Hallmarking of silver articles

Hallmarking of Sentiell Silver Jewelry

For the safety of our customers, Sentiell Online Wholesale meets the requirements of Polish Assay Office, which is authorized and designated under the Hallmarking Convention. Find more information here.


According to Polish Hallmarking Law, silver jewelry, which weight exceeds 5 g of silver in one piece of jewelry, are hallmarked. Moreover, all products available for sale in Sentiell Online Wholesale have been marked with a responsibility mark or a fineness mark "925", which can be used interchangeably. Additionally, every product bears a jewelry label which contains the fineness symbol, determining the purity of the silver.  

 

 

Current information about all Polish hallmarks you may find here.

 

 

 Hallmarking requirements of silver jewelry. Members of hallmarking convention Weight exemptions for marking and hallmarking of silver jewelry. Acceptance of Polish hallmark. Additional hallmarking in the country of destiny required.
AUSTRIA Yes   < 30 g Yes   No
SWITZERLAND Yes  None No under 5 g 
CYPRUS Yes   < 3 g Yes
between 3 g and 5 g
CZECH REPUBLIC Yes   < 3 g  Yes   between 3 g and 5 g
DENMARK Yes   ≤ 3 g No between 3 g and 5 g
FINLAND Yes   < 10 g  Yes   No
HUNGARY Yes  <2 g  Yes   between 2 g and 5 g 
IRELAND Yes  None  Yes   under 5 g 
ISRAEL Yes None  Yes   under 5 g
LITHUANIA Yes None  Yes   under 5 g 
LATVIA Yes None  Yes   under 5 g
NETHERLANDS Yes < 8 g  Yes   No
NORWAY Yes   None No under 5 g
POLAND Yes < 5 g  Yes   No
PORTUGAL Yes None No under 5 g
SWEDEN Yes Voluntary   Yes   No
SLOVENIA Yes < 3 g   Yes    No
SLOVAK REPUBLIC Yes < 2 g   Yes   between 2 g and 5 g 
UNITED KINGDOM Yes < 7.78 g   Yes    No
FRANCE No < 30 g No
No
SPAIN No < 3 g No
between 3 g and 5 g 
GERMANY No  - Yes  No 
ITALY No  - Yes No
GREECE No - Yes No
CROATIA No - Yes No
USA No - Yes No
CANADA No See UK Yes No
ESTONIA No Voluntary Yes No

 

*Data given in the table above represents only general information taken from the website of Hallmarking Convention and after consultation with Polish Assay Office. Before purchasing Sentinel jewelry please consult with your national Assay Office whether this information is up to date. The information presented on this site may not give rise to claims.

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