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Autumn 2008 Article Archive
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Kathryn Wilson, of Roebuck Antiques, Camarthen, shares with this web site her -
Focus on…. Welsh provenance plates and dishes.
James Yates to
SOME MARKS THAT ARE OFTEN FOUND ON OLD PEWTER, THE DYNASTIES AND RELATIONSHIPS - James Yates and others
INCLUDING A SHORT REFERENCE TO Gaskell & Chambers
Some punches for marks were seen at James Smellies Birmingham in the 1980s.
This article was prepared with the assistance of David Hall
The Duncombes, Ingram, John Carruthers Crane
SOME MARKS THAT ARE OFTEN FOUND ON OLD PEWTER, THE DYNASTIES AND RELATIONSHIPS
JOHN DUNCOMBE – STYNT DUNCOMBE – JOHN INGRAM- JOHN CARRUTHERS CRANE - working connection from 1718 - 1821
– this article was prepared with the assistance of David Hall
Duncombe(Duncumb) Dynasty of 18th century English Pewterers
Marks Found under the bases of Mugs
BY GEOFF LOCK OF ADELAIDE AUSTRALIA
How many different examples of verification marks exist that were struck centrally underneath the base of mugs and measures and why was striking the mark under the base chosen by some Inspectors?
Crowned hR and HR marks
Collectors and others have noted the presence of these marks struck on the lips of some baluster measures since the early years of pewter collecting. By David Moulson
A Wriggleworked plate by Lawrence Anderton of Wigan
An Interesting Piece of Antique pewter no 1
A Passover (Seder) Plate
An Interesting Piece of Antique pewter no 2
European perhaps Silesia
A Unique 1641 plate/dish
An Interesting Piece of Antique pewter no 3
The Dominion of The Seas – Sovereign of The Seas
Channel Islands Pewter
With thanks for the kind assistance of Giles Bois
(author of An Introduction to Channel Islands Pewter available from this site)
Channel Islands’ Pewter Measures are very special because there are no exactly similar types which ever existed elsewhere.
Marks added to Pewter to deceive
A Start on a Difficult Subject that readers might like to add to
A Plate Recently Sold On eBay – fake or no fake?
An unusual offering
Pewter of the 17th to 19th centuries
A Brief Article by Peter Spencer Davies
Good Pewter Found on the www.webThe question of Patina
Two short paragraphs directing readers to websites showing antique pewter. One paragraph especially to discuss the issue of pewter patina or condition preferences.
Old Labels and Tags That might be seen
Auctioneers Labels, Collectors’ Labels and tags, Dealers’ Labels and tags, Labels Found on Some Fakes, Museum marks’, Certificates of Authenticity etc.
This article was written with the assistance of David Hall
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