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Sterling Silver Platter
By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Being offered is a sterling silver platter by Gorham Silver in the “Cinderella” pattern hallmarked
Category

Vintage 1920s American Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Silver Platter
Sterling Silver Platter
H 1 in W 20 in D 14 in
Pair of Scalloped Sterling Silver Platters with Repousse Fruit Motifs
Located in Dallas, TX
fruit followed by a tall pinnate leaf. Our pair of scalloped sterling silver platters can be displayed
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20th Century American Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Joseph Heinrichs, New York. Pure Copper and Sterling Silver Platters
By Joseph Heinrichs
Located in San Francisco, CA
Joseph Heinrichs, New York, pure copper and sterling silver platters Beautiful matching pair of
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Late 20th Century American Modern Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver, Copper

Sterling Silver Platter Set
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Set of plates Virginia carvel bowl measures: 1.25 x 10 Black star and Gorham plate measures: 10.5 x 1.     
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Antique Late 19th Century Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Platter 519B
By Oscar Gundlach-Pedersen
Located in Hellerup, DK
A sterling silver Georg Jensen platter with scalloped edges, design #519B by Oscar Gundlach
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20th Century Art Deco Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Platter Tray in 1879 Aesthetic Movement Design
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in New York, NY
Tiffany & Co. sterling silver platter or tray, in pattern number 5755 from 1879 and in the style of
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Antique Early 1900s American Aesthetic Movement Platters and Serveware

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

S. Kirk & Sons Inc Repousse Sterling Silver Platter Tray #124
By S. Kirk & Sons
Located in Toledo, OH
S. KIrk & Sons hand chased and hand decorated platter/serving tray in sterling silver. Adorned on
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Antique Late 19th Century North American Victorian Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Mauser Sterling Silver Platter Centerpiece Plate in Art Nouveau Style
By The Mauser Corp.
Located in New York, NY
Mauser, sterling silver, early 20th century platter in exquisite Art Nouveau style with motifs such
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Early 20th Century American Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

German Sterling Silver Platter Tray in Art Deco Bauhaus Style
Located in New York, NY
German, circular, sterling silver tray / platter standing on 4 feet with two dark wood handles
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Early 20th Century German Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Huge 1971 Fully Restored Thick 2.3kgs Asprey London Sterling Silver Platter Tray
By Asprey & Garrard Limited
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this absolutely exquisite huge, thick, solid sterling silver
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Vintage 1970s English Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Silver “Etruscan” Platter, 1930
By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Being offered is a sterling silver platter by Gorham Silversmiths of Providence Rhode Island in the
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Vintage 1930s American Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Circular Tray, circa 1930
By Georg Jensen
Located in New York, NY
Our circular sterling silver platter from Georg Jensen dates from circa 1930 and is in good
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Early 20th Century Danish Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Silver Large Serving Bowls / 2
By Gorham
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Black star and Gorham sterling silver platter - Both sterling silver serving bowls have good weight
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Vintage 1920s American Baroque Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling “John Coburn” Platter
Located in Brooklyn, NY
We are offering this sterling silver platter made by the Worden-Munnis Company of Boston
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Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

16" Sterling Silver Baltimore Sterling Silver 'Stieff' Antique Repousse Platter
By Baltimore Silver Company
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Dimensions: 16 x 11.75 x 1 in. Weight: 31.2 toz.
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Early 20th Century American Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Midcentury Period Sterling Silver and Glass Hors d'oeuvres/Caviar Platter
By Watson Silver
Located in New York, NY
Mid-Century Modern period, sterling silver and glass hors d'oeuvres/caviar platter, the Watson
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Sterling Silver Tray 1915 Sandwich Serving Platter
By Barker Brothers Silver Ltd.
Located in London, GB
Am elegant Antique Sterling Silver Serving Tray with a Chippendale style border. This Two handled
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20th Century English Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Sterling Silver Tray 1915 Sandwich Serving Platter
Antique Sterling Silver Tray 1915 Sandwich Serving Platter
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H 0.4 in W 10.48 in D 23.55 in
Sterling Silver Basket
By International Silver
Located in Brooklyn, NY
We are happy to offer you this sterling silver basket by International Silver. It has a stationary
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Vintage 1930s American Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Silver Basket
Sterling Silver Basket
H 9.5 in Dm 9.5 in
Sterling Silver & Porcelain Platter
By Wedgewood
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This sterling silver and porcelain platter is made by the world famous Wedgwood Company of England
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Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Sheffield Plate Venison Dish
By William Ker Reid
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
embossed gravy draining channels to a plain well at one end. The sterling silver platter has an applied
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Antique 1840s English Victorian Platters and Serveware

Materials

Silver, Sheffield Plate, Sterling Silver

Georgian 'George II', Style Sterling Silver Salver/Platter
By George Nathan & Ridley Hayes
Located in New York, NY
Georgian (George II) - style,sterling silver, footed salver London, year-hallmarked for 1915
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Vintage 1910s English George II Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Fish Platter
Located in Brooklyn, NY
We are proud to offer you this sterling silver Art Deco fish platter made in Austria in the 1920’s
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Vintage 1920s Austrian Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Fish Platter
Sterling Fish Platter
H 1 in W 25 in D 11 in
Large Dominick and Haff Sterling Silver Footed Meat Platter
By Dominick & Haff
Located in Cincinnati, OH
This exceptional 22" sterling silver meat platter was made by Dominick and Haff of New York. The
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Early 20th Century American Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

S. Kirk & Sons Sterling Silver Repose Platter
By Kirk & Son
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fine handcrafted sterling silver and heavy weight floral repose round serving platter is
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Mid-20th Century American Baroque Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Silver John Wendt Antique Winged Lionesses Footed Platter
By John Wendt
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Dimensions (L x D x H): 16.75 x 12 1/8 x 11 5/8 in Weight: 65 toz John R. Wendt for Ball Black & Co., New York 1860 - 1875.
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Paul Storr 1800s Antique Sterling Silver Meat Platter
By Paul Storr
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
A magnificent, fine and impressive antique Georgian English sterling silver meat platter made by
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Antique Early 1800s English Georgian Platters and Serveware

Materials

Silver

Sterling Silver S. Kirk & Son Antique Floral Repousse Platter
By Kirk & Son
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Dimensions: 14 x 1 3/8 in Weight: 36.8 toz.
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Early 20th Century American Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Rococo Style Sterling Silver Salver Platter Tray 1902
By Walker & Hall
Located in London, GB
An elegant Antique solid Silver Salver with an unusual asymmetrical Rococo inspired cartouche shape
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Early 20th Century English Rococo Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Rococo Style Sterling Silver Salver Platter Tray 1902
Antique Rococo Style Sterling Silver Salver Platter Tray 1902
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H 0.63 in W 12.17 in D 19.89 in
Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Serving Platter circa 1900s Estate Find
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Montreal, QC
Tiffany & Co. sterling silver serving platter. Center engraved with a floral leaf wreath design
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Early 20th Century American Art Deco Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Silver S. Kirk & Son Antique Floral Repousse Oval Platter
By Kirk & Son
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Dimensions: 21 x 15.5 in Weight: 68.8 toz.
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Late 20th Century Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Georgian Pair of Sterling Silver Meat Platters by William Stroud
By William Stroud
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
A fine and impressive pair of antique George IV English sterling silver meat platters; an addition
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Antique 1820s English George IV Platters and Serveware

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Antique Georgian Sterling Silver Oval Meat Dish Serving Platter Tray, 1806
By Burwash & Sibley
Located in London, GB
A superb Antique George III solid Silver Serving Platter. This impressive Platter has a classic
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Antique Early 19th Century English Georgian Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique George III York Sterling Silver Meat Platter
By Robert Cattle
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Georgian York sterling silver meat platter made by
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Antique Early 1800s English George II Serving Pieces

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Large Art Deco Period Solid Sterling Silver Serving Platter By Gorham
By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Located in New York, NY
Large, Art Deco Period, solid sterling silver serving platter/tray, Gorham Manufacturing Co
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Odiot - 10 Antique French 950 Sterling Silver Serving Platters Museum Quality !
By Odiot
Located in Wilmington, DE
Silver Louis XVI Serving Platters by the World's Premier French Silversmith Jean-Baptiste Odiot, An Ultra
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Antique Late 19th Century French Louis XVI Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Pedestal Based Pierced Cake/Cookie Basket/Platter
By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Located in New York, NY
Art Nouveau, sterling silver, pedestal based, cake/cookie platter/basket, Gorham Manufacturing
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Vintage 1910s American Art Nouveau Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Italian Silver Meat Fish Platter
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive, antique Italian silver meat / fish platter; an addition to our
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Antique 1820s Italian Platters and Serveware

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Wonderful Sterling Silver Flower Pedestal Bowl Platter Centerpiece Very Fine
Located in Roslyn, NY
A wonderful sterling silver flower pedestal bowl platter with very fine detail.
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20th Century American Belle Époque Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Fish Platter and Mazarine #206
By Georg Jensen
Located in Hellerup, DK
An exceptionally early and rare Georg Jensen silver fish platter along with mazarine #206, designed
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Vintage 1910s European Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Tiffany Sterling Silver Engraved Round Footed Serving Tray Platter Centrepiece
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Roslyn, NY
A wonderful Tiffany sterling silver finely engraved round and footed serving tray or platter
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Vintage 1920s American Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Tiffany Sterling Silver Engraved Round Footed Serving Tray Platter Centrepiece
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Roslyn, NY
A wonderful Tiffany sterling silver finely engraved round and footed serving tray or platter
Category

Vintage 1920s American Neoclassical Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Georgian Silver Serving Platter Meat Platter 1809 Shaped Oval Gadroon
By William Stroud
Located in London, GB
An impressive Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Serving platter with a classic shaped Gadroon
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Antique 19th Century English Georgian Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Whiting Round Sterling Silver Tray / Platter in Art Nouveau Style
By Frank M. Whiting & Company
Located in New York, NY
Whiting sterling silver round tray in Art Nouveau style from the early 20th century, adorned with
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Early 20th Century American Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Goldsmith Odiot - Vegetable On His Platter In Sterling Silver Nineteenth
By Odiot
Located in SAINT-OUEN-SUR-SEINE, FR
Goldsmith ODIOT - Vegetable dish on its platter in solid silver XIXth Legumier in solid silver
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Antique Late 19th Century French Napoleon III Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Martele by Gorham .9584 Sterling Silver Large Meat Tray Platter Hollowware
By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Located in Big Bend, WI
Martele by Gorham Art Nouveau Martele by Gorham .9584 sterling silver meat tray/platter with
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Early 20th Century Art Nouveau Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Kings by Campenhout French Sterling Silver Flatware Set Service 75 PC Fitted Box
By Campenhout Silver
Located in Big Bend, WI
CAMPENHOUT, PARIS STERLING silver KINGS STYLE flatware set (WITH NEW KING BY D&H KNIVES), 75 pieces
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20th Century French Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Very Large vintage Sterling Silver Tray / Salver / Platter 1933 Serving Drinks
By Harrods Ltd (Richard Woodman Burbridge)
Located in London, GB
A magnificent vintage rectangular Sterling Silver Tray with shaped corners and standing on 4 raised
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20th Century European Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Tiffany & Co. 1909 Sterling Silver Mirrored Platter in Art Deco Style
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in New York, NY
Tiffany & Co. sterling silver table mirror in pattern number 17394 from 1909, in Art Deco style
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Antique Early 1900s American Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Victorian Sterling Tureen with Platter c1850
By James Dixon & Sons
Located in Litchfield, CT
Date marked 1850, Sterling, by James Dixon & Son, Sheffield England. This tureen and underplate is
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Antique 1850s Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Art Deco Period Sterling Silver Round Serving Platter on Raised Base Tiffany
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in New York, NY
Unusual, Art Deco, sterling silver round serving platter on pedestal base, Tiffany and Co., New
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Pair of Art Deco Sterling Silver Hand-Hammered Pedestal Based Serving Platters
By The Webster Corp.
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Art Deco, sterling silver, hand-hammered, pedestal based serving platters, The Webster Corp
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Hammered Sterling Silver Modern Platter Tray Plate in Pattern 210C
By Georg Jensen
Located in New York, NY
Beautiful Georg Jensen hand hammered sterling silver round plate / platter/ tray in pattern 210C
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20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Georg Jensen Hammered Sterling Silver Modern Platter Tray Plate in Pattern 210F
By Georg Jensen
Located in New York, NY
Beautiful Georg Jensen hand hammered sterling silver round plate / platter/ tray in pattern 210F
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20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Platter / Venison Dish 1809 Sunken Well
By Burwash & Sibley
Located in London, GB
An impressive Antique George III Solid Silver Oval Meat Platter. This Venison Platter has a classic
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Antique Early 19th Century English Georgian Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver 1907 Compote/ Serving Platter in Art Nouveau Style
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in New York, NY
Tiffany & Co. sterling silver footed platter or compote in exquisite Art Nouveau style with pierced
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Antique Early 1900s American Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Pair of Sterling Silver Swan Engraved Matching Platters, Well & Tree-Weidlich Bros.
By Weidlich Bros. Mfg. Co.
Located in Great Barrington, MA
engraving of this Bridgeport Ct. Silver manufacturer, Weidlich Brothers. One platter is completely flat
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Early 20th Century American Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Antique Georgian Silver Serving Platter Meat Platter 1806 Shaped Oval Gadroon
By Burwash & Sibley
Located in London, GB
. Length - 42.3cm Approx. Width - 28cm This platter has a Full English Hallmark. This Georgian Silver
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Antique Early 18th Century English Georgian Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Very Large Art Deco Period Solid Sterling Silver Serving Platter/Tray by Gorham
By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Located in New York, NY
Very large, Art Deco Period, solid sterling silver serving platter/tray, Gorham Manufacturing
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Sterling Silver

Silver Platter by Kendall-Touron, France, Paris, circa 1920
By Kendall Touron 1
Located in New York, NY
Sterling silver oval platter with a stepped and squared-off basin, flanked by wave-form sides.
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Platters and Serveware

Materials

Sterling Silver

Sterling Silver LARGE SHALLOW PLATTER or FRUIT BOWL Hallmarked:- SHEFFIELD 1947
Located in York, GB
Solid, Sterling Silver LARGE SHALLOW PLATTER or TABLE CENTRE BOWL Full set of English Hallmarks
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Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Silver

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Sterling Silver Platters For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are several options of sterling silver platters available for sale. Frequently made of metal, silver and sterling silver, all sterling silver platters available were constructed with great care. Sterling silver platters have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century. There are many kinds of sterling silver platters to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Georgian, Victorian and Art Deco sterling silver platters are of considerable interest. Many sterling silver platters are appealing in their simplicity, but Tiffany & Co., Gorham Manufacturing Company and Paul Storr produced popular sterling silver platters that are worth a look.

How Much are Sterling Silver Platters?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $2,795, while they’re typically $220 on the low end and $238,500 highest priced.

Finding the Right platters-serveware for You

The antique and vintage serveware on 1stDibs includes serving bowls, platters, tureens and more — everything you need to serve the delicious meal you prepared for guests, whether it’s an intimate dinner or a family event.

When hosting dinner parties for company or the holidays, the kind of serveware you put to use is obviously going to be integral to the whole experience. And there are tricks and tips out there for setting the modern table too. But between meals, the serveware and other tableware you’ve collected over the years to show off in a display cabinet in your dining room will also be integral to your decor, ensuring an air of elegance is part of your gatherings.

Whether you are hosting a formal dinner party or a more relaxed cocktail affair, you should have plenty of food on hand for people to snack on.

“Everybody loves a cheese plate, and it’s so easy to assemble,” explains Athena Calderone, the talent behind the popular lifestyle blog EyeSwoon. “I start with a few favorite cheeses, and then I like to add figs or a sweet chutney, charcuterie and olives. Just something to nibble on.”

The right serveware lends sophistication to any space, whether your favorite porcelain or glassware is on the dining table or in a classic hutch against the wall. No matter the medium, there’s serveware to complement all manner of furniture styles and design preferences. Serveware can be a means of personal expression, and certain pieces and designs over the years have become coveted collector’s pieces to be displayed as art themselves.

Browse the extensive collection of antique and vintage serveware on 1stDibs.

Questions About Sterling Silver Platters
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Silver platters are solid silver or silver-plated. In order to qualify as pure silver, an object must be made from at least 92.5% pure silver. For example, most sterling silver is around 7.5% copper, which helps strengthen the piece and give it longevity. Shop a collection of antique and modern silver platters from some of the worlds top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Most thai silver has more pure silver in it than standard sterling silver. Most sterling silver is 92.5% silver with another alloy, typically copper, making up the rest of the metal. Thai silver often falls in the range of 97.5-99% pure silver, so a significantly higher percentage of it is pure silver, making it softer and less likely to tarnish. On 1stDibs, find vintage and contemporary silver jewelry from top sellers around the world.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 13, 2023
    Sterling silver is made of 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% alloy. Depending on the composition, the alloy may be nickel, copper, brass or other metals. On 1stDibs, find a variety of sterling silver jewelry, tableware and decorative objects.
  • 1stDibs ExpertJune 6, 2024
    Sterling silver is so cheap because of two main factors. First, it contains just 92.5% pure silver, so the cost of raw materials to produce it is lower than that of other types of silver. Second, the supply of silver is generally greater than that of other precious metals like gold and platinum, leading to lower prices. Explore a collection of sterling silver jewelry on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    The worst substances for sterling silver are chlorine, chlorine bleach, and ammonia, all of which will cause tarnish and accelerate corrosion. You should also avoid household cleaners, rubber, and perspiration. Rinse your sterling silver pieces thoroughly after coming into contact with those substances. On 1stDibs, shop a collection of sterling silver pieces from top sellers worldwide.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    A Vesta is a type of small case used to carry matches for smoking, while sterling silver is a precious metal made by combining pure silver with an alloy. Therefore, a sterling silver Vesta is one fabricated out of this kind of metal. Find a collection of Vesta containers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Sterling silver is an alloyed form of silver, and is made up of 92.5% fine silver and 7.5% copper. An antique sterling silver item will have the same silver content and will be over 100 years old. Shop a collection of expertly vetted antique sterling silver from some of the worlds top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 13, 2024
    To identify sterling silver, look for hallmarks in an inconspicuous area, such as the underside of flatware handles, the bottoms of serveware and the interior or clasp areas of jewelry. Pieces made of sterling silver often feature "925" or ".925" markings. Alternatively, they may feature "Sterling" or "STER" stamps. For assistance determining what type of metal a particular piece is, consult a knowledgeable expert, such as a certified appraiser. Shop a diverse assortment of sterling silver jewelry, flatware, tableware and decorative objects on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 13, 2023
    The difference between silver and sterling silver is its composition. Silver is a general term used to describe metal that is rich in or made completely of the element silver. Sterling silver is a specific alloy with 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% other metals like nickel or brass. Fine silver is the term for 99.9% pure silver. On 1stDibs, shop a large collection of silver jewelry, watches, tableware and decorative accents.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 30, 2024
    Sterling silver is real silver, not fake. However, it is not solid silver. A piece of sterling silver usually contains 92.5% pure silver, and the remainder of its content comes from base metals. Sterling silver is a popular material for jewelry because it is durable and resists tarnishing. On 1stDibs, shop a large collection of sterling silver jewelry.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A sterling silver spoon is mostly fine silver, but not quite solid silver. Sterling silver is an alloyed form of silver, and is 92.5% fine silver and 7.5% copper. You can shop a collection of authentic sterling silver items from some of the worlds top dealers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 1, 2023
    Yes, sterling silver is okay for earrings. In fact, many people love earrings crafted out of the precious metal. Sterling silver has an appealing cool color and noticeable shine. Plus, the metal is durable, so it can resist scratching when worn frequently. Keep in mind that sterling silver earrings will need regular cleaning and polishing to fight tarnishing. Explore a diverse assortment of sterling silver earrings on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 14, 2023
    Yes, sterling silver can be good for earrings. Many people appreciate the appearance of sterling silver due to its cool color. In addition, sterling silver resists wear and tear to help earrings stand the test of time. One thing to keep in mind is that silver can tarnish, so you'll likely need to regularly clean and polish your earrings to keep them looking like new. Shop a variety of sterling silver earrings on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 21, 2024
    Although you can shower with 925 sterling silver jewelry on, it is better to remove it prior to bathing. Exposure to water is unlikely to damage the metal, especially if you dry it off promptly after you shower. However, chemicals found in soap, body wash, shampoo, conditioner and other personal care products could react with the precious metal and cause tarnishing. On 1stDibs, shop a large collection of sterling silver jewelry.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    Yes, Gorham sterling is real silver. However, sterling silver is not solid silver. Instead, the metal is an alloy formed out of pure silver and another precious metal. You can shop a selection of Gorham decorative objects and serveware on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    Yes, Reed & Barton pieces are made of sterling silver. The American brand was founded in 1824 and is highly regarded as one of the highest quality silver manufacturers in the world. The brand also makes more affordable silver-plated items too.
    1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    Yes, Reed and Barton sells sterling silver. Reed and Barton is a prominent American silver manufacturer located in Massachusetts that is known for its sterling silver and silverplate. To determine if a Reed and Barton piece is sterling silver, look for the word “sterling” or the number “.925”. Shop Reed and Barton on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    No, sterling silver, no matter what its used to make, is not solid silver. In most countries, the sterling standard is 92.5% silver with an additive alloy, usually copper, making up the rest of the sterling silver. Sterling silver is harder than pure silver and much more useful as tableware. Shop a collection of sterling silver from some of the worlds top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    Sterling silver is a very good quality alloy because the added metals make it very durable, even more so than gold. Because it is also lightweight it can be great for everyday wear.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Yes, Tiffany & Co. uses sterling silver. According to their website, they were one of the first American companies to institute the .925 sterling silver standard in 1851. Sterling silver is a precious metal that may require cleaning to retain its beauty and character for generations. On 1stDibs, find vintage and contemporary Tiffany & Co. silver from top sellers around the world.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Sterling silver is considered antique if it was made over 100 years ago. Many antique sterling silver items will have a mark or stamp. First, clean the item and check for marks. A “925” mark indicates a silver purity of 92.5 percent, which is the composition of sterling silver. If you don’t see a mark, work with a certified appraiser to acid test the item and determine the silver content. You’ll find expertly vetted antique sterling silver items on 1stDibs.

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When a visionary Copenhagen designer teamed up with an enterprising Long Island couple, Scandi-style magic landed in kitchens and dining rooms across the United States.

Hostess Extraordinaire Aerin Lauder Shares Entertaining Tips and Auction Picks

The arbiter of good taste, who has curated a collection for 1stDibs Auctions, invites 1stDibs inside her family’s Hamptons barn for a firsthand look at her welcoming style.

Handmade with Lab-Grade Glass, This Decanter Holds Your Favorite Cocktail Concoctions

Artist Simone Crestani conjures the fascination you remember from Chemistry 101.

28 Cheerful Home Bars, Where Everybody (Literally) Knows Your Name

Simple or sophisticated, equipped with console, cart or custom cabinetry, these stylish bar areas deserve a toast.

Meet the Celebrated Hostess Whose Magical Tabletops Enhance Every Occasion

For Stephanie Booth Shafran, entertaining guests is about opening her heart as well as her home.

How to Identify Real Capodimonte Porcelain

Early examples by the Italian manufacturer can be hard to come by, but the best later pieces possess the same over-the-top charm.