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 Great House Antiques Your Own Question
Great House Antiques
Great House Antiques, Appraiser/ Researcher/ Entrepreneur
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 2191
Experience:  30+ years in all aspects of the Antiques and Decorative Arts Industry
Type Your Antiques Question Here...
Great House Antiques is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Is there any value to a silver plated over copper tea/coffee

Customer Question

Is there any value to a silver plated over copper tea/coffee service. 5 piece with tray. Needs replating. Tray is ornate.
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: Set is 51 years old.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: Don't have any more info.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Diana F. replied 3 months ago.

Hi. My name is ***** ***** I'll be glad to help.


There is definitely value in silver plate. Much of it does depend on who made it and the pattern as well as exactly what pieces you have. Do you know the maker and pattern of your set?


If not, do you have any photos you can send?


If you'd like to send photos:

If your message box has a blue box that says "attach file" or a paper clip icon you can use that to upload photos. If not then you can click this link for instructions on uploading images