Ash Trays – Sterling Silver


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VINTAGE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER ENAMEL WORK ASHTRAY IND 741
VINTAGE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER ENAMEL WORK ASHTRAY IND 741
$99.99
2 Vintage Frank M Whiting  Co Sterling Silver  Glass Coaster Ashtray No04
2 Vintage Frank M Whiting Co Sterling Silver Glass Coaster Ashtray No04
$15.95
Vintage Mexico Taxco Ashtray AHU Sterling 925 Eagle 1 Mayan Aztec motif Used Bin
Vintage Mexico Taxco Ashtray AHU Sterling 925 Eagle 1 Mayan Aztec motif Used Bin
$50.00
Sterling Silver Colombian Ashtray LAMPREA 43 g Unique Treasure 1900 1940s
Sterling Silver Colombian Ashtray LAMPREA 43 g Unique Treasure 1900 1940s
$102.00
1930 Solid Sterling Silver Hallmarked Rounded Ashtray Walker
1930 Solid Sterling Silver Hallmarked Rounded Ashtray Walker
$69.62
Tiffany  Co Sterling Silver Ash Tray
Tiffany Co Sterling Silver Ash Tray
$139.00
Vintage Antique Kingston Sterling Silver Ashtray Monogrammed AL ASA
Vintage Antique Kingston Sterling Silver Ashtray Monogrammed AL ASA
$24.99
Quaker Sterling Silver Pedestal Ashtray S19 Marked  Other Hallmarks 463g
Quaker Sterling Silver Pedestal Ashtray S19 Marked Other Hallmarks 463g
$9.99
Glass sterling silver coaster ashtray Frank Whiting
Glass sterling silver coaster ashtray Frank Whiting
$7.15
Vintage Solid Silver Attractive Arts  Crafts Style Ash Tray 4375YVG
Vintage Solid Silver Attractive Arts Crafts Style Ash Tray 4375YVG
$44.30
TAXCO STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY PLATE MODERN Handcrafted by Lopez Mexico c1950s
TAXCO STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY PLATE MODERN Handcrafted by Lopez Mexico c1950s
$745.00
GERMAN SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY TRAY Germany c1900s Israel Import c1950s Excelt Rare
GERMAN SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY TRAY Germany c1900s Israel Import c1950s Excelt Rare
$375.00
CHILEAN SOLID SILVER TRAY FOOTED ASHTRAY DISH 900 Silver Chile c1940s Excel Cond
CHILEAN SOLID SILVER TRAY FOOTED ASHTRAY DISH 900 Silver Chile c1940s Excel Cond
$245.00
Set of 4 Vintage Stieff Sterling Silver Ashtray Butter Pat 180 gram 048
Set of 4 Vintage Stieff Sterling Silver Ashtray Butter Pat 180 gram 048
$139.00
8 Vintage Sterling Silver Rim Glass Coaster or ashtray set Marked STERLING STC
8 Vintage Sterling Silver Rim Glass Coaster or ashtray set Marked STERLING STC
$54.77
Silver Vesta Case Ashtray Sterling English Glass Matchsafe Hallmarked 1895
Silver Vesta Case Ashtray Sterling English Glass Matchsafe Hallmarked 1895
$1,259.52
Antique Sterling Silver Ash Tray
Antique Sterling Silver Ash Tray
$129.99
Hand Wrought GH French Sterling Silver AShtray NUT DISH COASTER Mono W or M
Hand Wrought GH French Sterling Silver AShtray NUT DISH COASTER Mono W or M
$19.99
VINTAGE Viners SOLID sterling SILVER engine turned SQUARE ASHTRAY Sheffield 1965
VINTAGE Viners SOLID sterling SILVER engine turned SQUARE ASHTRAY Sheffield 1965
$62.66
LARGE BULGARI BVLGARI STERLING SILVER CIGAR ASHTRAY SOLID HEAVY RARE DESIGN
LARGE BULGARI BVLGARI STERLING SILVER CIGAR ASHTRAY SOLID HEAVY RARE DESIGN
$1,195.00
VTG Sterling Silver 925 DISH Ashtray Salt PERU scrap use 551g FREE SHIP
VTG Sterling Silver 925 DISH Ashtray Salt PERU scrap use 551g FREE SHIP
$89.99

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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.

Antique INTERNATIONAL Sterling Silver Hand Hammered Ashtray 4,  BEAUTIFUL SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY London 1965C J VANDERS LTD,  Spain Spanish Solid Silver Vintage Ashtray Grapes Wine Woman Man Ash Tray,  STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  Silver Ash Tray Sterling Vintage English Hallmarked 1957,  Vintage TAVARA PERU 925 Sterling Silver Ashtray Dish 49 Grams,  Antique Edwardian 1902 Bham sterling silver individual cigar ash tray E5012,  Sterling Silver Ashtray with Acorn Handle 2483,  Sterling Silver Sombrero Mexico Large 4 x 35 Ring Jewellery dish Or Ashtray,  3 Vintage Sterling Silver Glass Coaster ash Tray,  VINTAGE STERLING SILVER GOLF CLUB CIGAR ASH TRAY,  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,  Solid Sterling Silver Ashtray London 1919 Goldsmiths Silversmiths Co Ash Tray,  Maria Cristina Alessandro Magrino Sterling Mounted Crystal 2 Cigar Ashtray,  Antique Sterling Silver P Lopez Modernists Ashtray,  Vintage c1950 Venezuela Simon Bolivar Sterling Silver Ash Tray,  DUTCH REPOUSSE STERLING SILVER EMBOSSED SIGNED ASHTRAY GREAT CONDITION,  VINTAGE BULGARI BVLGARI COLUMN DESIGN STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY RARE DESIGN,  S 60 Vintage Mexican Sterling Silver Hat Ash Tray Signed Mexico Sterling,  Juvento Lopez Reyes Sterling Modernist Ashtray Mexico,  Vintage Silent Butler Ashtray Crumb Catcher Hallmarked Sterling Silver,  ANTIQUE SOLID STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY TWO FISH CONTINENTAL MADE 1950,  ANTIQUE NIELLO ENGRAVED SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY,  8 Vintage Sterling Silver Rim Glass Coaster or ashtray set Marked STERLING STC,  Sterling Silver Glass Ashtray or Coaster Maker Unknown,  Frank Whiting Glass Ash Tray With Sterling Rim Set of Two,  Antique Peruvian Welsch Sterling Silver Cigar Ashtray Amano 925 Llamas 9 oz Peru,  Nice Sterling Silver International Windsor Deco Ashtray Dish B3803,  Nice Sterling Silver Mayan Aztec Mexico 4 Inch Ash Tray B3826,  Sterling 370 Grams Not weighted Taster Spoons Ashtray Tongs Bottle Coaster,  STERLING SILVER Mexican ASH TRAY NUT DISH SCOOP,  MINIATURE WINE COOLER ASH TRAY STERLING SILVER SWEDISH FULLY MARKED GOOD ORDER,  BEAUTIFUL STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY WITH PERUANA LIMA 9 COIN 1894,  PERUANA PLATA 925 STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  925 Sterling silver ash tray 202 grms vintage for cigar and cigarette,  VINTAGE STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY SET WITH HOLDER ORNATE,  Nice Sterling Silver Hand Wrought Peruvian Ashtray Dish B3807,  Antique Sterling Silver Hallmarked Meriden Britannia Ash Tray 53 Grams,  Vintage Tiffany Co Sterling Silver Trinket Tray 925 Miniature tray Ash tray,  Webster Hammered Sterling Silver Match Holders Ashtrays Lot of 11 Monogrammed,  Nice Sterling Silver Vintage Mexico Detailed Cowboy Hat Ashtray 575 B2912,  Very Nice Sterling Silver Mexico JR Dolphin COY Fish Ashtray B2927,  STERLING SILVER VINTAGE TRINKET DISH ASHTRAY ETCHED MWP IC25634,  Rare Vintage SUZUYO Japan 950 STERLING SILVER Cigarette Match Holder Ashtray,  Sterling silver cigarette case and personal portable sterling silver ash tray,  Traditional Handmade Design 925 Sterling SILVER Small Ash Tray Floral Motif,  HERBST WASSALL BY WM WISE SONS STERLING SILVER Match Box Holder Ashtray,  Amston Sterling Silver Rim on Glass Large Wine Coaster or Ashtray,  Mexico Sterling Silver Sombrero 4 Ash Tray Marked RJ,  

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