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Contributing Editor: Kimo
592 3722 12-20-2014 09:07 AM wev, Scott Martin
  Tabletop Lifestyles Forum
Glassware, China, Holloware, Linen, Accessories, etc.
36 284 07-13-2014 05:51 PM Dale, emeritus
  Flatware/Holloware - non silver Forum
* Metalware other than silver, silverplate.
30 236 12-10-2014 11:57 PM Dale, emeritus
Member - Public Silver Forums - open membership1
  General Silver Forum
Discuss General Silver Topics
1067 7853 12-09-2014 08:08 PM  
  American Silver before sterling
(17th/18th/19th Century)
Discuss all aspects of silver, 'coin' and otherwise, before the c 1850 adoption of the sterling standard - basic forms, regional variations, marks, etc.
Moderated by: Wm. Voss & Stuart Warter
1377 8229 12-13-2014 07:41 PM wev, swarter
 
American Silver before sterling
"Odds & Ends"

115 130 10-21-2009 10:01 PM  
  American Sterling Silver
(19th/20th/21st Century)
Discuss all aspects of silver after the c 1850 adoption of the sterling standard - forms, marks, and manufacturers (Tiffany, Gorham, Whiting, Shiebler, etc.)
1130 6068 12-17-2014 11:18 AM Richard Kurtzman, wev
  20th/21st Century Silversmiths
There are many unrecorded 20th/21st century silversmiths. Here we can share information and develop documentation before they slip into permanent obscurity.
Contributing Editor: FredZ
476 2326 12-13-2014 07:01 PM Brent, emeritus
  Silverplate Forum
It isn't solid silver, it's another metal covered with silver! Discuss the makers, their marks & their wares. Moderator: Dale Nelson
1339 5670 10-05-2014 04:45 PM Dale, emeritus
  British / Irish Sterling
including Provincial, Dominion and British Colonial (except American colonial) Sterling, as well as Old Sheffield Plate. Moderated by: Stuart Warter
733 4753 11-21-2014 01:00 PM swarter
  Continental / International Silver
Discuss silver from all over the world
Contributing Editor: Hose_dk
1188 6548 11-29-2014 11:38 AM  
  Silver Jewelry
Silver/Gold, Old/New, Jewelry Smiths
Contributing Editor: chicagosilver
553 2145 09-05-2014 05:46 PM Paul Lemieux, emeritus
  A Curator's Viewpoint
Silver collecting from the museum curators point of view. Moderated by: Ulysses Dietz, Curator, Decorative Arts, The Newark Museum
299 1396 07-29-2014 12:26 PM Ulysses Dietz
  Silver Stories
Share your favorite finds and collecting experiences
127 806 04-12-2014 09:26 PM Brent, emeritus
  Silver Ephemera & Documentation
Books, Catalogs, Journals, Trade Cards, Advertising, etc.
355 1266 11-18-2014 11:41 AM swarter
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  Silver Events & Exhibitions
This is where we can share information about current and upcoming silver events and exhibitions
323 678 10-26-2014 12:02 PM June Martin
  Wanted To Buy
Post your want lists here. For 30 days only.
180 339 03-02-2014 03:52 PM  
  For Sale
Post your personal items for sale here. For 30 days only. No commercial posts or links please.
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  Silver Caucus Room #1
SSF Silver Library Project discussions
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  Silver Caucus Room #4
Available for Private use
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  Silver References: Additions & Corrections
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