Start Dating copeland spode

Dating copeland spode

Various potteries used an impressed 1 to 12 for the month combined with the year designation, e g. Another date form used the first letter of the month, e.g., June 1886 would be J=86; ‘Y’ was often used for July.

Josiah Spode apprenticed as a potter in the mid-1700s, and by 1754 he went to work for William Banks in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England.

Today Spode is owned by Portmeirion Group, a pottery and homewares company based in Stoke-on-Trent.

Many items in Spode's Blue Italian and Woodland ranges are made at Portmeirion Group's factory in Stoke-on-Trent.

The Great Temple of Diana The Statue of Jupiter Olympus (see image)The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus The Colossus of Rhodes The Pyramids of Egypt The Walls and Hanging Gardens of Babylon The Pharos of Alexandria The pattern was produced with an assortment of borders and on different shapes The plain prints (patterns in one colour) did not have pattern numbers.