This page contains hallmarks used in Finland from different eras. The pictures show good examples of the marks.

MARK

USED

Oltermanni Line 1689-1754
Three Crowns 1754-1809
One Crown 1810-
Oval Import Crown 1925-1998
Angular Export Crown 1974-1998
CCM Hallmark 1975-

 

EXAMPLES

oltermanni
Turku 1742 date mark, Turku location mark, Jonas Lexell, Oltermanni hallmark.

 

kolmekruunu
Swedish-Finnish date mark for 1781, hallmark, Turku location mark, Anders Törnqvist vanh (senior).

 

yksikruunu
Hallmark (one crown), Olof Robert Lundgren, year mark 1852, Turku locality mark.

 

Tuontikruunu
Hugo Grün & Co Oy, hallmark (from 1925 the crown inside an oval hallmark signified an imported item), silver fineness mark 813H, Helsinki location mark, date mark for 1928.

 

ccm
The first mark is the CCM hallmark. In accordance with the Vienna Convention, precious metal products due for export can be punched with domestic marks s long as they also bare the CCM hallmark to prove that they comply with agreed inspection standards.