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I have just acquired 5 s. Kirk & Son sterling silver animal

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I have just acquired 5 s. Kirk & Son sterling silver animal figurines: elephant, grizzly, buffalo, eagle & owl. I'm wondering what the value is?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  rusufdavi replied 2 years ago.
HelloThank you for making your question to JustAnswer. My name is*****'m an Antiques Expert and I will try to help you with your particular inquiry. Please, don't hesitate to contact me any time or to make follow up questions if needed. Samuel Kirk apprenticed as a silversmith in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, before opening his own shop in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1815. Kirk was known for his sterling silver repoussé work. Regarding the value of your item, I have just perform a market research of similar sold items as yours. I performed the research based upon the most recent finished auctions and private sells, so the value given is the real market value of your item. This is the only way to know the exact value of your unit.The value will be in the range of: Elephant - 200-300$Grizzly - 180-270$Buffalo - 220-300$Eagle - 280-390$Owl - 190-270$ Please, use the stars to rate my answer or let me know if I can help you any further!