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Posted 2 years ago

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shell59
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Hi, I need help on my keepsake box. This is a beautiful trinket box but I do not know what the mark stands for or who might have made it, or even if it is silver or silver plated. It is a heavy piece. Any help is appreciated.

Thanks,
Michelle

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  1. shell59, 2 years ago
    Hi, thought I would share that I found out this is sterling and the mark M in a diamond is the sterling silver mark for Mandalian Mfg. Co. This was made sometime between 1890 to 1903. The Co. mentioned also made very sought after mesh handbags.
  2. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 1 year ago
    Glad to see that you got it solved, great work !~

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