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Silver140 of 2507Silver Teapot .900 fine! Coin silver Found at goodwill for $3WWII Little Black Devils Ring
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Posted 10 months ago

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Stopped into a local thrift shop this morning - had not been there in several weeks - and saw this beautiful 925 sterling jewelry keepsake box in the display cabinet. Priced at 3,50 Euro ($4.14). Store staff did not notice the purity mark on the rim due to the dust on it.. They figured hey, no mark on the bottom ( it's completely smooth there) so it's not silver. Having said that, how can anyone NOT see that this is silver? I looked up several of these little boxes and was surprised at the prices. !!! No idea about age.


  1. kyratango kyratango, 10 months ago
    Lovely shell! Lovely price! Agree with you how not recognise it is silver at first examination! Silly shop keepers :-) and lucky you!
  2. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 10 months ago
    That is a cute little box!!
  3. nutsabotas6 nutsabotas6, 10 months ago
    What a find !!! And it's so pretty too ! :)
  4. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 10 months ago
    Wow. Bargain of the year!!
  5. Collectables59 Collectables59, 7 days ago
    Excellent find. Because the charity shops think they are so savy its nice to see someone getting the edge on them, well done.

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