www.silver-collector.com
ask questions to antique silver experts
homeHome    FAQFAQ    SearchSearch   

Silver Collector is now Closed

Its been a good run but these days there are more active forums for silver collectors.
If you need help reading silver marks we recommend you visit 925-1000

Thanks to everyone who's contibuted over the years, especially our fantastic moderators.


Help identifying Mexican makers mark

This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies.

Home -> Reading Silver Hallmarks -> Help identifying Mexican makers mark

Author Message
simsyboy




Joined: 03 Aug 2015
Posts: 1

Posted: 03/08/2015 
Post subject: Help identifying Mexican makers mark
Reply with quote

Hi all,

I have three items, all have the "3" eagle mark, which I'm told is from TAXCO and one item actually says taxco, but I can't find any information on the makers mark.

The first is a poison ring with what looks like jade in it. On this mark I can see TEXCO MEXICO in an arch around the 925 silver mark and something underneath the 925 which I can't see.The the eagle "3" "bell" is off to the left of this mark.

The other two items are a ring with green stone and something which looks like it's be used to help tie shoe laces or hang off a belt with a red stone in it? Both have the "3" eagle mark and then they both seem to say "HAM" which I'm guessing is the makers mark, I'm just at a loss trying to find the makers of the ring and shoe lace tier and also the maker of the poison ring.

I'm put links below to high res pics below so you can see and I'd appreciate any help. Thank you all.

Poison ring makers mark: http://thewebsitez.com/eBay/mex2.jpg

Belt hanger/shoe lace tyer? makers mark: http://thewebsitez.com/eBay/mex.jpg

Green ring makers mark: http://thewebsitez.com/eBay/mex3.jpg

The poison ring: http://thewebsitez.com/eBay/mex5.jpg (And yes, I do have it on my hairy man hand lol)

The green ring and belt thingy Smile: http://thewebsitez.com/eBay/mex4.jpg

Thank you all, I know I'm asking a lot for a first post, but I'm helping a mate clear her house out to see off a load of stuff and these are three out of 80 items of silver I'm trying to investigate, from 18th century embossed mirrors, to match boxes, pocket watches, jewelry etc. Very interesting though, I'm finding out so much.
Back to top  
Display posts from previous:   

Page 1 of 1 This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies.


 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Use of this website constitutes an agreement to these Terms and Conditions
Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group :: founded by I.Franks Antique Silver & David Shure Antique Silver & Antique Silver Flatware