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by Goldstein
Thu Aug 06, 2020 5:13 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: russia suger box
Replies: 13
Views: 561

Re: russia suger box

Grandmother always said: "a kicked worm writhes ..."
by Goldstein
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:14 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: russia suger box
Replies: 13
Views: 561

Re: russia suger box

The usual cheap excuses when it comes to putting facts on the table. Either there are copy right problems or the scanner is not there or does not work, ect .. Even the cheapest phones today have a powerful camera ..... what's the problem?
by Goldstein
Sat Jul 18, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: The idtntification of old snuff box
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: The idtntification of old snuff box

Do they have round coins with less than 5mm to 10mm diameter especially for the church collection in Denmark and Norway which fit in the base compartment? Or better: square coins? The "experts" should explain....
by Goldstein
Tue Jul 14, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: The idtntification of old snuff box
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: The idtntification of old snuff box

Once and for all: this are no snuff boxes! They were kind of a "smelling box" with some cotton dipped into a nice smelling liquid of your favour. Just remember the bad teeth of the young girls of that time and their bad breath!! The compartment at the stand was for a balm of your choice. ...
by Goldstein
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: A vinaigrette with mysterious mark CH
Replies: 2
Views: 345

Re: A vinaigrette with mysterious mark CH

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some different forms.....

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by Goldstein
Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Scandinavian Silver
Topic: The idtntification of old snuff box
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: The idtntification of old snuff box

It is no snuff box- it is a Luktevnnshus, something like a vinaigrette , from Norway. Please use Google for translation!
A nice find!!

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by Goldstein
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Scent bottle
Replies: 5
Views: 699

Re: Scent bottle

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You can often find his nice objects.
by Goldstein
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Scent bottle
Replies: 5
Views: 699

Re: Scent bottle

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A very respected firm at that time!
by Goldstein
Thu May 07, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Scent bottle
Replies: 5
Views: 699

Re: Scent bottle

Dalman is very well known for his fine small enamel objects - page turner, scent boxes etc. https://abload.de/img/dalmana.k.01t9kql.jpg https://abload.de/img/dalmana.k.02vfj7d.jpg https://abload.de/img/dalmana.k.02aemklu.jpg https://abload.de/img/dalmana.k.02b92kae.jpg
by Goldstein
Fri Apr 24, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Enamel cigarette case
Replies: 11
Views: 936

Re: Enamel cigarette case

Kasakov, Semen - he was Atelierchief together with AK at Nemirov- Kolodkin (1875-1917) Moscow. Many small articles were sold at Tiffany´s New York.

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by Goldstein
Thu Apr 23, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Grachev Brothers Spoons - Imperial Cypher?
Replies: 14
Views: 858

Re: Grachev Brothers Spoons - Imperial Cypher?

In my opinion are the shown spoons authentic - they should be cleaned and polished! This pattern is sometimes found - mostly single pieces in good condition with all the marks perfectly struck. I have my doubts about the "Bulgarian source" - what comes from there looks different.... Here a...
by Goldstein
Sun Apr 19, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Russian silver spoon - Stefan Wäkevä?
Replies: 13
Views: 702

Re: Russian silver spoon - Stefan Wäkevä?

Spoons of Gustav Okerblom are not very rare! https://abload.de/img/okerblomgustav01lkkvk.jpg https://abload.de/img/okerblomgustav01autj7d.jpg https://abload.de/img/okerblomgustav01b9tkip.jpg https://abload.de/img/okerblomgustav02f9juh.jpg https://abload.de/img/okerblomgustav02a7fk3s.jpg https://ablo...
by Goldstein
Thu Apr 16, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Podstakannik - unknown maker's mark "АИ" early 20th C
Replies: 13
Views: 656

Re: Podstakannik - unknown maker's mark "АИ" early 20th C

Skeletonizing is to cut out a printed (engraved) pattern.

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by Goldstein
Thu Apr 16, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Podstakannik - unknown maker's mark "АИ" early 20th C
Replies: 13
Views: 656

Re: Podstakannik - unknown maker's mark "АИ" early 20th C

See the unprofessional attempts:

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Goldstein
by Goldstein
Thu Apr 16, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Podstakannik - unknown maker's mark "АИ" early 20th C
Replies: 13
Views: 656

Re: Podstakannik - unknown maker's mark "АИ" early 20th C

It looks as if a layperson has tried to partially skeletonize the pattern - recognizable by the unprofessional execution. Some other objects from the same, wellknown maker: https://abload.de/img/ivanova.014yj2x.jpg https://abload.de/img/ivanova.01ahmjdc.jpg https://abload.de/img/ivanova.t.011lk3i.jp...
by Goldstein
Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: 24A on Russian purse - the missing 24th artel?!
Replies: 11
Views: 4972

Re: 24A on Russian purse - the missing 24th artel?!

Hi -
we all know that the Artel numbers are always in a cartouche (shield) of different forms - see photo. "Nude numbers" are never seen...place for wild speculations...

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Goldestein
by Goldstein
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Continental Silver Walking Cane - Please help with hallmarks
Replies: 4
Views: 496

Re: Continental Silver Walking Cane - Please help with hallmarks

Hi -
forgot to mention that Piotr Latkowski was a wellknown silversmith from Warsaw.

Regards
Goldstein
by Goldstein
Fri Feb 14, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Continental Silver Walking Cane - Please help with hallmarks
Replies: 4
Views: 496

Re: Continental Silver Walking Cane - Please help with hallmarks

Hi - Piotr Latkowski worked for many Polish and Baltic firms (cutlery, napkinrings, walking sticks, canes etc.) who marked this articles in their countries acc. to the laws. So you have his mark and the mark of the client on it. https://abload.de/img/st03q1jdw.jpg https://abload.de/img/st03auukob.jp...
by Goldstein
Tue Feb 11, 2020 3:39 am
Forum: Russian Silver
Topic: Cigarette case hallmark
Replies: 18
Views: 3223

Re: Cigarette case hallmark

Hi -
Qrt.S wrote: You have ruined you reputation yourself.


Is there anything you can do flawlessly? In any case, Russian silver and the English language are not!
Remain as you are - every forum has something like a court jester.

Goldstein

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