On the death of William Moorcroft inhis elder son, Walter, took over management and design and he continued in this position until his retirement inafter which he continued contributing to Moorcroft designs. Wondering how old your Moorcroft pottery might be? Find out how to use the mark on the bottom to date your piece. I'm referring to the 4th mark shown on the website, although it is about paper labels.
Whatever the fault the. Nice piece:) Here is a site that shows the different marks. Yours looks to be signed by William (initials rather than full name). Show 5 more like this.
Provenance: From the estate collection of Dr. Between the years of and , pottery was stamped with a Macintyre and Co., . The trial date marks the date which that particular trial was painted. Height 8 cm.
A paper label is also sometimes found on Moorcroft pieces. Among the most successful and enduring was the Moorcroft pottery in Cobridge, enjoyed long cross-period production runs, dating Moorcroft can be difficult. By claiming the original establishment of the Macintyre studio under William Moorcroft in as its own founding date, in Moorcroft celebrated its centenary.
The numerous coal strikes and union action, not to mention the financial collapse, during the s also obviously took its toll. Moorcroft Marks & Dating Moorcroft Pottery - Antique Collectors, The Moorcroft Marks changed as William Moorcroft moved from Macintyre at the end of. Thanks for the replies!!!
Left to right: Waving Corn vase, mid s, We have this Moorcroft Hibiscus-pattern ginger jar and are trying to puzzle out how old it might be ~ or to put it another way, how not-new it is. It has the paper. Namespaces Article Talk.
Moorcroft won accolades for his pottery work early on. Price and identification guide to Moorcroft Pottery Includes prices from eBay Tall Moorcroft Pomegranate vase, dated , ££/$$ Club Members please note that most of this information will be replicated in emails sent to you direct from the Moorcroft Club.
New designs registered — Aurelian being one. I have a couple of books at work, I will look at them tomorrow to see if they have the information. Moorcroft Grape and Leaf vase, c, Moorcroft's reputation was further enhanced with the appointment of the Moorcroft company as Potter to HM The Queen in
William Moorcroftlarge footed vase, c. Date marks on Moorcroft Pottery - Moorcroft Pottery - Large range available. Inthe Moorcroft family purchased the business from Liberty, but the company floundered for years in terms of prosperity.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Moorcroft pottery. W. Moorcroft Ltd, trading as Moorcroft is a British art pottery manufacturer based in Burslem, establishment of the Macintyre studio under William Moorcroft in as its own founding date, in Moorcroft celebrated its centenary. During . Large Vase