HOLLINSHEAD & KIRKHAM "Florence" - Gravy Boat & Saucer
Printed Mark 1900-24
History : H&K Hollinshead & Kirkham (Ltd)
Tunstall c. 1870-1956 c. 1876-1956
Burslem c. 1870
Earthenware manufacturer originally at Burslem and then in c1876 they took over the Woodland Pottery, Woodland Street, Tunstall.
In c. 1890 they took over the Unicorn Pottery. Amicable Street, Tunstall - Stoke-on-Trent - from Wedgewood & Co.
The factory was purchased by Johnson Bros. (Hanley) Ltd in 1956.
The famous Clarice Cliff was a Lithographer at Hollinshead & Kirkham for 3 years, she attended evening classes in Tunstall and at the age of 17 went to work for A. J. Wilkinson.
Pattern : "Florence"
Colour : Blue transfer on blue underglaze
Material : Earthenware
Dimensions : 7 1/2" x 4" x 4" (20 x 11 x 11 cm)
Condition : Used but very good for the age with no chips or cracks may have signs of age related crazing.
SKU PH165 14