Nicholas Mosse

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Nicholas Mosse

Handmade Irish Pottery

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Meet the Makers

The
Worker

Welcome to the Nicholas Mosse Pottery website! And if you’re ever in Ireland, we’d love to see you and show you around our beautiful old mill. Our pottery is 44 years old now, but it sits on the shoulders of my family who have been millers here in Bennettsbridge since 1840.

The artisans who work at the pottery are all local and trained in-house to make, or ‘throw’, the pottery shapes and to decorate them. Many have been with us since the very beginning and now even some of their children work with us, so it’s a real family affair and a testament to the richness of rural life in Ireland.

- Nicholas Mosse

The
Dreamer

‘Hello’ if you’re a newbie and ‘Great to meet you again’ if you’re an oldie. I’m Susan Mosse who arrived from the USA in 1973 and loved Ireland so much I never left. I’ve been with the pottery even before I married Nick (he was testing me out) and now have loads of fun designing all the patterns on our pottery, as well as helping out with retail and even this website.

It’s been a great path to follow, working and watching our little business grow and grow. Our love of earlier Irish folk life-with pottery, furniture, textiles, has been a great inspiration through the years and is something we love to share with others. If you’re around, please stop by!

- Susan Mosse

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Nicholas Mosse Cushion Cover Old Rose
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In stock, 100 units
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Nicholas Mosse Small Jug Old Rose
Sale price€33.55
In stock, 30 units
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In stock, 100 units
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Nicholas Mosse Tablecloth Square Old Rose 40"
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In stock, 100 units
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In stock, 100 units
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Nicholas Mosse Butterpat Old Rose
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In stock, 30 units
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Nicholas Mosse Small Cylinder Jug Old Rose
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In stock, 30 units
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Nicholas Mosse Small Angled Bowl Old Rose
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In stock, 30 units
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Nicholas Mosse Pasta Server Old Rose
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In stock, 30 units
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Nicholas Mosse Small Bowl Old Rose
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In stock, 30 units
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Nicholas Mosse Large Mug Old Rose
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Nicholas Mosse Medium Jug Old Rose
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Nicholas Mosse 4 Large Mugs Old Rose
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In stock, 15 units
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Nicholas Mosse 4 Large Mugs, Medium Jug & Small Bowl Old Rose
Sale price€196.17
In stock, 15 units
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Nicholas Mosse Tiny Plate Old Rose
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In stock, 40 units
XL Jug Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse XL Jug Old Rose
Sale price€176.00
In stock, 3 units
Medium Bowl Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Medium Bowl Old Rose
Sale price€28.60
In stock, 30 units
Large Angled Bowl Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Large Angled Bowl Old Rose
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Nicholas Mosse Presentation Platter Old Rose
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In stock, 8 units
5" Lamp Old Rose Base Only spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse 5" Lamp Old Rose Base Only
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In stock, 10 units
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Nicholas Mosse Cookie Jar Old Rose
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In stock, 10 units
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Nicholas Mosse 4 Small Mugs Old Rose
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Nicholas Mosse Medium Rectangle Plate Old Rose
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In stock, 40 units
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Nicholas Mosse 6 Small Mugs Old Rose
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In stock, 5 units
Small Mug Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Small Mug Old Rose
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In stock, 30 units
Reverse Candlestick And Candle Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Reverse Candlestick And Candle Old Rose
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In stock, 10 units
Country Crock Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.comCountry Crock Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Pottery Country Crock Old Rose
Sale price€274.55
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Nicholas Mosse Pasta Bowl Old Rose
Sale price€43.35
In stock, 30 units
Placemat Old Rose Linen by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.comPlacemat Old Rose Linen
Nicholas Mosse Placemat Old Rose Linen
Sale price€7.50
In stock, 100 units
Napkin Old Rose Linen by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.comNapkin Linen Nicholas Mosse Pottery
Nicholas Mosse Napkin Old Rose Linen
Sale price€6.95
In stock, 100 units
Shallow Dish Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Shallow Dish Old Rose
Sale price€130.00
In stock, 10 units
Medium Heart Plate Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Medium Heart Plate Old Rose
Sale price€31.25
In stock, 40 units
Medium Heart Plate and Small Mug Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Medium Heart Plate and Small Mug Old Rose
Sale price€58.75
In stock, 30 units
Large Rectangular Oven Dish Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.comLarge Rectangular Oven Dish Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Large Rectangular Oven Dish Old Rose
Sale price€64.45
In stock, 20 units
Covered Butterdish Old Rose spongeware pottery by Nicholas Mosse, Ireland - Handmade Irish Craft - nicholasmosse.com
Nicholas Mosse Covered Butterdish Old Rose
Sale price€69.30
In stock, 19 units

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Landscape Pattern Nicholas Mosse Pottery handcrafted sponge ware Ireland

A Good Egg

assorted animalsSusan Mosse

As a symbol of new life and the blossoming season of spring, eggs have rightly found their place at the heart of Easter celebrations. Given their central roll it seems right to reestablish some of the egg-inspired games that were popular just a few generations ago. Let the fun begin!

 

Falling Apples Blog Nicholas Mosse Pottery

Falling apples

appleSusan Mosse

We’re relishing this time of year, when it’s not just the leaves or apples falling, but we are too, down the seasonal slide into an autumnal feast of caramel and nutty sprinkles. Join us as we make this moreish Caramel Apple Recipe.

Linen Old Rose Nicholas Mosse pottery Ireland

Linen’s in!

BennettsbridgeSusan Mosse
Always a linen fan when it comes to summer clothing, (yes, even Irish summers can warrant a shift to this light and cool material often known as “rich wrinkles”)