Pottery dating mark
They used a pitcher and bowl set, a chamber pot, a toothbrush cup and assorted pieces in the bath area. Please don't copy our images but use them for free to help with identification of your pottery.
We're emphasizing American pottery marks, but included a few Canadian pottery marks as well. Note: Not all makers have a mark here, or a good one. Note that some of the marks have been enhanced for clarity — the original, unedited marks appear on linked photos.
Newcomb College in New Orleans was one such school.
Drawing inspiration from the Arts & Crafts movement, students were trained in all aspects of the potter's art.
Debolt's Dictionary of American Pottery Marks is another good resource for identifying Ceramics that are white or off-white, often high-fired, including vitreous china and ironstone, and usually used for dinnerware or bathroom sets.
Turn of the century and earlier homes had no running water.
The lesson was that women, no less than men, needed to have a means of supporting themselves.
Handicrafts, including pottery, were the logical avenues explored.
The marks below are images we've captured on ceramics we have owned.Two examples of this mark have been documented one with serif font the other without.Fulper Vasecraft Paper Label Some examples of Fulper Pottery produced between 19 were marked with this paper label.This page is designed to be a basic guide to help you identify the actual date of your piece of Van Briggle.The earliest pieces of Van Briggle will often have the AA logo, company name, roman numerals and a date and stamped shape number in most cases.