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Old 01-01-2019, 03:22 AM
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I am unable to decipher the ornate lettering and I cannot identify the crown.
The crown looks like it might be Ethiopian, and the lettering could be Ge'ez script. I've tracked down the monogram of Emperor Haile Selassie and there are similarities, but not a match.

https://www.the-saleroom.com/en-us/a...e-a47400dfb93c
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Old 01-01-2019, 04:04 AM
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What a great find.

Following your lead, I found an Ethiopian medal that has a similar crown to the one on the silver beaker.
Medals - Ethiopia
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Old 01-01-2019, 08:59 AM
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It's nothing I recognise, I'm afraid. I think you probably need an expert in the area. Maybe the assay office where the silver hallmarks were registered might be able to point you in the right direction. Good luck!

Thanks for the prompt reply. I may try to contact the maker as they are still in operation.
Happy New Year!

Thank you for this! I would never have guessed Ethiopia. Some extra research for me! Happy New Year.
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Old 01-02-2019, 02:31 PM
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The Cypher of Henri II and Catherine de Médicis or Henri II & Diane de Poitiers?

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikiped...r_%2846%29.jpg
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Old 10-12-2019, 01:28 PM
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Cypher is please.

Good day.
I'm new to the forum but have a quick introduction on the newcomers thread.
However, I joined up as I often find copper cookware with cypher & monogram inscriptions.

Any help with this one would be greatly appreciated 🙏

All the best, Steve
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Old 10-12-2019, 01:37 PM
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Good day.
I'm new to the forum but have a quick introduction on the newcomers thread.
However, I joined up as I often find copper cookware with cypher & monogram inscriptions.

Any help with this one would be greatly appreciated ��

All the best, Steve
Victoria & Albert ?

It is almost identical to the monogram of the Dutch King, here on a button worn on uniforms of his palace staff: https://www.paleisamsterdam.nl/media....width-500.jpg
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Old 10-13-2019, 02:35 AM
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Many thanks Duc_et_Pair.
I think you are right. Ideal!
I have found the exact mark searching for "Victoria and Albert cypher"

Thanks for your suggestion.

All the best, Steve
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Old 11-07-2019, 08:45 AM
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French Crown/Coronet ID help request?

Good day all.
Hope you can help with the ID of any of these three marks?
Sourced from France so I presume they are french marks?

Any enlightenment would be greatly appreciated.

All the best, Steve
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Old 03-05-2020, 06:15 AM
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Another Royal monogram.. but who's?

This is a travelling inkwell.. probably late 19thC
I would appreciate any help in identifying the monogram
Thank you
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Old 05-08-2020, 06:14 AM
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Louis Philippe Crown?

Hi all & hope you are weathering the storm well.
Would I be right in saying this is the mark of Louis Philippe I...?

Any identification help would be greatly appreciated.

Stay safe & all the best, Steve
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Old 05-09-2020, 03:27 AM
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Good day all.
Hope you can help with the ID of any of these three marks?
Sourced from France so I presume they are french marks?

Any enlightenment would be greatly appreciated.

All the best, Steve


It are most likely heraldic rank crowns:

The first one is the heraldic rank crown of a British Earl.

The second is the heraldic rank crown of a Continental Count (Germany, the Low Countries, Austria).

The third one is the heraldic rank crown of a baron in Spain and Portugal.


See: http://www.genekult.com/recherchen/heraldik/rangkronen/
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Old 05-09-2020, 03:10 PM
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It are most likely heraldic rank crowns:

The first one is the heraldic rank crown of a British Earl.

The second is the heraldic rank crown of a Continental Count (Germany, the Low Countries, Austria).

The third one is the heraldic rank crown of a baron in Spain and Portugal.


See: Rangkronen
Thank you. This is very helpful.
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Old 07-25-2020, 07:37 PM
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Unknown royal monogram

Hi !

Can anyone identify this very old monogram? this cypher appears on a old lock which was made in XVII or XVII centuries...

Could this be the dual cypher of Archduke Albert of Austria and Infanta Isabella of Spain who were sovereigns of the Spanish Netherlands ca. 1600??

thanks a lot!!!
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Old 07-25-2020, 07:52 PM
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Unknown royal monogram

Hi !

Can anyone identify this very old monogram? this cypher appears on a old lock which was made in XVII or XVII centuries...

Could this be the dual cypher of Archduke Albert of Austria and Infanta Isabella of Spain who were sovereigns of the Spanish Netherlands (now Belgium, Luxembourg,part of France, Southern Netherlands and western Germany) ca. 1600??

thanks a lot!!!
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Old 07-26-2020, 02:00 AM
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Interesting and quite precise in it's decor.
I hope someone identifies the lock; I will be keen to know the history.
I see an A.
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Old 07-26-2020, 03:06 AM
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It is an intriguing mystery! Do I see two "C" s back-to-back with interlocking curves? Good luck solving this!
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Old 11-16-2020, 11:45 AM
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Do you know which were the Royal Cyphers, Coronets, Arms and Monograms of Princess Mafalda of Savoy - Hesse?
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Old 11-23-2020, 04:59 PM
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Unknown Royal Monogram

Greetings, I am very new here and hope that I am doing things correctly.
A good friend of mine died and left me these two silk or satin photo pouches?
Each of which have a monogram that I have not been able to identify. They are approximately 6 x 9 inches in size. Perhaps they held an invitation or something like that. I will try to attach images of these items.
Thank you in advance for reading my post and pondering my mystery.
Cheers,
Jarema
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Old 02-17-2021, 09:21 AM
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Can anyone identify a royal (?) monogram

Dear All,

I am hoping someone may be able to help me identify a monogram on the stock of an antique shotgun. It is a gold crown with a distinctive letter H underneath. I believe the crown may signify a royal monogram or cipher, but I am no expert in such matters.

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Old 02-17-2021, 03:34 PM
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I believe the 'crown' is actually the coronet of a Marquis (but the H remains a mystery). The gun was manufactured in 1859/1860
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