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Sterling Silver638 of 1389Belgian Dog Club Silvered Bronze Medal - Club De Chien De Dames BruxellesSet 6 Teaspoons by Theodor Kraft Juwelier Heidelberg - 750 K
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Posted 2 years ago

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nookiepookie
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Purchased at a yard sale and don't know what they if someone could help me out....
The smaller windmill is made of silver and heavier than the larger windmill. There's a tiny engraved cross on the back.
The other larger windmill is lighter but I believe is also silver, but I don't see any engraving or signature or anything that could give me a clue.
I would also love to know how old they may be....

I appreciate your input. Diane

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  1. BHock45 BHock45, 2 years ago
    Hi nookiepookie, welcome to CW! They could be sterling, you never know....you have to get a magnifying glass and look everywhere for the word STERLING, 92.5. If they are not marked, the are probably silver plated.
  2. BHock45 BHock45, 2 years ago
    What are the measurements? Looks like decorative tops for something, based on their size....maybe a wine bottle? The one on the right appears to be threaded.
  3. nookiepookie, 2 years ago
    Thanks BHock45...The smaller windmill is 2 1/2" tall and there's a tiny cross on the back. I found out that it means it was made between 1906 and 1953....definitely know that one is sterling silver . It's not a thread that you are seeing - it's decorative lines. May be a cork is inserted....don't know
    The other one is 3" tall and I looked and looked and still can't find any kind of markings.
  4. BHock45 BHock45, 2 years ago
    I do not know but I bet AR8Jason would know what they are.

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