Dating Watermarks

The following Cranes Crest watermarks contain dating indicators in the form of underscores in “CRANES” as indicated by the arrows.  A call to the manufacturer with a description of the watermark or, better yet, a picture of the watermark, usually results in information as to when that paper source first became available for public consumption.

Underscored “S” indicates 2014 year of production

Underscored “E” indicates 2012 year of production