English White Ironstone Tea Pot Boote's 1851 Octagon by T & R Boote c. 1851-1854
Description: This charming, glazed, white ironstone tea pot from the 19th century by T& R Boote of Staffordshire, England stands about 9” tall and can hold up to 5 cups. It features and octagonal shape with a fluted body which elegantly swoops outward towards the bottom with a slightly skirted raised base. The “O” ring shape handle is exceptional and definitely an eye-catcher! A simple leaf motif is displayed on the top of the handle and on the inner and outer part of the spout. Although the pour spout is a bit chippy, this classy, highly collectible, 19th century timeless treasure is both functional and decorative.
Height: 9” (lid), about 6 1/4” (without lid)
Octagonal Footed Base: 5 1/8" (across base)
Spout to Handle: 9 3/4"
Product Weight: 3 pounds 1 ounces
Capacity: 5 cups
Style: French Country, Farmhouse, English Cottage
Primary Material: Ironstone
Origin: Staffordshire, England
Maker/Craftsman: Thomas Latham Booete and Richard Boote
Style: English Cottage, Farmhouse
Markings: Impressed Registry Diamond Mark (refer to photograph)
Condition: Previously owned - used. Over 166 years old. No crazing or repairs. Inside is super clean. There is one 1/8” chip and two small nicks on the inside lip where the lid rests (as shown). Some pitted areas at bottom neck of spout. Three nicks and scuffs on pour spout - somewhat chippy, although does not compromise the function of the pot. Lid fits perfectly with no wobble.
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