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One of Britain's Most Highly Respected Ceramic Artists, Based in Stradbroke, Suffolk.”

Robin Welch Pottery Stoneware Mugs (pair)
Robin Welch Pottery Stoneware Mugs (pair)

Robin Welch Pottery Stoneware Mugs (pair), $59.99

Robin Welch is an English potter and painter born in 1936 still creating beauty at 80. He worked with Michael Leach at Leach Pottery in St. Ives, where he refined his skills for representation. He later studied at the Central School of Art, where he learned abstract expressionism. To learn more about Robin Welch, visit his website.

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Whimsical hand-painted plates made by Gien.”

Vintage Gien Fraises en Folie (Strawberry Madness) Dessert/Salad/Luncheon Plates (Set of 6, Made in France)
Vintage Gien Fraises en Folie (Strawberry Madness) Dessert/Salad/Luncheon Plates (Set of 6, Made in France)

Vintage Gien Fraises en Folie (Strawberry Madness) Dessert/Salad/Luncheon Plates (Set of 6, Made in France), $54.99 SOLD

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Höganäs-Keramik was founded in 1909 in Sweden. It is now part of the Iittala Group, which owns Rörstrand and BodaNova.”

Swedish Höganäs-Keramik Blyfritt Stengods Stoneware (4-piece place setting)
Swedish Höganäs-Keramik Blyfritt Stengods Stoneware (4-piece place setting)

Swedish Höganäs-Keramik Blyfritt Stengods Stoneware (4-piece place setting), $124.99

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Cadogan teapots were brought back to England around 1820 by Lord and Lady Cadogan after visiting the Far East.”

 Buckingham Pottery by Paul Fricker: Ceramic Cadogan Tea Set includes 2 Cups (Signed † Buckingham 1984)
Buckingham Pottery by Paul Fricker: Ceramic Cadogan Tea Set includes 2 Cups (Signed † Buckingham 1984)

Buckingham Pottery by Paul Fricker: Ceramic Cadogan Tea Set includes 2 Cups (Signed † Buckingham 1984), $44.99 SOLD

Also known as lidless teapots or Chinese wine pots, they are filled from the bottom. Pour brewed tea or hot water into the funnel in the bottom of the teapot and invert. Liquid won’t leak out, because air traps it above the interior opening.

Bottom of Cadogan teapot
Bottom of Cadogan teapot

See these links for more detail about how Cadogan teapots work:

http://nbgecko.blogspot.com/2013/05/the-cadogan-teapot.html
http://jeanetteharrisblog.blogspot.com/2009/10/cadogan-teapots.html

Profile of teapot showing chop of a cross
Profile of teapot showing chop of a cross

Paul Fricker is based in Buckingham, England, UK. He sells his wares under the name Buckingham Pottery.

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