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Definition of touch mark in English:

noun

An official mark made by the manufacturer on items made from pewter.
Example sentences
  • Second, sprinkled throughout are illustrations from trade journals and manufacturer's catalogs, as well as touch marks and other materials which provide a visual impact to the information conveyed.
  • Note that the first 1763 is sideways to the rest of the inscription and under it are three touch marks.
  • Russian silversmiths used a touch mark with the initial letters of first and last name in Cyrillic.

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