Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1800 item #848457 (stock #3932)
Hawkes, Asian Art
~~~SOLD~~~
A JACKFIELD ENGLISH POTTERY TEAPOT, 18TH CENTURY.

This beautiful teapot must have a charmed life as it has survived approximately 225 years in near perfect condition. It is thinly made from a (must be) high-fired dark red pottery body covered overall with a lustrous dark brown or black ‘treacle’ glaze. The glaze does not cover the entire base and exposes the now stained body.

6.1/2 inches from tip of spout to handle...