Britannia Fine Antique Silver
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FH29 Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Scoop
A large antique sterling silver scoop circa 1870 by Wood and Hughes of New York with a gold washed bowl and cast cherub terminal.
Length: 10 5/8"
Weight: 4.65 troy oz
N8149 Barbour Silver Figural Silver Plate Napkin Ring Tom Sawyer #8
A figural silver plate napkin ring by Barbour Silver depicting a figure of Tom Sawyer standing on a platform with the engraved ring behind him. Very good condition and never monogrammed. Height 3 3/4"; length 3".
N8153 John Wendt American Sterling Perfume Chatelaine Circa 1870
An antique sterling silver perfume flask on the original chatelaine marked on the clip and engraved with 1870s style japanese engraved decoration. The silver has a satin finish throughout. The flask measures 3 1/4". Extended measurement is 9 1/4". The cap unscrews to open.
N8134 Rare Durgin Trompe L'oeil Sterling Pepper Shaker
A rare early Durgin antique sterling trompe l'oeil pepper shaker in the form of an Italian liqueur bottle. It is inscribed 'Marrascpino Fino Trieste' and engraved with a crest. That translates to a 'refined Maraschino sherry'; Trieste being a seaport in Northern Italy. The lid is removable for filling. Marked with the early Durgin bee mark, sterling silver, 925/1000, 110/1 and retailed by Shreve, Crump & Low. Good condition. Circa 1880.
Height 5 1/4"
Weight 2.15 troy oz.
RH8145 William Comyns Arts & Crafts Antique Silver Vase
An unusual arts and crafts English antique sterling silver vase with hand hammering and floral chasing in panels on all sides. The vase is tall enough to have a significant presence and the chasing is very fine with a perfect patina. Hallmarked 1902 with the mark of William Comyns.
Total Height with the applied base 9 1/2".
8135 Philo Gilbert Jenny Lind Pastry Server
A coin silver pastry server in the Jenny Lind pattern by Philo B Gilbert of New York, NY with engraved blade. Monogrammed with a three letter monogram on the handle. Length 9"; weight 2.15 troy oz. Very good condition.
H8128 Tiffany Hammered Sterling Footed Cake Plate
A hand hammered sterling silver Martele style footed cake plate by Tiffany & Co. with undulating border and chased floral decoration. Monogrammed in the center of the plate. Diameter overall 11"; interior diameter 6 1/2"; height 1 1/2"; weight 29.90 troy oz.
GG0003 Rare English Nautilus Shell Silver Plate Spoon Warmer
A rare and unusual antique English silver plate spoon warmer on a base with four attached bun feet and a figural fish support between the base and the nautilus shell. The lid opens on a hinge. Maker Frederick Wilson of Sheffield, circa 1882. Height 6 3/4" by 5 1/4" wide. Very good condition.
FH28 Lily of the Valley Salad Set
A sterling silver salad serving set by Gorham with three dimensional lily of the valley at the top of the handles and pierced and gilded bowls. Length spoon 10 5/8"; fork 10 7/8". They are lightly monogrammed M.E.M. on the back of the leaves. Excellent condition.
Price: $2,550.00 HOLD
TJ8127 Tiffany Japanese Sterling Ruffled Scoop
A Tiffany antique sterling fruit of dessert scoop in the Japanese pattern with a ruffled deep bowl monogrammed with an old English "D" on the reverse of the handle. Length 9 1/4". Good crisp detail in the pattern.
FH27 Rare Gorham Isis Fish Set in Box
A pristine Gorham Isis sterling silver fish set in the original fitted Gorham box circa 1867. The gilding engraving and piercing all extremely fine. 12 1/4" and 9 1/2".
FH26 Wood & Hughes Sterling Fish Set
A fine quality Wood & Hughes antique sterling silver fish serving set with a textured gold washed blade decorated with bright cut engraving and masks on the handles. Weight 8.30 troy ounces. Length 12 1/2" & 12". As close to pristine condition as the set can be.
Price: $2,500.00 for the two piece set
H8129 German Antique Silver Cup
A double sided German silver wine cup with what looks like Bacchus faces on each side. The cup bears the maker's mark of Neresheimer of Hanau, Germany and the sponsor mark of Berthold Muller with the Chester import mark of 1898. Fine detail. Measures 5" tall with a weight of 8.55 troy ounces.
Price: $1,950.00 HOLD
FH26 Gorham Silence Sauce Ladles and a rare Oyster Ladle
Here are two Gorham sterling 8 3/4" Silence pattern sauce ladles together with a large 12 1/2" oyster ladle in the Gorham Silence pattern. The sauce ladles have monograms on the outside of each bowl. All gold washed inside the bowls. Fully marked with Gorham marks. The Silence pattern depicts two cast applied Egyptian figures facing away from one another at the base of the handle. Light engraving on the exterior of the bowls.
FH25 Gorham Mixed Metals Sterling Cocktail Forks
A set of twelve pristine antique sterling and mixed metals Gorham cocktail forks with applied copper and silver Japanese motifs on a hand hammered handle. The back of the handles are satin finished and monogrammed and the tines are gold washed and satin finished. Marked lion, anchor, G, sterling & other metals. Length 5 7/8".
Price: $2,850.00 the set
FH22 Gorham Cube/Bust Flatware
Twelve Gorham coin silver dessert spoons 6 1/8" Gorham bust pattern with a cube bearing a "K" monogram in the handle.
A Gorham Cube/Bust coin silver monogrammed shovel shaped server with gold washed blade. Two medallions applied to the sides of the large cube which also has a monogram on the front. Length 9 1/8".
Price: $12 spoons $1,800.00
Shovel Server: $1,500.00
FH21 George Sharp Antique Sterling Dessert Flatware
Twelve dessert spoons by George Sharp of Philadelphia with helmet and mouse terminals and a single serving scoop by the same maker with the same terminal. Gold washed bowls. Spoons 5 1/2". Server 10 1/2". Server monogrammed.
Price: Serving scoop: $1,895.00 12 Spoons: $1,750.00 for the set of 12
8115 Three Pristine Irish Tablespoons John Sheils Dublin 1783
Three pristine bright cut antique silver tablespoons with bright cut engraving and a unicorn crest in the cartouche on the handle. Large clear hallmarks for Dublin 1783 by John Sheils. Length 9 1/4"
FH21 Gorham Lady Sterling Silver Shovel
A Gorham sterling silver shovel in the Lady pattern monogrammed with a script letter Lin the center of the bright cut decorated disc applied to the handle, decorated with a cast bow. Marked on the back of the handle which also has a female hand at the junction with the bowl. Length: 10". Weight: 2.95 troy oz. Circa 1867.
RH8119 Gorham Martele Sterling Bowl
An oval Gorham Martele sterling silver bowl with undulating Art Nouveau border. The interior has a gold wash. Length 10 1/2" by 9 1/4" wide. Weight 23.10 troy oz. Full marks on the base together with H/PO. Date of manufacture 1905. Very good condition with no monogram.
H8092 Gorham Special Order Sterling Pitcher Circa 1900
A very fine quality 51 troy ounce Gorham sterling pitcher with wonderful hand chased detail and a large Y monogram on one side in the cartouche. Circa 1900. Excellent condition. Height 11"
H8107 Tiffany Sterling Cake Plate
A Tiffany sterling plate on a pedestal ring with a hand pierced border and no monogram. Marked with the 1907-1938 mark. Diameter 9 1/2". Weight 15.55 troy ounces.
Price: $595.00 HOLD
H8093 Polish Silver Candlesticks 1874
A pair of Warsaw Polish hallmarked silver candlesticks with good detail in hand chased sections. Fully marked with the maker I A Goldman of Warsaw and the Russian style marks from the Russian assay office in Warsaw in 1874. The sticks are 12" tall and are not weighted. 21 toz. The second stick has the trademark hallmark of Goldman, an elephant. Nice condition, used gently with no visible damage.
Price: $2,250.00 for the pair
H8089 Large Impressive Tiffany Sterling Cocktail Shaker
A large 10 1/2" Tiffany sterling cocktail shaker with an unusual hand chased surface depicting rosebuds on the sides of the shaker. Weight 23.2 troy ounces.. Marked with the 1907 to 1938 mark with the small letter "m".
N7881 Armiger Company Baltimore Souvenir Spoon
An antique sterling souvenir spoon by Armiger with turtles on the handle with other nautical motifs. Inscribed "Mary 1908". Measures 5 7/8". Baltimore Battle Monument in the bowl.
H8025 Two Woodside Sterling Art Deco Pitchers
Two fabulous hand hammered pitchers by the Woodside Company of remarkable quality and with hand hammered faceting in a unique style. Applied feet and rims and decorated handles on a hammered surface. The pitchers weigh 30 troy ounces each. and are 9" tall. Never monogrammed.
Price: $5,500.00 for the pair
FH19 Gorham Hizen Gravy Ladle
A fine quality Gorham Hizen sterling silver gravy ladle measuring 7 1/2" with a weight of 2.45 troy ounces. Parcel gilded decoration with hammering showing crabs, peonies and plants on the handle with remarkable detail on the reverse of the handle as well. Monogrammed and marked on the handle. Chased with a bird in flight in the bowl. The bowl is gold washed in the area where chasing is absent. Circa 1875
FH20 Gorham Hizen Citrus Knives
A Set of six rare pristine serrated citrus knives by Gorham in the Hizen pattern. The knives have a serrated edge on one side with acid etching on the blades. The handles have hammering on the reverse and parcel gilded intricate decoration depicting an exotic bird. A tiny block letter monogram "K" on the tip of the blade. These examples of Gorham's Hizen pattern have survived in pristine condition. Length 7"
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Tiffany 4" Sterling Silver Shaker
A four inch tall Tiffany plain castor with the mark for 1907-1938 in excellent condition without monograms. Weight 2.8 troy ounces. This is a copy of an original made in the 1700s in Boston.
RH8090 George Fox English Silver Gilt Taper stick
An English hallmarked silver taper stick with a figure of a Moore kneeling and supporting a cast ornate candle holder. The base of the taper stick is cast with ornate leaves and reticulated leaves. Gold washed. Hallmarked with George Fox hallmarks and dated 1878. Each part hallmarked. Height 6". Weight 10.9 toz.
H8111 Reed & Barton Sterling Tankards
Four Reed & Barton tankards copies of a Paul Revere tankard made for Winterthur and lightly etched with the names of the individual chasers. Weight 25 troy ounces each. Each tankard has a hand chased cartouche and wreath with an "S" monogram below. Very well made and all in excellent condition. Limited editions of 1000. Each is numbered. 8 1/2" tall. We think these tankards were part of the Reed & Barton museum collection sold last year.
Price: $1,350.00 each
N8108 Dutch Antique Silver Cow Creamer
A Dutch silver antique cow creamer with caboshon garnet eyes and a hinged door for filling. Dated on the tail with a symbol for 1891. Height 4 1/4". Length 6". Weight 6.45 toz.
T8099 Russian Silver Tea Caddy
A fine quality Russian antique silver tea caddy with pull off lid and interior cork with silver mounts. Hallmarked 1871 complete with makers and the St Petersburg hallmark. Alternating engraved panels of engine turning and Chinese figural scenes. Weight 11 toz. Height 4 1/2".
H8070 Twelve Tiffany Sterling Bon Bon Bowls
A set of twelve Tiffany bon bon bowls with pierced sides measuring 3 1/4" by 3 1/4" weighing 18.3 troy ounces. Never monogrammed. Dated 1907-1938.
H8104 Tiffany Swirl 1970s Plate
A Tiffany sterling silver platter from the 1970s with the original cloth bag from Tiffany & Company. Monogrammed in the center with a modern looking monogram. Weight 25 troy ounces. Length 12".
Price: $795.00 HOLD
H8098 Dominick & Haff Antique Sterling Tureen Circa 1882
A finely hand chased floral tureen by Dominick & Haff circa 1882 retailed by the Jaccard Jewelry Company of St Louis, Missouri. Superb high relief chasing detailing flowers and leaves with gadrooning on the rim of the lower half. Weight 46 troy ounces. 12" across the handles. 8" tall at the finial.
N8070 Tiffany Sterling Salts with Spoons Circa 1880
A set of twelve small Tiffany antique sterling silver open salts with twelve spoons in excellent condition. The set is monogrammed with matching monograms on the spoons dating form 1880 with the large letter M. The salts are raised on ball feet and have gilded interiors and ruffled edges. A good quality complete original set of twelve Tiffany salts with spoons.
Diameter 1 5/8"; height 3/4"; length spoon 2 1/4"; total weight 8.50 troy oz.
Price: $2,250.00 for the set
H8100 Tiffany Acid Etched Fruit Bowl
A Tiffany sterling silver footed fruit bowl with scalloped edges and acid etched floral decoration inside and outside. Very good condition without ever having been monogrammed. Diameter 9". Weight 23.65 troy ounces. Height 5 3/4". Bears the mark for 1907-1938.
RH8087 Rare Gorham Terrapin Turtle Tureens Circa 1890
An extremely rare set of twelve antique sterling silver Gorham individual terrapin soup tureens with pull off lids and twin shell finials on the lids. The shell handles are mounted on cast applied seaweed and sea sand. Marked with the Gorham logo and sterling together with the date symbol for 1890. Gilted interiors. The turtle heads extend to the right of each tureen and the feet are chased into the bases.
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FH18 Gorham Hizen Ice Cream Slice
A large Gorham all silver Hizen pattern ice cream slice with hollow handle depicting fish and cranes on a patterned background. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handle. Length 11 1/4". Weight 5.8 troy ounces.
FH16 Rare Early Durgin Berry Spoon
An unusual three dimensional Japanese influenced long serving spoon with pristine hand applied decoration and an engraved leaf form gold washed bowl. The handle has three dimensional flowers and fruits on a branch. Length 11 1/4". Marked with the early Durgin mark of the bird in an oval. Circa 1875.
FH15 Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Scoop
A special antique sterling silver spoon with an engraved gold washed bowl and a large applied flower on the handle. The flower is patinated with a copper coating and has a three dimensional appearance. Circa 1880. Additional engraving on the handle. Pristine condition with the original satin finish intact. Length 8 3/4"
H8076 Kalo Arts & Crafts Sterling Ice Bowl with Liner c1913
A heavy early sterling silver footed two handle ice bowl by Kalo of Chicago with pierced liner. Length across the handles 10 5/8"; diameter 8"; height 4 1/4"; total weight 48 troy oz. Marked on the base Sterling, Hand Wrought at the Kalo Shops, Chicago and New York, 336, E, used between 1912 - 1916. Inscribed on the base Edith P De Foss 1913. Very good condition.
FH14 Gorham Salad Set with Swans
A sterling silver salad set by Gorham with an applied swan in a coronet on each terminal as well as a crest. Length 11 1/2"; combined weight 8.15 troy oz.
FH10 Wood & Hughes Figural Coin Silver Pie Server
A superb pristine antique coin silver pie server by Wood & Hughes with engine turned and hand engraved gilted blade and a cast figural neo classical handle. Circa 1860. Length 10 1/2". Weight 4 toz.
FH9 Shiebler Sardine Fork
A Shiebler sterling gilded sardine fork with winged griffin at the top of the handle and hand assembled fretwork in the bowl. The handle is wrapped with beaded wire. Marked with the Shiebler wings, sterling and 3122. Excellent condition.
Length 7 1/4"
Weight 2.25 troy oz.
N8086 Kirk Sterling Figurine
A Kirk sterling model of a dog poised on a base of chased grass, leaves, etc. It is a heavy piece weighing 5.20 troy oz. Length 3 1/4"; height 1 3/4". Marked S. Kirk & Son, sterling and the copyright symbol. Good condition.
FH4 Tiffany Dolphin Salad Set
A Tiffany & Co. sterling silver two piece salad serving set in the Dolphin pattern depicting fish, shells, cattails and sea motifs. The bowls are gold washed. Length 10 1/8"; combined weight 11.8 troy oz. Excellent conditon.
H8079 Tiffany Set of Four Sweet Meat Dishes
A set of four antique sterling Tiffany footed sweet meat dishes with paw feet and lightly gilded bowls Two are marked with the M and two with the T mark. Weight 41 ozt. Length 7" by 5 1/4" deep. Height 2 3/4". Both the pedestal and the bowls are decorated with ornate floral chasing.
Price: $4,950.00 for the suite
FH6 Shiebler Unusual Cocktail Forks
A set of twelve matching sterling silver forks circa 1880 by George Shiebler with hammered surfaces and two Japanese plaques at the terminals. An unusual abstract and modern design for the period and a rare set. Length 6 1/2"
Price: $2,850.00 for the set
FH3 Caldwell Retailed Pierced Antique Sterling Spoon Circa 1865-1870
A superb quality antique sterling pierced gold washed spoon with cast figural handle in pristine condition. The bowl has some engraved highlights and a monogram on the reverse. Length 11 1/4". Weight 4.95 ozt. These remarkably fine castings can be found in English flatware by Francis Higgins during the same period of manufacture, and it is my opinion that the handles were imported for use here by American silversmiths.
H8105 Gorham Three Handle Loving Cup
A Gorham sterling silver three handle loving cup with applied leaves and naturalistic branch handles, the foot with applied lily pads and lilies. Height 7 5/8"; weight 40.60 troy oz. The capacity is 4 1/2 pints (see hallmark on the base.) Monogrammed on one side. Very good condition.
H8083 Tall 17" Sterling Black Starr and Frost Antique Vase
A tall weighted 17" tall vase with chrysanthemum terminal and applied leaves on the stem. The antique sterling vase circa 1890 is monogrammed and can contain one or two tall flowers in the narrow neck. A delicate item retailed by a quality store in New York.
8069 Antique Nineteen Piece Dessert Set in Chased Vine
An assembled set of English silver in the Chased Vine pattern composed of 6 knives 8 1/2", 6 dessert forks 7 1/8", 6 spoons 7 1/8" and one grape shears 7 3/4". The set is gilded and in good condition. Please click on the picture to get details of the makers and dates.
Price: $3,950.00 for the set
8070 Chased Vine Master Salt Spoons
Five English silver gold washed master salt shovels in the Chased Vine pattern. Length 4 5/8". Maker: John Figg and dated London 1859.
Price: $175.00 each
8069A English Silver Chased Vine Serving Spoon
An English silver gilt serving spoon with ruffled bowl in the Chased Vine pattern. Length 10 1/8"; weight 4.65 troy oz. The marks are rubbed. The maker is William Theobalds and dated London around 1834.
8070A Set of Six William IV Figural Master Salt Spoons
A set of six cast English silver master salt spoons with figural harlequin on the top of the handle andruffled gilded round bowl. Length 3 7/8". Maker is George Frederick Pinnel, London 1834.
Price: $975.00 for the set
N8073 Shiebler Etruscan Sterling Chatelaine
A Shiebler Etruscan sterling chatelaine with five chains and clips. Width across the widest point 2 1/8"; length 3" plus the longer chain which is 5" long. Very good condition. Marked with the Shiebler wings, sterling, D and the retailer, J E Caldwell & Co. of Philadelphia.
H8071 Pair Tiffany Art Deco Compotes
A pair of circular Tiffany Art Deco sterling silver compotes each slightly concave and on four feet. Diameter 8"; height 1 1/2"; total weight 25.20 troy oz. Good condition and never monogrammed.
Price: $1,750.00 the pair
H8072 Large Kirk Repousse Punch Bowl # 230F
A large Kirk Repousse half chased punch bowl. Height 7"; diameter 13 3/4"; weight 71.05 troy oz. Good condition and never monogrammed.
T8064 American Chased Tea Caddy
An American cylindrical shaped sterling silver tea caddy with outstanding all-over chasing depicting flowers, leaves and stems. It is unmarked but presumably by Gorham. Height 4 1/2"; diameter 2 1/2"; weight 5.35 troy oz.
N7834 A E Warner Coin Silver Mustard Pot
A repousse coin silver mustard pot in the shape of a cauldron by A E Warner of Baltimore, MD on three legs with pull off lid. Diameter 2"; height 2 3/8"; weight 2.10 troy oz. Presentation inscription on the base an ddated 1884. Marked A E Warner 11-2.
RH8008 Important Peter Krider Iced Water Pitcher Presented to Andrew Carnegie
A massive sterling iced water pitcher by Peter Krider of Philadelphia with tapered panels of engraving, an applied figure of Liberty on one panel, thistles on the opposite side as well as pendant thistles under the spout and on the handle. The hinged lid has a swan finial. Height 11 1/2"; weight 100 troy oz. The inscription reads: "To A Carnegie by the Employees of Pittsburgh Division Penn. Central R.R. April 1865." Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish American industrialist and philanthropist.
H7988 Towle Tea and Coffee Set on Tray
A six piece sterling silver tea set with matching octagonal tray composed of a kettle on a stand with original burner, coffee pot, teapot, covered sugar bowl, creamer and waste bowl. Each piece has panels and a band of strap work around the middle. The handles have wood inserts with rivets securing them. The tea set has an etched Art Deco monogram. The tray is wood with a gallery of sterling around the edge with the same strap work. Length of tray 22 1/2" by 15" wide; height of kettle with handle 12"; height of coffee pot 9"; total weight approximately 200 troy oz. Marked with the Towle logo, sterling and X7625 B.
8058 Mixed Metals Sterling Tea Caddy Unmarked but Presumably Gorham
An antique sterling hammered tea caddy unmarked but presumably by Gorham and monogrammed on the base. The tea caddy has a pull off lid, a copper tree, mixed metal applied cherry blossom branch applied and a copper spider with silver applied web. At the base of the caddy is an applied retriever with cat tails and reeds together with applied silver "sand" extending along the entire base. There are two applied silver birds in flight. The spot hammering of the silver caddy varies in size on both the lid and the body. Height 4 1/8". Weight 8.5 troy ounces.
English Silver Asparagus Tongs
Large heavy English silver asparagus tongs with bright cut decoration, pierced blades and a bar holding to the two ends together. Length 10". Excellent condition and never monogrammed. The maker is Aldwinckle & Slater. Dated London 1885.
RH7998 Rare Whiting Sterling Pitcher
A very special antique sterling silver pitcher by the Whiting Company with hammering and acid etching and a band of of copper inlaid decoration around the neck of the pitcher. Decorated with irises and carnations and with a gilted interior. Circa 1880. Weight 40 troy ounces. Height 9 3/4". Excellent condition with a good patina intact.
EX8054 Reed & Barton Enamel Sterling Strawberry Forks
Twelve antique sterling strawberry forks of exceptional quality with thick enamel measuring 4 1/2" with a light gold wash.
N7901 Pair of English Silver Place Card Holders
A pair of English sterling silver place card holders hallmarked for London 1906 with the maker SJ (Samuel Jacob). The one is a duck in flight and the other a pheasant. 2 1/2" across. 1 1/2" tall.
Price: $295.00 for the two
8055 Gorham Mixed Metals Sterling Card Case
A spot hammered antique sterling silver card case with applied copper figure and bird in the Japanese taste. Ornate original silver chain. The lid opens on a hinge. Circa 1870. Marked on the lip of the card case Gorham logo sterling and other metals. Closes tightly and in excellent condition.
4" by 2 1/4"
EX7708 Gorham Saxon Stag Serving Fork
A Gorham coin silver serving fork in the Saxon Stag pattern retailed by Starr & Marcus. Length 8 3/4"; weight 2.75 troy oz. Never monogrammed.
7441 English Silver Serving Fork
A large English silver serving fork with curved tines and crest on the handle. Length 11 3/8"; weight 4.40 troy oz. Maker possibly William Turton London 1774.
N7593 Pair Welsh Bros. Repousse Salt and Pepper
A repousse sterling salt and pepper set by Welsh Bros of Baltimore, MD with chased floral decoration and monogrammed in the cartouche. Height 4 1/4"; weight 4.80 troy oz combined.
Gorham Oval Hand Wrought Sterling Bowl
A hand wrought sterling art deco oval fruit bowl by Gorham with a chased border with six stylized flowers on a band of hand hammered leaves and cherries. This a lovely heavy art deco centerpiece bowl which has never been monogrammed and has a wonderful color. It has different Gorham letter which is E which is not common and was used during the period that Erik Magnussen was associated with Gorham. It has a weight of 41 troy ounces. 13 1/2" by 11 1/4".
RH8006 Rare Gorham Coin Silver Cake Plate and Matching Knife in Original Gorham Manufactured Box
An unusual antique coin silver cake plate and matching knife in the original fitted case. The plate has a diameter of 10 1/4" and an ornate 1 1/2" decorative border with parcel gilted wheat and etched grapes against a finely stippled background. The handle of the knife has the same parcel gilted motif. Knife length 12 1/2" with the steel blade. In the original Gorham manufactured presentation box. The weight of the plate is 21.35 troy ounces. Presented by the Providence Tool Company to William C Pickersgill in 1872. A finely decorated high quality presentation set for a Gorham collector.
H8042 Kirk Landscape 11 Ounce Chased Tea Set
A four piece antique Kirk 11 ounce landscape hand chased tall tea set with rampant lion finials, hand chased buildings and hand engraved crests. Height of the pots 14". Weight 108 troy ounces. Unusual pierced gallery at the top of three of the pieces.
H8053 A Jacobi & Co Antique Sterling Demitasse Set
A fine quality antique sterling demitasse set by A Jacobi & Company of Baltimore Maryland. The body has a square shape with the handle and spout mounted on the corner and four cast applied feet on all pieces. Ornate water lily finial with all original nuts and screws on the lids. Height of the pot 7". Weight 30.75 troy ounces.
N7691 Gorham Antique Sterling Mustard Pot
A Gorham antique sterling mustard pot with original spoon. The mustard pot is mounted on four hoof feet and has a hinged lid. Gilt lined interior. Circa 1874. Marked on the base with the Gorham logo and the G date letter for 1874.
N7447 Dominick & Haff Heart Shaped Box Circa 1890
An antique sterling heart shaped box with pull off lid dated 1890 by Dominick & Haff of New York. Chased with birds, scrolls and flowers and with a ruffled edge. Monogrammed in the cartouche on the lid. Length 5 1/4" by 5" wide by 2" deep. Weight 8.75 troy oz. Good condition.
H8013 Early Kirk Coin Silver Teapot
A 39.3 troy ounce early Kirk teapot with hallmarks for 1828. Hand chased landscape scenes and a chased hinged lid. A large engraved crest in the cartouche. Cast floral finial with original nut in place. A solid early teapot. Height 8 1/2". Length 10 1/2".
EX8044 Lona Schaeffer Sterling Pie Server
A Lona Schaeffer antique sterling hand hammered large pie server with three dimensional blossom at the terminal and a large flat hand hammered pie shaped blade. Length 12". Weight 7.75 troy ounces.
T8047 Coin Silver Tea Caddy Eoff & Phyfe
A fine quality coin silver tea caddy by Eoff & Phyfe for H M Ritterband 1834-1855 with an amazing recessed hinge and engraved Chinese scenes. Cast mandarin finial with original nut on the inside. Never monogrammed. Top quality engraving and exceptional weight. Weight 19.45 troy ounces. Height 5". Width 5 1/8'
H8016 Graff Washbourne & Dunn Sterling Goblets
Twelve vintage sterling hand engraved and pierced French Border goblets by Graff, Washbourne & Dunn of New York, NY. All have the same style number and hand engraved monogram. Three of the goblets have no maker's mark.
Height 6 1/8".
Four measure 6" tall.
Each goblet weighs approximately 7.70 troy oz.
7886 Whiting Mixed Metal Serving Spoon with Acorn
A Whiting hammered mixed metals serving spoon with applied copper and sterling acorn on the handle. Length 8 1/2"; weight 3.75 troy oz. Good condition and never monogrammed.
H8003 Whiting Engraved Sterling Goblets
Three antique Victorian sterling silver goblets engraved in the Japanese style manufactured by Whiting circa 1870. The engraving depicts cranes and reeds on both sides and a two letter Gothic monogram. Lightly gilted interiors and a satin finish throughout. 6 1/2" tall. Weight 5.75 troy ounces.
Price: $895.00 each
N7421 Dominick & Haff Sterling Mustard Pot
A puffy large hand chased mustard pot by Dominick and Haff with hinged lid and floral repousse throughout. Height 3 1/4". Weight 5.15 troy ounces.
0014 English Silver Salad Set Plantagenet Pattern
An English silver two piece salad serving set in the Plantagenet pattern by Brindley Slater, Alfred Thomas Slater and Henry Holland, London 1897. Length 11 1/8"; weight 9.65 troy oz. Each piece has a crest on the handle.
EX0003 DeMatteo Sterling Peapod Salad Set
A sterling salad serving set by William DeMatteo of Bergenfield, NJ, with three dimensional pea pods on the handle. Length 9 1/2"; weight combined 7.40 troy oz. Marked DeMatteo, sterling, hand made.
Price: $495.00 HOLD
EX7994 Rare Gorham Narragansett Punch ladle
A fifteen inch long Gorham sterling narragansett punch ladle in pristine condition with applied cast marine life and a large gilted shell shaped bowl. weight 9.70 troy ounces. Circa 1880.
N7839 Pair Antique Gorham Coin Silver Salts
A heavy pair of coin silver open salts by Gorham with applied cast swags. Combined weight 7.25 troy ounces. Monogrammed. Height 2 1/4". Circa 1860.
H8005 Pair Gorham Indian Style Tureens
A pair of unusual antique sterling Indian style covered tureen by Gorham circa 1882. The lids are chased with fine feathers pointing outwards and have a large ornate finial. There is a large floral chased band of decoration at the center bordered by engraved bands. The handles and feet incorporate symbols taken from Indian temples and are quite unusual. The pair in fabulous condition with preserved surfaces. The lids fit tightly. Length 12 1/2" by 7" by 6" tall. Combined weight of 98 troy ounces.
N7910 German 800 Bird Silver Spice Box
A fancy German 800 silver bird spice box with pull off head and grill insert set with realistic blue stones as eyes and with hinged wings. The edges of the feathers have been twisted to give a three dimensional appearance. Marked on the back of the head. Circa 1900.
D8023 Durgin Sterling Strawberry Forks
Eight Durgin sterling silver strawberry forks with chased strawberries on the handle extending into the bowl. Length 9 1/4". All forks are monogrammed lightly with a C on the back of the handles.
Price: $79.00 each
N8035 14K Gold Bangle with Diamonds
A 14K gold bangle with diamonds set in rows with a gold weight of 59.89 grams/38.5 dwt. The diamonds have a total carat weight of 2.75. Interior measurement 6 1/2". The bangle is oval in shape and fits a small wrist. Marked 14K.
MM8041 Gorham Hammered Mixed Metals Bowl
A heavy Gorham hammered bowl with applied lily pads and copper handles which extend to circumnavigate the base of the bowl. A decorative die rolled band applied to the rim of the bowl depicts multiple repetitive sun rays. The copper band which is the only mixed metals on the bowl has applied "sand" at intervals and is tied together at the base of the handles with silver rope. Weight 32.75 troy ounces. Marked with the Gorham mark and EX with the L date letter for 1879. See a similar example in Charles Carpenter's book.
H7995 De Matteo Hammered Sterling Bowl
A three sided hammered sterling silver bowl by De Matteo. Height 4 1/2" . 9 1/4" across. Weight 27.15 troy ounces.
Price: $2,900.00 HOLD
RH8040 Rare Hexagonal English Silver Tray
A very rare large hexagonal antique English silver tray with applied three pence coins, some with the young head of Queen Victoria and some with the Jubilee head of Queen Victoria. This large impressive tray has a weight of 88 troy ounces and a a width of 16 3/8" across. The maker is Martin and Hall with a hallmark for London 1891. Retailed my Mackay and Chisholm in Edinburgh, Scotland.
8027 Pair of English Silver Berry Spoons
A pair of parcel gilted berry spoons London 1891 with cast handles and chased oval bowls. Length 8 7/8". Weight 5.55 troy ounces.
Price: $395.00 for the pair
RH6875 Gorham Silver Martele Bowl
A large Gorham art nouveau bowl in the 950/1000 purity chased with flowers. The Martele bowl has a date of 1903 and is in excellent condition.
Weight 57 troy ounces. Length 16 1/4" across.
7704 Gorham Hizen Serving Spoon with Devil Face
A rare Gorham Hizen serving spoon with a chased devil's face in the bowl and hammered handle with dragon. Length 9 1/4". Weight 3.60 troy oz. Monogrammed with a single letter M on the back of the handle.
N7718 Pair Gorham Figural Open Salts
A pair of unusual open salts by Gorham with scalloped edge, three applied feet with mythical bearded faces. They also have three applied fixed rings. Each salt is monogrammed Warnick. Style number and marked 895B together with Gorham marks. Height 2 1/4"; diameter 2 1/2"; combined weight 5.80 troy oz. Excellent condition.
Price: $750.00 the pair
EX7776 Duhme Spoon with Bug
An antique sterling spoon by Duhme of Cincinnati, all hand hammered with applied bug and leaves in the bowl and berry plant on the handle in the Japanese style. Length 9 1/2"; weight 3.85 troy oz. Very good condition. Bowl is lightly gold washed.
RH8012 Hyde & Goodrich Barrel Goblet
A coin silver goblet marked with the retail mark of Hyde and Goodrich of New Orleans and the manufacturer's mark of Wood & Hughes of New York. The barrel shaped cup is supported by three male figures on an octagonal base. Marked under the barrel. Circa 1860. Height 7 3/8". Weight 20 troy ounces.
N7996 Rare Important Dominick & Haff Candle Holder
A most unusual and rare antique sterling arts and crafts candle holder by Dominick and Haff of New York dated 1881. Entirely hand hammered from the feet up with a heart shaped platform with ruffled edge measuring 12 1/2" tall and terminating in a comical two sided head with pony tail.
The candle is held in position with a flat bar which has a spring pushing against the candle from the rear in a ring extended from an arm and resting on the base. A large sterling arts and crafts example weighing 23.25 troy ounces making it the largest and most substantial piece of Dominick & Haff in this hand hammered series we have ever seen in 40 years.
EX8026 English Silver Boxed Serving Spoons
A cast pair of English silver serving spoons with oval bowls and cast neo classical figural handles. In a fitted velvet box hallmarked London 1902. The maker is Holland, Aldwinkle and Slater. Length 10 1/2". Weight 10.2 troy ounces.
Price: $2,500.00 for the boxed pair
8037 French Silver Wine Taster First Purity
An antique French silver wine taster with Minerva head mark numbered 1 for 950/1000 purity. A good deep bowl with hand engraved grapes and an inscription "J. Granier". Diameter 3 1/2". Weight 4.05 troy ounces.
T8036 Gorham Sterling Chased Tea Ball
A fine quality unusual Gorham tea ball with chased panels in a ruffled egg shaped form. Hinged lid. This antique sterling silver tea ball by Gorham numbered 130 and in excellent condition. 2" long.
H8034 Richard Dimes Mid Century Modern Sterling Fruit Bowl
A large sterling silver fruit bowl by Richard Dimes of South Boston, MA with Art Deco lines around the body of the bowl. Diameter 10 1/2"; interior diameter 6 1/2"; height 2 1/2"; weight 24.15 troy oz. Good condition and never monogrammed. Marked RD, sterling, 262 and Shreve, Crump & Low. Circa 1940.
EX7894 Dominick & Haff Aesthetic Ice Tongs
An aesthetic sterling silver ice tongs with hand hammered arms and engraved foliage in the 'Pond' pattern. Length 6 1/4"; weight 1.95 troy oz. Good condition with no monogram. Retailed by Bigelow, Kennard & Co.
H8015 Gorham Sterling Heart Dish
A large pierced Gorham heart shaped bowl with pierced foot dated 1895. Monogrammed at the center with an ornate hand engraved monogram. Decorated with swags and bows. Marked with the Gorham logo and sterling. Weight 9.3 troy ounces. 9 1/2" by 7 3/4"
N7785 English Silver Vinaigrette By Edward Smith Birmingham 1843
A large English silver antique vinaigrette with an engraved fishing scene and willow tree. The ornate pierced gilted grill opens up on a hinge at the rear of the box. The sides of the box and the reverse are hand engraved and the cartouche has a B monogram at the center. Hallmarked Edward Smith, Birmingham 1843.
8014 Gorham H Series Sterling Orange Spoons
A matching set of twelve antique sterling silver cast orange spoons with parcel gilt oranges on the handle and leaf shaped gold washed bowls. Very lightly monogrammed on the reverse of the bowls which also have a satin finish. Length 5 1/2"
Price: $1,495.00 for the set
N7833 Pair Antique American Open Salts
A pair of American sterling open salts by Ford with gold washed interior and satin finished exterior. Two rings are applied to the body and three vertical rods form the legs. Marked Ford, sterling. Height 2"; diameter 2"; depth of bowl 1 1/8"; total weight 5.45 troy oz.
Price: $595.00 for the pair
H8019 Gorham Athenic Sterling Asparagus Tray
A Gorham Athenic sterling silver asparagus tray with pierced liner. Each piece marked with the Gorham mark, the liner indicating a special order. A fine example of art nouveau silver by Gorham of Providence R I. Length 14" by 11". Monogrammed. Weight 47.3 troy ounces.
N7783 Samuel Pemberton 1790 Vinaigrette
English silver vinaigrette by Samuel Pemberton with fine bright cut engraved decoration in the form of a purse of satchel with tiny monogram in an oval cartouche on the lid. Pierced gilted grill and gilt interior. 7/7" long by 5/8" wide.
N7957 Large English Silver Vinaigrette John Shaw Birmingham 1814
A large heavy antique silver English vinaigrette with gilt interior and a hinged pierced grill. Marked on the side of the box by John Shaw, Birmingham 1814. Excellent condition. 1 1/4" by 1 5/8". The vinaigrette is 1/2" thick.
H7990 Tiffany Silver Soldered Wine Bottle Coasters
A pair of antique silver soldered wine bottle coasters by Tiffany and Company circa 1880 in wonderful condition with excellent color and patination. 7" diameter. 2 1/4" tall.
H7966 Ornate Tiffany Asparagus Tray With Liner
A Tiffany sterling silver asparagus tray with original pierced and engraved liner with handles and shell decoration on the handles of the tray. Four applied feet. Length 14 1/8" by 10 3/4" wide. Height 1 1/2". Weight 40 troy oz. The tray and liner have full Tiffany marks. Excellent condition and never monogrammed.
H7830 Welsh Brothers Antique Sterling Butter Dish
A sterling repousse square base butter dish by Welsh Brothers with a cast floral finial and original pierced liner. Chased with a variety of flowers and plants on the dome and base. Weight 17.35 troy ounces. 6 3/4" square. Height 5" at the finial.
H7824 Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Butter Dish
A small hand engraved sterling silver butter dish by Wood & Hughes circa 1870 in fine condition with an engraved monogram on the dome. The finial has concentric lines raised on the oval ball and the dome is finely engraved with an ornate Eastern pattern. Weight 11.6 troy ounces. Height 5 1/2".
H7916 William Gale Sterling Cup
An antique William Gale sterling silver medallion cup with applied medallions and Greek Key beaded borders. A solid heavy mug measuring 3 1/2" tall with a weight of 7.55 troy ounces.
EX7928 Shiebler Rare Sterling Sardine Fork
A rare Shiebler sardine fork with three fish form tines and triple grass leaf handle. Gold washed tines. Length 6 1/2"
7756 Whiting Mixed Metals and Sterling Salad Set
A Whiting antique sterling hammered salad serving set with applied oyster shells and copper seaweed on the handle. Never monogrammed. 6.35 troy ounces. Length 9 1/4".
7875 Whiting Sterling & Mixed Metals Macaroni Server
An antique sterling hammered macaroni server with applied plant with copper leaves. Monogrammed on the front of the handle. Engraved detail between the applied leaves and the mixed metals application. Length 9". Weight 4.2 troy ounces.
7872 Hotchkiss & Shreuder Medallion Macaroni server
A sterling silver macaroni server by Hotchkiss & Shreuder circa 1870 with a fluted bowl engraved with acorns and leaves. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handle. 9 1/8". Weight 2.65 troy ounces.
EX7757 Whiting Long Handle Salad Set
A long handle sterling silver salad set by the Whiting Company circa 1880 with cast applied crabs and shells on the handle. Monogrammed on the front of the handle. Length 12". Weight 7.75 troy ounces.
Price: $2,500.00 HOLD
7890 George Sharp Macaroni Server
A long handle sterling macaroni server by George Sharp with a naturalistic looped branch handle and twisted shaft. Length 11"; weight 3.75 troy oz. Good condition.
EX7857 Shiebler Fiorito Pea Server
A magnificent cast Shiebler antique sterling pea server with a circular pierced bowl and three dimensional cast handle with poppies on both sides. Truly the most superb casting I have ever seen on a piece of flatware. Length 9 1/2". Weight 5 troy ounces.
N0004 German 800 Silver Bird Spice Box
A German 800 silver spice box in the form of a bird with removable head and detailed feathers. Length 8"; height 3 3/4"; weight 5.45 troy oz. Circa 1910. Pseudo hallmarks. Good condition.
H0002 American Sterling Tray Peter Krider
A hexagonal sterling silver tray by Peter Krider of Philadelphia with cornucopia filled with fruit, baskets of flowers and motto reading: “At Spes Infracta, Via Tuta Virtus,” which means “But hope is unbroken, virtue is a safe path.” The coat of arms and monogram correspond with that of the Dick family of Philadelphia and originally Edinburgh, Scotland. Length 17 1/2" by 12 3/4"; weight 49.05 troy oz. Good condition.
H7829 Boston Coin Silver Butter Dish with Bull's Heads
A circular figural coin silver butter dish by Jones Shreve & Brown of Boston with applied bull's heads with rings, four cast and applied paw feet and beaded and Greek key border. The finial is a three dimensional acorn and leaf. Original hand made pierced liner. Height 6"; diameter 5 1/2"; weight 23.50 troy oz. Monogrammed on one side. Good condition.
C7763 Coin Silver Tea Service
An unusual square shaped coin silver four piece tea service on ball and claw feet with lion faces at the top of the feet. Each piece of the tea set has hand chased band inserted into the body with grapes and vine leaves. The covered pieces hace a ram finial. The bottom halves of the pieces are hand hammered and are lobed. Maker W Thomson New York. Circa 1830. Weight 80 troy ounces. The largest teapot 8 1/4" tall.
RH7800 Massive Pair of Wine Jugs by Odiot Paris
A superb 11 1/4" tall silver gilt mounted matching pair of wine jugs by Odiot of Paris with hinged lids decorated with naturalistic applied branches vines and leaves on a barrel dome. Three dimensional applied finial of vines grapes and leaves. Very thick fine quality silver fully hallmarked in the first purity 950/1000. Heavily constructed and in excellent condition. Circa 1900.
H7828 Gorham Antique Sterling Silver Butter Dish
A Gorham heavy sterling silver butter dish with a rampant lion finial and applied masks on the handles. Engraved decoration and inscribed "Stuart" on the dome. Weight 27.6 troy ounces. Height 7". Length 8 1/2" across the handles.
RH7577 Three Japanese 1000 Pure Silver 11 1/8" Plates
Three Japanese silver plates, each with chased borders depicting irises stippled background. The central areas are engraved with Art Nouveau irises. Diameter 11 1/8"; weight 20.9 troy oz each. Marked Samarai Shokai, Yokohama, 1000. Excellent condition.
Price: $2,750.00 each 2 available
7888 Coin Silver Asparagus Tongs King's Pattern Ball Black & Co.
Coin silver asparagus tongs in King's pattern retailed by Ball, Black & Co. with pierced and engraved blades and a yoke holding the two arms in place. Monogrammed on the curve and on the yoke. Length 9 1/2"; weight 5.55 troy oz.
N7836 Tiffany Antique Sterling Mustard Pot
A heavy sterling silver mustard pot with ornate die rolled band of decoration at the center and gadrooning at the rim and on the pedestal base. 2 1/2" tall. Weight 3.15 troy ounces.
T7956 Massive Sterling Repousse Tea Caddy
A very large repousse tea caddy by Kennard & Jenks of Boston with fine floral chasing throughout and a mandarin finial held in place with original hardware. Weight 22.85 troy ounces. Length 6 1/2". Height 6"
N7946 Large Pierced Gorham Antique Sterling Shoe
A large impressive pierced sterling silver show by Gorham circa 1900 monogrammed on the base of the sole. Fine piercing and lightly bright cut engraved on the edge. Marked with the Gorham logo and sterling with the style number on the heel. 9" long. 4 1/2" tall at the heel. Weight 9.2 troy ounces.
T7962 Rare Sterling Grape Tea Ball
A rare antique grape shaped sterling silver tea ball by Simons of Philadelphia in excellent original condition. This is a large tea ball measuring 2 1/4".
7860 Gorham Mixed Metals Ice Cream Spoons
Six matching Gorham antique sterling hammered and applied mixed metals dessert spoons. All in excellent condition with gold washed pointed bowls. Monogrammed on the reverse of the handles. Length 6"
Price: $750.00 for the set of six
EX7960 Gorham Bird's Nest Servers
1. Gorham bird's nest pierced ice spoon 10" $1,895.00
2. Gorham bird's nest pieced ice spoon 8" $1,895.00
3. Unusual Gorham bird's nest jelly knife $1,750.00
4. Gorham bird's nest engraved pie server $1,950.00
H7831 Gorham Coin Silver Oval Butter Dish
A Gorham coin silver oval butter dish with original pierced liner and applied medallions on each side of the dome. Hand engraved detail around each applied medallion and a large cherub with a mask on head as the finial. Original hardware. 19.55 troy ounces. 10" across the handles. Height 5" at the finial.
H7847 English Antique Silver Wine Jug
An English silver antique wine jug with an interesting American inscription from the packet ship Napoleon of New York. Given to the captain of the ship by the passengers. Made by Rebecca Emes and Edward Barnard, London 1828 and presented in 1829. Hand chased leaves and ornate handle with a cast floral finial. 43 troy ounces. Height 13"
RH7753 Gorham Sterling and Mixed Metals Bowl
A Gorham antique sterling hand hammered fruit bowl with applied mixed metals. Motifs include a large dragon fly, bird and a large impressive branch bearing fruit with small applied frog. Weight 16 troy ounces. 8" diameter. 3 1/8" tall.
N7950 Large German Sterling Cow Creamer
A large detailed antique sterling cow creamer with import marks by Berthold Mueller dated 1898 (Chester). 5" tall. 7 1/2" long. Weight 11.15 troy ounces.
EX7959 English Silver and Agate Fish Set
A superb twenty four piece fish set composed of twelve sterling silver knives with agate handles 8 1/2" long and twelve sterling forks with agate handles 7 1/4" long, all dated for London 1916 made by Arthur Martin Parsons & Frank Herbert Parsons. The striations in the agate all line up to match.
Price: $3,500.00 the set
H7852 Tiffany Circular Sterling Vegetable Tureen
A quality Tiffany covered vegetable tureen marked with the Union Square mark and M for Moore. Plain surfaces with an ornate finial and feather border. Cast applied feet. 8" tall. 8 1/2" diameter. weight 38.3 troy ounces.
H7853 Tiffany Antique Sterling Vegetable Tureen
An antique Tiffany sterling silver vegetable tureen with engraved ornate bands on the oval dome. Monogrammed in the cartouche on the band. Ornate cast finial handle bolted with original hardware. Marked with the Tiffany & Company mark of 550 Broadway, New York and the M for Moore. Good antique condition. Height 7". Length 10 1/2". Width 7 1/2". Weight 38.25 troy ounces.
7879 Gorham Hizen Macaroni Server with Bird
A rare Gorham Hizen sterling silver macaroni server with engraved bright cut decoration in the bowl including a bird in the Japanese style and chased flowers on the front and back of the handle. Length 10 1/4"; weight 3.85 troy oz.
N7947 Pair of German Silver Shoes Matching Circa 1898/1902
A large pair of matching antique sterling silver shoes by the Neresheimer Company of Hanau imported into Britain by Berthold Mueller in 1898 and 1902 and import marked accordingly. Decorated with figural romantic scenes and with a weight of 14.75 troy ounces. Length of matching shoes 7 3/4"
Price: $2,500.00 for the pair
RH7752 Whiting Sterling and Mixed Metals Bowl
A hand hammered Japanese influenced fruit bowl with applied copper fish and applied silver lily pads on the reverse. Marked on the base with the Whiting logo and sterling. Diameter 9" Height 2 5/8". Weight 21.15 troy ounces. Circa 1880.
NSH1 Neresheimer Silver Turkey Miniature Menu Holder
A fine quality silver turkey made and marked by the Neresheimer Company in Hanau Germany circa 1900. Excellent detail and a gap in the tail makes this model a menu holder in addition. Weight 7.1 troy ounces. 5" tall
N7914 German 800 Silver Hairy Cow Creamer Circa 1900
An exceptional hairy 800 silver cow creamer full of expression and with remarkable detail markled 800 with a makers mark on the tummy. The large heavy cow weighs11.1 troy ounces. Height 5 1/8". Length 8".
N7680 Pair of Gorham Sterling Master Salts
A fine quality pair of antique sterling open master salts by Gorham dated 1874 and monogrammed. The exterior satin finished and engraved with an applied parcel gilted rope with ribbon and the interior gilted. Height 1 7/8". Diameter 2 1/4". Weight 6.05 troy ounces.
Price: $895.00 for the pair
T7924 Georgian Silver Tea Caddy Spoon
An English silver tea caddy spoon dated 1819 by Joseph Taylor of Birmingham. Length 2 3/8". Delicate bright cut engraving on the handle and fluting on the border of the oval bowl.
H7851 Jacobi & Jenkins Antique Sterling Tureen
A circular hand chased sterling tureen by Jacobi & Jenkins decorated with floral motifs and monogrammed inside the base. Marked with Jacobi & Jenkins mark on the base. The finial screws onto the lid. Weight 42.7 toz. 11" across handles. Height 7 1/4"
RH7823 Gorham Martele Thistle Loving Cup
A Gorham three handle Martele silver loving cup dated 1905 with a custom chased monogram on one panel. Numbered H/VK. The top of the cup chased with thistles. British import marked. Weight 69 troy ounces. Height 10".
Pair of German Silver Neresheimer Hanau Birds
A fine quality pair of a hen and rooster by Neresheimer of Hanau with exceptional detail and in excellent condition. Marked 13, Germany and with the N for Neresheimer of Hanau. Rooster 4" tall. Hen 3 1/8" tall. Weight 4.95 troy ounces.
Price: $750.00 for the set of two
H7917 Whiting Antique Sterling Thistle Bowl
An large heavy antique sterling silver fruit bowl with four cast applied thistle feet and an applied foliate border at the rim of the bowl. Never monogrammed. 41.55 troy ounces. Diameter 10 1/4". Height 5 1/2". Circa 1890.
German 800 Silver by Weinranck & Schmidt Hanau Spice Box
A German c1900 antique 800 silver chicken form spice box with pull off head and hinged wings. the chicken is mounted on a chased oval disc which bears the maker's mark, 800 and Germany. Height 5 1/4". Weight 8.25 troy ounces.
EX7937 Frederick Elkington Dessert Service Birmingham 1888
A seven piece sterling dessert service by Frederick Elkington hallmarked Birmingham 1888. Ornate chased and pierced bowls and a fabulous figural pattern in parcel gilted detail. Front and back fully decorated. 8 3/4" and 6 1/4" (sifter). Weight 21.50 toz.
H7778 Large Chased Repousse Kirk Salt & Pepper Shakers number 20
A good large sterling hand chased salt and pepper set by S Kirk and Son of Baltimore Maryland in lovely crisp condition. Height 5". Weight 7 troy ounces.
N7820 George Shreve Sterling Toast Rack Circa 1900
A novelty sterling toast rack made by George Shreve of San Francisco, California. The art nouveau design shows movement through twists and curls making up an oversize toast rack with no less than eight compartments for toast or letters. A most unusual design and a quality novelty toast rack. Height 5 3/4". Length 10". Weight 12.05 troy ounces.
N7686 Japanese Silver Antique Mustard Pot
A Japanese silver mustard pot circa 1900 with hinged lid and large chrysanthemums on the lid and body. Marked on the base and lined with a silver liner forming a double skin. Good condition. Weight 3.7 troy ounces. Height 2 1/4"
N7656 English Silver Master Salt Spoons 1838-9
A naturalistic pair of English silver salt spoons by Joseph Willmore of Birmingham, the dates a year apart 1838-1839. The flower form bowls are gilted and the handles are twisted vines with leaves. Length 3 7/8".
Price: $395.00 for the pair
H7855 Tiffany Repousse Antique Sterling Butter Dish Circa 1880
A Tiffany antique sterling silver repousse butter dish with a pull off domed lid decorated with flowers and ferns. The base has a hand chased ornate fine floral band. Original pierced liner. Circa 1880. M Mark. Weight 15.50 troy ounces. Diameter of base 6". Height 4 1/4".
EX7767 English Partially Gilted Salad Set
A superb exotic salad serving set by Charles Edwards London 1879. Fantastic cast detail of soldiers supporting the handle and an additional face at the junction of handle and bowls. Length 11 1/4". 8.95 troy ounces.
Price: $1,495.00 for the set
H7938 Pair of French Silver Kidney Shaped Dishes
A matching pair of French 950/1000 kidney shaped footed dishes hand chased with floral swags and scrolls. Raised on four applied cast feet with faces. Import marked. Weight 22.65 troy ounces. Height 4". Length 8 3/4".
Price: $2,750.00 for the pair.
RH7913 Gorham Martele Berry Bowl 1900
A Gorham Martele silver berry bowl circa 1900 with floral chasing including extra detailed chasing of the leaves on the border and four protruding feet from the base. Monogrammed on the base and inscribed with the date 1900. 10" across by 8 1/2". Weight 22.20 troy ounces.
H7941 Frank Smith Cocktail Set 1920s
A complete set for cocktails by Frank Smith in sterling silver comprising a tray, cocktail shaker and six martini cups. Very well put together in sterling with smart faceting on the cocktail shaker and the cups. The border of the tray has the same design. Monogrammed with a single letter gothic "M" and in fine condition.
RH7822 Dominick & Haff Loving Cup
A museum quality Dominick & Haff sterling loving cup circa 1881 in perfect condition chased with dragon flies, lily pads and pond related plants all in the Japanese taste on a spot hammered background. Together with the original presentation postmarked letter to a doctor in 1881 as a token of appreciation for work done. This all corresponds with the inscription on the base. Weight 29 troy ounces. Height 6 1/8".
Price on request
RH7519 Gorham Sterling & Mixed Metals Chocolate Pot Circa 1881
A sterling and mixed metals chocolate pot with applied copper Japanese motifs in abundance. Combined with hand engraved detail between the applied copper such as a strand above the spider and other engraved landscapes between the Japanese figures. Other applications include insects and birds. 7" tall. Weight 16 troy ounces. Circa 1881
N7764 German 800 Silver Model of Fox
A nicely cast German 800 silver model of a fox measuring 7" in length and with a 3" height at the ears. A finely detailed fox face. Circa 1900. Weight 8.10 troy ounces.
N7764 Large Neresheimer 800 Silver German Irish Setter Model
A large 11 1/2" German 800 silver model of an Irish setter by Neresheimer with excellent detail. Marked on the foot. Height 5 1/4". Weight 20 troy ounces. Circa 1900.
N7786 Rawlings & Sumner Antique Silver Vinaigrette
A pristine English silver engraved vinaigrette by Rawlings and Sumner. London 1847. The surfaces hand engraved with a detailed pattern and a small scene in a cartouche on the lid. A quality item by a special maker. 1 3/8" by 1 1/8".
N7788 Rare 1824 Locket Shaped Vinaigrette Joseph Willmore
An unusual silver gilted locket shaped vinaigrette by Joseph Willmore dated 1824 marked on the interior grill and all in good condition. The front hinges to open revealing a pierced grill also hinged and covering a compartment for a sponge. Diameter 1 1/4".
RH7738 Gorham Olive Dish and Server
A Gorham antique sterling olive dish with applied olive and the original serving spoon in a fitted case. Hand engraved detail finely executed in yellow gilt on a satin finish in the Japanese taste. Monogrammed. Dated 1881.
N7595 Dutch Silver Cow Creamer
A Dutch silver cow creamer with applied fly on the hinged lid and garnets in the eyes. Length 5 1/4". weight 4.60 troy oz. Marked under the belly with a date letter for 1960 and maker KH.
H7723 Schofield Baltimore Sterling Covered Dish 48.5 troy ounces
An unusual covered dish by Schofield of Baltimore with a pomegranate finial and applied monogram on one side of the lid. Weight 48.5 ozt. 12" by 9". Height 5 1/2" at finial.
RH7728 Tiffany Hammered Coffee Pot
An antique sterling 1880s coffee pot, hand hammered with a hinged lid and hammered finial. Posh monogram on the base with an 1883 inscription. Perfect condition. Weight 27.4 troy ounces. 8" tall.
EX7706 Krider Sterling Macaroni Server
A large antique sterling silver macaroni server with gold washed bright cut bowl and engraved Japanese influences handle. Length 11 1/4". Weight 4.55 troy ounces.
EX7662 Hilliard & Thomas Sterling Fish Servers Birmingham 1851
A pair of Hilliard and Thomason silver fish servers with chased lily pads and engraved highlights. Hollow handles and all sterling blades in pristine condition. Hallmarked 1851, the same year as the Great Exhibition at the Crystal Palace. 12 3/4" and 10" long.
N7607 English Silver Vinaigrette
An English silver vinaigrette engraved with scrolls with a monogrammed central cartouche on the lid. The maker is John Tongue dated for Birmingham 1893. Very good condition.
N7568 French 950 Silver Elephant
A French 1st purity silver model of an elephant with fine detail and marked on one leg with a Minerva head, a 1 and counter mark. Retailed by Bry & Co of Paris, jewelers and clock makers. Weight 58.60 troy oz. Height 6 1/4" to the ear and 8 1/2" to the tip of the trunk. Length 7 1/2". Excellent condition.
H7558 R & S Garrard & Co. English Silver Gilt Tazzas
A pair of ornate cast and chased English silver gilt tazzas by Garrard with tall stem and round open work bowl. The central column and foot have applied animal heads surrounded by pearling. The center of the bowl is crested with the latin words 'Omne Solum Forti Patria' translated to 'To the brave every land is his homeland." Dated for London 1887. Height 7 3/4"; diameter at top 7 1/4"; diameter of base 4 3/4"; combined weight 54.90 troy oz. Excellent condition.
H7521 R Hennell English Antique Silver Goblet
An antique silver chalice with shooting scenes hand chased and dated 1860, London. The maker Robert Hennell. The cartouche never monogrammed. Interior gilt lined.
Weight 10.15 troy ounces.
RH7512 Pair of English Sterling Silver Chinoiserie Candelabra
An unusual pair of English silver four light candelabra by Sebastian Garrard dated for London 1928 in the Chinoiserie style with pierced pagoda form columns, four leaf form feet and pineapple finials. Height 17 3/4"; width across the arms 8 1/2"; total weight 221 troy oz.
Rare Gorham Sterling and Mixed Metals Punch Bowl with Ladle
A large important hand hammered Gorham sterling and mixed metals punch bowl. Applied copper and brass cherries and leaves. Matching ladle. Click on picture for more details. 77 troy ounces.
RH6779 Tiffany Sterling Nautical Pitcher with Chased Shells Circa 1880
A rare and unusual Tiffany antique sterling pitcher with chased shells and seaweed in extraordinary detail. A large pitcher with exceptional weight.
Height 11" Weight 53.65 troy ounces
RH7376 Tiffany Indian Influenced Engraved Sterling Pitcher
A superb hand engraved Indian style pitcher by Tiffany and Company monogrammed on the base. The handle resembles the trunk of an elephant and is engraved to match the pitcher. Height 8 1/4". Weight 30 troy oz.
RH6889 Important Tiffany Antique Sterling Vase
An exceptional Tiffany sterling vase attributed to Curran with applied, etched and chased detail. The two handles terminate in a cast rosette which is also applied to the base on the underside. Exceptional detail, and a remarkable effort on the part of Tiffany & Company to produce a unique piece of silver during the gilded age. Height 12 3/4" tall. Weight 106.9 troy oz. The diameter of the top opening is 6"
RH7214 Elkington Antique Sterling Tazzas
A magnificent pair of silver gilt tazzas by Elkington with Birmingham hallmarks for 1889. Finished with polished mahogany plaques inserted into the base. Scenes of cherubs and swags and with a large mask at the center in incredible detail and absolutely pristine. Monogrammed.
9 1/4" tall by 12 1/2" long. 140 troy ounces. Please inquire.
JS100 A Fine and Rare Antique Tiffany Sterling Chocolate Pot with Applied Ivy and Birds
An unusual Tiffany three dimensional chocolate pot with applied ivy and birds intricately cast and tastefully arranged against an engraved textured background. 9" tall at the finial. In excellent condition. The lid hinges back to open. Never monogrammed.
Weight 19.25 troy ounces.