Diana Nefertiti Tea Pot that holds 750ml of liquid made in the 1960s in Australia.
Nefertiti is a modernist classic, in stoneware, with organic shape, shaded colouring and fantastic tactile surface pattern.
This tea pot is in excellent condition.
Size: 14cm diameter x 10cm tall inc knob, and 20cm from spout to handle
Diana Pottery is an Australian pottery that operated from 1940s to the 1970s in Sydney, and is well know for slip-ware, hand painted pottery, kitchenware and ovenware.
They produced decorative earthenware table vases, wall pocket vases, decanters, figurines and a popular range of tableware called Nefertiti which consisted of casserole dishes, serving platters and ramekins and other tableware. Their vases and figurines were often glazed in pearly pastel blues, pinks and yellows, while the Nefertiti range came in both contrasting mustard and brown, and white.
For a great description of Nefertiti goto http://www.retropottery.net/2010/09/modernist-diana-nefretiti-stoneware.html