The Royal Doulton company first began in London during and has since become a global brand that produces some of the most well known and loved porcelain, dinnerware and collectable pieces. Guide to dating Royal Doulton Marks and Doulton ceramics. Including Doulton pattern numbers and designs. Robert Allen Studio marks. H numbers D numbers. Royal Doulton is a centuries-old British manufacturer of stoneware, china dishware and figurines.
Royal Doulton figurines have a longstanding place in the collectibles market and their story is one that starts with sewage pipes. The reference numbers for the Doulton Burslem marks have been prefixed by the letter 'B' to distinguish them from those also numbered 1 and up in the list of. Though it also makes figurines offer wide reaching because doulton pattern numbers.
By Henry Doulton had established the name of the Doulton Lambeth art wares and set up factories making sanitary, industrial and architectural products in Rowley Regis, St. Royal Doulton traces its ancestry back to the Jones, Watts & Doulton pottery in Lambeth in A date was sometimes inserted in the centre of the mark. The mark was varied from time to time and the table below includes the major marks that appear on tableware manufactured at the Doulton Burslem factory Series Ware and the Lambeth Stonewares often have special marks.
The turn of the century saw the granting of the Royal Warrant and permission to use the epithet 'Royal. By that time most of the production had been transferred to more modern works. There follows a selection of the backstamps most commonly used on Doulton Lambeth wares, and some further brief hints on dating.
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Royal Doulton Marks & Dating Doulton Ceramics - Antique Marks.
Mark. Description & date. Lambeth, London ware. DOULTON & WATTS LAMBETH POTTERY LONDON, Standard impressed marks of Doulton & Watts.
Specific dating of many Royal Doulton pieces is difficult because, other than changing wording, there was no systematic coding for date marks.