I have a small silver knife that my father is said to have got from his grandfather. My father would have been 90 at this point in time. The knife says St. Augustine , FL on it and has pictures of possibly the fort there and a face on other side with a lighthouse and palm tree and inside on the base of the blade which is a push-button blade it says Walden. On outside of knife it says sterling.
Melon Baller?(10/9/08) I have a item that could be a melon baller . I have not seen a picture. the tong has a spoon and wrote is C.SCHLICKER MFG.CO. N.Y. U.S.A. AND ON THE OVAL RING IS WROTE PATENTED. I would to know the purpose of this tool and date made. If you know the MFG CO and what kind of items they mfg would be great.
90 degree air ratchet(8/19/08)
I have a rotunda 90 degree air ratchet. It has ford motor company dearborn stamped on the end of it. Part # ere 71, Ser# 24775. I am trying to find out what it is worth. Any help would be appreciated.
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