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So I have this necklace. No, I don't wear it. I'm pretty sure it came from my great aunt or
her sister, my grandmother. I can't remember who. That's bad isn't it? Yeah, I thought so. 
Right. So. I'm wondering if anyone has seen one like it? I'm going through all of my
jewelry today and a couple pieces stood out. 

It's a nice piece, I like it, but I wouldn't wear it. 
It's more of a "let's display it in the hutch that has the family stuff in it" type piece.
Plus? I don't know what the symbol on the back means, if anything. 
It says "sterling" and then has a music note (?)/backwards f (?) 
I don't know. And.............maybe *you* know?
You can tell me. It's ok.

Side note? It's almost 1 am here and my one yr old has decided this is 
prime time to practice her singing/screeching/sqawking 
(sqwauking? sqwawking? WTH?) 


AdamL said…
Hi, I just happened upon your blog and saw the necklace with the mystery mark. You may want to take a look at the site for some sterling silver pics and info. Good luck!

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