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I own a set of Cristolfe Ruban Croisés 12 place settings as

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I own a set of Cristolfe Ruban Croisés 12 place settings as well as serving utensils. Each setting has: large and small knives, large and small forks, and 3 spoons..espresso, dessert, and soup spoon. How would I go about placing a value on this set?
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: My husband received this set in 1980, and they are still in the original boxes
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris replied 8 months ago.

Welcome, my name is ***** ***** be pleased to work with you.My responses are not immediate.I thank
you for your patience.I am reviewing the question.

Expert:  Doris replied 8 months ago.

What are the serving utensils? These can add as much as 30% of value to a set.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
there is a large serving fork, two large serving spoons, a large cake server, and then some other large serving utensil that almost looks like a smooth Native American arrowhead...lol
Expert:  Doris replied 8 months ago.

Christofle makes patterns named Ruben. but not Ruben Croises. Ruban Croises is made by Chambly.

Please check your marks.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
why is the fee $34? it was supposed to be $5
Expert:  Doris replied 8 months ago.

Please contact customer service and let me know if you want me to proceed.

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