Found in a bag.

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trove
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Found in a bag.

Postby trove » Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:36 am

I found this in a bag with a few others I can recognise the,looks like GJ DF maker then the little lion, leopards head, and I take it the date code is the k, but what do I actually have, well I was to include the photo but can't find a way of getting it on here, not computer literate when it comes to a lot of it, any pointers to upload it please.

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Re: Found in a bag.

Postby dognose » Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:43 am

Hi,

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Re: Found in a bag.

Postby trove » Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:08 am

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Don't know if these are suitable but thanks for the tuition.

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Re: Found in a bag.

Postby AG2012 » Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:49 am

Hi,
From top:
Maker`s mark Josiah Williams & Co (George Maudsley Jackson & David Landsborough Fullerton), registered in Bristol
Lion passant for sterling silver .925 fineness
Leopard`s head for London Assay Office
Date letter ``k`` for 1905.

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Re: Found in a bag.

Postby trove » Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:19 am

Thank you so very much for that, my wife was given a bag full of these forks and spoons many years ago but being as we were a bit slow they went in the shed and I was using them to stir paint with, after a couple of years the penny dropped, albeit after I had chucked most of them in the bin.

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