Potter

Wallace & Chetwynd

Location

East Liverpool, Ohio

Origins

American

Manufacturing Era

1880s
1890s
20th Century

Treatment(s)

Gold Lustre

Type(s) of Ware

Bath
Dinnerware

Body Style(s)

Motif

Moss Rose
Tea Leaf

Description

Founded by a Mr. Wallace and Joseph Chetwynd, the Wallace & Chetwynd Co. (1881-1901) operated in the former Harker "Wedgewood" pottery.  The facility was renamed "Colonial."  Mr. Chetwynd was a Staffordshire potter who had been employed as a manager and modeler in the Cockson & Chetwynd Pottery.  The Colonial Pottery was noted for the excellence of their ironstone.