8vo., publisher’s cloth, pp. , 238, , with a folding b/w facsimile of a copper-plate of makers’ marks at Goldsmiths’ Hall and 12 plates. Ex library, frontispiece and title page detached but present, binding worn, hinges tender; a fair copy.
CHAFFERS, William., Hall-marks on Gold and Silver Plate. Illustrated with tables of annual date letters employed in the Assay Offices of England, Scotland and Ireland, and a fac-simile of a copper-plate of makers’ marks at Goldsmiths’ Hall. To which are now added, a History of L’Orfevrerie Francaise, With Extracts from the Statutes, Ordinances, etc., and Twelve Plates of French Hall Marks. Fifth edition, revised and considerably augmented., Bickers & Son, 1875
SKU: 034526 Categories: Art, Design, History, Reference Tags: Britain, gold, goldsmiths, L'Orfevrerie Francaise, maker's mark, makers' marks, nineteenth century, silver, silverware
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