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The hallmark depicted here is a French hallmark that was struck in jewelry in finished condition that were brought to be examined by the French assay office. Therefore one cannot be sure of the origin of a piece of jewelry with this hallmark. It has been used since 1893.
See our: jewelry with the owl hallmark.