Silver & Silver-plated items
Lockdown has meant more time for baking and cooking at home so why not splash out on some quirky vintage items to spice up your cooking cave.
Silver and silver plate may look similar but there are important differences between them which greatly affect their values at auction.
Silver has long been regarded as a precious metal and status symbol. As a material that can be worked into many different forms, a wide variety of items have been made using silver over many centuries.
Five vesta cases on thesaleroom.com including a Liberty silver match safe designed by Archibald Knox
Vesta cases date back to the early 19th century when people started keeping matches in small portable boxes.
Furniture and silver in the Arts and Crafts style remains a popular choice for buyers at auction. Here are five upcoming pieces available at auctions on thesaleroom.com.