English Teapot Brown Polychrome Alfred Meakin English Transferware Tonquin Waterfall Swans Sailboat


Brand Alfred Meakin

Gorgeous, Brown PolychromeTransferware tea pot by Alfred Meakin!
Hard to find in the Tonquin pattern and this shape!

Each side of the coffeepot depicts a Colonial Victorian home set against a lake with a sailboat on the water...the foreground shows a bridge over a cascading waterfall with a pair of swans wading in the calmer waters below. This beautiful piece has hand painted accents in green, red, yellow and blue.

Measures: about 5 1/2" tall to the top of the finial on the lid x 9 1/4" handle-to-spout.
No chips or cracks, there is crazing present
marked on bottom "Tonquin Alfred Meakin Staffordshire England - A Hand engraved pattern applied under the glaze Detergent Proof".  Also stamped/indented into the pottery "23     3     England"