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Poole Twintone and Tableware
« on: May 15, 2009, 03:09:24 PM »
Poole Twintone and Tableware
A History and Collectors' Guide
Author: Anne Wilkinson
ISBN-13: 978-0-9549196-3-7

An illustrated guide to the history of tableware from Poole Pottery. Includes a history of the company and information on the designers.

Mechanics
164 pages, 280 x 210mm large format, full colour, high quality 150gm silk art paper, about 750 photos and illustrations.

From a collector's aspect, this book is the definitive guide to Twintone and all the other tableware ranges from Poole Pottery; full explanations on the colours and glazes; details of the shapes and patterns that were developed by the company; the scarcities and rarities; all the backstamps. See more details on www.twintone.co.uk

  • Foreword by John B. Adams.
  • Poole tableware from the 1920s to the 21st century.
  • All the Twintone colours and shapes.
  • Fully illustrated, and documented from contemporary sources.
  • More than 70 glazes identified.
  • More than 180 patterns illustrated.
  • Over 20 tableware shape designs described and explained.
  • Researched with co-operation and support from the Poole Museum, the Dorset History Centre, The Potteries Museum and the Lifestyle Group.
  • Extracts from the Poole archives.
  • Designers include: John Adams, Harold Stabler, Truda Carter, A.B. Read, Robert Jefferson, David Queensberry, Anita Harris.
Purchasing
To purchase the book, contact via www.cortex-design.co.uk or 0121-693 6669. Produced and published entirely in the UK. PayPal now accepted!

 

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