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REED  BARTONSTERLING SILVERSpanish Baroque2 Piece LG ROAST CARVING SETCSL2
REED BARTONSTERLING SILVERSpanish Baroque2 Piece LG ROAST CARVING SETCSL2
$169.95
REED  BARTON STERLING SILVERSPANISH BAROQUE1965FRUIT ORANGE SPOONSX2FRS
REED BARTON STERLING SILVERSPANISH BAROQUE1965FRUIT ORANGE SPOONSX2FRS
$145.00
Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Iced Tea Spoon 762645
Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Iced Tea Spoon 762645
$33.99
Large Spanish Silver WINE TASTER with COINS Lopez Madrid 5oz
Large Spanish Silver WINE TASTER with COINS Lopez Madrid 5oz
$350.00
VINTAGE SPANISH BOXED SET SILVER  GILT SERVERS 20TH C
VINTAGE SPANISH BOXED SET SILVER GILT SERVERS 20TH C
$212.88
Lot of 2 Salem Portugal Silver Plate Champagne Sherbet Goblets
Lot of 2 Salem Portugal Silver Plate Champagne Sherbet Goblets
$6.00
Vintage Sintra Portugal 95 SN Large Oval Serving Platter
Vintage Sintra Portugal 95 SN Large Oval Serving Platter
$45.00
SET OF TWO SILVERPLATED LEONARD CORDIAL APERITIF GOBLETS MADE IN SPAIN
SET OF TWO SILVERPLATED LEONARD CORDIAL APERITIF GOBLETS MADE IN SPAIN
$19.99
Reed  Barton Spanish Baroque 6 piece Place Setting Excellent Condition no Mono
Reed Barton Spanish Baroque 6 piece Place Setting Excellent Condition no Mono
$195.00
Vintage MATADOR 4 3 8 Spoon from Spain in Sterling Silver
Vintage MATADOR 4 3 8 Spoon from Spain in Sterling Silver
$29.99
VINTAGE 60s MEXICAN 11PC TAXCO ALPACA SILVER COCKTAIL HORS DOEUVRE PICK FORKS
VINTAGE 60s MEXICAN 11PC TAXCO ALPACA SILVER COCKTAIL HORS DOEUVRE PICK FORKS
$24.95
6 Silverplate Pedestal Wine Goblets Made in Spain VERY NICE
6 Silverplate Pedestal Wine Goblets Made in Spain VERY NICE
$64.50
Reed  Barton Spanish Baroque Sterling  Stainless Dessert Server
Reed Barton Spanish Baroque Sterling Stainless Dessert Server
$49.99
Antique Spanish 900 Silver Pair of Trays Coat of Arms
Antique Spanish 900 Silver Pair of Trays Coat of Arms
$275.00
Unusual Antique 19c Pair Figural Bull Spanish Colonial Silver Cups
Unusual Antique 19c Pair Figural Bull Spanish Colonial Silver Cups
$239.98
VTG set of 50 Valero Silver Plated Wine Goblets glasses and more Made in Spain
VTG set of 50 Valero Silver Plated Wine Goblets glasses and more Made in Spain
$175.00
Romaq SL Madrit Made in Spain pair of Cordial Goblets silver plated
Romaq SL Madrit Made in Spain pair of Cordial Goblets silver plated
$12.99
Set of 5 Alpaca Silver plate wrist bangles from Chile
Set of 5 Alpaca Silver plate wrist bangles from Chile
$26.61
Vtg 2 Plator Silverston Spain Silverplate Wine Goblets 5 1 4
Vtg 2 Plator Silverston Spain Silverplate Wine Goblets 5 1 4
$20.00
Reed  Barton Spanish Baroque Ster Ser Spoon  Fork Slot Ser Spoon Grave Ladle
Reed Barton Spanish Baroque Ster Ser Spoon Fork Slot Ser Spoon Grave Ladle
$210.00
Reed  Barton Spanish Baroque Sterling Salad Set Pie Server Sugar  Serv Spoon
Reed Barton Spanish Baroque Sterling Salad Set Pie Server Sugar Serv Spoon
$150.00

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Whether you prefer collecting sterling or silver plate flatware, the following tips apply.

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

Reflect upon your way-of-life and unique preferences, then come up with decisions that are a good fit. Do you plan to use your antique silver flatware fairly often, or rather use objects from your collection for specific occasions?

There are numerous niche facets of antique silver flatware collecting. Some collectors focus their interest on a distinctive design pattern, while others collect a particular manufacturer or historical period.

Some antique silverware collectors focus on a certain genre of antique silver flatware, such as: urns or jugs, while others have more varied interests and expand into regional silver flatware, such as Spanish or collectibles from specific craftsman, such as: Towie or Sheffield.

2. Mix-n-Match

Don't be afraid to mix and match patterns.

This collecting strategy brings great aesthetic charm to a table setting. This is a beautiful choice especially with difficult-to-find, or rare silver flatware patterns. And will benefit you for assembling a set extensive enough for entertaining your family, friends or guests.

3. Wear or Damage

Signs of use do not automatically detract from the worth of antique silver flatware or silver plate flatware, while signs of abuse may or may not. For example, negligible damage or flaws on a rare flatware piece will not significantly lessen its value. The price of a damaged collectible should be significantly lower than retail, of course. Be cautious of buying tarnished silver flatware online. Pictures can be fake and hide obvious wear, damage or repair. Finding tarnished pieces at estate sales and flea markets may be an affordable option, but examining them closely for problems remains a fundamental skill for your collecting hobby or business.

4. Monograms

Many collectors view ancient, elaborate monograms as a lost form of art and historically significant. It does not detract from the desirability or market value of a silver flatware piece when a monogram is displayed. Most pieces are, however, have more market worth without a monogram. As you gain more experience with antique silver and sterling silver flatware, you will develop skills to determine if the monogram has been removed. Monogram removal can damage a piece of antique silver and considerably diminish its market appeal.

5. Authenticity

A number of collectors frown upon antique silverware pieces that have been updated, such as those with replacement knife blades. Silverplated knife blades are often found with wear. They can easily be repaied on hollow handle knives, Various collectors desire to have them replaced 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 taste, but you do need to be careful that your antique silver flatware may diminish in value if you replace the knife blades.

6. Repairs

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 pierced 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 forgeries in popular and rare pattern designs are available for sale frequently online. In particular:, salt spoons and sought after pieces such as asparagus servers. Several of these types of silver flatware have no maker's marks. Moreover, forged maker's markings in silver have appeared centuries. The age of an antique silverware piece does not really 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.

Silver and Sterling Flatware - Spanish origins - recently bought antique silver flatware.

Silver napkin ring for the baby Made in Portugal 1950 Silver with brand,  Matilde Espunes 916 Spanish Silver Round Lidded Box Acorn Finial c1900,  ALPACA CIGARETTE BOX CIGAR CASE BUDAPEST PARLAMENT Austro Hungarian 1900s Rare,  Vintage Sterling Silver on Copper deco alpaca tray Peru marked Peru Vicky Lama,  Beautiful Vintage 38 Piece Lot Of Alpaca Plateado Pesa Mexico Silver Flatware,  Silver plate Ornate Made in Spain bowl,  Mother of Pearl Mexico Alpaca Silver 10 Cake Ladle Server Very Unique Art,  Towle Spanish Provincial Sterling 1967 Silver Modern Hollow Knife 8 3 4,  Wallace Spanish Lace Sterling Cocktail Seafood Forks Set of 8 New,  Vtg Antique Alpaca Silver Rare Candelabra Candle Stick Holder Marked Alpacca,  Fine Pair Spanish Sterling Silver Decorative Birds Figurin MAGNIFICENT,  Vintage Sterling Silver 1900s Cocktail Pick Set Hors Doeuvre 12 piece Spanish,  Vintage Vitoria Spain Coat of Arms Solid Silver Pin Coin Ash Tray Dish,  TRAY STERLING SILVER FILGREE WITH TOROS SCENES SPAIN CIRCA 1950,  SALT CELLARS STERLING SILVER SPANISH C 1940 HAND HAMMERED FULLY MARKE,  SPANISH LACE WALLACE STERLING COLD MEAT FORK,  PAIR OF CANDELABRA OF 1 LIGHT STERLING SILVER PUNCHED ROVIRA SPAIN END XIX,  SPANISH PROVINCIAL TOWLE STERLING PIERCED TABLE SPOON,  Reed Barton Spanish Baroque Pattern Sterling Silver Solid Gravy Ladle,  Towle SPANISH PROVINCIAL STERLING Pierced Serving Spoon 740260,  Valero silver goblets cordials set of 4 Spain w original boxes,  Vintage Plator Silver Plated Cup Goblet Made in Spain,  Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Gravy Ladle 762630,  Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Serving Spoon 762651,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Master Butter Knife 574302,  Gorham SPANISH TRACERY STERLING Hollow Handle Master Butter Knife 184494,  Towle SPANISH PROVINCIAL STERLING Fork 1635577,  Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Sugar Spoon 762649,  Gorham SPANISH TRACERY STERLING Dessert Oval Soup Spoon 1281819,  Towle SPANISH PROVINCIAL STERLING Modern Hollow Butter Spreader 740212,  Vintage Sterling Silver Alpaca Llama Peru Souvenir Spoon set of 6 FREE SHIPPING,  VINTAGE PLATOR SILVERPLATE GOBLET CHALICE DRINKING CUP MADE IN SPAIN,  Towle SPANISH PROVINCIAL STERLING Serving Spoon 740259,  Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Pierced Serving Spoon 762652,  Gorham SPANISH TRACERY STERLING Modern Hollow Knife 184511,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Cold Meat Serving Fork 574311,  Vintage Plator Silver Plated Cup Goblet Made in Spain Set Of 8,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Cream Soup Spoon 574300,  Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Modern Hollow Butter Spreader 762603,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Sugar Shell Spoon 574332,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Serving Spoon 574334,  Gorham SPANISH TRACERY STERLING Fork 184510,  Gorham SPANISH TRACERY STERLING Salad Fork 184491,  Towle SPANISH PROVINCIAL STERLING Modern Hollow Knife 740264,  Gorham SPANISH TRACERY STERLING Teaspoon 184490,  Wallace SPANISH LACE STERLING Dessert Oval Soup Spoon 1287634,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Modern Hollow Knife 574339,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Teaspoon 574298,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Fork 574336,  Reed Barton SPANISH BAROQUE STERLING Modern Hollow Knife 574338,