Dishes & Coasters – Silverplate


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In today's economic cycle it is smart to get the most you can for your purchasing power. So, there is little reason to over-spend for antique silverplate dishes or coasters, especially with the competition online merchants provide, in terms of price, quality and service.

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VTG Gorham Strasbourg EP YC 3144 Silver Plate Pedestal Bonbon Compote Candy Dish
VTG Gorham Strasbourg EP YC 3144 Silver Plate Pedestal Bonbon Compote Candy Dish
$7.99
SilverPlate Chafing Serving Dish Oil Burner Warmer Works Buffet Vintage
SilverPlate Chafing Serving Dish Oil Burner Warmer Works Buffet Vintage
$19.95
PAIRPOINT SILVERPLATE OLIVE CONDIMENT DISH
PAIRPOINT SILVERPLATE OLIVE CONDIMENT DISH
$14.99
Antique Atkin Brothers Sheffield UK EPNS Silverplate Covered Entree Serving Dish
Antique Atkin Brothers Sheffield UK EPNS Silverplate Covered Entree Serving Dish
$29.00
SILVER PLATE DISH
SILVER PLATE DISH
$6.75
Wallace Silverplate Triple Bowl Condiment Dish No 9779
Wallace Silverplate Triple Bowl Condiment Dish No 9779
$34.99
Silverplate Trinket Dish WMF IKORA Tray Footed Small Leaf Made in Germany
Silverplate Trinket Dish WMF IKORA Tray Footed Small Leaf Made in Germany
$6.90
Matching Vintage Oneida Silverplate Pedestal Compote Candy Dish
Matching Vintage Oneida Silverplate Pedestal Compote Candy Dish
$27.99
Webster Wilcox Silver plate 4 Piece Chafing Dish International Silver Co 3275
Webster Wilcox Silver plate 4 Piece Chafing Dish International Silver Co 3275
$35.00
VTG Silverplate silver plated OPENWORK round dish holder w handles 8 round
VTG Silverplate silver plated OPENWORK round dish holder w handles 8 round
$28.95
VTG 1930s FORBES SILVER CO Silverplate FILIGREE FOOTED CANDY TRINKET DISH LID
VTG 1930s FORBES SILVER CO Silverplate FILIGREE FOOTED CANDY TRINKET DISH LID
$25.97
Vintage Small Covered Butter Candy Dish Silverplate By International Silver
Vintage Small Covered Butter Candy Dish Silverplate By International Silver
$9.99
VINTAGE ANTIQUE SILVERPLATE SERVING DISH WITH LID NO GLASS INSERT
VINTAGE ANTIQUE SILVERPLATE SERVING DISH WITH LID NO GLASS INSERT
$15.38
A lovely Art Nouveau silver plate and coloured glass Preserve dish and spoon VGC
A lovely Art Nouveau silver plate and coloured glass Preserve dish and spoon VGC
$67.61
VINTAGE HAND CHASED SILVER PLATE NUTBON BON DISH BOWL ANIMAL FEET FLOWER ORNATE
VINTAGE HAND CHASED SILVER PLATE NUTBON BON DISH BOWL ANIMAL FEET FLOWER ORNATE
$48.00
VINTAGE SILVER PLATE PLATTERDISHSHALLOW BOWLTRAY FLOWERS ORNATEEMBOSSED
VINTAGE SILVER PLATE PLATTERDISHSHALLOW BOWLTRAY FLOWERS ORNATEEMBOSSED
$79.00
VINTAGE SILVER PLATE JELLY DISH COASTER W SPOON  GLASS INSERT BOXED
VINTAGE SILVER PLATE JELLY DISH COASTER W SPOON GLASS INSERT BOXED
$12.99
VINTAGE SILVER PLATE MEDIUM OVAL SHALLOW DISH TRAY LEONARD ENGLISH SILVERPLATE
VINTAGE SILVER PLATE MEDIUM OVAL SHALLOW DISH TRAY LEONARD ENGLISH SILVERPLATE
$34.99
Vintage Wallace Silverplate Wine Coaster Champagne Bottle Pierced Design
Vintage Wallace Silverplate Wine Coaster Champagne Bottle Pierced Design
$16.95
VINTAGE FOOTED SILVER PLATE COVERED CASSEROLE W MARINEX GLASS DISH
VINTAGE FOOTED SILVER PLATE COVERED CASSEROLE W MARINEX GLASS DISH
$34.99
Silver Plate Bundle Dish Holdal Serving Dish Cup Like Ornament Job Lot
Silver Plate Bundle Dish Holdal Serving Dish Cup Like Ornament Job Lot
$25.68

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Whether a hobby or an investment, here are eight suggestions for collecting antique sterling and/or silver plate flatware.

1. Choose a silver flatware: Style, Historical Period or Artist.

Think about your lifestyle and your specific preferences, then come up with choices that are a good match. Do you expect to use your antique silver flatware almost every day, or only use pieces from your collection for specific occasions?

Antique silver flatware is a very extensive collectible category comprising different specialty areas. It depends on the type of collector you are. For instance, some collectors have a preference for a distinct pattern style, while others focus their interest on a certain silverware maker or historical period.

Some antique silverware collectors center their attention on a particular category of antique silver flatware, such as: urns or jugs, while others have more varied passions and broaden into regional silver flatware, such as French or German, or collectibles from specific artists, such as: Towie or Sheffield or Kirk.

2. Mix It Up

Take a risk, acquire an assortment of craft patterns.

This collecting tip gives great aesthetic appeal to a table setting. This is a delightful choice especially with difficult-to-find, or discontinued silver flatware patterns. And will help for putting together a set large enough for entertaining your family, friends or guests.

3. Signs of Overuse or Damage

A history of overuse does not consequently lower the value of antique silver flatware or silver plate flatware, while actual damage may or may not. For example, small damage or flaws on a rare flatware piece will not significantly lower its value. The price of a damaged collectible should be significantly lower than retail, of course. Be mindful of buying tarnished silver flatware via the internet. Pictures can be fake and obscure obvious wear, damage or repair. Investing in tarnished pieces at estate sales and flea markets may be an an alternative, but looking at them closely for damage remains an important skill for your collecting hobby or business.

4. Monograms

Many collectors view classic, elaborate monograms as a lost form of art and historically important. It does not decrease the desirability or merit of a silver flatware piece when a monogram is present. Most pieces are, however, have more value without a monogram. As you expand your knowledge with antique silver and sterling silver flatware, you will be able to notice monogram removal. Monogram erasing can damage a piece of antique silver and markedly minimize its actually worth.

5. Authenticity

Various collectors downgrade antique silverware pieces that have been updated, such as those with replacement knife blades. It is not uncommon for antique silverplate knife blades to show signs of wear and usage. They can easily be repaired on hollow handle knives, Certain collectors favor to have them replaced with stainless steel blades. But, stainless steel was not introduced in flatware crafting until the early 1920s. This is one of those aspects of collecting that can be a matter of personal preference, but you do need to be alert that your antique silver flatware may diminish in value if you switch the knife blades.

6. Repairs

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 worth the money spent to Place your valuable collectible in the hands of an expert silversmith.

7. Modified Pieces

Be informed that these exist and develop skills to identify if a piece is modified from its genuine condition. Common flatware pieces are sometimes restored to make them appear to be more uncommon and valuable pieces. For example, spoons are sometimes cut to resemble ice cream forks or a sugar spoon was changed to resemble a sugar sifter. As your skills improve, look for signs of modification and avoid investing in those modified pieces.

8. Forgeries

New fake pieces in in demand and rare patterns appear for sale often online. Examples include:, salt spoons and scarce pieces such as asparagus servers. Several of these pieces have no manufacture's stamps. Moreover, forged artist's markings in silver have been around centuries. The age of an antique silverware piece does not necessarily indicate it's authenticity. 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.

Dishes & Coasters - recently bought antique silverplate pieces.

Vintage Silverplate and Glass Oval Relish Dish With Serving Fork,  SILVERPLATE Handled SERVING PLATTER Tray Vegetable DISH Tree Well Meat ART DECO,  RARE AURORA SILVERPLATE 4XPlate Shaving Cup w removable soap dish SP MFG Co C25,  Antique c1880 Reed Barton Silverplate Cow Handle Roman Soldier Butter Dish T1X,  JOHN COLLYER AND SONS LTD SILVERPLATE SERVING DISH HANDLE FOOTED JC,  ANTIQUE SILVER PLATE ENTREE DISH TUREEN BY ATKIN BROS SHEFFIELD,  VINTAGE SILVERPLATE 2 PC COVERED SERVING DISH GALES 1779,  GORHAM SILVERPLATE 12 VC1759 OVAL SERVING DISH,  SILVERPLATE VERY LARGE 10 X 12 SEA SHELL SHAPED DISH BY SHERIDAN,  SILVERPLATE DIVIDED FOUR COMPARTMENT WHITE SERVING DISH WITH HANDLE,  ONEIDA SILVERPLATE THREE FOOTED COVERED CASSEROLE DISH,  LEONARD VINTAGE SILVERPLATE HEART SHAPED MADE IN ITALY CANDY DISH,  Interntl Silver Plate Oval Serving Vegetable Dish 2 Handle retro easter Kitchen,  MORNING ROSE COMMUNITY SILVERPLATE BERRY DISH AND SPOON SET Post 1940,  EPNS Silver Plate Montfort Dish Basket Bon Bon Tray With Handle,  Covered casserole dish Sheffield silver Co Made in USA 1900 1940 Silver Plate,  Sheffield Silver Plate USA Over Head Swing Handle Octagon Ornate Serving Dish,  Vintage Reed Barton Silverplate 6 1 4 inch dish 1202 EPNS,  Silver Plate Dish,  Silverplate Rectangle Footed Serving Casserole Dish Holder with Handles and Lid,  VINTAGE BY WALLACE SILVER SILVERPLATE FOOTED SQUARE DISH TRAY MARK 651,  Vintage Round Silverplate and Glass Sardine Dish and Fork,  Silver Plated Serving Dish Tray Cooking Entertaining Oval Design Silver Plate,  Nice Set Of 3 International Silver Co Chippendale Candy Nut Dish Silver Plate,  Harrison Bros Alpha Silver Plate Entree Dish,  Set 5 Vintage Oneida Community Plate Butter Dish Knives Patrician Silverplate,  International Silver Presentation Piece Ashtray Dish silverplate made in USA,  Antique VICTORIAN ROGER BROTHERS Silverplate TUREEN COVERED VEGETABLE DISH,  Set of Vtg Crown Silver Co Silverplate Convertible Double Serving Dish Bowl,  Vtg Sheridan Silverplate Handled 3 Compartment Nut Candy Dish Clam Shell Design,  Antique English Sheffield Silver Plate Covered Vegetable Tureen Dish Server 15in,  Silverplate Reed and Barton Candy Dish 1207,  Large Vintage Silverplate Meat Tree Serving Platter Tray Dish with Lion Stamp,  Prill Silver Co New York Footed Silver Plate Dish With Demi Lion,  VINTAGE SILVER PLATE ON COPPER MADE IN ENGLAND PEDESTAL BOWL BONBON DISH,  ANTIQUE BARKER ELLIS SILVERPLATE DISH BIRMINGHAM ENGLAND CIRCA 1912,  WMF ART NOUVEAU SILVER PLATE CHERUBS SCENIC WINE BOTTLE COASTER,  A140 Antique Silver Plate Covered Dish Friedman Silver Co,  Vintage Gorham Heritage YH18 Silver Plate Butter Dish Lid Glass Insert,  Vintage REEDBARTON Silver Plate Covered Warming Serving Dish Bowl With Lid B,  Silverplate Butter Dish w glass insert Oneida Ltd,  Vintage Ornate Silverplate Chafing Serving Dish With Lid Buffet Warmer and Tray,  Vintage French Silver Plate Coquillor Glace Depose Butter Dish France,  Vintage 1847 ROGERS BROS Silverplate Butter Dish LID Lid Only,  FB ROGERS Silverplate 8 CLAM SHELL Silver Tray Serving Dish Bowl ORNATE Top,  Vintage Wm Rogers Silverplate 887 Covered Butter Dish w Glass Insert Tray,  Antique Silverplate Sheets Rockford Butter Dish has SHEETS R S Co 1875 bottom,  ITEM 670 VINTAGE STEARLING SILVER PLATE DISH HOLDER,  Covered Casserole Dish Serving Bowl Aurora Mfg co Quadruple Silverplate,  Camille International Silver Plate EPNS Oval Serving Vegetable Dish Handled 6012,  

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