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silver teaset and help in aging it please


#1

hi i was recently left a teaset when my grandmother passed and i am trying to date it i am guessing it is at least 60 years old as she got it when she was married as a wedding gift. Can anyone help as to when this item could be dated to please. i have attached the photo of the tea set and the markings for you
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#2

Please try to post a sharper picture of the marks.

Regards,

Uncle Vic


#3

It’s not silver - probably electroplate and therefore notoriously difficult to date. Walker & Hall were in business and using the triangular flag trade mark during the latter part of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century.