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Barber, Edwin Atlee, 1851-1916 / Anglo-American pottery; old English china with American views, a manual for collectors
(1899)

Mellor, Venables & Co.,   p. 103


Page 103

ANGLO-AMERICAN POTTERY.
MELLOR VENABLES & CO.
This firm was potting in Burslem in 1843. Of the >h(osa on
which their names appear, only one series of designs seems to
l1e been made for use in this country.
DESIMNS BY MELLOR VENABLES & CO.
-Designs in Light Blue etc.-
XIX. Border, Ten Medallions, containing the Arms of five
States (two of each)-New York, Pennsylvania, Massach -etts,
\irginia and Maryland.
213. View of Rear of White House, Washington.
214. Capitol Buildings of the Different States representd.
215. View of Mount Vernon (Arms of eight States).
'. C.
There were several potters in Staffordshire, previous to the
middle of the present century. for whom these initials might
stand, but in the absence of sufficient means of identification.
the name of iie maker cainot be stated with positiveness.
DES1GNS BY C. C.
-Designs in Light Blue, etc.-
XX. Border. "Catskill Moss" (so printed).
218. Boston from   Chelsea Heights (from  view in --Boston
Notions," 1848.)
219. Kosciuszko's Tomb (Cracow. Poland).
220. Meredith (N. H.?).
221. Washington, Capitol.
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