Welcome guest, is this your first visit?
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Sep 2009
    Far, Far Away
    244 times
    Banner Finds (1)

    14KB chain

    I found a chain marked "14KB" on the clasp.
    It looks and feels like the real thing.
    My search online gives only speculative answers for the "KB" marking.
    Some say its real and the "B" means it was made in Mexico.
    Others say its a bonded gold plating.
    My gold tester reads "not gold", which I should trust but I'm thinking
    maybe it is gold but too low of a kt amount for my cheap tester to trace.
    Any info would be appreciated.

  2. #2
    Dec 2004
    South Florida
    70's Whites TM Amphibian, HH Pulse, Ace 250
    1578 times
    Beach and Shallow Water Hunting
    We need a closeup picture of the mark.

  3. #3

    Jul 2012
    166 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Take it to your nearest pawn dealer and have it acid tested. I've never trusted those electronic testers.

  4. #4
    Aug 2006
    Garrett 2500 GTI
    17 times
    14 karat bonded, your tester is correct.

  5. #5
    Sep 2009
    Far, Far Away
    244 times
    Banner Finds (1)
    Quote Originally Posted by sasnz View Post
    14 karat bonded, your tester is correct.
    ...Yeah, I took a small file to it and cut through the plating.
    Thanks for the replies.



Remove Ads

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Similar Threads

  1. Prisoners Ball & Chain (Minus Chain) ?
    By Cimoncez in forum What Is It?
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: Mar 30, 2012, 11:03 PM
  2. I know its a chain, but...
    By lumbercamp in forum What Is It?
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: Jan 17, 2012, 04:47 PM
  3. Replies: 0
    Last Post: Sep 04, 2011, 01:26 AM
  4. Replies: 13
    Last Post: Jul 12, 2011, 10:00 PM
  5. key chain?
    By Moe (fl) in forum What Is It?
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: Feb 18, 2009, 10:25 AM

Search tags for this page

14 kb

14 kb gold chain
14 kb meaning
14k b


14kb chain value
14kb gold

14kb gold chain


what does 14kb mean


what does 14kb mean on a chain

Click on a term to search for related topics.
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.3.0