Body Style

Fig Union (Union Shape)

Naming Source

Factory Named

Potter

Henry & William Davenport
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Longport, Staffordshire

Manufacturing Era

1850s

Treatment(s)

Copper Lustre

Footprints/Shapes

Oval

Type(s) of Ware

Dinnerware

Motif(s)

Lustre Band

Description

Davenport named this shape Union Shape but ironstone collectors fondly called it Fig.  Sometimes found with extensive copper lustre covering the handles, rims, foot and fig motif, it can be a very showy piece!  About 1856.