Gold, Silver and Jewellery
Jonty adds: “Even the most basic old christening mugs, napkin rings, precious stones from jewellery, flatware and the like will always be desired for their scrap value.”
Going, going, gone: fondue pot circa 1964
Then we had an “Antiques Roadshow ... glasses and ceramic elephant napkin rings. Some people just seemed lonely, looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon. Others were all business, zeroing in on silver markings or signed prints or vintage ...
Antiques & Collectibles
Dodge, a small table clock, and an 18th-century American silver salver were the top sellers at New England ... an 18th-century German-made gun that was given to King Louis XV of France (estimate $150,000- $250,000) and sharpshooter Annie Oakley’s ...
Sterling, silver-plate finding resurgence in today’s homes
“I encourage people to use that old silver,” said Rogers, who owns Flowerdale Marketplace, an antiques and gift shop in Tupelo ... said she believes silver is seeing a resurgence. “Napkin rings are very collectible right now,” she said.