Ceramic Bygones: And Other Unusual Domestic Pottery

Front Cover
Bloomsbury USA, 2000 - Antiques & Collectibles - 40 pages

How would one recognise an argyll, a trembleuse or a bachelor's set? And how can one identify a pineapple stand, a spoon warmer or a coach pot? Such items were in regular use in daily life in the nineteenth century - and all were made of pottery. In Ceramic Bygones many such intriguing but obsolete items are described and illustrated.
About the author
Robert Copeland grew up in the family which had owned the Spode manufactory since 1833. Now retired, he remains a trustee of the Spode Museum Trust. Other titles for Shire by this author are:
Blue and White Transfer-printed Pottery
Spode
Wedgwood Ware (currently out of print)

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
4
Afternoon
18
The library
26
Copyright

2 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2000)

Authors Bio, not available

Bibliographic information