They're all Protestants too--every man and boy among 'em: and Protestants are very fond of spoons, I find, and silver-plate
in general, whenever area-gates is left open accidentally.
For example, Metro Plating and Polishing (metroplating.com) in Kensington, Maryland, would charge about $50 per set to silver-plate
shaker caps, owner Allison Fishbein said in an email.
Annieglass "Ruffle Gold" charger, Bernaraud "Eden Lourquoise" dinner plate, vintage gold-etched compote, vintage hand-painted nut dish, antique pearl- handle knife, Rogers Brothers silver-plate
flatware, Arte Italica "Vetro Gold" water goblet and compote
The trend for elaborate table displays continued in the 19th century, although with greater emphasis on flowers and silver-plate
. One plateau used by the Prince of Wales in 1811 is said to have run the entire length of a table set for 200 guests.
Clockwise from upper right: Ralph Lauren Home Collection etched crystal wineglass, $90, etched crystal flute, $90, and linen napkins, $24 each, 888-475-7674, ralphlaurenhome.com; Crate & Barrel silver-plated brass pipe napkin ring, $2.95, 800-996-9960, crateandbarrel.com; Thomas Paul melamine plastic dinner plates, $36 for a set of four, and melamine plastic side plates, $28 for a set of four, 866-491-5156, elsewares.com; Bamboo pewter flatware Ralph Lauren Home Collection, $200 for a five-piece setting, 888-475-7674, ralphlaurenhome.com; Tradewinds cotton placemat, $64 for set of four, tradewindsdecor.com; Anemone-Belle Epoque silver-plate
water pitcher by Christofle, $650, christofle.com; Harry Allen for Areaware wax candlesticks, $35 each, Matter, mattermatters.com.
Crafted in silver-plate
, it will suit all tastes and you can thread a chain through the middle for a really contemporary look to wear around your neck.
Company classics include a white-gold mask, vaguely reminiscent of a Venetian mask, designed by Gio Ponti in 1978, and a lacquer and silver-plate
vase titled "So We Don't Forget," designed by Lino Sabattini as a memorial to the Sept.
This is a photo of a silver-plate
bowl with a pierced top.