Double sided 'Kirkstone Rum Butter' 8oz pot

Double sided 'Kirkstone Rum Butter' 8oz pot

A scarce early 20thC white ironstone butter pot, with a notched rim and decorated front & back with an under-glaze black transfer for Rum Butter, produced for the historic Kirkstone Pass Inn in the Lake District (est circa 1496).


With bold black typography, one side reads 'Kirkstone Rum Butter, made by E.R. Atkinson' , the reverse listing the ingredients and pot size - 'Ingredients of the finest quality, Brown sugar, Fresh Butter, Demerara rum - 8 Ozs. Nett - Kirkstone Pass Inn'. 



This pot is in great condtion with only a very minor flake on the base and a tiny imperfection on the rim. The pot is covered in age related glaze crazing.


Approximate dimensions:

7.2cm diameter

8.5cm tall

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