Basalt with applied reliefs

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss B. Folliot

  • Museum number:

    C.32:1, 2-1996

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 12, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Teapot and cover, Black Basalt with applied reliefs. 14cm high.

Place of Origin

Burslem (made)
Staffordshire (made)


ca. 1800-1810 (made)


Wood & Caldwell (maker)
Enoch Wood & Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Black Basalt with applied reliefs


Height: 14 cm taken from Register

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover, probably made at the factory of Enoch Wood or Wood & Caldwell (Staffordshire, England), about 1800-10, black basalt with applied reliefs.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Identical pot but with different central motif illustrated by Miller & Berthoud, An Anthology of British Teapots (1985) plate 1007, with W mark under the handle, tentatively attributed to the Enoch Wood factory. Another, or perhaps the same pot, illustrated by D. Edwards, Black Basalt (1994) pl.437, attributed to Wood & Caldwell.

Labels and date

Teapot and cover
Probably Made at the factory of Wood & Caldwell, Burslem, Staffordshire, England about 1800-10
Black Basalt with applied reliefs

C.32-1996 Given by Miss B. Folliot [16/07/2008]








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