Ash Trays – Sterling Silver


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Solid silver unusual travelling CIGAR ash Tray 437 tr oz 136 g fixes to table
Solid silver unusual travelling CIGAR ash Tray 437 tr oz 136 g fixes to table
$149.39
Vintage Antique Kingston Sterling Silver Ashtray Monogrammed AL ASA
Vintage Antique Kingston Sterling Silver Ashtray Monogrammed AL ASA
$24.99
Silver Ash Tray Match Box Holder Sterling English Hallmarked 1937
Silver Ash Tray Match Box Holder Sterling English Hallmarked 1937
$500.12
VINTAGE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER MARKED 925 ASHTRAY ASH TRAY SMALL CUP
VINTAGE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER MARKED 925 ASHTRAY ASH TRAY SMALL CUP
$39.50
Vintage Peru Sterling Ashtray Peruvian Llama
Vintage Peru Sterling Ashtray Peruvian Llama
$45.00
Sterling Silver Ashtray with Silver Coins ca 1910 1920
Sterling Silver Ashtray with Silver Coins ca 1910 1920
$295.00
Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
$52.00
Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
Vintage Sterling Silver Hand Made 1943 Ecuador Coin Cigar Ashtray
$52.00
Vintage Columbian Coin Ashtray Sterling Silver 1940
Vintage Columbian Coin Ashtray Sterling Silver 1940
$193.50
Vintage Etched Sterling Silver Mexican Sombrero Hat Ashtray w Cigarette Rest
Vintage Etched Sterling Silver Mexican Sombrero Hat Ashtray w Cigarette Rest
$89.00
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 sterling silver ashtray
vintage sterling silver ashtray
$45.00
India Blue Enamel Cloisonne Work On 925 Sterling Silver Ash Tray Stamped 360G
India Blue Enamel Cloisonne Work On 925 Sterling Silver Ash Tray Stamped 360G
$105.00
India Green Enamel Cloisonne Work On 925 Sterling Silver Ash Tray Stamped 360G
India Green Enamel Cloisonne Work On 925 Sterling Silver Ash Tray Stamped 360G
$105.00
2 Vintage Frank M Whiting Sterling Silver 925 Trim Glass Ash Tray 04 Dish
2 Vintage Frank M Whiting Sterling Silver 925 Trim Glass Ash Tray 04 Dish
$14.99
Solid silver ashtray in lovely condition 1946 british fully hallmarked
Solid silver ashtray in lovely condition 1946 british fully hallmarked
$84.44
Chines Export Lotus Flower 900 Sterling Silver Repousse Ash Tray THAN Hallmark
Chines Export Lotus Flower 900 Sterling Silver Repousse Ash Tray THAN Hallmark
$175.00
Vntg Prelude International Intaglio Crystal Glass Sterling Silver Rimmed Ashtray
Vntg Prelude International Intaglio Crystal Glass Sterling Silver Rimmed Ashtray
$24.55
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 JLR JUVENTINO LOPEZ REYES MEXICO STERLING SILVER 925 MODERNIST ASHTRAY
VINTAGE JLR JUVENTINO LOPEZ REYES MEXICO STERLING SILVER 925 MODERNIST ASHTRAY
$229.00
Vintage Fully Hallmarked Sterling Silver Plain Ash Tray 1944
Vintage Fully Hallmarked Sterling Silver Plain Ash Tray 1944
$84.44

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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.

Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray Birmingham 1915 AJ Zimmerman Ltd,  A PAIR OF STERLING SILVER MATCH BOX COVER PLUS PAIR OF ASH TRAY,  Set of 4 Vintage Stieff Sterling Silver Ashtray Butter Pat 180 gram 048,  ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY English CRAVENS COUNTRY CLUB,  Vintage P Lopez Sterling Silver Ashtray Rarest Space Rocket Design,  ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  Vintage Sanborn Mexico Sterling Footed Ashtray,  Antique Peruvian Welsch Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray Amano 925 Llamas 9 oz Peru,  VINTAGE MODERNIST ARTIST SIGNED P LOPEZ G MEXICO STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  925 Sterling Silver Taxco Hecho en Mexico Mayan Aztec Sun Calendar Ashtray,  Sterling Tray Boardman 925 Silver Ashtray NVEA Masters Pairs 615 Grams,  STERLING SILVER MERIDEN BRITANNIA HANDLED SHELL DISH FOOTED BOWL ASHTRAY 115 GR,  Antique Sterling Silver Ashtray Scalloped Shell Footed Candy Dish Birmingham 45g,  Beautiful Vintage Peru 925 Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray 5 1 4 26 oz,  Beautiful Vintage Peru 925 Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray Leaf Motif 27 oz,  Superb Seldom Seen Sterling Portable Ashtray Signed RBlackinton,  1930s Maciel Sterling Silver Wheelbarrow Ashtray Lot 1200,  Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Bowl Ashtray 845,  QUAKER Sterling Silver pedestal Ashtray S19 Marked,  Webster Art Deco Sterling Silver Match Safe and Cigarette Ashtray Two Piece Set,  Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray by William Spratling,  ANTIQUE NIELLO ENGRAVED SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY,  Solid Silver HMS Vernon Ashtray Birmingham 1932 562g,  Antique Sterling Silver Ashtray Birmingham 1944 574 g Hukin,  STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  Antique Sterling Silver P Lopez Modernists Ashtray,  Silver Vesta Case Ashtray Sterling English Glass Matchsafe Hallmarked 1895,  Antique ROGERS SILVER Sterling Crystal Large ASHTRAY Candy Dish 6 1 2 Diam,  Fine Vtg Taxco Mexican Hammered Sterling Silver Dish Ashtray Spratling Era Signd,  Nice Sterling Silver Vintage Mexico Detailed Cowboy Hat Ashtray 575 B2912,  2 Vintage Crystal Ashtray Sterling Rim Prelude Pattern International Silver NA13,  Very Nice Sterling Silver Mexico JR Dolphin COY Fish Ashtray B2927,  Vintage Frank M Whiting Co Sterling Silver Rim Glass Ashtray Coasters Set 4,  STERLING SILVER VINTAGE TRINKET DISH ASHTRAY ETCHED MWP IC25634,  Mexican Maciel Sterling Silver 925 Wheel Barrel Ashtray Sculpture,  GERMAN SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY TRAY Germany c1900s Israel Import c1950s Excelt Rare,  CHILEAN SOLID SILVER TRAY FOOTED ASHTRAY DISH 900 Silver Chile ca1940s,  TAXCO STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY PLATE MODERN Handcrafted by Lopez Mexico c1950s,  Tiffany Co Sterling Silver Ash Tray,  Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked STUNNING DESIGN c1900,  Sterling Silver Ash Tray Poston Products Ltd 1950s 60s DV8,  ASHTRAY 800 STANDARD STERLING SILVER ITALY CIRCA 1950 CAST ASTETIC DESGN MARKED,  MINIATURE NOVELTY HAT ASH TRAY STERLING SILVER WITH A BOW MARKED BIRMINGHAM 1940,  Glass sterling silver coaster ashtray Frank Whiting,  Vintage Early 20c German Machine Age Sterling Silver Crystal Ash Tray,  BOODLES Sterling Silver Liverpool Golf Club Ash Tray,  BOODLE DUNTHORNE Sterling Silver Formby Golf Club Ash Tray,  BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER RIMMED DISH ASH TRAY BOWL Birmingham 1928,  Vintage Hans Jensen DENMARK Plated Sterling Silver Repousse Ashtray EXCELLENT,  A PAIR OF STERLING SILVER MATCH BOX COVER PLUS PAIR OF ASH TRAY,  

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