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Marks of North Staffordshire potters

   

 

Do you know who made this pottery?

if you recognise any of the manufacturers then please email me: Steve Birks 

 


 


Stone China
N. P.

mark on a willow pattern dish

if you recognise the manufacturer who used this mark then please email me: Steve Birks 

 


 

 
Trade Mark - with Lion & Sun 

 

if you recognise the manufacturer who used this mark then please email me: Steve Birks 

 


 


C.B. & G.K.
Stoke-on-Trent

this mark appears to be that of a company
who decorated blanks supplied by Pottery companies

 

if you recognise the decorator who used this mark then please email me: Steve Birks 

 


 


BMB
Lane End

this mark, found on a Willow pattern platter, is
of an unknown manufacturer, it could be from
a short lived partnership with Beardmore & Birks

 

if you recognise the manufacturer who used this mark then please email me: Steve Birks 

 

 


 


T & Co
DAISY

if you recognise the manufacturer who used this mark then please email me: Steve Birks 

 

 


 


Dalmara Ware
Stoke-on-Trent

 

if you recognise the manufacturer who used this mark then please email me: Steve Birks 

 




C P Co Ltd
Burslem
England

if you recognise the manufacturer who used these initials then please email me: Steve Birks 

 


 


S P C
T

P S C
T

The 'T' at the bottom may stand for TUNSTALL
(one of the North Staffordshire pottery towns)

Asiatic Pheasants pattern

 

if you recognise the manufacturer who used these initials then please email me: Steve Birks 


 


Warranted
Opaque China
R & D

pre-1837 Royal Arms with the additional centre shield

mark on a willow pattern plate and platter 

 

if you recognise the manufacturer who used the initials R&D then please email me: Steve Birks 

 


 

B H & P S
E

H & P
BS
E

SWALLOW is the pattern name

 

plate in the SWALLOW pattern 
brown transferware

if you recognise the manufacturer who used these initials then please email me: Steve Birks 


 

H & P in a shield with crown above
B S outside the shield
E underneath
 

HOLBORN is the pattern name

 

 

jug in the HOLBORN pattern 

 

if you recognise the manufacturer who used this mark and initials then please email me: Steve Birks 

 


Solved.... 

 

 


Royal Ironstone China
S M 

This copy of the British Royal Arms was used by Petrus Regout
- a Dutch industrialist who used marks on some of his ware
to give the impression that it was English

 


 


English
Best Bone China

mark of a globe with an angel holding a 
pennant with the St. George's Cross


early mark of H.M. Williamson & Sons 


 



ENGLAND
CHELTENHAM
FB

Cheltenham is the pattern name

mark of Frederick Booth
Broad Street, Bradford, Yorkshire
- operated around 1881

 

 


 


W E & Co
Hanley

mark of Whittaker Edge & Co


 


228
H
 
[empossed mark of urn] 
ENGLAND

The registration number 209222 dates to 1893

the manufacturer was William Ault of Swadlincote near Burton-on-Trent
they were in operation from 1887 to 1923
 


 

 


R & P S
R P & S

WW in crossed axes

this is the mark of Robert Pringle & Sons
at the Wilderness Works

they were wholesale jewellers, silversmiths & watch importers
at sometime they distributed earthenware 
- the actual manufacturer of the earthenware is unknown
 


 

 


Chinese
Temple
E.C. & T.

mark of: Everard, Colclough & Townsend


 

 


asiatic pheasants
G & J. H. 

mark of: George & John Hobson

identification solved by: Andrew Pye (see his web sites


 


RCA
mark on a willow pattern plate and platter 

Likely to be Read, Clementson, Anderson

 


 


a crown overtop of a Stafford knot

mark used by Petrus Regout - a Dutch potter 
(using the Stafford Knot on some ware)

identification solved by: Frans van Kuijen