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Pineapple for breakfast?

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sandy wickenden




Joined: 10 Feb 2008
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Posted: 10/02/2008 
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What's the damn pinapple?
Hi everyone. I found a silver platter in the loft and cant find the hallmark anywhere on the web. It looks like a pineapple Can you help please?
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uncle vic
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Posted: 10/02/2008 
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Hi Sandy - the pineapple mark is that of the Ellis-Barker Silver Companies of Birmingham, U.K. The company produced silver plated platters and such. My reference book states this mark was used since October, 1906.

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