International hallmarks on silver
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International hallmarks on silver by Tardy.

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Published by Tardy in Paris .
Written in English


  • Hallmarks -- Catalogs.

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Statementcollected by Tardy.
The Physical Object
Pagination540 p. :
Number of Pages540
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21347208M

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