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iconnumber posted 09-24-2000 10:14 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for joescio     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
A friend just showed me an unusual little spoon. The bowl is heart-shaped and has in place of a handle, what appears to be something like a paper clip soldered onto it. It's marked Gorham Sterling 1030. Any ideas?

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iconnumber posted 09-25-2000 10:40 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Brent     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Sounds kind of like a bookmark(?). If it is a spoon, it is probably one of Gorham's many novelties. The new Tiffany book is very extensive, but I think a book of Gorham flatware would have to be about twice as big!


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iconnumber posted 09-26-2000 11:09 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for joescio     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Brent - Thanks for your quick reply about the paper clip spoon. Your thoughts about it being a book-mark is the best possibility I've heard yet. joescio

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