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Old silver and old Sheffield plate

Howard Pitcher Okie

Old silver and old Sheffield plate

a history of the silversmith"s art in Great Britain and Ireland

by Howard Pitcher Okie

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Published by Doubleday, Doran in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hallmarks,
  • Sheffield plate,
  • Silverwork -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Howard Pitcher Okie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK7143 .O4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 420 p., 12 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14774774M


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Old Sheffield Plate refers to a type of plate silver created in Sheffield, England, from the s up to the s. This is one of the highest-value silver-plate silverwear in auctions and among dealers, due to its scarcity and age.

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Sheffield plate continued to be used for up to a further years for silver-plated articles subject to heavy wear, most commonly uniform buttons and tankards.

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