DECO-ETCETERA

Burleigh Ware and Susie Cooper

Burleigh Ware pottery was manufactured by Burgess & Leigh in the 1920s/1930s including bright novelty jugs depicting animals and others sporting characters and tea ware with novelty handles and distinctive decoration. By contrast Susie Cooper who originally started at Gray's Pottery in the 1920s producing geometric designs, later moved onto Crown Works in the 1930s and produced pastel designs on her tea ware.



SC110 Susie Cooper Grays Jug c1929
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SC110 Susie Cooper Grays Jug c1929

Fantastic large jug by Susie Cooper in Cubist design for Grays Pottery c1929. Size of the jug is 12.5 cms in height and 14 cms from lip to handle. The jug is in very good condition with no chips, or cracks. There is some wear to the paint work commensurate with age and slight oxidation to the blue colour. However, it is a prime example of Deco ceramics and is in original condition with no over-painting. The back stamp is Susie Cooper Ware, Grays Pottery, Hanley and carries the galleon Grays motif.

GBP 205.00

Postal charges: GBP 12.00

BW109 Burleigh Ware trio c1930+
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BW109 Burleigh Ware trio c1930+

Lovely Art Deco tea trio by Burleigh Ware c1930+ design number 4710. The size of the cup is 7 cms in height, the saucer is 14.0 cms in diameter and the plate is 17.5 cms in diameter. The trio is in very good condition with no chips, cracks or crazing. The design is clear and bright. The trio carries the beehive backstamp for the period. Size of the plate is 22 cms in diameter and it is in very good condition with no damage. Back stamp is Burleigh Ware beehive for the 1930s.

GBP 59.00

Postal charges: GBP 8.00