Many of them have personal blogs in which they offer travel advice, news, and a wealth of other information along with their individual experiences. My intent is simply to record my experiences and observations for family, friends and anyone else who may be interested, but mostly for myself.
Peru is to me a musical, magical land and I’ve found that writing about it helps me to preserve the beauty I experience as I explore this enchanting country. Feel free to come back again, and leave a comment if you’d care to or send an email to me at [email protected]
Gorgeous Peruvian sterling silver 925 coffee/tea set with platter. Since then the company always kept a unique spirit of unity, enthusiasm and permanent dedication among its executive members, employees and workers.
This set consists of following parts: Coffee pot height: 10.62 inches (27.0 cm). Their collaboration made out of the founder's dream a today's reality.
Tray length / width: 63 / 41 cm 24.80/16.14 inches.
On the other hand, three consecutive generations of the Camusso Family who took charge of the management always kept one common denominator as key for success: "Transform Silver in Art." Made, circa 1950.
Some countries, like France, use symbols rather than numbers, and so 925 would never have been used in those countries. A link to her site can be found on the Educational and Informational Sites page under Reference on my web site (last listing on the page). it would not come into use until after the sterling standard was introduced by england in the later part of the 19th century. goverment standards have been set for centuries and vary as to marks and country.
If you can find a copy of Tardy's International Hallmarks on Silver, you will have a better idea of what I'm talking about. US silver companies such as Gorham and Tiffany often used both marks in the late 1800's.
____________________________________________________________ Particulars features: Smooth surface of items (tray/platter included) is excellently decorated with stunning chasing/chiseled work consisting of ornaments running around (stylized leaves) combined with stylized acanthus leaves at handles/additionally, the spout of tea pot as well as of coffee pot is shaped as a basilisk's head. Additionally, branded by a Flag's stamp which is sign of Camusso. Finally, we have following marks here: Sterling 925. Carlo Mario Camusso established in Lima, Peru a small silversmith workshop, thus laying the corner-stone of what along time would turn to be a well-established company with international renown.The following list is compiled from emails of Silver Forum subscribers: The list consists of designers and maker's marks that have been difficult to find in reference materials so far.The left box of each row is for the mark, either a photograph or text indicating the name found on the piece.Indeed, the phrase “born with a silver spoon in his mouth” actually reveals quite a bit about the time—whether or...Peru has been noted for its silver and artisanship for hundreds of years.So most Jewellery made by fine houses in Scandinavia will in fact be marked 830s but will have a standard silver of 925.