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Fakes and forgeries seminar in January

11 September 2006Written by ATG Reporter

Assay Office London will hold their next Fakes and Forgeries seminar at Goldsmiths’ Hall on Wednesday, January 24.

The morning session, which begins at 10am, will see Deputy Warden Dr Robert Organ lecturing on the Goldsmiths’ Company, Hallmarking, Fakes and Forgeries in Antique Silver, and The Antique Plate Committee, and Senior Assayer at Assay Office London Tim Swann will lecture on Test Methods.

There will also be a guest lecture by Antiques Roadshow expert Alistair Dickenson.

During the afternoon ‘hands-on’ session, which ends at 3.45pm, participants will be able to handle objects and ask questions.

The £80 fee includes morning coffee and lunch. Places are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. To book, please contact Lyn Mills, Secretary to the Deputy Warden at Goldsmiths’ Hall, Gutter Lane, London EC2V 8AQ (020 7606 8971).

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