Welcome to Carlton Ware World.
Site updated Sunday 16 October 2016
Announcements & most recent additions to site.
We begin the countdown to the end of Masterspy's personal reviews of eBay sales. To see what caught his eye during August and September click here. ❑
Putting on the Fitz - Barry & Elaine Girling with Harvey Pettit convince the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge to exhibit some of Violet Elmer's designs for Carlton Ware. See our Recent Articles page. ❑
Read about the informal meeting with former employees at Etruria Hall in July on our Recent Articles page. ❑
In September 2014 we wrote on Carlton Contemporary Ware from the 1950s drawing parallels with the work of Zaha Hadid, who died unexpectedly this month. As a tribute to her astonishing work you might like to read it.
Carlton Ware - The Bare Truth.
Read about it by going to our Recent Articles page. ❑
Some of our viewers haven't noticed the search box at the top right of this page. This is especially useful if looking for specific patterns or shapes that are mentioned on this site. Just enter a name or number or indeed anything else. To help avoid mixing up pattern and shape numbers put an S before the shape number - eg S777.
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If Carlton Ware is new to you, here is a brief note.
Carlton Ware pottery was first made c1890 by Wiltshaw & Robinson in the town of Stoke in the County of Staffordshire in an area known as The Potteries. Its wide-ranging, high quality output is well represented on the Internet, emphasizing its importance.
This site, carltonwareworld.com is the only non-profit site dedicated to Carlton Ware.
It is run by a group of enthusiasts and covers all types of ware made up to 1989. It is the most authoritative site.
Many other websites feature Carlton Ware within their content. You can find a comprehensive list of these on our Links page. ❑
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