Dating wedgwood jewellery
This Pendant Oval, White on Saxon Blue, Dancing Hours (Cameo: 1.6cm), Palladium Plate by Wedgwood is the perfect addition to any home.
This mark was made using a slug to create the impression, and would be reused in 1781.The mark used on their decorative collections would be changed to the same as their useful wares collections.They would introduce all lower case, both upper and lower case, as well as the all upper case impressions.Click here for a selection of marked Wedgwood ware, then click the View More Images button to view the marks on the reverse of the platter.
Other makers marked some pieces, but by no means all, e.g. Jones was reasonably consistent with the pattern number, but very often omitted the name or monogram. But the mark generally gives a clue to the date of manufacture.
Where it can be found on both useful and decorative pieces alike.