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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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Swedish Figural Fancy Etched Boliden Set of 2 Silver Sterling Lappland Spoons
Swedish Figural Fancy Etched Boliden Set of 2 Silver Sterling Lappland Spoons
$59.95
2 Antique Teaspoons Carl Juul Danish Silver 1893 1937 Arhaus Engraved Leaves
2 Antique Teaspoons Carl Juul Danish Silver 1893 1937 Arhaus Engraved Leaves
$46.99
1974 Towle Danish Baroque Sterling Silver Brochure Price List Flatware
1974 Towle Danish Baroque Sterling Silver Brochure Price List Flatware
$9.99
WS Sorenson Sterling Silver Denmark Set Of 6 Pickle Olive Seafood Forks 5 1 2
WS Sorenson Sterling Silver Denmark Set Of 6 Pickle Olive Seafood Forks 5 1 2
$240.00
Codan Hand Wrought Sterling Silver Tea Set  Tray Danish Modern 170 oz RARE
Codan Hand Wrought Sterling Silver Tea Set Tray Danish Modern 170 oz RARE
$5,988.00
Pair of Norwegian Vintage Spoons Gullsmed Olaf E Olsen Original Box
Pair of Norwegian Vintage Spoons Gullsmed Olaf E Olsen Original Box
$19.03
International Royal Danish Sterling Silver 6 inch sugar spoon No Monogram
International Royal Danish Sterling Silver 6 inch sugar spoon No Monogram
$49.95
Set of 3 Norweigian David Andersen Norway Sterling Guilloche Enamel Spoons
Set of 3 Norweigian David Andersen Norway Sterling Guilloche Enamel Spoons
$64.99
ROYAL DANISH STERLING SILVER INTERNATIONAL STERLING BABY FORK 4 1 4 USA
ROYAL DANISH STERLING SILVER INTERNATIONAL STERLING BABY FORK 4 1 4 USA
$19.00
5 Butter Spreaders ROYAL DANISH International Sterling Silver Flatware
5 Butter Spreaders ROYAL DANISH International Sterling Silver Flatware
$179.95
A Vintage Norwegian novelty silver Tea caddy spoon Marked 830S
A Vintage Norwegian novelty silver Tea caddy spoon Marked 830S
$51.27
NORWEGIAN STERLING SILVER GILDED ENAMELLED TEASPOON BY J FOSTRUP
NORWEGIAN STERLING SILVER GILDED ENAMELLED TEASPOON BY J FOSTRUP
$36.61
DENMARK SILVER 830S PURITY TONGS ANTIQUE PIECE MARK 830S BOWTIE NM MODERNIST S
DENMARK SILVER 830S PURITY TONGS ANTIQUE PIECE MARK 830S BOWTIE NM MODERNIST S
$29.50
STERLING SILVER 925 SET OF 4 TABLESPOONS 61 OZ ROYAL DANISH INTERNATIONAL SILVE
STERLING SILVER 925 SET OF 4 TABLESPOONS 61 OZ ROYAL DANISH INTERNATIONAL SILVE
$105.00
DENMARK STERLING SILVER GEORG JENSEN BUTTER KNIFE PYRAMID PATTERN
DENMARK STERLING SILVER GEORG JENSEN BUTTER KNIFE PYRAMID PATTERN
$26.37
Antique Danish silver creamer  sugar bowl
Antique Danish silver creamer sugar bowl
$119.00
Antique Sterling Silver Individual Salt Cellar Spoon A PRIP Denmark
Antique Sterling Silver Individual Salt Cellar Spoon A PRIP Denmark
$24.99
ELA Danish Sterling Silver Green Enamel Mushroom Pepper Shaker Salt Dip
ELA Danish Sterling Silver Green Enamel Mushroom Pepper Shaker Salt Dip
$95.00
Scandinavian Silver Plate  Blue Enamel Cup  Tray Set MG  S Denmark
Scandinavian Silver Plate Blue Enamel Cup Tray Set MG S Denmark
$18.00
SUPERB LARGE DAVID ANDERSEN STERLING SILVER BAPTISM SPOON NORWEGIAN
SUPERB LARGE DAVID ANDERSEN STERLING SILVER BAPTISM SPOON NORWEGIAN
$183.11
Early 19th c Danish Silver Tea Caddy Lion Finial Copenhagen 1831 Antique
Early 19th c Danish Silver Tea Caddy Lion Finial Copenhagen 1831 Antique
$595.00

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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.

GIDOM FRABERG SILVERPLATE BREAD TRAY PATTERN 470 DENMARK,  A Michelsen Denmark Christmas Sterling Gilt Enamel 1941 Spoon,  A Michelsen Denmark Copenhagen Christmas Sterling Gilt 1940 Spoon,  RETRO PITCHER SILVER PLATED DENMARK ca 1948 Carl Christiansen Copenhagen 1943,  Norwegian 1945 Commrative Olympic TH Marthinsen 830S,  A Michelsen Denmark Copenhagen Christmas Sterling enamel Gilt 1951 Spoon,  1950s nos GEORG JENSEN Danish mod JEWELRY silver foil sticker set,  Antique Brite Cut NAPKIN RING 830 SILVER Made in Denmark,  Antique c 1900 Silver Plate Repousse Three 3 Pc Vanity Set Hans Jensen Denmark,  Vintage MINNESOTA STERLING SILVER SOUVENIR SPOON by Th Marthinsen Norway,  Georg Jensen Denmark Christmas Sterling enamel Gilt 1974 Spoon,  Vintage Viking Ship Sterling Silver Cobalt Blue Glass Insert Salt Cellar Sweden,  Sterling Silver Serving Spoon by Carl M Cohr Fredericia Denmark Circa 1900,  A Michelsen Denmark Christmas Sterling enamel 1969 Spoon,  Rare David Andersen Norway Solid Silver Trinket Dish Monogram S E Sissel ,  International Royal Danish Sterling Silver Flatware,  VINTAGE DANISH 830 SILVER FLATWARE by COHR One Seafood Cocktail Fork,  A Michelsen Denmark Christmas Sterling Gilt Enamel 1944 Spoon,  VINTAGE T H MARTHINSEN STERLING 318 NORWAY VIKING ROSE PATTERN SUGAR SPOON,  Swedish Silver Salt Spoon with The Lesser Coat of Arms,  International Royal Danish Sterling Silver 7 1 8 Dinner Fork No Monogram,  VINTAGE TIVOLI DANMARK DENMARK DEMITASSE ORNATE SPOON SAILBOAT ENAMEL EMBLEM,  A Michelsen Denmark Christmas Sterling Gilt Enamel 1972 Spoon,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 368 GRAMS 925 STERLING MELON SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 35 GRAM 925 STERLING SUGAR CUBE SERVING PIECE,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 868 GRAMS 925 STERLING SERVER SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 84 GRAMS 925 STERLING SALAD SERVING SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 48 GRAMS 925 STERLING SILVER DINNER FORK,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 719 GRAMS 925 STERLING SERVER SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 87 GRAMS 925 STERLING COLD MEAT SERVING FORK,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 772 GRAMS 925 STERLING SERVER SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 214 GRAMS 925 STERLING TEA CADDY SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 971 GRAMS 925 STERLING SERVER SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 314 GRAMS 925 STERLING DINNER SPOON,  HANS HANSEN DENMARK STERLING 344 GRAMS 925 STERLING SALAD FORK,  A Michelsen Denmark Christmas Sterling Gilt Enamel 1976 Spoon,  Hand Held Mirror Made In Denmark,  Unusual antique silver candlestick dated 1818 probably Denmark,  A Michelsen Denmark Copenhagen Christmas Sterling Gilt Enamel1950 Spoon,  a Rare Marius Hammer of Norway Large 830s Silver Shell Caviar Serving Spoon,  Antique Cowrie Shell Silver Mounted Snuff Box Including Swedish Origin Note,  Meka Sterling Denmark Silver Plate Blue Enamel Salt Cellar Bowls w Spoons,  VINTAGE DANISH 1902 CARL JUUL STERLING 113 YR OLD SILVER FISH SERVER VERY FINE,  BEAUTIFUL DANISH STERLING SILVER CAKE PIE PASTRY SERVER 1938 ANTIQUE,  Art Deco Silverplate Sherry Cordial Stem HOTEL DANGLETERRE Made in Denmark,  Antique Silverplate Cordial Aperitif Stem HOTEL DANGLETERRE Made in Denmark,  3 BABY SPOONS 1920s 30s Oneida Grosvenor Royal York + Holmes Danish Princes,  Vintage Danish Silverplate Serving Spoon Hand Hammered Marked 7 5 8in circa 1930,  18 piece USA Royal Danish International Sterling Silver Flatware Silverware Set,  TH MARTHINSEN STERLING SILVER KNIFE SWEDEN DRAGON SILVER,  

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