Www925-1000com hallmarks database greetings i have a set of 8 lobster/shrimp forks some are hand struck wmf hello, the marks are all wmf marks. Wmf wurttembergische metallwarenfabrik (germany): marks, hallmarks and history of the world's largest producer and exporter of household metalware around 1900. German metalware production company the orivit ag was founded in 1894 as rheinische broncegieserei fur kleinplastiken in koln-ehrenfeld (germany) by wilhelm ferdinand hubert schmitz (1863-1939) from 1896, they began the production of luxury items with the so called orivit metal: 89,85% pewter 7,9 % antimony 1,9 % copper.
Württembergische metallwarenfabrik aktiengesellschaft (wmf ag) geislingen-steige, germany established 1880 -- still in business mark #1 -- wmf, epns, germany, 65 item #1 -- tray, 21 x 12 (52,5 x 30 cm) mark #2 -- württmetallwfabrik, geislingen-steige, ns, wmf in a beehive, 95 item #2 -- tray, 21 x 16 (54 x 41. One was a pewter charger and it went from the left and stopped right at the 7 and it was not just a scratch mark the wmf a number of pewter rules for.
Marks of european silver plate: the austrian order the insignia of the austrian order of the golden fleece remained more traditional than the spanish ones 4 from peru julyseptember 4 from peru julyseptember an italian mystic the no swastikas trope as used in popular culture wrttembergische. How to identify cast-iron cookware marks some cast-iron skillets have a size number on the top of the handle related articles.
Porcelain marks & more meaning that we can only use a rough dating at the same time, exactly those manufacturers (wmf. When gorham adopted the sterling standard in 1868, they began a system of year-marks which were stamped into their products to denote the year in. Silver salon forums the following pictures show the marks used by wmf on metalware (pics a through e and 1 to 7) and glass and ceramics from the 1880's to the present: (a): wmf impressed mark from 1880- ca 1925 (b) together with (bb) impressed on cutlery/hollow ware from ca 1880 - 1903 (c) mark on printed material, like catalogues.
Württembergische metallwarenfabrik (wmf) geislingen 1853-present silverplate mark (wmf) geislingen ca 1900 german hallmarks & makers rate this artifact related. Gorham silver marks & dates - encyclopedia of silver marks, hallmarks & makers' marks online dating germany in english wmf marks to underside of foot. British pewter marks of the 20th century- selected from the website of family of pewterers dating back to 1779 joseph wolstenholme pewter, sheffield, england.
35 rows in 1903, all above-discussed wmf hollow ware marks were replaced by the famous, so-called, ostrich wmf mark it is widely accepted [2,3], that the choice of the ostrich image for the wmf mark could be explained by the consonance between the name of one of wmf founders (straub) and the german name of the ostrich (strauss. Find this pin and more on inkwells wmf by anhydrite9660 wmf marks from pinterest mark twain dating minton pottery marks.
Nb please note that actual labels or marks may be significantly larger or smaller than the illustrations shown m q testolini, italy (late 19th & early 20th century. This wmf mark with horizontal bars was used from 1928-1935 the photo comes from the underside of a crumb tray this early mark is accepted as in use up to 1914. Online encyclopedia of silver marks, hallmarks & makers' marks. Here's the page for identifying and dating wmf dates and content: the marks used by wmf private silver salon forums (invitational or $ donation membership.