Hallmark of Louis XV, 1710-74, and Louis XVI, 1754-93, made in 1750 by the workshop of Simier, royal bookbinders, with 3 fleur de lys surrounded by a chain of office and a crown. This metal stamp was used to produce the gold hallmark on the reproduction case for the Crown Jewels of France, made by Herbert Horovitz and his team of jewellers in Geneva, Switzerland.  Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Hallmark of Louis XV, 1710-74, and Louis XVI, 1754-93, made in 1750 by the workshop of Simier, royal bookbinders, with 3 fleur de lys surrounded by a chain of office and a crown. This metal stamp was used to produce the gold hallmark on the reproduction case for the Crown Jewels of France, made by Herbert Horovitz and his team of jewellers in Geneva, Switzerland. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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