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MYSTERY HALLMARK

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tony2tops




Joined: 15 Apr 2012
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Posted: 15/04/2012 
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I have tried to identify a silver hallmark on a set of fiddle sugar tongs. Despite trawling lots of websites, I simply cannot identify them. Crying or Very sad Can anyone help me please?
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silvermakersmarks
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Posted: 15/04/2012 
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This appears to be an electroplater's mark and not a silver hallmark. Unfortunately I am not sure exactly whose mark it is, but your tongs are certainly electroplated rather than silver.
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tony2tops




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Posted: 15/04/2012 
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Thank you very much for the prompt reply.
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