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Egypt mark

Posted: Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:27 pm
by niceguy1
HI

Is this Egyptian mark 900 or 800? & what year is it?

THANKS

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Re: Egypt mark

Posted: Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:06 pm
by AG2012
Hi,
The fineness is .900.
Egyptian year letters are not easy to decipher.Could be 1960 to 1975.
Dots and curves are not consistently used.
Regards

Re: Egypt mark

Posted: Tue Jul 31, 2018 1:25 pm
by oel
Hi, I believe it to be Cairo, Arabic date letter for Januari 1965 till Januari 1968

Source: Hallmark Research Institute World Hallmarks Volume ll Asia, Middle East, Africa

Peter

Re: Egypt mark

Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:44 am
by Gerrardll
I have been studying these symbols for weeks and trying to determine them as well. I recently acquired two pieces with what I know know as Arabic or Egyptian symbols of which I'm trying to determine the date of manufacturing I would be so grateful if anyone could assist. I know the first marking indicates the carot pr type on mine its 12 carot. The second symbol is a bird which I believe to represent Cairo the third is the date but I'm lost.

Re: Egypt mark

Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:05 am
by Gerrardll
how do you post a photo?

Re: Egypt mark

Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:50 am
by dognose
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