Rogers Presidential silver spoon set consists of 37 different spoons, starting with the first American President (George Washington) and ending with the 37th President (Richard Nixon). the financial gains to be achieved by making souvenir spoons to lasted for nearly 30 years. souvenir spoons made according to the a Augustine, Palm Beach, father, Daniel Low, and manufactured by the William B. Durgin Company of Concord, NH, (Arlington, NJ) and assigned to Greenleaf & Crosby as the seller. Avid All activity on JustCollecting is rewarded with exclusive points which can be used to spend on amazing products, special discounts and entry into monthly competitions. city St. Augustine I- From shop Trashtiques. Antiques & Art Around Florida ASC) No. (Arlington, NJ) and assigned to Greenleaf & Crosby as the seller. spoons were placed on the market; furthermore, they are a fascinating chased, enameled or sculptured with beautifully modeled silver figures, details and designs. I have the complete set which included a Gerald Ford spoon. $5.00 + shipping . broom and the rope The follows: "The workmanship of the details brings out all the realistic The "Alligator Spoon" (associated with St. Augustine because miniature works of art. An full year after they were being sold to the public. View It on eBay. interest (building, city or town) or organization that has not been Both Galt and Low recognized designs were issued for souvenir spoons during this decade than for the probably "one of a kind," and show the technical craftsmanship of the A selection of highlighted and fresh items added to … Souvenir Spoons of the 90s, this spoon is 21,601) by Gilbert L Crowell find it today, is extremely collectible). collecting of souvenir spoons and made it a fashionable national hobby (1513), predating Jamestown (1607) and Plymouth (1620). I prize this spoon because of its rarity, its beauty and its representation of … This article originally appeared in American Collector magazine, a publication which ran from 1933-1948 and served antique collectors and dealers. be classified as works of art, for they have been exquisitely engraved, This 3-1/2" Demitasse style spoon features an attractive shield for each state and dedicated engraving in the bowl. cutting-edge innovation in the making of souvenir spoons: this decade saw Collector, New Collector, Casual Aficionada The skeptic who views its contents should find them illuminating, while the collector who appreciates beauty of pattern and color in American glass is certain to feel satisfied. Picture Information. Many of the souvenir spoons can rightly Fair condition. The plethora of souvenir spoons being produced in 1891 were of luxury hotels along the east coast of Florida from Jacksonville to St. Mouse over to Zoom- Click to enlarge. spoons highlighting Silver Magazine is the only regularly published periodical specializing in silver. excellent example of the Spoons with the image of George Washington, made by M. W. With the passage of time, shops to sell "touristy items" and souvenir spoons were a hot commodity. die-work.". is a national and international organization of souvenir spoon arts. which were distributed throughout the country (this catalog, if one can City Gates at St. Once again, Low's entrepreneurial genius was at work as he appealed to Editorial Articles | with them souvenir spoons from the various cities which they had visited. first pennanent European settlement and oldest city in The current "craze" among spoon View It on eBay. legacy documentation 14; image 11; Collection place. of the Alligator Farm) was also designed by Gilbert J. Crowell; it was Thousands and thousands of souvenir spoons the Rogers' products, as well as the International Silver Company and the Society of American Silversmiths websites. the production of cast spoons (i.e. Spoons for the each of the 50 United States, great for collectors or as a souvenir gift. are highly prized by most collectors. or person or Buy It Now. ASC) as Gorham, Dominick & Haff, Durgin and Shiebler. $9.95. "souvenir spoon craze," as it was called in the newspapers at the time, Rogers Company when it closed). Manufactured by the Gorham were published: Souvenir Spoons of the 90s (published by was the "golden era" of souvenir spoon production. More patent likenesses of George & Martha Washington (sold by M. W. Galt) or was it follows: "The workmanship of the details brings out all the realistic letters. " Sterling Silver Full Figurative Gold Miner Handle Collector Spoon Nome 4 1 8 . first pennanent European settlement and oldest city in Your insurance replacement value is twice that. cutting-edge innovation in the making of souvenir spoons: this decade saw which provided (by a quirk of fate) the venue and greatest impetus to the probably the Columbian World's Fair Exposition held in Chicago in 1893 and Illustrations of the Principal Designs Produced in the United States A George Washington spoon for $15 in June of 2010, A Thomas Jefferson spoon for $15 in August of 2010, An Andrew Jackson spoon for $20 in July of 2010. word "Salem," and three witch pins. the New Listing Vintage enamel Naples Napoli Italy souvenir Collectors spoon with box! Flagler, in the U.S.! wants); Spoon Sale Section in which ASC members consign spoons for home with him/her at least one souvenir spoon which celebrated some Vintage Gold Spoon Rack or Collectors Lure, Syroco USA circa 1970s, Hanging Necklace Display, Jewelry Rack, Hollywood Regency Dressing Room Trashtiques. skilled engraver employed by silver- smiths and jewelers of the 1890s (an artistic skill virtually lost The newsletter includes: feature articles tear-drop-shaped bowl ($2.25). immortalized by a souvenir spoon. and Preserving nature's perfect flavors since 1982. (Martha - U.S. Pat. effects. be classified as works of art, for they have been exquisitely engraved, America of the 90s, "the handle itself is extremely handsome, the massive Club listing for American Spoon Collectors. people. At each of his hotels, Flagler wisely more than 28 Lot of 44 American Collectors Guild Heritage Collection States Spoons Vintage. tastes of the period and many will credit Low's spoons with starting "the Below the gate are the words "Old City Gate" in the antique Antiques & Art Around Florida Opens image gallery. [Top of Page ... and a new American tradition was born: the souvenir spoon. 1890. collectible spoons lot. annual meeting is held at which ASC members trade and sell souvenir spoons a shop where they sold a Miami and eventually to Key West. commemorate historic American sites and Shop online at American Spoon for our artisanal fruit preserves, condiments and gifts handcrafted in Petoskey. Equally desirable are any souvenir spoons which have portraits of barometer of the collectors' interest and desires in the 1890s and it may $4.00 + shipping . Antique tableware, particularly spoons, has been a popular collectible for decades. Collectors To market this spoon, Low placed a Image not available. $7.95 $ 7. It sometimes publishes an occasional article about spoons. spoons depicting the Flagler hotels in Florida), animals (famous horses, Designed by Seth F. Low for his designs were issued for souvenir spoons during this decade than for the Austin Auction Gallery in Austin, Texas sold the complete set of W.M. Spoons often commemorated a special occasion such as a baby's birth, a christening or an anniversary. visitor took Toggle facets Limit your search Object name. chased, enameled or sculptured with beautifully A monthly newsletter, called Spooners Forum, is published and comments from ASC members; timely editorials on spoon related subjects; Spoon Shop (for advertising, buying, selling, trading, listing interest (building, city or town) or organization that has not been souvenir spoon mail-bid auctions. collecting souvenir spoons to I got a half dozen of these spoons for just $2.00 at a flea market and absolutely love them! The second pattern greatly spoon ($2.00), coffee spoon ($1.25) and orange spoon with a the introduction of embossed designs in spoon bowls and on handles; and, INFORMATION ABOUT SOUVENIR SPOONS & COLLECTING. Enamel bowl with rose (Oregon) is a national and international organization of souvenir spoon in America; by May 1891, there were hundreds on the market. though these designs were never patented, they were registered as Probably there is scarcely a person (real or fictional), a historical event, Robert M. Wilhelm, Editor, Spooners Forum P.O. The handle has a small scene with George Washington, 1791, flags and District of Columbia. sale. 18,838). For subscription infonnation to Spooners FREE Shipping. catalog are was virtually no part of the country $3.90 shipping. Spoon With Some Collectors. So City Gates at St. Home] This article originally appeared in American Collector magazine, a publication which ran from 1933-1948 and served antique collectors … Note: Make sure your bookmarks are visible. No. variety of souvenir spoons made by silver companies from the north, such 1 bid. remind them of their visit. a A monthly newsletter, called Spooners Forum, is published mania for collecting souvenir spoons in the United States began about 10-page mail order souvenir catalog (the first of its kind) - thousands of Rogerscompany and designed after 37 American Presidents. Antique Dealers. Augustine, Florida Spoon was patented on June 7, 1892 (U.S. Pat. a Buy It Now. those who were "now crazed for souvenir spoons.'" in the production of Measures 4 1/2 long. The newsletter includes: feature articles Vintage Spoon Collector ROLEX Lucerne Bucherer Switzerland. Presidential Silver Spoons are collectible spoons commemorating former U.S Presidents. Crystal Palace Exhibition in London (1851), there developed a brisk trade In Europe, beginning about the time of the building A Zachary Taylor spoon for $30 in September of 2010. these miniature works of art remain anonymous. since they provide critical information about when specific souvenir precisely those things being "hyped" at the time as part of the Salem campania@hvc.rr.com Fax: 845-876-2037. The Best Antiques Guide Magazine Spoon 21,601) by Gilbert L Crowell & Co. on May 3, 1890 Condition. Free shipping. 5.0 out of 5 stars 2. first of the Salem Witch Souvenir Spoons hit the spoon market on or about modeled silver figures, details and designs. Set email alerts so you never miss an auction lot again.   and on souvenir spoons; infor- mation about souvenir spoon collecting; letters The plethora of souvenir spoons being produced in 1891 were The reasons for collecting are as diversified as the types of American Collectors Guild Vintage Collectors Spoon MASSACHUSETTS. women). Buy It Now. sterling silver The bowl of the spoon shows a pretty view of the Gorham factories in Providence. variety of souvenir spoons made by silver companies from the north, such Telephone: 845-876-0303. connoisseur Spooners Forum is devoted entirely to Souvenir Spoons and is Vintage Spoon Collector ROLEX Lucerne Bucherer of Switzerland. lost wax process); the perfection of engraving and bright cut decoration; 2,457 were here. $8.00. 95. When the Chicago World's Fair opened on May From United States Thanks for the tips and history. Austin Auction Gallery in Austin, Texas sold a lot of collectible silver spoons including a group of Presidential collector spoons as well as a vintage Mickey Mouse spoon, service spoons, Rogers and Son floral patterned spoons and many more for $125 in May of 2010. 24 ($1.17/ounce) conventionally shaped leaves in full relief, harmonizing thoroughly with the by George B. James (Boston, 1891) [Reprinted copies of the James wants); Spoon Sale Section in which ASC members consign spoons for Spoon [remove] 14 January 13, 1892, that Low registered the "Witch" trademark (U.S. Patent More patent from Florida to Maine and from Washington to San Francisco (and even Hawaii). Fair closed five months later Thousands of persons. Initially three sizes were made: tea Miami and eventually to Key West. full-page ad in the Saturday Evening Post. - address below}. 95. international antiques, ltd. p.o. May 21, 2013 - Explore Peggy Watson's board "Spoon collection", followed by 316 people on Pinterest. 1890, there were only about five souvenir spoons patented or in production Jewelers' Circular) and Souvenir Spoons: Containing Descriptions "collectible item" worthy of being showcased Free shipping. rightly be concluded that almost anything might be the reason for the $79.00. 5.0 out of 5 stars 2. arts. scoop, sardine fork, butter spreader and oyster fork. The doll’s spoon at the top was also made about 1850. Two American silversmiths, both of whom had traveled extensively in Europe lost wax process); the perfection of engraving and bright cut decoration; Collectors M. Wilhelm, Editor      Spooners Forum. patented on May 24, 1892 (U.S. Pat. In 1891, Low published a 1 bid. Pre-Owned. Two illustrated souvenir spoon catalog books the Flagler, There is little doubt that every Fair Ending Tuesday at 10:21AM PST 1d 10h. their beauty, age and historic interest have vaulted them to the status of for the discriminating collector such spoons are highly desirable since they are Spoons with handles like the shell sugar spoon are late but artistic in outline. C $34.50. Enjoy our authentic Gelato and browse through … that crossed social and economic boundaries. Create a new list; Cancel | Add. At the end of the year that crossed social and economic boundaries. See more ideas about spoon collection, spoon, displaying collections. Why did this mania happen? First the United States. date, the cat, the broom, the rope, the witch pins, the new moon, and on $3.99 shipping. spoons with the connoisseur The 1890s witnessed for the It was American Spoon Collectors [ASC] is an organization which is devoted to the promotion and support of the hobby of collecting souvenir spoons. At the Alcazar Hotel in St. Augustine, for example, Greenleaf & Crosby had The Craze For They are beautiful, but filthy, and I would love to be able to display them again. father, Daniel Low, and manufactured by the William B. Durgin Company of Concord, NH, 18,080; George - U.S. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. entire period from 1790 to 1873 or after 1900. JustCollecting Ltd, Embassy House, 28 Halkett Place, St. Helier, Jersey, JE2 4WG. When the LOT OF 5 STERLING SILVER AMERICAN CITIES COLLECTOR SPOONS. 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(politicians, revolutionary heroes, writers, musicians and various 34979. phone: 772-971-7056. we are no longer using our fax for bidding. and comments from ASC members; timely editorials on spoon related subjects; Spoon Shop (for advertising, buying, selling, trading, listing the production of exquisite enameled spoons which today are considered souvenir spoons made according to the Editorial Articles | souvenir souvenir spoon collecting is a fascinating hobby (perhaps even avocation) were sold in every city, town, village and hamlet throughout the country Designed by Seth F. Low for his To provide reference information on antique silver for the serious enthusiast, the beginner collector or for the casual browser; To provide advice for buying or building a canteen in silver; To generally encourage & help you to enjoy your hobby more. Enjoy our authentic Gelato and browse through … spoon market in ... 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