SMP Logo
SM Publications
Silver Salon Forums - The premier site for discussing Silver.
SMP | Silver Salon Forums | SSF - Guidelines | SSF - FAQ | Silver Sales

The Silver Salon Forums
Since 1993
Over 11,793 threads & 64,769 posts !!
Silverplate Forum
How to Post Photos REGISTER (click here)

customtitle open  SMP Silver Salon Forums
tlineopen  Silverplate Forum
tline3open  B.G. Uher Silver Company

Post New Topic  Post A Reply
profile | register | preferences | faq | search

ForumFriend SSFFriend: Email This Page to Someone! next newest topic | next oldest topic
Author Topic:   B.G. Uher Silver Company
Scott Martin
Forum Master

Posts: 11377
Registered: Apr 93

iconnumber posted 06-17-1999 06:21 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Scott Martin     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote

Yesterday, I received the following e-mail message and have been too busy to help out. I thought I would post her e-mail message here for all to see and hopefully one of you can help her.

Thanks
Scott
------------------------------------------------------
To: SMP
From: Debbie Barney

I received a beautiful silver bowl from my in-laws. Let me describe it to you.

The company name listed on the bottom is B.G. Uher Silver Company. Other details on the bottom are "quadruple" and the number 815. There is also another number F2018 (subscript X) that has been hand-etched into the bottom. The bowl is fairly heavy, in comparison to a sterling silver bowl. The handle is made of two silver twig-like branches that overlap at the top of the handle. The bowl's rim is uneven because is looks like whoever made it took their thumb and made little "ruffles" along the edge. It looks similar to what one might do to a pie shell, but some of the indentions are deeper and wider than others. On the outer shell of the bowl are leaves and flowers that have been etched in on the front. They appear to have been etched in by using some sort of a knifelike tool. My father-in-law said that he believes it was made pre-1935. He took it to a local silver company and they had no information on it. Please help me.
Thanks!
Debbie Barney
------------------------------------------------------

IP: Logged

All times are ET

next newest topic | next oldest topic

Administrative Options: Close Topic | Archive/Move | Delete Topic
Post New Topic  Post A Reply
Hop to:


Ultimate Bulletin Board 5.46a


1. Public Silver Forums (open Free membership) - anyone with a valid e-mail address may register. Once you have received your Silver Salon Forum password, and then if you abide by the Silver Salon Forum Guidelines, you may start a thread or post a reply in the New Members' Forum. New Members who show a continued willingness to participate, to completely read and abide by the Guidelines will be allowed to post to the Member Public Forums.
Click here to Register for a Free password

2. Private Silver Salon Forums (invitational or $ donation membership) - The Private Silver Salon Forums require registration and special authorization to view, search, start a thread or to post a reply. Special authorization can be obtained in one of several ways: by Invitation; Annual $ Donation; or via Special Limited Membership. For more details click here (under development).

3. Administrative/Special Private Forums (special membership required) - These forums are reserved for special subjects or administrative discussion. These forums are not open to the public and require special authorization to view or post.


| Home | Order | The Guide to Evaluating Gold & Silver Objects | The Book of Silver
| Update BOS Registration | Silver Library | For Sale | Our Wants List | Silver Dealers | Speakers Bureau |
| Silversmiths | How to set a table | Shows | SMP | Silver News |
copyright © 1993 - 2020 SM Publications
All Rights Reserved.
Legal & Privacy Notices