Dating pewter marks


Mayer, specialized in designs which depicted beautiful maidens & nymphs with flowing hair and graceful postures.In 1886, WMF took over the Polish metalware factory "PLEWKIEWICZ" in Warsaw (Poland),which then became a subsidiary of WMF the around 1900.With details which include size, finish, and cost, the descriptions will be a major source of information.A pewter pokal, 16.5 inches, dated 1636 (very authentic and not a Weygang historismus piece) A presentation piece, but not indicated by anything on the piece. The names on the shield are all German knights so it well may have come out of the “30 Years War.” [FWTD] Editor: Thanks for all those good suggestions Dick, but I’m not certain some of my readers would take well to being called “dummies! So just for you Dick, here are some Steve’s “PEWTER RULES FOR DUMMIES” (and also for all you beginning stein collectors.) Here are SOME of the most important things to look for to help determine if a pewter stein / tankard / vessel is old or a newer reproduction / fake.The objective of this page is to help the visitors of the site in deciphering the marks of their British silverplate.It should be said that the correct definition for punches present on silverplate is MARK, while the term HALLMARK is reserved to sterling silver items submitted to the "Hall" for verification of their fineness. S) (4) WHEN: the approximate date is early 1900, deduced by the combined presence of the mark ENGLAND (in use from early 1890s) and the Patent Office number 351065 (registered in 1899) (5) WHY: the inscription reads that the cup was presented to "Dr.- Hans PETER (1856-1945) sculptor, in 1907 he established his own metalware factory.



WMF continued to use those acquired companies for their brands on their own markets producing and distributing the same objects under different brand.I have no time to duplicate all those pages on this site. – EIGHT COATS OF ARMS, NURNBERG – ONE COCONUT CUP – LATE 1660’S – EARLY 1700’S -THREE COINS IN MUGS – TWO COIN STEIN, NEW – SEVEN COLUMBINE CUPS – TWELVE CONVERTING CENTIMETERS TO INCHES – FOUR COPPER STEIN, FACES, STAMPED – SEVEN CRANBERRY GLASS, WITH PEWTER, STEIN – SEE RUBY ALSO – THIRTEEN CREUSSEN, APOSTLES STEIN – TEN CROSSED 7’S -TWO CROYLAND, ABBEY, -FOURTEEN “DAALDEROP” (COMPANY? A NUMBER OF DIFFERENT DRINKING VESSELS – FIVE, SIX, NINE, THIRTEEN, FOURTEEN DURER’S HOME IN NURNBERG (ILLUSTRATION) – THIRTEEN EAGLES (ADLERS) – SEVEN, NINE EAGLE BEER SERVER – SEVEN, NINE EBAY DEALERS, CROOKED, ETC – SIX, TWELVE EIGHT SIDED TANKARD – TWO ELECTROTYPING, (DEFINITION OF, AND HISTORY) – TWELVE ELECTROTYPE GOBLET / CHALICE – TWELVE ELIZABETH THE 1 SQUAT STEIN DATED 1788 – TWO 95% MARK ON STEINS – EIGHT [“PEWTER RULES FOR DUMMIES” ] – EIGHT “A FAKE GOES OVER BIG ON EBAY, ONCE AGAIN”, ??? SMITH IN NINE AND TEN) “RECENT PEWTER STEIN SALES OF NOTE” THIRTEEN RECORD SET? (STOCKHOLM) – ROERKEN EIGHT SAXON DRINKING HORN , WHITE ROCK, AD FOURTEEN SCANDINAVIAN LIGHT-WEIGHT TANKARD SEVEN SCANDINAVIAN, A VERY SCRATCHED STEIN SEVEN SCANDINAVIAN SPOUTED BER SERVER SEVEN SCHAESSBURG STEINS (2), AUCTION PRICES SEVEN “SCHLARATTA STEIN” TWELVE “SERIOUS THOUGHT, A” (SAGAN’S) TWELVE SERVER, ‘PNL’ NO.However, I did develop an index of all the articles by subject matter. Scroll through it and if you see any subject matter you wish more information on please email me through this site or at [email protected] I’ll be happy to copy it and email it to you. 6 – “IRON MAIDEN” -THIRTEEN CHERUB / ANGEL FEET – SEVEN, EIGHT, THIRTEEN “CHICK AND EGG” GOT A GOOSE EGG” – ELEVEN “CHICK AND EGG” (SELLS) -TWELVE CHILDREN CARRYING BEER, ILLUSTRATIONS – TEN CHRIST CHURCH (OXFORD, ENGLAND) GLASS BOTTOM PEWTER STEIN – THIRTEEN CLOISTERS, THE – N. “MEANWHILE SOMEONE OVER PAID FOR THIS POS.” – TWELVE ARE THEY AS OLD AS THEY SEEM? WEYGANG NICHE TANKARDS NINE “REGRETS ARE COMMON IN STEIN COLLECTING” NINE REICH’S EAGLE NINE “REINEMANN & LICHTINGER” (MARK) , CORRET SPELLING “REINEMAN” BY ADDENDUM TWELVE RENAISSANCE CRAFTSMEN, ILLUSTRATION TEN REPRODUCTIONS, REPLICAS, AND FAKES TWO, TWELVE ALSO SEE “FAKES” ABOVE THIRTEEN ROERKEN, F. 1 – WEYGANG’S BISHOP’S MITER FOUR SERVER: ‘PNL’ NO.In the same period, WMF had also opened several shops in Germany and had more than 3500 workers.

In 1900 they acquired a famous Austrian metalwork company called "AK & CIE" for Albert Khler u.

Therefore, on the Antique market items marked WMF are considered at the same level of those marked "AK & Cie", "ORION" or "ORIVIT".