A hallmark is an official mark or series of marks struck on items made of precious
metals—platinum, gold, ..... Online Encyclopedia of Silver Marks, Hallmarks &
Maker's Marks · ...
Identify the hallmarks on your gold using our free hallmark identification wizard.
A Hallmark consists of three COMPULSORY MARKS: the Sponsor's mark, the
Standard mark and the Assay ... Identification ... From 1842 it was illegal to sell
imported gold or silver in the UK unless it was assayed (tested) at a British office.
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Find out what your gold, silver and platinum hallmark symbol mean with our ...
Originally it was used to identify the silversmith or goldsmith responsible for ...
Hallmarks or stamps may indicate that the gold is not solid. Look for stamps such
as ... There should be a stamp or symbol identifying the manufacturer's brand.
Welcome to the AJU Jewelry Maker's Marks Database. You can search this
database in several ways: When you are looking at a mark and need a name,
The most encountered hallmark on jewelry is undoubtedly the "purity" mark which
... that all gold and silver artifacts be marked with a unique stamp to identify the ...
Hallmarks are small markings stamped on gold, silver and platinum articles. A
hallmark means ... article as gold, silver or platinum unless it is hallmarked. Gold.
Hallmarks originated to show the purity of gold in a piece of gold jewellery and ...
Similar systems to clearly identify the caratage and origin of gold items have ...