By clicking on the producer of the china you are you looking for, you will get to the relevant web-page. Some of the pages contain many photos and could take a while to download. Your patience will be well rewarded.

American Tableware
Aynsley China
Adderley (Royal Adderley)
Barker Brothers
Coalport China
Colclough China
Crown Ducal
Crown Staffordshire China
Foley China
Gladstone China
Hammersley China
Johnson Brothers
Lord Nelson
Minton China
Northumbria China
Other China
Paragon China
Queen Anne China
Royal Albert China
Royal Cauldon China
Royal Chelsea China
Royal Crown Derby China
Royal Doulton China
Royal Grafton China
Royal Stafford China
Royal Standard China
Royal Vale China
Royal Winton
Royal Worcester
Spode - Copelands
Shelley China
Susie Cooper China
Tuscan China
Wedgwood China


Collectible Dinnerware and China

Welcome to Parcels of Time. We take pleasure in searching for fine china and retro dinnerware. Our particular emphasis is on English china. We offer a large selection of items made by Aynsley, CarltonWare, Coalport, Crown Staffordshire, Foley, Hammersley, Minton, Paragon, Royal Albert, Royal Crown Derby, Royal Doulton, Royal Staffordshire, Royal Winton, Shelley and Wedgwood. We also have, on the American Tableware and Other China pages, some Roseville, Franciscan, Susie Cooper, chintz as well as items produced by other makers. If there is something you are searching for, we would be more than pleased to be of help. You can reach us for information or to order by clicking on the appropriate icon at the bottom of each page.

Our policy is to provide you with quality items at the best prices. Here are some of the things you need to know about us: 

  • all items are meticulously inspected and can be assumed to be free of defect unless otherwise stated; and,
  • we do not sell reproductions, and
  • all prices on the website are in US funds.


For more information on our guarantee, payment options and on how to order: For answers to your questions or to find that elusive pattern, contact us: For easy currency conversion from US funds to other currencies use our calculator.
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Because of the many factors that go into the setting a value to items, we do not do evaluations of items in your possession over the telephone or by e-mail. Please use the descriptions, photos and prices provided on the web pages as a general guide to the potential value of your item(s). 

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We are located in Montréal (Québec), Canada

If you get the answering machine, you will notice that some of the message is in French. Fortunately, it is giving you the regular spiel about how to leave a message.

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