Ceramic Trade Marks - G
Initials Used as Trade Marks - G

 

North Staffordshire Pottery Marks

 

Gibson & Sons (Ltd)

index page for Gibson & Sons

examples of Gibson ware

 

Gibson & Sons (Ltd)

Manufacturers of earthenware Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent

c.1885 to around the mid 1970's
previously: Gibson, Sudlow & Co.

Mark

Description & date

G & S LTD
B
typical mark around 1905+
[became a limited company in 1905]
G & S LTD typical mark around 1905+
[became a limited company in 1905]
printed mark used c.1904-9

HP Co, BURSLEM, ENGLAND

HP Co stands for Harvey Pottery Co.

impressed mark around 1910

c.1909+

Note the reference to Albany and Harvey, which were two of the pottery factories operated by Gibson.

c.1909+

note the use of the trade name: 'Silvoe Art Ware'

 

c.1912+

PENDANT is the pattern name

below the mark is the registration number.

c.1913+

1913 Ghent International Exhibition - won Diploma of Honour and this special backstamp created

c.1915+

note the use of the trade name: 'Windsor Art Ware'

Note the reference to Albany and Harvey, which were two of the pottery factories operated by Gibson.

backstamp celebrating the 1915   Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco

c.1930+

note use of 'BURSLEM' 'ENGLAND' - the later 1950+ mark says 'STAFFORDSHIRE' 'ENGLAND'

c.1930+

note the use of the trade name: 'Windsor Art Ware'

c.1940+
c.1940+
c.1940+
c.1940+
c.1950-55

note the use of the trade name: 'Royal Harvey' - used on dinner and tea ware.

c.1950+
c.1960's????

 

 

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