stamping the pieces with a sterling mark. Should I also be
stamping a karat indication? Is this technically legal in the
I’m not sure about the situation in the 'States but in the
Edinburgh Assay office I had a piece of gold and silver
hallmarked as sterling silver. However, as there was a large
amount of gold also, they applied (their idea) a fineness mark on
the largest gold part. It was just the fineness and not the
whole hall mark.
If this doesn’t help, it may be of ineterest I guess.
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