Unidentified Norwegian Makers Marks on old spoons

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Unidentified Norwegian Makers Marks on old spoons

Postby slgwb » Thu May 29, 2008 10:43 pm

Please help me identify these 3 Norwegian Makers Marks on these old spoons. I find no information on them. Thank you so much. God Bless.

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Postby 2209patrick » Fri May 30, 2008 11:26 pm

Hello.

Possibly John Stamnaess, Alesund, Norway (c. 1969).

Pat.

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Date?

Postby slgwb » Sat May 31, 2008 9:49 am

Did you mean 1869? I believe the spoon is much older than 1969.
Thanks for your help.

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Postby Hose_dk » Sat May 31, 2008 10:34 am

January 1st 1892 the dicimal system was introduced into silver. In Norway. So whenever you have a 925S, 830S or like on norwegian silver - it is made after that date.

before lod was used where 16 lod equals pure silver.

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Postby byron mac donald » Sat May 31, 2008 12:33 pm

Hello-

What is the final mark after the 830? I know I have seen if before but just cannot remember where, and was this spoon intended to have the stem bent the way it is?

Regards- Byron

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Postby admin » Sat May 31, 2008 1:46 pm

The mark after the 830 is the "S", stamped sideways as is sometimes is. The curl of the stem is intentional, fairly common, it is a sugar spoon and probably dates to the late 19th or early 20th Cent. I've seen a few examples of with Tea Leaf form bowls and wonder if those were intended as caddy spoons.
We have a beautiful David-Andersen example of the same form with plique a jour enamel work at ->
http://www.925-1000.com/david-andersen_X1.html

regards, Tom

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Postby many45 » Mon Jun 02, 2008 5:04 pm

This could also be the mark of Jørgen Schultz, Notodden. b.1882 d. 1973
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MAny Thanks

Postby slgwb » Mon Jun 02, 2008 9:18 pm

Thank you all for your investigative work. i sincerely appreciate it.


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