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There are few recorded dates for the introduction and use of any of the Spode backstamps.
They can look insignificant and be difficult to read but once you know what to look for then you can date a piece quite accurately.
(From c1770-1870 datemarks were not used except around the 1860s when a series of impressed marks was used for which the full code is not known).
This means formerly Spode as the name continued to be used because the Spode brand had become so well-known.
Above is an unusual backstamp which includes the name of the pottery body (ie recipe).
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