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The object of a ceramic trade mark was to enable at least the retailer to know the name of the manufacturer of the object, so that re-orders, etc. Minton, Wedgwood, Royal Crown Derby and Royal Worcester are typical examples. To the collector the mark has greater importance, for not only can he trace the manufacturer of any marked object, but he can also ascertain the approximate date of manufacture and in several cases the exact year of production, particularly in the case of 19th and 20th century wares from the leading firms which employed private dating systems. Incised into the still soft clay during manufacture, in which case the mark will show a slight ploughed-up effect and have a free spontaneous appearance. This type of mark is usually used by small volume studio potteries.

Impressed into the soft clay during manufacture, many name-marks such as ‘Wedgwood’ are produced in this way from metal or clay stamps or seals. These have a neat mechanical appearance. Painted marks, usually name or initial marks, added over the glaze at the time of ornamentation, as were some stencilled marks. Printed marks transferred from engraved copper plates at the time of decoration.

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Most 19th-century marks are printed, often in blue under the glaze when the main design is also in underglaze blue. Information on the method of applying each mark can be of vital importance, for instance the early Chelsea triangle mark must be incised not impressed, as it can be on 19th-century fakes. Royal Arms: – Printed marks incorporating the Royal Arms are generally of 19th or 20th century date. Pattern Name:- Printed marks incorporating the name of the pattern are after 1810. Limited’ Company Marks incorporating the word ‘Limited’, or the abbreviations ‘Ltd’, ‘Ld’, etc.

1861, and most examples are much later. Trade Mark:- Incorporation of the words ‘Trade Mark’ in a mark denotes a date subsequent to the Act of 1862. Royal:- Inclusion of the word ‘Royal’ in a firm’s title or trade name suggests a date in the second half of the 19th century, if not a 20th-century dating. Made in England’ denotes a 20th-century date. American manufacturers to sell their products.