European, Canadian and American silver and plate, jewellery and objects of vertu

which will be sold by auction on Thursday, July 17th, 1980, at 1 p.m. & 7 p.m. precisely by Phillips Ward-Price.
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Phillips Ward-Price , Toronto
Silverwork -- Catalogs., Jewelry -- Cata
ContributionsPhillips Ward-Price (Firm).
The Physical Object
Pagination40, [8] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17229590M

Montreal, Canada - (d) active c, successor to Bohle & Hendery. Hendery became one of the largest wholesale silver manufacturers in 19th century Canada and provided numerous retailers with his silver. Most, if not all, Canadian silver marked with the "lion rampant & bust" pseudomarks is thought to have been made by Hendery.

Silver, Domestic. Domestic silver has existed in Canada since colonial times. The ruling classes of the French regime owned substantial quantities of Silver objects, which they brought with them or imported from France. The earliest known works actually made in New France, dating from the first quarter of the 18th century, were produced by French-trained craftsmen who passed on their skills.

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By Emily MacCulloch Updated January. Japan 1 - Character mark "jungin" meaning "pure silver". Used primarily in during the Meiji period () and for a short period after.

2 & 3 - Ordinances of & called for use of decimal standard marks (eg): Korea Korean Silver Marks • Latvia 20th Cent. Silver purity in thousandths or) plus initialed Maker's Mark.

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Petersen’s work is by far the most collectible of all the 20th-century Canadian Silversmiths. C.P. Petersen & Sons was in business until but the majority of their domestic silver was produced in the late forties and.

Silver standards refer to the standards of millesimal fineness for the silver alloy used in the manufacture or crafting of silver objects.

This list is organized from highest to lowest millesimal fineness, or purity of the silver.

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Fine silver has a millesimal fineness of Also called pure silver, or three nines fine, fine silver contains % silver, with the balance being trace amounts. Godinger Silver Plate Jewelry Box Roses Velvet Lined Vintage.

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The store is Located in the district of Mile-End, Montreal. Always a pleasure to help you in your treasure hunting. Objects plated with silver are as lustrous but less expensive than those made entirely of sterling silver (an alloy containing % silver and % copper).

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C $ Pamela Whynot, The Big Bite, steel, sterling silver, x cm, Photo: Jeremy Jones. Two new faces arrived on the scene in the late 60s. Inthe Berlin-trained goldsmith Christel Klocke emigrated and by was appointed Head of Jewellery at George Brown College in Toronto, replacing Hero Kielman, who was to soon establish a rival department at Toronto’s Humber College in Brittania silver (): Brittania silver is an alloy made of 95% silver, which exceeds the requirement for sterling is most often marked This silver qualifies as sterling, but it is slightly softer than sterling pieces marked or simply sterling.; Sterling silver (): This is the standard for silver, identifying a silver item that is at least % silver mixed with copper.

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A silver object that is to be sold commercially is, in most countries, stamped with one or more silver hallmarks indicating the purity of the silver, the mark of the manufacturer or silversmith, and other (optional) markings to indicate date of manufacture and additional information about the piece.

In some countries, the testing of silver objects and marking of purity is controlled by a. War, American manufacturers became successful rivals for the Canadian market.

During the 19th century, most of the common tableware goods were sold through ironmongers or hardwaremen, with the finer silver-platedgoods to be found in jewelry or watchmakers' shops.

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We have a Toronto Ontario Canada (CA) fine antiques store, but we also ship our products worldwide. In creating jewellery, gemstones, coins, or other precious items are often used, and they are typically set into precious um alloys range from (90% pure) to (% pure).

The silver used in jewellery is usually sterling silver, or % fine costume jewellery, stainless steel findings are sometimes used. Other commonly used materials include glass, such as fused.Jewelry created by Canadian artists can be artisanal or high fashion.

Natural materials, precious gems, beads and various metals are used in imaginative ways to create everything from earrings and necklaces to broaches and rings.Did you scroll all this way to get facts about canadian jewelry?

Well you're in luck, because here they come. There are canadian jewelry for sale on Etsy, and they cost CA$ on average. The most common canadian jewelry material is metal.

The most popular colour? You guessed it: silver.