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Author Topic: Mdina Dish - can anyone help with the marks on the base  (Read 244 times)

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Offline seanduxbury

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Mdina Dish - can anyone help with the marks on the base
« on: July 25, 2020, 04:40:20 PM »
Hi.  Hoping someone will be able to help with the marks on the base of this Mdina dish.  Found in the North West of England, it measures 14 cm x 12 cm x 4.5 cm (L x W x D) and weighs just over 350 gms.  Good marks on the base - Mdina, 74 27A, and what looks like OS.  I think 27A refers to the shape (a leaf dish) and am guessing that 74 may be the year of manufacture but I have no idea what OS is for.  If anyone has any idea or can correct me on the above it would be much appreciated.

Offline chopin-liszt

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Re: Mdina Dish - can anyone help with the marks on the base
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2020, 05:06:38 PM »
05 will be the date, but we don't know what any other marks might mean. :)
It's a far later piece than '74. :)
Cheers, Sue (M)

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