A hallmark is an official mark or series of marks struck on items made of precious
metals—platinum, gold, silver and in some nations, palladium. In a more ...
However, different manufacturers will use different types of marks on different
precious metals, so understanding a bit about the nature of the different metals
Jewelry manufacturers in the United States must inform the consumer about
precious metal content, but the content doesn't actually have to be stamped on
The most comprehensive internet resource for research of Silver Marks,
Hallmarks & Maker's Marks found on antique and vintage silver ... Precious Metal
How to Identify Precious Metals. Gold can usually be identified by markings on
your jewelry in karats, such as: 8kt, 9kt, 10kt, 14kt, 18kt, 22kt or 24kt. Some gold ...
Feb 28, 2013 ... A handy guide showing some of the markings associated with UK ... Hallmark
Guide for Gold & Precious Metals Click to continue Assay ...
For Gold Jewelry made in the United States or Canada it should be stamped 14K,
... to help you find sterling silver hallmarks from silversmith's all over the world.
The hallmarks on this photo are found on a bracelet designed by Theresia
Hvorslev. It was made for the company Alton, located in Falköping in 1971. All
Makers' marks alone are not considered hallmarks. Hallmarks are most often
found on precious metal objects. Jewelry is exempted from hallmarking under ...
Once we have removed all the magnetic items from the pile we then look for
stamps and markings on the items. Nearly all precious metal jewelry has a mark