Dating royal copenhagen china
Royal Copenhagen struggled financially as it experimented with porcelain making until the absolute monarch King Christian VII took over the company in 1779 to guarantee its survival.Most of the porcelain at the time was painted with cobalt blue, as that was the only underglaze color that could tolerate the 1400-degree Celsius firing.The Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Manufactory was established May 1, 1775.
But the period from 1901 - 1928 became a new period of success under the artistic input from Chr.
The mark of the three waves has changed over time making it possible to date any piece of Royal Copenhagen Porcelain. These have been used on porcelain with a blue underglaze decoration, namely the Christmas Plates, figurines and blue porcelain dinner services all of which are essential not only to the companys product line, but also to the beauty and elegance of any home.
The Chinese discovered kaolin clay and figured out how to shape and fire it into porcelain by the 8th century, but they guarded the secrets of making fine china from the West.
Royal Copenhagen; Danish Porcelain Online China, figurines and plates Bing Grondahl Royal Copenhagen collectibles figurines.
Looking for a plate, figurine items from Dahl Jensen, Bing & Grondahl or Royal Copenhagen porcelain.The first dinnerware pattern produced by Royal Copenhagen in 1775 was called Blue Fluted, which is still produced and hand-painted today.