SMP Logo
SM Publications
Silver Salon Forums - The premier site for discussing Silver.
SMP | Silver Salon Forums | SSF - Guidelines | SSF - FAQ | Silver Sales

The Silver Salon Forums
Since 1993
Over 11,793 threads & 64,769 posts !!
Continental / International Silver Forum
How to Post Photos REGISTER (click here)

customtitle open  SMP Silver Salon Forums
tlineopen  Continental / International Silver
tline3open  1835 Portuguese (?) Spoon Hallmark

Post New Topic  Post A Reply
profile | register | preferences | faq | search

ForumFriend SSFFriend: Email This Page to Someone! next newest topic | next oldest topic
Author Topic:   1835 Portuguese (?) Spoon Hallmark
sellco@bhip.infi.net

Posts: 1
Registered: Sep 2000

iconnumber posted 09-03-2000 10:09 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for sellco@bhip.infi.net     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
This is an interesting 1835 spoon which I know nothing about. There are two hallmarks on the back side of the stem. One hallmark appears to be a "warthog", pig or some type of rodent. The second is very small, but may be a pail.
There is also the number "400" opposite the 1835 date on the outside bowl of the spoon. Also on the outside of the bowl is a king's crown and a crest of 7 castles and 5 shields in the center. Also on the outside perimeter of the bowl is "MARIA II DG . . REGINA".
On the inside perimeter of the bowl is "IN HOC SIGNO VINCES". Also on the inside are four flowers.
On the center of the stem is "LISBOA".
Near the tip of the stem is a spanish galleon and a castle at the extreme tip of the stem.

IP: Logged

All times are ET

next newest topic | next oldest topic

Administrative Options: Close Topic | Archive/Move | Delete Topic
Post New Topic  Post A Reply
Hop to:


Ultimate Bulletin Board 5.46a


1. Public Silver Forums (open Free membership) - anyone with a valid e-mail address may register. Once you have received your Silver Salon Forum password, and then if you abide by the Silver Salon Forum Guidelines, you may start a thread or post a reply in the New Members' Forum. New Members who show a continued willingness to participate, to completely read and abide by the Guidelines will be allowed to post to the Member Public Forums.
Click here to Register for a Free password

2. Private Silver Salon Forums (invitational or $ donation membership) - The Private Silver Salon Forums require registration and special authorization to view, search, start a thread or to post a reply. Special authorization can be obtained in one of several ways: by Invitation; Annual $ Donation; or via Special Limited Membership. For more details click here (under development).

3. Administrative/Special Private Forums (special membership required) - These forums are reserved for special subjects or administrative discussion. These forums are not open to the public and require special authorization to view or post.


| Home | Order | The Guide to Evaluating Gold & Silver Objects | The Book of Silver
| Update BOS Registration | Silver Library | For Sale | Our Wants List | Silver Dealers | Speakers Bureau |
| Silversmiths | How to set a table | Shows | SMP | Silver News |
copyright © 1993 - 2020 SM Publications
All Rights Reserved.
Legal & Privacy Notices