Ash Trays – Sterling Silver


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Vintage Stieff Sterling Silver Miniature Nut Trinket Dish Ash Tray 048 L A F
Vintage Stieff Sterling Silver Miniature Nut Trinket Dish Ash Tray 048 L A F
$75.00
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
$159.00
VINTAGE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER MARKED 925 ASHTRAY ASH TRAY SMALL CUP
VINTAGE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER MARKED 925 ASHTRAY ASH TRAY SMALL CUP
$39.50
Ayre and Taylor Co Washington Sterling Silver Dish Ash Tray
Ayre and Taylor Co Washington Sterling Silver Dish Ash Tray
$25.00
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver  Cut Glass Ashtray Birmingham 1899
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Cut Glass Ashtray Birmingham 1899
$43.87
127 oz 360 GRAMS STERLING SILVER BOWL 10  5 ASHTRAY USE OR SCRAP ALVIN STE5
127 oz 360 GRAMS STERLING SILVER BOWL 10 5 ASHTRAY USE OR SCRAP ALVIN STE5
$180.95
LOVELY SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY BIRM 1936 511g 18oz
LOVELY SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY BIRM 1936 511g 18oz
$80.43
Ornate Sterling Silver Dragon Ashtray Trinket Dish Bowl Indonesia c1945
Ornate Sterling Silver Dragon Ashtray Trinket Dish Bowl Indonesia c1945
$35.00
Frank M Whiting Antique Sterling Silver Hy Glo Table Lighter  Ashtray
Frank M Whiting Antique Sterling Silver Hy Glo Table Lighter Ashtray
$43.99
CHINESE EXPORT LOTUS FLOWER 900 STERLING SILVER REPOUSSE ASH TRAY THAN HALLMARK
CHINESE EXPORT LOTUS FLOWER 900 STERLING SILVER REPOUSSE ASH TRAY THAN HALLMARK
$175.00
Art Deco 1935 Unusual stylish Solid silver art deco ashtray
Art Deco 1935 Unusual stylish Solid silver art deco ashtray
$95.05
Solid silver ashtray in lovely condition 1954 aidie bros lovely condition
Solid silver ashtray in lovely condition 1954 aidie bros lovely condition
$58.49
1919 Robert Chandler Birmingham Silver Ashtray Ash Tray British Sterling
1919 Robert Chandler Birmingham Silver Ashtray Ash Tray British Sterling
$212.00
Unusual vintage h m Solid Silver ashtray with Monogrammed Matchbox holder
Unusual vintage h m Solid Silver ashtray with Monogrammed Matchbox holder
$217.89
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
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
Vintage Antique Kingston Sterling Silver Ashtray Monogrammed AL ASA
Vintage Antique Kingston Sterling Silver Ashtray Monogrammed AL ASA
$26.99
HERBST  WASSAL BY WM WISE  SONS STERLING SILVER Match Box Holder Ashtray
HERBST WASSAL BY WM WISE SONS STERLING SILVER Match Box Holder Ashtray
$450.00
MEXICAN STERLING SILVER INDIVIDUAL ASHTRAY shell form
MEXICAN STERLING SILVER INDIVIDUAL ASHTRAY shell form
$14.99
MARIA CRISTINA ALESSANDRO MAGRINO STERLING MOUNTED CRYSTAL 2 CIGAR ASHTRAY
MARIA CRISTINA ALESSANDRO MAGRINO STERLING MOUNTED CRYSTAL 2 CIGAR ASHTRAY
$79.99
Vintage German 800 Solid Silver 529g Detailed Ash Tray Superb Condition
Vintage German 800 Solid Silver 529g Detailed Ash Tray Superb Condition
$87.67

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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.

Mid Century Sterling Ashtray,  STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY,  1900 Circa Gorham Art Deco Sterling Silver Ash Tray MAGNIFICENT,  Antique Tiffany Co Sterling Silver Ashtray Engraved New York date letter C NR,  Vintage Sterling Silver Ashtray,  MEXICAN STERLING SILVER SOMBRERO ASHTRAY SIGNED RJ 546 grams 41 8 WIDE,  Tiffany Sterling Silver ashtray Seashell Dish1900 1940 V Good Cond 153,  Silver Ashtray Sterling Antique English Cigar Table Hallmarked 1894,  Silver Ash Tray Match Box Holder Sterling English Hallmarked 1937,  Antique 1900 1940 Frank M Whiting Sterling and Crystal Coasters Ashtray 4,  Victorian Sterling Silver Sampson Mordan Harvey Ash Tray 1904,  Tiffany and Co Vintage Sterling Candy Dish Ash Tray with Original Pouch NICE,  118Vintage Sterling Silver Signed Samborn AshtrayMexico Rare,  Solid Silver Pin Dish Ash Tray Hallmarked Sheffield 1994 Carrs of Sheffield,  Antique Sterling Silver Ash Tray,  VINTAGE STERLING SILVER 3 FOOTED ASHTRAY with RUSSIAN HALLMARKGIFT QUALITY,  ANTIQUE SOLID SILVER GLASS MATCH VESTA CASE ASHTRAY JOHN GRINSELL BIRM 1894,  TOP QUALITY STERLING SILVER DOG ASH TRAY 1937 WIRE HAIR FOX TERRIER DECO ANTIQUE,  Antique Sterling Silver WGAC Ashtray Bowl Womens Golf Associated Of Calif,  Vintage Sterling Silver 925 ASH TRAY English Birmingham,  Sterling Silver Ash Tray,  P LOPEZ MADE IN MEXICO 925 STERLING SILVER MODERNIST FOOTED ASH TRAY,  Vintage Taxco Sterling Silver Clam Shell Ashtray Coin Dish Signed Lot of 2,  Tiffany Co Cigar Ashtray 925 Sterling Silver Vintage Antique 18657 SMOOTH,  VINTAGE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY BRAZIL 1960 4 1 4 WIDE 72 GRAMS BBA 4,  ASHTRAY HAT SHAPED MADE IN STERLING SIVER LONDON 1905,  Sterling silver SHREVECO Ashtray,  BEAUTIFUL OLD VTG ANTIQUE 800 STERLING SILVER DUTCH COUNTRYSIDE ASHTRAY VGC,  VINTAGE MID CENTURY REGENCY SILVER CITY GLASS COMPANY STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  4 1883 F B Rogers Silver Co Sterling Silver 925 Glass Ashtray Coaster Antique,  Vintage Mayan Sun God Calendar Ash Tray Solid 925 Sterling Silver Mexico,  CARTIER STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY,  ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER ASHTRAY,  Antique Vintage Individual Sterling Silver Ash Tray Match Box In Original Box,  ANTIQUE EXQUISITE TIFFANYCO STERLING SILVER ASH TRAY 19099C,  ASH TRAY Vintage BALDWIN MILLER Co STERLING 925 silver BAMBOO pattern EXC,  Vintage Sanborn Mexico Sterling Footed Ashtray,  STERLING SILVER MEXICAN ASHTRAY 1943 UN PESO COIN BOTTOM 4737 g MARKED,  Portugal Beautiful Antique Old Solid Silver Ashtray Hallmarked AMAZING,  Mexico Sterling Silver Sombrero 4 Ash Tray Marked RJ,  Vintage Cravioto Sterling Silver Figural Sombrero Ashtray or Pin Tray,  Glass sterling silver coaster ashtray Frank Whiting,  STERLING SILVER MODERNISTIC ASHTRAY,  Silver Vesta Case Ashtray Sterling English Glass Matchsafe Hallmarked 1895,  BEAUTIFUL SOLID SILVER ASHTRAY London 1965C J VANDERS LTD,  Vintage Whiting Mfg Co Sterling Silver Rimmed Hy glo Table Lighter and Ashtray,  Sterling Silver and Glass Fluted Dish Coaster Ashtray Pre owned,  ANTIQUE AMERICAN MWCO STERLING SILVER HAMMERED ASH TRAY ART DECO CANADIAN,  2 Vintage Frank M Whiting Co Sterling Silver Glass Coaster Ashtray No04,  CHILEAN SOLID SILVER TRAY FOOTED ASHTRAY DISH 900 Silver Chile ca1940s,  

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