Collecting and displaying antique advertising ironstone
From Dundee marmalade crocks to French mustard jars, antique English and French advertising ironstone pieces look beautiful displayed in vintage vignettes.
Sterling silver piece guide - Place Setting Pieces
Sterling silverware Hostess Helpers identification guide at the Silver Superstore, 1-800-426-3057
Samuel Simpson and Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co.
Another interesting character in the silver plate saga is Samuel Simpson. To begin this post let's start with a reference to an earlier post on Cowles and "Spoonville" and a page from the 1888 book edited by L. P. Brockett called "Our Country's Wealth and Influence". This publication suggests that Mr. Simpson was one of the pioneers in the silver plating industry.…
Sold Price: A SET OF FOURTEEN KIRK & SON SILVER BREAD AND BUTTER PL - April 2, 0115 11:00 AM CDT
SET OF FOURTEEN KIRK & SON SILVER BREAD AND BUTTER PLATES, Baltimore, Maryland, circa 1868-1890 Marks: S. KIRK & SON, STERLING.