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gorham mixed metals bowl

RH6884 Gorham Mixed Metals Bowl

A Gorham mixed metals footed bowl, hand hammered with applied copper cherries and leaves on a branch. The top half of the sterling bowl has a die rolled band of decoration. Height 2 1/2"; diameter 6"; weight 14.70 troy ounces. Never monogrammed.

Price: $3,950.00

Bigelow Kennard hammered sterling aesthetic coffee pot with applied bugs

**Bigelow Kennard Aesthetic Sterling Coffee Pot with Applied Bugs

A sterling silver hand hammered aesthetic coffee pot with a large applied bug on one side, a smaller bug on the hinged lid and flowers and leaves applied to both sides of the pot. The maker is Bigelow, Kennard & Co. of Boston, MA. Never monogrammed.

Height: 7 1/4"

Weight: 10.45 troy ounces


Tiffany five light sterling candelabrum

RH6883 Tiffany Sterling Five Light Candelabrum

A large fine quality and extremely well-made Tiffany sterling silver candelabrum with five lights with cast ornate bobeches and a sweeping pedestal base with hand chased decoration and paw feet. The arms and bobeches are removable. Excellent condition.

Width across arms 16"; height 19"

Weight 89.55 troy ounces.

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Rare Porter Blanchard modernist sterling silver tea set and tray

RH6862 Rare Important Porter Blanchard Sterling Tea and Coffee Set on Tray

A rare sterling silver modernist tea and coffee set on a tray comprising a coffee pot 14" to the finial, tea pot 9", cream pitcher 6 1/2", sugar bowl 6 1/2", waste 3 3/4" tall, all hand hammered by the California silversmith Porter Blanchard. The tray has a sterling rim, is trimmed with wood and has a bakelite interior and dimensions are 20" long by 14 1/4" wide. The relevant pots have wood handles and finials. Total weight without the tray 106 ozt. Some of the pieces are signed and dated by Porter Blanchard personally in addition to the hallmarks. Set is circa 1960 and tray 1930s.

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Wood & Hughes leaf shaped sterling dish with applied bug

RH6881 Wood & Hughes Leaf Dish with Applied Bug

A hand made antique sterling leaf shaped bon bon dish with applied baal feet and a large applied bug on the edge. The handle is comprised of an applied band of detailed fern. The leaf body is hand hammered. Circa 1875. 8 1/4" by 5" wide. Weight 5.55 troy ounces.

Price: $1,595.00

Shreve antique sterling sugar basket with applied flower

RH6879 Shreve Antique Sterling Sugar Basket with Bee Mark

A Shreve California 1880s antique sterling hammered sugar basket with swing handle and applied flower on a hammered surface. Inscription removal on the reverse side with restored hammering. Naturalistic branch swing handle.

Height 3 1/4". Weight 7.45 troy ounces.


RH6878 German Silver Wine Cooler with Applied Hunting Poodles

A rare footed German silver wine cooler with applied grapes,vines and leaves around the body and two hunting poodles perched on each end forming the handles. Marked with pseudo German hallmarks. Height cooler 9 1/4" to the rim and 11 1/4" tall to the top of the dog's head. Diameter at top 6 1/2"; weight 71.85 troy ounces. Never monogrammed.


Garrido sterling circular double vase

RH6869 Garrido Sterling Double Vase

A Spanish sterling silver modern double vase by the Garrido silversmiths in a half circular form with a central divider and half moon foot supporting the base.

Height 4 3/4".

Weight 9.25 troy ounces.

Price: $1,495.00

Dominick & Haff antique sterling pond hammered covered bowl circa 1884

RH6854 Dominick & Haff Sterling Covered Bowl in Pond Scene

A hand hammered covered sterling silver bowl by Dominick & Haff dated 1884 and retailed by Theodore Starr inscribed 1884 with finely engraved monogram on the base. Excellent condition. Unusual applied cast leaf handles and finial. 12.8 troy ounces. Height 4". Diameter 4 1/2".

Price: $3,500.00

Birks Canada sterling silver double champagne bucket

RH6859 Birks Canada Sterling Double Champagne Bucket

A rare and unusual Canadian sterling silver double champagne bucket with fixed handle by Birks of Toronto. A hand hammered and engraved surfaces with cast applied decoration and a solid cast handle. On one side is a hand engraved Canadian Coat of Arms indicating a possible diplomatic or institutional ownership at one time. The bucket holds two champagne bottles with space for ice. Width 15"' depth 6 1/2"; height to top of handle 17"; 9 1/2" tall from the base to the rim. Weight 74.10 troy ounces.

Price: $9,500.00

Tiffany hammered aesthetic sterling pepper pot with frog

Tiffany Sterling Pepper Pot with Applied Frog and Butterfly

A small aesthetic hand hammered sterling pepper pot by Tiffany & Co. in the Japanese style with applied leaves and butterfly together with engraved vines on the body and an applied frog on the lid. Never monogrammed.

Height 2 3/4"

Price: $795.00

Dominick & Haff hand hammered sterling loving cup with dragonfly and insect

RH6791 Dominick & Haff Hand Hammered Sterling Loving Cup

A hand hammered sterling silver two handle loving cup by Dominick & Haff with chased and engraved dragonflies and water plants and leaves in a pond. Two applied decorated handles. Monogrammed as shown. Height 8 1/4"; weight 34.10 troy ounces. Marked with the Dominick & Haff logo, 76 and sterling.

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Rare Kirk sterling chargers with fruit motifs

RH6813 Eight Rare Kirk Sterling Chargers

Eight rare sterling chargers by S Kirk & Son, Baltimore, MD with applied grapes, cherries, blackberries, pineapples and leaves, the rope border with applied bunches of grapes. Each plate has an applied custom gold monogram ESC for Ellen Swan Drewry gifted to her by "Aunt Ellie" in 1890. Ellen married Benjamin Deford who was president of Deford Co., a leather manufacturer in Baltimore.

Diameter 13 5/8"; combined weight 205 troy ounces.

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RH6792 Whiting Mixed Metals Three Piece Tea Set with bugs

A sterling hand hammered three piece tea set by Whiting with applied silver and copper motifs including berries, bugs, branches and leaves. All pieces have applied ball feet and handles, the teapot and sugar bowl with pull off lids. Height teapot 5 1/4" to finial; sugar bowl 4 1/2" and creamer 3 1/4"; combined weight 25.50 troy ounces. Marked with the Whiting logo, sterling and 439.

Price: $5,900.00

Ravissant sterling candle holder

RH6803 Ravissant Modern Sterling Candle Holder

An unusual candle holder by the Ravissant company of India, famous for the luxury line of sterling silver in the most extraordinary forms and designs. The base is a folded sheet of sterling terminating in two arms supporting a drum shaped bowl with a convex candle holding surface containing a spike. Diameter of the candle holder 2 3/4". Holds larger wide candles.

Height 8 1/4"

Weight 18.25 troy ounces

Price: $2,250.00

Bensabott shop sterling and carnelian hardstone elephants

RH6788 Silver Gilt Bensabott Box with Hardstone Elephants

An antique sterling gold washed table box with hand chased floral work and applied carnelian hardstone elephants on the sides of the box and a larger elephant finial on the hinged lid. 5 3/4" by 3 1/2" by3 1/2" tall to the finial. The box is 1 3/4" deep. The interior is ebony wood lined.

Manufactured by the Bensabott Company of Chicago.

Price: $3,950.00

RH6779 Rare Tiffany Sterling Pitcher with Nautical Theme

A spectacular large, heavy antique sterling silver pitcher by Tiffany & Co., the body ornately chased with a variety of shells and seaweed. The curled-over lip and the foot are decorated with a band of shells. Circa 1880.

Height 11"; weight 53.6 troy ounces.

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Whiting antique silver hammered oval bowl with applied Japanese coy and crab

RH6796 Whiting Oval Sterling Bowl Circa 1880

A Whiting hand hammered bowl with applied crab and koi together with engraved and applied seaweed. The bowl weighs 18.9 troy ounces and measures 8 3/4" by 6 3/4" with a height of 3 1/4"

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Tiffany antique sterling hammered trinket tray in the Japanese style with applied water lily and lily pads circa 1881

RH6002 Rare Tiffany Hammered Sterling Water Lily and Crab Sandwich Tray

A fine quality Tiffany sterling 12" by 5" tray with a weight of 13.7 troy ounces. The hammered surface has applied lily pads and water lily with chased swirls on the hammered representing ripples in a pond. The rippled edge has an applied rim an three dimensional crab. Dated 1881 with a Tiffany engraved inscription on the reverse of the tray. There are four applied bun feet on the base.

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RH6745 Tiffany Sterling Gilded Tea Caddy

A small Tiffany antique sterling tea caddy with gilded finish and chased cherubs. The pull off lid is chased with musical instruments. Weight 5.75 troy ounces. 3 1/2" tall. Interior cap missing.

Price: $1,195.00

English antique sterling silver goblet by Joseph and John Angel London 1836

RH6736 William IV English Sterling Goblet by Joseph & John Angel London 1836

A large exceptional antique sterling silver goblet by Joseph and John Angel of London hallmarked for 1836. The base is a cast figure supporting a large chased, engraved and cast cup with original gilding in the interior. Never monogrammed. Excellent condition. The manufacturers were makers of exceptional quality silver items in England.

Weight 22 troy ounces

Price: $4,500.00

German modernist sterling silver teaset

RH6621 German Modernist Sterling Silver Tea Set

A fantastic cube shaped sterling silver teaset with modern German marks in excellent condition. The handle swivels and has a wooden center as does the pull out lid. The teaset is exquisitely manufactured with wonderful sharp edges and small details such as the leveling off of the top edges of each spout. The set has a total troy ounce weight of 49 ounces. Height 9" with handle up, and 4 1/2" to top of pot. Sugar & Creamer 3" tall.

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Tiffany Indian style sterling pitcher

RH6432 Tiffany Antique Sterling Indian Style Pitcher

A Tiffany hand chased antique sterling pitcher in the Indian style circa 1880. Superb custom engraved monogram on the base. The engraved bands are very finely executed and the handle resembles an elephant trunk with varying thickness.

Height: 8 3/8"; weight 30 ozt. Excellent condition.


English antique silver stationery box circa 1905 by Elkington and Company

RH6223 Massive English Sterling Stationery Box Elkington 1905

A large heavy unusual 135 troy ounce stationery box with a hinged lid. The sterling silver liner which can pull out is lined with a raw silk fabric as is the interior of the hinged lid. Marked by Elkington and Company, London 1905. The surfaces are engraved with floral garlands and swags and the borders are cast and applied. The bottom is solid silver and is hallmarked.

Height 10". Width 6 1/4". Depth 8". Weight 135 troy ounces,

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pair of Gorham martele silver candlesticks 41 troy ounces

RH6555 Gorham Martele Silver Candlesticks

A pair of art nouveau silver candlesticks by Gorham in the Martele series in excellent condition. The sticks are tall and heavy with removable bobeches. Marked PUW and with all the Gorham Martele marks.

Circa 1919.

Weight 41 troy ounces. Height 12"

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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.


Important English antique silver salver with engraved crest end engraved decoration

RH6554 Large 24" English Antique Silver Salver

A huge ornate English silver salver by William Eley dated 1824. The cast pierced floral ornate border is of exceptional quality and the center is hand engraved with panels of flowers and other symmetrical designs. A large crest is engraved in the cartouche at the center. Weight 180 troy ounces. Large ornate cast feet are applied to the bottom.

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Hunt & Roskell English silver askos with goats

RH6553 Hunt & Roskell Late Storr & Mortimer Silver Askos

An English silver askos pitcher by renowned silversmiths John Hunt and Robert Roskell with textured 'leather' surface, the applied handle terminating in a winged cherub with two goats perched on the rim of the jug. Gold washed interior. Monogrammed and crested on the top of the handle. Marked for London 1870. Additionally marked on the rim of the base 5684 Hunt & Roskell, Late Storr & Mortimer and inscribed under the base JANY 1ST 1871. Height 8 1/2"; weight 33 troy oz.

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Gorham mixed metals punch bowl and ladle

Rare Gorham Mixed Metals Punch Bowl and Matching Ladle

A large hand hammered Gorham antique sterling silver punch bowl with matching ladle, applied copper and brass cherries and leaves wrapped around the body. The bowl is mounted on a naturalistic copper log forming the pedestal. Gilded interior and bowl of ladle. Circa 1881

Weight: 77 troy ounces. Height: 6".Diameter 10 1/2". Length ladle: 12"

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Rare Tiffany antique centerpiece compote with applied birds and ivy

RH6482 Tiffany Antique Ivy and Applied Bird Pattern Compote Centerpiece

A rare Tiffany antique sterling centerpiece fruit compote with applied ivy and three dimensional cast birds throughout. Exceptional condition and never monogrammed with perfect dark color. Tiffany offered this compote or one like it at the Paris Exposition of 1867. The compote appears in a black and white photograph with other Victorian Mooresque pieces from their display at the exposition in Paris Marked with the Tiffany marks for the period 550 Broadway and the M for Moore. Never monogrammed. Ht 11 1/4". Width of top 12 3/4" Diameter of bowl 9 1/4".


Reed & Barton 950/1000 three piece art nouveau coffee set on tray

RH6390 Rare Reed & Barton Art Nouveau Demitasse Set Chased with Irises

A special hand chased Art Nouveau martele demitasse set by Reed and Barton in the 950/1000 purity comprising a coffee pot, sugar, creamer and tray. The four pieces are chased with irises and the finest hammering throughout. This was presumably part of a special line offered by Reed & Barton in this higher standard. Fabulous unpolished condition. The pot is 9 3/4" tall; tray diameter 11 1/4"; Total weight: 54.2 troy ounces. Monogrammed on the bases of the coffee pot, sugar and creamer as well as the center of the tray.

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Tiffany Hexagonal hand hammered sterling tray circa 1880 with acid etched monogram

RH6440 Tiffany Hexagonal Hammered Sterling Tray

A substantial antique Tiffany sterling hammered hexagonal tray with a large acid etched monogram on the front. Six applied feet on the corners. Marked with Tiffany marks and M. Circa 1875.

Weight 60 troy ounces. Width 15"

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Gorham sample antique sterling and enamel vase Meiji period

RH6398 Rare Gorham Sample Antique Sterling and Enamel Vase Meiji Period

An extremely rare and important antique sterling silver vase by Gorham, the body with applied irises, fish swimming through water, chickens, flowers and water plants with applied enamel in the Japanese style of the Meiji period. Dated 1897 by the Gorham date letter on the base. The style number is surrounded by an oval indicating that this vase was manufactured as a sample of this technique and motif. The top of the vase has acid etched decoration in the Japanese style. Monogrammed on the base. There are some Japanese hand engraved signatures that extend downwards from the side of the vase.

Height 12 1/2"; width at its widest point 6 1/4"; weight 27.50 oz troy

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Tetard Freres French silver Art Deco vase

RH6441 Tetard Freres French 950 Silver Art Deco Vase, Paris

An important large French 950 silver Art Deco vase by Tetard Freres of Paris with segmented detail and eyecatching design. Tetard Freres, Puiforcat and Christofle were the premier French Art Deco silver manufacturers and this vase is a wonderful example of their work. Marked with the Minerva head and a 1 for first purity, also Tetard's logo in a diamond.

Height 13 1/4"; 6 1/2" wide at the bulbous point

Weight: 58.85 oz troy

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Tiffany sterling pair sweetmeat baskets

RH6221 Massive pair of Tiffany Antique Sterling Sweetmeat Dishes

A rare and unusual very heavy pair of cast and pierced Tiffany sterling sweetmeat dishes with double bowls. The double bowls, pedestal bases and handles have a pierced floral design with each piece weighing 53 troy ounces. Total weight of the pair is 106 troy ounces.

Height 10 1/2".

Width 10 1/2". Circa 1900.

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set 12 english silver plates previously owned by Richard Curzon 4th Earl Howe

RH6316 Set Twelve Victorian Silver Dinner Plates

A set twelve English silver dinner plates with reeded border, engraved with coat of arms of Richard Curzon, 4th Earl Howe on top edge and crested on the bottom with the words "Curzon holds what Curzon held." Richard Curzon, 4th Earl Howe married Lady Georgiana Elizabeth Spencer Churchill, fifth daughter of the Duke of Marlborough. Diameter 10 3/4"; weight 303 troy ounces. Marked for London 1888 maker John Chapple and John Mantle. Excellent condition.


Gorham mixed metals vase with bug

RH5309 Rare Gorham Mixed Metals Vase

A rare antique sterling and mixed metals vase by the Gorham Company dated 1879. The background is hand hammered with applied copper and brass bird, bugs, leaves and butterfly. The applied oak leaves in various sizes are joined by hand engraved branches.

Height 8"' weight 9.3 troy oz.

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Hamburg silver teapot by Johann Heinrich Friedrich Viol circa 1815

RH6277 Rare Hamburg Silver Teapot by Viol, circa 1815

A rare early silver teapot by Johann Heinrich Friedrich Viol of Hamburg, Germany with figural spout and on four ball feet, lightly chased acanthus leaves around the body and hinged lid, monogrammed on one side. Excellent condition and patina, black wood handle. Weight 18.70 ozt; length 12" handle to spout; height 7 1/2" to finial.

Price: $3,500.00

George Shiebler antique cream pitcher with applied bug and leaf detailed decoration

George Shiebler Antique Sterling Cream Pitcher Circa 1880

An antique sterling cream pitcher hand hammerd and appearing in leaf form with veins and detailed folds. A large applied silver bug on the front. Circa 1880, manufactured by George Shiebler, New York.

Height: 3 1/2"

Weight: 3.35 troy ounces

Price: $2,750.00

Kashmir circa 1880 silver three piece tea service

RH6217 Rare Kashmir Antique Silver Tea Service

A rare unmarked antique silver three piece tea service from Kashmir circa 1880. The hinged lids have a basket weave dome covering a coiled snake. The bodies are chased with chinar leaves in fine detail. Wood handle. Excellent condition. Reticulated pedestal bases. Teapot 7 1/2" tall, sugar 5 3/4" tall.

Price: $4,500.00

Tiffany mixed metals sterling water pitcher

RH6056 Tiffany Mixed Metals Sterling Pitcher

A museum quality Tiffany antique sterling silver water pitcher with hammered surfaces and engraved tendrils. Applied copper, brass and gilt silver oak leaves and butterflies. On a few larger applied silver oak leaves there are copper inlaid specks which appear as natural imperfections in the leaves.

Weight: 27.2 troy ounces. Height: 7"

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Indian Colonial silver cup

RH6179 Indian Colonial Silver Cup with Lid

An Indian colonial silver antique cup with the mark of Twentyman and Co of Calcutta circa 1836-1853. Hand chased floral bands of decoration on the cylindrical cup, the lid and on the finial. Crisp clean condition. Inscription of a presentation on the front of the cup in script.

Height: 4 1/4". Weight: 7.40 troy ounces

Price: $1,500.00

Rare and unusual Gorham chased and etched salver with unusual feet engraved Westinghouse circa 1883

RH5981 Rare and Unusual Gorham Footed Tray

A very unusual antique sterling chased and etched tray by the Gorham Co dated 1883 once owned by the Westinghouse family who were serious collectors of rare silver during this period of the gilded age. See detailed page for more details on technique. Weight 28.85 troy ounces. Length 14" by 10"


Shiebler leaf form antique sterling cream pitcher with applied spider

RH5810 Rare Shiebler Cream Jug with Spider

A rare Shiebler antique sterling cream pitcher in the form of a leaf with an applied handle supporting a detailed spider. Length: 5" by 3" wide by 2 1/8" tall. Weight: 3.65 troy ounces.

Price: $3,500.00

Dominick & Haff sterling hammered bowl with octopus handles

RH5821 Dominick & Haff Antique Hammered Bowl c1882

A fine quality fruit bowl by Dominick and Haff dated 1882 with faceted hammering throughout and circular protrusions around the circumference of the body. Height: 3". 10 1/2" across handles. Weight: 29.95 troy ounces.

Price: $3,950.00

English silver apple shaped tea set by Benson of London

RH5751 English Naturalistic "Apple" Bachelor Tea Set

A rare and unusual English silver hand hammered apple form four piece bachelor tea set comprising a tea pot with removable lid with stalk handle, a sugar bowl with tongs and a cream pitcher. Each piece is hand formed and has applied leaves complete with "worm holes." Combined weight 21.2 oz troy. Height tea pot 5 1/2". A Maker: James William Benson. Dated for London 1892.

Price: $5,500.00

Gorham ornate sterling and gilded vase with floral applications

RH5666 Gorham Special Order Ornate Vase

A rare and important Gorham sterling silver and gilded vase with cast reticulated base, feet and top rim, hand made applications in gilded sterling of a multitude of flowers, wheat, leaves and thistle adorning two sides of the vase. Inscribed with an anniversary date of 1864-1898. Marked lion, anchor, G, Sterling, special order number 1067 and date mark for 1889. Height 12 1/4"; weight 60.2 troy ounces. Excellent condition.

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Shiebler sterling cabbage leaf bowl with grapes

RH5688 George Shiebler Antique Sterling Bowl c1880

An antique sterling leaf form novelty fruit bowl by George Shiebler, circa 1880. The leaf form bowl has detailed veins and a handle decorated with a cluster of hand made silver grapes. Weight: 17.85 ozt; length 8 1/2" by 6" wide.

Price: $6,500.00

large english silver toast rack

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: $2,850.00

Pair of rare Kirk 11 ounce tureens with cast heraldic finials

RH5538 Pair of Kirk 11 ounce Tureens All Silver Liners

A rare and unusual pair of Kirk tureens with heraldic finials depicting a bird perched on a globe with wings. The tureens are hand chased with flowers and birds and have a silver liner with handles that join the handles of the base as a double handle. All four parts marked with 11 ounce mark and in excellent condition with good patina. Taking into account the special cast crests these must be a special order or adaptation from a superior design at Kirk. Weight: 110 troy oz. 12" across handles. 7" tall with finials. Diameter of interior 7 1/2"

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Wood and Hughes bowl with cast turtle feet

RH5457 Wood and Hughes Turtle Bowl

A small Wood and Hughes hand hammered and textured bowl with cast turtle feet. Gold washed interior. Circa 1875.

Diameter: 4 1/2". Height: 2 1/8". Weight: 5.15 troy ounces.

Price: $1,895.00

Dominick and Haff aesthetic movement covered tureen with butterflies

RH5351 Dominick & Haff Aesthetic Square Covered Tureen

An antique sterling silver aesthetic movement covered dish by Dominick & Haff with exquisite chasing in three dimension depicting flora against a textured chased background. The highlights are large butterflies on the body and handles. Removable twist off handle on lid. 7" square and 10" long across the handles. Height 6 1/2" at finial; weight 47.1 oz troy. Never monogrammed.

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Shiebler antique sterling silver leaf shaped bowl with copper bug

RH5088 Shiebler Antique Bowl With Handle Circa 1880

A Shiebler leaf shaped bowl with handle and applied copper bug. Light single letter monogram. Excellent patina and condition.

Weight: 6.2 troy ounces. Height: 2 5/8". Diameter: 5"

Price: $2,500.00

Shiebler sterling silver sconce hand chased

RH4655 Rare Antique Sterling Sconce by Shiebler

A rare hand chased Martele style sterling silver sconce with three arm candle holders and a mirror back. The sconce was definitely special ordered because the monogram in the cartouche was hand chased at the time of manufacture, The art nouveau chased decoration includes small flowers, leaves and flowing scrolls. The bobeches are removable. There is a hinged hanging ring built into the reverse and the ring folds into a concave area at the top of the back. Original mirror and back. 7 1/2" by 10 3/4". Marked with Shiebler logo and sterling. Retailed by J B Hudson

Price: $3,950.00

Tiffany antique silver sterling etched vase with handles

RH4786 Tiffany Antique Sterling Etched Vase

A Tiffany sterling silver bud vase with applied handles at the sides and finely acid etched decoration on the pedestal and the vase. Fine small script monogram at the top of the vase. Inscribed 1881-1906 on the reverse. Excellent condition and patina. The etching is sharp and finely detailed.

Height: 7 1/8" Weight: 10.9 troy oz.

Price: $1,750.00

Whiting mixed metals and sterling silver cup

RH4483 Whiting Mixed Metals Cup Circa 1880

A Whiting sterling silver cup with mixed metal application and fine hand hammered handle. Inscribed on the base with a presentation. Also a light inscription on the side of the cup on the hammered surface. Applications include a copper bee with silver wings and a large copper cherry branch with brass leaves.

Height: 3 3/8" Weight: 6.2 troy ounces.

Price: $2,300.00

Tiffany hammered sterling loving cup

RH3887 Tiffany Sterling Two Handle Loving Cup

A large hand hammered two handle sterling loving cup by Tiffany and Company, circa 1880. Three dimensional handles are notched where a hand would grip and the interior of the handles is also hammered.

Weight: 40.90 troy ounces. Height: 7 3/4"

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Tiffany sterling tureen with ewe

RH3553 Tiffany Antique Sterling Tureen 550 Broadway Mark

A fine Tiffany sterling silver tureen marked with the Moore mark of 550 Broadway in perfect condition. The finial is a finely detailed ewe. Greek Key border at the top of the tureen together with other beading and applied bands of decoration.The inscription on the side of the tureen reads: Presented by the The Hudson River Railroad Co to the Hon Samuel Sloan, president, New York 1864. Weight: 64.45 troy oz. Width: 15 1/2" across handles. Height: 10" at the finial which is a figural ewe.

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Gorham mixed metals bowl with copper base and handles

RH3281 Gorham Mixed Metal Fruit Bowl with Handles

A Gorham sterling fruit bowl with applied copper handles and cherries with leaves. Mounted on a copper base. Circa 1875. The top third of the bowl is comprised of a die rolled decorative band while the bottom two thirds is made up of a finely hammered faceted surface. Diameter at top 10" over handles. Height 4 1/2" at handles. Weight 30.8 troy ounces. Marked lion, anchor, G, Sterling and Other Metals, N, 1545.

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Rare museum quality cracker jar trompe l'Oeil pull off napkin lid and basket weave bowl

RH6291 Rare and Important Gorham Cracker Jar with Trompe l'Oeil Napkin Lid Dated 1884

An extremely rare Gorham basket weave cracker jar with a pull of Trompe l'Oeil napkin shaped lid. The piece designed in the Russian style using similar techniques. Dated with the date letter P for 1884 and marked with the Gorham mark. In excellent condition with the original gilding in the bowl. There is a rope handle on the lid for lifting. Weight 11.9 troy ounces. Height 4". Diameter 5"


Important Gorham hand hammered martele style ewer with figural application and finely hand chased detail

RH5430 Important Gorham Art Nouveau Ewer

A massive important museum quality antique sterling silver ewer by Gorham circa 1895 with a martele surface depicting irises against a finely hammered surface. The hammering executed in circles simulating a pool of water. There are insects chased against this watery dreamy surface and a large dragon fly. The spout has a large cast female figurine applied on one side. The piece is in pristine condition and was preserved over the years with a lacquer minimizing the need to polish resulting in a surface that resembles the 1890 finish with a lovely dark patina.

Height: 19"

Weight: 75 troy ounces


Tiffany hammered sterling silver ice bowl with walruses

Important Tiffany Sterling Ice Bowl

An important Tiffany sterling hammered footed ice bowl with applied pine cones, a band of decoration around the foot and cast walruses and icicles. Probably designed by Eugene Soligny. A removable original pierced grille for drainage is inserted into the top of the pedestal. Diameter 11 1/8"; weight 93 oz troy.



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