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by silverport
Tue Jul 07, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Unclear Maker's Mark Polish? German?
Replies: 4
Views: 3477

Unclear Maker's Mark - Polish? German?

Hello to All who are busy to solve «925-1000»-forums question. Here we are confronted with similar experiences as genealogists in “cross border” research (e.g. culture, religion, state …). JAKJO’s remark »Schraider/Szrayder seems to be the Jewish/Jiddish version of the German Schraider/Schreider....
by silverport
Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:22 pm
Forum: Sterling Manufacturers ~ American after-1860
Topic: Weighted gorham?
Replies: 5
Views: 2313

Weighted Gorham

Hello Dun

Additional remark:

If this mug was part of a baptize present; every body was once a child and remember spilled drinks.

Gorham prevented this problem a little bit by weight add.

Regards, silverport
by silverport
Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:58 pm
Forum: Sterling Manufacturers ~ American after-1860
Topic: Weighted gorham?
Replies: 5
Views: 2313

Weighted Gorham - ... inside goldish?

Hello Dun You asked: «Also what did they use to make the inside goldish.» I think you dont ask «why» - but in short: gilded inside was practice, e.g. Communion chalices. Maybe in yours case the mug - so it seems to me - was part of a present from a godfather to his godchild: knife, fork, spoon, ...
by silverport
Sun Jul 05, 2009 6:43 pm
Forum: Mystery Objects
Topic: what is it?
Replies: 2
Views: 1713

What is it - a baby food pusher?

Hello Yes it is a baby food pusher - but later on bent up from somebody else. You could see and feel the place of his forced bent. Attention! If you like to restore the former form and function; maybe you would destroy the object. If restoration would be yours choice, ask a professional to advise or...
by silverport
Sun Jul 05, 2009 10:48 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: unknown marker (Germany)
Replies: 4
Views: 3166

Bauhaus sugar tong in silver alloy, by Quist, Esslingen

I liked to see the object’s photo before I had post my last remark; but there wasn’t any photo available from maybe Bauhaus style object. In my collection I’ve a silver bowl made by Quist — but in an «Art Déco» style; and same marks. I tend to say — without could see a photo just now — that the o...
by silverport
Sun Jul 05, 2009 9:46 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Porto
Replies: 5
Views: 2626

Porto makers mark Nr. 1008 = António Vieira da Silva

© 1997 Imprensa Nacional — Casa da Moeda, Lisboa (Portuguise National Mint, Lisbon)

http://h.imagehost.org/0424/Porto_1008.jpg

Regards, silverport
by silverport
Sun Jul 05, 2009 7:39 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Porto
Replies: 5
Views: 2626

Porto's makers mark António Vieira da Silva

Hello Theoderich

Yes I'Ve - but I'm here in my new residence until yet not settled completely. So I couldn't scann as I like - but maybe this afternoon I could find a solution. Then I would post it to the forum.

Kind regards, silverport
by silverport
Sun Jul 05, 2009 12:22 am
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: Porto
Replies: 5
Views: 2626

Porto makers mark on a bottle coaster

The bottle coaster’s design overlaps the marks area — the marks contours remain in parts unclear. Punches clearness was lost by time and while. Porto’s mark on little objects in silver alloy 0.833 was in use from 1887 to 1937. The makers mark belongs to António Vieira da Silva, in Porto; registered...
by silverport
Fri Jul 03, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: German, French, Dutch, Russian, Scandinavian or Other - Single Image
Topic: unknown marker (Germany)
Replies: 4
Views: 3166

Sugar tong

It's the brandmark of F.W. Quist, Esslingen/Neckar for products in silver.
Kind regards, Silverport
by silverport
Wed Jul 01, 2009 2:48 pm
Forum: Silver Plate Trademarks - Single Image
Topic: Silver Standards of the World
Replies: 28
Views: 62097

Unidentified German Mark «JP in sun»

The unidentified German Mark «JP in sun» was the mark of Josef Pauser, Schwäbisch Gmünd. Until the 1980's in production by his son Emil Pauser. They produced a lot of different little things, for instance stick handle's. In the mid 1980's the whole was identified to be an important Technical Mon...

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