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Serve your food elegantly with an antique sterling silver silverware set from Nelson and Nelson Antiques. Choose from a variety of gorgeous antique sterling silver cutlery that enhances the dinner experience for you and your guests. Sit down for dinner with a full English antique sterling silver silverware set. Serve dinner courses with incredibly stylish silver serving forks or spoons. Having the perfect dinner spread has never looked this great. No matter what the occasion may be, whether it is entertaining guests at your home or sitting down for the family dinner, we believe that you need to have quality flatware. Invest in Nelson & Nelson Antiques' flatware and antique solid silver cutlery for sale online. These pieces can be handed down from generation to generation. To learn more about our antique sterling silver silverware sets, please give us a call today.

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Large Tiffany Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs in Classical Palm Pattern
BZ588

Large Palm sterling silver sugar tongs. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1880. U-form. Each stem tapering with scallop shell jaw; fiddle terminal with low relief palm. A rare serving piece in the simplified Classical pattern designed by Edward C. Moore and first produced in 1871. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and director’s letter m (1869-75). Very good condition. Taut and springy.

Dimensions: H 6 1/4 x W 3/4 in. Weight: 2.2 troy ounces. #BZ588

Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
Antique Tiffany Fruits & Flowers Sterling Silver Peapod Pea Server
BZ652

Very desirable sterling silver pea server in Vine. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Tapering handle with loosely arranged wraparound pea pod vine on tapering stem. Round bowl with pierced ornament in same motif. A beautiful conflation of symbolism and function. Interlaced script monogram engraved on verso. This pattern is commonly known as Fruits and Flowers, and was in production from 1872 to before 1904. Illustrated in: Hood. Tiffany Silver Flatware, 1999, p. 143. Fully marked. Very good... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
Set of 6 Antique Japanese Meiji Silver Dragon Knife Rests
BY235

Set of 6 Japanese Meiji silver cast figural knife rests, ca 1910. Each: A horned and taloned dragon with arched back and fan tail. Scaly, scampering serpents for the next dinner party. Unmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 x L 2 3/4 x W 5/8 in. Total weight: 5 troy ounces. #BY235

Sale Price: $626.50
Listed Price $895.00
Antique Gorham Persian Aesthetic Sterling Silver Pierced Ladle
BZ660

Persian sterling silver pierced ladle. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1871. Pointed ovoid terminal with stylized leaf and scroll ornament mounted to round stem with reeded bands set in leaf mount; bowl round and gilt with ornamental piercing and pointed spout. A nice piece in a hard-to-find Aesthetic pattern. Fully marked including maker’s and retailer’s (Bachelders & Co.) stamps. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 x D 2 in. Weight: 1.2 troy ounces #BZ660

Sale Price: $210.00
Listed Price $300.00
Two Antique Shiebler American Sterling Silver Novelty Spoons
BZ630

Japonesque sterling silver spoon. Made by George W. Shiebler & Co. in New York, ca 1885. Tapering stem and round terminal; front hand-hammered and applied with a bug and bit of bamboo. Oval bowl. Back plain. Fully marked including maker’s and retailer’s (Theodore B. Starr) stamps. Very good condition. Dimensions: H 6 3/8 x W 1 3/8 in.;

With: Victorian sterling silver spoon. Made by same, ca 1891. Cast terminal in form of leafing nutmeg on stem. Back plain with engraved 3-letter script... Click for details

Sale Price: $262.50
Listed Price $375.00
Set of 6 Tostrup Gilt & Enamel Spoons in Original Georg Jensen Case
BZ584

Set of 6 Midcentury Modern sterling silver demitasse spoons. Made by Tostrup in Norway. Each: Straight and narrow stem with round and shallow bowl. Double-sided gilding. Cobalt enamel on stem front in diagonal frames. In original red case with fitted silk lining with gilt retailer’s stamp (“Georg Jensen / Silver”). Fully marked including maker’s stamp. Very good condition with intact enamel.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x D 7/8 in. Case dimensions: H 1 1/8 x W 7 1/2 x D 5 in. Total gross weight... Click for details

Sale Price: $420.00
Listed Price $600.00
Antique Gorham Aesthetic Sterling Silver Olive Spoon with Pick
BZ228

Aesthetic sterling silver olive spoon. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1885. Cast stem with entwined leaf and olive. Shallow and pierced bowl with engraved leaves. At other end pick comprising graduated triangles. Butler finish. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and no. 267. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 11 3/4 x W 1 x D 3/4 in. Weight: 2.2 troy ounces. #BZ228

Sale Price: $770.00
Listed Price $1,100.00
James Robinson Fiddle, Thread & Shell Dinner & Lunch Set for 12
BY682

Fiddle Thread & Shell sterling silver dinner and lunch set. Made by James Robinson in London, 1980-2000. This set comprises 61 pieces (dimensions in inches):

Forks: 12 dinner forks (8 1/8) and 12 luncheon forks (7);

Spoons: 12 soup spoons (7 1/8), 12 teaspoons (5 3/4), and 1 tablespoon (8 1/8);

Knives: 12 dinner knives.

Dinner knife blades stainless steel.

Traditional Georgian spanning the early Thatcher era to Tony Blair’s Cool Britannia.

All pieces fully marked including... Click for details

Sale Price: $13,000.00
Listed Price $20,000.00
Antique German Silver Tea Scoop with English Sterling Import Marks
BZ286

German silver tea scoop. Imported to England in 1892 by Thomas Glaser. Leaf-form bowl with veins and wispy, irregular tips. Woody stem with coiled tendril mounts. German maker's marks and English sterling-standard import marks including London assay stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 x L 4 1/8 x W 1 7/8 in. Weight: 1 troy ounce. #BZ286

Sale Price: $350.00
Listed Price $500.00
Mario Buccellati Grande Imperiale  Sterling Silver Dinner Set for 8
BZ297

Grande Imperiale sterling silver dinner set. Made by Mario Buccellati in Italy. This set comprises 48 pieces (dimensions in inches):

Forks: 8 dinner forks (8 5/8) and 8 salad forks (7);

Spoons: 8 tablespoons (8 1/2), 8 dessert spoons (6 7/8), and 8 ice cream spoons (5 1/4);

Knife: 8 dinner knives (9 3/4).

Dinner knives have stainless steel blades.

Complete with impressive sculptural heft.

All pieces fully hallmarked including maker’s stamp (“M. Buccellati”). Very good... Click for details

Sale Price: $13,000.00
Listed Price $20,000.00
Set of 3 Gorham Japonesque Mixed Metal & Hand Hammered Ladles
BZ305

Three Japonesque sterling silver ladles. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1885. Each: Curved and tapering handle; round and lobed bowl with small lip spout; bowl interior gilt washed. Terminal curved with applied mixed metal cherry branch. Allover spot hammering. A multi-course set. Rare serving pieces for connoisseurs of food and art. Marked “Sterling & Other Metals” with maker’s stamp. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: Soup: H 12 3/4 x D 4 in. Oyster: H 11 x D 3 1/2... Click for details

Sale Price: $3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
Georg Jensen Cactus Sterling Silver Dinner Set for 12 with 84 Pieces
BY681

Cactus sterling silver dinner set. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen. This set comprises 84 pieces (dimensions in inches):

Forks: 12 dinner forks (7 3/4), 12 luncheon forks (6 1/2), and 12 seafood forks (6 1/4);

Spoons: 12 dessert spoons (6 3/4) and 12 teaspoons (6);

Knives: 12 dinner knives (9) and 12 butter spreaders (6 1/8).

Dinner knife blades are stainless steel.

For a special dinner party. Cactus was designed by Gundorph Albertus (1887-1970) and first produced in 1930.

Fully... Click for details

Sale Price: $13,000.00
Listed Price $20,000.00
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