Novelty Teapot The Snuff Taker Rockingham Treacle Glazed 11 inch Antique c 1880
A novelty teapot modelled as The Snuff Taker, a shape often produced as a Toby Jug. The large sized pot - 11 inches high - has a Rockingham type treacle glaze giving it a great rustic look. It is an attractive, amusing and collectable pottery tea pot
There are no maker's marks as is usual with this type of ware but it was probably produced either by Rockingham or one the factories in the Yorkshire area. It dates from around 1880 and is approx 10 inches wide. It is a heavy piece at 1561 g so can only be shipped outside of the UK by a courier service. Prices quoted for this are estimates only and may vary for remote locations etc. Please message for a firm price for your location.
This is a great item for any collector of treacle glazed items or Toby Jugs.