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8934 Tiffany Mixed Metals Sterling Hammered Pitcher
A rare Tiffany antique sterling hammered Japanese style pitcher with spot hammered surfaces and applied copper details. Decoration include a large dragon fly with engraved gold washed wings and copper body and irises. Taking the pitcher to a high lever are small inlaid copper and brass dots on the leaves, wings and branches. A superb piece of workmanship. The pitcher was in the hands of the original purchaser until offered for sale in 2009.
Weight 27 toz. Height 7 1/4" Inscribed on the base with an 1880 presentation.
RH9022 Rare Tiffany Fruit Bowl with Marine Motifs Circa 1886
A large important Tiffany antique sterling fruit bowl with ornate repousse decoration and applied owl like faces on each side of the bowl. The feet are applied cast shells to the base. There is additional applied cast seaweed superimposed on the repousse surface. Gold washed interior. Monogrammed and with acid etched detail on the base. Weight 68 toz. Diameter 12 5/8". Height 5 5/8".
EX9072 Tiffany Cast Sifter Spoon by Moore Circa 1860
A beautifully cast antique sterling sifter spoon by Moore for Tiffany & Company in pristine condition with sensational piercing in the gold washed bowl and finely detailed cast rams head terminal and handle. Length 6". Weight 2.5 toz.
9039 French Silver Dinner Forks Henri Louis Chenailler
Twelve massive antique silver forks by Henri Louis Chenailler monogrammed in the ornate cartouche on the reverse of the handles. Length 8 1/4". Weight 29.15 toz. Marked with the Mercury head and the mark of the manufacturer.
Price: $1,200.00 for the set
T9083 Massive Rare Early Kirk Tea Caddy Circa 1860
A Kirk 11 ounce antique silver tea caddy with ornate cast feel and chased floral detail. Monogrammed in the cartouche on one side. The pull off lid has a finial comprised of wheat and the overall scale is impressive.
Weight 17.90 toz.
N9082 Samuel Pemberton Nutmeg Grater Birmingham 1871
A bright cut antique silver nutmeg grater by Samuel Pemberton Birmingham 1781. Engraved with a crown on the hinged lid and other bright cut engraving on the sides and with leaves on the bottom. The base opens on a hinge.
Excellent condition. Length 1 3/8". 3/4" tall.
9077 Rare English Silver Fish Knives London 1847
Eight antique sterling silver fish knives dated London 1847. The blades are engraved with fish and the handles are monogrammed. The maker is Metcalf Hopgood.
Length 8 3/4". Weight 22.25 toz.
Price: $2,250.00 for the eight
N9059 Pair of Sterling Boxed Salts by Gorham
A pair of antique sterling silver salts with spoons circa 1869 in the original fitted box. The salts are 2 1/2" tall at the handles and have a diameter of 1 5/8" with gold washed interiors.
Price: $595.00 for the set
RH9063 Rare Gorham Sterling Pitcher Circa 1893
A rare Gorham antique sterling silver pitcher with the an 1893 date letter mark. The faceting varies from smaller facets on the handle base and neck to large irregular chased facets on the body of the pitcher. Marked sterling and with the Gorham logo stamped. #1215.
Weight 27.65 toz. Height 8"
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H8398 Gorham Sterling Celery Vase
A Gorham antique sterling silver celery vase with applied masks with ribbons and handles and hand engraved decoration. The vase has the date letter for 1870. Height 8". Weight 18.25 troy ounces.
H9058 Tiffany Sterling Porringer
A heavy Tiffany antique sterling silver porringer with handle, acid etched decoration and applied squirrels on the side of the bowl. Presentation from 1915. Weight 8.60 toz.
Length with handle 7 1/4"
Rare Large Antique Sterling Salad Tongs
A rare and magnificent antique sterling American salad tongs in the Egyptian style with applied cast Egyptian dogs, circa 1868. The whippets are screwed to the handles and perched on a gold washed stand. Superbly engraved reticulated bowls with gold washed surfaces. Monogrammed and engraved on the handle. Maker unknown. Length 13". Weight 7 toz.
H9031 L Katz Sterling Hammered Bowl
A hand hammered bowl with handle by L Katz, a silversmith from the Boston area with an amethyst set on the handle. Circa 1970. The diameter of the bowl is 4 3/4" and the weight is 6.65 toz. Length is 6 3/4" including the handle.
EX9054 Sterling Lettuce Fork with Enamel
An unusual gold washed antique sterling silver lettuce fork with a cobalt blue and white quilted enamel cartouche on the front of the handle. The reverse has a large monogram A. Marked sterling only.
Weight 2.25 toz Length 9"
Rare Shiebler Etruscan Pitcher Circa 1880
A rare Shiebler Etruscan antique sterling hand hammered triangular pitcher with engraving and with medallions of Roman soldiers. A large chariot is engraved on the side of the pitcher. A rare form and example of hollowware in this design.
RH6554 Large 24" English Antique Silver Salver
London 1824 William Eley II
A superb large 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.
International Vision Sterling Gravy Ladle
A sterling silver gravy ladle by International in the Vision pattern designed by Ronald Hayes Pearson. Length 7"; weight 2.50 troy oz.
9057 Exotic Silver & Bronze Fruit Knife English Silver Blade
An antique sterling and Japanese bronze handle fruit knife with hand engraved English hallmarked blade.
The blade is hallmarked Sheffield 1838 by William Sansom. Length 8 1/8".
The gold highlights on the handle are intact and the handle is signed in Japanese on the reverse.
H9043 Kalo Sterling Bread Plates
A set of thirteen Kalo hand hammered heavy sterling silver bread plates with chased custom monograms on the borders. Marked Sterling hand wrought at the Kalo shop B B 6.
Weight 95.85 toz. Diameter 6"
9049 Shiebler Sterling Enamel Fork
A Shiebler enamel serving fork with satin finished gold wash and turquoise enamel on the front of the handle.
Length 7 1/2".
Weight 2.8 toz.
9037 Irish Silver Berry Spoons
A pair of later chased Irish antique silver berry spoons with finely chased oval bowls and engraved handles. Marked Dublin, circa 1810. Length 8 3/4".
Price: $250.00 for the pair
N9045 Scottish Agate and Silver Oval Box Circa 1900
An oval antique sterling silver snuff box by William Robb of Ballater hallmarked in Edinburgh 1900. The central stone is a citrine. The lid is hinged and the box is engraved with Celtic decoration. Gold washed interior. Length 3 1/4" by 1 3/4" by 1 5/8" tall. Weight 3.85 toz.
William Robb was a maker of quality Scottish silver and jewelry to Queen Victoria and her son King Edward VII.
D9060 Durgin Ladle with Early Mark
An antique sterling round bowl small ladle with a satin finished gold washed bowl and a hand made handle with a twisted vine motif.
Length 6 1/4". Weight 1.20 toz.
9069 Tiffany Custom Engraved Fish Knives
A Tiffany antique sterling set of twelve custom engraved fish knives. Perfect crisp condition with a monogram on the blades. Length 8".
H9041 Gorham Sugar Bowl Circa 1893
A Gorham antique sterling silver sugar bowl with handles. The decoration is a band of acid etched flowers and there are two applied handles. Weight 4.65 toz. Height 2 1/4". Length 5 1/4" across.
H9019 Large Arthur Stone Sterling Bowl Herbert Taylor
A large lobed Arthur Stone bowl with the mark of Herbert Taylor. Hand hammered and engraved in one section with a presentation to a three letter monogram from a two letter smaller monogram. Diameter 9 7/8". Weight 26.20 toz.
9035 Sterling Antique Cake Saw
A finely engraved antique sterling silver cake saw retailed and marked by Ball Black & Co of New York. The handle is in the Kings pattern and the all sterling blade engraved with floral swags on one side. Monogrammed in the cartouche.
Length 12". Weight 5 toz.
9015 Whiting Antique Sterling Mixed Metal Marine Life Bowl Circa 1880
A spot hammered antique sterling silver bowl by Whiting with mixed metal applied decoration of crabs and fish together with shells and plants. Monogrammed in an area near the fish on the side of the bowl. Engraved highlights add to the detail. 9" by 7" by 3 1/4" tall. Weight 19.65 toz.
N9051 Dutch Peppermint Box Circa 1911
A Dutch antique silver peppermint box with hinged lid in the form of a cabinet. Marked with the date letter for 1911 and Dutch marks on the base.
1 3/4" tall.
RH9068 Elkington Sterling Engraved Tray Birmingham 1877 25"
A large antique sterling silver tray with hand engraved Japanese scenes and an ornate border. Hallmarked in Birmingham in 1877 with Frederick Elkington makers mark. Weight 130 toz. 25" by 17". Superb engraving with remarkable detail depicting birds and cranes with foliage.
H9025 Chinese Silver Salver by Wang Hing Circa 1890
A large ornate antique silver salver by Wang Hing of Hong Kong, China with three applied cast feet, a central figural circular panel and ornate chased and applied border. The remainder of the surface hand decorated with light engraving of birds and blossoms.
Weight 66 toz.
H9036 Black Starr & Frost Sterling Cream Pitcher Circa 1900
An antique art nouveau cream pitcher chased with irises and gold washed inside. Exceptional weight. Monogrammed on the front below the spout and inscribed on the base as a presentation.
Weight 7.85 toz. Height 3 1/2"
Wendt Moresque Serving Spoon
Wendt Moresque sterling deep bowl serving spoon with satin finished bowl in pristine condition. The bowl is particularly deep and gold washed with a wonderful deep gold color. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handle. Retailed by Starr and Marcus. Length: 9 3/4". Weight: 2.85 troy oz.
RH9014 Whiting Sterling Youth Set Circa 1880
An antique sterling silver youth set by Whiting with deep acid etched decoration depicting a donkey, frog, owl, and other animals in remarkable detail. Gold washed interior. Superb ornate monogram on the reverse of the bowl. Plate diameter 5 1/2" . Bowl diameter 4 1/2". Height 2 3/4". Weight 16.40 toz.
TJ7805 Tiffany Japanese Sifter Spoon
A large pierced sifter in the Japanese pattern by Tiffany & Company in pristine condition with a fabulous Japanese style monogram on the back of the handle. Length 8 1/2". Weight 2.6 toz.
EX8883 Gorham Cheese Knife with Mouse and Wheat
A Gorham sterling cheese knife with chased wheat on the blade, a naturalistic handle and an applied mouse at the top of the handle. Length 8 1/8"; weight 1.40 troy oz. Monogrammed on the blade and marked lion, anchor, G, sterling, 78 and the retailer, Tiffany & Co.
TI8974 Tiffany Indian Serving Fork
A large Tiffany Indian serving fork with cast acid etched figural terminal with Pipe Dance motif. Length 9 1/4". Weight 4.3 toz. Marked Tiffany & Co. sterling with a French control mark ET indicating that this piece passed through France at one time and by law acquired this French government mark. It is also hand scratched with a number 991 with a line through which corresponds to the approximate year of 1893 which would have been the year of the Columbian Exposition. Very good condition.
H9008 Tiffany Mid Century Sterling Pitcher
A sterling silver pitcher by Tiffany and Company dated 1938 with elegant mid century lines and never monogrammed.
Weight 31.1 toz.
9010 Set of Flatware by Wallace in the Grande Baroque Pattern
A set of Wallace Grande Baroque flatware service for 12 total 106 pieces. Total weighable silver 138.3 troy oz including knife handles. Please click on the picture for full details of the set.
Price on request
H9011 Austrian Silver Etrog/Sugar Box
An Austrian antique silver sugar box with a cast fruit finial and four cast applied feet. The surface is satin finished and engraved. Marked with the Diana head mark 3rd purity. Weight 13.95 toz.
4 3/4" by 3 3/4" by 5" tall.
H9012 Austrian Silver Sugar Box
An Austrian sugar box with hinged finial or handle and hinged lid. Engraved surface. Marked with the Diana head mark.
Weight 15.20 toz.
5 1/2" by 4" by 5" tall.
H9007 S Kirk & Son Co Bowl and Plate
A rare antique sterling landscape bowl and plate with superbly chased detail depicting castles and buildings with trees. Very heavy quality. Never monogrammed. 4 1/2" diameter. 6" width of bowl. Diameter of plate 8". Weight 24.4 toz.
Art Nouveau Salad Set by Frank Whiting, Easter Lily
Frank Whiting sterling silver salad set in the Easter Lily pattern in the Art Nouveau style. Length 9 1/4"; weight 6.40 troy oz. Good condition with just light scratches from use and never monogrammed.
N9006 Duhme Sterling Heavy Toast Rack Circa 1900
A good quality heavy antique sterling silver toast rack by Duhme of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Height 6" at the handle. Weight 10.35 toz.
8141 Five Heavy English Silver Tablespoons
Five antique sterling English tablespoons with engraved crests by Albert and Joseph Savory London 1840. Kings pattern.
Weight 17.45 toz. 3.5 toz each
Price: $85.00 each
8140 Twelve Dessert Spoons
Twelve English sterling silver dessert spoons in the Queens pattern dated London 1899 by William Hutton.
Length 7 3/8". Weight 20.7 toz.
English Silver Ice Cream Spoons Stag Hunt by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths
A set of six English sterling silver gilt Ice cream spoons in the Stag Hunt pattern by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths dated London 1918. Length of each spoon 5 1/4". Total weight 6.90 troy oz. Good condition and never monogrammed.
Price: $1,500.00 for the set of six
KN8860 Knowles Rose/Bug Sterling Ice Tongs
A pair of antique sterling Knowles Rose/Bug ice tongs with gold washed satin finished bowls. The top bowl is finely engraved. Length 7".
RH8938 Tiffany Sterling Pitcher Charles Osborne Circa 1879
A spot hammered antique sterling silver pitcher marked with Tiffany and Company and probably designed by Charles Osborne for Tiffany. The chased swirls on the sides are typical of Osborne's design as is the band of decoration circumventing the top of the pitcher which has applied silver bugs and dragon flies. Height 7 5/8". Weight 22 toz.
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RH8983 Schofield Baltimore Sterling Eastern Chinoiserie Punch Set
An ornate hand chased Baltimore sterling punch set by Schofield with Chinese scenes and figures chased on the large punch bowl and the twelve punch cups. Quite an unusual motif for that maker. Excellent condition. Total weight 113 toz. Height 8 1/2". Diameter 14". Diameter of cups 3 1/2". Height of cups 2 1/2".
Shiebler Chrysanthemum Asparagus Server
A Shiebler antique sterling asparagus serving fork with gold washed tines and ornate chrysanthemum handle. Monogrammed and inscribed on the reverse of the handle. Length
9". Weight 5.10 toz.
H8965 Loring Andrews Chocolate Set On Tray Circa 1900
A stylish antique sterling silver chocolate set on a rectangular tray in the Landscape pattern marked by Loring Andrews of Cincinnati. The center of the tray engraved with a diapered pattern and never monogrammed. The tray is really over the top with crisp detailed engraving. The vacant cartouche surrounded by an engraved wreath. Combined weight 134 toz. Tray 26" by 13". Pot 9 1/4" tall.
Georg Jensen Sterling Pin
A sterling silver modernist pin by Georg Jensen of Copenhagen, Denmark marked with style number 342. Post 1940.
Length 3" by 1 3/4" wide
8760 Chased Vine English Antique Silver Dessert Set
An antique silver gilt English dessert set in the chased and pierced vine pattern, a service for nine comprising nine dessert knives, 9 dessert forks, 9 dessert spoons, 9 ice cream spoons, 9 coffee spoons, 2 ladles, 1 nut cracker, 1 serving spoon. In perfect condition with engraved crests.
EX6047 John Wendt Large Serving Fork
An antique sterling silver serving fork (fish) with a three dimensional cast bird terminal. Retailed by Ford & Tupper. Engraved tines. Circa 1875. Length 10". Weight 3.20 toz.
French Silver Dessert Spoons
Twelve antique silver French flat dessert spoons in the Regence pattern. Marked in the bowls with the first purity mark and the head of Mercury.
Length 5 1/2".
Weight 10.10 toz.
Price: $950.00 for the set of twelve
8896 Gorham Lotus Sterling Silver Pie Server
A good Gorham antique sterling silver pie server with engraving in the bowl and in excellent condition.
Length 10 1/2". Weight 2.9 toz.
RH8998 Unusual Gorham Sterling Whole Fish Platter 24" 117 toz.
A large Gorham antique sterling fish platter with a pierced liner insert marked with special order letters on the base of the tray. Circa 1900. Length 24". Weight 117 toz. A heavy fine quality useful item by a quality manufacturer.
Whiting (attributed to) Cattail Serving Spoon
A sterling silver serving spoon with gold washed satin bowl attributed to Whiting and marked sterling and 8 with three dimensional cattail on the top of the handle. The spoon is in good condition. There are a few tiny dings in the bowl. Length 10 1/8"; weight 1.70 troy oz.
8987 Six Bacchanalian Spoons and Forks William IV London 1834
Six English antique silver William IV dessert spoons and forks in the Bacchanalian pattern hallmarked London 1834 WT. Spoons 7 1/8" Forks 7". All same maker and date.
Price: $2,750.00 for the twelve
8987A Twelve William IV Bacchanalian Sterling Gilted Knives London 1836
Twelve antique sterling silver gilt pointed fruit knives engraved with crests on the blades. Bacchanalian pattern. Ornate hand decorated blades.Length 8 1/2" Dated London 1836. Maker William Eaton.
Price: $2,950.00 for the twelve
8987 English Silver Bacchanalian Dessert Set 18 Pieces
An eighteen piece English silver gilt dessert set in the Bacchanalian pattern composed of six knives (8 1/2") maker Wakely & Wheeler dated London 1886, six forks (7") maker Wakely & Wheeler dated London 1886 and six dessert spoons (7") maker Wakely & Wheeler London 1887, the spoons and forks having a crest on the back of the handle and the knives with an small F monogram.
Price: $3,750.00 for the set
8968 Tiffany Large Fruit Bowl with Japanese Cucumbers 57 troy ounces
A rare and important large Tiffany antique sterling silver bowl with hammered surfaces and applied gold washed Japanese cucumbers. A fantastic array of applied silver Japanese cucumbers with branches on the base and outside of the bowl. The interior is gold washed and has an acid etched mirror detail of the exterior applications. A superb museum quality fruit bowl by Tiffany & Company dated 1877. Custom acid etched monogram. Height 7" Diameter 11 1/2".
Cox & Bettridge Tea Caddy Spoon 1811
An antique Georgian silver tea caddy spoon with square bowl engraved with bright cut patterns by Cox & Bettridge of Birmingham dated 1811. Length 2 1/2".
Heavy Coin Silver Landscape Cup California Interest Circa 1860
A large heavy coin silver hand chased cup with landscape scenes. Made by Albert Coles of New York and retailed by the California retailer Barrett & Sherwood. Chunky base and a total weight of 7.2 troy ounces. Height 3 1/2"
Tiffany Sterling Tea Caddy Spoon
A Tiffany antique sterling silver tea caddy spoon numbered 630 which puts it in the 1885 date period. Lightly gold washed and with a cast bird on a basket of flowers on the handle. Length 2 1/2". Weight .40 toz.
H8971 Kirk Sterling Silver Landscape Tea Caddy Circa 1900
A crisp detailed antique sterling hand chased tea caddy by S Kirk and Son of Baltimore, Md. There are two lion mask handles with hanging rings on the sides and the cap pulls off. Height 5". Weight 8.75 toz
RH8926 Pair of Chinese Export Silver Bon Bon Dishes Wang Hing
A fine quality pair of ornate Chinese Silver oval footed bowls with dragon feet and applied irises and birds and butterflies. The maker is Wang Hing. Height 6". Weight 38 toz.
H8985 Unusual Gorham Sterling Gold Washed Cup circa 1893
An unusual Gorham antique sterling beaker with gold washed surface inscribed on the base and with three dimensional applied wheat. Height 3 3/4". Weight: 5.45 toz.
Sterling Triple Bon Bon Server
An antique sterling assembled three level sweetmeat and small cake server with three Shreve plates. The maker of the sterling stand is different to the three plates that are inserted into the rings. The retailer of the stand is Bigelow Kennard and Company of Boston.. Total weight with the plates 20 toz. Height 10 1/2" . Diameter of plates 6". Interior field 4"
8997 English Fish Set by Mappin & Webb Sheffield 1905
An English antique sterling silver fish set by Mappin & Webb circa 1905 with a large Japonesque fan shaped blade finely pierced and engraved with multiple fish forms. Length 14 1/2" and 10 1/2". Hollow handles embossed with a marine design on both sides
Massive Sterling American Serving Fork circa 1890
A large three tine serving fork with an ornate handle. The fork has the mark of a fleur des lis and is marked sterling.
Length 10 1/4" Weight 5.85 toz.
RH8990 Massive German Charger Augsburg 23" by 19"
A large oval antique silver charger with hand chased battle scenes and cornucopia with winged angels on the border. Marked in two places on the front. Circa 1840.
Weight 64.5 toz.
RH8969 Rare Tiffany Sterling Persian Style Epergne circa 1895
An antique sterling Tiffany ornate Persian style epergne with three reticulated arms bearing sterling gold washed plates inscribed 1895 with monogrammed presentations and a larger central plate at the top. The silver plates have pedestal bases which cap a supporting mount to sit firmly on the supporting arms. The casting and decoration is in a exotic Eastern style incorporating paisley motifs in multiple dimensions. Total weight 113.5 toz. Height 18".
H8993 Taylor & Lawrie Coin Silver Covered Bowl
An antique American coin silver bowl on pedestal with a lid effectively ornately chased with what looks like sea foam and waves. There are two lion mask handles and rings from the mouths. Circa 1860. Weight 40.20 toz. Height 10" with the lid at the finial. Monogrammed on one side.
H8966 Loring Andrews Cincinnati Sterling Ewer Circa 1912
A superbly hand chased tall antique sterling silver ewer by Loring Andrews with castles and lakes contrasted in different techniques used in the manufacture. There are swans chased on the water. The condition is quite pristine and there is a 1912 inscription on the edge of the base. Unusual castle chasing on the base also.
Weight 47.10 toz. Height 16 1/2".
Gorham Coin Silver Seal Top Spoon
A 9 3/4" Gorham antique coin silver serving spoon with a milled edge seal top terminal. A heavy quality item which feels good in the hand and weighs 2.25 toz.
GS8888 George Sharp Cheese Knife
A George Sharp antique silver cheese knife with engraved blade and three heavy duty teeth at the tip of the blade. Never monogrammed. Length 8". Weight 2.30 toz.
8806 Georg Jensen Sterling Cake Lifter #144
A rare sterling silver cake or pastry lifter by Georg Jensen with a bud and applied loop handle. Length 6 1/4" by 3" wide. Weight 5.25 troy oz. Very good condition. Marked Georg Jensen in oval dots, sterling, Denmark and 144.
RH8978 Rare Gorham Elephant Handle Pitcher Circa 1880
A rare Gorham square antique sterling pitcher with a soft satin finish and a cast elephant form handle. Marked with a date letter for 1880. The pitcher has an ornate band of applied decoration at the base and retains the original gold wash in the interior.
Height 7". Weight 24.2 toz.
N8994 French Silver Cheroot Holder
An unusual French antique silver cheroot holder with a reticulated base for inserting the cheroots and an engraved match holder at the rear. The figure is that of a female native of Tahiti in a grass skirt supporting a palm tree with palm fronds cascading in a umbrella form. French Minerva head mark of first purity. Height 8 1/4". Weight 9.6 toz.
8967 Whiting Mixed Metals Pitcher
A Whiting antique sterling hammered pitcher with chased sea shells and a large applied crab with copper shell. The handle is also spot hammered.
Weight 28.85 toz. Height 7 1/4".
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RH8935 Gorham Martele Special Order Pitcher on Tray Circa 1909
A large Gorham Martele special order pitcher and undertray, both monogrammed and chased with dandelion blossoms and leaves in various stages of maturation. The handle is chased with a similar motif. Height 9 3/4". Tray 10" by 10". Combined weight 76 toz.
H8957 German 925 Sterling Charger Plates
A perfect set of twelve sterling silver charger plates with German marks showing purity of 925/1000 and a maker stamp. The plates are a large diameter and support a dinner plate extending beyond a plate enough to make an impressive dinner table. Diameter 12". Weight 223 toz.
Priced per ounce. Please inquire
RH8937 Rare Dominick & Haff Sterling Pitcher Circa 1882
A hand hammered Japonesque antique sterling pitcher by Dominick and Haff dated 1882. There are dragon flies and leaves on a spot hammered surface and the handle is hand hammered. Height 7 5/8". Weight 28 toz.
8868 Mappin & Webb Sandwich Tongs Sheffield 1906
A pierced and engraved English silver Queen's pattern asparagus or wide sandwich tongs dated Sheffield 1906 engraved with a crest on the curve of the handle. Maker Mappin and Webb. Weight 5.7 toz. Length 7 1/2"
Gorham Medallion Boxed Serving Spoon Circa 1870
A pristine Gorham sterling silver medallion pattern spoon measuring 9" with a weight of 2.2 toz. In the original fitted box which is in two parts because the hinge has split.
H8807 Jensen Sterling Bowl 180B
A George Jensen sterling hammered bowl numbered 180B with a theatre guild inscription on the base from 1930. Height 4 3/8". Weight 9.60 toz.
RH8936 Tiffany Antique Sterling Pitcher
A rare tall Tiffany antique sterling silver pitcher with a Japanese influenced motifs including multiple applied detailed cast fish and engraved seaweed on a satin finished area. Bordered by ornate applied die rolled bands. The base and rim are smooth for a very effective contrast. A fine early example of the Japanese movement by Tiffany & Company. Circa 1876. Height 9 3/8" tall. Weight 37 toz.
H8951 Chinese Silver Coffee Pot
A Chinese antique silver coffee pot circa 1910 by Luen Hing of Shanghai. The pot has an interior bucket chaped infuser. Applied blossoms around the 8" tall body. The lid opens on a hinge. Weight 20.55 toz.
RH8941 Gorham Martele 950 Silver Vase c1904
A hand hammered Gorham Martele vase with undulating top and chased floral decoration. Height 8 1/4"; weight 31 troy oz. Marked GZM and Martele marks as well as 950/1000.
H8776 Kirk Antique Silver 11 Ounce Tureen on Footed Base
An antique oval 11 ounce silver Kirk oval tureen with large cast bird finial on a footed stand with original burner. The chasing depicts wild game being hunted with dogs and other wild animals on the reverse. Ornately cast feet support the heavy base and burner. An unusual example with a large presence in the form of a chafing dish. Height 11 1/2". Width 14". 11" deep. Weight 117 toz.
Heavy Shiebler Antique Sterling Fish Set
A two piece antique sterling fish serving set by Shiebler. Ornate cast applied floral band on the handles. Length 12 1/4" and 11". Weight 11.25 toz.
N8897 Norwegian Silver Fish Spice Box
A fine Norwegian silver spice box in the shape of a fish. The head hinges open to fill and the mouth hinges open. Length 2 3/4".
H8939 Tiffany Antique Silver Teapot circa 1850
A Tiffany antique coin silver teapot marked with the earliest Tiffany mark of Tiffany Young & Ellis with the JCM mark. The pot has the unbelievable weight of 44.35 troy ounces. Chased with scrolls and flowers, the hinged lid has a cast bird finial and recessed hinges. Very fine quality. Height 5 3/4". Length 10".
8812 Gorham Mixed Metals Cocktail Forks
A set of twelve Gorham antique sterling silver cocktail forks with applied copper Japanese motifs including sea creatures and birds. All mixed metal applications on a completely spot hammered surface. Length 6". Weight 8.55 toz.
Price: $1,795.00 for the set
EX8908 Shiebler All Sterling Solid Fruit Knives
Twelve engraved and hammered antique sterling fruit knives by George Shiebler in the Japanese taste measuring 5 7/8". Weight 12.4 toz.
Price: $2,400.00 for the twelve
N5941 Tiffany Sterling Silver Chambersticks
Twelve matching antique sterling chambersticks by Tiffany & Company circa 1910. All fully marked with a weight of 1.5 toz each. 2 3/4" square.
Price: $2,950.00 for the twelve
H8663 Gorham Sterling Japanese Teapot
A Gorham Japanese antique sterling teapot with engraved Japanese motifs and a basket weave wrapped handle. On four small applied feet. The lid is hinged and the handle swings by pivoting on two supports on the top of the teapot. Weight 11 toz. Height without handle 4 1/4". Date letter P for 1883.
N8831 Tiffany Japonesque Match Holder
A rare Tiffany antique sterling silver Japonesque match holder with the striker engraved into the base. Fully marked and circa 1880. The surfaces are spot hammered and applied with oak leaves and engraved tendrils. There is an applied bug and engraved partially gold washed Japanese motifs on the neck. The hollow area at the center is for used matches to be placed after lighting and extinguishing. Height 3". Weight 3.4 toz.
H8948 Tiffany Sterling Dessert Serving Plates
Six matching antique sterling 8 3/4" diameter plates with fine acid etched floral borders. Monogrammed. Circa 1910. Weight 86.7 toz. The plates are elevated on a ring foot and are for serving fruit on table. Fine quality. The etching shows nicely and is very well detailed and crisp.
Price: $7,500.00 for the six serving plates
EX8890 Gorham Saxon Stag Macaroni Server
A Gorham Saxon Stag pattern coin silver early macaroni server monogrammed on the back of the handle and with a gold washed bright cut bowl. Pristine condition. Length 9". Weight 3.5 toz.
8859 Large Gorham Medallion Serving Tongs
A large pair of Gorham antique sterling silver serving tongs with medallion handles and long arms terminating in a bowl and a chicken claw. Gold washed bowl and tines. Perfect condition with excellent spring. Length 11 1/2". Weight 5.9 toz.
N8863 Large English Footed Pomander by William Comyns
A large impressive Edwardian footed English antique silver pomander by William Comyns hallmarked London 1903. The hinged lid has a cast scene of a bridal carriage with wedding bells on either side. Dimensions 7" by 4 1/2" by 4 1/4" tall. Weight 12.35 toz.
RH8931 Rare Gorham Sterling Tureen date letter 1885
A full size puffy antique sterling hand chased Gorham tureen with Indian motifs and design. The lid pulls off. The ornate feet have elements of Indian design also and the entire tureen has a stippled background to contrast the glorious chasing. The lid has a chrysanthemum finial. Dated 1885. Weight 75.7 toz.
RH8929 Gorham Japonesque Sugar & Cream Jug Circa 1877
An unusual Gorham hammered Japonesque sugar & creamer with engraved Japanese motifs including butterflies and birds. Weight 14.10 toz. the sugar basket is 3 1/4" tall with a swing handle.
RH8927 Hans Hansen 1969 Coffee Pot
A modern Danish sterling silver coffee pot with wrapped insulated handle and sleek design. Hinged lid with engraved concentric design on the lid. Height 7 1/2". Weight 24.7 toz. Numbered 404.
T8922 Whiting Mixed Metal and Sterling Hammered Coffee Pot
An antique sterling spot hammered coffee pot by Whiting with applied blossoms, a very large bug on one side and two bugs on the other side. There is a copper bug on the hinged dome lid. Engraved plants between the applications. Excellent condition. Height 7 1.2". Weight 11.05 toz. Museum quality.
T8792 Pair of Austrian Silver Tea Caddies Vienna 1832
A pair of Austrian 13 purity tea caddies dated 1832 from Vienna marked with multiple marks including the wheel mark and a maker TSMO. Marked in many places including on the lids. Height 6 1/4". Weight 13.45 & 11.35 toz.
Price: $2,750.00 for the pair
H8928 Canfield Baltimore Coin Silver Sugar Urn
A hand chased coin silver sugar urn with swan finial. Given as an agricultural prize. Fine condition. Height 7". Weight 16.45 toz.
H8923 Tuttle Cocktail Shaker
A stylish sterling silver cocktail shaker from the Harry Truman era by Tuttle with fish form feet and an engraved power boat on the front. The name on the boat is BINK II. The cocktail shaker weighs a hefty 39.4 toz. Height 11 1/2". Circa 1950.
N8946 Lebkuecher Hardstone Mechanical Box
An antique hardstone mechanical cigarette box with rooster finial and sterling mounts by Lebkuecher circa 1896-1909. Measures 6 1/2". Excellent condition.
N8867 English Silver Pomander Box
A small English silver pomander box with a hinged lid and cherub faces on the lid. Monogrammed. Length 4". Height 1 3/4". Birmingham 1904.
N8878 English Silver 1930s Menu Holders
Two special English hallmarked silver menu holders set with large cameos and coral beads. Circa 1930. Weighted. Maker C & C. Height 3"
Price: $1,500.00 for the two
N8851 Dutch Silver Fish Spice Box
An interesting Dutch antique silver flat fish spice box with red stone eyes. Length 4". Date letter 1903.
N8852 German Fish Spice Box
A German antique silver fish spice box with marks in the head. French import marks. Length 5"
8858 Wendt Medallion Antique Sterling Sandwich Tongs
A large John Wendt medallion pattern sandwich tongs with finely engraved blades and a lovely crest on the outside curve of the handle. Both blades are pierced as well as engraved on the outside.
Length 10 1/4". Weight 7.8 toz.
H8808 Jensen Sterling Compote 263A
A George Jensen sterling hammered tazza with grapes numbered 263A. Height 5". Weight 8.15 toz.
H8796 Loring Andrews Landscape Tea Caddy
A Loring Andrews antique sterling silver tea caddy finely chased with high relief flowers and landscape scenes.
The tea caddy measures 5" tall and has a weight of 7.7 toz.
EX8891 George Sharp Sterling Cheese Scoop
An antique silver cheese scoop with the mark of George Sharp, a chunky item with a weight of 2.9 toz and a length of 8". The scoop has a gold washed engraved blade and an applied mouse on the handle. The terminal has a large three dimensional applied bull head. Nice clear marks and the word sterling on the handle. Engraved detail on the edges of the blade and the handle.
H8818 Tiffany Antique Silver Bowl and Plate
An antique Tiffany sterling bowl and plate with applied ivy vines and leaves and applied birds with matching plate. Rose gold washed interior. Weight 17.85 toz. Diameter 5 1/4". Height 3 3/4". Plate diameter 6 1/2". Wear to interior gilding.
EX8872 French Silver Confectionery Spoons
Two French antique art nouveau confectionery spoons with English import marks in a fitted case retailed by Maple & Company of London. Length 6 3/8". Gold washed bowls.
H8854 Quality Gorham Sterling Silver Child's Set
Including a cup, porringer and plate in heavy silver with applied cast flowers and a gold washed interior to the cup. The plate and bowl have a monogram. Weight 33.35 toz. Date letter for 1899. Cup 3 5/8" tall. Bowl 5 1/2" diameter. Plate 7 3/4" diameter.
EX8846 Quality American Silver Fish Slice in Original fitted Box
A fine quality American silver fish slice marked sterling on the naturalistic handle and with a pierced and engraved blade depicting a fish. Length 12 1/2". Weight 4.8 toz. Pristine condition.
Important Tall Tiffany Sterling Repousse Pitcher
A large important hand chased floral water pitcher chased with ferns anda variety of flowers. The finest chasing throughout the pitcher especially on the corners giving the pitcher three dimensional depth. Height 11". Weight 55 toz.
H8793 Unusual Whiting Sugar Caddy
A Whiting antique sterling silver sugar caddy with pull off lid. The finial and feet have Egyptian influenced elements and the handle swings down for the lid to come off. Circa 1875. Weight 18.10 toz. Height 5 1/4" without the handle.
H8919 Tiffany Acid Etched Sugar Bowl
An antique sterling silver Persian style sugar bowl by Tiffany & Company with lid. The bowl has ornate handles and a decorated lid. Excellent quality with a weight of 11.10 toz. Height 3 3/4". Length across handles 5 3/4"
A0006 Shreve Sterling Cake Stand with Water Lilies and Lily Pads
A large footed sterling silver cake stand or compote by Shreve of San Francisco with chased water lilies, lily pads and buds. Diameter 12"; interior 5"; diameter of base 6 1/2"; height 5 3/4"; weight 36.95 troy oz. Monogrammed with a D in the center. Excellent condition.
RH8730 Pair of Gorham Antique Sterling Vegetable Tureens
A matching pair of monogrammed antique sterling covered vegetable dishes with cast stag finials and cast applied satyr handles holding rings. Beaded edges and ornate die rolled bands. Monogrammed with a large "S". Length 11". Depth 7". Pristine condition. Weight 76 toz.
Price: $5,900.00 for the pair
RH8773 English Silver Wine Carafe Circa 1870
An antique English silver and etched glass carafe by William and George Sissons of Sheffield circa 1870 in superb condition with a rampant lion crest in the cartouche. The decoration of the silver is done by hand and includes chasing and engraving. The decoration on the glass is very finely executed and depicts a Roman chariot with swags and bows in concentric bands. Height 10 1/2".
H8758 Italian Sterling Silver Tray
A large Italian sterling silver tray with cast cala lily handles made by Calegaro of Padua, Italy. 26 1/2" by 16 3/4" . Weight 125 toz. Circa 1990.
EX8763 Gorham Crab Soup Ladle 13"
A large full size antique sterling hand hammered soup ladle with a large applied crab and fish on the front of the handle. Weight 7.55 troy ounces. Length 13"
H8748 Carrington and Company Silver Punch Bowl
An English Edwardian silver gold washed punch bowl chased with grapes and vines in a band at the top. Engraved with the crest of the Campbell clan and the boar's head representing the same on the reverse. Length 19" across handles. Height 9". Weight 95 toz. London 1907.
H78738 Tackhing Chinese Silver Punch Set
A large Chinese silver complete punch set Tackhing of Hong Kong with 24 punch cups and large tray bowl and ladle, all marked. Click on picture for more details. Weight 211 toz.
RH8742 Dominick & Haff Pitcher
An antique Aesthetic Movement sterling pitcher by Dominick & Haff of New York dated 1880 in excellent condition with detailed intaglio chasing on a spot hammered background. Weight 30.6 toz. Height 9"
8722 John Emes Fish Slice London 1802
An antique English silver fish server with pierced blade and hollow handle dated London 1802 with an engraved crest and wreath on the blade.
Length 11 1/2".
T8751 Mathew Linwood Caddy Spoon
A leaf shaped antique sterling silver tea caddy spoon dated 1808 and hallmarked in Birmingham, England. Monogrammed on the handle and marked in the leaf bowl. Length 3"
GS8691 George Sharp Dessert Set
A thirteen piece dessert set by George Sharp of Philadelphia comprising twelve 5 1/2" spoons and one 11" serving spoon. All monogrammed on the reverse of the bowls. Lightly gold washed bowls. Cast cat tail and leaves applied to each handle.
Price: $2,750.00 for the set
8687 Bailey & Kitchen Coin Forks 37 toz
Eighteen 7 1/2" long Bailey & Kitchen coin silver forks in the fiddle shell pattern monogrammed on the front of the handles. Total weight 37 toz.
RH8735 Tiffany Sterling Pitcher
A Tiffany antique sterling pitcher with apot hammered surface and applied sumac. Added dimension with acid etching of the leaves of the sumac plant. Graduated pearling on the handle together with the spot hammering.
Height 8". Weight 25.75 toz.
H8733 Tiffany Sterling Tureen circa 1880
Indian influenced engraving with incredible depth and quality and a large cast detailed whippet finial. Remarkably dense engraving on the pedestal base and handles. Weight 84.6 toz. Height 11".
Danish Silver & Ceramic 1949 Jam Pot
A Danish silver and ceramic jam pot with the 1949 date in the Danish silver hallmark and a mark JS which we think is a Danish assayer mark.. Height 4 3/4". The spoon measures 6".
H8690 Redlich Sterling Candlesticks
An unusual pair of antique sterling candlesticks by Redlich (no maker's mark but this is a Redlich pattern) with reticulated bases decorated with roses. There are chased roses on the stems and art nouveau style engraved monograms on each base. The tops are solid cast sterling three dimensional roses. Height 10". The columns are weighted but the reticulated areas are open.
Price: $3,950.00 for the pair
RH8640 Rare Early Gorham Martele Vase 18"
A rare Gorham Martele sample vase with delicate floral chasing and four chased dolphin face forming the base. Chased in panels on a finely hammered background.
Weight 78.45 troy ounces.
RH8660 Peer Smed Tea and Coffee Set
A rare hand hammered sterling silver tea set by Peer Smed in superb condition with applied monograms on the smaller pieces and pierced monograms inside the two pots. Reticulated bases. Weight 70.45 toz. Tallest pot 10".
8510 Gorham Tea Caddy
A rare Gorham hammered and applied mixed metals tea caddy with a large applied spider and berries. On the other side is a large intricate spider web with an insect at the center. Deliberate indentations give the tea caddy added dimension. The lid pulls off. The base has a leaf applied with a date of presentation. Circa 1879. Height 4 1/4'. Weight 8.55 toz.
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H8565 Large Tiffany Sterling Fruit Bowl
A large unusual Tiffany hand hammered sterling silver fruit bowl with the ruffled rim. Marked with Tiffany Makers mark and circa 1960. Weight 52 toz.
EX8551 Gorham Saxon Stag Tongs
A large spectacular coin silver Gorham Saxon stag tongs retailed by Starr & Marcus of New York. In pristine condition and deacquisitioned from a museum. Pierced lower blade and claw upper arm. Length 13". Weight 9.10 toz.
8522/8523 Rarest Gorham Knives with Japanese handles
Eleven of the finest Gorham knives with sterling blades and Japanese kozuka handles. In particular the handles are of the very finest quality with interesting Japanese style matching monograms. The engraved sterling blades vary in form but the set started out life together. The Gold on the handles is in pristine condition. Length 7 7/8"
RH8534 Gorham Martele Coffee Set
An art nouveau antique silver coffee set in the Gorham Martele series marked as a sample and numbered 1410 on the tray and 1411 on the other three pieces. Circa 1899. Weight 68.30toz.
RH8492 Pair of Tiffany Vegetable Dishes
A fine pair of Tiffany antique sterling silver covered vegetable tureens in the Chinese Chippendale style. The tureens are chased with ornate floral bands of decoration. The handles have four rooster heads in the design. Weight 109 troy ounces.
RH8261 Monumental Tuttle Vases
A rare pair of impressive antique art deco sterling vases by Tuttle with fish faces as handles on the side. Applied gadrooned edges on the base and lip.
Marked with CC in the crescent for Calvin Coolidge (President).
Height 16". Weight 110 troy ounces.
George Sharp Serving Fork
A rare George Sharp sterling serving fork with a canopy mounted by a stag head. The terminal is a knight's helmet with a mouse. Excellent condition with perfect gold wash. Length 11 1/2". Weight 4.9 toz.
Ball Black salad Set
A superb antique sterling silver Ball Black salad serving set with cast figural handles. Engraved gold washed bowls. Length 11 1/2". Weight 11 troy ounces.
Price on request
Tiffany Large Antique Sterling Nut Scoop
A large pierced Tiffany sterling nut scoop with gold washed pierced bowl and squirrel terminal. Cast detail on the handle including detailed acorns and leaves. A heavy cast server measuring 10 1/4". Weight 5.55 toz.
8290 Petersen Montreal Canada Flatware
A very rare service for twelve of Carl Poul Petersen sterling silver hand hammered flatware comprising dinner knife 9 3/8", dinner fork 7 7/8", salad forks 6 1/8", round bowl soup spoons 7", teaspoons 5 3/4", coffee spoons 5 1/4". 71 pieces (one coffee spoon damaged) Excellent condition. Danish blades on the knives.