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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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A Near Pair of Silver Plated Wine Pourer Sweden c1920
A Near Pair of Silver Plated Wine Pourer Sweden c1920
$51.96
KNIFE FRANTZ HINGELBERG CUTLERY NO 19 STERLING SILVER HANDLE AARHUS DENMARK
KNIFE FRANTZ HINGELBERG CUTLERY NO 19 STERLING SILVER HANDLE AARHUS DENMARK
$9.95
Danish Antique Silver Christening Spoon  Circa 1909 Carl M Cohr
Danish Antique Silver Christening Spoon Circa 1909 Carl M Cohr
$19.95
NORWEGIAN SILVER 830 HAMMERFEST SOUVENIR SPOON WITH GLOBE C 1930
NORWEGIAN SILVER 830 HAMMERFEST SOUVENIR SPOON WITH GLOBE C 1930
$125.00
RARE MID CENTURY MODERN SWEDISH SILVER PETROGLYPH SAMORODOK TRAY W A BOLIN 1962
RARE MID CENTURY MODERN SWEDISH SILVER PETROGLYPH SAMORODOK TRAY W A BOLIN 1962
$12,500.00
ALBERT SMEBYE NORWAY NORWEGIAN SILVER SPOON 830 ASMEBYE 1884 5 1 2 LONG
ALBERT SMEBYE NORWAY NORWEGIAN SILVER SPOON 830 ASMEBYE 1884 5 1 2 LONG
$24.00
BEAUTIFUL HANDMADE 1905 ANTIQUE DANISH STERLING SILVER TEA SET BY CF HEISE
BEAUTIFUL HANDMADE 1905 ANTIQUE DANISH STERLING SILVER TEA SET BY CF HEISE
$1,495.00
Vintage Swedish Silverplate Guilloche Enamel Ice Olive Pickle Sugar Tongs
Vintage Swedish Silverplate Guilloche Enamel Ice Olive Pickle Sugar Tongs
$48.00
Nils Johan Tongs Marked ALP and Sweden Beautiful Roses Pattern
Nils Johan Tongs Marked ALP and Sweden Beautiful Roses Pattern
$33.00
MADE IN SWEDEN ORNATE 12 SILVER TRAY ALGOT ENEVOLDSEN ALE NS
MADE IN SWEDEN ORNATE 12 SILVER TRAY ALGOT ENEVOLDSEN ALE NS
$129.99
SILVERPLATE 7 X 4 BOWL NILS JOHAN MADE IN SWEDEN
SILVERPLATE 7 X 4 BOWL NILS JOHAN MADE IN SWEDEN
$45.99
Commemorative Serving Tray Plate Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Denmark 1970
Commemorative Serving Tray Plate Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Denmark 1970
$643.50
Unusual Antique Danish Silver Tea Spice Sugar Caddy Box Dated 1851 Gold Interior
Unusual Antique Danish Silver Tea Spice Sugar Caddy Box Dated 1851 Gold Interior
$225.00
Rare Vintage Silverplate Souvenir Spoon Fredensborg Denmark DGS Mark
Rare Vintage Silverplate Souvenir Spoon Fredensborg Denmark DGS Mark
$9.99
Pr Sterling  Wooden Handle Master Salt Spoons Danish Modern style
Pr Sterling Wooden Handle Master Salt Spoons Danish Modern style
$35.00
pr Sterling FRANK WHITING Salt Cellars Dishes Danish Style pattern
pr Sterling FRANK WHITING Salt Cellars Dishes Danish Style pattern
$95.00
6 Frigast Denmark Sterling  Enamel Berry Forks Strawberry Orginal Box GORGEOUS
6 Frigast Denmark Sterling Enamel Berry Forks Strawberry Orginal Box GORGEOUS
$68.99
DANISH STERLING SILVER FRIGAST MID CENTURY FLATEWARE 100 Piece Cutlery Set
DANISH STERLING SILVER FRIGAST MID CENTURY FLATEWARE 100 Piece Cutlery Set
$3,443.63
Danish Gilded Christmas Spoon 1973 Michelson Julen Michelsan Michelsen JUL
Danish Gilded Christmas Spoon 1973 Michelson Julen Michelsan Michelsen JUL
$38.00
64 pc Set of 1938 Holmes  Edwards Danish Princess Silverplate Flatware GREAT
64 pc Set of 1938 Holmes Edwards Danish Princess Silverplate Flatware GREAT
$94.99
TH Thorvald Marthinsen Norway 830 Silver Serving Fork Valdres Pattern 8 5 8
TH Thorvald Marthinsen Norway 830 Silver Serving Fork Valdres Pattern 8 5 8
$75.00

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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.

VINTAGE NORWEGIAN GRADE 60 SILVER PLATE CANDELABRA,  Rare Norwegian 90G Silverplate Bread Fork David Andersen Norway,  Vintage Norway Scandinavian Silver plated souvenir elaborate design top fork,  Antique Silver Tea Caddy By Johan Fredrik Bjornstedt Stockholm Sweden 1824,  Vintage Silver Repousse Cigar Trinket Jewelry Box Hans Jensen Denmark Hallmarked,  Georg Jensen Denmark Acorn Sterling Silver Small Spoon 4 3 8 from Estate,  Set of six antique Norwegian solid sterling silver gilt enamel coffee spoons,  5 Piece Place Setting International Silver ROYAL DANISH Sterling Set 2,  5 Piece Place Setting International Silver ROYAL DANISH Set 1 Vintage,  Silver 830S Norway Hestenes SNOFRID SPOON Wide Bowl 5 1 4 NM,  Sterling Silver Serving Spoon by Carl M Cohr Fredericia Denmark Circa 1900,  K Hestenes NORWAY Sterling Silver Black Enamel Demitasse Spoon,  Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Acorn Pattern Fruit Knife Denmark,  Silver 830S Norway BRODRENE LOHNE SPOON Wide Bowl 5 3 4 NM Horse Design,  68 Pc HOLMES EDWARDS DANISH PRINCESS SILVERPLATE FLATWARE Service for 8 EUC,  Norwegian Commemorative serving spoon silver plate Soron Schive priest 1690,  Danish Silver Den Lille Havfrue Kbenhavn Little Mermaid Souvenir Spoon,  INTERNATIONAL STERLING ROYAL DANISH FORK 7 1 4 LONG,  NORWEGIAN NORWAY NILS HANSEN 830S ODEL C 1935 JAM JELLY SUGAR SPOONS,  Antique Ornate Norwegian Viking Ship Small Silver Demitasse Spoon 4 1 2,  International Sterling Silver Salad Fork Royal Danish,  VINTAGE SILVER ENAMEL DRESSING TABLE BOX ANDERSEN NORWAY,  2 Sterling Silver Atomic Aqua Enamel Open Salt Cellars ELA E Lauridsen Denmark,  DANISH STERLING 1931 TEA CADDY SPOON,  6 Vintage Brodrene Lohne 830 S Silver Laila Pattern Spoons Norway,  DANISH STERLING SUGAR SPOON CA1950,  Vintage Swedish Silver Enamelled Spoon LUDVIKA 1972,  Vintage Anton Michelsen Denmark Enamel Finish Spoon in Gold Gilt Sterling Silver,  LOT of 11 Vintage Cohr Danish Modern Sterling Silver OLYMPIA Soup Spoons,  Estate Theodor Olsens Eftf Norway 5 FLEKKEFJORD Spoon in Sterling Silver,  Sterling Hans Hansen Vendome Individual Salad Fork Denmark 6 3 8 Silver,  Vintage David Anderson D A Demitasse Set of 6 Spoons 830 grade Norwegian silver,  DENMARK COPENHAGEN 830 SILVER DEMITASSE SPOON 3,  Danish Antique Silver and Enamel Imperial Presentation Box A Dragsted 1898,  VINTAGE E DRAGSTED STERLING SILVER DENMARK PINCH BOTTLE LIQUOR BOTTLE,  Royal Danish Sterling Silver Knife,  E Dragsted Denmark Sterling Silver Serving Set 139 Grams Extremely Rare,  ART DECO HAMMERWORK STERLING SILVER CIGARETTE CASE DANISH CIRCA 1930,  Danish Frigast Sterling Guilloche Handled Cocktail Fork and Demitasse Spoons,  Georg Jensen Sterling Silver 1971 Cherry Blossom Enameled Denmark Spoon,  Danish Frigast Sterling Silver Guilloche Demitasse Spoon,  3 Cohr Sterling Denmark Sterling Silver Salad Forks 889 Grams Monica Pattern,  2 Cohr Sterling Denmark Sterling Silver Dinner Forks 953 Grams Monica Pattern,  DAVID ANDERSEN NORWAY STERLING SPOON WITH VERMEIL,  7 1 2 Marthinsen NORWAY SILVER 830S Fancy Pattern 408 Serving Spoon 493gr,  Danish Meka Sterling Demitasse Spoons with Guilloche Handle Tips,  4 Cohr Sterling Denmark Sterling Silver Fish Knives 2106 Grams Olympia Pattern,  Pair of Matching Danish Meka Demitasse Spoons with Guilloche Handles,  Magnus Aase Norway Sterling Silver Scroll Pattern Pickle Fork,  Danish Sterling Demitasse Spoons CM Cohr Fredericia Denmark 3 1 2,  

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