Teapot [The Cube]

George Clews & Co Ltd, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
George Clews & Co Ltd, Manufacturer
Description
A dark green, cube-shaped teapot with a lid. Made in 1940 by George Clews & Sons of Tunstall. The handle is moulded into one corner of the cube and the spout is created by a slight concave in the opposite corner. A maker's mark has been stamped into the earthenware on the base of the teapot. The Cube teapot was popular during the 1920s to the 1940s.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Ceramic/Pottery/Earthenware
Signature/Marks and Type
The / Cube/ Brit.Pat.110951/ George Clewsz.T. / Tunstall England/ USA Patent/ 138006/ 3.5.21/Made in England Maker's Mark
Accession No
2011.80
Credit Line
George Clews & Co Ltd. Teapot [The Cube], 2011.80. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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