Sterling silver was being utilized in Colonial America starting as early as 1634, both as currency and common goods.  As the popularity of sterling silver uses spread in the New World, affluent families enjoyed meals on sterling silver flatware. These prized possessions were passed down through the generations. In our fast-paced modern lives, we no longer have time for elaborate meals with our inherited sterling silver flatware. Generally speaking, the millennial generation does not have a need for their inherited flatware.  Have you inherited sterling silver flatware that you no longer have use for? Sell your silver in Kansas City to Diamond Banc.