HALLMARKS | GERMAN HALLMARKS   CLICK TO RETURN | WILKENS & SÖHNE

Wilkens & Söhne is a famous silversmith firm founded in 1810 in the town of Bremen-Hemilingen, Germany. They are known for their quality and workmanship,they still exsist.

Conclusion: Looking from left to right.

1) The word Wilkens is obvious that the firm Wilkens made this piece of silver. Also important is the Stirrup sign, this is the symbol of Wilkens.

2) The Half Moon and Crown symbol is the sign for made in Germany after 1884, and was compulsory.

3) 925 means the standard of silver is 925/1000 that is Sterling.

Summary:

This is a hallmark of a piece of sterling silver made in Germany after 1884, by the silversmith firm Wilkens. 

 

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