Ash Trays – Sterling Silver


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A Sterling silver Engine turned ash tray Sheffield 1973 By Purcell Brothers
A Sterling silver Engine turned ash tray Sheffield 1973 By Purcell Brothers
$52.36
8318 gram STERLING SILVER ashtray match cover set 6 pieces total
8318 gram STERLING SILVER ashtray match cover set 6 pieces total
$90.00
HERBST  WASSALL BY WM WISE  SONS STERLING SILVER Match Box Holder Ashtray
HERBST WASSALL BY WM WISE SONS STERLING SILVER Match Box Holder Ashtray
$37.00
1940S JAPANESE OCCUPATION 950 STERLING SAYONARA ASHTRAY TUCSON ESTATE
1940S JAPANESE OCCUPATION 950 STERLING SAYONARA ASHTRAY TUCSON ESTATE
$34.99
ASSEMBLED SET OF 6 STERLING SILVER SHELL FORM NUT DISH AND SCOOP ASH TRAY
ASSEMBLED SET OF 6 STERLING SILVER SHELL FORM NUT DISH AND SCOOP ASH TRAY
$279.00
Vintage Pair of Sterling Silver  Pressed Glass Ashtrays Ashtray FREE SHIPPING
Vintage Pair of Sterling Silver Pressed Glass Ashtrays Ashtray FREE SHIPPING
$24.99
Antique Sterling Silver P Lopez Modernists Ashtray
Antique Sterling Silver P Lopez Modernists Ashtray
$215.00
4 Vintage Antique Sterling Silver 925 Match Holder Ashtray Smoking Matchsafe 40
4 Vintage Antique Sterling Silver 925 Match Holder Ashtray Smoking Matchsafe 40
$99.95
Vintage Antique Sterling Scalloped Shell Trinket Nut Candy Dish Ashtray
Vintage Antique Sterling Scalloped Shell Trinket Nut Candy Dish Ashtray
$74.99
Sterling Silver Lined Ash Tray
Sterling Silver Lined Ash Tray
$25.00
VTG Sterling Silver Handmade Souvenir Sombrero Hat Ashtray from Mexico Signed
VTG Sterling Silver Handmade Souvenir Sombrero Hat Ashtray from Mexico Signed
$85.00
STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY
STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY
$62.88
ANTIQUE VINTAGE SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY RARE HALLMARKED 1953 580g
ANTIQUE VINTAGE SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY RARE HALLMARKED 1953 580g
$48.70
Unusual vintage h m Solid Silver ashtray with Monogrammed Matchbox holder
Unusual vintage h m Solid Silver ashtray with Monogrammed Matchbox holder
$181.44
Unusual vintage h m Solid Silver ashtray with Cigar lighter London 1904 BB466
Unusual vintage h m Solid Silver ashtray with Cigar lighter London 1904 BB466
$230.15
Stieff VIntage 048 Individual Ashtray 1947 Sterling Silver
Stieff VIntage 048 Individual Ashtray 1947 Sterling Silver
$31.99
Chinese Export Lotus Flower 900 Sterling Silver Repousse Ash Tray THAN Hallmark
Chinese Export Lotus Flower 900 Sterling Silver Repousse Ash Tray THAN Hallmark
$149.95
ANTIQUE VINTAGE SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY 119 GRAMS LONDON 1946
ANTIQUE VINTAGE SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY 119 GRAMS LONDON 1946
$108.38
J E CALDWELL ANTIQUE ESTATE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY OR TRINKET TRAY
J E CALDWELL ANTIQUE ESTATE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY OR TRINKET TRAY
$30.00
Vintage Solid Sterling Silver 925 Mayan Calendar Ashtray Coin Dish 3 Tray 17grm
Vintage Solid Sterling Silver 925 Mayan Calendar Ashtray Coin Dish 3 Tray 17grm
$19.99
AUTHENTIC TIFFANY  CO MAKERS STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY RARE FLOWER DESIGN
AUTHENTIC TIFFANY CO MAKERS STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY RARE FLOWER DESIGN
$189.95

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Apply the following tips to assist your antique sterling silver collecting aspirations.

1. Go with a sterling silver: Style, Historical Era or Maker.

Consider your chosen lifestyle and your special preferences, then make choices that are a good fit. Do you envisage using your antique silver flatware often, or instead use pieces from your set for remarkable occasions and holiday celebrations?

There are various specialized aspects of antique silver flatware collecting. Some collectors direct their attention a special design pattern, while others acquire a certain craftsman or historical era.

Some antique sterling silverware collectors zero in on a special style of antique silver flatware, such as: flasks or bowels or ashtrays, while others have more eclectic passions and broaden into regional silver flatware, such as French or German, or pieces from specific craftsman, such as: Holmes & Edwards or Reed & Barton

2. Mix-n-Match

Be adventurous with collecting an assortment of silverware design patterns.

This collecting technique adds wonderful aesthetic elegance to a table setting. This is a wonderful choice particularly with difficult-to-find, or rare silver flatware patterns. And is often a must for assembling a set sizable enough for entertaining your family, friends or guests.

3. Wear or Damage

Signs of use do not consequently reduce the worth of antique silver flatware or silver plate flatware, while signs of damage may or may not. For example, small damage or flaws on a rare flatware piece will not significantly decrease its value. The price of a tarnished collectible is lower than retail, of course. Be cautious of buying tarnished silver flatware via the internet. Pictures can be deceptive and disguise apparent wear, flaws or repair. Buying tarnished pieces at estate sales and flea markets may be an an alternative, but examining them closely for problems remains a fundamental skill for your collecting hobby or business.

4. Monograms

Quite a few collectors view ancient, complex monograms as a lost art form and historically relevant. It does not detract from the desirability or value of a silver flatware collectible when a monogram is present. Most pieces are, however, have more market worth without a monogram. As you become more familiar with antique silver and sterling silver flatware, you will develop skills to detect if the monogram has been removed. Monogram removal can damage a piece of antique silver and drastically reduce its selling price.

5. Authenticity

Various collectors frown upon antique silverware pieces that have been restored, such as those with replacement knife blades. Silverplated knife blades are often found with wear. They can easily be replaced on hollow handle knives, A few collectors prefer to have them refitted with stainless steel blades. However, stainless steel was not introduced in flatware manufacturing until the early 1920s. This is one of those sides of collecting that can be a matter of personal inclination, but you do need to be careful that your antique silver flatware may diminish in value if you modify the knife blades.

6. Repair

A silversmith ought be sourced for any repairs required for damaged pieces. A silversmith is also skilled for replating silver flatware pieces. It can be an expensive project for common pieces, but it is fully fully worthwhile to Place your treasured collectible in the hands of a professional silversmith.

7. Modified Pieces

Be informed that these exist and develop skills to determine if a piece is modified from its authentic state. Common flatware pieces are sometimes restored to make them appear to be more rare and valuable pieces. For example, you may find spoons that at some point in time were cut to look like ice cream forks or a sugar spoon has been pierced to resemble a sugar sifter. As your knowledge expands, look for signs of modification and avoid buying those modified pieces.

8. Forgeries

New fake pieces in popular and rare pattern designs can be found for sale on a regular basis on the Internet. Examples include:, salt spoons and scarce pieces such as asparagus servers. Plenty of these types of silver flatware have no craftsman's stamps. Moreover, forged maker's marks in silver have existed centuries. The age of an antique silverware piece does not really indicate it's genuineness. So the lesson here is start and continue your learning and improve your skills to reduce the risk of investing in forged or fake antique silverware collectibles.

Ashtrays - recently found sterling collectibles.

A PAIR OF STERLING SILVER MATCH BOX COVER PLUS PAIR OF ASH TRAY,  A PAIR OF STERLING SILVER MATCH BOX COVER PLUS PAIR OF ASH TRAY,  Marvellous Heavy Antique Oriental Solid Silver Ashtray In Perfect Condition,  Antique Mexico Silver Bicycle Ashtray Side Car STERLING 1940s GR123,  Nice Sterling Silver Hand Hammered Custom Arts Crafts Era Ashtray B3828,  STIEFF ROSE c1955 Sterling Silver Ashtray Butter Pat Pin Tray Kirk Stieff,  MEXICAN MODERNIST STERLING ASH TRAY ASHTRAY SALVADOR DE LA SERNA EAGLE 24,  VICTORIAN CHASED STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY MARKED WITH A HEART WW HALLMARK,  Sterling Silver Ashtray Sanborns Mexico Great Price Look 925 Not Scrap,  Unusual Lobster Sterling Silver Footed Dish Personal Ashtray No Monograms,  SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY LONDON 1961,  BOODLE DUNTHORNE Sterling Silver Formby Golf Club Ash Tray,  BOODLES Sterling Silver Liverpool Golf Club Ash Tray,  OLD FBROGERS TAUNTON STERLING SILVER RIM WINE BOTTLE GLASS COASTER PIN ASHTRAY,  Peruvian sterling silver ashtray with 1907 1 2 sol coin,  Vintage Very Heavy Glass Sterling Silver Rimmed Glass Ashtray Marked JGJ 3498,  GOLF PRIZE ASHTRAY STERLING SILVER GLASGOW 1938,  Vintage Tiffany CoSterling Silver Individual Ashtray w pouch Porringer bowl,  LARGE RARE BULGARI BVLGARI STERLING SILVER CIGAR ASHTRAY SOLID HEAVY RARE DESIGN,  ANTIQUE 925 STERLING SILVER RIM CRYSTAL ASH TRAY COASTER BY LABEN,  Vintage Taxco Mexico Modernist Ashtray P Lopez G Sterling Silver 925 bowl 137g,  Austrian Repousse Sterling Silver Story Ash tray,  VINTAGE TIFFANY CO STERLING SILVER TRAVELING FOLDING ASHTRAY SCOOPER MONO,  MEMENTO ASHTRAY DISH WITH A COIN MIDDLE STERLING SILVER MADE IN ITALY,  Vintage STERLING SILVER AZTEC ASHTRAY MEXICO 925 ESTATE FIND,  Sterling Silver Coin Dish Ashtray,  Sterling Vintage Dutch CHARACTER ASHTRAY Maker TZT or TTZ,  Vntg Mid 20th Century Sterling Silver Cut or Pressed Glass Ashtray or Coaster,  Vintage B 1 Sterling Silver Rimmed Bottle Coaster Ashtray 5 Diameter,  Solid Sterling Silver Ashtray London 1919 Goldsmiths Silversmiths Co Ash Tray,  ANTIQUE AMERICAN MWCO STERLING SILVER HAMMERED CIGAR ASH TRAY ART DECO,  Sterling silver cigarette case and personal portable sterling silver ash tray,  Vintage Sterling Ash Tray and Match Holder Set Original Box 28gms 1950s 60s,  CIRCA 1940S 925 STERLING SILVER HERBST WASSALL ASH TRAY MATCH HOLDER,  ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER CUT GLASS COASTER ASH TRAY 4 ROUND,  REED BARTON STERLING ASHTRAY SILVER SCULPTURE NO MONO,  Art Deco Solid Silver Double Cigar Stand Ashtray Chatterley Sons 1944,  Ashtray Conquistador Sterling Silver 925 Mexico La Oceanica 1950 Puerto Rico,  Frank Whiting Sterling Rim Crystal 2 3 8 Ashtray 9093 Grams Item 3528,  STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  Maciel Sterling Silver Ashtray with Mexican 1866 1 Peso Coin Free Shipping,  Sterling Tiffany Co MAKERS 18360 ashtray,  Nice Sterling Silver Mayan Aztec Mexico 4 Inch Ash Tray B3826,  Nice Sterling Silver International Windsor Deco Ashtray Dish B3803,  Camusso Sterling Silver Art Deco Ashtray w Dancing Cat Industria Peruana Plata,  Vintage Tiffany CO 18657 Makers 182 Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray No Monogram,  VINTAGE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY FROM BANGKOK MONOGRAMMED CONDITION,  Plata 925 Sterling Silver Mouse ears Ashtray Mouse Industria Argentina,  Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked Birmingham 1933 Charles S Green,  ASH TRAY STERLING SILVER CHESTER 1932 ART DECO FULLY MARKEDSIMPLE,  

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