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Have a silver serving set from Gorham YC 1332 and imprinted

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Have a silver serving set from Gorham YC 1332 and imprinted symbols. Right now it is an ornately carved creamer & sugar with lid.
It is from the 1800's I believe. I'm wondering its worth.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Diana F. replied 5 years ago.
Hi and thanks for choosing Just Answer.

Just to make sure.... you just have the creamer and sugar? No other pieces?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
I have many other pieces. Large platter (manor-type size & very heavy) coffee pots, serving dishes, tea pot ans creamer & sugar (other than this one described above, two three-candle holders and serving platters.
Expert:  Diana F. replied 5 years ago.
Are they all the same pattern? If not, what are the marks on them?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Are you still there?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Did U receive my response? Reed & Barton 1795c Hand Chisel Winthrop?
Expert:  Diana F. replied 5 years ago.
I didn't get your first response, but I got that one. You have a sugar/creamer by Gorham and everything else is Reed/Barton 1795. I got it.

Let me check my records and I'll be right back with some values for you.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
The platter is Reed & Barton but with 1796 and 25 under that. It is 29-1/2" handle to handle and 21" from the widest part to widest part. Candle sticks are Webster Wilcox (D and an encased S) International Silver Co. SORRY more complicated than I thought!!
Expert:  Diana F. replied 5 years ago.

There's no need to apologize. It's more than okay. We’ll get it. =)


Your Gorham Y1332 Sugar and Creamer set is actually a Chantilly pattern. It’s a silver plate set, not sterling, but it was first issued in the 1800s. The pattern was actually first introduced around 1890. Based on my records, a sugar and creamer set has a current market value in the range of $60 to $75.


Reed and Barton’s Winthrop pattern is also a silverplate set. It was produced from 1895 to about 1980. I’m going to give you a current market value (replacement cost) breakdown of the common pieces in your sets.


Large platter (most likely a waiter tray) - $475 to $525

coffee pots - $125 to $150

tea pot - $300 to $350

creamer -$85 to $110

sugar - $75 to $90


Your International Silver (Webster/Wilcox) Candle holders have a current market value in the range of $185 to $225 for each one.


I think I got it all, but if I missed anything, just let me know and I'll be glad to get it straightened out.


If you are thinking about selling your set, sometimes individual pieces, such as plates will go higher if they're sold individually. Most people already have part of a set and might just be looking to replace a single piece or add to their collection. It's possible you might get a higher figure than the set replacement value by breaking it up and selling it.
Prices will vary a bit depending on the condition of your pieces and where you try to it. Online markets (like Ebay) and garage sales do tend to go for less.
Craigslist is a worthy shot because it's free. Etsy and Amazon are turning about to be a great alternatives to Ebay. Rubylane, Tias, and Cyberattic are great online stores, but they generally have a store "setup" fee, so unless you have a lot of items to list, it may be a bit too pricey, but they do get the "higher" paying customers.

. and are pretty good up and coming online sites.
You might check out the consignment cost with any local antique shops. Some places charge about 25% to 30% of final sell price, but in dealing local you generally have less competition. It's always worth checking out.
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Thanks and have a great night,

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