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by Funkel
Tue Sep 22, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Help identify please
Replies: 3
Views: 211

Re: Help identify please

Good morning classy, I am sending you a copy of the book "Marks of Contrasts and Portuguese Ourives"
a greeting

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And ... a bit of history

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by Funkel
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Spanish or Spanish Colonial ?
Replies: 7
Views: 325

Re: Spanish or Spanish Colonial ?

Sorry the translator played a trick on me :) Hello joho, the first thing to tell you what the 11D meant. This is the metal law, being 11 monies, equivalent to 916 thousandths of the current Decimal Metric System. This marking began to be used in 1881, possibly until 1934 when a new precious metals l...
by Funkel
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Spanish or Spanish Colonial ?
Replies: 7
Views: 325

Re: Spanish or Spanish Colonial ?

Ahhh is Spanish, not colonial
by Funkel
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Spanish or Spanish Colonial ?
Replies: 7
Views: 325

Re: Spanish or Spanish Colonial ?

Hola joho, lo primero decirte lo que signific el 11D. Se trata de la ley del metal, siendo 11 dineros, equivalente a 916 milésimas del actual Sistema Métrico Decimal. Se empezó a utilizar este marcaje en 1881, posiblemente hasta 1934 que se impuso una nueva ley de metales preciosos. A simple vista n...
by Funkel
Fri May 15, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: .800 Tea Set, Lone Pictoral Mark, Looks Like A Vase or Teapot w/ An M?
Replies: 5
Views: 516

Re: .800 Tea Set, Lone Pictoral Mark, Looks Like A Vase or Teapot w/ An M?

Good afternoon, it could be a Portuguese brand, I attach an image very similar to your brand. Greeting

Buenas tardes, podría tratarse de una marca portuguesa, le adjunto una imagen muy parecida a su marca. Saludos

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by Funkel
Fri May 15, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Mexican Silversmiths
Topic: Trying to figure this out! Gilt Silver or just Metal?
Replies: 1
Views: 1787

Re: Trying to figure this out! Gilt Silver or just Metal?

Hi nikka0202, I think this is the city of Mexico from the early nineteenth century. The eagle would be the mark of the tax and the mark of 00 may be the metal law. Hola nikka0202, creo que se trata de la ciudad de México de principios del XIX. El aguila sería la marca del impuesto fiscal y la marca ...
by Funkel
Thu Apr 16, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Strange object, Spain? Brasil? Portugal?
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: Strange object, Spain? Brasil? Portugal?

Hello good afternoon: This is the silversmith Santiago Bermejo, born in Sevanes - Asturias - Spain in 1728. Approved in 1765. Resident at Calle Caballero de Gracia, 5 in Madrid - Spain. He must have reproduced this scribe on several occasions, among my bibliography I have found it in two different b...
by Funkel
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: European Jewelry
Topic: Unknown country of origin
Replies: 8
Views: 607

Re: Unknown country of origin

I would like to see those images, to see if I can contribute something.
Greeting
by Funkel
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Unknown 18th century marks
Replies: 9
Views: 504

Re: Unknown 18th century marks

Buenas tardes, efectivamente son las marcas de la plateria española y de la ciudadd de Madrid. El castillo sería la corte y correspondería al ensayador de la ciudad y el Oso y Madroño representa a las armas heraldicas de la ciudad. (El madroño es un arbusto frutal, según dicen hacia el s.XIII en la ...
by Funkel
Mon Feb 10, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Channel island jersey silver?
Replies: 9
Views: 1040

Re: Channel island jersey silver?

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Regards
by Funkel
Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: French and Portuguese marks
Replies: 8
Views: 1332

Re: French and Portuguese marks

Good afternoon oel, the Portuguese brand: https://i.postimg.cc/D0HY2C66/20191115-184806.jpg And the French brand: https://i.postimg.cc/NF3phKGP/EBY0187-HL.jpg Atronyme Lapeyre (Eschwege Succ.). Prenom (Etat civil) Henri Initiales H.L. Profession Fabricant orfevre Lieu d'activite 75 Paris Adresse de ...
by Funkel
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:00 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Please Help: Porto? Letter Opener
Replies: 4
Views: 1821

Re: Please Help: Porto? Letter Opener

Hi Shinythings, I send you the photo


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Regards

(Thank you very much! Trev)
by Funkel
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Please Help: Porto? Letter Opener
Replies: 4
Views: 1821

Re: Please Help: Porto? Letter Opener

Hi Shinythings

Marca do ourives do Porto. Artur da Rocha Rafael, registada em 1923 e cancelada em 1971

Regards

(tynipic does not work, where do I send the images?)
by Funkel
Thu Jul 25, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Portuguese ?
Replies: 4
Views: 3250

Re: Portuguese ?

Hi amena, the manufacturer's brand is very blurry, but I think it coincides quite a lot with the one I send you. I hope to be right. a greeting Hola amena, la marca del fabricante esta muy borrosa, pero creo que coincide bastante con esta que le mando. Espero estar en lo cierto. Un saludo https://ww...
by Funkel
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Portuguese silversmith
Replies: 7
Views: 3474

Re: Portuguese silversmith

I'm sorry but I have not found it, I've reviewed more than 3,000 marks and it does not appear. The book is by Manuel Gonçalves Vidal "Marcas de Contrastes e Ourives Portugueses" Greetings
by Funkel
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Portuguese silversmith
Replies: 7
Views: 3474

Re: Portuguese silversmith

Sorry Julius, the google translator is bad and my explanation worse. I send you an example: In this mark inside the spoon there is an J. That's what I want you to look for, what letter there is inside the marks of your pieces. regards. Perdona Julius, el traductor de google es malo y mi explicación ...
by Funkel
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Portuguese silversmith
Replies: 7
Views: 3474

Re: Portuguese silversmith

Hello Julio The Portuguese marks, are characterized by carrying an initial, usually the surname of the silversmith. You can see if between all the pieces you have, you see this letter ?. It would help me a lot in finding who it is. The small brand is the quality of silver 833 thousandths for the cit...
by Funkel
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Mystery marks on tablespoon
Replies: 2
Views: 2712

Re: Mystery marks on tablespoon

The brands are Spanish, REUS is a small town in the province of Tarragona, but I do not know the brands of silversmith and assayer. The brand J/MR is picked up by the book "Marcas de la Plata Española y Virreinal" and identifies it as the assayer, therefore the brand */J.O must be that of ...
by Funkel
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Spanish Cordoba ?
Replies: 3
Views: 3508

Re: Spanish Cordoba ?

Sorry in the name the correct one is:
Francisco de Parias Álvarez
by Funkel
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Spanish Cordoba ?
Replies: 3
Views: 3508

Re: Spanish Cordoba ?

Good afternoon joho. The mark of the lion is the one used by the city of Córdoba. The other mark corresponds to the silversmith Frncisco de Parias Alvárez, examined as silversmith in 1864. The other mark (L.AL ....) corresponds to the assayer and I do not have it registered. I attach an image with t...

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