Dating pottery registration marks - Wedgwood Marks & Dating Wedgwood Pottery and Porcelain


Van Briggle Pottery produced between the later part of 1907 through 1912 is typically marked Van Briggle, Colo Spgs (or Colorado Springs), as well as finisher numbers to either or both the left and right of the double A logo and the design number below Colo Spgs. From time to time, one will find an example from this time that is also dated with a full date.

Like all material culture—modern cars for example—ancient Egyptian pottery changed over time. Just as an automobile expert can easily tell the difference between a 1950s-era Ford from a 1990s-era Ford, pottery specialists who study Egyptian culture can tell an Old Kingdom beer jar from a Middle or New Kingdom beer jar.


Dating pottery registration marks

Dating pottery registration marks