Shelley

Today, Shelley are perhaps known best for their fine Shelley china tea and coffee services - both their more traditional late Victorian designs as Wileman & Co., and their stunning and highly collectable Art Deco designs, such as the Vogue and Mode shapes.

But Shelley's Foley Works' output also encompassed pottery, perhaps most notably including the Intarsio and Urbato ranges, and later the Art Deco-inspired Harmony and Dripware designs. The Shelley pottery was always able to achieve considerable export success in addition to strong sales in their home market, and although not the oldest of British potteries, the Shelley pottery left a remarkable creative legacy when their works finally closed in 1966.

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