Body Style

Grape Octagon

Naming Source

Club Named

Potter

Broughham and Mayer
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Sandyford, Tunstall, Staffordshire

Joseph Clementson
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Shelton, Hanley, Staffordshire

Elsmore and Forster
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Tunstall, Staffordshire

John Farrall
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Shelton, Hanley, Staffordshire

Jacob Furnival
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Colbridge, Staffordshire

Thomas Hughes
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Burslem and Longport, Staffordshire

Livesley and Powell
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Hanley, Staffordshire

Edward Walley
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Cobridge, Staffordshire

Manufacturing Era

1840s
1850s

Treatment(s)

Copper Lustre

Footprints/Shapes

Octagon (8-Sided)
Round

Type(s) of Ware

Bath
Dinnerware

Motif(s)

Lustre Band
Pinwheel
Pomegranate
Pre-Tea Leaf
Teaberry
Thistle & Berry

Description

One of the most popular of the early body styles, Grape Octagon has fluted octagonal panels and grape embossing at handle terminals and finials.  Pitchers and teapots have distinctive B-shaped handles.