Posts tagged “Bohemia”

NOV
25
2015

Who's OEPIAG and EPIAG?

By mwilcox

Epage

I receive a great number of requests regarding pottery marked “OEPIAG” and “EPIAG”. Many wonder why there were so many marks used by them and where these potteries operated. But the facts are both were not individual potteries. Both OEPIAG and...

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MAR
25
2014

Bristol Glass

By mwilcox

Bristol

This vase is an example of "Bristol glass." The term "Bristol glass" traces its roots back to Bristol, England, an important glass making center in the 17th and 18th centuries. The vast majority of this opaque hand painted glassware was made in...

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NOV
26
2013

Royal Dux

By mwilcox

Royalduxhorses

What we now know as Royal Dux was originally founded in 1853 in Duchov (Dux) in what's now the Czech Republic. The company's original production was utility ware and not the Art Nouveau style pottery and figurines it's best known for today. The...

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