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British & irish hallmarks with date letters, indexed by assay office. Dating english hallmarks helps to you to put a value on gold, platinum and silver products how to recogonize british hallmarks and uk hallmarks and understand the date and purity of these metals. Dating english hallmarks helps to you to put a value on gold, platinum and silver products how to recogonize british hallmarks and uk hallmarks and understand the date and purity of these metals all platinum jewelry is hallmarked there are a number of symbols or marks that have to be displayed on.
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