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How to find a Missing Decoration

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cdracos




Joined: 27 May 2014
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Location: Springfield, IL

Posted: 27/05/2014 
Post subject: How to find a Missing Decoration
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How would I go about finding a missing "nut" so to speak that adorns the top of a Melon tea or coffee pot?

Description:What the missing piece looks like

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Description:Piece missing the nut

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silvermakersmarks
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Joined: 24 Jan 2008
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Location: United Kingdom

Posted: 28/05/2014 
Post subject: re: How to find a Missing Decoration
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I think it's highly unlikely that you will find a matching replacement as these would only have been made for one pattern of pot. A friendly silversmith might quote a price for a new replacement.
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