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English Sterling Silver50 of 95Very Rare Solid Silver Wrist Vesta 1903 Birmingham Victorian Silver & Topaz Pencil
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Posted 2 years ago

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senchi
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This looks and feels like silver, very heavy..I tried taking details but it may still not be clear enough to recognize. it is ~10-12" long
The second pic stamp/marking looks familiar (I had seen it while researching something else while back) but not sure who could be the maker, the age, and possible value...
Thanks for your help!

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  1. senchi senchi, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love mustangtony :)
  2. MattyG MattyG, 2 years ago
    When I can't find a mark I sometimes sniff the item, silver smells sweet, plated smells like sulfur. I occasionally taste to test silver too (if nobody is looking). Silly I know but works for me.
  3. senchi senchi, 2 years ago
    I did use your method MattyG ( except my husband watch me sniff lol), but still in dark...not good nose for silver I guess :)
    Thanks!
  4. tom61375 tom61375, 11 months ago
    It would make a great ice cream sundae dish! =)
    Love it!

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