Fondeville & Van Iderstine
A J Fondeville
Fondeville & Van Iderstine were importers of glass, china and eathernware in New York, USA - they were certainly in business, at least, from 1875 to 1910
They were agents for Keller & Guerin - French earthenware and Limoges - French China
Letterhead for Fondeville & Van Iderstine
dated 23 September 1910
F & VI
F. & V.I.
A. J. Fondeville were recorded as sucessors to Fondeville & Van Iderstine in a 1922
with the compliments of
A J Fondeville & Co
116 East 27th Street
Ambassador Ware Homestead Ware Chanticleer Ware Solian Ware
Made by Soho Pottery Ltd
Eugene L. Fondeville was registered as a porcelain distributor in 1942 in New York, USA.
Fondeville and Company distributed Rochelle Fine China and Laurelton ware which was made in the United States.
Also they distributed ware made in Portugal and in England.
Among the English ware was Embassy ware, Ambassador ware, Paragon bone china, Burleigh ware and Susie Cooper ware - all produced in England in the 1940s.
Ambassador Ware was produced by Simpsons (Potters) Ltd. of Cobridge, Stoke-on-Trent
Burleigh Ware was produced by Burgess & Leigh of Middleport, Stoke-on-Trent
- Burgess & Leigh -
Chanticleer Ware was produced by Simpsons (Potters) Ltd. of Cobridge, Stoke-on-Trent
Embassy Ware was produced by Samuel Radford Ltd. of Longton, Stoke-on-Trent
1930s advert for Susie Cooper pottery
Messrs Fondeville & Co of Fifth Avenue, New York are recorded as distributors
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