birth and death dates?
I wonder if the dates represent a 25th anniversary? Perhaps it was a gift.
Love the beautiful silverware! Did you find them in such great condition? Lucky you!
You hit the silver jackpot! I think the dates on the ladle represent a wedding anniversary.
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