Holmes & Edwards Silverplate Antiques


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Vintage Holmes Edwards Serving Fork Deep Silver Fashion Silverplate
Vintage Holmes Edwards Serving Fork Deep Silver Fashion Silverplate
$16.25
Holmes  Edwards May Queen HUGE Service for 12 115 Pieces w Drawer Chest
Holmes Edwards May Queen HUGE Service for 12 115 Pieces w Drawer Chest
$225.00
2 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon  Fork
2 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon Fork
$19.99
4 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 1
4 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 1
$9.99
4 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 3
4 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 3
$9.99
4 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Grille Forks 7 5 8 1
4 Holmes Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Grille Forks 7 5 8 1
$12.99
6 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Salad Forks 6 3 4
6 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Salad Forks 6 3 4
$14.99
2 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon 8 1 2 1
2 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon 8 1 2 1
$14.99
4 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 4
4 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 4
$9.99
7 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Dinner Knives 8 1 2
7 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Dinner Knives 8 1 2
$24.99
2 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon 8 1 2 2
2 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon 8 1 2 2
$14.99
2 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon 8 1 2 3
2 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Serving Spoon 8 1 2 3
$14.99
4 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 2
4 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Teaspoons 6 1 8 2
$9.99
3 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Butter Knife Sugar Spoon Jelly
3 Holmes Edwards Silverplate DANISH PRINCESS Butter Knife Sugar Spoon Jelly
$12.99
INTERNATIONAL HOLMES  EDWARDS SILVERPLATE MASTERPIECE SET OF 3 SERVING SPOONS
INTERNATIONAL HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATE MASTERPIECE SET OF 3 SERVING SPOONS
$6.00
E2062 INTERNATIONAL SILVER HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS SILVER PLATED 48PCS
E2062 INTERNATIONAL SILVER HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS SILVER PLATED 48PCS
$199.95
Vintage Holmes  Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Sugar Spoon 6
Vintage Holmes Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Sugar Spoon 6
$10.00
Vintage Holmes  Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Gravy Ladle 6
Vintage Holmes Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Gravy Ladle 6
$20.00
Vintage Holmes  Edwards SilverP 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Master Butter Knife 6 3 4
Vintage Holmes Edwards SilverP 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Master Butter Knife 6 3 4
$10.00
Lot of 8 Holmes  Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Salad Forks 6 3 4
Lot of 8 Holmes Edwards Silverplate 1938 DANISH PRINCESS Salad Forks 6 3 4
$20.00
Spoon Holmes  Edwards XIV Silverplate Pattern 1896 Marina Soft Cheese Scoop
Spoon Holmes Edwards XIV Silverplate Pattern 1896 Marina Soft Cheese Scoop
$17.99

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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.

YOUTH by Holmes Edwards International COVERED Vegetable Server RARE,  Holmes Edwards International Spring Garden Silverplate Flatware 58 Pieces,  HOLMES EDWARDS FLATWARE WOODSONG PATTERN 8 TEASPOONS SILVERPLATE,  HOLMES EDWARDS VINTAGE 1930s 1940s Silverplate SET OF 11 DINNER TABLE KNIVES,  6 Holmes Edwards Silver Plated Deep Silver Salad Dessert Forks Woodsong,  Holmes Edwards ENGRAVED c1900 mustard ladle hand engraved,  Holmes Edwards ORIENT VENICE 1904 6 Art Nouveau HH tea breakfast knives,  Holmes Edwards VENICE ORIENT 1904 2 Art Nouveau orange fruit spoons,  Holmes Edwards VENICE ORIENT 1904 berry shell casserole spoon gold wash engrav,  Holmes Edwards Century Silver Plate Flatware Spoons 12 Soup 6 Tea 1 Sugar,  Holmes Edwards Century Silver Plate Flatware Forks 10 Dinner 4 Salad Pickle,  Holmes Edwards Deep Silver Woodsong Buffet Serving Fork,  Holmes Edwards 1954 BRIGHT FUTURE silverplated Grille flatware set 90 pc w box,  Antique Soup Ladle Holmes Edwards XIV Silverplate 9 1 2 Lg Pat Feb 90,  holmes and edwards silverplate Baby Spoon And Jelly Server,  LOVELY LADY Holmes Edwards silverplate 62pc COMPLETE SET for 8 in vtage chest,  BRIGHT FUTURE Holmes Edwards JELLY SERVER 6,  LOVELY LADY Holmes Edwards silverplate 3 serrated blade GRILLE KNIVES 8,  ROMANCE 1952 Holmes Edwards silverplate master BUTTER KNIFE + SUGAR SPOON,  NOS Antique HOLMES EDWARDS Lovely Lady Silverplate Serving Spoon Fork Set,  1957 Holmes Edwards Deep Silver Cold Meat Serving Fork Silver Fashion pattern,  5 Seafood Forks HOLMES EDWARDS ORIENT aka VENICE 1904 for RReincke Denver 5,  Holmes and Edwards 6 silverplate Liberty teaspoons,  ORIENT VENICE1904 HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATE 8 SERVING TABLESPOON 2439,  Holmes Edwards Intl 1898 Beaded Silver Plate PEARL Butter or Tea Knife 75,  Holmes and Edwards Silverplate Sugar Cube Tongs CENTURY pattern 1923,  Queen Anne Silverplate Fork Set Holmes Edwards Victorian Craft Flatware Lot of 4,  Holmes Edwards Deep Silver Silverplate WOODSONG Buffet Serve Fork 1958 FREE SHIP,  IS Holmes Edwards Silverplate DE SANCY ROSELAND 9 1 8 Berry Casserole Spn 1915,  2 pc Holmes Edwards LOVELY LADY Silverplate Master Butter Sugar Spoon 1937,  Holmes and Edwards Silverplate Berry Spoon Carolina Pattern ca 1914,  Holmes Edwards Romance II Teaspoons Forks Knives Slotted Spoon 17 Pieces,  HOLMES AND EDWARDS 1938 SILVERPLATE FORKS SET OF 8,  HOLMES AND EDWARDS 1938 DANISH PRINCESS BUTTER KNIFE AND SUGAR SPOON,  ORIENT VENICE1904 HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATE GRAVY LADLE 2438,  ORIENT VENICE1904 HOLMES EDWARDS SILVERPLATE 6 1 4 YOUTH FORK 2441,  Holmes Edwards 1952 Romance Pattern Silverplate Dinner Knives Set of 6,  Holmes Edwards Spring Garden International Silver Co Silver Soldered EPNS Cup,  Holmes Edwards Romance 1952 teaspoon 6 1 8 inches long,  4 Pieces Holmes Edwards Romance 2 Salad Forks 2 Teaspoons Silverplate,  40 PCS SET SERVICE FOR 8 HOLMESEDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS SILVERPLATE FLATWARE,  VINTAGE HOLMES EDWARDS FIRST LADY 1933 PATTERN 6 TEASPOON SET,  Holmes Edwards Pattern Newport 1927 Pickle Fork,  Holmes Edwards Pattern Danish Princess 1938 Jelly Server,  11 Holmes and Edwards Spring Garden silver plated teaspoons,  8 Holmes and Edwards Spring Garden salad forks,  8 Holmes and Edwards Spring Garden silver plate knives,  Holmes and Edwards Spring Garden silver plated gravy ladle,  4 HOLMES EDWARDS I S DEEP SILVER BUTTER OR CHEESE KNIVES,  Holmes Edwards Jamestown fork about 7 inches long monogrammed E,  

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