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by oel
Thu Aug 16, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: Sterling Manufacturers ~ American after-1860
Topic: Lenox 8462
Replies: 2
Views: 149

Re: Lenox 8462

Hi, welcome to the forum, for information see:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=42199

Peter
by oel
Wed Aug 15, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Need help with AJD maker's mark
Replies: 20
Views: 6576

Re: Need help with AJD maker's mark

Hi Fishless, thank you very much. Yes early mark of Anthonie & Jacobus Johannes Driesen used around 1870/1910. The year letter is L (lowercase) for 1870 in a round striped shield.Indeed regional assay office letter M (worn) for Schoonhoven.

Peter.
by oel
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:54 am
Forum: London Hallmarks
Topic: 925 silver bangle found
Replies: 1
Views: 52

Re: 925 silver bangle found

Hi Amanda welcome to the forum. For information embedded images see:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=42199


Peter.
by oel
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Czechoslovakian cigarette or card case box
Replies: 0
Views: 93

Czechoslovakian cigarette or card case box

Czechoslovakian cigarette or card case box https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/921/bAaFNy.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/Bbad6J.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/GsJVei.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/5LiRRx.jpg Who can tell ...
by oel
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Is it English 18c spoon?
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: Is it English 18c spoon?

Hi, in the future no double listing same topic item under different user name (same IP address) and heading please!
See:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=51394

Peter.
by oel
Mon Aug 06, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: menuholder or....? makersmark??
Replies: 10
Views: 110

Re: menuholder or....? makersmark??

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Menu/name card holder(?), yes I believe it could be.
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Far right maker's mark of C.M Herman, registered in Amsterdam 1971- ? 2009
by oel
Mon Aug 06, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: menuholder or....? makersmark??
Replies: 10
Views: 110

Re: menuholder or....? makersmark??

Hi Eric, could you please show us a clear embedded image of the maker's mark, regional assay office letter A is for Amsterdam, the year letter r is for 1977. I go for menu /picture holder.


Best,

Peter
by oel
Mon Aug 06, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Please, help identify silver marks, most likely Dutch
Replies: 3
Views: 242

Re: Please, help identify silver marks, most likely Dutch

Hi, the Dutch sword mark always in combination with a maker's mark (responsibility mark). For Dutch hallmarks see:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=32028#p80265


Peter.
by oel
Mon Aug 06, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Help me please to read the hallmark (crowned lion and the date letter Q)
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Re: Help me please to read the hallmark (crowned lion and the date letter Q)

Hi Elena, has been a long time welcome back. Yes Dutch silver 18th century silver guild marks. Town mark of The Hague, the maker's mark CR with radish for Christoffel Radijs born in 1698, registered in The Hague 1725-1782 https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/921/9u32Qb.jpg https://imagizer....
by oel
Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Silverplate Trademarks - Worldwide
Topic: Hollandia Plate Marks
Replies: 4
Views: 101

Re: Hollandia Plate Marks

Hi, welcome to the forum. Hollandia plate like the name suggest Dutch and made in Holland/The Netherlands. We call it Hotel Silver or better silver plate ware for restaurants & hotels. The factory: Fabriek van 'Hollandia Plate NV' city of Hilversum, opened in 1919 and made exclusively cutlery an...
by oel
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Please, help identify silver marks, most likely Dutch
Replies: 3
Views: 242

Re: Please, help identify silver makrs, most likely Dutch

Hi, my first impression pseudo marks not Dutch perhaps German. Or possibly silver-plate marks?

Peter.
by oel
Thu Aug 02, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Pseudo marks or something else
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Re: Pseudo marks or something else

Hi, no not pseudo but guild marks for Amsterdam, the maker's mark HB conjoined for Hendrik Bleur, registered in Amsterdam 1763-1783 Looking at the town mark and the lion rampant's crown, the year letter perhaps misshapen G for 1766. For Amsterdam guild marks see: http://www.925-1000.com/forum/viewto...
by oel
Wed Aug 01, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Gold Marks - Worldwide
Topic: Possible Egyptian Marks on gold ring? Need help identifying.
Replies: 11
Views: 20214

Re: Possible Egyptian Marks on gold ring? Need help identifying.

Hi Aleks, very clear explanation, thank you very much for your contribution.

Regards,

Peter
by oel
Tue Jul 31, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Asia & Middle East - Single Image
Topic: Egypt mark
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: Egypt mark

Hi, I believe it to be Cairo, Arabic date letter for Januari 1965 till Januari 1968

Source: Hallmark Research Institute World Hallmarks Volume ll Asia, Middle East, Africa

Peter
by oel
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Swedish date letter
Replies: 2
Views: 129

Re: Swedish date letter

Hi Joho, could it be J=I. The Swedish silversmiths in 1863(J5/I5) made their own year letters.
For a little extra info see:
viewtopic.php?f=47&t=48574&start=20#p146917

Peter
by oel
Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Silver sugar tongs, like the Makers Mark and date
Replies: 6
Views: 232

Re: Silver sugar tongs, like the Makers Mark and date

https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/921/0dXOks.jpg Southern Netherlands standard mark silver 934/1000 used 1814-1831 https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/OWYAIa.jpg Southern Netherlands 1815-1832 assay office mark regional assay office letter C for the city of Gent https://im...
by oel
Mon Jul 30, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Dutch pseudo mark?
Replies: 5
Views: 1284

Re: Dutch pseudo mark?

Hi,

To me it appears the three (Saint Andrew's)) crosses are part of the casting. For Amsterdam see;
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=32028#p80323


Peter.
by oel
Sat Jul 28, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: American Jewelry
Topic: Miraculous medal mark identification help
Replies: 1
Views: 82

Re: Miraculous medal mark identification help

Hi, Welcome to the Forum. Your question cannot be answered without the required images. The below should help you: How to Add Images Posting Requirements https://postimages.org (copy the 'Hotlink for forums' code) or http://www.tinypic.com (copy the 'IMG Code for Forums & Message Boards') are re...
by oel
Sat Jul 28, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: European Jewelry
Topic: Birmingham Clover Pendant
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Re: Birmingham Clover Pendant

Hi AG2012,

Great sleuthing!

Best,

Peter

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