Dating minton marks
Crown Staffordshire Pottery Marks - Antique Bone China Query: I have a complete set of bed tray china.
It includes plate, cup and saucer, two sided egg holder, sugar bowl w/cover, cream pitcher, coffee/tea pitcher w/cover.
It would also be useful to know if the mark was printed or hand painted, incised or embossed etc.
Nonetheless wherever possible, I try to do my best for my valued visitors!
Two companies frequently merged into one and the mark was used for the new company so it is dated back to the oldest company with a direct relationship to the mark.Often less well proportioned, much simpler in design with splats with little or no carving.The methods employed by London makers of the mid-18th C.set the standards for virtually all wood chair manufacturers until the present day.More reproductions have been made of mid-18th C chairs than any other period.