A collector can determine the value of an item marked "EPNS" by comparing the
item to similar items on online marketplace sites and at past auctions, consulting
Jun 15, 2012 ... For example the most common designation, EPNS, means “electroplated ... The
value of such pieces most often is not based on silver content.
Jun 27, 2014 ... If you encounter an item that is not marked with a fineness mark or hallmark, or
an item ... There is no calculable value to the amount of silver in silver plated
jewelry so it should ... “EPNS” – meaning electroplated nickel silver.
Silver plated items have been gong up in value… ..... I have a few pieces marked
plated silver, some are stamped with EPNS…should all this go to the scrap ...
If your item has EP, EPNS, Silver on Copper, or other terms marked on it, then it is
... To determine the melt value of sterling, we will use the following example:
Electroplated materials are often stamped EPNS for Electroplated Nickel Silver ...
Item. Sheffield Cutlery 20 Year Silver Plate 10 Microns. Arthur Price Of England
Antique silver plated epns 4 piece tea set. Stamped epns on base but cannot see
a makers mark. Appears to have been over polished as has a brassy look.
It has no EPNS or EP on the tray to indicate that it is plated, but it also does not
say that it is sterling .... It is stamped International silver co. and USN on one side
and an anchor on the other ... Sorry, but such items are invariably of no sale
For Gold Jewelry made in the United States or Canada it should be stamped 14K,
... If the item is stamped "EPNS" or "EPBM" this indicates that it has been
electroplated. ... It is also worth noting that electroplated items are VERY common
Attractive goblet made from silver plate (FPNS) stamped on base, item has floral
engraving on bowl. Dimensions 60mm tall x 130mm at widest part of bowl.