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I have a matched pair of silver tablespoons possibly 1641 Hallmarks ar

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I have a matched pair of silver tablespoons possibly 1641 Hallmarks are worn but readable.
Handle appears to be soldered. Etched stork with fish in mouth at top end of spoon
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques collector, dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you.
Please send me a full photo of the back of the spoons.
Then I need two more photos - one of each spoon's marks.
You may need to use the macro function (flower icon) of your camera to get a good clear photo of the marks.
To send photos you may use the "attach" or "add" link or paper clip you see on your reply page.
If none is there, then you may use the free internet photo site
imgur.com Use the following instructions:
Go to http://www.imgur.com
a. Click "Computer"
b. Find the photo file on your computer that you want to send
c. Click open on the file
d. You will see a Start Upload link on the imgur.com page.
Click on it
e. Your image will appear on the screen
f. Highlight and copy the address link under Direct Link
to the right on the imgur page
g. Paste that link into your reply box on Just Answer
Kind regards,
Doris
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
have not heard back since photos were sent. Further research show hallmark is ***** ***** around 1750.Both spoons in excellent condition. Any ideas what they are worth?