Silver Flatware: A Luxury or a Necessity
It is an absolute pleasure for antique collectors to collect flatware from different sources. The price of a flatware object can vary tremendously in an auction based on the age of the flatware, person who was using the flatware and the intricate complex design patterns that are present on the flatware. It might appear as nonsense to someone who does not have the same passion for the flatware to see the antique flatware being bought at such a premium. But again, any antique buyer will appear in the same category if you do not share or understand the passion.
In a similar fashion, it is a need to have a few utensils in your kitchen to assist you in cooking the food, without having to wash the used utensils at the least for one day. There are several kinds of utensils that are available in the market that can serve your purpose irrespective of your financial condition. A good tableware / flatware is like an ornament to your kitchen. The look of your kitchen is glorified when you have shiny flatware. One of the ways to impress the visitors to your house is by serving food in the best of the best flatware you can afford.
The silver flatware is very famous with most of the hoteliers. Some of the hoteliers travel around the world to choose the best flatware for their hotels. There are many books that are available that give complete details about a piece of flatware with a nice picture. The other day, I was reading a book and found that reed & barton stainless flatware is one of the finest in terms of quality and appearance.
There are many individuals who collect the flatware to be displayed in their show-cases. It is a hobby for these individuals to procure the amazing looking, unique, antique flatware at auctions. A good flatware decorated in a nice silver coated chest can be gifted to your loved ones during thanks-giving. It will be a gift that the recipient will cherish for a life time.
Fortuna Auction to Host Fine Jewels Auction in New York City on November 29th (Antiques Collectibles Auction News)
New York, NY – October 17, 2012 – Fortuna Auctions’ Co-founder and Managing
Director Seth Holehouse is pleased to announce that their fall Fine Jewels
Auction will take place on Thursday, November 29th, 2012, starting at 10:30am.
There will be hundreds of beautiful, unique antique, contemporary and estate
jewelry pieces up for bid at Fortuna's [...]
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