Shelley Cape Gooseberry Teapot

£145.00

An incredibly rare 1930s Art Deco Shelley tea set consisting of a teapot, hot water pot and round teapot stand. All pieces are marked with the green Shelley England factory stamp to base and red lettering W for the shape Regent. Beautifully hand painted with orange Physalis ( cape gooseberry ), pattern number 12299, with the handles and rims painted a burnt orange colour.

Trio consists of 

1 Lidded Teapot – Height: 13 cms x 24 cms spout to handle

1 Lidded Hot Water Pot – Height: 15 cms x 17 cms spout to handle

1 Round Teapot stand – 15 cms diameter

Teapot has a small nick in the spout and lid handle has a small scratch, otherwise excellent condition, no staining or crazing, looks unused.                                                                       

1 in stock

Description

The collector societies for Shelley china are worldwide, from it’s 1827 inception to the close of the pottery in 1966 it’s china has been a firm favourite in homes. Based in Staffordshire, the pottery crafted thin translucent, yet strong china items in thousands of different patterns, noted by number and sometimes by name.

Shelley Collectors Club

https://www.shelley.co.uk/

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