Rosenthal marks dating
George WADE (1864-1938), was born in Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent. Continue Reading Few things provide an antique collector with more pleasure than finding an antique they really like.
This wonderful little Royal Worcester pot pourri bowl was the perfect addition to our antiques collection and sits beautifully among the other pieces of antique Worcester porcelain we own.
German china has been desired by collectors for nearly three centuries.
While it can take a lifetime to learn about china made in Germany, beginning with the basics will help you understand how to recognize and evaluate individual pieces.
The Royal Copenhagen trademarks shown below were used on porcelain and fine china with blue under glazed decorations. Royal Copenhagen Christmas plates, figurines and some porcelain sets.
From 1775 the wavy lines were painted by hand, but in the 1870's Royal Copenhagen began to stamp and glaze the trademark.
Including various marks from a range of British and European pottery and porcelain manufacturers.
The ceramic's formula was a closely guarded secret for more than 350 years, and only Chinese workshops produced and exported it.With the success of Meissen came the opening of dozens of porcelain factories as the rulers of different German states and regions vied to dominate the European and American markets.