It is a certification of purity of gold articles in accordance with Indian Standard specifications. It has ...
It is a certification of purity of gold articles in accordance with Indian Standard specifications. It has been acting as a safeguard to purchasers of gold and gold articles for centuries in various countries
After evaluating and testing the gold article of jewellers, these marks are allotted. Hallmarked jewellery authenticate that the metal used in jewellery conforms to the national and international standard of fineness and purity.
Hallmark consists of five components i.e.
Jewelers Identification Mark
Hallmarking Centre's mark, jeweller's mark and
Year of marking denoted by a code letter and decided by BIS (e.g. code letter 'A' was approved by BIS for the year 2000, 'B' being used for the year 2001 and 'C' for 2002).