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by oel
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Unknown marks on milk jug
Replies: 2
Views: 67

Re: Unknown marks on milk jug

by oel
Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Marks on old Francois Coty compact
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: Marks on old Francois Coty compact

Hi, http://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/640x480q90/923/aRLRJ7.jpg Looking at the image of the mark with the rounded triangular frame shape with the prominent standard number 5 more to the left. It could be the Czechoslovakian domestic silver hallmark used 1929-1941 for silver 5th standard 800/000 fine ...
by oel
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: German Silver
Topic: help finding German silver maker
Replies: 2
Views: 84

Re: help finding German silver maker

Hi, welcome to the forum. Your question can not be answered without the required images. For information how to attach and embedded images see:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=42199

Peter.
by oel
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Trinket Box, Could Be Dutch?
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: Trinket Box, Could Be Dutch?

Your welcome also see:

viewtopic.php?t=50821


Peter
by oel
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Trinket Box, Could Be Dutch?
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: Trinket Box, Could Be Dutch?

Hi Vickie, Yes Dutch, the lion passant 2nd standard mark, 833/000 silver fineness and with 3 export keys; first key to indicate for export and partly refund duties, and 2nd key imported back and duties paid and 3rd key exported again, partly refund of paid duties. The maker's mark is JK. above 1 for...
by oel
Mon Jan 13, 2020 5:57 am
Forum: French Silver
Topic: Eagle head
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Re: Eagle head

France Domestic gold Hallmarks 1838-1919. 9K gold is not used lowest gold standard is 18K minimum 750/000 fineness. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/640x480q90/922/CvtSNP.jpg The eagle head is contained within a closely contoured frame. This indicates assay by touchstone only and thus is often re...
by oel
Sat Jan 11, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: French Silver
Topic: Eagle head
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Eagle head

A question asked by one of my connections about an eagle head (erased) in a rectangular frame. http://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/640x480q90/921/p4d7Qs.jpg A mystery to me;  On French made silver campaign medals during 2nd Empire period(1852-1870). Particularly: China Expedition (1860), Mexican Expedi...
by oel
Fri Jan 10, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: European Jewelry
Topic: Help with identifying London Sterling Silver Gilt Brooch - Maker?
Replies: 9
Views: 189

Re: Hallmarked London Silver Gilt Brooch - Maker?

Hi, please show us an enhanced image of all the marks including the maker's mark. Thanks.

Peter.
by oel
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:33 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Unknown hallmarks - P with Crown? Any help appreciated!
Replies: 1
Views: 228

Re: Unknown hallmarks - P with Crown? Any help appreciated!

It appears to be Portuguese, Crowned P for the city of Porto. If you use our search function enter Porto you will find more information.
Also see:

http://hallmarkwiki.com/?country=Portug ... ince=Porto


Peter.
by oel
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Asia & Middle East - Single Image
Topic: Something wrong?
Replies: 3
Views: 305

Re: Something wrong?

Assay office Cairo above fineness mark ٩٠ = 90% silver, Egypt Country Mark- Silver = Cat, used 1916-1946. Date Hallmark جـ used July 1945 till May 1946. Nothing wrong the 2nd silver hallmark with the core image of the standing Egyptian temple cat, here facing left and tail raised was changed in Octo...
by oel
Thu Jan 09, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: When was the mark with head of Perseus used?
Replies: 1
Views: 848

Re: When was the mark with head of Perseus used?

The Head of Perseus actually it was the head of Mercurius, facing to the right, was introduced 26 December 1813 for large silver work but never used and replaced by the Minerva Head facing left.


Peter
by oel
Wed Jan 01, 2020 5:34 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Demitassse Spoons with marks too small to ID.
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Re: Demitassse Spoons with marks too small to ID.

I can add the Dutch sword mark; small standard mark with numeral fineness first introduced with the 1953 marks renewal. The maker's mark, to me it appears to be VKB under a crown above crescent moon for; Koninklijke (Royal) Nederlandse Fabrieken van Kempen en Begeer N.V. or Koninklijke van Kempen en...
by oel
Tue Dec 31, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: Having trouble with this set of Hallmarks. Help greatly appreciated!
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Re: Having trouble with this set of Hallmarks. Help greatly appreciated!

Silver puffs basket ( soezen mand), Louis XVI style http://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/640x480q90/923/NSWgdX.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/640x480q90/924/B1a9xl.jpg The maker's P vd W* for: Pier van der Woude or Firm P. van der Woude, registered in the city of Sneek, active 1898 - 1925. After...
by oel
Sat Dec 28, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Flatware Pattern Identification
Topic: Tiffany's sterling flatware patter ID
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Re: Tiffany's sterling flatware patter ID

Hi, welcome to the forum.
How to attach and embedded see:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=42199

Peter.
by oel
Sun Dec 22, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Help with identification of marks
Replies: 4
Views: 351

Re: Help with identification of marks

Left maker's mark B under a hamer for: Auguste Bonnevie, born in Brussels 20-2-1816, registered silversmith and gilder Brussels 1839-1851, registered in Schaarbeek 1851>1870. Auguste Bonnevie was born in Brussels on February 20, 1816. In January 1839 he registered as a manufacturer of orfèvre. He sp...
by oel
Sun Dec 22, 2019 4:27 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Help with identification of marks
Replies: 4
Views: 351

Re: Help with identification of marks

Hi, welcome to the forum. Apparently your images are not showing. For how to attach and embedded images please see:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=42199

Peter.
by oel
Thu Dec 19, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: tea strainer unknown hallmarks: "GZ"
Replies: 5
Views: 119

Re: tea strainer unknown hallmarks: "GZ"

Hi Mischal, welcome to the forum. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/640x480q90/924/TG0YIF.jpg I believe the maker's mark could read G.Z. in rectangle with rounded corners for: Johannes Albertus Adolf Gerritsen registered in Amsterdam & Zeist 1866-1908 and this particular mark used 1906-?1908. T...
by oel
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Dutch Silver
Topic: miniature chair, unknown marks
Replies: 2
Views: 282

Re: miniature chair, unknown marks

Hi Dimitri, See Hooijkaas: http://www.925-1000.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=28590&sid=45cffaa2263d79e21aac1b42d33efe8d#p71003 The sword mark and export key, wrongly struck, the key should have been struck under 90 degrees angle attached to the sword mark. The maker's mark H13 re-struck; H 1...
by oel
Wed Nov 27, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Help identifying a silver mark
Replies: 8
Views: 448

Re: Help identifying a silver mark

The arrows and quivers and love birds sitting on top of the quivers, various symbols to symbolize life, true love unites us.
Probably Hanau style silver jewelry box with pseudo marks. Not sure made by J. Kurz & Co but possible.


Peter.

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