Welcome to Carlton Ware World.
Site updated Sunday 14 September 2014
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Sunday - here in the UK Ebay has been down for at least 5 hours. This is the twelfth time this year that it has had a serious outage. Read more here. ❑ As a prelude to Will Farmer's talk on Mid Century Design at our Get-together in The Potteries next month see some adventurous Carlton Ware shapes from the 1950s. ❑ There is to be a talk on Fruit & Floral Embossed Carlton Ware at the Museum & Art Gallery in Stoke-on-Trent. See our Recent Articles page for details. ❑
He's on his hols so many thanks to Masterspy for sending us his observations of sales on eBay during August. Read it here. ❑
See Carlton China models of aeroplanes from World War One in Part 9 of our ongoing tribute to those who died and suffered during the terrible conflict. ❑
Our guest speakers will be Miranda Goodby, Collections Officer at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery and Will Farmer, Auctioneer and expert in 20th century decorative arts on the Antiques Road show.
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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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