Body Style

Royal Shape

Naming Source

Factory Named

Potter

John Edwards
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Fenton, Staffordshire

Manufacturing Era

1870s

Treatment(s)

Copper Lustre

Footprints/Shapes

Round

Type(s) of Ware

Dinnerware

Motif(s)

Tea Leaf

Description

Royal Shape is a rare example of a body style that features a bulbous round body with embossed leaves at the upper handle terminal.  Note that the impressed mark of this potter-named body style does not contain the word "Shape."