Royal Crown Derby China
Royal Crown Derby China is a company based in Derby, England that produces fine bone china tableware and decorative items. The company was founded in 1750 and has a long history of producing high-quality porcelain and bone china.
Royal Crown Derby is known for its intricate designs and patterns, often featuring rich colors and gold accents. Some of their most popular designs include the Posies pattern, which is a beautiful and delicate floral design that features small bouquets of mixed flowers.
In addition to tableware, Royal Crown Derby also produces a range of decorative items, such as figurines, vases, and paperweights. These items are highly collectible and are sought after by collectors around the world.
Derby china and porcelain has been produced continuously since 1750 but it was Robert Bloor in 1811 who transformed the pottery to produce rich and elegant porcelain of fine quality known around the World. Over time Derby has been produced in three main factories Nottingham road, King Street and Osmaston road. Derby continues to make the best quality porcelain to this day, while celebrating their long history. Today, Royal Crown Derby china is owned by Steelite International, a company that specializes in producing high-quality tableware for the hospitality industry. Despite this, Royal Crown Derby continues to produce its fine bone china using traditional methods and techniques, ensuring that each piece is of the highest quality.