Antiques column: Silver has held a great attraction throughout history

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This year Chris Clubley & Co Ltd will celebrate our 25th anniversary, our silver anniversary and silver is what I want to write about this week.

It may be the junior partner in Messrs Silver and Gold but throughout history it has held a great attraction for humankind.

Spanish explorers were drawn to an area of South America where there were rumours of silver mountains. They didn’t find them but named the country Argentina from the Latin argentum, meaning silver.

Full feature in 23 January Pocklington Post.