For sale today we have this rare example of a William Moorcroft Pomegranate Tea Pot. A seldom seen shape, the high looping handle Tea Pot is very well decorated to it's exterior with a band of large ripe pomegranate fruits (2 cut to show seeds) along with an abundance of berries and. Veined foliage set against a greeny ochre ground.
The lid is further decorated with berries and leaves. Measures 8" spout to back x 8" tall.
Stamped Moorcroft, Burslem, along with William's full green signature. Condition wise, the Tea Pot displays beautifully (as I hope my pics show). The handle and rim have been restored, while the base has 2 inner chips (not seen on display). To summarise, it's a real rarity and in 12 years the first that I've ever had. Some condition issues but still looks beautiful on display and is priced accordingly!The item "A Rare Early Wm Moorcroft Pomegranate Pattern Tea Pot. C1914, Burslem" is in sale since Friday, December 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Pottery & Glassware\Vases". The seller is "jomc0903" and is located in Lewes. This item can be shipped worldwide.