Friday, September 23, 2005

Marks Used By Villeroy and Boch Transferware and Majolica in Mettlach, Schramberg, Dresden, Vaudrevage and Other Factories


1883 - 1885







1883 - 1885






1885 - 1895




1885 - Circa 1930





1906 - 1910






1914 - 1931





1930's






"Made in France-Saar Economic Union"
1945 - 1955/56









1959-1970

In this example the pattern name is "Burgenland" other pattern names can be substituted. What is important for dating is the word UNTERGLASUR which means "Under Glaze"[decoration]. The V&B M mark in a circle, without the word UNTERGLASUR can date back to 1913.

1959 - 1970

Here the pattern name is "Rusticana" but any other appropriate pattern name can be substituted.

1970 - 1973

1990 - 92

"seit 1748" means "Since 1748". The words for "dishwasher safe" are given in German, French, and English