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Backstamps on Beatrix Potter figures

To assist customers we give below pictures and descriptions of the main Backstamps found on Beatrix Potter Figures.

BP1

Beswick Gold Circle

Beswick England written in a circle in gold lettering.

Issued 1948 to 1954

Known to exist on 19 figures.

BP1

 

BP2

Beswick Gold oval.

Beswick England written in an oval in gold lettering.

Issued 1955 to 1972

Known to exist on 38 figures.

BP2

 

BP3a

Beswick Brown Line

Beswick England in a straight line in brown lettering.

No Copyright date is given.

Issued 1973 to 1974

Used on 41 figures

BP3a

 

BP3b

Beswick Brown Line

Beswick England in a straight line in brown lettering.

Copyright date shown.

Issued 1975 to 1985

Used on 63 figures

BP3b

 

BP3c

Beswick Brown Line

Beswick England in a straight line in brown lettering.

Copyright date shown.

No "S" on Potter

Issued 1985 to 1988

Used on 63 figures

BP3c

 

BP4

John Beswick signature.

Studio of Royal Doulton.

Issued 1988 to 1989

Used on 29 figures

BP4

 

BP5-6

Royal Albert Backstamp.

Issued in 3 formats.

BP5

Gold Crown

Issued 1989

Used on 6 figures

BP6a

Small version -Brown

Standard size figures.

May appear without crown on figures with a small base.

Issued 1989 to 1998

Used on 90 figures

BP6b

Large version - Brown

Used on large size figures.

Issued in 1993 to1998

Used on 10 figures


BP6a

BP7

Only used on the large size Peter Rabbit to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Peter Rabbit.

Issued in 1993

BP7

BP8-9

Beswick Ware

Used from 1998 there are several variation of the Beswick Ware mark

BP8-9

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