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I have a very large ( 20 inch X 30 inch) crescent-shaped
I have a very large ( 20 inch X 30 inch) crescent-shaped silver plated platter with the following mark on the handle: Meriden B and company. 26 over 28. what do the numbers signify? … read more
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I have a large "stein" (possibly) that's inscribed with
I have a large "stein" (possibly) that's inscribed with "Made and guaranteed by Meriden B-Company USA 1890" on the center bottom. My inlaws told us it was used in the Hawaii Temple of the Church of Je… read more
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Nora
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A tea service with these marks. M C E P, each in a shield, 2
A tea service with these marks. M B C E P, each in a shield, 2 crowns and a star on one side, a scale in a shield, a C with a star in a shield, and something else in a shield on the opposite side, a T… read more
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I have a meriden quadruple plate roll top butter warmer it
I have a meriden quadruple plate roll top butter warmer it has a no 5082 above the USA mark I need approx date manufacturing process initial cost and where it would be purchased in victoria australia … read more
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I have a Meriden -Company Silver tea pot dated 1913 6 with a
I have a Meriden B-Company Silver tea pot dated 1913 6 with a scale stamp on it and I have no idea what the value might be? … read more
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I have a piece with Meriden Brit'a Company (83) stamped on
I have a piece with Meriden Brit'a Company (83) stamped on the bottom. It is a fairly large egg shaped item on a small pedestal It looks like it might have been an incense burner or something of that … read more
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Circular with crossed cross-pein hammers in center: Wilcox
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I have a 5 piece silver from Meridan silver...It is marked
I have a 5 piece silver from Meridan silver...It is marked sterling, 762. can I get a date and approximate value?… read more
Doris
Doris
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Hello LadyTanya65, This appears to be an unusual lamp base
Hello LadyTanya65, This appears to be an unusual lamp base or something. It comes apart in several sections, with it a rod in the middle that looks like it could thread in to something else. It's very… read more
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Hello Diana! I have a Meriden B Company quadruple plate tea
Hello Diana! I have a Meriden B Company quadruple plate tea and coffee set. All are stamped with 2014. It's 7 pieces total plus a tray (the tray doesn't have the MB stamp... so I'm assuming it's not f… read more
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I have a very unique silver plated basket with a Meriden B
I have a very unique silver plated basket with a Meriden B Company stamp on one of the legs and the number 1882. The mark has the scales in the center and outside of the numbers is has no other stampe… read more
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Nora
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Have small silver plated jar with purple glass. Have consulted the experts here and have researched the internet and have not found anything like it. Send me next frame and I will submit pictures.… read more
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small silver container: i will try to attach the pix; do you
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Most likely a trophy related to the cattle industry --Meriden
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I HAVE A SILVER 9 INCHES HIGH URN AND ROUND WITH A HINGED
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I have a Meriden B. Company item, quadruple plate and have
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i have a loving cup trophythat appears to be plated in a goldish
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