These items are not only ivory statues but also items of everyday use including combs, hairpins and jewellery possibly used as amulets.

Many of these marks ended up being owned by two major companies International Silver Company and Oneida. Joined International Silver Company in 1898 Marks used until 1976 Marks: (Star) Rogers & Bro.

Before that many of these marks were owned by a variety of companies and were bought and sold through a variety of business cycles. Joseph Rodgers and Sons Place: Sheffield England Years: 1682 - Present Asa Rogers Jr. 1832 - 1838 Renamed from Rogers & Cole Rogers & Britten Place: West Stratford Connecticut Years: 1880 - 1882 Mergers: Taken over by Holmes and Edwards Rogers & Brothers Rogers Brothers Place: Waterbury Connecticut Year: 1847 - 1855 Founders: Asa Rogers Simeon Rogers Leroy S. Hamilton Mergers and Notes: 1855 Changed name to Rogers & Bros.

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One of the first things to think about are the companies. These companies formed, merged, separated, folded and absorbed by each other. in 1879 Merged with International Silver Company in 1898 F. Rogers Silver Company Place: Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts Years: 1883 - 1886 to present Mergers: Absorbed West Silver Company. Rogers & Mead Place: Hartford Connecticut Years: 1845 - 1846 Founders: William Rogers Asa Rogers J.

Hartford Connecticut 1865 - 1898 William Rogers William Rogers Jr.

Rogers Brand Silver Plated Ware Cunningham Silver Plate (for Ocean Spray cranberry sauce premium) (anchor) Rogers (anchor) XII Wm. Carved ivory can be found in ancient Egypt, Greece, China, Japan, and India.Ivory carvings have been discovered from prehistoric times through the Roman, Carolingian, Archaic, Byzantine, Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque periods up until modern times.The second thing to think about are the backstamps or marks. Years: 1853 - 1861 Founders: William Rogers Asa Rogers Jr. Place: Hartford Connecticut Years: 1871 - 1879 Mergers: Merged with Wm. Moved to: Taunton, Massachusetts 1886 - Present 1955 Bought by National Silver Company Bought by J. Many companies used marks with the name Rogers in it. (Star) Rogers & Brothers, 12 (Star) R & B Manor Plate This marks is found on hollowware Church and Rogers Years: 1825 - 1841 Founders: William Rogers and Joseph Church Rogers Brothers Manufacturing Company Rogers Bros. Simeon Rogers Mergers: Merged with Rogers, Smith & Co. Rogers & Brothers Place: Meriden Connecticut Year: 1866 - 1903 Founders: Cephas B. Rogers Mergers: Bought out by International Silver Co, in 1903 Trademarks retired by International Silver Company Rogers & Cole Place: New Britain Connecticut Year: 1830 - 1832 Founders: Asa Rogers Jr. This post is an attempt to create a list, history, and database that will make this situation a little less confusing.