Contacting us.

Please read below before you email us!

We won't answer your mail if these are not met.

Our site tries to help you identify Gouda pottery marks as best we can but see here and here before contacting us.

Please note we don't :-

- give information on items for sale on eBay, about to be put on eBay, Catawiki, Marktplaats or similar auction sites.

- give information on items for sale or about to be put on sale in antique shops, antique centres, auction houses, etc.

- comment or give 'pre-purchase' or 'post-purchase' advice on items you are about to or have purchased from such sites.

- give valuations, 'any idea of value', estimates, insurance values or recommend on where or how to go about selling Gouda.

- give 'is it worth restoring', 'can you recommend a restorer'.

Please remember we are not a public service!

Contact us on our email address below. You must include 'Gouda' in the subject line. If not the email will be automatically deleted by spam software.

Send pictures and base marks in clear, high quality JPG. If they are small, blurred or unclear we will not identify them.

Please attach pictures to emails - base marks must be included. Sorry we won't click on links to picture hosting sites.

We would appreciate a first name to reply to.


Due to business and family commitments abroad,we are often out of touch for long periods.

Any email questions may not be answered for quite some time.