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by Hose_dk
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: No idea what mark on mirror is. Mercury mirror ? 17 98 w crown
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Re: No idea what mark on mirror is. Mercury mirror ? 17 98 w crown

manufactory står der og så etableringsår 179?
by Hose_dk
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: spoon, ? copenhagen 1826
Replies: 4
Views: 553

Re: spoon, ? copenhagen 1826

johan andreas steen born in Fraugde 1790.
learning in 1804 to 1810 in Odense
established may 8th 1816
citienship in Kerteminde january 15th 1821
dead 1864
by Hose_dk
Thu Jul 04, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Hovedvandsaeg ID
Replies: 2
Views: 515

Re: Hovedvandsaeg ID

among others 12 hovandsæg is registred by this maker. Christian Pedersen Høvring from Randers - and his widow working with his son also i Hobro. Born appro 1728. Goldsmith in Hobro 1754-1767. Get royal eneretsbevilling 22/5 1782. Citienship 9/9 1782 3/4 1782 permission by county to give eneretsbevil...
by Hose_dk
Sat Jun 22, 2019 4:13 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: is this German
Replies: 5
Views: 809

Re: is this German

in 1700 hundreds H was the citymark for Hadeerslev afterwards a bridge was the citymark. Jens Jensen Due was born 1738 working from 1761 in Odense, Flensborg and Riga, From 1764 in Sønderborg from 23 march 1767 in Haderslev gets citienship june 16th 1768 dead 1810 in Copenhagen. The hallmark you sho...
by Hose_dk
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Very large basting spoon
Replies: 7
Views: 1168

Re: Very large basting spoon

i could not find maker in Denmark. But that does not exclude denmark.
Correct with minne - but thats not original bit a later inscription. The original is the prick engravement. 100 years older.
by Hose_dk
Sat Jun 01, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Silver Coffee Tea Set Deco with Tray 5 pieces
Replies: 12
Views: 1492

Re: Silver Coffee Tea Set Deco with Tray 5 pieces

a long shot is ss Norge -- (ss Norway)
Sailing Copenhagen - Norway - NY

So definetely we need picture of the tray, to confirm.
by Hose_dk
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Unmarked Coin? 1790 Demitasse
Replies: 5
Views: 1970

Re: Unmarked Coin? 1790 Demitasse

if the prick engravement include a D - its for datter/dottor daughter
fathersk name with a datter in front.
by Hose_dk
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Spoon with design of a turkey on back ?
Replies: 9
Views: 2630

Re: Spoon with design of a turkey on back ?

the spoon pattern is a variation of the pattern Empire . I even think that I have an example of same pattern. The rococco decoration on back in combination with the decoration in front is unusual. The back points back in time the front forrward. I assume thats because it produced when the two styles...
by Hose_dk
Mon Feb 11, 2019 4:12 am
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Identification of Danish sterling silver flatware
Replies: 6
Views: 1943

Re: Identification of Danish sterling silver flatware

yes its trhe 3 towers for Danish.
In this period for all of Denmark.
by Hose_dk
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Huge (Danish?) basting spoon CW VELTZIN CW
Replies: 3
Views: 1681

Re: Huge (Danish?) basting spoon CW VELTZIN CW

there is a CW i Frederiksværk and he is a possibility. Johan Christian Winkler born approx 1761 works as a godlsmith --- he is proberly master at C F Classens Frederiksværk approx 1787 as a cicelør. the Veltzin is a ??? for me, but a google give a number of persons. How their connection to CW i have...
by Hose_dk
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Identification of Danish sterling silver flatware
Replies: 6
Views: 1943

Re: Identification of Danish sterling silver flatware

Danish yes and the tradion was to bye pieces as economy allowed so multipole years normal.
Name of pattern is Freja. Its made of silverplated also-
For Freja look here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freyja
by Hose_dk
Thu Jan 17, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Copenhagen spoon 1764
Replies: 8
Views: 2029

Re: Copenhagen spoon 1764

i have counted 9 possible. We cannot roule out the some 3 letter makers are possible. Worn hallmarks. Some use 3 letter one year and 2 letter next. I have loked at makers where second last letter is l but a worn p cannot be rouled out. I looked for shape of mark - very common in this period. I ended...
by Hose_dk
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Copenhagen spoon 1764
Replies: 8
Views: 2029

Re: Copenhagen spoon 1764

a complete list does not excist. 1/3 of hallmarks are lited in a book - its sold out - in the 80ties. I could not find a match. And I have problem reading your mark. There are a few masters whoes hallmark are similar. So it could be theirs. But I cannot point at one specific. The year. Masters shoul...
by Hose_dk
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Copenhagen spoon 1764
Replies: 8
Views: 2029

Re: Copenhagen spoon 1764

the mark has an upper part end a lower half.
The lower part is year 1758 ---- i think the last figure is 8.
I have not looked up the 2 letters in the top half. I shall se later if noone find before.
by Hose_dk
Sun Jan 13, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: Help Identify 13 1/2 O. Johnsen [flower] Spoon
Replies: 1
Views: 1508

Re: Help Identify 13 1/2 O. Johnsen [flower] Spoon

Hallmark flower is from Trondhiem.
by Hose_dk
Sun Jan 13, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Silverplate Trademarks - Worldwide
Topic: Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks
Replies: 9
Views: 2867

Re: Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks

So it was russian. I was not near russia when i bought the pair. I gues that they are approx from that time - beginning 1800 ofcause cannot be before establishment of factory. My first russian item - normally i avoid. Must try to read a litle about thius imperial time. As the pair was found in denma...
by Hose_dk
Thu Jan 10, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Silverplate Trademarks - Worldwide
Topic: Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks
Replies: 9
Views: 2867

Re: Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks

there is only 1 mark.
But it sure is plate - silver on copper.
by Hose_dk
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Silverplate Trademarks - Worldwide
Topic: Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks
Replies: 9
Views: 2867

Re: OSP candlesticks

yes that could very well be the case.
Image
by Hose_dk
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:15 am
Forum: Silverplate Trademarks - Worldwide
Topic: Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks
Replies: 9
Views: 2867

Re: OSP candlesticks

something went wron with first picture of mark
by Hose_dk
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:13 am
Forum: Silverplate Trademarks - Worldwide
Topic: Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks
Replies: 9
Views: 2867

Old Sheffield Plate candlesticks

What is your oppinion regarding maker? https://i.postimg.cc/GBBgTKPh/stager.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/21LXVT7j/stempel-1-2.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/PNF4YYxC/stempel-2.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/nXKBRDHY/stempel-3.jpg click on miniatures to get a larger picture.

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