Bowls – Sterling Silver


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VTG MCM FRANK WHITING STERLING SILVER CRYSTAL GLASS BOWL CANDY DISH

$14.00


Antique Japanese sterling silver dollhouse miniature 4 piece bowl dish set lot

$65.00


Gorham LYRIC Vintage Sterling Silver Flatware Round Bowl Soup Spoon 163 8

$46.18


Royal Danish Sterling Silver 8 Oval Serving Bowl Dish

$199.99


Arabesque by Whiting Sterling Silver Teaspoon Frosted Goldwashed Bowl 5 7 8

$89.00


Vintage POOLE Silver Company 362 Fine Sterling Silver Bowl Taunton MA RARE

$150.00


Wallace 4002 3 Sterling Silver 10 Round Vegetable Bowl 285g

$199.99


VINTAGE TIFFANY CO MAKERS 925 STERLING SILVER LIDDED SUGAR BOWL RARE

$789.99


Nice Sterling Silver Heavy Deco Mexico Footed Open Sugar Bowl B3128

$289.99


Native American Sterling Silver Fish Shaped Plate Bowl

$198.00


Antique J F Fradley Co Sterling Silver Repousse Wine Coaster Bowl

$165.00


Vintage Cambridge Chantilly Elegant Glass Sterling Base Large Creamer

$53.99


VTG Miniature STERLING SILVER BOWL Pierced and Beaded 3x 25 w 3 Hallmarks

$29.95


STERLING SILVER FOOTED BOWL HALLMARKED HB BIRMINGHAM C 1878 1910

$72.55


STERLING SILVER BOWL 925 DIAMETER BOWL BRAND NEW WITHOUT TAGS

$263.99


Gorham sterling Silver Fancy Pierced Repousse Footed Bowl Date 1892 3395 No Mono

$595.00


STERLING SILVER ROUND BOWL DETAILED DESIGN WITH GORGEOUS LOOK STERLING SILVER

$263.99


Undermount Acrylic Single Bowl Utility Sink In Sterling Silver Utilities 25 In

$221.95


ALVIN Bridal Bouquet 6 1 4 Sterling Silver Round Bowl Soup Spoon Flatware

$39.99


Repousse by Kirk Sterling Silver Candy Dish w Fruit Carved In Bowl 431 0534

$260.10

Use the following tips to guide your antique silver flatware collecting objectives.

1. Go for a silver flatware: Style, Historical Period or Maker.

Picture your chosen lifestyle and your specific preferences, then try to make choices that are a good match. Do you envisage using your antique silver flatware regularly, or only use objects from your set for special occasions?

Antique silver flatware is a very broad collectible category containing a great many specialist areas. Some collectors direct their attention a special design pattern, while others collect a specific maker or historical period.

Some antique sterling silverware collectors direct their attention on a special category of antique silver flatware, such as: urns or jugs, while others have more varied passions and broaden into regional silver flatware, such as Spanish or Mexican, or pieces from specific makers, such as: Alvin or Birks.

2. Mash It Up

Do not be afraid to mix and match patterns.

This collecting approach gives marvelous aesthetic charm to a table setting. This is a wonderful option particularly with difficult-to-find, or discontinued silver flatware patterns. And will benefit you for putting together a set sizable enough for entertaining your family, friends or guests.

3. Wear or Damage

Signs of use do not always diminish the worth of antique silver flatware or silver plate flatware, while signs of damage may or may not. For instance, slight damage or defects on a rare flatware piece will not significantly decrease its value. The price of a damaged collectible should be lower than retail, of course. Be wary of buying tarnished silver flatware through the internet. Pictures can be misleading and obscure apparent wear, flaws or repair. Purchasing tarnished pieces at estate sales and flea markets may be an affordable option, but investigating them closely for problems remains a fundamental skill for your collecting hobby or business.

4. Monograms

A lot of collectors view aged, fancy monograms as a lost form of art and historically relevant. It does not detract from the desirability or merit of a silver flatware collectible when a monogram is displayed. Most pieces are, however, even more valuable without a monogram. As you gain more experience with antique silver and sterling silver flatware, you will be able to determine monogram removal. Monogram removal can damage a piece of antique silver and considerably diminish its market appeal.

5. Authenticity

Various collectors under value antique silverware pieces that have been refreshed, such as those with replacement knife blades. It is not uncommon for antique silverplate knife blades to show signs of wear and usage. They can easily be repaired on hollow handle knives, A number of collectors opt 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 aspects of collecting that can be a matter of personal inclination, but you do need to be alert that your antique silver flatware may lessen in value if you replace the knife blades.

6. Repairs

A silversmith ought be sourced for any repairs required for damaged pieces. Pieces can also be replated by a skilled silversmith. It can be an expensive project for common pieces, but it is fully fully worthwhile to make use of a expert silversmith for restoring valued and rare silver flatware items.

7. Modified Items

Be mindful that these exist and develop skills to detect if a piece is modified from its authentic state. Common flatware pieces are sometimes changed to make them appear to be more scarce and valuable pieces. For example, you may find spoons that at some point in time were cut to appear like ice cream forks or a sugar spoon was changed to resemble a sugar sifter. Look for signs that pieces have been modified and avoid purchasing them for your collection.

8. Forgeries

New fake pieces in common and rare patterns appear for sale frequently online. Examples include:, butter dishes and scarce pieces such as asparagus servers. Quite a few of these items have no craftsman's marks. Moreover, forged artist's markings in silver have been around for hundreds of years. The age of an antique silverware piece does not necessarily indicate it's genuineness. So learn as much as you can prior to investing in expensive antique silver flatware.

Bowls - recently found antique sterling silver pieces.

Vintage WALLACE Sterling Silver 4640 9 Rose Poin Creamer Sugar Bowl 2284g,  Antique SMC925 Solid Sterling Silver Sugar Bowl 42oz,  Johan Rohde for Georg Jensen bowl centerpiece sterling silver ca 1915 1927,  Reed Barton Francis 1 Repousse Sterling Silver Fruit Bowl Hollowware,  VERY RARE Antique French 1800s Sterling Silver Cobalt Crystal Sugar Casket Bowl,  Beautiful Salt Spoon With Hallmarks On Bowl Sterling Silver,  Sterling Silver Candy Bowl Serving Dish 11 x 65 2174 Grams,  ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER PIERCED COMPOTE OLIVE SPOON STRAW HANDLE SCALLOPED BOWL,  KERR Baby BOWL STERLING SILVER Child Nursery CIRCUS Cat Dog Pig Lion Bear Monkey,  STERLING SILVER PEDESTAL COMPOTE CANDY NUT BON BON BOWL DISH 525 WEIGHTED VTG,  2 Reed Barton Francis I Sterling Silver Nut Bowl Dish X569 No Monogram,  wallace sterling silver christmas spoon etched Barbara to bowl 1910 to back,  wallace sterling silver christmas spoon etched Barbara 1909 to bowl,  Rare Danish by Evald Nielsen Sterling Silver Enameled Salt Bowl Denmark NR,  LOT OF 5 WALLLACE Sterling Silver Heart Shaped Bowl Sipper Spoon Iced Tea Spoons,  Tiffany C0 Sterling Silver Sauce bowl and under plate Art Deco 114,  STERLING SILVER PINK GUILLOCHE DRESSER JAR WITH CUT CRYSTAL BOWL BEST OFFER,  Antique Sterling Silver Richard Dimes Berry Bowl 4 7 8 9145,  STERLING SILVER PINK GUILLOCHE DRESSER JAR WITH CUT CRYSTAL BOWL BEST OFFER,  FLORAL DESIGN GLASS WITH A145 STERLING SILVER RIM CANDY BOWL WITH 3 DIVISIONS,  ANTIQUE CHINESE EXPORT SOLID SILVER WANG HING CREAMER BOWL TEA CHINA QING 1880,  ANTIQUE CHINESE EXPORT SOLID SILVER WANG HING SUGAR BOWL TEASET CHINA QING 1880,  Sterling Silver Pierced Bowl with Applied Border by Marcus Co of NY,  Tiffany Co Sterling Silver Oval Shaped Bread Bowl Dish,  Vintage Birks Sterling Silver 5 1 4 Bowl w Floral Design NO Monograms,  Beautiful Sterling Silver Gorham Bowl with Swirl Design 12 Wide,  Randahl Sterling Silver Hand Hammered Bowl Chicago Arts Crafts,  Antique 19th Century Solid Silver Suger Bowl 1909 Birmingham 106 Grams Scrap,  REVERE SILVERSMITHS STERLING SILVER CREAM SUGAR BOWL 825,  ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER ART DECO ELEGANT BOWL 500 GRAMS,  Sterling SIlver Francis I By Reed Barton Raised Floral Bowl,  VINTAGE LARGE HANDMADE STERLING SILVER BOWL JOSE MARMOLEJO TANE MEXICO 1960,  Antique Gorham Sterling Silver Reticulated Swing Handle Candy Dish Bowl,  VINTAGE STERLING SILVER HAND HAMMERED PIERCED BOWL FRANK M WHITING 1900,  Vintage C Zurita Mexico Mexican Modernist Sterling Silver 925 centerpiece bowl,  Tiffany Co Bowl Sterling Silver 925 Pattern 18339 Monog 359g 1266oz,  Large Sterling Silver Bowl Scrap Or Use Lot 392 Grams,  Baker Manchester Mfg Sterling Silver teaspoon Helen Engraved in Bowl 5,  STUNNING WILLIAM IV solid silver MELON SUGAR BOWL 1834 417gm,  Gorham Fancy Sterling Silver Sugar Spoon Engraved Bowl Handle Rose Pattern,  VINTAGE MASSIVE SILVER 800 CANDY BOWL BASKET SOLID SILVER 800 LEAVES 149 grams,  Stunning Antique Solid Silver Sugar Cream Pail Bowl 1903 494gr 482 9 OWL,  Antique Sterling Silver Ryrie Decorative Footed Nut Bowl,  Gorham Sterling Silver Pierced Bowl A11154,  ALVIN Serving BOWL 11 3 8 Wide STERLING SILVER 925 D167 5 MONO K Large Estate,  Gorham Sterling Silver Candy Nut Bowl Dish 819 Weight 110 Grams 6 3 4 by 5 1 4,  Cartier 881 Sterling Silver Oval Bowl 59 inches Vintage,  Wallae Sterling Silver Candy Nut Bowl Dish A7 Weight 132 Grams 6 by 4 1 4,  l925 Sterling Silver Cream Sugar Bowl Set,  SOLID SILVER Salt Spoon SHELL BOWL Hallmarked Birmingham 1866,  

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