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I have a 22ct yellow gold, hand made Scottish Sword pin. The

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I have a 22ct yellow gold, hand made Scottish Sword pin. The word has an elegant hand guard and thistle embellishment half way down the sword with a bright polish finish. No hall marks have been detected. Just wondering how to find the age of this piece. The overall measurements are 58.41mm long x 12.82mm wide x 9.67mm. The pin is high quality and has a stainless pin and a gold safety pin.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques collector, dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you.

Please send me at least one photo of your kilt pin. You may need to use the macro (flower) function of your camera to get a good, clear picture.

To send photos you may use the "reply to expert" or "add files" in the blue box link on your reply page or the "paper clip" found in the toolbar you see on your reply page.
Please do not send in ZIP format. The jpg or jpeg format works best.

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Kind regards,
Doris

Expert:  Doris replied 1 year ago.

This is the official explanation of how to send photos via email:

Please follow the directions exactly or they will not get to me.

Send the picture to *****@******.***

In the subject line put " Pictures for˜Doris in Antiques or Appraisals."
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They will forward them to me and as soon as I get them I will contact you.

Kind regards,

Doris