Dating english silver hallmarks Meet senly friend online in poland
You can also use the Pictorial Marks to locate symbols and the Initial Marks to identify initials used by a company when you don’t know the company name.Note that the database includes marks used on flatware and other silver items, so you may need to search a bit to locate the company you want.See it here: Antique Silver Town and Date Marks Scandinavian silver jewelry marks vary with the country.Swedish silver marks are similar to British silver marks, as they also have Town Marks and Dateletter Marks. Wostenholm & Son, Insignia Plate, JB&S EP A1, JD&S = John Dixon & Sons, K & TL , M&W Mappin and Webb, N. New Silver, Nevada Silver D&A Trademark of Daniel and Arter, Norwegian Silver; Trademark of WG&S, Pelican Silver JGNS, Potosi Silver N&S WP, RN&S EP Neill, Silverite = Trademark of W P & Co , Sonora Silver = Trademark of Walker and Hall, Spur Silver = Trademark of E B & Co for Edwin Blyde & Co, Stainless N.Starting in 1842, England has offered registration of it's decorative designs for pottery, china, wood, paper, pottery, china, porcelain, glass and more.This protects both collectors and the companies who registered the marks.
At a minimum they include the purity marks that indicate the silver content, and can also include the maker’s mark (or signature).
The photo below shows examples of these symbols, as well as the most common Town Marks.