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Admin02.08.2021

UNITED KINGDOM SILVER AND GOLD HALLMARKS

UK hallmarking is organized on a mixed system of compulsory and voluntary marks.
1805
Admin14.07.2021

Silver hallmarks

This same system was also used to frame gold hallmarks.
5305
Admin05.08.2021

Silver Hallmarks

Since 1999 the inclusion of a date letter has not been compulsory.
1501
Admin14.08.2021

British Sterling

The purity mark for Irish silver is the harp crowned.
7507
Admin05.07.2021

London Silver Makers Marks

Metal and fineness purity mark Compulsory marks Indicates the precious metal content of the object, and that it is not less than the fineness indicated.
1000
Admin06.08.2021

British Sterling

To the untrained eye, the hallmarks look like nothing more than artistic enhancements.
5803
Admin11.08.2021

Silver Makers Marks

Nine examples of country marks are shown here.
7107
Admin07.07.2021

How to Identify Silver EPNS

Establish that it has one of the Silver Standard Marks, if not it is likely silverplate or from a different country.
87010
Admin21.09.2021

Silver hallmarks

Above you see a letter F in a shield denoting foreign silver passing through the London assay office.
Admin01.07.2021

UNITED KINGDOM SILVER AND GOLD HALLMARKS

This has caused confusion over the years for the inexperienced collector who picks up a silver coloured item and looks at its base to see markings that look like silver markings but are not.
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