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Mark on Sterling set
Mark on Sterling set  

Carving set
Carving set  
There are the letters MS (flowing script) directly above the word Sterling on a vintage carving set I have.  Do you know anything about this?  I am stumped.  I looked through a lot of marks but cannot locate. Thank you for your help!

Hi, Teresa.

I don't recognize the marks. I could not find them in my reference books either.

Consider posting your question and pictures on the forum at A number of experts participate and maybe one will recognize them.

Best wishes,


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Jim Stringer


I answer questions about sterling flatware and other sterling pieces........... I answer value questions at I also author a blog at and write articles about silver at ........... Thanks to nominations from questioners, I'm listed in the Top 50 Experts for 2014 and 2015.......... NOTE: Please do not give me a verbal description of a pattern and ask me to identify it. Attach a picture if you need such help..........


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BS, University of Alabama; MS, University of Maryland

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