The Merchant's Table

Summer Solstice Collection - Celia Wood


Celia Wood responded to our ‘Ritual’ - Midsummer Exhibition, by producing a Summer Cup jug, a platter and a plate with celestial beauty!

‘Celia is a ceramicist based in Edinburgh, Scotland whose work explores ceramic narrative on hand built ceramics. She has a keen interest in traditional craft and folk art.  Her process can easily be broken down into incremental moments, each stage its own method and act with hands, clay and glaze building to the final piece. In many ways these steps are her daily rituals in the studio.’

The summer cup jug is displayed on Jim Parson’s Suffolk Stool.

Care for Celia’s ceramics: Hand wash only.


Peony Flower Summer Cup Jug: Height: 24cm Width (with handle):17cm, Depth: 14cm

Slipware Bird Oval Platter: Length: 26cm Width: 26cm, Depth: 4cm

Slipware Bird Round Platter: Length: 35cm, Width: 28cm, Depth: 2cm

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Once your online transaction has been completed your order will be confirmed by email within 24 hours. If your order is placed on a Friday, or over the weekend, your item will be shipped within 3 days from the Monday.

Using Royal Mail our shipping rates are calculated based on the estimated weight and size of the items. 

You have the option of First Class Delivery (which cannot be tracked), or Tracked delivery ( to enable you to track your package through all stages of the delivery process)


Please allow 3-5 working days for delivery in the UK. In most cases it will be less.


We do ship outside of the UK and are delighted to do so, but we ask you to email,, so we may give you an accurate shipping cost to your destination.

Any customs or import duties are charged once the parcel reaches its destination country. These charges must be paid by the recipient of the parcel. Unfortunately, we have no control over these charges, and cannot tell you what the cost would be, as customs policies and import duties vary widely from country to country.


We recommend contacting your local customs office for current charges before you order, so you are not surprised by charges you were not expecting.

Please be aware that your parcel can be also delayed by customs and subsequent charges can be applied. We have no control over this, and cannot supply any details why or for how long your parcel will be delayed.

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If you are unhappy with our products in any way, they can be returned provided they are in saleable condition.

If you wish to return your item and receive a full refund items need to posted/couriered back to us within 7 days of being received by you.

Please note refunds to Debit/Credit Cards normally clear in 1/2 days after receipt of the returned goods.

Returns received outside the above time frame will not be accepted. For all returns you will be required to arrange and pay for the return of the products to us.

We will only accept returns provided the goods are received by us in the condition they were in when delivered to you.


Please returns items to: 

The Merchant’s Table
10 Church Street
Suffolk IP12 1DH

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