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Jim, I am amazed at the amount of information you have to give! I am trying to find information on 2 cocktail forks:
1) Duparquet 5
2) MFDCO A1+ with a symbol that I can't make out.

Gee, anything you can tell me would be greatly appreciated..

Thanks for the good work you do!


Looks the information train has hit a snowbank! I don't have any information on either of the companies you listed. The only thing that I recognize is the "A1" which is a common designation found on silver plate pieces.

Sorry I was no help this time.

Best wishes,


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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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