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Hector Aguilar Sterling and wood pie server

EX6663 Hector Aguilar Sterling and Wood Pie Server

A large sterling and wood Hector Aguilar pie server measuring 11" long.

Price: $975.00

Gorham Isis pattern sterling fish set circa 1870

EX6707 Gorham Isis Sterling Fish Set

A rare two piece pierced sterling silver and gilded fish serving set by the Gorham Company in the Isis pattern. Circa 1870. The set measures 12 1/2" and 10" and is in good condition with no monograms. Weight 8.15 troy ounces.

Price: $3,750.00 for the set

Gorham antique sterling silver almond spoon circa 1880

Gorham Sterling Salted Almond Spoon

An antique sterling silver salted almond spoon by Gorham circa 1880 in pristine condition measuring 6 1/4".


Whiting antique sterling cocktail forks with hammered and applied decoration circa 1880

EX6647 Whiting Hammered and Applied Sterling Cocktail Forks Ca 1880

Twelve antique sterling cocktail forks by Whiting circa 1880 with hammered surfaces and applied fish, flowers, eels, turtles and shells on the handles. Gold washed tines. Never monogrammed and in excellent condition.

Length 6 1/8"

Price: $1,750.00 for the set of 12

Gorham antique sterling naturalistic jelly knife

EX6645 Gorham Sterling Jelly Knife

An antique sterling jelly knife circa 1870 by the Gorham Company with and cast branch handle with oak leaves and a lightly gilded blade with embossed strawberries and vines.

Length 7 1/2"


Shiebler antique sterling letter opener with 14K medallion Etruscan

EX6843 Large Shiebler Etruscan Sterling & 14K Medallion Letter Opener

A full size 12" long letter opener by George Shiebler with a 14K medallion retailed by Bigelow Kennard. Weight 5.4 troy ounces.

Price: $1,950.00


rare Shiebler Etruscan antique sterling  letter opener with multiple medallions

EX6642 Rare Shiebler Multiple Medallion Etruscan Letter Opener

A rare Shiebler Etruscan letter opener with multiple medallions on the handle, front and back. Engraved on the blade over a hammered surface. Length: 10 3/4". Weight 5.4 troy ounces.

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Gorham antique sterling dessert servinig set with strawberries

EX6656 Gorham Strawberry Dessert Service

A complete dessert set of Gorham strawberry designed flatware comprising twelve spoons, a pie server, sauce ladle, sifter spoon and large berry serving spoon in pristine condition. All monogrammed with an attractive monogram on the front of the handles. Gilded bowls. Pierced decoration on the servers.

Price: $3,750.00 for the set

Gorham Narragansett punch ladle

EX6550 Gorham Narragansett Sterling Ladle 14" long

A rare and important Gorham Narragansett punch ladle with individually cast and applied sea creatures and shells. The bowl is a shell form and is gilded. A full size rare server in the Narragansett pattern possibly the most rare server in the series. Fully marked.

Length 14". Weight 8 troy ounces

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Duhme coffee spoons with chain handles

EX6542 Six Duhme Coffee Spoons with Chain Handles

Six unusual sterling coffee spoons, the handles in the form of a chain linked together and gold washed embossed bowls. Length 4 1/8". Marked on the back of the bowls Duhme & Co., Sterling.

Price: $450.00 for the set of six

William Gale & Son sterling crumber with cornucopia handle

EX6514 William Gale Sterling Crumber with Cornucopia Handle

A sterling silver crumber by William Gale & Son, the handle in the form of a basket weave cornucopia with fruit and flowers extending into the blade. The blade is engraved. Length 12 1/2"; weight 8.70 troy ounces. Never monogrammed.

Price: $795.00

Shiebler Etruscan Sterling and 14K Serving Fork

A Shiebler sterling silver serving fork with 14K Etruscan medallion on the handle. Length 9 1/4"; weight 3.80 troy ounces. Monogrammed on the back of the handle and marked with the Shiebler wings, sterling, 14K.

Price: $2,200.00

EX6495 Redlich Sterling Cheese Scoop Rusticana

A rare antique sterling cheese scoop in the Rusticana pattern by Redlich circa 1880 in perfect condition with a gilded leaf form bowl. The branch form handle with buds and vines applied. Monogrammed on the handle.

Length: 8"

Weight: 2.05 troy ounces.


Shiebler Etruscan sterling serving spoon

EX6451 Shiebler Etruscan Sterling Serving Spoon

A Shiebler Etruscan medallion sterling silver serving spoon with gold washed bowl and hand engraved and hammered handle. Length 8 7/8"; weight 4.05 troy ounces.

Price: $1,795.00

Gorham antique sterling bamboo handle and clam shell salad servers

Gorham Bamboo Handle and Shell Bowl Salad Set

A Gorham number 330 antique sterling silver two piece salad serving set with gold washed bowls in excellent condition.

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Gorham antique sterling and mixed metals soup ladle circa 1880 with applied owl and moon

EX5446 Gorham Sterling Soup Ladle with Mixed Metals Application

A large 13" antique sterling silver soup ladle with hammered handle and applied mixed metals applications including an owl on a tree branch below a half moon and another aesthetically pleasing application of silver "sand" mixed with copper and brass droplets and a larger copper rock. Weight: 6.9 troy ounces. Monogrammed with an "M" on the reverse of the handle.

Price: $2,900.00

Redlich antique sterling olive spoon circa 1880

Redlich Antique Sterling Olive Spoon Circa 1880

A Redlich circa 1880 antuique sterling silver olive spoon with leaf form bowl and naruralistic handle and terminal. Length: 7 1/2"


massive Whiting art nouveau sterling paper knife circa 1900

EX6351 Massive Whiting Sterling Art Nouveau Paper Knife

A massive rare antique art nouveau sterling figural paper knife measuring 18" weighing 14.15 troy ounces. The cast three dimensional two sided figure measures 8". The Whiting mark is rubbed but visible.

Price: $7,500.00

set twelve Gorham No. 5 sterling and mixed metal knives with kodzuko handles

6339 Set Twelve Gorham No. 5 Sterling and Mixed Metal Fruit Knives

A set twelve Gorham No. 5 knives with engraved sterling blades and kodzuko handles depicting Japanese motifs. Length 7 3/4". Each blade marked lion, anchor, G, Sterling, 5. Excellent condition.

Price: $3,250.00 for the set 12

Gorham c mark antique silver rare fish set including a fish server and ten knives

EX6401 Museum Quality Rare Gorham C Mark Sterling Fish Set Circa 1880

An extremely rare and one of a kind fish set by the Gorham Company marked sterling and C only, part of the time period in the 1880s when Gorham used the C mark for their exotic Hamburg pattern and unusual olive forks. The larger fish server is a full size serving piece at 10 3/4" with a weight of 6.3 troy ounces. The ten knives are 7 1/2" long and weigh 1.20 troy ounces each.


Wendt sterling antique scoop with squirrel terminal and bird with leaves in a canopy over the pierced bowl

EX6399 Wendt Sterling Serving Scoop with Squirrel Terminal and Bird Canopy Circa 1870

A large Wendt antique sterling scoop with pierced bowl and a canopy of applied cast leaves supporting a bird. The monogrammed handle has a cast squirrel terminal. Excellent condition with a satin finished surface. Marked 925 Sterling. Circa 1870.

Length: 10"

Weight: 4.05 troy ounces

Price: $1,895.00

Gorham three number 333 sterling spoons circa 1880

EX6362 Three Gorham Sterling #333 Spoons Circa 1880

Three different antique sterling silver spoons measuring 5" long with a Japanese naturalistic motif. Entirely hand made with bowls that resemble fruit and leaves. The spoons are numbered 333.

Price: $375.00 each Middle spoon available only, top and bottom sold

rare antique sterling macaroni server by the Whiting company with cast exotic bird on handle

EX6394 Rare Whiting Antique Macaroni Server

A rare macaroni server without maker's mark attribulted to Whiting with cast exotic bird on the handle and a feather form blade engraved with leaves. Marked Sterling and 1B. Circa 1870. Length: 10 3/4". Weight: 3.90 troy ounces.


Whiting antique art nouveau salad set with carnations circa 1900

EX6382 Whiting Cast Art Nouveau Salad Set with Carnations

A heavy cast art nouveau antique sterling salad set by Whiting with carnations at the terminal, decorated on both sides of the handle. The bowls are oval. The set measures 8 1/2" and weighs 10.55 troy ounces.

Price: $1,495.00 for the set

Six Gorham antique circa 1880 fruit knives in the Japanese style with #5 engraved blades

EX6373 Six Gorham Number 5 Knives with Applied Decoration

Six unusual Gorham number 5 sterling knives with engraved blades and sterling handles. The handles are applied with various Japanese motifs and one has some copper splashed on the surface. The handles and blades are decorated on both sides. Length 7 7/8". Three handles have Japanese signatures. Circa 1880.

Price: $1,750.00 for the rare set of six

Ludwig Redlich sterling naturalistic cocktail forks

EX6369 Set Twelve Naturalistic Sterling Cocktail Forks

A rare set twelve sterling silver cocktail forks, each in the form of naturalistic stems with buds and leaves at the top. Length 6". Maker is Ludwig, Redlich & Co. of New York, NY, circa 1895. Ludwig was a designer for Shiebler before joining up with Redlich.

Price: $2,500.00 for the set 12

Gorham No. 5 sterling fruit knives and Kodzuka handles

EX6340 Set Six Gorham No. 5 Kodzuka and Sterling Fruit Knives

A set six Gorham No. 5 fruit knives with bright cut sterling silver blades and Kodzuka handles depicting different Japanese motifs and scenes with bronze highlights. Length 7 3/4". Excellent condition.


Knowles sterling salad set with inlaid mixed metal lobsters

EX6251 Knowles Sterling Salad Set with Inlaid Mixed Metals Lobsters

A pristine sterling silver salad set by Knowles with bright cut gold washed bowls and inlaid gold and copper lobsters on the handle and with a satin finish. Never monogrammed. Length 11".

Price: $2,850.00

Gorham antique sterling oloive spear

EX6327 Gorham Sterling Olive Spear

A pristine gold washed sterling antique olive spear by Gorham with a finely pierced and engraved bowl. 11 3/4"

Price: $595.00

Gorham Hamburg c mark sterling silver antique salad serving set

EX6326 Large Gorham Hamburg Salad Set with C Mark

A large impressive heavy antique sterling salad serving set by Gorham with the C mark in the Hamburg pattern. Circa 1880. Hand engraved decoration and impressed zodiac motifs on the hammered surfaces. Length: 10". Weight: 8.25 troy ounces.

Price: $2,895.00

Whiting Fuschia three dimensional sifter spoon

EX6261 Three Dimensional Fuschia Sifter Spoon

An exotic beautifully pierced sifter spoon with gold washed satin bowl and three dimensional leaves and fuschia, probably by Whiting and marked only 8C and Sterling. Excellent condition. Length 7 3/4".

Price: $795.00

Twelve Dominick & Haff antique sterling hammered fruit forks

EX6244 Dominick & Haff Antique Sterling Forks

A set of twelve antique sterling hammered two tine fruit forks with a twist in the center of the handle and hammered tines and terminals. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handles. Gilded tines. Length: 5 1/2". Weight: 7.05 troy ounces.


Whiting sterling and mixed metals sugar tongs with applied copper circa 1880

EX6228 Whiting Mixed Metals Sugar Tongs

Hammered sterling and mixed metals sugar tongs by Whiting with applied copper and silver berries, leaves and vines on a hammered surface. Monogrammed with a Japanese style Length 5 1/8".

Price: $595.00

Whiting mixed metals two piece fish serving set with applied copper crabs

EX6227 Whiting Mixed Metals Fish Serving Set with Crabs

A Whiting mixed metals sterling and copper fish serving set, hammered with an applied crab on each handle. Japanese style monogram on each piece. Length 12 1/2" and 9" respectively.

Price: $3,950.00

Wilson of Philadelphia sterling engraved massive asparagus tongs

EX6096 Superb Large Wilson Sterling Asparagus Tongs

An extraordinary gigantic antique sterling asparagus tongs measuring 12 1/2" with a weight of 11.35 troy ounces. Fantastic bright cut engraving on a satin finished surface. Maker Wilson of Philadelphia

Price: $2,295.00

Gorham massive antique sterling but picks with squirrel terminals

EX6177 Ten Massive Gorham Sterling Nut Picks

Ten massive and unique over the top sterling nut picks by the Gorham Company with cast squirrels as terminals. Length: 6 1/4". Weight: 17 troy ounces,

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Gorham antique sterling hooded serving scoop

EX6090 Large Gorham Sterling Hooded Scoop

A large antique sterling silver hooded scoop circa 1870 in excellent condition with satin finished gilded bowl. Applied vines on the handle. Length: 11". Weight: 3.5 troy ounces

Price: $1,395.00

Gorham aesthetic movement sterling hammered grape shears

N4966 Gorham Aesthetic Movement Sterling Grape Shears

A pristine hand hammered sterling silver grape shears by the Gorham Company circa 1880 with applied decoration including a crane, fish, birds and other Japanese motifs.

Length: 6 1/2". Weight: 3.95 troy ounces

Price: $695.00

Gorham set of ten all sterling knives with wheat motif

EX6026 Ten Antique Gorham Wheat All Sterling Knives

Ten Gorham antique all sterling knives with a wheat motif on both sides of the handle. Circa 1900. Length: 6"

Price: $95.00 each

Twelve Duhme Cincinnati egg spoons coin silver with stag head applied

EX6023 Duhme Coin Silver Egg Spoons

Twelve rare Duhme coin silver egg spoons with applied cast stag heads. Monogrammed on the reverse. Circa 1860. Fine engraved decoration on the handles. Pristine. Satin finished gold washed bowls.

Price: $2,295.00 for the set of twelve

twelve caldwell silver plated knives with Japanese handles

EX6000 Twelve Caldwell Knives 8 1/2"

Set of twelve 8 1/2" knives retailed by Caldwell of Philadelphia with Japanese mixed metal handles. Circa 1870. Silver plated blades. The handles have the most exotic Japanese motifs on both sides in multiple colors. One blade has some peeling silver plate and the others are in excellent condition. Please inquire.

Danish silver fish serving set by Prahl of Copenhagen c1850

EX6148 Danish Silver Fish Set by Prahl of Copenhagen

A massive fine quality Danish silver fish serving set comprising a hand pierced and engraved fish slice with dragon at the junction of the blade and handle and measuring 13" long, and a finely engraved 11" fork. The maker is Prahl of Copenhagen, Denmark. The fish slice is dated 1850 and the fork 1855. Combined weight 15.5 troy ounces.

Price: $1,950.00

English silver trowel with Louisiana interest

N5950 Superb Spectacular Engraved English Silver Trowel

A spectacular English antique sterling trowel engraved in 1856 with an inscription of Methodist Church interest in Manchester, England. Purchased in London in 1958 and presented to the Acadia Parish in Louisiana by the donor. Manufactured by Elizabeth Eaton and hallmarked. Length: 12 3/4"

Price: $1,875.00

English antique sterling silver bacchanalian dessert service 36 pieces

5959 Bacchanalian Dessert Service London 1879

English sterling antique silver dessert set by Henry John Lias, London 1879 comprising 12 knives 8 1/2" (four 1880, two 1878) with sterling blades, 12 forks 7" (three 1878) and 12 spoons 7" long (four 1878.) Gilded. Never monogrammed.

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Wallace Nautical clam sterling spoons

EX6034 Twelve Wallace Nautical Clam Spoons

A complete set of twelve antique sterling spoons with gilded clam shaped bowls bearing a monogram at the center. The handles are decorated with mussels and small shells and barnacles on a naturalistic background. The reverse of each spoon is decorated with a nautical theme. Length 4 1/2". Excellent condition.

Price: $750.00 for set

Gorham aesthetic sterling server with berries

Gorham Aesthetic Server with Berries

A sterling silver server by Gorham with berries on a stippled background along the handle and an engraved blade. Monogrammed on the back of the handle EKC? Length 10 1/8". Weight 3.15 ozt.

Price: $475.00

Gorham coin silver berry spoon in the saxon stag pattern circa 1870

Gorham Saxon Stag Berry Spoon

A Gorham coin silver antique berry spoon with fluted gilded bowl and twisted handle. Never monogrammed. The handle has an applied three dimensional stag head.

Length: 8 3/4". Weight: 1.85 troy ounces

Price: $595.00

Gorham number 5 Japanese style fruit knife

EX5872 Gorham Number 5 Japanese Style Fruit Knife

A single Gorham fruit knife with hand engraved sterling blade with satin finish. The handle is a Japanese bronze handle with Japanese figures on both sides. Length: 7 3/4"

Price: $295.00

Shiebler antique sterling silver youth fork with applied Japanese motifs

EX5869 Shiebler Applied Youth Fork Circa 1880

An antique sterling silver youth fork by George Shiebler with applied Japanese motifs including a crane and other Japanese plants and leaves. Satin finished handle.

Length: 6 1/4"

Weight: 1.30 troy ounces

Price: $295.00

EX5812 Bailey Banks Biddle Fish Set with Crabs

A Bailey Banks and Biddle sterling fish serving set with etched motif on the handle and two large etched crabs on the blades and tines. 7.65 troy oz. 11 3/4" & 9" long. Price: $1,450.00

Gorham Cairo ladle

EX5759 Gorham Cairo Gravy Ladle

A Gorham Cairo sterling gravy ladle with mixed metal application on the front of the handle and an applied sterling fish at the top. Length 7". Marked lion, anchor, G, Sterling and Other Metals. Excellent condition. Never monogrammed.


Gorham sterling and champleve enamel spoons

EX5791 Gorham Sterling and Enamel Spoons

Eleven Gorham sterling and champleve enamel spoons measuring 4 7/8" long with gold washed satin finished bowl. The handles are inlaid with champleve enamel and engraved. Excellent condition and never monogrammed. Marked with style number 370.

Price: $950.00 for the set 11

Gorham ornate cast sterling silver grape shears circa 1880

EX5786 Ornate Heavy Cast Grape Shears

A finely cast and detailed Gorham all silver grape shears circa 1880 with a three dimensional handles. Monogrammed lightly with a single letter gothic mono on the blade. Steel reinforcement blades attached to the sterling blades.

Length: 6 5/8". Weight: 5.8 troy ounces

Price: $950.00

Tiffany Lap Over Edge Applied serving spoon with squirrel

EX5718 Tiffany Lap Over Edge Applied Serving Spoon

An antique sterling silver serving spoon by Tiffany & Co. with applied detail depicting a squirrel on a branch with hammered and acid etched detail on front and back of the spoon. The hammering extends into the kidney shaped gold washed bowl. Monogrammed in a vine style. French touch mark. Length 9 1/2"; weight 3.6 oz troy.


George Shiebler antique sterling cheese scoop in the Etruscan pattern

EX5658 Shiebler Sterling Cheese Scoop

A large chunky antique sterling cheese scoop by Shiebler circa 1880 in pristine condition with gilded bowl, crisp medallions and sharp engraved detailed highlights. Etruscan pattern.

Never monogrammed.

Weight: 4.05 troy ounces

Length: 9"

Price: $2,400.00

La Paglia Sterling Punch Ladle

An exotic Jensen style sterling silver punch ladle by Alphonse La Paglia for International with pomegranates, leaves and grapes on the top of the handle. Marked on the back of the handle La Paglia designed, International, Sterling. Length 16 1/2"; weight 7.8 troy ounces. Excellent condition.

Price: $1,350.00

Gorham mixed metals and sterling hammered youth spoon circa 1885

EX5672 Gorham Mixed Metals and Sterling Spoon

A good Gorham antique youth spoon measuring 6 1/4" long with a wide gold washed bowl, hammered handle and an applied copper chicken and silver granules beneath the feet of the chicken. Inscribed and dated 1885.

Weight: 1 troy ounce

Price: $375.00

Rare Gorham antique American sterling silver soup ladle with satin finish and parcel gilded details

Rare Gorham Parcel Gilded Soup Ladle

A large rare Gorham sterling silver antique soup ladle with an applied gilded band of cherubs on the bowl. The interior of the bowl is gilded and retains a fabulous satin finish.

Circa 1870.

Length: 14 1/4"

Weight: 6.5 troy ounces

Price: $1,250.00

Whiting antique sterling bucket shaped ladle

EX5637 Whiting Antique Sterling Ladle

A Whiting sterling silver antique cream ladle with a bucket shaped bowl. The bowl is gilded and the handle has a milled edge three dimensional terminal. Circa 1870.

Length: 7 1/2"

Weight: 1.35 troy ounces

Price: $395.00

Gorham Mixed Metals and sterling preserve spoon

Rare Gorham Mixed Metals Preserve Spoon

A rare Gorham sterling preserve spoon with copper inlay on both sides measuring 7 1/8". Weight: 1.7 troy ounces.

Price: $950.00

Gorham antique sterling fish set with applied masks

EX5639 Gorham Antique Sterling Fish Serving Set

An unusual fish serving set by Gorham with applied masks on the engraved blades and tines. The handles are monogrammed and have applied ivy vines wrapped around the entire length. Length: 9" and 12" respectively. Marked with the Gorham logo, coin silver. Weight: 6.35 troy ounces.

Price: $1,750.00

Antique sterling silver mut picks circa 1870

EX5637 American Sterling Antique Nut Picks Circa 1870

Five antique sterling nut picks with three dimensional handles marked sterling only. Circa 1870.

Length: 4 1/2"

Price: $95.00 each Four available

Coin silver engraved cheese knife

Coin Silver Engraved Cheese Knife

A coin silver cheese knife with hand engraved engine turned blade measuring 7 1/2". The terminal is a flat disc with a milled edge engraved "Mother from Henry" in light script. Circa 1860

Weight: 1.10 troy oz.

Price: $295.00

Gorham antique sterling olive spear

EX5101 Gorham Olive Fork and Spoon

An antique sterling olive fork and spoon by Gorham with applied leaves and olive on a twisted handle. Pierced gold washed satin finished leaf form bowl.

Length: 9 3/4"

Price: $275.00

Victorian American sterling silver spoon with pineapple

EX5584 Pineapple Sterling Antique Spoon

An unusual Victorian American hand made sterling silver spoon with a notched tropical branch handle with additional applied leaves and applied pineapple off to one side. In pristine condition with a satin finished gold washed pleated bowl. Length: 8 1/2". 3 troy ounces.

Price: $1,495.00

Shiebler Etruscan Cold Meat Fork

EX5563 Shiebler Etruscan Sterling Cold Meat Serving Fork

A heavy Shiebler Etruscan pattern cold meat fork in sterling silver with the 14K medallion on the handle. Never monogrammed.

Length: 8 1/2"

Weight: 3.45 troy ounces

Price: $1,795.00

Whiting Lily of the Valley antique sterling silver server

EX5520 Whiting Lily of Valley Spoon

A three dimensional antique sterling silver spoon with applied lily of the valley on the handle. Satin finished gold washed bowl. Whiting logo hallmark . Length: 10 1/4". Weight: 2.7 troy oz.


Wood and Hughes sterling antique scoop with cherub holding ring

EX5569 Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Scoop

A large antique sterling silver scoop circa 1870 by Wood and Hughes of New York with a gold washed bowl and cast cherub terminal.

Length: 10 3/4"

Weight: 3.85 troy ounces

Price: $1,395.00

Gorham antique olive pick with nautical handle

EX5469 Gorham Sterling Olive or Butter Pick

A Gorham sterling antique olive or butter pick with a nautical handle and leaf shaped spear. The tip has a pierced blade and is gold washed.

Length: 6 1/8

Price: $259.00

Shiebler pie server with lion terminal

EX5395 Shiebler Rare Sterling Pie Server

A sterling antique pie server by Shiebler circa 1890 with a rampant lion terminal and applied ornate detail on the blade. The handle is twisted and there is a light gold wash on the entire server.. Length: 10:. Weight: 4.75 troy ounces.

Price: $795.00

Duhme antique sterling set of eight ice cream spoons

EX5393 Duhme Antique Sterling Ice Cream Spoons

A set of eight sterling silver ice cream spoons by Duhme of Cincinnati with hand engraved satin finished handles and chased and engraved bowls. An unusual swirl design with ruffled edges. Length: 5 3/8"

Price: $750.00 for the set

Gorham Narragansett Bluepoint

EX5367 Gorham Bluepoint Sterling Forks Circa 1880

Twelve Gorham Bluepoint or Narragansett cocktail forks with cast applied nautical decoration including fish, sea shells and seaweed.

A very rare set of twelve.

Length: 5 1/2".


Whiting antique sterling silver cheese scoop

EX5360 Whiting Antique Cheese Scoop with Mouse

An antique novelty sterling silver cheese scoop made by the Whiting Company circa 1880. Excellent condition. The handle has a ball terminal and a cast and applied mouse near the gold washed bowl.

Length: 8 3/4" Weight: 2.45 troy ounces.

Price: $875.00

antique sterling silver serving spoon with cast bird

EX4987 Antique Sterling Spoon with Cast Bird

An antique sterling spoon circa 1870 probably by Whiting with a cast three dimensional finial of a bird above a nest with two small birds. The fluted bowl is gold washed and has a satin finish. Marked sterling and the number 17. Length 10"; weight 2.65 troy ounces.

Price: $1,100.00

Shiebler Japanese style applied sterling silver spoon circa 1880

EX5284 Large Shiebler Antique Sterling Spoon dated 1886

An antique sterling silver spoon by George Shiebler with applied Japanese motifs on the handle. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handle and dated 1886.

Length: 9 3/4". Weight: 3.85 troy ounces.

Price: $950.00

Gorham Narragansett sterling serving spoon

EX5257 Gorham Narragansett Sterling Serving Spoon

A rare museum quality serving spoon by Gorham in the Narragansett pattern with parcel gilded highlights and a gold washed bowl. Applications include seaweed, sand, crabs and a variety of shells and sea creatures. Length 9 3/4"; weight 4.3 ozt. Pristine condition.


Six Gorham coffee spoons circa 1880 number 334

EX5263 Six Gorham number 334 Coffee Spoons

Set of Six rare Gorham 334 sterling silver coffee spoons in excellent condition with original gilding and hand crafted handles. Length: 4 1/4". Circa 1880.

Price: $1,150.00 Set

N3428 Whiting Youth Spoon

A Whiting sterling spoon circa 1880 with acid etched floral and hammered decoration on the front of the handle. The reverse of the handle is plain with a monogram. Gold washed bowl. Length: 6 1/2". Weight: 1.55 troy ounces.

Price: $225.00

Whiting unmarked pie server with applied bird and satin finished surfaces

EX5242 Whiting Unmarked Bird Pie Server

A sterling silver pie server circa 1870 with parcel gilded satin finished decoration and an applied cast bird with a berry in three dimension on the handle. Unmarked but probably the work of Whiting similar to the hallmarked items below.

Length: 10 1/4"

Weight: 3 troy ounces.

Price: $1,275.00

2691 Frank Smith Sterling Engraved Two Piece Fish Serving Set

A two piece sterling silver fish serving set by Frank Smith with engraved blade and tines. The quality of the engraving is quite special and the fish is very realistic. Please view the pictures by clicking on the picture for details. Combined weight: 7.85 troy ounces. Length: 12" and 9" respectively. Monogrammed on the front of the handle. In the original box.

Price: $975.00 set

gorham narragansett salad set

EX5151 Rare and Important Gorham Narragansett Salad Set

A rare two piece salad serving set in the Gorham Narragansett pattern with applied marine creatures including crabs, fish, shells, seaweed and barnacles. Length fork 11"; length spoon 11 1/2". Combined weight 10.8 troy ounces.


sterling asparagus fork with applied cherries

American Antique Sterling Asparagus Fork

An antique sterling silver asparagus fork with hand hammered handle and applied cherry branch. The blade is engraved with a floral motif. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handle. Length 9 5/8"; weight 3.85 troy ounces. Marked sterling only but presumably the work of Whiting.

Price: $795.00

gorham dresden enamel porcelain and sterling fruit knives

EX5188 Five Gorham Sterling and Porcelain Fruit Knives

Five unusual Gorham sterling silver gold washed fruit knives with Dresden enamel porcelain handles. The front and back of the porcelain handles have gold fleurs de lis and pink and blue flowers. The sides are burgundy and gold. The blades are marked Gorham M'f.g. Co. Length 8".

Price: $125.00 each FOUR AVAILABLE

gorham sterling and dresden enamel porcelain fruit forks

EX5188 Six Gorham Sterling and Porcelain Fruit Forks

Six Gorham sterling silver gold washed fruit forks with Dresden enamel porcelain handles. The front and back of the porcelain handles have gold fleurs de lis and pink and blue flowers. The sides are burgundy and gold. Marked lion, anchor, G, Sterling on the back of the tines. Length 7 1/4".

Price: $125.00 each FIVE AVAILABLE

antique sterling silver ladle by Wood & Hughes circa 1865-1870

*Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Giant Ladle

A very large full size antique sterling silver soup ladle by Wood and Hughes with a full figure classical female handle. The length is 16" and the weight 7.85 troy ounces. Gold washed bowl.

Price: $1,495.00

Gorham enamel set of 12 knives

EX5129 Rare and Important Set of Twelve Gorham Enamel Knives Circa 1880

A magical set of twelve knives with fantastic sterling champleve enamel block handles decorated on both sides with ornate symmetrical and angular panels of a combination of solid and shaded enamel in a Byzantine style and all in excellent condition. The blades are the original silver plated steel blades each marked Gorham Manufacturing Co. Hallmarked sterling on the satin finished handles which also have a single letter monogram R on the side of each block handle. Length: 8 3/4". Numbered style 65. Museum quality pieces.

Set of twelve $6,900.00

Whiting Gibney fish serving set

2667 Whiting Gibney Two Piece Fish Serving Set

A two piece fish serving set retailed by Ball Black of New York and patented 1867. The blades and tines are engraved and pierced. This pattern is listed in Turner as a Whiting pattern called Gibney. Combined weight: 8.9 troy ounces. Length: 12 1/8" and 9 1/2 (fork). Never monogrammed. Magnificently engraved blades.

Price: $1,150.00

Whiting Fuchsia sterling silver spoon in the original box

EX5145 Antique Sterling Boxed Fuchsia Spoon

A sterling silver serving spoon probably by Whiting marked sterling and #8 with a three dimensional fuchsia flower on the handle. The bowl has a satin finish and a slight gold wash. Circa 1870. Length: 10"

Price: $875.00

shiebler mixed metals serving spoon

EX5102 Shiebler Applied Metals Sterling Serving Spoon

An antique sterling silver Japanese serving spoon by Shiebler with a large oval bowl, circa 1880. Never monogrammed. The application on the handle is of Japanese flowers and a crane in yellow and pink gold.

Length 9 1/2"; weight 3.95 troy ounces.

Price: $1,595.00


caldwell sterling fish serving set japanese style

Oversize Two Piece Hand Engraved Fish Serving Set

Two piece sterling silver fish set circa 1880 finely bright cut and engraved measuring 13 1/4" and 12" respectively. Additional fine hand hammering on the handles superimposed with Japanese style engraving of bamboo and blossoms. Retailed by Caldwell. Weight 11.8 troy ounces.

Price: $1,750.00

dominick and haff mixed metals spoon

EX5095 Dominick and Haff Sterling and Mixed Metals Spoon

A mixed metals and sterling silver serving spoon by Dominick and Haff with an engraved gold washed satin finished bowl. Applied copper salamander and gold washed leaves against an engraved textured background. Circa 1880. Never monogrammed. Length: 8 7/8". Weight: 2.15 troy ounces.

Price: $875.00

Whiting Long handle salad set with applied shells and crabs

EX4994 Whiting Sterling Long Handle Salad Set With Shells

An antique sterling silver long handle salad set by Whiting circa 1880. The handles have applied shells and crabs in great detail. There are monograms on the front of the handles above the sea motif applications. Excellent crisp condition and good patina.

Length: 12". Weight: 7.7 troy ounces. Fully marked.

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george sharp sterling cheese scoop with mouse

EX5049 George Sharp Coin Silver Cheese Scoop

A coin silver antique cheese scoop by George Sharp of Philadelphia in the Gothic Dome pattern circa 1866 with the patent mark for that date. Engraved gold washed bowl and an applied cast mouse. Monogrammed. Length: 8". Weight: 2.3 troy ounces.

Price: $1,295.00

Mauser naturalistic sterling spoons leaf shaped bowls

EX5052 Mauser Sterling Naturalistic Spoons

Seven unusual antique sterling silver leaf shaped spoons with vine handles by Mauser circa 1900. Good cast detail. The spoons measure 4 7/8" long and have a total weight of 5.8 troy ounces. Unusual to find flatware by Mauser.

Price: $975.00 for the 7

Gorham exotic serving spoon with wire handle and strawberry embossed bowl

EX4986 Gorham 1880s Sterling Silver Serving Spoon

A Gorham serving spoon measuring 10 1/4" with a wire handle wrapped with fine silver wire. The gold washed bowl embossed with strawberries and monogrammed on the reverse. Perfect condition.

Price: $795.00

Dominick and Haff mixed metals fruit knives

EX5024 Dominick and Haff Sterling Mixed Metals Fruit Knives

A rare set of six knives with hand hammered handles containing copper applications of bugs and other Japanese motifs on both sides. Circa 1880. The blades are all silver and are marked with the logo and the Dominick and Haff mark. Length: 7 7/8" . Combined weight: 11.4 troy ounces.

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gorham mixed metal flatware

Gorham Mixed Metals Flatware

Three pieces of rare mixed metal flatware by Gorham comprising two knives measuring 8 3/4" and one fork measuring 7 1/2" long. All pieces have applied copper and silver Japanese style motifs on both sides of the handle. The knives which have steel blades are marked Joseph Rodgers & Son and the fork is all sterling. The back of the handles on the knives have a smooth area where there was probably a monogram removal. Otherwise in very good condition.

Price: $1,500.00

Antique sterling silver American punch ladle by Fuchs

Antique Art Nouveau Punch Ladle by Fuchs Circa 1900

A fine antique sterling silver punch ladle with flowers and leaves on a naturalistic branch handle. The maker is Fuchs and the detail is very fine and three dimensional. The reverse of the handle is flat. Gold washed bowl in perfect condition. Length: 16 1/4". Weight: 8.05 troy ounces.

Price: $1,575.00

vansant medallion and bug cheese scoop

EX4902 Vansant Sterling Medallion Cheese Scoop

A sterling cheese scoop circa 1890 by the Vansant Company of Philadelphia. The surface is entirely hand hammered and has impressed primitive insects and sea creatures. There are two large Grecian medallions struck on the front of the handle. Marked V & Co and Sterling.

The scoop measures 7 3/4" long; weight 1.96 troy ounces.

Price: $1,100.00

Gorham wedding pattern boxed set sterling antique silver

EX4715 Gorham Wedding Pattern Sterling Servers

Housed in the original fitted box this Gorham sterling silver set of servers is in pristine condition. The set comprises a large serving scoop measuring 9 1/2" and a sifter ladle measuring 7 1/2". Perfect gilding intact. Monogrammed with a single letter monogram on the front of the handle.

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Gorham Narragansett fish slice

EX4635 Gorham Narragansett Fish Slice

A rare Gorham sterling silver fish slice in the Narragansett pattern circa 1880. the handle and part of the fluted blade is decorated with applied seaweed, a large crab, fish and a multitude of different shells. Each individual shell and application is cast and applied and the decoration extends to the reverse of the handle. Length: 11 7/8" Weight: 5.5 troy ounces.

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Wood and Hughes antique sterling almond scoop

EX4755 Wood and Hughes Antique Sterling Almond Scoop

An antique sterling silver almond scoop by Wood and Hughes of New York in pristine condition with original gilding in the scoop shaped bowl. The handle is a cast leaf with cast and applied lily of the valley. There is some additional applied cast leaf decoration on the handle. Circa 1870. Length: 8" Weight: 1.05 troy oz.

Price: $595.00

Antique silver spoon qith applied strawberry cluster by John Wendt

Wendt Antique Sterling Berry Spoon Circa 1875

A sterling silver berry spoon by John Wendt with a group of finely cast strawberries bolted to the handle. The ribbed bowl os gold washed and satin finished. The handle is additionally hand engraved in the area of the strawberries. Retailed by A H Miller of Newark, NJ and Chicago IL.

Length: 9". Weight: 2.05 troy ounces.

Price: $525.00

gorham sterling pien cone salad servers

EX4626 Gorham Pine Cone Salad Servers

A pair of antique all sterling silver salad servers. The handles are embossed and hand chased pine cones and are monogrammed on the tips. Excellent crisp condition.

Length 11 1/4"

Weight 9 troy ounces for the set.

Price: $2,295.00 pr

Gorham biord's nest dessert kives in box circa 1865

EX4638 Gorham Bird's Nest Dessert Knives

A set of six Gorham sterling silver dessert knives in the Bird's Nest pattern circa 1865. A rare hand finished pattern with a cast bird and nest on the handle. Each blade engraved "Maggie" in fine script. Excellent original condition. Length: 7 1/2". In the original box lined with blue satin. The lid has pulled apart slightly.

Price: $4,500.00 for the set of 6 in the box

Wood and Hughes dessert set antique coin silver

EX4636 Wood & Hughes Ice Cream Set

A coin silver 13 piece dessert set by Wood & Hughes of New York circa 1860 in pristine condition. The bowls are fluted and gold washed and the terminals have a milled edge band with a ball tapering down to the handle. The server has an engine turned gold washed blade hand engraved with a plant.

Length: 10 5/8" and 6"

Weight: 10.35 troy ounces

Price: $1,395.00 for the set

John Wendt Egyptian serving fork

EX4603 Unusual Antique Silver American Serving Fork

A heavy sterling silver serving fork with engraved tines measuring 9". The terminal is a cast Egyptian head with three dimensional detail. Weight: 3.25 troy ounces. Marked 925 Sterling. Probably the work of John Wendt of New York. Circa 1870

Price: $1,395.00

Antique silver chicken tongs American silver

EX4289 Large Antique Silver American Chicken Tongs

A large sterling silver tongs measuring 12 1/2" with a weight of 7.6 troy ounces. Excellent condition with pierced bottom blade highlighted with hand engraving. The disc at the top of the handle is also satin finished and hand engraved on both sides. Marked sterling only on the handle.

Price: $1,495.00

EX4330 Fantastic Gorham Sterling Punch Ladle

A Gorham sterling silver antique punch ladle dated 1889. The naturalistic two branch handle has cast and applied vines and leaves with grapes from the edge of the gold washed bowl to the tip of the handle. There is a cast figure of Bacchus holding a cup of wine on the terminal with his legs protruding through the branch. There is an 1890 presentation inscribed on the edge of the bowl.

Length: 15"

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Japanese Silver Fruit Knives

EX2161 Twelve Silver and bronze Fruit Knives

12 sterling Japanese knives with Shakudo kodzuka bronze handles perfectly preserved with the original gold highlights on the figures on both sides of the handles. Inscribed with engraved Japanese lettering on the blades. Length: 8"

Price: $3,500.00 Set in box

Bigelow Kennard Sterling Knife

Massive Bigelow Kennard Boston Sterling Ice Cream Knife

A huge thick sterling silver knife with finely embossed floral handle and plain satin finish blade. Length: 12". Weight: 7.5 troy ounces.

Price: $595.00

EX4027 Rare Tiffany Ice Cream Spoons

Two rare Tiffany ice cream spoons with hand pierced handles depicting birds, branches and trees. These spoons are pictured on page 273 in the book Tiffany Sterling Flatware by William P Hood. French import marks. Pristine condition. Gold washed satin finished bowls. The pierced work is different on each spoon.

Length: 6" Weight: 1.65 troy ounces

Price: $395.00 each

Gorham mixed metals cocktail forks

EX3443 Gorham Sterling and Mixed Metals Cocktail Forks

Seven Gorham sterling silver hammered cocktail forks applied with copper and silver decoration. The applications include fish, cherubs, plants and butterfly mostly Japanese influenced. length: 6 1/8". Four monogrammed.

Price: $1,500.00 set

Wood & Hughes sterling silver scoop with applied leaf and vine

EX3633/6671 Wood & Hughes Sterling Serving Scoop

Large sterling silver fruit scoop by Wood & Hughes with a naturalistic branch handle with vines and applied leaves. The bowl is gold washed and satin finished. Never monogrammed. Length 11"; weight 3.25 troy ounces.

Price: $795.00 each TWO AVAILABLE

gorham morning glory serving spoon

Gorham Morning Glory Serving Spoon with engraved bowl

A full size serving spoon by Gorham with applied three dimensional morning glory on the handle. The bowl is hand engraved with a spray of flowers on a gold washed background. Length: 10 1/2". Excellent condition with the gold wash perfect. Circa 1870.

Price: $975.00


gorham hizen ice cream server

Gorham Hizen Sterling Ice Cream Knife

A sterling silver hollow handle ice cream knife by Gorham in the Hizen pattern, circa 1880. The handle depicts a fish swimming through water and there is also a crane. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handle. The length is 11". Weight: 5.65 troy ounces.

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gorham mixed metals spoon

Gorham Mixed Metals Youth Spoon

A Gorham sterling silver youth spoon engraved "Marjory" , circa 1870. Applied copper bird and leaves with applied silver sand on the front of the handle. Marked with the Gorham mark and Sterling and other metals. Gold washed bowl. Length: 6". Weight: .85 troy oz.

Price: $395.00

gorham squirrel spoon

EX3202 Gorham Coin Silver Pierced Serving Spoon

A large heavy coin silver serving spoon with a length of 10" and weight of 4.25 troy ounces. The handle has a large cast squirrel on the terminal and the pierced bowl has geometric engraving in the bowl.

Condition: Excellent crisp condition. The bowl is perfect and the engraving sharp.

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whiting cheese scoop

Whiting Novelty Sterling Cheese Scoop with Embossed Cat and Mouse

A sterling silver cheese scoop by Whiting with a twisted handle decorated with a cat on the front of the handle and a mouse just above the bowl. Weight: 2.5 troy ounces. Length:8 3/4"

Price: $975.00


gorham lady scoop server

EX3153 Gorham Lady Sterling Silver Shovel

A Gorham sterling silver shovel in the Lady pattern monogrammed with a script letter in the center of the bright cut decorated disc applied to the handle, decorated with a cast bow. Circa 1867. Marked on the back of the handle which also has a female hand at the junction with the bowl. Length: 10". Weight: 2.95 troy ounces.

Price: $1,595.00

gorham olive branch pierced sifter

Gorham Olive Branch Large Sifter Spoon

A pierced sterling silver sifter spoon by Gorham in the Olive Branch pattern with a cast olive branch protruding from a hand at the top of the handle. Intricate detail on front and back. Gold washed bowl. Weight: 2.35 troy ounces. Length: 9 1/4"

Price: $1,750.00

shiebler spoon

EX3061 Shiebler Filigree Spoon

A spoon made up of ornate hand assembled panels by Shiebler. Sterling silver with a light overall gold wash. Length: 8 1/2". Weight: 2.35 troy ounces.

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EX1059 George Sharp Sterling Silver Nut Scoop and 12 Matching Nut Picks

A complete set of 12 nut picks with the nut scoop by George Sharp, circa 1865. Marked Patent and the mark most commonly found on Sharp indicating sterling purity. Length of the scoop: 10 1/2". Length of the picks: 4 1/2"

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John Wendt 13 pc dessert set circa 1870

John Wendt Strawberry 3D Fruit Set

A wonderful dessert set comprising large flat server with three 3 dimensional strawberries at the top and satin finished bowl. Length 11"; with 12 matching individual spoons with a single strawberry and cluster of two leaves. Length 6". All 13 pieces unmarked but attributed to John Wendt. Circa 1870.

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Gorham Cairo rare antique sterling and applied mixed metals serving spoon with engraved bowl in the Japanese style

EX5650 Rare Gorham Cairo 8 3/4" Serving Spoon

A very rare Gorham Cairo serving spoon in the Cairo or Curio pattern with mixed metals application on the length of the handle. Applied fern leaf. The spoon has the original satin finish and is hand engraved with Japanese motifs in the bowl. Pristine. 3.65 troy oz.


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