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Nora, Expert in Fine & Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
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I have a vintage copper/ nickel ladle with a signature on

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I have a vintage copper/ nickel ladle with a signature on the side that looks like it's in arabic. Where is the best place online to see what it says and worth?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appraisals
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


Please send more images of the ladle. Currently there is one close-up that shows a close-up view.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here are a couple more pictures.
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


This is definitely not Arabic writing and from the smooth, even planishing rings as well as the overall construction the ladle dates to the 20th century.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What is the writing do you think?
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.

It appears more to be a decorative design than a language.

I will opt-out here and open your question again to all the experts at no additional charge. If someone recognizes the symbols as a known language, they will respond to you here.

You do not need to re-post the question.