Search "Wallingford Co." + "silver." It seems several manufacturers of silver and silverplate were manufacturing in Wallingford, Ct. in the mid-late 1800s. One source says that Wallace bought out one or two of them.
Asked in US Coins
How can you tell if a 1923 silver dollar is circulated?
If it shows a lot of ware or scratches it is most likely circulated. If it shows very little or no ware it is uncirculated. ...
Asked in Gold and Precious Metals
Can 985 stamped on a silver tea set be plated with silver or is it all 98.5 percent silver?
Silverplated ware is marked "silverplate" or "plate". 985 indicates a high purity solid silver alloy. ...
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What is the value of a 1942 silver winged liberty 10 cent piece?
If it shows any sign of ware at all the value is for the silver only, that's about $1.00 ...
Asked in Silverware
How do you know if your silver ware is real silver?
you could do a density test. If you measure the mass of the object and divide it by the volume (displacement test would be easiest) then you have calculated the density. the density of silver is 10.49 so if you get something close to this then it is silver. ...
Asked in Hobbies & Collectibles, Video Games
What are the names of fiesta servers?
I assume you mean Fiesta Ware serving pieces. Fiesta Ware was manufactured by the Homer Laughlin Company, from the 1930s until mid-1970. The company now makes and sells Fiesta Ware in new colors to distinguish pieces from the original stuff. This website shows the various pieces and their http://www.hlchina.com/fiestaitems.htmnames: ...