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I purchased a large, ornate silver plate vase this morning
I purchased a large, ornate silver plate vase this morning and would to know more about it's background and value. I haven't polished any of it except for the bottom which has several small holes in i… read more
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This copper candle holder has no markings that I can see,
For Nora:This copper candle holder has no markings that I can see, but has been around my whole life (I am 65) and before. I have not seen anything resembling this on Google images. The next pic will … read more
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I have a silver bowl with a handle and pouring spout. It's
Hi, I have a silver bowl with a handle and pouring spout. It's 5" diameter with a 3" handle and a hammered appearance. The bottom says, among other things, "Shelfield Reproduction" so it seems not to … read more
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I have 2 matching silver candelabras (I don't think sterling)
I have 2 matching silver candelabras (I don't think sterling) There is a stamp on the bottom "W.B. Mfg. Co. and a number 2268" I believe it dates back to at least 1930. Can you tell me anything about … read more
Doris
Doris
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I have a large silver or silver plate 3 pc mirrored plateau.
I have a large silver or silver plate 3 pc mirrored plateau. The only markings I can find are only visible upon removing the wood base and mirror. It is stamped several times around the underside of t… read more
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I have a a three candle candelabra just restored. On the bottom
I have a a three candle candelabra just restored. On the bottom is the number 1466A and three images. One of a what appears to be a dragon head, the letter "C" and then another profile of a dragon or … read more
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Hi, Robert. I have four silver pieces to appraise, and
Hi, Robert. I have four silver pieces to appraise, and attached photos. 1) A plate, 9 3/4" diameter, filigree edge. On bottom three shapes with 0380 below them; a block of letters, HMC above E.P.N.S. … read more
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Robert S.
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Doris, I am attaching a picture (or a few if I can) of one
Doris, I am attaching a picture (or a few if I can) of one of a pair of candelabra. They look much like Old Sheffield; however, there is a mark on them so you will know what that mark means.… read more
Doris
Doris
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have two 3-candle candelabras which according to the hallmarks
I have two 3-candle candelabras which according to the hallmarks were made in London in 1837 & 1853 by XXXXX XXXXX & William Nicholson. These candelabras are 23 inches in height and one has a woman ho… read more
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Candelabra. I have a candelabra which has a tag that reads:
Candelabra. I have a candelabra which has a tag that reads: "George III" I've attached photos of it. The bottom part/stand is a bit tarnished and I'm fairly certain it's silver. Please advise on what … read more
Diana F.
Diana F.
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I have an old collection of siver tea service items. They belonged
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Wayne
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I have a cocktail shaker that has 3 initials in block EPC,
I have a cocktail shaker that has 3 initials in block EPC, a stamp knight helmet, crown and s, the number 911. I believe this is Sheffield, but plate or sterling… read more
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i have a 3 candle stick holder about 6.5lbs troy. the trade
i have a 3 candle stick holder about 6.5lbs troy. the trade mark is the sheffield silver co. the serial #1114 is stamped in. it also has 3 letters E P C stamped in each of the letters has a square aro… read more
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All pieces are 100+ years old and I need to cash it in for
All pieces are 100+ years old and I need to cash it in for immediate cash due to economy. All is tarnished but read not to polish before I do this, is this correct? I have 3 teapots , marked with a cr… read more
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I have a silver bowl in the shape of a shell and a place for
I have a silver bowl in the shape of a shell and a place for a candle on it with four 'feet' on the bottom. On the back it says, " THE SHEFFIELD SILVER C MADE IN USA and E P C with each of the letters… read more
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here is my question: is this eperne made in england then?
here is my question: is this eperne made in england then? addressed to: XXXXX XXXXX The_Bishop_King… read more
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Robert S.
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Hi Dennis here again with another firearms question. This one
Hi Dennis here again with another firearms question. This one may be a bit more difficult. I have a double barreled rifle made by George Gibbs . The Gun is in a wooden case lined with green felt. The … read more
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I have a set of 2 candelabras. They are very heavy about 12-14
I have a set of 2 candelabras. They are very heavy about 12-14 inches high and about 14-15 inches wide. They have 1 candle holder up high and 4 surrounding it. That hole section comes off and then you… read more
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