How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Rarewares Your Own Question
Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 10069
Experience:  Antiques dealer for over 10 years specializing in porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, sterling silver, pocket watches, and jewelry.
Type Your Antiques Question Here...
Rarewares is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have a silver platter with trade ; MRRs; English silver;

Customer Question

I have a silver platter with trade mark; MRRs; English silver; TR, a face; Made in USA; is it worth anything?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 10 months ago.

This is the mark of English Silver Mfg Co of Boston, Massachusetts and Brooklyn, New York. This is a silver-plated tray (not sterling)

that was made between the 1950-1970 time period based on this hallmark on the bottom. They were in business from 1952 to 1990.

The tray has a current value of $35.00 retail.
Some sites that I recommend for selling are,,, Ebay and

To finish, I will need you to click the five stars at the top right of your screen and hit the green submit button, thanks!

Expert:  Rarewares replied 10 months ago.

I am following up to see if you have read your answer and need further help with this item.
Please do let me know.