We are sad to announce the death of our founding chairman, past president, and subsequently honourary life member
Terrence A. Lockett (1931-2018)
The family are planning a memorial event which will be held in Buxton on the afternoon of Saturday 23rd March. more details will be announced as soon as plans are confirmed.
We are pleased to announce a major new update to the NCS website
The members facility to search past publications is much improved.
In the past not all our publications were available to search and those that were had a limited search capability. Now you will be able to fully search all Newsletters except the current year, and all Journals to 2013. The last five years of Journals are available for purchase.
Interested in Research and need some support? The Transferware Collectors Club is pleased to welcome applications for the 2019 Paul and Gladys Richards Charitable Foundation Research Grant Program for the study of British Transferware. Founded in 2009, this programme has funded 22 projects to date a number of them by NCS members. Check them out on the TCC website.
Fired to Last. the Global Reach of Chinese Export Porcelain.
Conference: Saturday, February 16, 2019 This conference brings together six scholars to discuss the prolific production of Chinese export wares, the historical and geopolitical context of Europe and Asia at the time, contemporary collectors and some of the great collections still in existence.
Books by NCS Members
Members & Non-Members are invited toWinter Weekend 2019
25-27 January 2019
Britain and Europe
A distinguished group of speakers will unpick some of the ceramic connections
between Britain and Continental Europe from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century.
See details in the Winter Weekend brochure
Don’t miss any NCS ceramic treats. Save the dates for all our future events, you can find them here
Machin & Potts.Waterloo China Works, Burslem
This book has been generously shared with the NCS
by the Reeves Collection, Washington & Lee University.
To see more of the Reeves Collection of ceramics
visit them here