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The Platinum Orb

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The Platinum Orb
32-Bar Strathspey For 4 Couples In A Square Set, Devised By Kenneth J Reid, Published In "Platinum Dance Book (Birmingham)", 2017.

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The Platinum Orb - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Instruction Video

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The Birmingham Assay Office, one of the four assay offices in the United Kingdom, is located in the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, England.

The new Assay Office, Birmingham, opened 2015, which replaced the Victorian Assay Office on Newhall Street, Birmingham, has many blue-brick orb (platinum) "hallmarks", sculpted into the wall.

Platinum Orb Image
Platinum Orb Hallmark


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