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Offline dinklepip

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Caithness?
« on: March 22, 2012, 11:49:30 AM »
Picked up this cutie recently and unsure whether the etching on the base is actually a maker's mark.  anyone please?

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b47/cookiepops/DSCF5376.jpg

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Re: Caithness?
« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2012, 11:53:40 AM »
It's the Caithness seconds mark. CIIG sometimes seen scratched as C2G


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Re: Caithness?
« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2012, 12:03:58 PM »
arrrrrrrrr thought it was Caithness, thanks


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Re: Caithness?
« Reply #3 on: March 22, 2012, 12:23:06 PM »
It is more curvy than my Caithness Seconds/reduced mark, they must have changed it at some point? (learning)


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Re: Caithness?
« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2012, 12:40:30 PM »
I think there are variants. It's only a stencil after all

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« Reply #5 on: March 22, 2012, 02:09:17 PM »
I was thinking we might be able to date it by the variations of the mark.

 

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