Holmes & Edwards Silverplate Antiques


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Vintage Holmes  Edwards IS Silver Plate Danish Princess Demitasse Spoon
Vintage Holmes Edwards IS Silver Plate Danish Princess Demitasse Spoon
$8.00
65 PCS HOLMES AND EDWARDS 1937 LOVELY LADY SILVERPLATE FLATWARE
65 PCS HOLMES AND EDWARDS 1937 LOVELY LADY SILVERPLATE FLATWARE
$139.00
Vintage Holmes  Edwards danish princess silverplate baby cup 1938
Vintage Holmes Edwards danish princess silverplate baby cup 1938
$34.99
Antique Flatware Holmes  Edwards XIV Childs Fork Spoon Set Silver Plated
Antique Flatware Holmes Edwards XIV Childs Fork Spoon Set Silver Plated
$9.99
HOSTESS HOLMES  EDWARDS SILVER PLATE TEASPOON
HOSTESS HOLMES EDWARDS SILVER PLATE TEASPOON
$2.53
Vintage Danish Princess Holmes  Edwards Silverplated 54 Piece Flatware Set
Vintage Danish Princess Holmes Edwards Silverplated 54 Piece Flatware Set
$249.99
JELLY SERVER Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate ROMANCE pattern LOVELY
JELLY SERVER Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate ROMANCE pattern LOVELY
$15.00
SPREADER  SUGAR SPOON SET Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate PAGEANT pattern
SPREADER SUGAR SPOON SET Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate PAGEANT pattern
$15.00
TABLE or SERVING SPOON Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate CENTURY pattern EXC
TABLE or SERVING SPOON Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate CENTURY pattern EXC
$15.00
MEAT FORK Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate NAPOLEON pattern EXCELLENT
MEAT FORK Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate NAPOLEON pattern EXCELLENT
$15.00
SET of 6 SALAD FORKS Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate FIRST LADY pattern
SET of 6 SALAD FORKS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate FIRST LADY pattern
$30.00
SET 7 GUMBO SOUP SPOONS Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate ROMANCE pattern
SET 7 GUMBO SOUP SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate ROMANCE pattern
$35.00
Lot Of 4 Oval Soup Table Spoons 1954 BRIGHT FUTURE Holmes  Edwards Silverplate
Lot Of 4 Oval Soup Table Spoons 1954 BRIGHT FUTURE Holmes Edwards Silverplate
$9.99
Lot Of 5 Teaspoons 1915 DESANCY ROSELAND Holmes  Edwards Silverplate
Lot Of 5 Teaspoons 1915 DESANCY ROSELAND Holmes Edwards Silverplate
$12.99
SET 8 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS pattern
SET 8 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS pattern
$30.00
SPREADER  SUGAR SPOON SET Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate SPRING GARDEN
SPREADER SUGAR SPOON SET Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate SPRING GARDEN
$10.00
CASSEROLE SPOON Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate WOODSONG pattern LOVELY
CASSEROLE SPOON Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate WOODSONG pattern LOVELY
$20.00
SUGAR SHELL  SPREADER SET Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS ROMANCE pattern EXCELLENT
SUGAR SHELL SPREADER SET Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS ROMANCE pattern EXCELLENT
$15.00
SERVING SPOON Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS excellent
SERVING SPOON Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS excellent
$10.00
SET 8 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES  EDWARDS silverplate FIRST LADY pattern EXC
SET 8 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate FIRST LADY pattern EXC
$30.00
3 Vntg Holmes  Edwards Youth Teaspoons Silverplate Flatware
3 Vntg Holmes Edwards Youth Teaspoons Silverplate Flatware
$5.99

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Whether you want to sterling or silver plate flatware, the following tips apply.

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

Think about your way-of-life and unique tastes, then arrive at decisions that will be a good fit. Do you expect to use your antique silver flatware often, or rather use items from your set for particular occasions and holiday celebrations?

Antique silver flatware is a very extensive collectible niche made up of a variety of specialist areas. It depends on the style of collector you are. For instance, some collectors prefer a specific pattern style, while others target a certain silverware manufacture or historical era

Some antique sterling silverware collectors center their attention on a specific genre of antique silver flatware, such as: butter dishes or candlesticks, while others have more diverse passions and expand into regional silver flatware, such as Spanish or Mexican, or pieces from specific designers origins, such as: Towie or Sheffield or Holmes & Edwards.

2. Mix-n-Match

Be daring with collecting a variety of silverware design patterns.

This collecting practice adds wonderful aesthetic appeal to a table setting. This is a pleasant option particularly with hard-to-find, or rare silver flatware patterns. And will help for putting together a set extensive enough for entertaining your family, friends or guests.

3. Wear or Damage

A history of overuse does not necessarily lower the value of antique silverware or sterling silver flatware, while signs of abuse may or may not. For instance, negligible damage or flaws on a rare flatware piece will not significantly lessen its value. The price of a damaged collectible should be signficantly lower than retail, of course. Be wary of buying tarnished silver flatware via the internet. Pictures can be misleading and hide obvious wear, flaws or repair. Purchasing tarnished pieces at estate sales and flea markets may be an an alternative, but examining them closely for wear remains a key skill for your collecting hobby or business.

4. Monograms

Many collectors view vintage, elaborate monograms as a lost art form and historically relevant. It does not diminish the desirability or merit of a silver flatware collectible 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 develop skills to identify if the monogram has been removed. Monogram removal can damage a piece of antique silver and dramatically lessen its value.

5. Authenticity

Certain collectors under estimate antique silverware pieces that have been refreshed, 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 replaced on hollow handle knives, Certain collectors favor to have them refitted with stainless steel blades. But, 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 preference, but you do need to be alert that your antique silver flatware may diminish in value if you modify 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 treasured collectible in the hands of a skilled silversmith.

7. Modified Items

Be informed that these exist and develop skills to determine if a piece has been 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 look like ice cream forks or a sugar spoon was altered to resemble a sugar sifter. As your skills improve, look for signs of modification and avoid buying those modified pieces.

8. Fake Antique Silver Flatware

New fake pieces in popular and rare patterns can be found for sale regularly online. In particular:, butter dishes and rare pieces such as asparagus servers. Quite a few of these pieces have no craftsman's markings. Further, forged maker's marks in silver have appeared centuries. The age of an antique silverware piece does not always 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.

Holmes & Edwards - recently found silverplate antiques.

HOLMES EDWARDS 1954 BRIGHT FUTURE SET OF 2 TEASPOONS,  E2062 INTERNATIONAL SILVER HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS SILVER PLATED 48PCS,  YOUTH1940 BY HOLMESEDWARDS SILVERPLATE PLACE SPOON K987,  Vintage 8 Silverplate Deepsilver Meat Serving Fork by Holmes Edwards,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate 1899 NASSAU FLEUR de LIS MASTER BUTTER KNIFE,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Masterpiece Meat Fork Excellent,  Set of 2 Holmes Edwards Tea Spoons Pearl Fenwick Lancaster Pattern Silverplate,  Vintage Holmes Edwards International SILVER FASHION Pierced Pie Server,  HOLMES EDWARDS IS Silverplate CENTURY c1923 PLACE TEA SPOON,  1890 Holmes Edwards TRIUMPH Opal Silver Plate ornate berry spoon victorian,  1911 Dolly Madison Patt 4 Hollow Forks Cake Serv By Holmes Edwards Silverplate,  1914 Carolina Pattern Cold Meat Fork By Holmes Edwards Silver Plate 8 7 16 Lg,  Set of 4 Holmes Edwards Danish Princess Dinner or Place Knives 8 5 8,  4 HOLMES EDWARDS 1937 IS LOVELY LADY SEAFOOD COCKTAIL FORKS EXCELLENT,  Charm Holmes Edwards Dinner Knives 8 Pcs,  1894 Antique Holmes Edwards RIALTO Gold Aluminum TEASPOON by D H McConnell,  ANTIQUE ART DECO HOLMES EDWARDS SERVING FORK 1921 HOSTESS PATTERN GUC,  Vintage Holmes Edwards Soup Spoon Jelly Knife PatternDanish Princess,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Jelly Knife PatternMay Queen Circa1951c,  Holmes Edwards Jelly Server Pattern Danish Princess,  Holmes Edwards Small Spoon Bridgeport CTPattern Rockford 1897c,  Holmes Edwards Cake Pastry Serving Fork Circa 1935s,  Holmes Edwards Small ladle Pattern Saybrook Circa1919s,  Holmes Edwards Three Small Butter Knifes PatternSilverfashion,  Set of 4 Holmes Edwards Danish Princess Dessert Salad Forks,  Vintage Holmes Edwards International SILVER FASHION Salad Serving Spoon,  Vintage Holmes Edwards International SILVER FASHION Sugar Shell Spoon,  Vintage Holmes Edwards International SILVER FASHION Teaspoon,  VTG SET OF 8 HOLMES EDWARDS INTERNATIONAL LOVELY LADY SILVERPLATE TEASPOONS,  HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATE SPOON Danish Princess 1938,  Vintage Holmes Edwards International SILVER FASHION Dinner Knife,  3 x SERVING SPOONS 8 1 8 Holmes Edwards CENTURY 1923 vintage silverplate,  VTG SET 8 HOLMES EDWARDS INTERNATIONAL LOVELY LADY SILVERPLATE DINNER KNIVES,  Antique Holmes Edwards Jelly knife 1915,  Six Dinner Forks Holmes and Edwards Silverplate Washington 1910,  7 VINTAGE HOLMES EDWARDS SILVER FASHION SILVERPLATE ICE TEASPOONS,  YOUTH HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATE GROUP OF 4 TEASPOONS,  YOUTH HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATE GROUP OF 4 KNIVES,  HOLMES EDWARDS LOVELY LADY lot of 2 Dinner Forks 7 3 4,  Vintage Holmes Edwards MAY QUEEN 1951 Pattern Gravy Ladle 6,  CENTURY 1923 LUNCHEON KNIFE HOLLOW HANDLE FRENCH BLADE BY HOLMES,  Vintage Holmes Edwards XIV Bridal Bouquet Basket Tomatoe Server SP,  TWO Hostess Pattern Dinner Forks 1921 Holmes Edwards Silverplate,  Vintage 11 Piece Holmes Edwards Lovely Lady Silverplate Flatware,  Holmes Edwards Danish Princess 1938 Set of 2 teaspoons,  Lovely Lady Silverplate Casserole Spoon Holmes Edwards International Silver,  Vintage Holmes Edwards COLD MEAT FORK 8 Silver Plate Meat Serving Fork,  Holmes Edwards IS Vintage 7 Silver Plated Grill Fork Youth ca 1940 2543,  6 Holmes Edwards 1927 Newport Pattern Dessert Salad Forks,  Silver Plated Holmes Edwards Butter Knife XIV Length 7 5 8,  

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