Our thanks to Killens for providing the interesting and challenging quiz for the Museum’s Trash or Treasure day and thanks also to all those who entered.

 

The answers are as follows:  Item number: Country of Origin: date/ age: Price/ Value.

Item 1: child’s gas mask: English: 1940-45: £30-£50.
Item 2: porcelain dish: Chinese: 1900: £20- £30
Item 3: pottery vase: English: late 20thC: £40-£60
Item 4: doll: German: Late 19thC: £80-£120
Item 5: ‘Silver’ serving dish: English: late 19thC: £40-£60
Item 6: instrument in wooden box: English: 1950: £30-£50
Item 7: dinky toy, petrol tanker: UK: 1965: £40-£60
Item 8: Cup and Saucer: English: 1765: £40-£60
Item 9: ‘Roundels’: Japanese: 1900: £80-£120
Item 10: Bayonet: Swedish: WW2: £50-£70