Found 113 articles matching Metals category.
  • Apr 11 2008
  • 11 Apr 2008

Salt and pepper

I’ve been wondering what my salt and pepper shakers are worth. My mom picked them up for me at a thrift shop for $5, but every pair of shakers that I looked up that were similar were worth a lot more. If anyone can enlighten me on thier actual value I would surely appreciate it. They are two rabbits in a nieman marcus box and the sticker on the bottom says that they are godinger sterling silver.

  • Apr 9 2008
  • 9 Apr 2008

Identifying Marks On British Sterling

Here is a cute British sterling vinaigrette circa 1818. It was made by John Shaw under the reign of George IV. How do we know this?

The hallmarks on this piece are the keys to identity.

  • Mar 11 2008
  • 11 Mar 2008

Collecting Sterling Souvenir Commemerative Spoons

We have always created objects in commemeration of those places we love to gather and honor. None can be more prolific than the American sterling souvenir spoon.