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mn1




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Posted: 26/03/2015 
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Tks in advance, I've spent hours on this . Background - I believe item to be 19th century based on family history, Possibly Flemish or Austrian?? Could quite likely be wrong.

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tomnik




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Location: Norwich

Posted: 26/03/2015 
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This is one of the many marks for John Gilbert of Birmingham, UK. The 'EP' in the shield under 'JG' means that this is electroplated.
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John
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mn1




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Tks, should have posted this pic the first thing yesterday, rather than the last!
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