Rare Antique Victorian White Ironstone English Advertising Pot – Tebbutt & Co, Melton Mowbray

antique victorian white ironstone english advertising pot rare tebbutt co melton mowbray potted meats

This is a listing for a rare Victorian white ironstone English advertising potted meat pot.

Featuring rarely seen advertising for Tebbutt & Co potted meats of Melton Mowbray, this pot dates from the late 1800s.

This is a great example of this scarce advertising pot, featuring a clear black transfer print with the Tebbutt & Co logo showing in a ribbon banner and featuring the Melton Mowbray coat of arms in its centre.

The pot would have been used to sell the manufacturer’s potted meats & bloater pastes. Alongside the logo, it advertises the fact that the company has won 18 gold medals for its products.

Considered a throwaway item at the time it was produced, this pot is nonetheless in good condition. There is some staining to the top rim and some crazing inside and on the base which has also stained. There is also a firing faults on the base. However, the transfer is still very clear and it features the fantastic Tebbutt & Co coat of arms with a Melton Mowbray pork pie taking centre place. There are also no chips or hairline cracks.

Diameter, 9cm; Height, 4cm

UK delivery included; international delivery £23 maximum depending on location.

 

 

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