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The Don Pottery

The Don Pottery was founded at Swinton in Yorkshire in 1801 and had a long and illustrious history, surviving until 1893. Only two relief-moulded jugs have been recorded; they are discussed in some detail by John Griffin in his definitive volume The Don Pottery 1801-1893.

Rosette (not titled)   
Design not published. A virtually identical copy of the Rosette jug made by Ridgway.
Marks: applied pad mark with name "DON"
Illustrations: Griffin 160


Not Yet Titled (not titled)   
Design not published. A twelve-sided design with panels of vertical floral sprigs.
Marks: applied pad mark with name "DON"
Illustrations: Griffin 164
   

Credits: Dick Henrywood