In this shop you can find lovely vintage and antique sterling silver and silver plate pieces for your dining room table and home, including an assortment of sterling silver candlesticks and coasters. Please see The Victorian Desk for sterling silver desk accessories and The Victorian Estate Jewelry Shop for sterling jewelry. Please see The Victorian Dressing Table for sterling silver pieces for your dressing table.
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This is a gorgeous, hard to find, Vintage Mexican Sterling Cracker Tray. It is marked "Sterling Mexico" under the rim. It has an open pierced ornate design around the sides. It measures 11 1/2" long including the handles. It is 3 1/3" wide. It is being priced just above the NYMEX silver price. We are doing this so no one will purchase this beautiful sterling cracker tray to scrap. The price of this item will be monitored to ensure that the price is above the scrap value price. This beautiful tray has a minor light scratch (1/2") and a very shallow dent which is very hard to see. In person the appearance is fine and filled with crackers would make a very nice statement. This piece is lovely but also a great investment.
$79.95 Antique Sheffield England Joseph Rodgers & Sons EPBM Boat Shaped Teapot with Ebony Handle - Item #474
This is a gorgeous Antique Joseph Rodgers & Sons EPBM Boat Shaped Teapot with Ebony Handle, Ebony Knob Finial, and Hinged Domed Cover. It is made by Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Cutlers to Her Majesty (Queen Victoria). Joseph Rodgers & Sons are the best known producers of quality cutlery in Sheffield, England and the oldest in the world according to the Encyclopedia of American Silver Manufacturers. Per the encyclopedia mentioned, the Joseph Rodgers & Sons trademark was probably the oldest in continuous use, being granted in 1682.
This gorgeous teapot is made out of EPBM which means electroplated Britannia Metal. The teapot is marked with the Rodgers trademark Star and Cross, Joseph, Rodgers, & Sons, Sheffield, E.P.B.M., X163, 4. The Rodgers mark used on this piece is the mark used on their sterling silver. We have been unable to determine what the numbers stand for. The electroplating process started in 1850s and became popular in the 1860s. From what we have been able to obtain, this teapot is circa 1885+. The condition is great for its age. It does have wear to the silver on the belly of the teapot on both sides. You may be able to see this in the picture if you click on the picture to enlarge. Please email us if you would like pictures of the back stamp or other areas of the teapot. This makes for a wonderful display piece.
This is a beautiful and intricate vintage Revere Silver Co. Sterling Weighted Tall Compote. The compote measures 6 1/4" tall and the bowl measures 7" in diameter. It has a very intricate open lace lattice design around the rim with six emblems spaced evenly out. It is marked with the Revere Silver Co. logo, Sterling, Reinforced with Cement, 631. There is some minor wear to the compote as two small dings on the side of the bowl, three tiny dings on the base and some dings. upper the base which you can not see when it is upright. It is extremely difficult to find these compotes in perfect condition. Overall, we would rate this compote in great condition for its age. This would be lovely at your next tea party. It is great for serving nuts or candies.
This is a beautiful and intricate vintage Crown Sterling Weighted Compote with handle. The compote measures 6" tall with the handle and the bowl measures 6 1/4" in diameter. It has a very intricate open lace lattice design around the rim with four flowers spaced evenly out. There are regular egg shaped indentions around the base. The compote is in great condition. The bowl is showing only minor wear in the form of a 3 very small dings. This would be lovely at your next tea party. It is great for serving nuts or candies.
$137.95 Vintage R. Wallace & Sons Sterling 6" Plate with Monogram 85 Grams - Item #364
This is a very elegant Vintage R. Wallace & Sons Mfg. Co. Sterling 6" Plate. It is marked on the back "R. W. Stags Head & S, Sterling, 2130. The gorgeous interlocking scrolled monogram is BAL. It is being priced just above the NYMEX silver price. We are doing this so no one will purchase this beautiful sterling plate to scrap. The price of this item will be monitored to ensure that the price is above the scrap value price. This beautiful tray has a minor light scratches typical of use and age. There are no dents or major scratches on this piece. It would be lovely served with tea cakes or other tea items at a tea party. It is a lovely piece and a great investment.
This is a very elegant Vintage I.S. Co. Sterling Creamer Pitcher with Gold Wash Interior. The shape is Neoclassical. It has a gorgeous gold washed interior. It is marked I.S. Co., International Silver Logo, Sterling, C20. I.S. Co. is an old mark and was part of the International Silver Company. It weights 70 grams. It measures 4 1/4" high and the base is 2" in diameter. There is no monogram on this pitcher. The creamer pitcher is in great condition. It is showing only minor wear with 2 small dints on the rim and one small dent in the bottom which you can not see unless you turn it over. It is would be great for serving cream or any type sauce at your next gathering.
This is a pair of beautiful vintage Crown Sterling Weighted Candlesticks. The candlesticks each measure 2 1/2" tall x 2 3/4" wide at the base. The candlesticks are in great condition. There are some areas that could still use more silver cleaner on them. The rim base matches the rim base of the Crown compote listed as item #280. There is a matching set of these candlesticks listed as item #282. This would be lovely on your table at your next tea party. It also would look great with candles for a romantic evening at home.
This is a pair of beautiful vintage Crown Sterling Weighted Candlesticks. The candlesticks each measure 2 1/2" tall x 2 3/4" wide at the base. The candlesticks are in great condition. There is one 1/4" ding at the stop of the base on one of the candlesticks. They are some areas that could still use more silver cleaner on them. The rim base matches the rim base of the Crown compote listed as item #280. There is a matching set of these candlesticks listed as item #281. This would be lovely on your table at your next tea party. It also would look great with candles for a romantic evening at home.