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In German Roschütz porcelain was produced from 1811 to 1991. The von Bradenstein family owned a kaolin deposits. In 1811 they decided not only to sell it to other porcelain producers but also to establish their own manufacture (Porzellanfabrik von Brandenstein). As the family had no expertise in manufacturing porcelain, problems encountered by them were so overwhelming, they had to sell the business.

The factory often changed owners. Finally it was bought in 1882 by Bernhard Schilde and Karl Unger. They renamed it Roschützer Porzellanfabrik Unger & Schilde. In 1886 the fire almost completely destroyed the factory. It was however swiftly rebuilt.

After WWII this located in East Germany company was nationalized and in 1953 renamed VEB Porzellanwerk Roschütz. Three years earlier in 1950 Roschütz became a part of the city Gera. In 1968 it became a part of the Porzellankombinat Kahla. The factory was closed after Germany reunification in 1991.

In 2003, most of the former factory buildings were demolished.

Roschütz mark

Roschütz R 1906 - 1968 mark

Altenburg mark

1811 Altenburg R mark, exact date unknown

R mark

Roschütz R green 1906 - 1968 mark

R GDR mark

Roschutz R and Russian inscription saying 'porcelain from GDR' ca. 1950 - 1968 mark

Saxony mark

Altenburg Saxony Unger & Schilde 1906 - 1935 mark

Black Saxony mark

Black Saxony Altenburg Unger & Schilde 1906 - 1935 mark

Green Saxony mark

Green Saxony Altenburg Unger & Schielde 1906 - 1935 mark

Altenburg China mark

Altenburg China Germany Unger & Schilde mark (exact date unknown)

Three crowns mark

1909 - 1916 Unger & Schilde Three Crown China Germany mark used on items imported to USA  by Jon H. Roth 

Germany mark

R Made in Germany Roschuetz 1896 - 1968 mark

Saxe mark

Germany Saxe Altenburg Roschuetz factory export mark (exact dating unknown)

HVK mark

HVK VEB Roschuetz mark used after 1953

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