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    Posted 5 years ago

    krysciobrad
    (108 items)

    Found this spoon at a flea market. It's got the English lion, a letter C, and a King George mark. Looks like it could be 1820's-1840's. Measures about 5in long. I just don't know where it was made and by who.

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    1. krysciobrad krysciobrad, 5 years ago
      After comparing all the date marks from England it seems it matches to Birmingham, with the date mark being from 1800. Old spoon.
    2. IVAN49 IVAN49, 4 years ago
      Your assumption sounds correct (1800). Just to mention this fact: Assay office (town) mark was deliberately omitted on cutlery in many cases to prevent ``duty dodging``. Full set of marks on a spoon could have been transposed on much heavier item and if well done difficult to disclose solder seam. Duty paid for a spoon and marks transposed to a tea pot. Therefore a tea pot always had full set of marks.

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