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body @import url('https://fonts.googleapis.com/css? This information has been culled from a number of sources - it is given in good faith and believed to be reasonably correct - however if you are going to use it for the basis of valuations, purchases or sales then you must verify it from independent, qualified sources. Take every opportunity to do so at shows and aucthe next recourse is to the mark.Some assistance in resolving the ambiguity in the two series is provided by the month letter. After 1891 the word ENGLAND is added to the WEDGWOOD mark continuing until 1908 when the words MADE IN ENGLAND replace it in all cases.January, February, April, September, October, November and December are always show by their intial letter. MADE IN ENGLAND commenced appearing on some wares as early as 1898 but is not in general use until 1908.For example TOT could mean a piece produced in either June 1865 or June of 1891.
In addition to these, the style and method of production should be kept in mind as giving clues to dating.
Unlike most old English potters, Josiah Wedgwood marked the majority of his products and Wedgwood Identification and Dating marks are something for which the collector should always look.
These trademarks, which always contain the work Wedgwood, have differed for various reasons throughout the company’s history.
The impressed letters first appeared in 1860 with the year letter ‘O’.
From 1886 to 1897 the first 12 characters were re-used. Again from 1898 the letters A to I are re-used but are easy to differentiate as they also have ENGLAND within the Wedgwood marks.