02-03-2012 04:12 PM
Guess I'm not certain what you're asking. If flatware is marked sterling, it's .925 silver and that's good. Some makers added a patent number and sometimes a date on their sterling goods.
01-18-2013 08:53 PM
The Scribe "D" is most likely the mark for Durgin. Check out http://leonceantiques.wordpress.com/category/s