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by Ubaranda
Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Silversmith ID.Vilnius?
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Re: Silversmith ID.Vilnius?

Yes, these marks are on tablespoon.
by Ubaranda
Tue Apr 21, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Silversmith ID.Vilnius?
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Re: Silversmith ID.Vilnius?

Hello! The maker is Martin Mincewicz from Vilno. See information from book Laucevičius E., Vitkauskienė B.R. “Lietuvos auksakalystė XV - XIX amžius”. Vilnius Baltos Lankos, 2001. See also Mincewicz's mark from my archive. Regards. http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1587489685/1b20f7ef/30288787_m.jpg http://ima...
by Ubaranda
Tue Apr 14, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Russian Shot glass - purposely destroyed hallmark?
Replies: 16
Views: 520

Re: Russian Shot glass - purposely destroyed hallmark?

Hello! I believe that you are right about Ovchinnikov. Why the his mark was destroyed - I do not know. You have listed several reasons - any of them is quite possible... Regards. http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1586883061/ebc0ca7d/30220790_m.jpg http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1586883351/a3037cb8/30220829_m.jpg
by Ubaranda
Fri Apr 10, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Help with country. town and maker
Replies: 2
Views: 204

Help with country. town and maker

Hello!
I need help identifying these msrks. Maybe this is fake?
Thanks in advance.

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by Ubaranda
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: German or French ?
Replies: 3
Views: 247

Re: German or French ?

Hello! I have the vase with very similar marks, but among them there is an Austro-Hungarian import mark for the period 1891-1901. The Gebrüder Neumann company was founded only in 1926 ... I assumed that the marks on my vase belongs to Karl Kaltenbach from Altensteig, but now I'm at a loss ... Regard...
by Ubaranda
Sat Mar 21, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Russian silver spoon
Replies: 2
Views: 211

Re: Russian silver spoon

Hello! This is really Moscow. АиФО = Алексей и Фёдор Овчинниковы (Alexey and Fyodor Ovchinnikov). Alexey was younger brother of the famous Supplier of the Russian Imperial Court - Pavel Ovchinnikov, Fyodor was Alexey's son. Regards. http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1584775713/7c89d40a/29948289_m.jpg
by Ubaranda
Wed Mar 04, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Unknow Marks - Thank you for helping
Replies: 2
Views: 271

Re: Unknow Marks - Thank you for helping

Hello!
This is marks of the Benaki Museum shop in Athens, Greece. See here^
viewtopic.php?f=8&t=54106
Regards.
by Ubaranda
Wed Feb 26, 2020 4:26 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Unknown city and maker
Replies: 16
Views: 1373

Re: Unknown city and maker

Hello! This is not fake and this is not Iranian. I believe this is Batumi region in the Russian Empire. According to the San-Stefan and Berlin peace treaties, part of the Lazistan sandjak of Turkey passed to the Russian Empire, from which on September 20, 1878 the Batumi region was formed, consistin...
by Ubaranda
Sun Feb 23, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: German Silver
Topic: Help with maker and age
Replies: 8
Views: 393

Re: Help with maker and age

Hi Theoderich!
Many thanks for your quick useful reply!
Regards. Alex.
by Ubaranda
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:51 am
Forum: German Silver
Topic: Help with maker and age
Replies: 8
Views: 393

Help with maker and age

Hi all! I guess city mark is Celle but who is maker and what age? Thanks in advance! http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1582454946/d74befe4/29669786_m.jpg http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1582454977/65e40d9e/29669790_m.jpg http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1582455009/0d654b61/29669795_m.jpg
by Ubaranda
Thu Feb 13, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: old silver box can’t identify the silver hallmark
Replies: 3
Views: 354

Re: old silver box can’t identify the silver hallmark

Hello!
The maker is Jens Christensen from Copenhagen (worked in 1721-1734). After his death in 1734, his widow continued to work till 1762.

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by Ubaranda
Mon Dec 23, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Assay master and date mark
Replies: 7
Views: 779

Re: Assay master and date mark

@Ubaranda Mind my asking, but after a closer look. What is the last marking supposed to be? It is completely illegal??? Who is ЛК??? Hi Qrt.S! This is normal Odessa mark. In Odessa, starting in 1898, there were some marking features: additional annual mark, the name of the city, etc. ЛК is unknown ...
by Ubaranda
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Assay master and date mark
Replies: 7
Views: 779

Re: Assay master and date mark

Hello piette ! See here: http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1577100703/83b778c6/28999931_m.jpg Vilno, 1897, maker Leyzer Sheynker (Лейзер Шейнкер), assayer Nikolay Stradomskiy (Николай Страдомский). http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1577100921/704559bf/28999960_m.jpg Vilno, 1897, maker Movsha Gold (Мовша Гольд), assayer...
by Ubaranda
Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Unknown maker from Derpt
Replies: 6
Views: 1080

Re: Unknown maker from Derpt

Qrt.S, thank you for your efforts. This is really difficult case...
Regards!
by Ubaranda
Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Unknown maker from Derpt
Replies: 6
Views: 1080

Re: Unknown maker from Derpt

Qrt.S wrote:What a lousy punch, a real smudge. What letters do you see? I imagine seeing C.L. That would be Carl Friedrich Luetten (Luethen) 1818-1868, but....?


Yes, you are right - the maker mark is bad. But I do not see CL. Maybe EB - Eduard Brockhusen?
by Ubaranda
Sat Nov 16, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Unknown maker from Derpt
Replies: 6
Views: 1080

Unknown maker from Derpt

Hello! This is Derpt, assayer is Alexander Shamarin (Александр Шамарин). Who is maker? Thanks in advance! http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1573888250/95a63774/28578022_m.jpg http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1573888586/7b0a412e/28578070_m.jpg http://images.vfl.ru/ii/1573888618/c060d047/28578084_m.jpg
by Ubaranda
Fri Oct 25, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Assistance with the maker of Estonian Silver Spoon IEK
Replies: 8
Views: 893

Re: Assistance with the maker of Estonian Silver Spoon IEK

Hello!
The maker is Johann Ernst Krüger. Information from A.Leistikow "Baltisches Silber".
Regards.

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by Ubaranda
Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: What is it for?
Replies: 10
Views: 5421

Re: What is it for?

In the 1960s-1970s, a wide assortment of Vietnamese silver items was actively exported to the USSR: trays, wine sets, teapots, tea strainers, sugar tongs, cutlery, spice sets, cigarette cases, ashtrays, etc. These items were made of silver 900, were of good quality and had a reasonable price. Unfort...
by Ubaranda
Fri Aug 30, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: What is it for?
Replies: 10
Views: 5421

Re: What is it for?

Exactly the same item with good marks (from my collection).

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by Ubaranda
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: What is it for?
Replies: 10
Views: 5421

Re: What is it for?

Hello!
This is tea strainer. It was made in Vietnam and then exported to the USSR.
Regards.

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