Feild, Rachael: COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO BUYING ANTIQUE SILVER
Book Number: 003167
Greenwich Publications London 1998 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 175pp., intext, b/white halftone and line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Montage-style, illustrated gloss boards undamaged. Identically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Designed with the buyer in mind, covering forty-eight specific styles, with Introductory histories, Period construction, Contemporary variations, Tell-tale signs of reproduction, Price bands, Glossary and Biblio., and Index. Includes History, Hallmarks, Sideboard dishes, Candlesticks, Salvers, Tankards, Ewers, Casters, Cruets, Tureens, Teapots, Coffee pots, Tea caddies, Spoons, Flatwear, Nips and tongs, Principal silversmiths, more. Book weight approx. 860g.