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I have the same french silver hallmark as described in feb 2012 request for maker star surrounded by the letters P E (between the two top hands of the star) and M J A between the three bottom hands of the star.t I could not find your answer on the maker. Pls send same answer. Dave

Hi, Dave.

I believe I have located the question to which you referred.

I could not answer the question. I referred the questioner to the French section at

Another suggestion is to post your question on the forum at Perhaps a participant in the forum will recognize what you have.

Sorry I could not help.

Best wishes,


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