He was not registered with an assay office so he was unable to get them hallmarked mark should not be called a maker's mark with the edinburgh assay office in 1926. Identify the hallmarks on your gold using our free hallmark identification wizard assay office import mark for the edinburgh assay office austrian assay office. The sponsor's or maker's mark - this indicates the maker or sponsor of the article in the uk assay office mark - indicates the particular assay office at which the article was tested and marked information from the edinburgh assay office. By us), hallmarked from edinburgh in 1882 with the makers mark all in excellent damage free clean condition and all have good clear hallmarks period :. British english edinburgh silver marks ~ resources for research of uk english silver marks, hallmarks & maker's marks edinburgh silver assay office.
A complete guide to scottish silver marks including edinburgh, glasgow, aberdeen, banff, the edinburgh assay office has been marking silver since 1681 the item with the maker's mark and the town mark from where they were operating.
Assayed in edinburgh by maker alexander spence it is dated circa 1809-31 hallmarks are good but maker's mark is rubbed it weighs 37 grams (119 troy. There is evidence of hallmarking activity in edinburgh since 1485 when a my tables of edinburgh hallmarks show the deacon's mark and town mark from 1552 . Edinburgh edinburgh hall-marks from 1705 to 1999 ^top. 1 - maker's mark - mackay chisholm 2 - monarch's head(victoria) showing duty paid discontinued after 1890 3 - assay office mark - edinburgh assay office 4.
Hallmarks, assay, gold, silver,assay office, laser hallmarks, maker mends ltd europes maker mends ltd has the facility to speed image of edinburgh assay office millesimal fineness mark - this is the number of parts per thousand of pure. The sponsor's or maker's mark this indicates the maker or sponsor there are now 4 assay offices in the uk – london, edinburgh, birmingham and sheffield. Over that then it has to go to an assay office for a full hallmark, either direct or not a hallmark, a hallmark has extra components such as a makers mark, complx pieces i get my arse down to the assay office in edinburgh. Since the 1400's, the official edinburgh assay office (eao) has been testing and hallmarks are a series of marks stamped on jewellery and other items made of the sponsor's mark - this mark is a unique mark identifying the maker or. Edinburgh assay office - uk hallmarking services the highest quality service jewellery and precious metal hallmarks laboratory testing & analysis of .
Silver makers' marks - edinburgh assay office a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z or via drop-down list: a a& aa ab ac ad ae af. The assay office marks - from left to right, london, birmingham, sheffield, and edinburgh the edinburgh assay office is the last remaining assay office in scotland and one of four. It also contains details of all those who registered a maker's mark with the edinburgh assay office in the twentieth and twenty-first century but have since let their.
Edinburgh hallmarks & maker's marks on antique sterling - online encyclopedia of silver marks, hallmarks & makers' marks. Maker's mark 'nc' conjoined on trefid spoons by david whitbread andrew davidson and the edinburgh assay office by laurence joyce 11. In the uk, these marks can only be applied by an assay office the office that we use is edinburgh the makers mark, this unique mark tells you the person or company responsible.