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What to do with Grandma's silver?

por Tanya Jamieson (2020-07-08)


Somehow my wife and I ended up with my grandmother's silverware. That seemed a bit odd to me at the time because I have two sisters and there was also her daughter's children who could have received it.

That's not unusual with older, unsanctioned pieces. This may never be identified - even if someone else has a piece with similar markings where the origin is known, there is nothing to say that someone else didn't just copy the markings.

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I do know that unlike some Vitamix models, this one employs a low-profile design, meaning it should fit under most kitchen cabinets. It offers 10 variable speeds and a dishwasher-safe lid and container.

I'm not sure how well they hold up (the graphics are extremely dated), and I'll be the first to admit they're not all winners. Still, if you've never had the pleasure of playing a real-time strategy game, there's no question you'll find plenty of enjoyment here. Like, years' worth.

Here's where this gets a little confusing. The product page calls this a "Next Generation," a name I don't see elsewhere on the Vitamix site, but the specifications indicate a G-Series model. And there's this head-scratching note as well: "Label may reflect the following G-Series machines: Professional Series 300, 7500 or Creations Elite." The 7500 is the only one I'm seeing as currently still available, and it's $529.95 new. But is that the one you'll be getting?

The cooking surface of each piece is pre-seasoned with 100% vegetable oil and the pieces need to be hand-washed and dried to maintain the integrity of the seasoning. Reviewers say that every piece in this set is high-quality, and many note that five pieces for less than $100 is a bargain for a good cookware set.

I started removing the left side and right side with the hammer. After removing a few more odd particleboard pieces, all that was left is a piece that looks like a cabinet or table on wheels. (See Figures 15 and 16)

Amusingly, for quite a few years, my wife and I actually thought it had been stolen - it turned out that we had simply misplaced it. Given the size of the box it is in, that seems hard to understand, but we actually had two silver boxes, one of which had plate in it. It was that box we misplaced or lost, so we actually were seeing the real silver for years - we simply thought it was the plate. One day I looked inside and was quite surprised to find Grandma's silver still safely in our possession.

In this stainless steel cookware set, you'll find 10- and 12-inch frying pans, 5-, 3- and 1.5-quart saucepans with lids, a 5-quart Dutch oven with lid and a 12-quart stockpot with lid. The cookware is made from triple-ply stainless steel and features riveted, ergonomic handles. All of the pieces can be put in the dishwasher and are oven-safe up to 500 degrees. Plus, their precision-fitted lids help to lock in flavor, and reviewers say you can't beat this set for price and performance.

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Amazon Cuisinart offers quality midprice cookware, and many people have good things to say about the 12-piece set from this brand. The stainless steel cookware pots and pans have an elegant, minimalist look and have a variety of features that will make your time in the kitchen more enjoyable.

There is a power cord connection that was not accessible with the back panel in the way. With the back panel removed, you can see that the power cordis connected to the main board. Disconnect to get the cord out of the way. (See Fig 3)

It's interesting to try to discover the origins of vintage keepsakes. It's sad that you can't ask your grandparents anymore. I wonder if some dealer might be able to identify the markings, but I am sure you went that route. Anyway, this was an interesting family story.

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