Sell Silver? The Types of Scrap Silver We Buy in the UK
Looking to sell Silver? We are based in Birmingham and are the UK's No.1 dedicated silver buyers, paying the best silver prices. We buy all types of silver & scrap for cash all over the UK ie all grades from .500, .800, .925 and .999. We also buy all silver items from scrap silver to silver bars to silver jewellery including : Coins, (see below) Bangles Bracelets Chains, necklaces, Rings, cups, Plates, Cutlery, Silver tea sets, Silver Ingots/bars & Coins Industrial Silver Antique Silver Broken & Damaged Silver. You can sell all silver straight to us
Just give us a call on 0121 448 0488, Click Here for more information
A WORD ABOUT SCRAP SILVER
Scrap silver is an unfortunate term. Some customers who want to sell silver think it refers to broken and damaged silver, perhaps also industrial silver but in fact "scrap silver" is a term which is used in the trade to apply to all silver items that are worth more for their metal than they are as items. Given that the price of silver is so high, many so-called antique items and old items are actually worth more for their silver weight BUT your local antique dealer is not under any obligation to take the metal price into consideration and they often make an offer for an antique item BELOW the metal weight. Many of our customers are pleasantly surprised how much more than antique value, they get for their items.
COINS UK Coins - sell silver coins uk
Apart from silver cutlery and jewellery we also buy silver coins and we now urgently need all silver coins, whether full or half silver. Coins deserve a special mention as they are not always easily identified
Prior to 1920 British silver coins contained high purity, 92.5% (Sterling) silver.
From 1920 to 1946, British silver coins contained 50% silver.
From 1947 to 1971, some denominations of British pre-decimal coins issued for circulation were "silver-colored," however these coins were made of copper-nickel, and contained no silver.
In addition, there have been some silver decimal coins minted in limited quantities as commemorative or bullion issues, typically in Proof condition; these coins were not intended for circulation.
The standard circulating denominations of pre-decimal British coins from 1800 to 1946 which contained 92.5% or 50% silver, included threepences, sixpences, shillings, florins, two shillings, halfcrowns, double florins, and crowns and we buy them all .
US & Foreign Coins We also buy US coins (normally 900 silver pre 1965) and European and World coins Phone for more info.
To sell us your old silver threepences, sixpences, shillings, florins, two shillings, halfcrowns, double florins, crowns and dollars etc . You can sell all your silver coins direct to us.