The centre is occupied by the abbreviation There are two ranges of year codes; 1842-1867 & 1868-1883.
At first glance they look the same but if you look closely you can see that some have a number at the right hand corner and some have a letter.
Also the data of the designing artist will be an important indication of possible age.
The Aluminia Faience factory date its history to the year 1862 founded by August Schittt (1834 - 1863).
The production of faience lived its own quite life in the shadow of the blooming interest for industrial production of porcelain at Royal Copenhagen.
But the period from 1901 - 1928 became a new period of success under the artistic input from Chr.
The base of the plate is marked Royal Worcester Vitreous over the Royal Worcester mark, and is also marked England.
From 1-6 March 1878, W was used for the year in place of D; and G was used for the month in place of W.
The plate is of a lobed for decorated with a cobalt blue and gilt rim around a central hand painted moorland scene of black grouse.
It is said that in the 1920-30's the factory used to let factory workers buy 3rds & 4ths for very little money ..that resulted in "a lot" of 3rds & 4ths being made, many of them having nothing wrong with them.
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You can ignore the number at the bottom of the diamond - this tells us how many items were included in the registration, (sometimes known as bundles or packages).