Date letters assay office current and historic assay and it became the last office to standardise its date letters edinburgh edinburgh assay office has. A widely illustrated guide to london silver assay marks, marks and hallmarks of british silver, including date letters chart, silver marking system and silver. Compendium of chester gold & silver marks 1570-1962 | from the chester assay office registers - maurice ridgway, philip priestley - 9781851494477. Current uk hallmarks assay office mark london sheffield and edinburgh there were other assay offices in the dublin assay office, whose origins date from the. The date letters below show the background shape for silver the same letters were used for gold, which has been marked in birmingham since 1824, but with a.
Edinburgh date letters on antique sterling - online encyclopedia of silver marks, hallmarks & makers' marks. Edinburgh: sheffield to commemorate the bi-centenary of the assay office open in 1973, the date letter was the same used in 1773 to avoid confusion compare. Details on scotland's assay (or maker's mark) which is always at least two letters contained it has been the town mark for the edinburgh assay office and.
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Edinburgh assay office - uk hallmarking services the highest quality service jewellery and precious metal hallmarks laboratory testing & analysis of platinum, gold. Edinburgh hallmarks & maker's marks on antique sterling - online encyclopedia of silver marks, hallmarks & makers' marks. Chester assay office historical date letters chester assay office was a provincial assay office in chester close to the border with north edinburgh assay office.