Silver antiques are those pieces made before the 1930's - generally speaking. Such silver is now largely a Collectors market but we endeavour to supply a wide and varied range of items from the 17th to 20th centuries made in the UK but we also stock a small selection of European and American silver. We specialise in Scottish Provincial silver.
Our Modern range of silver giftware is mainly established on Scottish Georgian and Victorian designs which are exclusive to us. We offer Christening and Anniversary silver, Wine and Dining table silver, Small gifts for men and women and you may note that we specialise in Scottish pieces - quaichs, thistle cups and beakers.
We make sporting silverware for the Field, River and Race Course - beakers, peg markers, hip flasks, noggins and silver sporting birds; Pheasant, Partridge, Grouse and Wildfowl. We can also produce commissioned designs of animals of any description and size.
The secret Roman silver under Scottish soil The Roman Empire may not have lasted long in the cold, unforgiving climate of ancient Caledonia, but it left behind a treasure that survived the ages. In 1909, archaeologists in East Lothian uncovered a massive hoard of Roman silver under Traprain Law, a large hill thought to […]Read more →
Did you know that most large gold objects are more often made out of silver, before being finished with gold? This is known as silver-gilt, a practice that has been used for centuries. For example, all Olympic Gold Medals medals since 1912 have in fact been silver-gilt. Even some of the Crown Jewels are in […]Read more →
Wedding days are some of the most special days in our lives, and are therefore often celebrated in style sparing no expenses. However, some couples take it to a whole new level when it comes to expensive weddings, read to find out who.Read more →