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In today's economic trend it is important to get the most you can for your purchasing power. So, why pay full price for genuine antique silver flatware with Scandinavian origins.

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Danish Vintage 1950s 60s SILVER 830S NAPKIN RING by COHR Denmark
Danish Vintage 1950s 60s SILVER 830S NAPKIN RING by COHR Denmark
$33.20
International DANISH PRINCESS SILVERPLATE Sugar Spoon 245229
International DANISH PRINCESS SILVERPLATE Sugar Spoon 245229
$4.99
Silver Plated Gravy or Sauce Boat Atla Denmark
Silver Plated Gravy or Sauce Boat Atla Denmark
$6.64
Vintage T Marthinsen Norway Sterling 830 Bergen Souvenir Spoon
Vintage T Marthinsen Norway Sterling 830 Bergen Souvenir Spoon
$12.50
Vintage Norwegian 830 Silver Odel Pattern Pickle Meatl Fork  by Nils Hansen
Vintage Norwegian 830 Silver Odel Pattern Pickle Meatl Fork by Nils Hansen
$29.22
WEBSTER STERLING ART DECO DANISH MODERN CREAM SAUCE LADLE 5 1 2 LONG
WEBSTER STERLING ART DECO DANISH MODERN CREAM SAUCE LADLE 5 1 2 LONG
$29.40
Vintage Swedish Wine Champagne Silver Plate Coaster Tray Hunting Dog Retriever
Vintage Swedish Wine Champagne Silver Plate Coaster Tray Hunting Dog Retriever
$85.00
Silver Plate Extra PRNSALP Pickle Hors Doerve Fork Nils Johan Sweden Made
Silver Plate Extra PRNSALP Pickle Hors Doerve Fork Nils Johan Sweden Made
$8.99
Sterling Silver Georg Jensen Danish Acorn Salad Tongs Silverware 144
Sterling Silver Georg Jensen Danish Acorn Salad Tongs Silverware 144
$467.45
ANTIQUE CHATELAINE STERLING SILVER SWEDISH MODIFIED SPOON VERY OLD ETCH MARKS
ANTIQUE CHATELAINE STERLING SILVER SWEDISH MODIFIED SPOON VERY OLD ETCH MARKS
$69.99
Sterling Silver Carving Knife Danish Cactus
Sterling Silver Carving Knife Danish Cactus
$59.45
Vintage Sverige Silver Plated Courting Couple Plate 1353 1953 Johan Prima Sweden
Vintage Sverige Silver Plated Courting Couple Plate 1353 1953 Johan Prima Sweden
$13.62
Sugar Tongs TH Marthinsen Norway 336 EPNS 40 3 1 2 inch
Sugar Tongs TH Marthinsen Norway 336 EPNS 40 3 1 2 inch
$14.99
6 Silver 826 Old Danish Large Spoons Simon Groth 1868 81 4 inch 270 Grams
6 Silver 826 Old Danish Large Spoons Simon Groth 1868 81 4 inch 270 Grams
$176.80
VINTAGE ANTIQUE SILVER PLATE ALP SWEDEN ORNATE SCISSOR SUGAR TONGS
VINTAGE ANTIQUE SILVER PLATE ALP SWEDEN ORNATE SCISSOR SUGAR TONGS
$13.99
6 826 Danish Silver CHRISTIAN F HEISE Knives ornamental unusual c1916
6 826 Danish Silver CHRISTIAN F HEISE Knives ornamental unusual c1916
$295.00
Fir Hansen  Andersen Sterling Silver Enamel Danish Spoon Copenhagen Denmark
Fir Hansen Andersen Sterling Silver Enamel Danish Spoon Copenhagen Denmark
$37.49
Norwegian Art Deco 1920s Silver Gilt Guilloche Enamelled Thimble Aksel Holmsen
Norwegian Art Deco 1920s Silver Gilt Guilloche Enamelled Thimble Aksel Holmsen
$325.45
Fabulous Silver Plated 1930 Norwegian Souvenir Spoon For God Idrett Magnus Aase
Fabulous Silver Plated 1930 Norwegian Souvenir Spoon For God Idrett Magnus Aase
$33.21
NORWEGIAN TH OLSENS Eftf 6 STERLING SILVER  ENAMEL ANITRA DEMITASSE SPOONS
NORWEGIAN TH OLSENS Eftf 6 STERLING SILVER ENAMEL ANITRA DEMITASSE SPOONS
$200.00
Norway Sterling Silver Bowl Dish wth Scalloped Motif Marked Michael Steen c1763
Norway Sterling Silver Bowl Dish wth Scalloped Motif Marked Michael Steen c1763
$799.99

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Practice the following tips to assist your antique silver flatware collecting dreams.

1. Identify a silver flatware: Style, Historical Era or Artist.

Reflect upon your lifestyle and individual tastes, then make choices that are a good match. Do you envisage using your antique silver flatware almost every day, or instead use pieces from your collection for particular occasions?

Antique silver flatware is a very extensive collectible niche comprising plenty of specialty areas. It can depend on the kind of collector you are. For example, some collectors focus on a certain pattern style, while others direct their attention a certain silverware artist or historical era

Some antique silverware collectors zero in on a distinctive type of antique silver flatware, such as: butter dishes or candlesticks, while others have more diverse passions and expand into regional silver flatware, such as Norwegian, Danish or, or collectibles from specific makers, such as: Towie or Sheffield.

2. Mix-n-Match

Do not be afraid to mix and match patterns.

This collecting option provides wonderful aesthetic charm to a table setting. This is a wonderful choice particularly with hard-to-find, or rare silver flatware patterns. And will help for assembling a set large enough for entertaining your family, friends or guests.

3. Wear 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, minor damage or blemishes on a rare flatware piece will not significantly diminish its value. The price of a damaged collectible should be significantly lower than retail, of course. Be careful of buying tarnished silver flatware on the internet. Pictures can be misleading and conceal apparent wear, flaws or repair. Acquiring tarnished pieces at estate sales and flea markets may be an an alternative, but checking them closely for problems remains an important skill for your collecting hobby or business.

4. Monograms

Quite a few collectors view old, elaborate monograms as a lost form of art and historically important. It does not diminish the desirability or true worth of a silver flatware collectible when a monogram is present. Most pieces are, however, have more value without a monogram. As you become more familiar with antique silver and sterling silver flatware, you will develop skills to recognize if the monogram has been removed. Monogram removal can damage a piece of antique silver and dramatically lessen its market appeal.

5. Authenticity

Certain collectors under estimate 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 repaired on hollow handle knives, A number of collectors desire 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 sides of collecting that can be a matter of personal choice, but you do need to be aware that your antique silver flatware may lessen in value if you switch the knife blades.

6. Repair

Dents, or general types of damage can be repaired by a silversmith. A silversmith is also skilled for replating silver flatware pieces. The cost can be prohibitive for more common items, but it is certainly worthwhile to restore rare antique silver flatware pieces. cut to appear to be like ice cream forks or a sugar spoon has been altered to resemble a sugar sifter. Look for signs that pieces have been modified and avoid purchasing them for your collection.

8. Forgeries

New forgeries in desired and rare patterns can be found for sale frequently online. Examples include:, butter dishes and sought after pieces such as assorted knives, forks and spoons. Plenty of these types of silver flatware have no craftsman's marks. Moreover, forged maker's marks in silver have been around centuries. The age of an antique silverware piece does not automatically indicate it's genuineness. So learn as much as you can before investing in expensive antique silver flatware.

Silver and Sterling Flatware - Scandinavia origins: - recently purchased antique silver flatware.

Silver 1934 NORWEGIAN 830S JELLY SERVER IRIS PATTERN Magnus Aase Bergen Norway,  NORWEGIAN 830S SILVER SERVING SPOON c1938 LOHNE BRDRENE LAILA NORWAY,  Norwegian 830S Coin Silver EIVIND VOIGT Sifter Spoon Norway,  Swedish Modern by Allan Adler Sterling Silver Flatware Set Hand Wrought 49 Pcs,  6 Danish Silver Plated 77in Dessert Spoons Harlekin Pattern Prima,  Early Georg Jensen Denmark Sterling Silver Blossom 84 Spoon 4 Long,  SILVERPLATE ROUND SCALLOPED SERVING DISHES MARKED S METAL MADE IN SWEDEN VINTAGE,  REPOUSSE COMB SILVER plate CASE MARKED DENMARK FIGURAL HANS JENSEN original,  Signed Vintage DANISH STERLING NAPKIN RING W S Sorensen LOTUS WW39,  International Silver Royal Danish Sterling C353 Tea Coffee Service W S P Tray,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK KOLDRING STERLING SILVER 3 PC PLACE SETTING,  RARE c1800 Antique Danish Trencher Salts Solid Silver GG10,  BEAUTIFUL GEORG JENSEN STERLING DENMARK 141 SALAD SET SPOON AND FORK,  Nice Silverplate Souvenir Spoon Kobenhavn Danmark Copenhagen Denmark,  Nice Silverplate Souvenir Spoon Norway Hamar Norway 40GR,  W S SOERENSEN 8 1 8 Sterling Silver Fish Knife Denmark 17850 OZT 08172,  93pc Harmony House 1940s Wallace Silverplate DANISH QUEEN 1944 Flatware for 16,  1 INTERNATIONAL ROYAL DANISH STERLING SILVER ICE TEA SPOON EXCELLENT COND,  Souvenir Sterling Silver Spoon Copenhagen Denmark 101g,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING HANDLE KOLDRING PATTERN CHEESE SLICER 8 1 8,  VINTAGE NORNE STERLING SILVER DECORATIVE SPOON ENAMEL DESIGN NORWAY DENMARK,  DANISH MODERN DENMARK A MICHELSEN SALT CELLARS MUSTARD POT STERLING SILVER,  VINTAGE SILVER PLATE PLATTERDISHTRAY FLOWERS ORNATEEMBOSSED sweden,  EU Denmark Danish Sterling Silver Enamel Flag Souvenir Demitasse Collector Spoon,  Vintage Nils Johan Sweden Silver Plate Demitasse Spoon and Lemon Fork Duo 4 Inch,  4 MATCHING SILVER GILT GUILLOCHE DEMITASSE SPOONS EGON LAURIDSEN DENMARK,  Fabulous Sterling Silver Danish Mustard Jar,  INTERNATIONAL ROYAL DANISH Sterling Silver Corkscrew Wine Opener NX35 VINTAGE,  ANTIQUE SWEDISH JEMBOLAGET VICTORIAN STERLING 3 PIECE IN ORIG BOX CARVING SET,  Cohr Old Danish silver cutlery for 6 p A total of 19 p,  Large Vintage 1934 Denmark Sterling Silver Serving Spoon Signed,  Early GEORG JENSEN Denmark Sterling HAIRBRUSH 172 Harald Nielsen Old Marks NR,  Vintage Danish Sterling Silver Curve Handle Spoon Denmark 179g 4 1 8,  HANS JENSEN DENMARK DANISH CALLA LILY TRIPLE CANDLE HOLDER MID CENTURY MODERN,  DANISH 4 Oval Soup Spoons 1880 Rogers Silverplate Seldom Seen Aesthetic Pattern,  International Sterling Silver Royal Danish Candlesticks holders Weighted N271,  Vintage International Royal Danish Sterling 6 Butter Spreader Knife,  Antique Norwegian Sterling Silver Enamel Tea Caddy Spoon by David Andersen,  Sterling Frigast pink Guilloche Enameled Spoon Denmark,  3 VINTAGE ELA DENMARK STERLING SILVER ENAMEL DEMITASSE SPOONS WITH CROWNS,  Sterling Frigast Gray White Guilloche Enameled Spoon Denmark,  Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoon Sweden Malmo Mema Hallmark 1947 Enamel Lidkping,  STUNNING Sterling Silver Demitasse Spoon Sweden GAB Guldsmeds Aktiebolaget 1971,  Art Deco Danish Cohr Silver Plate Hammered Cutlery Set Kings Bridge for 6 people,  8 Vintage Danish Mid Century Modern IHQ J H Quistgaard Raadvad dinner knives,  6 Antique solid silver Danish ornate 4 leaf clover teaspoons,  Sterling Silver Flatware International Royal Danish Cocktail Fork,  Vintage BRODRENE MYLIUS Norway Tele Pattern 830S Sterling Silver Caddy SPOON,  Norwegian Dessert Forks Set Of 6 Ostlandske Solv Plett Silverplate 40 Gr Norway,  Sterling Silver Flatware International Royal Danish Iced Tea Spoon,  

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