Sterling Silver Flatware For Dining Elegance: Revised and Expanded 3rd Edition by Richard Osterberg, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Sterling Silver Flatware For Dining Elegance: Revised and Expanded 3rd Edition

Sterling Silver Flatware For Dining Elegance: Revised and Expanded 3rd Edition

by Richard Osterberg
     
 

In this richly illustrated book, Richard Osterberg provides a thorough look at the sterling silver utensils which have entranced collectors throughout the years. The perfect complement to the crisp linen, fine china, and elegant crystal of a well-set dining table, sterling silver flatware by many of the most renowned makers and in the loveliest of patterns is

Overview

In this richly illustrated book, Richard Osterberg provides a thorough look at the sterling silver utensils which have entranced collectors throughout the years. The perfect complement to the crisp linen, fine china, and elegant crystal of a well-set dining table, sterling silver flatware by many of the most renowned makers and in the loveliest of patterns is pictured here. While sterling silver patterns can be simple or elaborate, this book clearly states their beauty.From delicate berry spoons to poultry shears, bouillon ladles, and carving sets, individual place settings and serving pieces, each is organized in chapters to make matching your pieces an easy task. This is the essential guide to all of the flatware shapes and forms, from common to obscure, used during the Victorian and Edwardian eras. A newly updated price guide and helpful research charts are included for use with your own collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764339394
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
03/28/2012
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
1,222,579
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Richard Osterberg is a professor of education at California State University, Fresno. An avid collector, he has had an abiding love of sterling silver flatware since his own college days.

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