Ash Trays – Sterling Silver


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Glass sterling silver coaster ashtray Frank Whiting
Glass sterling silver coaster ashtray Frank Whiting
$6.99
Mexico Sterling Silver Sombrero 4 Ash Tray Marked RJ
Mexico Sterling Silver Sombrero 4 Ash Tray Marked RJ
$89.95
Portugal Beautiful Antique Old Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked AMAZING
Portugal Beautiful Antique Old Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked AMAZING
$29.99
STERLING SILVER MEXICAN ASHTRAY 1943 UN PESO COIN BOTTOM 4737 g MARKED
STERLING SILVER MEXICAN ASHTRAY 1943 UN PESO COIN BOTTOM 4737 g MARKED
$92.00
ASH TRAY Vintage BALDWIN  MILLER Co STERLING 925 silver BAMBOO pattern EXC
ASH TRAY Vintage BALDWIN MILLER Co STERLING 925 silver BAMBOO pattern EXC
$150.00
Vintage Mayan Sun God Calendar Ash Tray Solid 925 Sterling Silver Mexico
Vintage Mayan Sun God Calendar Ash Tray Solid 925 Sterling Silver Mexico
$49.95
Sterling silver SHREVECO Ashtray
Sterling silver SHREVECO Ashtray
$350.00
VINTAGE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY BRAZIL 1960 4 1 4 WIDE 72 GRAMS  BBA 4
VINTAGE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY BRAZIL 1960 4 1 4 WIDE 72 GRAMS BBA 4
$399.99
Tiffany  Co Cigar Ashtray Sterling Silver 925 Vintage Antique 18657 SMOOTH
Tiffany Co Cigar Ashtray Sterling Silver 925 Vintage Antique 18657 SMOOTH
$249.95
Tiffany  Co 925 Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray Antique Vintage 18657 B PATTERNED
Tiffany Co 925 Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray Antique Vintage 18657 B PATTERNED
$249.95
P LOPEZ MADE IN MEXICO 925 STERLING SILVER MODERNIST FOOTED ASH TRAY
P LOPEZ MADE IN MEXICO 925 STERLING SILVER MODERNIST FOOTED ASH TRAY
$175.00
Antique Sterling Silver Ash Tray
Antique Sterling Silver Ash Tray
$129.99
118Vintage Sterling Silver Signed Samborn AshtrayMexico Rare
118Vintage Sterling Silver Signed Samborn AshtrayMexico Rare
$50.59
Vintage Columbian sterling silver ash tray 925 with Aztec Figures
Vintage Columbian sterling silver ash tray 925 with Aztec Figures
$150.00
Silver Ashtray Sterling Antique English Cigar Table Hallmarked 1894
Silver Ashtray Sterling Antique English Cigar Table Hallmarked 1894
$792.87
Silver Ash Tray Match Box Holder Sterling English Hallmarked 1937
Silver Ash Tray Match Box Holder Sterling English Hallmarked 1937
$560.10
STERLING SILVER ON COPPER ASHTRAY PERU VICKY 925
STERLING SILVER ON COPPER ASHTRAY PERU VICKY 925
$9.99
F B Rogers Silver Co Sterling Silver 925 Glass Ashtray Coaster Antique 2
F B Rogers Silver Co Sterling Silver 925 Glass Ashtray Coaster Antique 2
$5.00
Tiffany Sterling Silver ashtray Seashell Dish1900 1940 V Good Cond 153
Tiffany Sterling Silver ashtray Seashell Dish1900 1940 V Good Cond 153
$225.00
ANTIQUE EXQUISITE TIFFANYCO STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY 19099C
ANTIQUE EXQUISITE TIFFANYCO STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY 19099C
$175.00
Vintage Juventino Lopez Reyes Mexico 325 by 25 Ashtray in Sterling Silver
Vintage Juventino Lopez Reyes Mexico 325 by 25 Ashtray in Sterling Silver
$99.99

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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.

BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER RIMMED DISH ASH TRAY BOWL Birmingham 1928,  STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY 1900 1913 BIRMINGHAM A J ZIMMERMAN,  Plata Sterling 925 Peru Vintage Ashtray,  A stunning stylish hevy solid silver ash tray Birmingham 1958 VGC 125 grams,  EXCELLENT LARGE 107 GRAMS STERLING SILVER WALSALL GOLF CLUB ASH TRAY 1964,  Vintage Norwegian Norway J TOSTRUP 830S Silver Ashtray Candy Nut Dish Sterling,  Unique Colombian Sterling Silver Ashtray with Coins 511,  CHILEAN SOLID SILVER TRAY FOOTED ASHTRAY DISH 900 Silver Chile ca1940s,  GERMAN SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY TRAY Germany c1900s Israel Import c1950s Excelt Rare,  TAXCO STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY PLATE MODERN Handcrafted by Lopez Mexico c1950s,  STERLING SILVER RARE PERSONAL ASHTRAY,  Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray 1751g,  MINIATURE NOVELTY HAT ASH TRAY STERLING SILVER WITH A BOW MARKED BIRMINGHAM 1940,  GOOD STERLING SILVER CUT GLASS CIGAR ASHTRAY ANTIQUE 1904,  Vintage Early 20c German Machine Age Sterling Silver Crystal Ash Tray,  Frank Whiting Glass Sterling Table Lighter With Matching Coaster Ashtray,  ANTIQUE M B 925 STERLING CLEAR CRYSTAL ASHTRAY FROM GERMANY,  Large 134 Gram Vintage Mid Century JENNYS Sterling Silver HEART Ashtray Mexico,  Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray Stand w 6 Footed Clam Shell Trays,  Vintage sterling silver ashtray,  OLD FBROGERS TAUNTON STERLING SILVER RIM WINE BOTTLE GLASS COASTER PIN ASHTRAY,  Beautiful Russian Sterling 875 and Cut Glass Crystal Ashtray Hallmarked,  F B Rogers Silver Co Sterling Silver 925 Glass Ashtray Coaster Antique 2,  MAYAN STERLING SILVER FOOTED ASHTRAY AVB HENCO MEXICO 925 94 GRAMS,  STERLING SILVER ON COPPER ASHTRAY PERU VICKY 925,  Ash Tray made of 1970s Mexican Centavos Base Sterling Silver Marked,  solid silver antique1911 12 chester ash tray,  ENGLISH STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY LONDON 1947 BY JDLd 56 grams 1,  ENGLISH STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY LONDON 1947 BY JDLd 56 grams 2,  Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray Sheffield 1944,  Sanborns Mexican Sterling Silver Spoon Rest Plate Coaster Ashtray c1940,  Solid Silver Ash Tray Hallmarked Birmingham 1987,  Silver Ash Tray Sterling Vintage English Hallmarked 1957,  SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY BIRMINGHAM 1910 A J ZIMMERMAN Great condition,  Sterling silver ashtray,  ANTIQUE ISLAMIC PERSIAN SOLID SILVER CIGARETTE ASHTRAY HAND MADE 105 GM,  Sterling silver ashtray,  CHRISTmas 1953 BOB F WHITING STERLING GLASS ASHTRAY 06 675 Desk Tray,  Sterling silver ashtray,  Sterling Silver Colombian Ashtray LAMPREA 43 g Unique Treasure 1900 1940s,  925 Sterling Silver Taxco Hecho en Mexico Mayan Aztec Sun Calendar Ashtray,  Sterling silver cigarette case and personal portable sterling silver ash tray,  Old Mexican Sterling Silver Art Deco Ruffled Ashtray Bowl Signed MRR Perlita,  Sanborg Mexico Sterling Silver 4 Shell Shape Ash Tray Dish,  CIRCA 1940S 925 STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY MATCH HOLDER HERBST WASSALL TIFFANY,  BOODLES Sterling Silver Liverpool Golf Club Ash Tray,  Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray with raised centre 118 grams,  Vintage Sterling silver ashtray,  Spain Spanish Solid Silver Vintage Ashtray Grapes Wine Woman Man Ash Tray,  Traditional Handmade Design 925 Sterling SILVER Small Ash Tray Floral Motif,  

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