Top Bought and Sold Antique Silver Pieces for Christmas
Do you have antiques laying around your house that you don’t need anymore? How about some ideas for unique and unforgettable Christmas gifts this year? It’s time that you considered checking out some antiques or, the holiday season is a great time to sell the antiques that you don’t use. People are searching for the perfect gifts and if you have any of these antique sterling sets at hand right now that you don’t use any longer, now is the time to sell for a great price!
Perfect for a cook enthusiast:
An antique enthusiast and a chef? There is no better way to win them over this Christmas with the perfect new antiques for their collection that also make a great new item for their kitchen. if you are looking for a great gift for a cook, there are a couple options that are a great fit.
1) Sterling Carving Sets
A sterling carving set is definitely a crucial piece for a good chef to have in the kitchen. When it comes time to slice the turkey, steak or ham, your chef needs the best tools to put together the meal that they have worked so hard to prepare.
2) Sterling Flatware Sets
How does a great chef get their amazing food into the mouths of the people that they cooked for? Your friends need forks, knives and spoons in order to eat the delicious food that the chef prepared. Sterling flatware sets are a great addition to round out the meal.
Perfect for the party thrower:
There are some people who have definitely perfected the art of throwing a party. Those people are the ones who you can always count on for a good time whenever you get invited to the party that they throw. To help with their next great party, they should have some antiques on hand.
1) Sterling Punch Bowl
No party is complete without a great drink for everyone to enjoy. The sterling punch bowl is the perfect addition to any party and provides your guests with the chance to have a great beverage. Sterling punch bowls are beautiful, large sterling silver pieces that can add great flair to a party.
2) Sterling Mint Julep Cups
While a sterling punch bowl is definitely needed for a party thrower, sterling mint julep cups are needed just as much. Sterling mint julep cups are perfect to serve, mint juleps of course, and many other drinks that are tasty enough to be served in a unique cup.
Perfect for the newlyweds:
These days, newlyweds have registries that allow them to make lists of all of the gifts that they know they want and need for their home. The best way to give newlyweds what they need is to give them something that they wouldn’t expect they needed.
1) Sterling Salt and Pepper Cruets
Nearly every wedding registry has salt and pepper shakers on it. Trying to get the bride and groom something that they wouldn’t expect can be challenging. Sterling salt and pepper cruets are a great gift to add to the newlyweds home. While classic salt and pepper shakers come in a variety of shapes, sizes and designs, sterling salt and pepper cruets are classic collectables necessary in any home.
2) Sterling Tea Sets
Sterling tea sets are a necessary staple of every home and absolutely necessary for newlyweds. After a formal meal, and everyone is gathered around, digesting their food, warm drinks are definitely needed. Serving warm, post-dinner drinks in best served in sterling tea sets is a necessary addition for the collection and entertainment of newlyweds.
As a leading Sarasota antique dealer and buyer, we are happy to take a look at any sterling antiques that you may have for appraisal and value. We buy antiques of all variety and we buy antique sterling sets. If you want to know the value of your antiques, bring them in for appraisal and we can tell you all about the sets that you have.