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Help to identify silver cup

Hello all. This cup came from Germany and is dated 1506. The markings on the bottom are 12 and as.

From what I gather the number 12 refers to .750 silver but I’m not sure what the as stands for.

After I confirm that it’s indeed silver, I’ll post in the what it’s worth forum.

Thanks in advance.
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Can anyone confirm that the 12 stamped on the bottom signifies .750 silver?

Any idea what this 500+ year old cup is worth?

you need to post better Pictures of marks.

Style of this beaker is 18hundreds - i.e. 150-200 years old.

Thanks for the reply, here is a close up picture of the markings on the bottom of the cup.
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absolutely its silver and 12 means that it is 12/16 parts silver and 4/16 parts cobber. A standard german silver content.
Makers mark is nor AS but MS - not that it makes much difference. I germany you have to search by city - and without more info is a maze and almost impossible.
But could be that someone can.