A blog for collectors of silver ingots, old pours and extruded bars
Saturday, April 5, 2014
The "S" Box Part III
Continuing our way through the "S" box with Star Metals presented first with the original star only followed by the more common newer hallmark.
Simmons Refining Company, Chicago, Illinois, with the first issue hallmark of an "S" within a crucible. Later examples are hallmarked with Simmons REFCO. Simmons Refining Company is listed in all three editions of The Silver Institute's Silver Refiners Of The World and their Identifying Ingot Marks; 1975, 1977 and 1980.
Strickland; Southeast Refining Inc., Panama City, Florida; and S.W.S.