pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

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pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

Post by Nectardetector » Fri Apr 21, 2017 12:51 pm

hi guys found this on wet pasture round the 5 inch mark found next to 3 gold sovereigns this was found next to tree with 1 sov and another 2 further up either side of old wall we seem to think its was some rich person riding his horse jumping the wall found with minelap explorer 2 running conductive with tornado coil cheers ps sovereigns between 1905 to 1920
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Re: pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

Post by Browny666 » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:33 pm

Don't know if this any use to you but worth a look mate :)

http://www.silvercollection.it/englishs ... ksBIR.html

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Re: pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

Post by Machinist » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:55 pm

Hallmark is Birmingham 1903 (looked up in my hallmarks book) so that fits in with your theory.

Great finds well done ::g

Ray

EDIT: The makers mark T.F. is Thomas Fattorini
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Re: pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

Post by amphora » Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:46 am

WHAT a beautifull thing! ::g ::g ::g
Didn't know them in this wunderfull form.
Excusses if i my choise for the right Englisch word fails.

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Re: pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

Post by Steve_T » Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:48 am

Really nice find, well saved

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Re: pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

Post by sweepstick47 » Sat Apr 22, 2017 12:09 pm

Not sure if you're aware but the central shield is almost certainly gold. Nice find. ::g Regards ss47
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Re: pocket watch fob [hallmarks]

Post by Nectardetector » Sat Apr 22, 2017 1:14 pm

Cheers guys a thought it could be gold it seems to be solid lump travelling threw it

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