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I have a large set of this China. Many extra pieces cream
I have a large set of this China. Many extra pieces cream sugar covered vegetable bowls large platter. Any idea if it's value … read more
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I have a dish, that belonged to my great granny. They came
I have a dish, that belonged to my great granny. They came to the states in the late 1800s. It's a relish dish I believe, the glad is pink and the holder is silver with a handle nd is oval shape. I don't see any marking on it. How do I find out value and if it should be insured? … read more
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I have an old silver tea pot that came from Scotland with
I have an old silver tea pot that came from Scotland with family. It is a Fenton Bros. silver teapot. Markings: F.Brs .....inside an oval Ltd........ inside an oval S.....in a circle in fancy letterin… read more
Nora
Nora
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I have 9 potosi silver spoons, matching. End ri Ed with my
I have 9 potosi silver spoons, matching. End ri Ed with my great grandpas initials. Sentimental value, but not worth much. Am I correct. My grandmother told me 60 years ago they were egg spoons.… read more
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Robert S.
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What is the best online source to learn about Whiting
What is the best online source to learn about Whiting repousse antique sterling. I have a repousse bowl with Whiting mark but I don't know what the numbers below it mean - 1794H. The floral pattern al… read more
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I have two (2) small serving "bowls" from London in 1936. Each
I have two (2) small serving "bowls" from London in 1936. Each "bowl" is blue glass, 1" deep by 2" across, set in sterling silver holders (as a base for each bowl and all one piece - the bowl does not… read more
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Hello, I have a 9" Sterling silver bowl -- here is a link to
Hello, I have a 9" Sterling silver bowl -- here is a link to photos on imgur: http://imgur.com/WNDOyQ5,aI8rPD1,NTE2SqY,I9eGPRl,BqTDMCH,W2gqWYM. It was my grandmother's, has her initials "SEP" and is f… read more
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Doris
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I have a cream and sugar set that belonged to my great grandmother,
I have a cream and sugar set that belonged to my great grandmother, so I'm not quite sure how old it is. I have no idea when or where she got them. If it helps my grandmother was born in 1902 and it w… read more
Frank
Frank
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My grandmother gave me a collection 0f 18 antique sterling
My grandmother gave me a collection 0f 18 antique sterling silver spoons. She collected them from various places (St. Louis World's Fair, New York Harbor, Independence Hall, etc). They have ornate eng… read more
Nora
Nora
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Hardy brothers silver/silver plate tray just purchased from
Hardy brothers silver/silver plate tray just purchased from charity shop. Can you advise me how I can identify whether it is silver or silver plate.… read more
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Kim D.
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I have two ministure instruments - probably they are supposed
I have two ministure instruments - probably they are supposed to be mandolins - that belonged to my grandmother. As a young woman, she traveled and studied in Italy and other European countries, and t… read more
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Question for DianaF only: Info ndd on whether silver or
Question for DianaF only: Info ndd on whether silver or plated. Heavy round silver cigar ashtray, ornate outside, plain inside. It did have yellow/gold colored film on inside which came off when I cle… read more
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Diana F.
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I have just inherited a silver plated box that was my Great
I have just inherited a silver plated box that was my Great Grandmother's. It is approximately 6"long x 3.75" wide x 2.75" tall. Very pretty ornate scroll work with flowers adorn the top and all sides… read more
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Kim D.
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We have a debate going on about sterling flatware and serving
We have a debate going on about sterling flatware and serving pieces. I say it's all silver plated over brass or copper, (or some metal), he says if it says sterling, it's all sterling. Granted we do … read more
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Kim D.
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Silver is the category. I have two identical pieces of what
Silver is the category. I have two identical pieces of what I think is silver. It is marked "PRIMANS" and has a monogram logo (with a letter over it) on one of the pieces. I first listed it on eBay, t… read more
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Kim D.
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I have what I believe to be a rare set of ten silver horses
I have what I believe to be a rare set of ten silver horses passed down to me through our family. Rare, in that I have never seen anything like them during my fairly extensive travels. I am unsure of … read more
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Diana F.
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i have a sterling silver tea set that weights 22 lbs. the platter
i have a sterling silver tea set that weights 22 lbs. the platter that it sits on is 24 inches long and 18 inches wide. The piece has 6 pieces to it not in including the platter or the lids. It has a … read more
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A silver bowl. Diameter of 10 inches, from bottom of bowl
A silver bowl. Diameter of 10 inches, from bottom of bowl to top is approx 2 and 1/2 inches. Around the rim a design that looks like the top of an old time key. No manufacturer or any other markings.… read more
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