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My old desk has a blue fabric top, dove tailed drawers in front
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Hello, I have a Reed & Barton serving dish, 12" long with handles,
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hi im hoping some one can help me i have four small goblets
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How/where can I find out about the backstamps on vintage dishes
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I inherited a silver tureen. It is stamped with Gorham 0890
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