Tag Archives: Rogers & Hamilton

Collecting by Design: Frederick E. Pretat

As I mentioned in an earlier post, people collect sterling and silver plated flatware for different reasons.  Some people are looking for that elusive piece to complete their set.  Others collect particular pieces in a variety of patterns, like sugar … Continue reading

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The Eating of the Orange…

I was recently browsing through the December 12, 1894 issue of “The Jewelers’ Circular and Horological Review” and came across an article entitled “The Eating of the Orange…Dainty Devices for the Proper Eating of this Delicious and Seasonable Fruit”.  The … Continue reading

Posted in Alvin Mfg, antiques, Etsy, etsy vintage, flatware, holmes & edwards, orange spoon, queenofsienna, Rogers & Bro., silver, silver plate, silverplate, souvenir spoon, sterling, Sunkist, W H Glenny, Wm B Durgin | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments