Coffee pot and lid - Novelle pattern; Peter Gibbs; 1968-1975; 2008.1.1062.1-2

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Coffee pot and lid - Novelle pattern

About this object

A ‘Novelle’ coffee pot from the ‘Shape twenty-5’ range and decorated with a silk screen geometric design in green on an oyster colourglaze background.
The ‘Novelle’ pattern came from the 1967 Crown Lynn design award winning work by Peter Gibbs. It was produced on the new ‘Shape twenty-5’ earthenware range introduced by David Jenkin and Tam Mitchell to mark the 25th anniversary of Crown Lynn's founding.

The range, with its stylish straight sides, tapered bases, and modern silk screen designs, was instantly popular. 'Time Out', another Peter Gibbs design, and 'Carnaby', designed by Colin Simon, were launched on coffee sets at the same time.

Maker

Crown Lynn Potteries Limited

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Maker

Peter Gibbs

Maker Role

Designer

Date Made

1968-1975

Place Made

New Lynn/Auckland/New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Clay, Glaze

Object Type

Coffee pot

Object number

2008.1.1062.1-2

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

CHERYL R 23 May 2009 08:29 AM,UTC

I AM THE PROUD OWNER OF THIS WHOLE COFFEE SET - CUPS/SAUCERS, SUGAR BOWL,
CREAM JUG, COFFEE POT.

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1960s
crown lynn
jug

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