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5.0 out of 5 stars Highly Recommended
An absolute must for any collector from dealers to the novice interested in silverware. This book is laid out in very easy to use format making hallmark reference somewhat idiot proof and includes invaluable information on Makers and their marks.
The only downside of this book is that, whilst it covers a good few centuries, hallmarks for the last 12 years are not...
Published on 12 Sep 2003

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19 of 21 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Best of the bunch
Look in secondhand bookshops and you'll easily find a pocket guide to hallmarks. Most are pretty limited and this is definitely the best, extracted from the mammoth Silver and Gold Marks of England, Scotland and Ireland or "Big Jackson". Perhaps I should have given it more stars, but Sod's Law, the maker's mark I'm looking up always seems to be one of the ones that has...
Published on 10 May 2012 by Peasant


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5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant, 26 Aug 2013
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This review is from: Jackson's Hallmarks: English, Scottish, Irish Silver and Gold Marks from 1300 to the Present Day (Paperback)
I bought this for my dad for xmas as he likes to look up different hallmarks on old things he owns. He was over the moon with it, its a handy little size but not too small.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Jackson's Hallmarks, 22 Aug 2013
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Very good book. This is a must for budding Silver collectors. I find getting exact marks from the book complicated but I will get used to it. It takes time for knowledge.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great Book, 27 July 2013
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All the information you need for identifying hallmarks on English Scottish and Irish silver and gold, plus lots of information on the makers . Best book I've read on hallmarks
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5.0 out of 5 stars INVALUABLE, 24 July 2013
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An absolute must .... this book is the number one authority on silver marks - if it's not in here they give you help on where to look - FIVE STARS
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3.0 out of 5 stars Bought as a quick reference guide...a little confusing for my novice capabilities., 22 July 2013
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H. J. Hayward "Happyhev" (great britain) - See all my reviews
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Bought as a quick reference guide, but the more l looked into it, the more l became confused!
Don't class myself as particularly dim, but at times I did wonder?!.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Hallmarks, 6 July 2013
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A very useful book when trying to find how old a piece is. Use it lot and would recommend.
Well packaged and arrived on time. Thanks.
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4.0 out of 5 stars recomend, 29 Jun 2013
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Used to check auction buys. very useful and informative and means I can be a bit more selective on purchases
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5.0 out of 5 stars hall marks of GB, 10 Jun 2013
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service from order to delivery very good, an interesting book full of the information that you would require
when lookiing at a piece of silver in say a local antique sale would reccomend it strongly
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5.0 out of 5 stars handy pocket sized little book, 3 Jun 2013
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Everything I need to identify hallmarks on gold and silver. Especially useful is the section on makers marks which is a great help.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Useful Summary of hallmarks, 18 May 2013
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With a new interest in buying silver, this book gives me an insight into the makers and dates of an item.
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