Ash Trays – Sterling Silver


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Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
$60.00
Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
$60.00
Solid Sterling Silver Vintage 4 Floral Ash Tray Bowl Dish 475g Art Nouveau
Solid Sterling Silver Vintage 4 Floral Ash Tray Bowl Dish 475g Art Nouveau
$44.95
VINTAGE 925 STERLING SILVER FOOTED ASHTRAY AESTHETIC SHELL DESIGN MACIEL MEXICO
VINTAGE 925 STERLING SILVER FOOTED ASHTRAY AESTHETIC SHELL DESIGN MACIEL MEXICO
$59.00
Lopez Taxco Sterling Silver Ashtray
Lopez Taxco Sterling Silver Ashtray
$175.00
Vintage 6 Sterling Silver Overlay Glass Ash Tray
Vintage 6 Sterling Silver Overlay Glass Ash Tray
$9.50
Vintage Sterling Silver South American Ashtray w Colombian Coins
Vintage Sterling Silver South American Ashtray w Colombian Coins
$79.99
STERLING SEASHELL ASHTRAYBEAUTIFUL
STERLING SEASHELL ASHTRAYBEAUTIFUL
$25.00
Solid silver ashtray in lovely condition 1946 british fully hallmarked
Solid silver ashtray in lovely condition 1946 british fully hallmarked
$85.83
DUTCH 830 SILVER FIGURAL SHOE CIGAR ASHTRAY NOT STERLING LANDSCAPE HOLLAND COWS
DUTCH 830 SILVER FIGURAL SHOE CIGAR ASHTRAY NOT STERLING LANDSCAPE HOLLAND COWS
$229.00
DUTCH 830 SILVER FIGURAL SHOE CIGAR ASHTRAY NOT STERLING LANDSCAPE HOLLAND SMAL
DUTCH 830 SILVER FIGURAL SHOE CIGAR ASHTRAY NOT STERLING LANDSCAPE HOLLAND SMAL
$159.00
RARE Newmans Silver Shop Reno Sterling Ash Tray w 1879 S Morgan Dollar
RARE Newmans Silver Shop Reno Sterling Ash Tray w 1879 S Morgan Dollar
$237.49
Gorham Sterling Silver Ships Wheel Motif Coaster  Ashtray 269 Set of 4
Gorham Sterling Silver Ships Wheel Motif Coaster Ashtray 269 Set of 4
$332.49
William Spratling Sterling Silver Ashtray
William Spratling Sterling Silver Ashtray
$435.00
Sterling silver SHREVECO Ashtray
Sterling silver SHREVECO Ashtray
$350.00
German Vintage Solid Silver Edged Cut Glass Ash Tray 585 1 VWY
German Vintage Solid Silver Edged Cut Glass Ash Tray 585 1 VWY
$47.53
Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked Birmingham 1933 Charles S Green
Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked Birmingham 1933 Charles S Green
$39.55
Stamped Antique Sterling silver ashtray 1116 4
Stamped Antique Sterling silver ashtray 1116 4
$115.00
Siam Sterling Silver Ash Tray
Siam Sterling Silver Ash Tray
$79.99
Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked Birmingham 1933 Charles S Green
Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked Birmingham 1933 Charles S Green
$39.55
Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked Birmingham 1933 Charles S Green
Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked Birmingham 1933 Charles S Green
$39.55

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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.

STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  Vintage Frank M Whiting Sterling Silver Trim Glass Ash Tray,  MEXICAN STERLING SILVER INDIVIDUAL ASHTRAY shell form,  Vntg Prelude International Intaglio Crystal Glass Sterling Silver Rimmed Ashtray,  HERBST WASSAL BY WM WISE SONS STERLING SILVER Match Box Holder Ashtray,  GORGEOUS GERMAN ART DECO 1930S SOLID SILVER 835 ASHTRAY L,  PAIR OF ASHTRAY STERLING SILVER ARROW BORDER SHEFFIELD 1927 WALKER,  Set of 6 Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray by LUNT Co 1169,  CHINESE EXPORT LOTUS FLOWER 900 STERLING SILVER REPOUSSE ASH TRAY THAN HALLMARK,  RARE STERLING SILVER HAND HAMMERED ART DECO ASHTRAY NETHERLANDS 1937,  RARE STERLING SILVER HAND HAMMERED ART DECO ASHTRAY NETHERLANDS 1936,  ref165BX Antique Ornate Solid Silver Ashtray,  Vintage Columbian Coin Ashtray Sterling Silver 1940,  Antique Sterling Silver P Lopez Modernists Ashtray,  PERSIAN OR EASTERN EUROPEAN SOLID SILVER ASH TRAY,  ANTIQUE SOLID STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY TWO FISH CONTINENTAL MADE 1950,  2 Vintage Crystal Ashtray Sterling Rim Prelude Pattern International Silver NA13,  Beautiful Vintage Peru 925 Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray Leaf Motif 27 oz,  Beautiful Vintage Peru 925 Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray 5 1 4 26 oz,  STERLING SILVER VINTAGE DUAL MEXICO DESIGN ASHTRAY HF23327,  Authentic Bulgari Bvlgari Sterling Silver Roman Coin Ash Tray Dish RARE,  India Green Enamel Cloisonne Work On 925 Sterling Silver Ash Tray Stamped 360G,  India Blue Enamel Cloisonne Work On 925 Sterling Silver Ash Tray Stamped 360G,  Frank M Whiting Antique Sterling Silver Hy Glo Table Lighter Ashtray,  Antique London 1899 WC Sterling Silver Ash Tray 83grams Victorian NOT SCRAP,  Solid Sterling Silver 7 pc Ashtray Set Shell Motif Vintage Taxco Mexico Plat Mex,  ITALIAN STERLING SILVER MEMENTO ASH TRAY COIN MIDDLE 1950 MARKED,  Vintage 900 Sterling VENEZUELA ASHTRAY OR SMALL FLAT BOWL 86 Grams,  Vintage Stieff Sterling Silver Miniature Nut Trinket Dish Ash Tray 048 L A F ,  BOODLES Sterling Silver Liverpool Golf Club Ash Tray,  STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY,  1900 Circa Gorham Art Deco Sterling Silver Ash Tray MAGNIFICENT,  Frank M Whiting Co Sterling Silver Rim Glass Ashtray Coasters Set 4 initial H,  EMPRESA PLAT Mex SA MEXICO CITY EAGLE 20 STERLING Silver MAYAN AZTEC ASHTRAY,  ASH TRAY Vintage BALDWIN MILLER Co STERLING 925 silver BAMBOO pattern EXC,  VINTAGE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER MARKED 925 ASHTRAY ASH TRAY SMALL CUP ,  Gorgeous Rare Sterling Silver 925 Elegant All decorated Footed Ashtray Bowl Tray,  Vintage Etched Sterling Silver Mexican Sombrero Hat Ashtray w Cigarette Rest,  Nice William Spratling sterling 925 cigar cigarette ashtray,  Silver Ash Tray Match Box Holder Sterling English Hallmarked 1937,  SPLENDID VINTAGE ASIAN HINDU SOLID SILVER STERLING ASHTRAY SIAM c1945,  VINTAGE ORNATE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY ECUADOR 485 GRAMS,  Peruvian One Peseta 1880 Silver Coin Ashtray Sterling Silver 925,  Solid Silver Pin Dish Ash Tray Hallmarked Sheffield 1994 Carrs of Sheffield,  Antique Sterling Silver Ash Tray,  925 English Sterling silver ash tray,  Sterling Silver Mayan Ashtray Aztec Sun Calendar AHU 925 Mexico,  ANTIQUE SOLID SILVER GLASS MATCH VESTA CASE ASHTRAY JOHN GRINSELL BIRM 1894,  Antique Sterling Silver WGAC Ashtray Bowl Womens Golf Associated Of Calif,  Silver Ashtray Sterling Antique English Cigar Table Hallmarked 1894,  

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