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  • The best figurines of her characters are made by Beswick and some of these have become very rare, especially those with a gold circle or oval backstamp.

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  • The backstamp reads: Disneyland Resort Exclusive in a large rectangle.

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  • Variations of this often-seen backstamp were in use between 1891 and 1932 by the Limoges,

    The Seattle Times

  • From this description, someone could easily infer that the first 400 would have the special backstamp, and so should order early to make sure they get one of the "special" pieces.


  • The piece is a Numbered Limited Edition of 1500 pieces, 400 of which will have a special D23-exclusive backstamp.


  • To Disney's credit, they are technically correct that the 400 pieces of the D23 edition are exclusive to their membership, and the detailed product listing does include the disclosure that "400 of the General Limited Edition have been produced with a commemorative Walt Disney Archives Collection / D23 backstamp available exclusively to D23 Members and only at DisneyShopping. com" Of course, that same detailed product listing begins with the phrase


  • In north Staffordshire, it is perfectly acceptable, indeed polite social practice, to turn over a plate and inspect the backstamp if you are eating at a friend's house.

    New Statesman

  • When the very first Hummel miniatures were released in 1988, they all got a circular backstamp trademark which carried the mold number, the year and the name Olszewski along with Goebel's name.


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  • A postmark applied to mail by the receiving post office or by a post office handling the piece while it is in transit. Backstamps are usually on the back of a cover, although they may sometimes appear on the front.

    August 25, 2008