E. Brain & Co. Ltd. was a porcelain manufacturer that was founded in 1885 by Elijah Brain in Foley, Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent, England.

“FOLEY CHINA” was actually the trade name of E Brain & co. Ltd.

Whether or not we call them just “Foley”.

Later, E. Brain & Co. Ltd. was acquired by Coalport.


Foley cup


1885 ~ 1900s


c.1930 ~


c.1936 ~

Ming Rose pattern was succeeded by Coalport


Foley cup




Foley cup


c.1950 ~


c.1950 ~




Royal Sutherland mark


James Kent Mark


Wileman & Co Mark