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Edward Walter Locke, Master Potter, 1829-1909: His Family and Factory, Willis, Tom / Willis, Lillian (Compilers)

Author Name    Willis, Tom / Willis, Lillian (Compilers)

Title   Edward Walter Locke, Master Potter, 1829-1909: His Family and Factory

Binding   Soft Cover

Book Condition   As New

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   First Edition

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Publisher   Studley Brewin Books 2009

ISBN Number    1858584582 / 9781858584584

Inscription   Signed by Author

Seller ID   R15947

xiv + 114pp, 3 appendices, 32pp plates plus further illustrations. Signed by both compilers on title page. The first in-depth study on Locke & Co Ltd., filling a void in the history of porcelain in Worcester. The book covers the Locke family and relationships; the development of the the Porcelain Manufactory of E Locke & Co Ltd. of Shrub Hill Works, Worcester; factory life; reports from various Pottery Gazettes; known artists; the Court Case of 1902; the demise of the Company in 1915. Appendix III contains a register of shapes; a standard register of shapes; Locke porcelain without registered shape numbers; crested, mirror and commemorative china; crested items not bearing a shape number. An important addition to the famous history of porcelain in Worcester.

Local History England Topography Worcester Sorcestershire Shrub Hill Works Edward Locke Antiques and Collectables Signed Copy

Price = 10.00 GBP

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