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Mark on 1949 DANMARK spoon

Posted: Thu Jun 10, 2010 10:45 am
by Sebastian
Please, does someone recognise the maker's mark on this Danish silver spoon? The 0.830 silver three-tower mark and the Guardian's mark are clear, but the maker's mark is difficult to read. The spoon was assayed in 1949.

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Posted: Thu Jun 10, 2010 2:05 pm
by admin
Hi,
Not absolutely sure, but it may be Hansen & Andersen, first mark here
http://www.925-1000.com/denmarkH.html

Regards, Tom

Posted: Fri Jun 11, 2010 2:43 pm
by Sebastian
Many thanks for pointing me to Hansen & Andersen. In spite of the wear to the mark, it's possible to see that the mark on the spoon is theirs. Is it a problem that Hansen & Andesen apparently stopped in 1947, whilst the spoon was assayed in 1949?
Best regards

Hansen & Andersen 1947; spoon assayed 1949 = stock sale?

Posted: Fri Jun 11, 2010 8:13 pm
by silverport
Hello

Could it maybe assayed for sale - as part of a liquidation sale?

Kind regards silverport