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Dating introduction examples

Thus 14 indicates the year 1941 and 23 indicates 1950.

There was sometimes an overlap in numbering between the end of one year and the beginning of another, so that some of the dates of introduction given below may be a year out.

Because of missing records it has not always been possible to give the numbers year by year. 12-06 for December 1906; or, occasionally, the full date, e.g. The impressed dates are not always easy to see and may be overlooked if one is not careful.

They give a fairly close idea of the dates of the designs.

It will be noted that in the book numbered 26, the pattern numbers begin again with RA-1.

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It must be kept in mind that some patterns remained in production and usually kept the same number for many years.

The trade-marks were, however, changed several times between the 1880s and now, and these can help to establish the period of production.

It was in use for all Fine Bone China products between 19 and is still used today on figures, animal models and other non-tableware Bone China products. piece with B.7 for example, will have been made before 1927 and probably before 1922.