Ceramic Trade Marks - M
Initials Used as Trade Marks - M

 

North Staffordshire Pottery Marks

 

Alfred Meakin (Ltd)
Alfred Meakin (Tunstall) Ltd

Index page for Alfred Meakin.

Examples of Alfred Meakin ware.

 

Alfred Meakin (Ltd) / Alfred Meakin (Tunstall) Ltd: 

1875 -.

Alfred Meakin (Ltd.), Royal Albert, Victoria and Highgate Potteries, Tunstall. 

From c.1913 renamed "Alfred Meakin (Tunstall) Ltd

Note the addition of "England" from 1891.
Note the addition of "Ltd." After 1897 ("Ltd" does not appear on the marks after c.1930) 

Mark

Description & date

c.1875-97
pre 1897 (note there is no 'Ltd' in the name)
c.1891+
(Earlier examples do not have 'Ltd')

c.1891+

'BELMONT' is the pattern

 

c.1897+
(Earlier examples do not have 'Ltd' - see example above)

c.1907+

Note that the  example with the pattern name 'WINDSOR' does not have 'Ltd'

c.1914+
c.1914+

'BLEU DE ROI' is the pattern name

c.1930+

Note: 'Ltd' no long appears in marks from c.1930 onwards.

'OLD WILLOW' being the famous Willow Pattern.

c.1937+
c.1937+
c.1937+
Post-war mark (1945+) - there are slight variations of this style of mark
Post-war mark (1945+) - there are slight variations of this style of mark

'BLEU DE ROI' is the pattern name

Example of mark found on specific patterns.
Example of mark found on specific patterns.
Example of mark found on specific patterns.

Questions/comments/contributions to: Steve Birks