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My father in the early 60s brought back from England 2 sets

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My father in the early 60s brought back from England 2 sets of 6 sterling silver spoons. They come in padded cases with the hallmarks of London, Chester, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Birmingham and Sheffield. One is a set of demitasse spoons and one is a set of teaspoons. Do they have value over the metal value?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  rarewares replied 1 year ago.

Please let me know what marks the spoons have on them in each set. The marks in the cases are a general primer for silver marks, but related to these spoons unless I know the marks on the spoons. A photo would be great.

Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

These are collectible and are worth $100-150 per set at auction. They have only about $30 worth of silver in each set.

Here is a similar set for sale in Australia for $145 Australian Dollars about $100 USD.

Thank you,

Wayne

Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

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