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Benjamin Franklin Hunt established in 1907 a porcelain factory in a village Grünlas (Loučky since 1918) situated near Elbogen. The first owner of the factory was American citizen.

In 1909 the business was bought by Rudolf Dieterl and Rudolf Kämpf. Two years later they registered a company Porzellanfabrik Rudolf Kämpf G.m.b.H., Grünlas.

Rudolf Kämpf died in 1918. His heirs (wife Josephine Kämpf, daughter Antonie Kümmelmann and son Hans Kämpf) took over the business. Hans Kämpf became director of the factory.

Sharp decline of porcelain sale came with the Great Depression. In 1933 died Rudolf Dieterle. His shares were split between his son and daughters.

Problems started with the outbreak of the World War II. The company lost access to its export markets. 

In 1945 the company was nationalised and incorporated into Slavkovský Porcelán group in Carlsbad and in 1958 it became a part of the Karlovarský Porcelán.

After the end of communism in Czechoslovakia. The porcelain manufacturer passed into possession of the Czech company Leander 1946 s.r.o. The factory changed the ownership again in 2006 – now it belongs to the Czech holding company CS Investment, that returned the factory to its old name, Rudolf Kämpf.

RKG mark
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Rudolf Kämpf Grünlas RKG Made in Cechoslov. Luxor pattern 1918 - 1921 mark

Leander 1946 mark
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Leander 1946 RGK China of Boheme 1995 - 2003 mark

1907 mark
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Leander 1907 Czech Republic 2003 - 2006 mark

1946 mark
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Leander 1946 RGK China of Boheme Karlsbader Zwiebelmuster 1995 - 2003 mark

Josefina mark
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Loucky Czechoslovakia Josefina pattern 1980s - 1992 mark

Cornelia mark
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Loucky Carlsbad Czechoslovakia (Cornelia series) 1945 - 1992 mark

Sabina mark
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Loucky Made in Czechoslovakia (Sabina series) 1980s - 1992 mark

1907 mark
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1907 RKG Leander Porcelan Loucky Czech Republic 2003 - 2006 mark

Crown mark
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RGK Made in Czechoslovakia Hand Painted (Sonata series) 1945 - 1992 mark

Czechoslovakia mark
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RKG Czechoslovakia 1921 - 1938 mark

RKG mark
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RKG Made in Cechoslovakia 1918 - 1921 mark

Celebrate mark
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RKG (Rudolf Kämpf Grünlas) crown Celebrate series 1928 - 1938 mark

RGK mark
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RGK Czechoslovakia 1928 - 1938 mark

RK mark
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RK Rudolf Kämpf 1939 - 1945 mark

Grunlas mark
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RK (Rudolf Kämpf) Gruenlas Sudetengau 1939 - 1945 mark (this specific mark 1939) 

Windsor mark
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Loucky Carlsbad Czechoslovakia (Windsor series) 1945 - 1992 mark

Tchecoslovaquie mark
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RGK Tchecoslovaquie 1928 - 1938 mark

 
 
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