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I have two very ornate sterling silver large serving spoons
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I have a silver spoon by R Rait with a family engraving on
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I have a egg set. It has 4 places for egg, pepper and salt,
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I have some sterling silver flatware pieces from my
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Where is my silver spoon from and what is it worth?the spoon
Where is my silver spoon from and what is it worth?the spoon is just over four inches long and has the words columbian exposition, and womans building on it. the spoon itself is very ornate on front a… read more
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THIS IS JIM IN JACKSON,MS I HAVE A 12 PEICE SET WITH SOME
HI THIS IS JIM IN JACKSON,MS I HAVE A 12 PieCE SET WITH SOME OTHER ODD PieCES OF STERLING FLATWARE THAT CAME FROM MY PLANTATION HOME HERE IN MS. MOST OF IT SHOWS "ALVIN STERLING" WHILE SOME SHOWS W&H.… read more
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I have a canteen of cutlery and was wondering if it was valuable
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My grandmother gave me a collection 0f 18 antique sterling
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I have a spoon that I have just discoved in my shed. It is
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