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I have two spoons with the following hallmarks and would

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Hi,
I have two spoons with the following hallmarks and would appreciate your thoughts on to what the are as I am unable to find them online!!
Spoon one - H H & S ZULU
Spoon two - ZELIXPLATE EPN8 A1 (I think as I can't see it very well!)
Both spoons are non metallic.
Kindest regards,
Many thanks in advance, Lee
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 2 years ago.
The spoons were made by Henry Hobson and Sons of Sheffield and Later London (1868-1919). The pattern is Zulu. Zelixplate is their own type of plating process, EPNS means Electro Plated Nickel Silver and A1 represents the quality of plating. A lot of stamping for spoons that are worth about 10.00 us dollars each. I hope that clears up the confusion you had about the marks.
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