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by TheShadowSpoon
Mon Jul 02, 2012 7:51 am
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Old English style on 1711 Queen Anne Table spoon -
Replies: 5
Views: 2804

Re: Old English style on 1711 Queen Anne Table spoon -

Hello again Trev.....Thank-you for your request for images of this interesting Table Spoon of 1711 - I am sorry, but I am not really that good on all this sending images etc...I will try and ask a young friend when he arrives to give me a lesson or two ! I do fancy that the other gent who replied ha...
by TheShadowSpoon
Sun Jul 01, 2012 2:21 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Old English style on 1711 Queen Anne Table spoon -
Replies: 5
Views: 2804

Re: Old English style on 1711 Queen Anne Table spoon -

Thank-you for that very interesting point - It is possible that this spoon has been subjected to being transformed into an Old English style from the earlier Hanoverian style, but if so then it has been done very skillfully as there is little evidence of such - That said, I do note that the bowl is ...
by TheShadowSpoon
Wed Jun 27, 2012 3:43 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: How unusual is it to have six Hallmarks !?
Replies: 2
Views: 6480

Re: How unusual is it to have six Hallmarks !?

Hello Trev...I am not that used to all this modern way of doing things on computers, but would just wish to thank you for your excellent response to my question, as above - very interesting and certainly helps to explain the six Hallmarks - Thanks again...Regards.....Stephen...
by TheShadowSpoon
Wed Jun 27, 2012 2:50 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Old English style on 1711 Queen Anne Table spoon -
Replies: 5
Views: 2804

Old English style on 1711 Queen Anne Table spoon -

Hello - I have just acquired a very interesting Silver Table Spoon which is very clearly marked with the year letter for 1711 - There is also some of the Britannia Standard Hallmark still in evidence, just to help confirm that it is from the 1697 to 1719 period ! - The makers mark, though worn, has ...
by TheShadowSpoon
Fri Jun 22, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: How unusual is it to have six Hallmarks !?
Replies: 2
Views: 6480

How unusual is it to have six Hallmarks !?

Hello all - I am new on here - I am a keen collector of Silver Table Spoons pre 1837 - I have an interesting item at the moment in so far as it has six, rather than the usual four or five, Hallmarks - I note that as well as the three castles for Newcastle, it also displays the Leopards Head for Lond...

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