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3 edition of English and foreign electroplate and Sheffield plate found in the catalog.

English and foreign electroplate and Sheffield plate

Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

English and foreign electroplate and Sheffield plate

which will be sold by auction on Thursday, 10thMay, 1979.

by Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

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Published by Sotheby"s in London .
Written in English


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Sale catalogue.

The Physical Object
Pagination33p. :
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14098132M

In the Foreign Mark was added. From the carat value of gold was also shown and for silver the decimal value of the standard was used. The Assay Office marks for gold would be in a Square shield with chamfered corners and in a blunt oval for silver. George Mappin's book of Sheffield and electroplate marks lists a J. G. Graves, working in Sheffield Your mark is not shown, but many of the platers used mulitple marks, so maybe it is him. As for the CS, it probably refers to some euphemism for nickel silver. .


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