Eardley, Spear & Co


Location and period of operation:

Eardley, Spear & Co




(See sources)

Earthenware manufacturer at the Well Street Pottery, Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent.

  • The partners were Edward Eardley, Joseph Spear and Ralph Pointon

  • The business was declared bankrupt on the 30th October 1874. 



London Gazette, October 12 1875

notice of the payment of a dividend following
the bankruptcy of Eardley, Spear & Co



jug by Eardley, Spear & Co. in the 'Grecian Figure' pattern  

Cup & saucer in the 'Tunis' pattern 
likely to be by Eardley, Spear 

photo courtesy:  Susan Parodi



Initials used on ware for identification:

E. S. & CO.


E S & Co

Grecian Figure is the pattern name

these marks with E. S are likely to be Eardley, Spear 

E S 

Cotton Plant is the pattern name


E S 

Tunis is the pattern name


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