A silver object that is to be sold commercially is, in most countries, stamped with
one or more ... The mark for silver meeting the sterling standard of purity is the
Lion Passant, but there have be...
A photographic directory of American, British, European and Mexican silver
maker's marks and hallmarks found on antique sterling and coin silver.
A typical set of antique British silver hallmarks showing (left to right); 1. ... (note:
photograph to the left illustrates the sterling Lion Passant hallmark as stamped ...
Very rarely are qualifying pieces of American silver from those years marked only
925. Rarer still, are American marks which include sterling and 925 together ...
To identify your sterling silver piece or pattern please answer the following
questions: 1. ... On the handle is there an identifying mark from a manufacturer?
marks and hallmarks of American and Canadian sterling silver, coin silver, solid
silver and silver plate manufacturers, with makers marks, location, history of ...
"925", Would someone be so kind as to tell me when the mark 925 was first used
to identify sterling? Thank you, in advance, for your assistance. submitted by ...
The question I hear most often at antiques shows is, How do you know whether
something is silver? People aren't necessarily looking only for sterling; they just ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Marks for Sterling Silver&v=RGPn6dNmf3w
Sep 6, 2012 ... Here we put together a short lesson on a few most common marks of solid silver
Berry & Company www.silversterling.com Michael Berry.
There are a few countries that make sterling silver jewelry and other items that do
not mark the items. India and Bali are two that come to mind, and I'm sure there ...