Dating royal doulton pottery


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There are numerous special Doulton marks on series ware and other special lines. and Doulton marks appear on the earthenware and bone china (from c. The most common Doulton mark is circular with the central four interlocking ā€˜Dā€™ symbols that continued in later marks.

A similar device with a crown above, was used from 1886 to mark the appointment of Doulton as potters to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII, following the death of Queen Victoria in 1901.

Several of these were adopted after 1882 by Doulton and remained in use for about twenty years. Occasionally found also between 19 along with B.7 but the later Holbein Wares were not always specifically marked.

Other devices occur incorporating the name of the pattern. This mark, adapted from a similar Lambeth mark incorporating a device of four interlocking D's was introduced c. An adaptation of B.4 used on the Holbein Wares mainly between 18.

1886 to mark the appointment of Henry Doulton as 'Potter to H. A simplified version showing only the coronet on a flat base and the word DOULTON was also used.