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What Is A 926 Silver Mark

A 926 silver mark on silver denotes the amount of silver in jewellery. It means sterling silver has 926 parts in 1000 as the standard of fineness. The hall marking act was introduced to Britain in 1973 and made Britain a member of Vienna Convention.
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What is the 992 mark on silver?
It represents the metal's "fineness" i.e. the fraction of the metal that's pure silver. An item marked 992 means that 99.2% of it is silver, and just 0.8% is another metal such as copper that's been alloyed with it for hardness. Sterling silver is  wiki.answers.com
What is the mark value of silver?
The current market value of silver is $13.55 per ounce. That is the current price  www.chacha.com
What do these nickel silver trade marks (M&R.S. N.S. signify?
Depending on what it looks like, it could be Mitchell and Russell - http://www.silvercollecti. on.it/E.  www.quora.com
What could a Silver dollar dated 1888 and marked cc be knowing it's not an Asian fake because of it being in possession for over 70years?
Sadly, the coin is a very old fake. The Carson City Mint struck no coins in 1888 so the date as been altered or the Mintmark has been added, I can't see the coin to make an assessment as to which has been done, so I suggest finding a dealer or  wiki.answers.com
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