Vintage Tom the Pipers Son Ceramic Teapot, Shawnee Pottery, Zanesville Ohio


This vintage hand-painted ceramic teapot from the Shawnee Pottery Co features "Tom" who in his left hand holds an ear of corn and in his right is carrying a pig which also serves as the spout of the pot.
A Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme is the inspiration for this teapot-

Tom Tom the piper's son
Stole a pig and away he ran.
The pig was eat and Tom was beat
And Tom went roaring down the street.

The Teapot dates back to 1937 to 1942
It measures approximately 8" wide by 7-1/4" tall by 4-1/2" deep.
This teapot is in excellent vintage condition with No chips, cracks, crazing, or repairs.

Add this charming teapot to your collection, especially if you're a Shawnee Pottery, figural teapot, or even an animal figurine collector.

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Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • United States : 2 - 3 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept cancellations

Frequently Asked Questions

Are these new items?

All items in my shop are vintage and antique meaning previously owned, loved and used.
I will disclose any condition issues to the best of my ability in the item description and ask that you review pictures and description prior to purchase.
Please contact me - I'll be happy to clarify and answer any questions.

Do you accept returns?

I do not accept returns or apply refunds
Please review item description and pictures prior to purchase or contact me with any questions
I’ll gladly provide any additional
If it is agreed upon between the seller and buyer that an item will be returned,it is the responsibility of the buyer to pay for return shipping. Once the item is received to the seller a refund of the purchase price only will be applied to the buyers account.
I ship quickly -1-3 business days-so I will only except a cancellation within 24 hours of purchase since I will be preparing the item for shipment in order to expedite your purchase

Why are shipping costs so high?

The shipping cost is determined by the postal service which is described below Due to the various sizes and weights of the items in my shop I unfortunately cannot offer free shipping
I utilize the USPS for shipping all packages and have found them to be the most economical and reliable

USPS has discontinued Regional Rate Box prices. This means that this mail class is no longer available
USPS uses Cubic Pricing rates which are determined by package dimensions and distance traveled instead of weight

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