In line with all British Museums, the Museum of Royal Worcester is not licensed to provide valuations and cannot comment on value under any circumstances. The Museum website carries a number of informative fact sheets including ones on dating your porcelain.
To obtain a valuation for your porcelain, it is best to consult a licensed auctioneer or specialist antique dealer who will be able provide a valuation for insurance, sale or probate. In most cases they will need to see the object in question or a good photograph of it.
The following list is not a recommendation; further names and addresses can be found online.
You can also visit the website for the UK professional association for valuers and auctioneers here for advice on valuations services.
Mallam’s Fine Art Auctioneers
Grosvenor Galleries, 26 Grosvenor Street, Cheltenham, GL52 2SG
t: 01242 235712
Bocardo House, St. Michael’s Street, Oxford, OX1 2EB
t: 01865 241358
Dunmore Court, Wootton Road, Abingdon, OX13 6BH
t: 01235 462840
Fieldings Auctioneers Ltd
Mill Race Lane, Stourbridge, DY8 1JN
t: 01384 444 140
Mellors and Kirk
Gregory Street, Nottingham NG7 2NL
t: 0115 979 0000
Dreweatts London and Bloomsbury Showroom
16-17 Pall Mall, St James’s, London, SW1Y 5LU
t: 020 7839 8880
London and international auctioneers
The following companies all have ceramics departments in London, plus representatives throughout the UK. They also have offices and auction rooms in major cities worldwide.
8 King St, St. James’s, London SW1 6QT
t: 020 7839 9060
New York Office
20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020
t: 001 212 636 2000
Specialist ceramics dealers
Harry Frost, Ceramics Consultant
t: 01905 452 571
Gabrielle Bullock, Royal Worcester Specialist
Bygones of Worcester
t: 01905 25388
Albert Amor Ltd
37 Bury St, St. James’s, London SW1Y 6AU
t: 020 7930 2444
PO. Box 50732, London, NW6 6XW
t: 07775 580 051