Holmes & Edwards Silverplate Antiques


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51 Piece Set of Holmes  Edwards PatternCentury Circa1923swith Chest
51 Piece Set of Holmes Edwards PatternCentury Circa1923swith Chest
$300.00
Holmes  Edwards Danish Princess Silverplate Carving Knife  Fork VGC Free Ship
Holmes Edwards Danish Princess Silverplate Carving Knife Fork VGC Free Ship
$35.99
Holmes and Edwards silverware
Holmes and Edwards silverware
$75.00
1x Holmes  Edwards XIV Sugar Spoon Lincoln Silverplate 1895
1x Holmes Edwards XIV Sugar Spoon Lincoln Silverplate 1895
$7.50
Set 4 Teaspoons Danish Princess Holmes  Edwards Vintage 1938 Silver Plate
Set 4 Teaspoons Danish Princess Holmes Edwards Vintage 1938 Silver Plate
$15.00
CENTURY 3 Piece Place SettingS 9 Knife Holmes  Edwards 1923 International
CENTURY 3 Piece Place SettingS 9 Knife Holmes Edwards 1923 International
$12.46
CENTURY 4 Piece Place SettingS 9 5 8Knife Holmes  Edwards 1923 International
CENTURY 4 Piece Place SettingS 9 5 8Knife Holmes Edwards 1923 International
$17.00
CENTURY 3 Piece Place SettingS 9 5 8Knife Holmes  Edwards 1923 International
CENTURY 3 Piece Place SettingS 9 5 8Knife Holmes Edwards 1923 International
$14.00
RHYTHMIC 6 Teaspoons Holmes  Edwards 1957 International Silverplate Flatware
RHYTHMIC 6 Teaspoons Holmes Edwards 1957 International Silverplate Flatware
$19.00
RHYTHMIC 4 Piece PlaceSettings Holmes  Edwards 1957 International Silverplate
RHYTHMIC 4 Piece PlaceSettings Holmes Edwards 1957 International Silverplate
$17.00
HOLMES  EDWARDS 1937 LOVELY LADY SILVERWARE SET SERVICE FOR 8 52 PCS
HOLMES EDWARDS 1937 LOVELY LADY SILVERWARE SET SERVICE FOR 8 52 PCS
$79.99
Vintage Holmes  Edwards Dolly Madison ca 1911 7 Dinner Fork 1022
Vintage Holmes Edwards Dolly Madison ca 1911 7 Dinner Fork 1022
$20.00
Holmes  Edwards ROMANCE Silverplate Luncheon Grille Flatware Set 73 Pieces
Holmes Edwards ROMANCE Silverplate Luncheon Grille Flatware Set 73 Pieces
$69.99
Rialto1894 by Holmes  Edwards Silver Plate Strawberry Fork with Mono 9108LH
Rialto1894 by Holmes Edwards Silver Plate Strawberry Fork with Mono 9108LH
$19.99
Holmes  Edwards SPRING GARDEN Silver plate Flatware 52 Pc W Case
Holmes Edwards SPRING GARDEN Silver plate Flatware 52 Pc W Case
$48.00
Holmes  Edwards International Silverplate JAMESTOWN Serving Spoon MONO A LtA
Holmes Edwards International Silverplate JAMESTOWN Serving Spoon MONO A LtA
$5.00
Holmes  Edwards International YOUTH Sugar Spoon Good Used lotA
Holmes Edwards International YOUTH Sugar Spoon Good Used lotA
$2.50
4 Holmes  Edwards International YOUTH Grille Knives Good Used lotK
4 Holmes Edwards International YOUTH Grille Knives Good Used lotK
$8.00
4 Holmes  Edwards International YOUTH Salad Forks Good Used lotA
4 Holmes Edwards International YOUTH Salad Forks Good Used lotA
$12.00
4 Holmes  Edwards International YOUTH Salad Forks EX lotC
4 Holmes Edwards International YOUTH Salad Forks EX lotC
$14.00
4 Holmes  Edwards International YOUTH Grille Forks Medium Use LotK
4 Holmes Edwards International YOUTH Grille Forks Medium Use LotK
$8.00

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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.

3 VTG Holmes Edwards Silverplate Serving Spoons Meat Fork 1949 Spring Garden,  6 Holmes Edwards 1940 Youth Teaspoons IS Silverplate,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Dessert Server Excellent,  6 Holmes Edwards 1937 Lovely Lady Teaspoons IS Silverplate Flatware,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Sugar Butter Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Serving Spoon 2 Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Oval Table Sp 4 Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Viande Knife 4 Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Grill Knife 4 Excellent,  Lot of 4 Holmes Edwards DANISH PRINCESS Silverplate Flatware 675 Soup SPOONS,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Dessert Fork 4 Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Salad Fork 4 Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Viande Fork 4 Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Grill Fork 4 Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Lovely Lady Floral Teaspoon 8 Excellent,  HOLMES EDWARDS RIALTO PATTERN FRUIT ORANGE SPOON,  Woodsong Holmes Edwards Meat Fork,  Woodsong Holmes Edwards Berry Spoon,   HOLMES EDWARDS MAY QUEEN Silverplate SET w CHEST,  Holmes Edwards International DANISH PRINCESS Oval Soup Spoon 7 1 2 LtB,  4 Holmes Edwards International DANISH PRINCESS Salad forks Good used LotA,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Dinner Fork 1949 Spring Garden 6,  Silverplate Pastry Serving Fork Holmes Edwards 1935 Guest of Honor IS,  LOT 4 Holmes Edwards National Silver Youth Pattern Lg Tablespoon Serving 16ea,  LOT 4 Holmes Edwards National Silver Youth Pattern Grille Forks 1 of 2,  LOT 4 Holmes Edwards National Silver Youth Oval Soup Dessert Spoons 1of2,  LOT of 4 Holmes Edwards National Silver Youth Pattern Teaspoons 1 of 3 NICE,  LOT 7 Holmes Edwards Nat Silver Youth Pattern Modern Hollow Grille Knives ,  VTG 1950S HOLMES EDWARDS IS SILVER PLATED DESSERT BUFFET SERVER,  HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATED FLATWARE SET 60 PCS SPRING GARDEN SERVICE FOR 8,  SET of 6 SALAD FORKS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS SILVER FASHION pattern LOVELY,  SET of 6 DINNER KNIVES Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS WOODSONG pattern EXCELLENT,  Vintage Holmes Edwards Silver Plate Serving Spoon B Monogram 8 Long,  Holmes Edwards S P Romance 1925 Butter Spreaders 4,  HOLMES EDWARDS INTERNATIONAL SILVER PLATE CENTURY 1923 KNIFE 9,  HOLMES EDWARDS INTERNATIONAL SILVER PLATE CENTURY 1923 FORK 7 1 8,  SET of 6 DINNER KNIVES Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS PRINCESS pattern EXCELLENT,  RARE HOLMES EDWARDS Silver Plate Vintage Model Seafood Fork design in Bowl,  Holmes Edwards 1 Serving Spoon 2 Dinner Knives CENTURY Silver Plate ART DECO,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Danish Princess Sugar Butter Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Danish Princess Table Serving Spn Excellent,  Holmes Edwards Romance 9 Silverplate Serving Pieces Spoon Fork Knife,  Silverplated Danish Princess Teaspoon By Holmes Edwards Intnl Sil 1938,  HOLMES EDWARDS IMPERIAL Silverplate1904 16 DOUBLE PUNCH LADLE,  Silverplated Danish Princess Serving Spoon By Holmes Edwards I S 1938,  Silverplated Danish Princess Salad Fork By Holmes Edwards Intl S 1938,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Romance Floral 6 Serving Pieces Excellent,  Silverplated Danish Princess Fork By Holmes Edwards Intl Silver 1938,  Holmes Edwards Silverplate Flatware Romance Floral Table Serving Spoon 1,  Silverplated Danish Princess Butter Knife By Holmes Edwards Intl S 1938,  

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