Antiques Related Periodicals:
Antiques and the Arts Weekly - a weekly tabloid full of articles and ads.
Maine Antique Digest - an excellent online magazine. The monthly print version is must reading for those seriously interested in American antiques.
Silver Magazine - a bimonthly glossy publishing some of the best research currently being done about American silver. The website is highly informative.
We are members of these professional organizations and support their ethics and standards:
C.I.N.O.A. - Confédération Internationale des Négociants en Oeuvres d'Art
Scholarly Silver Organizations:
The Silver Society (London)
Online Silver Marks:
The Online Encyclopedia of American Silver Marks a great resource from Ben Randolph.
SilverMine - Online information about British & other world marks.
www.925-1000.com - Online encyclopedia of silver marks.
Museums, Libraries, etc.:
Getty Museum - and Art Historical Databases online
The Smithsonian Museums - and more Art Historical Databases online
International Society of Appraisers - The ISA is listed first because Spencer was an accredited member of the organization, although he does recognize there are many highly qualified appraisers in the:
Set Your Table - Discontinued Tablewares Dealers Directory. (silver, china & glass)