George Buttle 1867 - 1925
Trained at Wedgwood as an apprentice for seven years. Worked for Doulton and Bernard Moore. Art Director at Bishop & Stonier Ltd of Hanley (1891-1939) and at Keeling & Co Ltd of Burslem (1886-1936). Committee member of the (Stoke-on-Trent) Ceramic Society Art Section.
Known to have designed Gray’s Sports China items (registered in 1911) and which have the entwined initials ‘GB’ within the design. See below.