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Battin antique sterling portrait match safe

N6648 Battin Portrait Sterling Match Safe

An antique sterling portrait match safe by Battin with hinged top and sides to open revealing a locket.

Length 2 1/2"

Price: $395.00

Portuguese 833 silver set of six asparagus tongs for individual use

N6638 Portuguese 833 Silver Novelty Asparagus Tongs

A set of six all silver mechanical asparagus tongs in 833 silver purity from Portugal. The two halves open back on a hinge with rings for the thumb and fingers for individual use in lifting and eating asparagus. The end of each bar is embossed with asparagus tips. Good condition. 4 3/4" long. Weight 9 troy ounces. Circa 1920.

Price: $750.00

English silver mustard pot by Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company London 1937 coronation comemorative 1937 George VI

N6646 English Silver Mustard Pot London 1937

A sterling mustard pot with original cobalt blue liner by Goldsmiths and Silversmiths of London in 1937. The pot was made to commemorate the coronation of George VI and Queen Elizabeth on the 12th May 1937 in Westminster Abbey. The silver medallion inserted into the lid has a portrait of the crowned king on the top and the queen on the inside. Very well constructed and in excellent condition. 2" tall.

Price: $575.00

pr of German 800 silver hoopoe birds from Africa with pull off heads and parcel gilded detail

N6660 German 800 Silver Spice Box Birds

Two large 9" long by 7 1/2" tall table birds with pattern gilding and pull of heads. The gilding varies in that one has much bolder gilding. The wings hinge upward to open. Weight 25 troy ounces. The bird is a hoopoe from Africa.

Price: $3,950.00 for the pair

antique Japanese silver box with pull off lid and gold inlaid crest

N6651 Japanese Antique Silver and Gold Inlay Box

A Japanese antique silver box probably 950/100 with a pull off lid with inlaid gold crest. The side walls have applied strap feet extending outward from the base. Marked with Japanese letting on the base. Excellent color and patina. 4 3/8" by 3". 2 1/2" tall. Weight 14.05 troy ounces.

Price: $1,500.00

pair of Dutch silver bird form spice boxes

N6628 Pair of Dutch Silver Bird Spice Boxes/ salt and peppers

A pair of detailed Dutch silver bird form shakers with hinged heads and pull out pierced tops. The eyes are set with garnets and there are Dutch marks on the heads. Each birds is on a platform of a cast branch and large leaf. 5" long. 3 1/2" tall. Weight 4.55 troy ounces.

Price: $1,395.00 for the pair

Art Nouveay antique sterling check cutter by the Gorham Company circa 1900

N6640 Gorham Art Nouveau Sterling Check Cutter

An antique art nouveau sterling silver check cutter by the Gorham Company with special order numbers. A Large mongram on the front and the date of June 16th 1902. The border is acid etched and the reverse is plain.

9 1/2" by 2 3/4"

Price: $595.00

Janna Thomas sterlling decorative table flower

N6652 Janna Thomas Mexican Silver Decorative Flower

A fine quality sterling silver table decoration in the form of a rose with stem and leaves. The maker is Janna Thomas from New York who went to Taxco, Mexico in 1965 to be a designer. She had clients such as Tiffany and Cartier. Length 4 3/4"; diameter of flower 3 1/4". Marked Sterling, Janna, Mexico, Cromwell, 19A.

Price: $395.00

Fradley figural sterling bookmark

N6653 Fradley Figural Sterling Bookmark

A sterling silver bookmark by Fradley in the form of a female in graduation gown and cap holding a scroll. Length 4 1/4". Monogrammed Portia and L.S.D. Marked with the Fradley logo, sterling, 1864, 10.

Price: $295.00


Dominick & Haff repousse sterling bottle coaster

N6654 Dominick & Haff Repousse Sterling Bottle Coaster

A Dominick & Haff repousse sterling bottle coaster large enough to hold a bottle of champagne. Never monogrammed. Diameter 4 5/8"; height 2 1/2"; weight 7.25 troy ounces.

Price: $795.00

Simons antique sterling cigar humidores in the form of cigars with tobacco leaf details

N6658 Simons Antique Sterling Cigar Humidor

Two antique sterling cigar humidores by the Simons Company of Philadelphia in the form of a cigar with tobacco leaf details and two holes for inserting moist sponges to keep cigars moist. Length 4 1/2".


Pair of 800 silver German Elephant salt and pepper shakers circa 1900

N6620 pair of German 800 Silver Elephant Salt & Pepper Shakers

A large heavy pair of elephant shaped salt and pepper shakers circa 1900 marked Germany 800. The heads pull off for filling. 2" tall and 3 1/8" long. Weight 7 troy ounces.

Price: $2,395.00 for the pair

Tiffany acid etched flask circa 1900 antique sterling silver

N6615 Tiffany Acid Etched Sterling Flask

An antique sterling silver flask with acid etched decoration by Tiffany & Co dated 1891-1902. The etching displayed is "1900" on one side and a monogram on the other together with fancy scrolls.

Length 5 1/2" by 3" wide by 3/4" thick. Weight 5.5 troy ounces.

Price: $1,250.00

Two George Shiebler antique sterling nickel and dime holders with original chains

N6622 /5836Shiebler Etruscan Nickel and Dime Holders Circa 1880

Two antique sterling nickel and dime holders by George Shiebler in the Etruscan pattern complete with button hole bars and chains and in excellent working condition.

Circa 1880.

3/4" and 1 1/8" respectively.

Price: $1,295.00 for the two

Russian silver cigarette czse with Boyar

NBOY Russian Silver Cigarette Case with Boyar

A Russian silver cigarette case with Boyar figure on the front together with Cyrillic engraving as part of the design and turquoise stone set into the clasp. The reverse is undecorated. Kokoshnik mark from Odessa dated between 1908 and 1926. Unidentified maker. Length 4 3/8" by 3 1/2". Weight 7.25 troy ounces.

Price: $1,895.00

A H Rodanet Paris French solid silver miniature mantel clock in original box

N110 French Solid Silver Boxed Miniature Mantel Clock by Rodanet

A rare French silver miniature mantel clock by A H Rodanet, Paris, in the original box, a three dimensional bird perched on the top together with fine cast detail on the front and back of the clock. An ornate silver door hinges to open revealing the signed works i.e. Aguilles, A H Rodanet, Paris. The hallmarked silver case (French touch mark on front of case and on door) in excellent condition, the box shows wear. The clock is in need of maintenance since it stops running after a while. Key available. Height 4 3/4"; width base 2 5/8". Circa 1870. Rodanet of Paris had an association with the renouned watch maker, Patek Philippe.

Price: $4,500.00

German 800 silver cherub box with hinged lid

N6604 German 800 Silver Trinket Box

A German 800 silver trinket box with hinged lid marked with pseudomarks on the base, probably Hanau 1900. The decoration is of cherubs at work with floral swags and ornate chasing on the sides. Four cast and applied feet on the base. Lightly gilded interior. Length 4 5/8" square by 2 1/8" tall. Good condition.

Price: $595.00

Tiffany sterling letter rack

N6603 Tiffany Sterling Letter Rack

A fine quality antique sterling letter rack by Tiffany & Co with the C mark for 1902-1907. The center division pulls out and the front of the rack is decorated with etched classical Greek figures and symbols. Applied Egyptian style feet. Weight 25 troy ounces.

Width 9 1/4". Height 6"

Price: $3,950.00

Theodore B Starr pair sterling open salts with swans

N6599 Pair Theodore B Starr Sterling Silver Open Salts with Swans

An unusual large pair sterling open salts with four applied swans on each salt, the feet in web form. Gold washed interior. Height 2"; length 3 1/2"; combined weight 9.45 troy ounces. Monogrammed and inscribed "series prize 1903" under the base. Marked Theodore B Starr, Sterling, New York, 165. Excellent condition.

Price: $1,250.00 pair

Russian silver somorodok cigarette case with gold applications

N64678 Russian Silver Cigarette Case Somorodok Technique

A fine Russian hallmarked silver samorodok cigarette case with recessed hinges and applied gold names on both sides. Caboshon red stone set in catch. Gilded interior. Excellent condition. Circa 1900.

4" by 3 1/8". Weight 6.35 troy ounces

Price: $1,795.00

Shiebler sterling cigar cutter with pine cones

N6593 Shiebler Antique Pine Cone Cigar Cutter Circa 1900

A Shiebler antique sterling and metal double ended cigar cutter with pine cone decoration on both sides.

Length 4 1/4". Marked with the Shiebler logo circa 1900 and sterling.

Price: $325.00

English silver antique snuff box by Edward Edwards London 1842

N6586 English Silver Antique Snuff Box London 1842 Edward Edwards

A superb quality heavy English antique silver snuff box with engine turned decoration and applied cast ornate decoration. 3 1/4" by 2" by 1". Monogrammed. Gilded interior inscribed with an inscription as pictured. London 1842. Maker Edward Edwards. Weight 5.75 troy ounces.


Sterling antique bust of Napoleon German circa 1900

N6558 German 935 Silver Napoleon Bust

A detailed silver bust of Napoleon made in Hanau circa 1900 with a light gold wash. Import marked by Berthold Meuller in England.

Height: 5 1/2". Weight: 8.60 troy ounces.

Price: $2,250.00

Russian silver and niello snuff box circa 1823

N6563 Russian Silver Box dated 1821 with Niello Decoration

Decorated on both sides with Niello scenes and with a gilded interior, this Russian box is marked with the 1821 marks for Moscow. 3 1/4" by 2 3/8". Weight 3.55 troy ounces.

Price: $1,895.00

English antique silver snuff box by Thomas Shaw of Birmingham England

N6585 English Silver Snuff Box

An antique English sterling snuff box by Thomas Shaw of Birmingham 1827 inscribed inside with an inscription and a later inscription inside the bottom dated 1953. Fine chased and cast detail and a large engraved crest on the top of the hinged lid. Weight 4.75 troy ounces. 3 3/8" byb 2 1/4" by 1" deep.

Price: $1,850.00

Buccellati pair of sterling silver poppy shaped hand crafted salt and pepper shakers

N6560 Buccellati Poppy Sterling Salt & Pepper Set

A pair of flower shaped salt and peppers by Buccellati of Italy with gilded petals measuring 6 3.4" in length. Fine quality workmanship. The flowers unscrew for filling.

Price: $2.850.00 pair

N6588 Russian Pan-Slavic Jade Letter Opener with Boyar Silver Mount

A fantastic Russian Pan-Slavic jade letter opener with Russian silver hallmarked mount depicting Boyars with Cyrillic lettering on both sides. Hallmarked 84 with Russian mark of fineness and maker AO. Circa 1900. Length 11 1/2". Jade and silver in excellent condition.

Price: $4,500.00

English silver boxed napkin rings by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths with animal motifs

Set Six Boxed English Silver Napkin Rings with Figural Game Animals

A set of six English sterling napkin rings in the form of a wish bone with various figural game animals i.e. birds, two terriers and a hare perched on top of each ring. Fitted in the original leather box retailed by T W Long & Co. of Cardiff, Wales. Made in Birmingham 1914 by G & C Hodgettes and marked as such. Length 2 1/2". Length box 9 1/4".

Price: $1,595.00 for the set

English silver antique napkin ring hallmarked Birmingham circa 1899

N6572 English Sterling Napkin Ring

An antique sterling English napkin ring with embossed decoration hallmarked Birmingham 1899 and monogrammed with a single gothic letter in the cartouche.

Width 1 5/8". Diameter 1 3/4"

Price: $185.00

Spanish silver wine taster with inset coins

N6579 Large Spanish Silver Hammered Wine Taster

A large Spanish silver wine taster with hand hammered sides and inserted medallions. Two cast handles. Hallmarked Circa 1930. Diameter 4 3/4"; length across the handles 7 1/8"; height 1"; weight 5.10 troy ounces.

Price: $375.00

German 835 silver cocktail glass markers circa 1920

N6580 Boxed Cocktail Glass Markers

A set of cocktail glass markers that clip on to the edge of a glass so that the glass can be claimed by the owner. These are German 835 silver and marked with the half moon and crown.

Circa 1920.

Price: $225.00 for the set

Antique Dutch wager cup with blow pipe and rotating clock circa 1900

N6570 Dutch Antique Silver Wager Cup with Whistle

A Dutch antique silver 1st standard wager cup with engraved bell shaped cup and a tower supporting a small cottage with a clock that turns when you blow into the pipe that extends from the corner of the house. The staircase with a person climbing steps extends from the house. A central circular disc with an applied cast wreath has a rooster at the center with finely cast detail. The cottage is hand engraved on all sides. Circa 1900.

Height 9". Weight 7.05 troy ounces.

Price: $2,200.00

English silver cigar lighter

N6523 English Silver Cigar Lighter London 1899

An unusual round English sterling silver table cigar lighter on four ball feet with a central wick and two side lighters which pull out. Height 3 1/2"; weight 5.80 troy ounces. Maker JP and dated 1899 for London. Retailed by Murcott & Brooke, 83 Duke Street, London, W1. Good condition with no dents or damage.

Price: $950.00

Shiebler antique sterling pin with etruscan motif three medallions

N6573 Shiebler Antique Etruscan Pin with Three Discs

An antique sterling silver Etruscan pin by George Shiebler circa 1880 with the original pin and catch and three medallions. Length 3"

Price: $575.00

German 13 silver cow creamer by Neresheimer and Sons of Hanau Germany

N6444 German 13 Silver Cow Creamer by Neresheimer and Sons, Hanau Circa 1900

A German silver cow creamer by the firm Neresheimer and Sons of Hanau. An especially well detailed face and body. Marked oin the belly of the cow.

Height 3" at the horns. Length 4 1/4".

Price: $795.00

Gorham special order sterling engine turned box

N6533 Gorham Special Order Sterling Box with Compartments

An unusual superior quality Gorham sterling silver half moon shaped box with an interior divider for compartments, engine turned and hand engraved with floral swags. Lighly gided appearance and hinged lid. A 1920s style custom engraved monogram at the center of the cartouche. Weight 23.7 oz troy. Length 8 1/4"; depth 5 1/4"; height 1 1/4". Marked with Gorham's hallmarks and special order number surrounded by a rectangle. Date letter for 1917.

Price: $2,750.00

whiting mixed metals flask

6356 Whiting Mixed Metals Hammered Sterling Flask

An antique sterling silver and mixed metals hand hammered flask with applied silver leaves and vines, copper grapes and a bug on the screw off lid. The applications are slightly different on each side. Length 5 1/4" by 3 3/4" wide; weight 6 oz troy. Pristine condition.;

Price: $2,500.00

Tiffany and company Pacific cable in original box presented by Clarence Mackay

N6527 Pacific Ocean Cable Presented in Tiffany Box by Clarence Mackay

A section of cable from the Pacific Ocean bound on each end with brass bands, the one engraved 'Commercial Pacific Cable 1902 - 1903' and the other engraved 'Deep Sea Section.' This is in the original leather box marked inside Tiffany & Co., New York, Paris, London and inscribed on top in gold letters. Accompanying this section of cable is a card given by Mr Clarence Mackay, an American financier and the son of John Mackay who started the Commercial Cable Company and is also known for silver mining and the Comstock Lode. John and Marie Louise Mackay commissioned Tiffany to make their 1,250 piece silver service in 1878. Length of cable 3". A unique piece of history.


German sterling wager or wedding cup with English import marks

German Sterling Figural Wager Cup

A German sterling antique silver figural wager cup with German pseudo marks and marks for Chester 1911

Height 9 3/4". Weight 9.55 troy ounces.

Price: $975.00

German miniature carriage and horse Hanau circa 1900

N6371 Miniature German Silver Horse and Carriage

A miniature German silver horse and cart with a male figure holding the reins. Length 2"; height 1 1/8"; weight 1.10 troy ounces.

Price: $125.00

Japanese Koro Meiji period cloisonne enamel with silver top

Japanese Cloisonne Koro with Silver Frog

A superior Japanese cloisonne koro or incense holder with a removable silver top. The cloisonne depicting irises and blossoming trees with birds is extremely fine and done with silver wire against a black background. Condition is excellent. Height 4".

Price: $2,250.00

Set of six English sterling napkin rings by Martin & Hall of Sheffield 1872

N6542 Set of English Silver Napkin Rings in Fitted Case 1873

A set of six antique sterling silver napkin rings in the original fitted case, all hallmarked Sheffield, 1873 by Martin & Hall. Numbered 1 to 6. Width of napkin rings 7/8". Excellent condition.

Price: $1,195.00 for the boxed set

Russian silver hallmarked cigarette case with chased wild bird

N6506 Russian 1930s Silver Cigarette Case with Wild Bird

A Russian hallmarked silver cigarette case with chased bird on the front against a satin finish. Caboshon set clasp. Gilded interior. Perfect condition.

4" by 3 1/4". Weight 5.75 troy ounces.

Price: $795.00

N6507 Russian 1930s Cigarette Case with Hunting Dog

A modern Russian silver cigarette case with hunting dogs chased on the front on a satin finish. Caboshon set clasp. Perfect condition. Gilded interior.

4" by 3". Weight 5.35 troy ounces.

Price: $695.00

Large Tiffany sterling tobacco humidor engraved dad circa 1920

N6512 Massive Tiffany Sterling Tobacco Humidor

A large heavy sterling tobacco humidor by Tiffany and Company circa 1920. the circular box is engraved "D.A.D" on the lid. The interior is gilded and there is a gilded interior lid secured by two clips.

Diameter 5". Height 4 3/4" Weight 27.8 troy ounces.

Price: $2,250.00

English silver applie corer London 1834

N6513 Antique Silver English Apple Corer

A William IV sterling silver apple corer dated London 1834. Assembled length 5 3/8". Maker Rawlings and Sumner.

Price: $350.00

Set six antique buttons with whippet dog decoration in orginal box

N6521 English Antique Set of Silver Buttons

A set of six English silverplated buttons in the original box with whippets. A complete set with the original button catchers. Excellent condition including the box. Diameter of buttons 9/16". Retailed by a posh Burlington Arcade retailer, Ambrose Horstead of London.

Price: $295.00

Gorham antique sterling and Doulton flask

N6496 Gorham Antique Sterling and Porcelain Flask Circa 1880

A Gorham antique flask with Doulton Porcelain oval flask in the Japanese style from the Burslem factory in England. The cap hinges back to open with a bayonet fitting. Excellent condition. 5 3/8" by 3"

Price: $1,250.00

American sterling aesthetic perfume bottle

N6484 American Sterling Aesthetic Perfume Bottle

An American sterling silver aesthetic perfume bottle, hand hammered with chased bird and flowers. Length 2 5/8". Marked on the bar "sterling" and "2." Screw off lid.

Price: $475.00

Hanau silver vinaigrette

N6489 German Hanau Silver Vinaigrette

An antique German silver oval vinaigrette circa 1890 with a hinged lid and gilded pierced grill engraved with the French equivalent of "accept my heart". In excellent condition measuring 1" tall and 1 5/8" long.

Price: $475.00

Rare Kirk coin silver 11oz grape shears


A rare coin silver grape shears by S Kirk & Son with the 11 oz mark.  The cast handles have leaves and grapes.  Length 8 3/4"; weight 7.25 oz troy.  The grape shears are marked S KIRK & SON 11 oz on one of the blades and there is a monogram.  They are in excellent condition.

Price: $1,250.00

Shiebler Sterling Bracelet with Lions' Heads

A Shiebler sterling silver bracelet each segment with a mythical lion's head at the center surrounded by a wreath. Length 7". Marked with Shiebler wings, sterling and Roman letters together with a triple script monogram.


Ten Durgin sterling leaf form nut cups art nouveau

N6454 Durgin Sterling Set of 10 Leaf Form Nut Cups

A set of ten art nouveau Durgin sterling nut cups measuring 4 1/2" by 2 1/8" wide. Total weight: 8.8 troy ounces.

Price: $495.00 for the set of ten

N6456 Kirk Sterling Dog

A Kirk sterling silver cast dog with fine detail measuring 2 1/4".

Weight 4.5 troy ounces


rare Gorham antique sterling silver flask with chased shells

N6424 Rare Gorham Shell Perfume Flask Circa 1880

A rare Gorham antique sterling perfume flask circa 1880 with hand chased shells on all surfaces except the finely hammered screw on cap. Circa 1880. Marked and numbered on the body and the cap. Length: 6 1/2". Weight 4 troy ounces.

Price: $3,950.00

Dutch silver cow cramer with red garnet eyes

N6329A Dutch Silver Cow Creamer

An unmarked silver cow creamer with red garnet eyes, probably Dutch. Length 5 1/4"; weight 4.80 troy ounces. This is a museum de-acquisition and has a number marked under the belly.

Price: $1,495.00

Gorham pair figural sterling bon bon spoons

N6455 Pair Gorham Figural Sterling Bon Bon Spoons

A pair Gorham sterling silver bon bon spoons with a maiden on the handle holding up a shell at the top. The bowls are gold washed. Both spoons are marked lion, anchor, G, Sterling, 450 and a date letter for 1890. Length 4 1/2"; combined weight 2.90 troy ounces.

Price: $335.00 pr

Wood & Hughes sterling shell dish

N6453 Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Shell Form Dish

An antique sterling silver naturalistic shell form dish by Wood & Hughes. Length 6 1/2" by 4"; weight 2.95 ozt. Monogrammed with a single letter B on the back. Marked W & H Sterling, 189A.

Price: $450.00

Tessier English sterling miniature tankard

N6452 Tessiers Silver Miniature Tankard London 1915

A hand hammered excellent quality English sterling silver miniature tankard with hinged lid, crested and applied handle by Arthur Martin Parsons & Frank Herbert Parsons for Tessiers Ltd. of London. Height 3"; diameter 2 1/4"; weight 6.35 oz troy. Marked for London 1915. Could be used for condiments.


Pair German 800 silver table decorative birds

N6412 Pair German 800 Silver Table Decorative Birds

A pair German 800 silver table decorative birds with hinged wings, one bird with removable head. These birds are unmarked but guaranteed to be 800 silver. Very good detail and condition. Height 5 3/4" and 3 1/2" respectively and length 11"; weight combined 25 oz troy.

Price: $2,500.00

Leonard and Wilson coin silver card case with eagle

N6446 Leonard and Wilson Coin Silver Card Case Circa 1855

A coin silver card case by Leonard and Wilson of Philadelphia circa 1855 with an embossed eagle on one side and floral chasing on the reverse.

3 1/2" by 2 1/2"

Price: $595.00

solid English sterling silver but of George Washington

N6364 Solid Sterling Silver Bust of George Washington

An English sterling paper weight in the form of a bust of George Washington. Height 4"; width 2 1/2"; weight 16.8 ozt. Dated for London 1973 with maker JG.

Price: $1,195.00 HOLD

German 800 silver cow creamer with austrian import marks

N6238 German 800 Silver Cow Creamer

A finely detailed German 800 silver cow creamer with Austrian import marks. The lid flips open for filling. Lenth 5 1/2"; height 3 3/4"; weight 4.15 oz troy.

Price: $1,595.00


Kerr sterling silver art nouveau letter opener with lily pads

Kerr Art Nouveau Sterling Letter Opener

A sterling silver art nouveau letter opener by the American maker, Kerr with lily pad and water lily three dimensional handle, monogrammed on one side and marked on the reverse with Kerr's logo, Sterling and no. 572. Length 9 3/4"; weight 4.4 troy ounces.

Price: $975.00

Tiffany antique sterling pierced and acid etched picture frame

N6442 Large Exceptional Tiffany Pierced and Acid Etched Frame

An exceptional picture frame by Tiffany and Company circa 1900 with pierced and acid etched decoration and a sterling easel at the back. Original beveled glass, the whole frame is in perfect condition and unpolished. Overall dimensions are 12" by 10" and the interior measurements for the photo are 8" by 6". The interior matt that looks to be original would fit a 5" by 7" photograph.

Without the glass and paper the frame weighs 19.35 troy ounces.

Price: $4,900.00

Barnard Brothers 1973 silver bird kiwi

N6296 Large Sterling English Bird London 1973 Barnard Brothers

A very large sterling silver bird by the Barnard Brothers dated London 1973, hallmarked on the tail. The figure is that of a kiwi or tropical bird and the detail is quite fine. Height 6". Weight 25.5 troy ounces.

Price: $3,500.00

Russian cigarette case silver circa 1900

N6411 Russian Silver Antique Cigarette Case

An antique silver Russian cigarette case with chased stags on one side and a female with horse on the other. The catch has an amethyst cabochon. Circa 1900. Marked on both halves with Russian hallmarks and hand stamped with additional lettering. Gilded interior.

4 5/8" by 3 1/8". Weight: 8.5 troy ounces.

Price: $1,595.00

Large German silver piano box

N6403 Large German Silver Ornamental Piano Box

A large German silver box in the form of a piano with one hinged section which opens to reveal a keyboard and another hinged section which reveals a gold washed trinket box. Chased scenes and figures. Length 5 3/4"; height 2 3/4"; weight 9.30 troy ounces. German marks for Hanau circa 1890.

Price: $1,595.00

Gorham sterling and glass traveling inkwell

N6269 Gorham Sterling Repousse Traveling Inkwell

A repousse sterling silver traveling inkwell by Gorham , the glass bottle having a screw off sterling lid and a hinged cover. Monogrammed on the underside and marked lion, anchor, G, Sterling on the lid of the glass inkwell and on the lip. Height and diameter 1 1/2".

Price: $235.00

English silver box in original case provenance Arthur Duke of Wellington also vesta case with original braided silk wick

N6385 Important English Silver Cigarette and Tinder Box Arthur Wellesley 4th Duke of Wellington

A fine antique sterling silver cigarette case and match safe complete with a braided silk wick. The door to the case is hinged with recessed hinges displaying superb workmanship and the piece is in pristine condition with perfect color and patina. The case is housed in the original green leather case fitted with green velvet. The case is engraved with the coronet of a duke and the monogram AW intertwined for Arthur Wellesley 4th Duke of Wellington. The gold monogram on the case matches the engraved crest and the motto of the order of the Garter is engraved on the silver box. The retailer is Collingwwod, a popular retailer in the reign of King Edward VII. The maker on the case is FB and the date is 1910. 3 3/8" by 2 3/8" by 3/4" deep.

The wick is hooked onto a silver chain and is pulled down into a chamber or cylindrical barrel on the side of the case where it would smoulder until it was needed to light up.

Price: $3,500.00

Towle sterling napkin ring

Towle Sterling Napkin Ring

A Towle sterling silver napkin ring with floral borders, monogrammed on one side. Width 1 3/8"; diameter 1 3/4"; Weight 1.05 ozt.

Price: $110.00

English silver and cut glass oval pefume bottle Birmingham 1891

N6384 Antique Perfume Bottle Birmingham 1891

A superb English sterling and cut glass perfume bottle, the oval bottle hand etched with a bird and ferns, dated Birmingham 1891. the silver cap hinges back to open revealing a glass stopper. Length: 3 3/8". Maker DJE.

Price: $895.00

Set eight Danish sterling silver napkin rings by Cohr

N6388 Set Eight Cohr Sterling Napkin Rings circa 1955

A set eight moderne Danish sterling silver napkin rings by Cohr. Length 1 3/4" by 1 1/2". Combined weight 5.05 oz troy. Marked Sterling, Cohr, Denmark. Circa 1955

Price: $495.00 for the set 8

Pair Italian 800 silver large birds by Coppini

N6276 Pair Italian 800 Silver Large Birds by Coppini

Two massive Italian 800 silver birds by Elli Coppini of Florence, one with removable head which can be used as a spice box, the other bird ornamental. Both are marked Coppini, 800 and Italian marks. Combined weight 57.80 oz troy. Length 16" and 17" respectively. Excellent condition.

Price: $4,900.00

Black Starr and Frost sterling grape shears

N6375 Black Starr & Frost Sterling Grape Shears

Unusual sterling silver grape shears by Black Starr & Frost. The style of these grape shears resembles Tiffany's Persian pattern grape shears but the motif on these are floral. Length 6 1/4"; weight 3.95 ozt.

Price: $375.00

American sterling art nouveau match safe

N6199 American Sterling Art Nouveau Match Safe

A sterling silver Art Nouveau match safe depicting a maiden in a flowing skirt holding ribbons. The decoration is the same on both sides of the match safe. Length 2 1/4" by 1 3/4" wide. Marked sterling.

Price: $195.00

German 800 silver cow creamer

N6329 Small Silver Cow Creamer

A small German 800 silver cow creamer with red stones in the eyes and a curled tail which serves as the handle. Length 4 1/4". Circa 1900. Marked with a half moon and crown and 800. The numbers under the belly indicate that this creamer is a museum de-acquisition.

Price: $975.00

Tiffany aesthetic sterling cup


N6275 Tiffany Aesthetic Sterling Cup

An aesthetic sterling silver satin finished cup by Tiffany & Co. with a band of decoration around the base and rim as well as a beaded border. Applied handle. Monogrammed and dated 1871. Height 3 3/4"; weight 7.80 troy ounces.

Price: $975.00


Bust of King George III solid sterling paper weight London 1973

N6364 English Sterling Bust of King George III Paper Weight

An English solid silver with gold wash bust of King George III dated for London 1973, maker JG. Height 4 1/4" by 2 1/4" wide; weight 19.9 oz troy.

Price: $900.00

Gorham sterling figural three piece baby set

N6303 Gorham Child's Three Piece Set with Faces

Gorham sterling three piece child's set comprising a porringer, plate and matching milk pitcher with children's faces around each piece. Diameter of plate 7 1/2"; pitcher holds one pint liquid. It is monogrammed Alfred Wagstaff 3rd. Combined weight 30 ozt. Circa 1903.

Price: $2,950.00 for the set

Wood & Hughes aesthetic sterling napkin ring in original box

N6341 Wood & Hughes Aesthetic Sterling Napkin Ring in Box

An aesthetic sterling napkin ring by Wood & Hughes with bright cut decoration and beaded border in the original box. Monogrammed and inscribed 'Oak Hill, Sugar Hill and Thom Mountain Summit, 1881.' Width 2"; diameter 2"; weight 2.65 oz troy.

Price: $425.00

Shiebler large iris sterling silver knife rest

N6336 Large chunky Shiebler Sterling Knife Rest

A very large impressive single knife rest by Shiebler, monogrammed on the bar circa 1900 with irises in three dimension on both sides. Length: 4 3/4" Weight: 4.35 troy ounces. Height: 2 3/4". Excellent condition with perfect patina.

Price: $950.00

Tane sterling silver duck boxes retailed by Lunt silversmiths

N6305 Pair of Tane Sterling Duck Shaped Boxes

Made for Lunt in the USA these excellent quality duck form boxes that pull apart have turquoise eyes and are parcel gilded. The feathers are hand chased. Length: 6 1/2". Height: 5". Weight: 35 troy ounces.

Price: $2,750.00 for the pair

Whiting antique perfume flask in the fantasy pattern

N6308 Whiting Antique Perfume Flask

A quality large Whiting hammered perfume flask in the fantasy pattern with pearling in a nautical pattern. Excellent condition. The cap unscrews. 6" long by 1 1/2" wide.

Weight: 2.4 troy ounces

Price: $975.00

Set twelve German 800 silver napkin clips

N6307 Twelve German 800 Silver Napkin Clips

Twelve antique German 800 silver napkin clips with ornate decoration and a face at the terminal. Heavy at 8.7 troy ounces. 2 7/8" long. Circa 1890. No monograms.

Price: $750.00 for the set

rare Gorham antique sterling silver perfume flask with applied Japanese motifs

N6198 Rare Gorham Sterling Perfume Flask

A rare and unusual long sterling perfume flask measuring 7 1/4" long and decorated with applied Japanese motifs including a full figured geisha girl and cherry blossoms. There is a Japanese style link engraved with Japanese script. Some dents on the very bottom.

Price: $1,295.00

Russian enamel silver cigarette case circa 1900

N6258 Russian Enamel Antique Cigarette Case Circa 1900

A quality heavy cloisonne silver and enamel cigarette case with good detail, gilded surfaces and inscribed inside with a presentation. 3" by 3 5/8" by 5/8" thick. Weight: 5.35 troy ounces.

Price: $2,800.00

N6271A Floral Sterling Napkin Ring mono Anna

A sterling silver napkin ring with floral border marked Sterling and 50. Monogrammed 'Anna.' Width 1 1/8"; diameter 1 3/4". Very good condition.

Price: $110.00

set of six antique sterling and inlaid wood coasters by Goodnow and Jenks

N6245 Six Goodnow and Jenks Sterling Coasters Ca 1900

A set of six antique coasters by Goodnow and Jenks with pierced sterling sides and inlaid wood bases. Circa 1900. 3" diameter. 1 1/4" tall.

Price: $875.00 for the set

Gorham antique sterling mixed metals card case

N6216 Gorham Antique Sterling Mixed Metals Card Case

An antique sterling silver card case with chain by the Gorham Company dated 1881 with engraved monograms and applied mixed metals copper leaves on one side and a winged horse on the other. Finely engraved Japanese style engraving on both sides. Lightly gold washed. Original calling cards inside.

3 5/8" by 2 1/2"

Price: $975.00

English silver card case with stag repousse Birmingham 1902

N6211 English Sterling Card Case Birmingham 1902

A large English sterling silver card carrying case with repousse decoration and a large impressive stag on the front. The top hinges back to open.

Dimensions: 3 7/8" by 2 5/8"

Price: $795.00

Gorham five o clock spoon with fish bowl

N6202 Gorham Sterling Five O' Clock Spoon

A Gorham 1890s antique sterling five o'clock spoon with applied seaweed and shells and a fish shaped bowl. Length: 5".

Price: $195.00

Unger brothers love's dream amtique sterling baby pusher

N6168 Unger Brothers Love's Dream Baby Pusher

An antique art nouveau sterling silver baby pusher in the love's dream pattern circa 1900. Never monogrammed or inscribed. Length: 4"

Price: $125.00

Sterling silver cast cow creamer

N6201 Heavy Sterling Silver Cow Creamer

A large heavy cow creamer with hinged door for filling on the back. Excellent condition. Height: 3 3/8" Length: 5". Weight: 7.40 troy ounces.

Price: $1,395.00

Bailey egg cup set withmatching spoons coin silver

N6055 Bailey Pristine Egg Cup Set

A set of four satin finished engraved egg cups with matching spoons in pristine condition with gilded interiors. Monogrammed and bright cut. Height: 3 1/4". Length of spoons 4 5/8". Gilded bowls. All matching. Marked on the spoons only.

Price: $1,250.00 for the complete set

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

English sterling silver antique grape shears

5572 English Silver Solid Grape Shears

An all sterling silver grape shears with cast decoration of grapes on the handles in excellent condition. London 1851 by Charles Rawlings and William Summers.

Length: 7 1/2"

Weight: 4.7 troy ounces

Price: $495.00

Gorham mixed metals small cannister mustard pot with copper crabs and lily pads

RH6043 Gorham Mixed Metals & Sterling Miniature Pot

A small antique sterling mixed metals covered cruet jar by Gorham dated 1880 with applied copper crabs and sea plants. The interior is gilded and the dome shaped lid pulls off. The finial is a fruit wrapped in leaves. Height: 3 1/2". Weight: 3.35 troy ounces.

Price: $2,600.00

Pair of lLondon import marked menu holders dated 1910 Bethold Meuller

N6058 Pair of German Menu Holders Import Marked

A large pair of cast figural menu holders with male and female figures. Marked London 1910 with import marks of B Meuller. Height: 3 3/4". Width: 3".

Price: $795.00 pair

Leonard and Wilson repousse card case with castle and abbey

N5991 Leonard and Wilson Card Case Coin Silver

A coin silver chased card case with an abbey on one side and a castle above a bridge on the other. Lid hinges to open. Pristine condition.

Dimensions: 3 1/2" by 2 1/2". Marked L&W on the lip. Circa 1856


Coin silver card case with church and castle

N5990 Coin Silver Card Case Circa 1860

A coin silver card case with repousse castle on one side and a cathedral on the other side. In exceptional condition. Hinged lid closes perfectly. Unmarked except for a D letter on the lip but probably the work of Leonard and Wilson of Philadelphia. 3 1/2" by 2 1/2"

Price: $895.00

Sterling cow creamer

N6009 Heavy Sterling Cow Creamer

A chunky heavy sterling silver cow creamer marked sterling on the belly. Hinged door for filling. Fine quality. Weight: 9.15 troy ounces, Length: 5". Height: 3 3/4"

Price: $1,950.00

William De Mateo sterling silver grape shears

N6144 William De Mateo Sterling Grape Shears

A sterling silver cast grape shears by William De Mateo with grapes, vines and two comic faces on both sides of the handles. The Mateo family were New Jersey silversmiths.

Length: 6 1/2". Weight: 4.35 troy ounces.

Price; $425.00

Tiffany set seven sterling shell dishes

N6153 Tiffany Sterling Shell Dishes

A set of seven sterling shell shaped dishes by Tiffany & Co. comprising six 2 1/2" by 2 3/4" smaller nut dishes and one large dish 4" by 3 1/2", each on two ball feet and all marked Tiffany & Co., Makers, Sterling, 22369 (large) and 22479 (small) m. Total weight 9.15 oz troy.

Price: $875.00 set

Gorham floral antique sterling silver match safe circa 1900

N6127 Gorham Sterling Match Safe

An antique Gorham sterling silver match safe circa 1890 with embossed flowers on both sides and a monogrammed cartouche on one side. The lid hinges back to open and the spring is fine. A good chunky match safe and one we have not had before.

2 1/4" by 1 3/8" by 1/2" thick.

Price: $295.00

N5955 Rare Pair of Monkey Salt and Pepper in Costume

A very rare pair of monkey form salt and peppers by Edward Charles Brown of London 1868 in exceptionally fine condition. Realistic brown glass eyes. The original parcel gilding on the Asian costumes intact. Each monkey holding a snuff box. Provenance: Property of Consuelo Vanderbilt Earl. Height: 3 1/2".


Pair of finely detailed German antique 800 silver bird shakers

N5956 Pair of German 800 Silver Antique Bird Shakers

An unusually finely detailed and large pair of German antique birds with pull off heads. There is a pierced insert under the head so that the birds can be used as spice or salt shakers at table. 11" long. 8" high at the tail. Weight: 21.2 troy ounces.

Price: $6,750.00

Gorham rare antique art nouveau pin sterling silver

N5963 Rare Gorham Art Nouveau Pin

A rare Gorham art nouveau pin with floral decoration and a central cartouche bearing a script monogram. Gorham jewelry is quite thin on the ground and this pin is quite large measuring 2 5/8" by 1 3/4"

Price: $895.00

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

Tiffany Union Square open salts antique sterling silver

N5948 Pair Tiffany Union Square Sterling Open Salts

A pair of Tiffany sterling open salts with the Union Square mark and engraved decoration. Crested monogram. Weight: 5.6 troy ounces. 1 1/2" tall. Diameter: 1 1/2"

Price; $475.00 pair

Antique sterling repousse flask unmarked

N5913 Sterling Repousse Flask

An antique sterling flask with repousse throughout in an unusual square shape. Not marked but guaranteed to be sterling. The lid hinges back to open.

Perfect condition.

3 1/4" by 5". Weight: 4.7 troy ounces.

Price; $975.00

Gorham antique sterling monogrammed napkin ring

N5892 Gorham Antique Sterling Napkin Ring Circa 1900

A large antique sterling silver napkin ring by the Gorham Company circa 1900 with applied water lilies as a border. Monogrammed with a single letter in the gothic style.

1 3/4" wide. 2" diameter.

Weight: 1.6 troy ounces.

Price: $235.00

Sterling silver antique napkin ring hand chased

N5879 Large Heavy Antique Sterling Silver Napkin Ring

An American Sterling silver chased floral napkin ring with a monogrammed cartouche.

Circa 1870

Width: 1 5/8" Diameter: 2". Weight: 2.95 troy ounces

Price: $495.00

Shiebler antique sterling dime holder

N5836 Rare Shiebler Sterling Dime Holder

A pristine Shiebler sterling silver dime holder dated 1880 with chain that hooks into a coat with a bar and a hammered cylindrical engraved container containing a spring pushing a medallion disc which on pushing dimes into the slot can retain the coins within the cylinder. Lightly monogrammed. The container measures 7/8" tall.

Price: $975.00

Tiffany antique sterling silver boxed meet with inscriptions

Tiffany Antique Sterling Boxed Set

A Tiffany boxed presentation set containing two inscribed small butter pats 3" diameter, two napkin rings, and two small individual salts. All sterling silver. Inscribed "William" and "Marion". Circa 1875.

Price: $395.00

German antique silver shoe with London import marks for 1894

N5815 Hanau 1894 Silver Shoe

A German antique sterling silver shoe with London import marks for 1894 and the maker TC. Marked with both German and English marks. Decorated with embossed cherubs and scenes and a large applied bow on the toe. Length: 6 1/2". Height: 2 3/4" at the rear of the shoe. Weight: 4.5 troy ounces.

Price: $750.00

Dominick and Haff hammered sterling perfume bottle

N5804 Rare Dominick and Haff Hammered Perfume

A rare 1880s hand hammered sterling silver perfume with a screw off cap and engraved intaglio Japanese style motifs including dragon flies and ferns, There is a bee pollinating a flower. Length: 5". Weight: 3.00 troy ounces. Circa 1880. Marked with retailer. T Starr.

Price: $1,875.00

English antique silver toast rack by Charles Fox

RH5600 English Silver Antique Toast Rack Circa 1836

A fantastic quality gothic style silver toast rack by Charles Fox, London 1837. In wonderful condition. The ornate cast feet are reticulated leaf forms and are also of the highest quality. Weight: 13.95 troy oz

Height: 6" Length: 6 1/4"

Price: $3,500.00

German 800 silver small heart box

#19 German 800 Silver Heart Box

A German 800 silver heart box with hinged lid decorated with ornate figures and landscapes. The right size for a pill box. Pseudo hallmarked and inscribed on the reverse with an inscription dated 1907. 2" by 2". Weight: 1.15 troy ounces.

Price: $195.00

Gorham antique sterling silver hanging scale

N5673 Gorham Antique Sterling Letter Scale

A hanging sterling silver antique letter scale by Gorham dated 1900 with a monogram on the reverse side. The top of the scale has the measurements and there is a bird holding a letter below that. A hinged pendulum with a special clip to hold a letter on the right hand side is held in place with the original screw.

Length: 6"

Price; $875.00

Gorham humpty dumpty figural sterling antique tongs

N5694 Rare Gorham Figural Tongs Circa 1880

A rare figural sugar tongs by Gorham circa 1880 with cast arms terminating in detailed hands joined with a spring hinge to a humpty dumpty figure with tiny feet. The reverse of the head has a long pony tail and detail on the reverse of the small body. 3 1/4" long.

Price: $975.00

Gorham antler and sterling corkscrew

N5682 Gorham Sterling and Antler Corkscrew

An antique antler corkscrew by Gorham with ornate applied decoration on each side including silver balls and a script monogram on the flat end. Length 7"; length of screw part 6".

Price: $875.00

Gorham Narragansett style oyster shell salts

N5684 Gorham Sterling Shell Narragansett Style Salts

Gorham sterling silver Narragansett style oyster shell open salts with the foot in the form of a sea shell surrounded by globules of sand. Single script monogram in each salt. Length 2 3/8".

Price: $295.00 each

Reed and Barton lion open sterling silver antique salts

N5686 Reed and Barton Lion Sterling Antique Salts

Pair of quality antique sterling salts with four lion faces above cast paw feet. Applied beaded edge. Never monogrammed. Weight: 6.3 troy ounces. Height: 1 3/4" Length: 3 1/2" by 2 1/2"

Price: $425.00 pair

German silver figural piper salt and pepper

N5667 Pair of Exceptional German Figural Salt and Pepper Shakers

A very fine quality pair of heavy salt and pepper shakers, one a bag pipe player and the other a sailor with pipe and telescope. Signed and marked 800 with the German half moon and crown mark. Circa 1890. Excellent condition. Height: 3 1/2". Weight: 8.7 troy ounces

Price; $3,950.00 pair

Whiting antique sterling silver card case with applied dog on boths sides

N5532 Large Whiting Antique Sterling Silver Card Case

An antique sterling silver card case by Whiting with ornate panels of decoration on both sides and applied gold plaques with a gold dog head on both sides of the card case. This case is large enough to hold credit cards or business cards and is in crisp condition.

4 1/8" by 2 1/2" by 1/4", a really deep or thick card case. Weight: 3.5 troy ounces

Price: $750.00

Gorham mixed metals and sterling open salts

N5621 Gorham Antique Mixed Metals Open Salts

A pair of sterling silver open salts with applied copper in the Japanese style. Date letter for 1880. Weight: 2.20 troy ounces. Height: 1". Width: 1 1/2" square.


Ludwig Redlich bon bon spoons with leaf form bowls

N5585 Two Ludwig Redlich Sterling Antique Bon Bon Spoons

Two leaf bowl naturalistic bon bon spoons by the Ludwig Redlich Company, one retailed by the Bigelow Kennard Co.

Circa 1890.

Length: 4"

Price: $195.00 each

Bigelow Kennard and Co giant crested marrow scoop

N5480 Massive American Sterling Marrow Scoop

A huge antique American sterling crested marrow scoop by Bigelow Kennard and Co measuring 12 3/4" long with a weight of 3.45 troy ounces. Long deep bowl measures 3 1/4" long. Circa 1890.

Price: $675.00

Unger brothers fob with graduating bulldog heads

N5501 Unger Sterling Bulldog Fob

An Unger brothers antique sterling silver fob with clip and four graduating bulldog heads. Each head set with red stones in the bulldog eyes. Length: 5". Monogrammed on the reverse.

Price: $895.00

Tiffany union square sterling chatelaine clip in the Japanese style

N5505 Tiffany Aesthetic Antique Sterling Chatelaine Clip, c1870

An unusual Tiffany Union Square sterling silver, satin finished and gold washed chatelaine clip in the Japanese style. Two original chains with clips are attached to the belt clip. The clip measures 2" by 2"; the chains are 3 3/4" long.

Price: $695.00

Shiebler Etruscan sterling shoe horn

N5412 Shiebler Etruscan Sterling Shoe Horn

A hammered Shiebler sterling silver Etruscan shoe horn circa 1880 with impressed medallions of Roman soldiers and engraved highlights.

Length: 7" . Weight: 2.4 troy ounces.

Price: $875.00

Antique sterling repousse perfume by Tiffany & Co

N5354 Tiffany Repousse Sterling Perfume

A sterling silver repousse perfume depicting ferns, flowers and fern leaves with twist off hinged lid and script monogram on one side. Length 4 3/4"; weight 2.1 troy oz. Marked Tiffany & Co., Sterling, M and PAT. 1885.

Price: $1,250.00


Tiffany bon bon spoon with cherubs

N4066 Tiffany Sterling Bon Bon Spoon Circa 1902-1907

A Tiffany sterling silver bon bon spoon with two cherubs surrounded by a garland of flowers on the handle. The reverse of the handle is hand engraved and monogrammed. The bowl is shell shaped. Dated C. Length: 5"; Weight: 1.75 troy ounces

Price: $375.00

pair Gorham antique sterling oyster shell salted almond dishes

N5007 Pair Gorham Antique Silver Salted Almond Dishes

A pair of Gorham antique silver salted almond dishes in the shape of an oyster shell, style 1990 with a single applied shell foot. Each marked on the base, one dated 1885. Length 4 3/4"; combined weight 4.65 oz troy.

Price: $1,295.00 for the pair

German 800 silver rooster spice box

N5262 German 800 Silver Rooster Spice Box

A German 800 silver rooster with pull off head and pull out interior grille. The detailed cast wings are hinged and can be left in the open position. Marked on the tail. Circa 1890. Height 6 3/4"; weight 10.7 troy ounces.

Price: $2,400.00

Antique sterling silver Tiffany strawberry grabber

N5255 Tiffany Sterling Antique Strawberry Grabber

An unusual novelty sterling silver Tiffany "glove" for two fingers to pick out strawberries. The textured surface has the look and feel of strawberry leaves and the curved arm is decorated with vines and grapes with the tension of a spring upon squeezing. Measures 2 1/4" across and 2 1/4" tall. Circa 1900.

Price: $395.00

set twelve Tiffany sterling aesthetic open salts and spoons with applied leaves bug and dragonfly

N5155 Rare Tiffany Sterling Salts With Matching Spoons

A set of 12 Tiffany hammered Japanese style open salts with matching spoons. Applied oak leaves with engraving between the applications. Also butterflies and dragonflies applied on the hammered surfaces. Four ball feet on each salt. 1" square. Ht. 5/8" . Spoons 2 1.4" long Ca. 1880. Please e-mail

shiebler sterling button hook with applied shells

N5159 Shiebler Sterling Button Hook with Shells

A massive and chunky sterling silver button by Shiebler with a hand hammered shaft and applied individual cast shells of different forms and varieties. Length 9"; weight 2.65 troy ounces. The central shaft is entirely hand hammered. Marked with Shiebler wings, Sterling, Bailey, Banks & Biddle, the retailer.

Price: $950.00

shiebler etruscan antique sterling belt buckle

N5021 Shiebler Etruscan Sterling Buckle

A Shiebler sterling silver buckle with 6 medallions struck on the front in addition to engraving and some Etruscan wording. Fully marked with the Shiebler mark and Sterling. 2 3/4" by 2 1/8" wide. Weight 1.25 troy ounces.

Price: $675.00

Shiebler antique sterling silver buckle with applied chrysanthems

N5020 Shiebler Antique Sterling Silver Buckle Circa 1880

An antique sterling buckle by Shiebler with applied chrysanthemums and a dragon fly. The chrysanthemum leaves extend over to the other side. Original satin finish. 3" by 2 1/4". Weight: 1.45 troy ounces.

Price: $675.00

Dominick and Haff sterling hand chased heart box

N4931 Dominick & Haff Sterling Heart Box

A large sterling silver hand chased heart box made by Dominick and Haff in 1890 and retailed by Bigelow Kennard and Company. Monogrammed in the cartouche between two hand chased birds on the lid. The sides are also hand chased with an ornate panel. The lid pulls off. Weight: 8.7 troy ounces. 5 1/2" by 5". Excellent condition.

Price: $975.00

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

French silver asparagus server

N4645 French Silver Asparagus Tongs

A French silver asparagus tongs with hinged arms held in place with a spring. The arms are pierced and decorated with scrolls and a central cartouche bearing a script monogram on one side.

Weight: 4.1 troy ounces.

Length: 3 1/2" by 4" wide at the widest point.

Price: $695.00

Howard and Co Sterling Arts and Crafts Chamberstick

N4611 Howard Arts and Crafts Sterling Novelty Chamber stick

This novelty antique sterling silver chamber stick by Howard and company is dated 1882. The candle holder can be would down into the coil by turning the small handle. The larger handle is for lifting and handling the item. The base is a hand hammered thee leaf clover. the are three twisted legs on the bottom of the clover base and a hand wrought curved handle. The items is entirely hand wrought. Very unusual item by a quality silver manufacturer. Ht 5 7/8" W 9.35 tr ounces.

Price: $1,500.00

Antique Gorham dish in fork in original box

N4459 Gorham Sterling Dish and Fork

A Gorham sterling shell shaped dish with two applied shell feet on the underside and a curved handle in the lotus pattern. The dish comes with a fork and both are monogrammed with an original S monogram. Housed in the original fitted case. The interior of the bowl is gold washed and has a satin finish. Width: 5 1/2". Height of handle: 2 1/2". Dated 1871.. Fork length: 5 5/8". Combined weight: 4.95 troy ounces.

Price: $975.00

14K gold ladies pocket watch

*14K Ladies Waltham in Multicolored Case

A ladies 14K Waltham watch in working order. The case is rose gold and applied with yellow gold leaves and hand engraving. There is a plain cartouche on one side and a small diamond on the other side.

Excellent condition with pristine detail.

Price: $950.00

English sterling ornate decorative shoe 1923

N4291 English Silver Vintage Shoe

A large English sterling silver shoe hallmarked 1923 Birmingham maker SB &S Ltd. The exterior hand chased with scrolls and flowers and with a large applied silver bow on the front. The interior is gilded. Length: 7 1/2". Weight: 5.7 troy ounces.

Price: $1,850.00

Gorham sterling Japanese style butter pats engraved

N4288 Twelve Gorham Engraved Japanese Style Butter Pats

A set of 12 sterling silver antique butter pats by the Gorham Company dated 1871. Each finely engraved with birds and Japanese scenes in very fine detail. 2 7/8" square. Lightly gold washed and parcel gilded.

Price: $1,750.00 set of 12

wood and hughes sterling card case

N4169 Wood and Hughes sterling card case

A pristine sterling silver card case with original chain. The surface is engraved with a Japanese style of engraved decoration with flowers and insects. The top hinges to open the case and there is an embossed band of ornate decoration on the edge on both sides. 4" by 2 1/4". Weight: 2.2 troy oz.

Price: $650.00

English sterling sugar shaker

N3913 English Heavy Antique Silver Sugar Castor

A heavy good quality sterling silver sugar castor or mufineer made in London in 1903 by William Comyns. Applied cast decoration in addition to the hand chased decoration on the body. Monogrammed on rim.

Weight: 12.45 troy ounces

Height: 7 1/2"

Price: $1,395.00

Mordan silver vinaigrette perfume

N3192 Mordan Sterling Vinaigrette Perfume Flask London 1873

A superb English silver perfume flask and vinaigrette by Sampson Mordan hallmarked London 1873. The center open up to reveal a vinaigrette with a hinged pierced grille. the cap unscrews for the perfume flask. Length: 2 3/8". Pristine condition. The decoration is hand applied around the edge of the flask and on front and back.

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