Body Style

Fig Cousin

Naming Source

Club Named

Potter

William Davenport
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Longport, Staffordshire

Thomas Hughes
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Burslem and Longport, Staffordshire

Manufacturing Era

1850s

Treatment(s)

Copper Lustre with added Pink Lustre

Footprints/Shapes

Oval
Round

Type(s) of Ware

Bath
Dinnerware

Motif(s)

Tea Leaf

Description

The addition of pink lustre makes this basic fig-leaved blank a very elaborate and showy body style.  Note that the pink lustre detail even extends to the lids of children's pieces.  Fig Cousin is one of the  most prized of Tea Leaf body styles.