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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 Vintage Sterling Silver Set 5 Enamel Coffee Spoons
Swedish Vintage Sterling Silver Set 5 Enamel Coffee Spoons
$100.00
Georg Jensen Denmark Vintage Sterling Silver Cactus 2 Piece Serving Salad Set
Georg Jensen Denmark Vintage Sterling Silver Cactus 2 Piece Serving Salad Set
$575.00
Danish Solid Silver RAADVAD Stainless Denmark Tea Butter Fruit Toast Knife COHR
Danish Solid Silver RAADVAD Stainless Denmark Tea Butter Fruit Toast Knife COHR
$34.78
International Silver Co Royal Danish Sterling Silver Salad Fork
International Silver Co Royal Danish Sterling Silver Salad Fork
$30.00
Set Of 4 International Silver Royal Danish Sterling Silver Salad Forks
Set Of 4 International Silver Royal Danish Sterling Silver Salad Forks
$99.00
International DANISH PRINCESS Salad Fork S245167G2
International DANISH PRINCESS Salad Fork S245167G2
$5.99
Vtg Viking Ship Sterling Silver Cobalt Blue Glass Insert Salt Cellar Sweden 2
Vtg Viking Ship Sterling Silver Cobalt Blue Glass Insert Salt Cellar Sweden 2
$199.95
Danish Princess Jelly Spoon Server Holmes  Edwards Silverplate Antique Clean
Danish Princess Jelly Spoon Server Holmes Edwards Silverplate Antique Clean
$6.99
International Royal Danish Sterling 1939 Silver Individual Salad Fork 6 3 8
International Royal Danish Sterling 1939 Silver Individual Salad Fork 6 3 8
$35.95
NORWEGIAN NORWAY HESTENES 830S 4 DEMiTASSE SPOONS LOHNE DOBBEL ROKOKKO TONGS
NORWEGIAN NORWAY HESTENES 830S 4 DEMiTASSE SPOONS LOHNE DOBBEL ROKOKKO TONGS
$75.00
Unusual Sorensen Danish sterling silver serving pieces
Unusual Sorensen Danish sterling silver serving pieces
$219.00
Vintage TH Marthinsen Norway Wild Rose Demitasse Spoon
Vintage TH Marthinsen Norway Wild Rose Demitasse Spoon
$9.00
5pc Antique Swedish Silver Coffee Demitasse Spoons
5pc Antique Swedish Silver Coffee Demitasse Spoons
$99.00
Antique 800 Sterling RETICULATED REPOUSSE ROSES Danish SERVER Circa 1880 Germany
Antique 800 Sterling RETICULATED REPOUSSE ROSES Danish SERVER Circa 1880 Germany
$149.99
ThOlsen 830S Silver Spoon With Etched  Twisted Handle Made In Norway
ThOlsen 830S Silver Spoon With Etched Twisted Handle Made In Norway
$11.25
Vintage Letter Opener Danish Silver With Viking Ship Design
Vintage Letter Opener Danish Silver With Viking Ship Design
$75.00
8 Vtng Meka Denmark Sterling Silver Enamel Guilloche Glass Salt Pepper Shakers
8 Vtng Meka Denmark Sterling Silver Enamel Guilloche Glass Salt Pepper Shakers
$85.00
International Royal Danish Sterling Lemon Fork
International Royal Danish Sterling Lemon Fork
$19.99
International Royal Danish Large Rectangular Vegetable Bowl
International Royal Danish Large Rectangular Vegetable Bowl
$449.00
International ROYAL DANISH STERLING Sugar Spoon 257313
International ROYAL DANISH STERLING Sugar Spoon 257313
$23.39
Th Marthinsen Norway Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoon Cincinnati Ohio
Th Marthinsen Norway Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoon Cincinnati Ohio
$9.99

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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.

BOX JEWELER PUNCHED STERLING SILVER JENSEN STYLE DENMARK CIRCA 1920,  Swedish Silver Coffee Jug Arts and Crafts Style Antique 1919,  Antique Swedish Silver Coffee Jug Arts and Crafts Style 1900 1940,  Vintage 830 S Silver Angled Offset Baby Filigree Danish Norway Feeding Spoon,  SET 4 DINNER FORKS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS lovely,  SET 6 GUMBO SOUP SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS ,  SET 4 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS pattern,  TEA SPOON Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS excellent,  SPREADER Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS excellent,  SET 4 DINNER KNIVES Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS exclnt,  TEA SPOON Vintage INTERNATIONAL sterling ROYAL DANISH pattern EXCELLENT,  GUMBO SOUP SPOON Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS excellent,  SET 8 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS excellent,  SERVING SPOON Vintage INTERNATIONAL sterling ROYAL DANISH pattern EXCELLENT,  SET of 6 SALAD FORKS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS exc,  SET of 8 SALAD FORKS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS pattern,  DINNER FORK Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS pattern EXC,  Art Deco Danish Cohr Silver Plate Hammered Cutlery Set Kings Bridge for 6 people,  SET 2 SERVING SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS excellent,  JELLY SERVER Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS patern LOVELY,  SET 7 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS pattern,  PIE SERVER Vintage INTERNATIONAL sterling ROYAL DANISH pattern EXCELLENT,  INTERNATIONAL SILVER DANISH PRINCESS PR SERVING PIECES,  RARE HAMMERED GRANN LAGLYE DANISH SILVER MUSTARD POT SHAKER ARTS CRAFTS 1915,  SET 8 SALAD FORKS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS pattern excellent,  A MICHELSEN 1970 Christmas Spoon Fork Set 60 AAR 65 Denmark Sliver Gold,  International Royal Danish Sterling Silver 4 3 4 Lemon Fork No Monogram,  INTERNATIONAL SILVER DANISH PRINCESS 4 MISC PIECES,  Silver Sugar Cube Tongs AKSEL HOLMSEN Norway,  SET of 4 SALAD FORKS Vintage INTERNATIONAL sterling ROYAL DANISH pattern,  SET 5 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS excellent,  SET 6 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS pattern excellent,  SERVING SPOON Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS excellent,  INTERNATIONAL SILVER DANISH PRINCESS 5 PC PLACE SETTING,  SET 8 TEA SPOONS Vintage HOLMES EDWARDS silverplate DANISH PRINCESS pattern,  Windsor aka Waldorf by WS Sorensen Danish Sterling Silver Pickle Fork Pronged,  windsor aka Waldorf by WS Sorensen Danish Sterling Silver Teaspoon 5 7 8,  Arvesolv 10 by Hans Hansen Danish Sterling Silver Fish Knife Flat AS 8 5 8,  Denmark Vintage Baby Fork Spool,  GEORG JENSEN DENMARK STERLING SILVER HORN ACORN PATTERN SALAD SERVERS 1931,  BEAUTIFUL NORWEGIAN STERLING SILVER ENAMEL TEA CADDY MARIUS HAMMER c1900,  International DANISH PRINCESS Fork S245235G2,  Lot Of 2 NILS JOHAN SWEDEN Bon Bon Spoon Lemon Pickle Fork free shipping,  Pair of Hans Hansen Denmark Sterling Enamel Modernist Heavy Cuff Links,  BEAUTIFUL 1968 VIS SILVERPLATE GUILLOCHE ENAMEL CHRISTMAS SPOON DENMARK,  Antik by Broderne WS Sorensen Danish Sterling Silver Regular Knife 8 1 8,  Antik by Broderne WS Sorensen Danish Sterling Silver Regular Fork 3 Tine 7,  Antik by Broderne WS Sorensen Danish Sterling Silver Salad Fork 3 Tine 5 7 8,  Antik by Broderne WS Sorensen Danish Sterling Silver Teaspoon Small 5 1 4,  Antik by Broderne WS Sorensen Danish Sterling Silver Cream Soup Spoon 5 1 2,  

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