H Aynsley & Co (Ltd)




 

Location and period of operation:

Herbert Aynsley & Co (Ltd)

Longton

1873

post 1970

Earthenware manufacturer at Commerce Works, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

 


H Aynsley & Co
Commerce Street, Longton

 The Pottery Gazette, American and Canadian Edition, January 1st 1880


 

 

Initials used on ware for identification:

H AYNSLEY & CO
LONGTON


H A & CO
L

[the "L" stands for LONGTON]


"Vogue Moderne" 
[used as a trade name 1955+]

 

The name of the individual pattern is often included.

"ENGLAND" is sometimes added from 1891 onwards

"LTD" added to most marks from 1932.

 



early H Aynsley & Co mark
"L" = Longton

 

mark - typical of those from 1946+
mark - typical of those from 1946+

 

mark - from 1951+
mark - from 1951+


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