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maker's mark

noun
1.
the personal mark of a goldsmith or silversmith, struck on the completed pieces.
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  • With antiques, the values are often closely related to the maker's mark stamped on the bottom of the piece.
  • T he maker's mark appears on both sides of the blade, but is undecipherable.
  • Look closely to see the maker's mark on this pipe.
  • The earliest vessels do not have a maker's mark, but the distinctive rims and the use of iron wash help to identify them.

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