"I think the quality differences are so great between the original and the "copy" shown here, that I wouldn't really call it a "copy" but more an "inspired-by" piece. Based on the substantial quality differences…"
"German Silver Geneva Souvenir Spoon by Koch & Bergfeld
As sold on eBay
Here you will find a list of the companies hallmarks, one or more of which you should be able to find on the spoon somewhere, as well as further…"
"Awesome, that is clearly it, thank you so much! So its a souvenir spoon for Geneva, Switzerland, but made in Germany. I've managed to come across a fair number of different collector spoons, and found this link interesting:…"
I have a small .800 silver spoon (made in Germany, turn of the century). But I'm having trouble finding what the design on it is for. It looks like an old European crest of some sort, but I can't figure out if its for a country or some other use. Any ideas?…See More
"Can't believe people are still talking about this. I think it is a wall-mount candle holder, similar to the lights someone posted earlier, but made for candles. Missing the glass cylinder. Unfortunately you have only one; most people would be…"
"It doesn't really look like bone or other natural material; and looks more like resin with artificial age and coloring. You will need to test to be sure since pics over internet not that reliable. A view of the bottom would help, though."
"I agree. Not a cupboard and not to be used inside a home. Made by a home-owner or as a shipping container by someone without any special carpentry skills. 20th century, not older. Made in the country you found it in (you're in the US? then…"
"John, you seem to have a business. If so, how have you been pricing things before now? You need to look for similar items either online, or in your local area. The latter is a better idea of value, unless you are going to list and ship online."
I hear ya about figuring all this stuff out :) I sent you a friend request and think we need to be friends LoL so I can send you a message :) I would love to chat with you about this plate and what I'm learning :) All the best!
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