WWWelcome to the New Look
Everything Stops for Tea
We hope you will find our new shop easier to browse, the checkout system quicker and easier, CPI compliant secure payments and more payment options available.
All purchases now earn our customers loyalty points which can be collected and used for future purchases.
There is the option to view your purchases in USD, AUD, Euro and JPY.
We are still working on the new site to improve every aspect for our customers. At present some items have only ONE photo available but this will shortly be corrected and we will have our usual 4 - 5 images to view. At present the number of items in stock is not displayed until added to your basket - this will be corrected as soon as possible so that you can see how many are available as soon as you view the item in detail.
If you have any questions, comments or sugestions regarding the shop please do get in touch. Your input is always welcome!
call (+44) 01629 821822 UK
Vintge and Antique tea & coffee ware
WE STOCK ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE TABLEWARE
from c1780 -c1960.
Can't find what you're looking for?
EMAIL or call us for assistance.
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We are always happy to listen to reasonable offers on the majority or our stock.
We are based at Cromford Mills, Cromford, in the Derbyshire Dales, Central England -close to Derby, Denby and Pinxton and within easy reach of the Staffordshire Potteries. In addition to our online shop we have a small shop at Cromford Mills which is open by appointment.
We have a varied selection of Antique and vintage tea and coffee wares. Mainly cups saucers and tea plates together with coffee cans, tea bowls and saucers, and when available, associated pieces such as teapots, teapot stands, milk jugs, creamers, cake/serving plates, muffin dishes, sucriers, sugar bowls, slops bowls and comports .
From early pieces right through to brightly decorated Art Deco sets and more.We stock all periods and styles from many different potteries including some lovely sets by as yet unidentified makers . We ship worldwide and have satisfied customers in many countries.
We operate a no quibble returns policy and 0ffer Royalmail Next Day delivery in UK & International signed for for Overseas purchases, all with insurance & tracking.
We accept Credit/Debit card payments (via Paypal Website Pro); Paypal and Personal cheques.YOU CAN ALSO PLACE YOUR ORDER BY PHONE- call
+44 (01629) 821822 UK
Please browse our on line shop. We always welcome input or information from visitors to our site and are happy to listen to offers on most items..
If you require a more detailed report or further photos of any item or if you have any enqiries please contact us
Although many factories traded under the name of its founder , for example Josiah WEDGWOOD, Thomas MINTON, and John AYNSLEY, some factories used 'Trade names' either in conjunction with the owners name or initials and others traded solely under these names. Listed below are some trade names and who they were used by. This list is by no means complete but represents some of the most regularly found on our site.
|Adderley||William Alsager adderley (& Co) AND Adderleys Ltd AND Ridgway potteries Ltd|
|Albion China||J Dimmock & Co|
|Allertons||Charles Allerton & Sons|
|Anchor china||Sampson bridgwood & Sons (Ltd)|
|Atlas||David Chapman & Sons AND Atlas China Co Ltd AND Grimwades Ltd|
|Balmoral China||Redfern & Drakeford|
|Bell china||Shore & Coggins|
|Bishop||Bishop & Stonier|
|Bisto||Bishop & stonier|
|Bone White Ironstone||Barker Brothers|
|Boronian Ware||Cartwright & Edwards|
|Burgess ware & Burcraft||Burgess Brothers|
Birks Rawlins & Co AND
Wiltshaw & Robinson (Ltd
|Carlton Ware||Wiltshaw & Robinson/Carlton ware Ltd|
|Chelson||R H & S L Plant (Plant Brothers)|
|Clarence Bone China||Co-Operative Wholesale Society|
|Corona & Crown Corona||Gater Hall & Co|
|Coronet ware||Parrott & Co|
|Court China||William Lowe|
|Crescent China /Crescent||George Jones ( & Sons)|
|Crown Chelsea China||Thomas Morris|
|Crown Devon||S Fielding & Co (Ltd)|
|Crown Ducal||A G Richardson & Co Ltd|
|Crownford||J H Weatherby & Sons|
|Delphine||J H Middleton AND Hudson & Middleton|
|Devon ware||S Fielding & Co Ltd|
|Duchess||A T Finney AND Edwards & Brown|
|Empire ware / Empire works||Empire Porcelain Co|
J H Weatherby & Sons
AND Thomas Lawrence
|Fenton China||E Hughes|
|Foley china||E Brain & Co Ltd|
|Foley Old||James Kent (Ltd)|
|Foley china, The & Late Foley||James Wileman AND Wileman & Co|
|Gladstone China||George Proctor & Co Ltd AND Thomas Poole|
|Grafton China (Royal)||A B Jones& Sons|
|Imperial Porcelain||Wedgwood & Co Ltd AND Vincent Pottery Co AND William Hulme|
|Ivory ware||Wood & Sons|
|Kent China||Taylor & Kent|
|Late Mayers||Keeling & Co|
|Lord Nelson ware||Elijah Cotton|
|Losol /Losol ware||Keeling & Co|
|Melba||Mayer & Sherratt AND Melba China Co Ltd AND H A Wain & Sons AND Ridgways Potteries Ltd|
|Meir China / Meir ware||Barker Brothers|
|Metalised||R H & S L Plant (Plant brothers)|
|All above on this page are duplicates||Above are repeats|
|Nelson ware||Elijah Cotton|
|New Chelsea||R H & S L Plant (Plant Brothers)|
|Norville ware||Cartwright & Edwards|
|Old English bone china||Allerton & Sons|
|Old royal china / Old Royal Bone China||Sampson Smith Ltd|
|Paladin China||E Hughes|
|Pallisy||A E Jones|
|Paris ware||Wood & Sons|
|Parisian Porcelain||Henry Alcock|
|Phoenix ware / Phoenix china||Thomas Forester & Sons (Ltd)|
|Primrosa ware||Barker Brothers|
|Queen Anne||Shore & Coggins|
|Queens china||George Warrilow (and Sons) (Ltd)|
|Queens Ivory||Wedgwood & Co Ltd|
|Regal ware||A G Richardson AND Richardsons Cobridge Ltd|
|Rosina||G Warrilow & Sons (Ltd) AND Rosina China Co Ltd|
|Roslyn||Reid & Co AND Roslyn China|
|Royal Albert||T C Wild & Sons (Ltd)|
|Royal China||E Hughes & Co|
|Royal Crownford||J H Weatherby & Sons|
|Royal Stafford||Thomas Poole AND Gladstone china Ltd|
|Royal Staffordshire||A J Wilkinson AND J & G Meakin|
|Royal Standard||Chapmans, Longton|
|Royal Stuart||Spencer Stevenson & Co Ltd|
|Royal Tuscan||R H & S L Plant|
|Royal Vale||H J Colclough AND Ridgway potteries Co Ltd|
|Royal Winton||Grimwades Ltd|
|Standard china||Chapmans Longton|
|Stanley China||Charles Amison|
|Sutherland China||W Hudson AND Hudson & Middleton|
|Tams ware||John Tams|
|Tuscan China||R H & S L Plant|
|Vale china||H J Colclough AND Colclough China Ltd AND Ridgway potteries Ltd|
|Wellington China||J H Cope|
|Wetley China||Sampson Smith|
|Windsor bone china||Co-Operative Wholesale Society|