Dating viners silver plate
In 1719 Parliament established the standard for purity for sterling silver and instituted a mark indicating that an item is of sufficient purity to be deemed sterling.
You may be sure that an object bearing this mark is English sterling silver made after 1719.Obviously, all antiques are worth what someone is willing to pay for them, but for certain antique plate items, most collectors are willing to pay only so much.The below table is meant has a guide to help determine the true value of your antique silver plate collection by showing what others have sold and paid for their silver plate items.About 100 years later, also in England, electroplating was introduced. Signed 1900Genuine Australian Silver Robur Tea Co Sugar Pot Milk Jug & Coffee/hot Water Pot Genuine Vintage Australian Robur Perfect Silver Teapot With Infuser Sonsdale Vintage Silver Jug/teapot Nicely Decorated - Collectable - L36Good Victorian ~ Silver Plated ~ Engraved Teapot ~ C1880 By Lee & Wigful Good Victorian ~ Silver Plated ~ Engraved Teapot & Bowl ~ C1890 By Wilkinson Early 1900s Yixing Large Terracotta Chinese Teapot Enamelled Decoration Stunning Georgian Old Sheffield Plate Coffee 'biggin' Or Jug ~by Matthew Boulton Reed & Barton "winthrop" Silverplate Tea Service W. Lovely Vintage Silver Plated Tea Set Teapot Milk Jug Sugar Bowl Yeoman Plate Vintage Pair Of Elegant 26cm/10" Silver Plated Teapot & Coffee Pot Epns Four Piece Silver Epns A1 Tea Set Marked Sheffield Fine Art Deco Viners Of Sheffield Silver Plated Teapot C.1930Antique Tiffany Ball Footed Ribbed Silver Soldered Tea Caddy,clean Vintage W.h.&.s.It required even less silver, which meant silverplate tea sets and the like could be marketed to the country’s emerging middle class. Teapot 3690 Hard Soldered Ornate C1893 Victorian Triple Plate Rogers Bros Co Footed Tea Pot Coffee Pot Viners Of Sheffield Silverplate Tea / Coffee Service England Uk Alpha Plate Vtg Vintage Sterling Silver Floral Tea Pot Stand Only Vintage Single Service Meriden S/p Tea Coffee Set Superb Large ~ Art Nouveau Styled ~ Bulbous Teapot ~ C1890 Good Bulbous ~ Georgian Styled~ Silver Plated ~ Teapot ~ C185094544# Japanese Tea Ceremony / Kashiki (sweets Bowl) / Silver Plate Antique Silver Plate Spirit Kettle Simulated Twig Stand Sheffield England C1890Queen Anne Silver Plated 3 Tier Folding Cake Plate - Princess Tea Time!