Royal Venton Ware Pirate Elephant Teaset - (Sold)

Stock No. 362 

Extremely scarce tea set comprising a novelty teapot,sugar bowl and milk jug, designed by Holdcroft hand painted in colours and modelled as pirate elephants.
Manufactured between 1923 and 1936 by Staffordshire pottery John Steventon and Sons Ltd. (Royal Venton Ware) and marketed by Lawleys of Stoke (main store in Regent Street, London).
All pieces marked with the handwritten pattern No.2998. and marked with the printed back stamp "ROYAL VENTON WARE J.STEVENTON & SONS Ltd. BURSLEM" & "HAND PAINTED" and with the printed facsimile script signature of Holdcroft (The designer of this set).