Some pieces said in the back A1 others tripe xs, I don't understand, are they all the same or not. The blades were obviously silver plated over iron. There are different Wm Rogers sets with different numbers on them also. All ornately etched with a floral pattern. Wonder if I can send you a pic of it? Arch is headquartered and operates its refining facility in Mexico, Missouri. That would explain its weakness as zinc is just eaten up in the soil where I live.
So what is this shinny metal under the silver plate? Early american silver, english silver and european silver and here I mean sterling silver may not be marked sterling. It is a footed oval bread or fruit basket, I think, measuring 11 x 8. I will be more than happy to answer them for you. It certainly is helping me sort through a friend's box of spoons. Also a big name that will take some time. .
They make good quality wares designed for everyday use. Though, I do dig enough metals to know that this is not an item lost yesterday. I would like to know more about it before I decide whether or not to sell it? The problems I am having relates to marking that do not include or say is it is plated or not. Cole Coin Flatware Rogers Cutlery Co. Rogers surrounded by a star and eagle was used by William Rogers between 1825 to 1841 on his coin silver spoons. Copper Lead Mts 8485 Would you have an idea of approximate year and value should I put it in a safe or use it : or where I could go on the net to get this information, please? These will also have th … e word Sterling stamped on the bottom of each piece. I have been doing a lot of research on this piece and haven't really found much about it maybe you can help me out? I have a cream and sugar bowl set the appears to be silver plated.
Woodland Rose, Basque Rose 1955 Wm. I am not at expert on this, so I am very confuse when I bid for the pieces on ebay. However, the patterns for each factory are distinctive and reveal the maker and the age of a piece. Please feel free to start the process and fill out our. Identify Rogers flatware by the manufacturer's mark on the underside of the item and the pattern of the flatware. His work has been published on eHow, TechAxcess. For example the Rogeers marking with the two anchors anchor Rogers anchor it has no other markings with it stating if it is plated or sterling nor are there any numbers stating how much silver content like.
Rogers Mfg Co was used after 1865 by William and his son William Jr. The plating is about all gone looks like brass base metal. Anonymous Thank you for the blog. It also has the number 1675 on it. There is a good selection on e-bay and it appears that the silver plate stuff sells for a couple dollars a piece.
Pam the mark is A1 and I suspect what you have are Berry serving spoons. If it doesn't say sterling, it is silver plate. This symbol was placed on low grade silver plate. We only take into account the weight of your items and the amount of silver available for recovery. My e-mail address is: rockswirl gmail.
Silver Plate Spring Charm 1950 Wm. Silver Plate Court 1939 Court Silver Plate Co. The registered pattern numbers are 1 … 18, 142, 144, 149, 164, 250, 400, 700 and 1636. She thought it was originally from Virginia. These pieces are quite heavy and in good condition. I noticed that you have not listed this particular mark. If anyone knows what this means and whether or not it is in fact sterling silver or silver plated, that would be great.
I have a single piece of the Roger bros. If this was a reproduction commemorative set , it's larger value may be just the weight of the silver. This is called hollowware bowls, pitchers, platters, candle sticks and it was produced at the same time and often in the same patterns as silver-plated utensils. However, I am still confused about the which marks are sterling apposed to plated. Meade Rogers Park Silverware Co. Selling Rogers Brothers Silver The most important item to know is whether or not your silver is sterling.
Your thoughfulness to share your years of research with the rest of us is so special, and made my own so much easier. Again, if anyone can tell me if this is sterling silver or just silver plated, please use the email above and feel free to contact me with any information you may have. The variety of Rogers Wm, Wm A, 1847, 1865, 1881, etc. I have a piece with a mark and pattern I couldn't find anywhere. Berkshire 1897 Special 1847 Rogers Bros. One of the most frustrating parts of silver collecting it the lack of research data compiled in one place.
This post is an attempt to create a list, history, and database that will make this situation a little less confusing. We are only able to refine silver items that are sterling, and we cannot refine items that are silver plated, unless you have more than 50 lbs. Moved to: Taunton, Massachusetts 1886 - Present 1955 Bought by National Silver Company Bought by J. James is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from Portland State University. August 12, 1862 their flatware division was sold to the Meriden Britannia Co.