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 Post subject: French Gold Makers mark identification?
PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2015 7:00 am 
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Hi please could anyone help me in identifying this French gold Makers mark it is on a necklace it looks like H C?
and I am not sure what the center mark is
any date information would also be great.
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please let me know if you need any more info on the piece.
Thanks for looking:)
Dean


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 Post subject: Re: French Gold Makers mark identification?
PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2015 5:18 pm 
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It is one among hundredths of french operators entitled to mark gold ! And there are new ones adding to the list everyday.


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 Post subject: Re: French pearl choker Gold Makers mark identification?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 05, 2015 2:47 pm 
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Hi

Here is an image of the front of the pearl choker which might help with mark identification & dating?

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Here are some additional details: The main stone is a 35ct Blue Topaz,
surrounded by smaller sapphires.

please ask if you need further images or details.

Thanks for looking

Dean.


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 Post subject: Re: French Gold Makers mark identification?
PostPosted: Mon Nov 16, 2015 5:20 am 
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I think the piece was made within the last 40 years.


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 Post subject: Re: French Gold Makers mark identification?
PostPosted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 10:25 am 
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I have just noticed there is a script letter a in the eagles head gold mark.
does anyone know what it means?

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Thanks for all your help.

Dean


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 Post subject: Re: French Gold Makers mark identification?
PostPosted: Mon Dec 28, 2015 8:25 am 
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It helps identifying the place where the eagle was stamped.
Mark offices used to be found in a limited number of french towns.
The french name of this letter is a "différent".


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