Fosters Pottery Brown Honeycomb Drip Glaze Teapot

A distinctive, high gloss, drip glaze teapot by Fosters Pottery of Redruth, Cornwall. Second-hand.
Availability: Out of stock.
Stock ID: 802

What's for sale?

This is an interesting teapot from Fosters Pottery of Redruth in Cornwall. It has a distinctive, ovoid shape with a high gloss, drip glaze finish known as Honeycomb.

It's an interesting design, perhaps with hints of Cornwall's Celtic past. It has an accented handle and a squat, oval body like an oil lamp. The oval lid has been shaped to match.

It's also a functional item and and holds 1.5 pints (just under 1 litre).

The honeycomb range included a wide variety of forms and was available in cream, green and the brown you see here. It's a collectable range, owing to the striking finish and designs.

What condition is it in?

  • Second-hand
  • In excellent condition
  • No chips or cracks
  • The label is still attached, so it's probably unused

What are the measurements?

  • 10cm high (4 inches)
  • 21cm from handle to spout (8.25 inches)
  • 15cm wide (6 inches)
  • 795 grams
  • Capacity is just under1 litre (1.5 pints)

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Item Attributes
Attribute nameAttribute value
MakerFosters Pottery Ltd
PeriodLate 20th century (1950-1999)
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