Alfred Meakin - Scroll - TL - Coffeepot/Teapot


The c-scroll handles, keyhole arch finial and copper lustre decorating the finial and handles are all indicative of the Scroll body style.  This body style is thought to be Alfred Meakin's earliest Tea Leaf decorated ironstone.

Item: Coffeepot/Teapot
Potter: Alfred Meakin
Location: Tunstall, England
Manufacturing Era(s): 1870s
Origins: British
Type of Company: Potter
Collecting Category: Mid-Level
Type of Ware: Dinnerware
Body Style: Scroll
Treatment: Copper Lustre
Motif: Tea Leaf
Finials: Arch - Keyhole
Adults/Child's Pieces: Adult
Footprints/Shapes: Round
Type of Mark: