You probably had a thought in your head- that it is simply Silver + Nickel . Wrong!
Me and Andrew we digging an old stream during low tide during Easter weekend.
Andrew Got lucky with 6pence and a gold Ring, where all of my 2 shillings and a florin were just couple of years away from Silver Mint.
The story is about this spoon anyway :
It has a hallmark :
Nickel silver Birmingham England
So I thought I got at least Silver plated spoon, but after look up I found that :
Nickel silver, also known as German silver, Argentann, new silver, nickel brass, albata,, or alpacca, is a copper alloy with nickel and often zinc. The usual formulation is 60% copper, 20% nickel and 20% zinc. Nickel silver is named for its silvery appearance, but it contains no elemental silver unless plated
So check your Silverware at home, you might have some of that Nickel silver L
Have a good day .