Body Style

Fishhook

Naming Source

Club Named

Potter

Alfred Meakin
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Tunstall, England

Manufacturing Era

1880s

Treatment(s)

Copper Lustre

Footprints/Shapes

Oblong
Square

Type(s) of Ware

Bath
Dinnerware

Motif(s)

Moss Rose
Tea Leaf

Description

One of the most widely produced of Tea Leaf ironstone body styles, this square style with fluted corners and flared bodies that flare to a slightly indented base was evidently extremely popular.  It is named for the hook-type lustre treatment on the handles and finials.