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H4974 Krider Philadelphia Footed Fruit Bowl
An antique sterling silver fruit bowl with cast feet and an applied rooster on the rim. Original pristine gilding inside the bowl. Exceptional crisp condition. Circa 1865. Manufactured and marked by Krider of Philadelphia. Height: 4 1/4" Length: 12" Width: 8" Weight: 26.9 troy oz.
Tiffany Beekman Sterling Soup Ladle
A large pristine Tiffany antique sterling silver soup ladle with satin finished gold washed bowl monogrammed on the front of the handle with a large impressive Victorian monogram. The pattern is the Tiffany pattern later known as Beekman. Length 12 1/4". Weight 7.2 toz.
0203 Pair of Georgian Silver Spoons Peacocks
Pair of English silver serving spoons, possibly by John Blake, London 1802, later chased* with peacocks and feathers in the bowl. The handles of the spoons are engraved and crested. Length 8 7/8"; combined weight 3.95 troy oz. Excellent condition.
Price: $275.00 for the pair
H8620 Kirk Repousse Fruit Bowl
A Kirk antique sterling repousse fruit bowl with hand chased floral decoration. Weight 35.85 toz. Height 7"
8627 French Silver Dessert Forks
Nine first purity (950/1000) French dessert forks gold washed with a pierced ornate monogram at the top of the handle. Length 7 1/4". Weight 15.2 toz. Maker Henin & Company.
NN8622 Tiffany Mixed Metals Bowl
A Tiffany sterling silver bowl with inlaid copper stylized leaves dated 1906 from the pattern number and in super condition. Diameter 7 3/4". Height 3". Weight 15 toz.
Levi & Salaman of Birmingham 1897
A small pair of antique English silver heart shaped boxes hallmarked for Levi and Salaman with hinged monogrammed lids ornately chased with decoration on the edges and the sides of the boxes. Birmingham 1897. 2" by 1 3/4"
Price: $225.00 each
Puiforcat French Silver Wine Coaster
A French first purity 950/1000 wine bottle coaster with cast applied Bacchus heads on the two sides. Marked with Minerva head and with a weight of 29.35 toz. Height 5".
8621 Gorham Cairo Sauce Ladle
An antique sterling silver sauce ladle by Gorham in the Cairo series with mixed metal inlay and an applied bird on the handle. Engraved bowl with fluted edge. Length 5 1/2". Weight 1.6 toz. Monogrammed.
RH8619 Gorham Antique Punch Cups
Rare set of six Gorham antique orange shaped punch cups with applied leaf bases and orange peel finish. Gold washed interior and custom applied monograms. French import marks. Height 2"
N8617 Dominikus Kott of Schwabisch Gmund Condiment
An unusual antique German 13 lothige purity condiment ornament in the shape of an elephant with a basket shaped mustard pot on the top and two clip on salt containers on the sides of the elephant. The maker is Dominikus Kott. The elephant is bolted to the oval footed base with the original nuts. Height 5 1/2".
8628 Whiting Mixed Metals Lobster Salad Set
An antique sterling and mixed metals long handle salad serving set by the Whiting company with applied silver and copper lobsters with engraved highlights. There is an engraved Japanese style monogram on the reverse of the handles. Length 12". Weight 10.25 toz. Gold washed bowls and tines. Hand hammered surfaces.
Pair of Massive Kirk 11 oz Trays
Two matching Kirk 11 ounce silver trays measuring 17 1/4" by 11 1/2". Weight 98 toz. Unusually large rectangular trays both monogrammed at the center.
Price: $7,500.00 for the pair of trays
N8626 Tiffany Antique Sterling Perfume Vinaigrette
An antique sterling silver Union Square period urn shaped perfume bottle with vinaigrette applied with silver daisies and hand engraved on a satin finish. The item uncrews to reveal a vinaigrette with hinged grill. Very fine quality. Length 3 1/8". Weight 1.75 toz.
N8623 English Silver Figural Salt
An unusual antique silver master salt with applied cast feet and a humpty dumpty face. Maker Francis Higgins, London 1890. Hand engraved textured surface and clear cartouche never monogrammed on the other side. Weight 4.35 toz. Diameter 3 1/4". Height 2"
MM8616 Gorham Mixed Metals Sugar & Creamer
A Gorham antique sterling silver sugar and cream pitcher with applied copper Japanese motifs on a hammered surface. Both pieces have a gold washed interior. Engraved highlights between the applied copper frog and Japanese warrior, trees and butterfly. Combined weight 12.6 toz. Height 2 3/4". Monogrammed.
N8618 English Silver Rocking Horse Pepper Pot
An antique 1904 silver English pepper pot in the shape of a rocking horse on wheels hallmarked Chester by Cornelius Sanders & Francis Shepard. The item is hallmarked on all parts and the head pulls off to fill. A rare little novelty 1 1/2" in length and 2" tall.
6254 Albert Coles Fish Slice with Cattails and Fish
A coin silver fish slice by Albert Coles with cattails and fish on the handle both front and back and engraved scene on the blade. Length 12 1/4"; Weight 5.20 ozt. Very good condition and never monogrammed.
RH8613 Jean Puiforcat Art Deco Sauciere
An art deco Puiforcat 950 pure French silver sauciere with wood handles and a pull out interior. Monogrammed on one side. Weight 46.45 toz.
EX8614 Puiforcat Pierced Silver Server 950/1000
A French silver pierced art deco flat server by Puiforcat in the first purity ie 950/1000. The pattern is Monaco. Dated circa 1930 with a wonderful large art deco monogram on the reverse of the handle.
8607/8608/8605 Georgian Silver Marrow Scoops
English Georgian silver marrow scoops from l to r:
Price: $325.00 each
H8158 Chinese Silver Tea Set in Indian Style 45.5 troy oz.
A three piece Chinese antique silver tea set chased with buildings, animals and people and with bamboo style handles, made for the Indian market. The decoration depicts a tiger hunt chased with an elephant transporting the hunters. All in excellent condition. Teapot measures 9 1/2" across by 5" tall.
H8612 Rasmussen Danish Sterling Cocktail Shaker
An excellent quality art deco sterling silver cocktail shaker by Rasmussen of Denmark. The three dimensional floral finial is mounted on a pull off lid. Weight 31.6 toz. Height 10 3/4"
RH8563 Whiting Pigeon Sterling Pitcher 12"
A masive antique sterling silver pitcher by Whiting circa 1887 from the Texedo Club in Tuxedo Park New York which opened in 1886. Weight 56.20 toz. The ornate sterling pitcher is ornately chased with leaves and has pigeon heads chasing on each side. Engraved with a presentation on the front in the cartouche and on the base with various winners.
N8584 English Silver Wine Funnel c1810
A heavy, good quality English sterling silver wine funnel by John Cramer marked for London and dated 1810. The crest reads 'libertas et Natale Solum.'
Height 6"; weight 7.15 troy oz.
Sterling Gilt Pin with Turquoise Glass Stones
A large vintage sterling silver gilt pin in the form of a bow with turquoise glass stones. Length 3" by 2 1/4". Marked sterling.
Japanese Kozuka Knives Meiji Period c1880
Two Japanese knives from the Meiji period with Kozuka handles in bronze with Japanese motifs. Each knife is 8 1/4" long. Handles are in good condition; blades have wear.
Price: $135.00 each
American Sterling and Coin Silver Mustard Ladles
From l to r: Gorham Medallion sterling mustard ladle length 5 1/4", marked lion, anchor, G, sterling, Pat. 1864. Monogrammed on the back W.A.
Price: $95.00 each
7949 Gorham Japanese Sterling Fish Slice
A sterling silver fish slice by Gorham in the Japanese pattern with engraved blade. Length 10 1/4". Marked lion, anchor, G, sterling and the retailer Starr & Marcus. Monogrammed on the back of the handle.
RH0100 Dominick & Haff Pond Pitcher
An antique sterling silver hand hammered pitcher with chased pond life plants and insects. The items include dragon flies and water lilies and ripples of water at the base. The hammered handle has chased water plants over the hammering. Height 6 3/4". Weight 20.95 troy oz.
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H8600 English Hallmarked Silver Sardine Box
An unusual English glass and sterling silver sardine box engraved with a crest on the base which has a Greek key engraved pattern. The pull off beveled glass lid has a silver finial and fits on a ledge at the top. All the original silver bolts are present on the base and the finial. 6 1/2" by 5 1/2". Height 3 3/4". Barker Bros. Birmingham 1875.
H8505 Kirk 11 Ounce Landscape Punch Cup
A small Kirk early 1015 mark landscape punch cup on a plain pedestal foot and chased with pagodas and boat on the sides. Height 3 3/8" at the handle. Weight 3.7 toz.
H8601 Hamilton & Diesinger Sterling Kettle on Stand
An antique sterling silver repousse kettle on stand with swing handle by Hamilton & Diesinger. Chased with great depth and with additional applied wire as vines on the spout and handle. The three dimensional supports are in the form of naturalistic branches. Weight 66 toz. Height 12 1/2" with handle extended.
H8597 Tiffany Antique Sterling Tray 50toz
A superb quality antique sterling tray by Tiffany & Company inscribed July 1879 with the name of the recipients. Top quality engraved detail depicting ivy vines and birds with an applied die rolled decorative band.
H8596 English Silver Child's Cup
An English antique silver child's cup with bamboo handle and Victorian engraved figures at the front of the cup. Engraved Gothic style monogram. height 3 1/2". Weight 4.10 toz. Hallmarked Birmingham 1884. William Spurrier.
EX8593 Shiebler Fish Serving Fork
An antique sterling silver fish serving fork by George Shiebler circa 1880. The handle has cast and applied seaweed and a fish and the pierced blade has an octopus in the center.
Weight 4 toz. Length 9". Excellent condition.
T8595 Coin Silver Tea Caddy
An American coin silver antique tea caddy circa 1845 by Hall Hewson Company of Albany New York. The plain surface engraved with a script monogram and Black Tea on the front side of the caddy. Pull off cap.
Height 4 1/2". Weight 6.30 toz.
FH37 Important George Sharp Scoop
A large important George Sharp silver scoop circa 1865 with a lion terminal, pierced fluted gold washed bowl scoop shaped bowl and a small cast applied child with pointed hat on the edge of the bowl. Hand engraved decoration on the bowl. Length 11 1/4" . Weight 5 troy ounces.
N8603 Coin Silver Napkin Rings
A pair of antique coin silver napkin rings in the original box with applied medallions and chased floral decoration on the sides. 1 1/4" wide. Crisp sharp detail.
Price: $795.00 for the set
Sterling Silver Mesh Purse with Lacy Insert
A 935 silver fine mesh purse with a lacy insert on the front. There are two blue stones in the clasp. Marked 935 Sterling Germany. Length 7" by 4 1/4" wide at its widest point. Weight 3.55 troy oz. Excellent condition.
Set of Eight Sterling Egg Spoons
A set of eight sterling silver egg spoons by Shreve Brown & Co. of Boston. The bowls are gilded. Each spoon has a monogram on the handle. Length 4 3/8"; weight 3.15 troy oz.
Price: $240.00 for the set of 8
Georg Jensen Bernadotte Lobster Picks
Three Georg Jensen Bernadotte sterling lobster picks/forks. Length 7 1/2".
Price: $150.00 each
RH8583 Duhme Sterling Pitcher
A Duhme antique sterling pitcher with hammered surfaces and chased and engraved flowers. There is a small chased and engraved frog close to the base on one side. Inscribed and dated 1885 in the large open cartouche. Height 7 1/8". Weight 19.55 toz.
H8570 Kirk Landscape Sugar Bowl
A Kirk landscape chased sugar bowl with multiple castle scenes, monogrammed on both sides. Removable lid. Weight 27.60 toz.
H8300 Kirk Landscape Tea Caddy
A Kirk landscape antique sterling silver tea caddy with two different castle scenes and lion head handles with rings. Height 5". Weight 8.95 toz.
EX8577 Gorham Mixed Metal Knives
Six Gorham antique sterling block handle luncheon knives with original English silver plated steel blades circa 1870 in remarkably good condition. Length 8 1/2"
H8418 D & H Sterling Mustard Pot
A Dominick & Haff antique sterling repousse mustard pot with hinged lid and floral chasing. Monogrammed in the cartouche on one side. Weight 4.10 toz.
H8560 Pair Kirk Sterling Compotes
A pair of large antique Kirk repousse compotes chased with exotic ferns leaves and flowers. Never monogrammed. Weight 49.50 toz. 10" diameter. Height 5"
Price: $4,500.00 for the pair
Whiting Oyster Server
A rare Whiting antique sterling silver oyster server with satin finished monogrammed engraved bowl in pristine condition. The handle is a three dimensional cast honeybirdin a branch with flowers and leaves.. Marked with the Whiting logo, circa 1870.
Length 10". 3.10 toz.
Price : $3,750.00
H8579 Kirk Sterling Goblets Number 401
Ten S Kirk & Son #401 repousse goblets, with various chasing designs. Height 6". Weight 5.90 troy ounces.
Price: $895.00 each
RH8578 Gorham Antique Sterling Pitcher
A large antique sterling hammered pitcher by the Gorham company circa 1914 with applied blossoms and hand engraved branches. Ornate application on the handle as well as engraving. Height 8". Weight 31.75 toz. Original custom monogram engraved on the front.
RH8530 Tiffany Japanese Miniature Teapot
A rare Tiffany 1890s hammered and applied sterling silver miniature Japanese style teapot. Jade finial on the pull off lid. Applied oak leaves and bugs. Dated on the lid. Weight 8 toz. Height 4 3/4" at the handle.
Woodside Sterling Art Deco Pitcher
Two unusual art deco hand hammered pitchers by the Woodside Company with faceting throughout. Height 9". Weight 30 toz each.
Price: $2,600.00 each
Tiffany Audubon Sterling Vegetable Spoon
A Tiffany Audubon sterling silver vegetable seving spoon with wide bowl. Length 9"; bowl 3 1/4" long by 2 1/4" wide; weight 3.95 troy oz. Very good condition and never monogrammed.
T8588 Dominick & Haff Sterling Tea Caddy
A hand hammered antique silver tea caddy by Dominick & Haff circa 1880 chased with pond associated insects and water plants. Height 4 1/4" Weight 7.55 toz.
H8568 S Kirk 11 Ounce Butter Dish
An antique silver 11 ounce butter dish by Samuel Kirk & Son with hand chased floral decoration and deer chased on the dome. Original pierced silver liner. Lion handles with suspended rings. Weight 21.9 toz.
Heart Shaped English Silver Bon Bon Dishes
A pair of English silver pierced hear shaped bon bon dishes dated London 1890. Mounted on pierced bases and overmarked with the maker WW.BT. 4 1/2" by 5 1/4"
Price: $375.00 for the pair
William Comyns Heart Bon Bon Dishes
A nice pair of pierced and chased heart dishes by William Comyns dated 1892. Length 4". Weight 5.9 toz.
Price: $325.00 for the pair
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.
MM8575 Gorham Mixed Metals Sterling Bowl
A small 5 1/4" diameter Gorham antique sterling silver bowl on a pedestal ring with applied copper and silver fish and an applied water plant in mixed metals. Weight 4.55 toz.
RH8566 Tiffany Child's Bowl and Plate
An important piece of New York history. A child's bowl and plate by Tiffany & Company given by Serena Rhinelander to William Rhinelander Stuart in 1889.
RH8576 Aesthetic Leaf Form Bon Bon Basket
Marked for Schultz and Fischer of San Francisco. Probably the manufacture of George Shiebler. A bon bon basket measuring 8" across with a weight of 6.75 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.
H6491 Gorham Coin Silver Large Salver
A Gorham coin silver salver on four applied feet with ornate border, engraved and engine turned decoration on the flat surface as well as a monogram in the center. There is an inscription on the underside that reads "Presented to Moses Brown Ives Goddard as requested by his uncle, Moses Brown Ives, May 1857". Moses Brown Ives was the president of Providence Bank, RI and a trustee of Brown University. Length 17 3/4" by 13"; weight 45.85 troy oz. Retailed by S.T. Crosey & Co. of Boston.
EX8552 Albert Coles Fish Server
An Albert Coles antique coin silver fish slice with applied stag head and a pierced blade with engraved lobster at the center.
Length 11 3/4". Weight 4.9 toz.
Mm8519 Albert Coles Mixed Metals Snuff Box
An antique Japanese style sterling silver snuff box by Albert Coles with mixed metals applied including a small copper cat, horse head and bird. Dated and inscribed 1890. The reverse engraved with a group of Japanese motifs. 3" by 2" by 3/4".
RH8469 Rare Kirk Repousse 11oz Egg Coddler
A rare Kirk repousse two handle egg coddler, the hinged lid opening at the center with small knobs to reveal the silver insert. Total weight 43.50 troy oz. Height 3 1/2" without the insert handle; length across the handles 11 3/8" by 6 1/2" wide. Marked S Kirk & Son 11oz.
RH8524 Shiebler Sterling Pitcher and Tray Marine Theme
A sterling silver presentation tray and pitcher by Shiebler with a nautical theme depicting applied shells, fish and sea creatures, The undulating border of the tray and the top edge of the pitcher are chased and have applied fish swimming through water on the neck of the pitcher. The pitcher also has applied Art Nouveau floral decoration around the body. The handle has multiple applied shells. Both pieces are inscribed 'Alice' and have a flag which is presumably that of a yacht club. The presentation is inscribed on the pitcher and represented on the tray also. Diameter of tray 15"; height of pitcher 8 1/4". Total weight 64.85 troy oz. Circa 1890.
Price: $4,500.00 for the set
H5744 Tiffany Antique Sterling Gravy Boat
A large heavy sterling silver sauce boat by Tiffany and Company circa 1880 in pristine condition. The inserted die rolled band has a pomegranate motif and the base and handle are in the Chinese Chippendale style which was popular at that time. Small single letter G monogram. Weight: 17 troy oz. Length: 9". Height: 5" at the handle.
EX8540 Eoff & Sheppard Ice Cream Serving Knife
Pristine hand engraved ice cream slice by Eoff & Sheppard for Ball Black in New York. Monogrammed. The handle is a three dimensional cornucopia with fruits and flowers at the junction with the all silver blade. Length 13". Weight 8.2 toz.
EX8554 Rare Gorham Indian Style Cake Saw
A rare and unusual Gorham antique sterling silver cake saw with hand engraved detail depicting an elephant with trunk and Indian style engraved decoration. Crest engraved on the handle. Length 11 1/8". Weight 5.4 toz.
H8546/8154 Arthur Stone Sterling Bowls
A pair of sterling silver bowls by Arthur Stone associates marked C hand hammered. Weight 27.35 toz. 7 7/8".
Price: $595.00 each
H8556 Gorham Modernist Bowl
A Gorham modernist silver plated fruit bowl. Diameter 9 1/2" Circa 1960.
H8545 Indian Colonial Silver Cup
An Indian silver beaker by William Henry Twentyman, active in Calcutta 1815-1820 using this mark. A nice sturdy beaker with a weight of 5.20 toz and a height of 3". Monogrammed on the front of the beaker.
8535 Set of Tiffany Audubon Dinner Size 60 pieces
A set of flatware by Tiffany & Co. in the Audubon pattern composed of 12 dinner knives, 12 dinner forks, 12 salad forks, 12 oval soup spoons or dessert spoons and 12 teaspoons. Total of 60 pieces.
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"
EX8541 Gorham Bird's Nest Waffle Server
A Gorham bird's nest antique sterling silver pointed waffle server. The blade is hand engraved.
Length 9 1/2"
N8477 English Silver Baby Rattle Circa 1760
A large antique silver and coral baby rattle with an applied silver plaque engraved Victor Robert Montgommerie. Dated 1760 and inscribed again on the whistle in 1887 for a representation in the fanily to the next generation. The Montgommerie family is a promenint family in the USA and in the UK. The second presentation was a a Major in the Life Guards. Length 5 1/2".
Antique Sterling Egg Cruet
A good quality sterling silver egg cruet with six egg cups all with script monograms. the cups lock onto pins on the base. Maker unknown WN. Weight 16.2 troy ounces. We have put six pristine Georgian bright cut teaspoons with the cruet to complete it, Not marching but they look very good with it. Four bun feet on the frame. Height 6 1/2".
H8538 Georg Jensen Danish Sterling
Four Georg Jensen Danish hand hammered sterling basket shaped salts and four pepper pots. The baskets are numbered 235A and the peppers 236. Height of peppers 3 3/4" and the baskets are 3 1/2" long and 2 3/4" to the handles.
Price for the eight pieces: $2,400.00
EX7876 Gorham Saxon Stag Macaroni Server
A Gorham antique coin silver macaroni server in excellent condition with a satin finished gold washed bowl. Applied Saxon Stag head on the handle. Lightly hand engraved. Length 9". Weight 3.20 toz.
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.
H8537 Gorham Sterling Pierced Basket
A Gorham sweet meat pierced antique sterling basket with a gold washed surface. Monogrammed on the swing handle. 11" by 9". Height 3 1/2" to the edge. Weight 26.35 toz. Circa 1895.
H8527 Chinese Silver Bowl
A Chinese silver bowl by Zeewo of Shanghai. The rim has a good size band of applied grapes, vines and leaves. Weight 17.15 troy ounces. Diameter 7 1/4". Height 4 1/2"
H8536 S. Kirk & Son 11 oz Teapot
An antique S Kirk & Son 11 ounce teapot with reticulated cast base and finely chased foliage on the body. Elk finial on the lid with original nut and screw. Height 7 1/2". Weight 28.9 toz.
8533 Ten Gorham Cluny Pastry Forks
Ten large rare Gorham Cluny pastry forks with single letter "S" monograms on the reverse of the handles. Length 6 3/4".
Price: $295.00 each
H8526 Mount Vernon Covered Urn
An antique neo classical sterling silver urn with lid and applied cast rams heads on the sides. Circa 1915. Never monogrammed.
Height 14 1/4".
Weight 36.75 troy ounces.
N8525 English Silver Youth Set in Box
A finely hand engraved antique gold washed and satin finished youth set in original fitted case. The engraving is done in the Japanese taste and is very crisp. There is a crest and monogram on each piece. The cup is 3 1/2" tall and the knife is 7 1/4" long. London 1881.
Benjamin Smith Covered Wine Cooler
An antique English silver gold washed covered wine cooler by Benjamin Smith II and Benjamin Smith III. The urn is crested on one side and inscribed "The Virginia Gold Cup" on the other side with the names of the winning horses and the owners. The removable lid has a chariot as the finial. Applied with a three dimensional band of grape vines leaves and grapes and with four faces below the handles. Marked with the retailer on the pedestal. Hallmarked for Benjamin Smith and dated 1817, London. Weight 104 toz. Height 16"
H8528 Stieff Sterling Repousse Basket
A large antique sterling silver repousse basket with swing handle. The deep 3 1/2" side is chased with various flowers including roses and poppies. The handle has floral decoration in the same pattern and monogrammed with a large S. Weight 39.5 troy ounces. 13" by 11". Height 6"
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.
H8504 Stieff Rose Sterling Oval Tray 31oz
A hand chased sterling silver oval tray by Stieff with floral repousse border. Length 14" by 11" wide, the interior being 10 1/2" by 7 1/2". Dated with a K for 1945 and marked with style 229. Weight 31 troy oz. Very good condition with some pin point dings on the smooth area only visible when tilted in the light. No monogram.
7897 Whiting Cast Serving Spoon
An antique sterling silver art nouveau serving spoon with hibiscus on the handle and in the bowl. The bowl is lightly gold washed. Length 9 1/2". Weight 6.75 troy ounces. Monogrammed.
George Sharp Nut Set in Box
A George Sharp boxed nut set circa 1865 in the original fitted case comprising twelve nut picks and a nut scoop with squirrel terminals.
T6289 Fradley Teapot Spout Strainer
An antique sterling silver teapot spout strainer with chased thistles. 1 1/2" tall. Manufactured by Fradley.
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.
RH8500 Dominick & Haff Pitcher
An antique Aesthetic movement Dominick & Haff hammered sterling silver pitcher with chased pond creatures including a large dragon fly and engraved spider and web. Intaglio chased leaves and plants on very fine hammered surfaces. Height 8". Weight 24.25 troy ounces.
Shiebler Japonesque Cheese Scoop
An antique sterling silver cheese scoop by George Shiebler with applied gold washed Japanese influenced motifs including a crab, branch and leaves. All in pristine condition and impressive weight. Length 8 3/4". Weight 3.25 troy ounces. Circa 1880.
H8489 Tiffany Union Square Tureen with Sauceboats
A large impressive antique sterling tureen with matching sauceboats all marked with French import marks and the Tiffany Union Square mark. Engraved with an ornate band of decoration and monogrammed.
Stone Associates Bowl
A good size sterling hammered bowl by the Stone Associates with a diameter of 8" and a height of 3 1/2". Weight 17.15 toz.
Gorham Hizen Ice Cream Knife
A large rare Gorham Hizen antique sterling silver ice cream knife with a sterling silver blade and hollow sterling handle depicting Japanese motifs including a large fish on the handle. Amusing Japanese style engraving on the back of the blade showing the date and initials in Japanese letters.
Weight 6.7 toz. Length 12"
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
EX8501 Shiebler Asparagus Fork
An antique sterling asparagus serving fork by George Shiebler with hammered handle applied with Japanese motifs including crab and lobster. Satin finished gold washed tines. Length 9 1/4". Weight 4.75 toz.
T8511 Gorham Mixed Metals Tea Caddy
A rare and unusual hand hammered copper tea caddy with the M date letter for 1880 by the Gorham Company. Applied silver Japanese motifs including birds and plants with leaves. The surface has the original shiny patina and the interior and the pull of cap have the original bright gold wash. Height 4 1/4".
Amazing George Sharp Server
A large rare George Sharp spinach serving fork with a knight's helmet and mouse terminal, gold washed engraved and pierced bowl. Length 11 1/2". Weight 4.25 toz.
N8515 Pair of Salt Shakers
A pair of Dominick & Haff antique sterling silver figural salt and pepper shakers. Weight 7.3 toz. Height 4". The bottom has a silver pull our stopper for filling.
Price: $1,750.00 pair
RH8441 Gorham Sterling Inkwell
A Gorham antique sterling silver inkwell circa 1900 Art Nouveau. Hinged lid. 23 toz.
Rare Whiting Fish Set
A rare Whiting two piece fish serving set with cast birds on branches on the handles. Length 11 3/4" and 9 1/4". Engraved detail on the blades against a satin finish and gold washed surface. Weight 8 toz
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.
8480 Gorham Lily Gravy Ladle
A Gorham Lily pattern gravy ladle with satin finished gold washed bowl and no monograms. Length 7 /2"
American Sterling Nut Set
A thirteen piece antique sterling silver nut serving set probably by John Wendt with squirrel finials and a cast floral canopy with a bird over the pierced gold washed bowl. Circa 1870. Length 10 1/4" and 4".
N8455 German 800 Silver Shoe
A German 800 silver shoe with good detail and pierced decoration on the top of the shoe. Applied cast silver bow. Marked 800 with a maker's mark. Circa 1900. Length 6 1/4". Weight 4.9 troy ounces.
MM8495 Tiffany Mixed Metals Two Handle Cup
An unusual Tiffany antique sterling silver hammered two handle cup with mixed metal copper inlay of leaves. French import marked. Circa 1880. Weight 16.65 toz. Height 5"
H8479 William G Forbes Cup
A coin silver cup by William G Forbes circa 1830 never monogrammed and in excellent condition. Height 3 5/8". Weight 7.95 troy ounces.
H8475 Codan Mexico Sterling Pitcher
A quality sterling pitcher in the Danish style by Codan S A of Mexico. Measures 10 1/4" tall and weighs 29.65 troy ounces.
H8461 Gorham Antique Bowl Circa 1898
A Gorham bowl with cut glass base and ornate sterling collar. Date letter 1898 on the silver. Diameter 9 3/4". 2 3/4" tall.
EX8457 Dominick & Haff Fish Set
A finely engraved fish serving set by Dominick and Haff of New York the blades engraved with water birds on a satin finished background. In pristine condition with never monogrammed handles. The bird on the fork has his head below the water. Length 12 1/4" and 9 1/4". Weight 7.95 toz.
Price: $1,500.00 for the set in the original box
RH8471 Rare Dominick & Haff Tureen
A large rectangular antique sterling chased tureen with butterflies and flowers against a textured background. Weight 75.20 troy ounces.
H8465 Dominick and Haff Sterling Nut Cups
A set of twelve hand engraved gold washed satin finished triangular antique sterling nut cups. Circa 1882 by Dominick & Haff of New York. 3 1.4" across.
H8395 Gorham Coin Silver Tureen
A large impressive antique Gorham coin silver tureen with an elk finial and cast satyr handles. Mounted on ball feet. Retailed by Caldwell. Weight 93.15 troy ounces.
H4143 Whiting Sterling Bread Tray
A sterling silver bread tray by Whiting with pierced border. Never monogrammed. The pierced section has applied cast floral swags around the length of the border. There is also an applied border on the edge. Excellent sharp detail with hardly any wear and never monogrammed. Weight: 17.85 troy oz. 12 3/4" by 8"
H8317 Large Kirk Footed Tray 15"
A large impressive antique sterling silver footed salver with a band of chased repousse and a center field ornately hand engraved. Monogrammed in the cartouche at the center. Cast ball and claw feet. Diameter 15". Weight 55 toz.
H8401 Redlich Sterling Butter Dish
A small antique sterling ornate butter dish by Redlich of New York with ornate applied floral borders and a monogrammed pull off dome. Weight 10.8 toz. Diameter 6".
H8347 S Kirk Sterling Fruit Bowl
A Kirk landscape or castle pattern fruit bowl chased with castles and flowers and monogrammed at the center of the bowl. The pedestal is also chased with a castle on each side. Finished with an applied rope edge and in good condition. Weight 21.65 troy ounces. Height 6 1/4". Diameter 8 1/2".
H8382 Pair of Jacobi & Jenkins Trays
A fine quality pair of hand chased sterling rectangular trays by Jacobi & Jenkins of Baltimore. The 1 3/8" border is chased with berries and flowers interrupted with ferns in high relief. 12 1/2" by 10 1/4". Weight 54 toz.
Price: $4,500.00 for the pair
8370 Peer Smed Pie Server
A Peer Smed blossom pattern pie server, hand hammered and dated 1933. The blade and handle show hammer marks and the usual quality and craftsmanship of Peer Smed. We have a Lona Schaeffer example of this pie server also. Length 12". Weight 7.65 troy ounces.
H8394 Pair of Whiting Tureens
A matching pair of antique sterling silver tureens chased with flowers and leaves on the bases and pull off lids. Circa 1890. Weight 53 toz. 12" across the handles. Height 5 1/2"
Price: $2,500.00 for the pair
RH8338 Pair of Tiffany Sterling Vases
A museum quality pair of antique sterling silver vases measuring 7 3/4" tall with a weight of 20.3 troy ounces. The spot hammered surfaces have applied dragon flies and blossoms in the Japanese taste. Marked on the bases and dated 1880.
H8422 Gorham Mustard Pot
A Gorham antique sterling mustard pot with applied butterfly on the handle and a satin finish throughout. Beautifully monogrammed on one side of the mustard pot and in pristine condition. Gold washed interior. Hinged lid. Height 2 3/4".
H8382 S Kirk and Son Sterling Trays
Three unusual antique sterling rectangular trays with floral repousse borders and monograms at the center. Quite unusual to find square shaped items in Kirk hollowware. These would be sandwich trays.
Weight 23 toz with a total of 68 toz. 13 1/2" by 10".
Price: $1,500.00 each
RH8439 Arthur Stone Set of Twelve Plates
Twelve hand hammered sterling silver plates by Arthur Stone with Herbert Taylor's mark. There is a small applied band on the edge of each plate hand engraved with a simple arts and crafts design. The plates have a diameter of ten inches and a small three inch pedestal ring applied to the base for elevation. Weight 223 toz.
H8382 Jenkins & Jenkins Sterling Compotes Circa 1900
A pair of Jenkins and Jenkins of Baltimore antique sterling square compotes chased with berries and flowers in a wide border and on the pedestal. Height 3". 7 1/2" square. weight 35.55 toz.
Price: $2,500.00 pair
H8375 Dominick & Haff Sugar and Creamer Circa 1876
A finely chased antique sterling swing handle sugar basket and cream pitcher by Dominick & Haff dated 1876, never monogrammed. Weight 11.8 troy ounces. Basket 5 1/2" long. Creamer 3 1/2" tall.
Price: $950.00 for the set
H8382 Jacobi & Jenkins Sauce Boats
Three antique sterling repousse sauce boats by Jacobi & Jenkins of Baltimore, Maryland. Circa 1900. Unusual angular design and all in excellent condition. Weight 10 toz each. 5 1/2" tall. 8" long.
Price: $1,150.00 each
8367 English Silver Serving Spoons
Six English hallmarked silver Bacchanalian pattern serving spoons dated 1890 London. maker WO/JL. Wonderful crisp condition, never monogrammed. Gold washed. Length 9"
8335 Tiffany Mixed Metals Bowl
A Tiffany antique sterling spot hammered shallow fruit bowl with applied copper turtles in the Japanese taste. Additional engraved decoration of lily pads on both the inside and exterior of the bowl. Circa 1880.
Diameter 8 1/2" Height 2 1/4" Weight 18.8 troy ounces.
H8380 Mappin & Webb Coffee Pot
A 1907 Mappin & Webb sterling silver coffee pot with wood handle and hinged lid. Hallmarked for Sheffield, 1907.
Weight 13.75 troy ounces. Height 8".
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.
N8421 Pair of Gorham Ruffled Salts
A pair of antique sterling silver open salts with ball and claw feet and engraved decoration. Dated 1881 and monogrammed. 3 1/8" diameter. Marked with the Gorham marks from the 1880s. Weight 4.15 troy ounces.
8359 George Sharp Long Salad Set
An antique George Sharp salad set with a Gothic Dome terminal and gold washed bowls. The handles have a milled grip and the tines and bowl have some additional decoration in the form of engraving. Length 11". Weight 7.5 troyounces.
8423 Gorham H Series Spoon
A large heavy cast antique sterling silver serving spoon in Gorham's H series monogrammed on the handle and with a gold washed bowl. Length 9". Weight 4.95 troy ounces.
MM8294 Gorham Mixed Metals Cream Pitcher
A Gorham antique sterling silver hand hammered cream pitcher with applied mixed metals. Copper applications include the handle with a Japanese inspired face and leaves. A small silver beetle is applied over one of the branches. There is also a copper butterfly and a copper bird, Large faceting. Height 3 1/4". Weight 4 troy ounces. Date letter for 1882
H8413 Tiffany Olympian Loving Cup
A Tiffany Olympian three handle antique sterling loving cup with applied ornate bands of decoration and ornate feet and handles. Gold washed interior. No inscriptions. Weight 67 troy ounces. Height 8 3/4".
8438 Whiting Sterling and Mixed Metals Platter Spoon
A Whiting antique sterling platter spoon with hammered surfaces and an applied copper and silver crab on the handle. Lightly gold washed bowl. The item in excellent condition. Circa 1880.
Length 12". Weight 6.55 troy ounces
8356 Whiting Mixed Metals Salad Set with Crabs
An antique sterling Whiting mixed metals long handle salad set with applied copper crabs on the handle. Pristine condition. Circa 1880.
Length 11 3/4" and 12 1/4". Weight 11.3 troy ounces.
Price: $4,500.00 for the pair
H8326 Peter Donovan Silver Ice Bucket
A modern Irish silver ice bucket by Peter Donovan with a pull off lid and hand hammered interior liner. Beautifully crafted with textured stripes on the side of the circular body resembling the bark of a tree. Dated 1973. Weight 49 troy ounces. Height 7 5/8". Diameter 7 1/4"
RH8321 Tiffany Tankard 550 Broadway
An early Tiffany antique coin silver lidded tankard by Moore with outstanding engraved figural scenes on both sides. The lid opens on a hinge and the edges of the lid and base are decorated with gadrooning. Engraved with a crest on the front of the tankard and with a wreath on the lid. Height 8 1/4". Weight 37 troy ounces.
RH8332 Tiffany Centerpiece Compote
A rare and important Tiffany antique sterling silver compote centerpiece with applied ivy and three dimensional birds in incredible detail. Marked with the M for Moore mark for Tiffany and Company, circa 1875. Height 11 1/2" at the handle. Weight 65 troy ounces.
RH8336 Rare Gorham Caddy Trompe L'oeil Circa 1880
A rare Gorham hand hammered and chased tea caddy with a napkin chased on the lid and top of the bowl. There is a gilded rope tied around the lid. The caddy has wonderful color and in inscribed with the name "Eloise". Dated with the date letter M for 1880.
H8325 Danish Sterling Candelabra
A pair of elegant three arm sterling silver candelabra by Axal Salmondsen with a weight of 50.35 troy ounces. Height 13"
H8362 Reed & Barton Sterling Pitcher
A heavy good quality antique sterling silver water pitcher in an art nouveau floral design by Reed & Barton with an art nouveau monogram on one side. In excellent condition. A real gem. Quite possibly the six flowers pattern by Reed & Barton. Height 9". Weight 43 troy ounces.
H8319 Dominick & Haff Tureen 1879
A small fine antique sterling silver hand chased ornate floral tureen by Dominick & haff dated 1879. The chasing is of exceptionally fine quality and the tureen has a Japanese shape. Perfect condition. Weight 34.7 troy ounces. Height 4 3/4". Length 11 1/2" across the handles.
N8323 Japanese Royal Presentation Case
A Japanese silver cigarette case with the royal emblem of Japan engraved with a presentation H R H the Crown Prince of Japan 1921 to John Gibb. The golden emblem of the sun is seen on pieces connected with Japanese royalty. The case has no marks but is silver. 3 1/4" by 2 1/2"
H8346 Kirk 11 ounce Castle Pattern Bowl
A small antique 11 ounce Kirk landscape or castle pattern bowl with a diameter of 6 1/2" and a height of 5 1/2". Hand chased with buildings and flowers together with birds and trees. Monogrammed in the cartouche.. Weight 14.7 troy ounces.
EX8353 Dominick & Haff Platter Spoon
A rare and unusual antique sterling silver stuffing or platter spoon with a cast webbed foot of a duck as the handle showing scales and detail with engraving to highlight detail on the shaft. The spoon measures 14 1/.4" long and has a weight of 6.35 troy ounces. On the reverse of the large bowl is a hand engraved pair of monograms and a date of Feb 20th 1886.
RH8292 Pair of Sterling Vegetable Tureens
A rare pair of finely chased antique sterling vegetable tureens with chased and engraved butterflies and vines. Marked with a retailer's stamp of W H Saxton and sterling. The handles are custom screw in script monogram finials. The bottom of the tureens has the same hand chased design as the lids all the way through to the middle of the bases.
MM8293 Whiting Sterling Mixed Metals Bowl Ca 1881
A small antique sterling hand hammered fruit bowl on a pedestal applied with a large bird and branches with copper cherries. A copper bug is applied to the reverse with an engraved inscription dated 1881 from Aunt Alice. Additional fruit applied to the base together with a mixed metals bug. Weight 14.25 troy ounces. 6 3/4" diameter. 3 3/4" tall.
6148 Danish Silver Fish Set by Prahl of Copenhagen
A massive fine quality Danish silver fish serving set comprising a hand pierced and engraved fish slice with dragon at the junction of the blade and handle and measuring 13" long, and a finely engraved 11" fork. The maker is Prahl of Copenhagen, Denmark. The fish slice is dated 1850 and the fork 1855. Combined weight 15.5 troy ounces.
8219 Two Heavy Kirk Sterling Serving Forks Circa 1930
Two Kirk sterling serving forks in the Cynthia pattern from the 1930s. Monogrammed with an ornate hand engraved detailed monogram on the front of each handle. Length 9". The two weigh a massive 6.8 troy ounces and are on perfect condition.
Price: $185.00 each
T8180 800 Silver German Tea Ball
An antique 800 silver German tea ball with twist off top and nice quality chain in good condition. Length 1 3/4"
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.
FH40 George Sharp Pie Server
A George Sharp for Bailey and Company of Philadelphia sterling silver pie server with an applied bull head on the top of the handle. Engraved decoration on the blade and on the front of the handle. A large impressive pie server measuring 11" with a weight of 3.85 troy ounces.
FH41 George Sharp Bull Head Spoon
An antique sterling silver large serving spoon with an oval bowl and engraving on the front of the handle and edge of the bowl. There is an applied three dimensional bull head on the top of the handle. Lightly gold washed bowl. Length 10". Weight 3.10 troy ounces.
RH8277 English Silver Epergne
An Edwardian sterling pierced epergne by James Dixon and Sons for Mappin & Webb Sheffield Hallmark for 1908. 165 troy ounces. Height 141/2"
H8181 English Silver Plated Rolling Dish
A large English silver plated rolling dish with all the parts and in good condition with a few spots. 14" across handles. 9" tall.
H8256 Pair of George Sharp Tureens
A fine quality pair of antique silver circular covered tureens by George Sharp of Philadelphia retailed by Bailey and Company and hand chased with flowers and scrolls. The tureens have a combined weight of 120 troy ounces. Length 12" across the handles. 6" tall.
H8262 Boston Arts & Crafts Sterling Bowl
A circular handwrought sterling silver bowl by Frederick J R Gyllenberg of Boston on a ring foot. Height 2 1/4"; diameter 5 1/2"; weight 7.50 troy oz. Monogrammed A S. c1900-1932.
FH36 Wood & Hughes Medallion Ice Spoon
A fine quality coin silver ice spoon with pierced bowl and an applied mask at the terminal. Gold washed bowl and applied beaded edge at the top and on the center of the handle. Engraved highlights on the handle and around the piercing in the bowl.
Length 9 1/4". Weight 3 troy ounces.
N8281 Georgian Silver Match Safe 1806
A curved antique silver match safe by Mathew Linwood of Birmingham England dated 1806. Good clear hallmarks and a recessed hinge. Gold washed interior.
2 3/8" by 1 1/2" by 1/2" deep.
RH8284 Petersen Sterling Bon Bon Compotes
A hand hammered antique sterling pair of bon bon compotes with handles by Carl Poul Petersen of Montreal Canada. Height 8" Weight 36 troy ounces.
N8281 Georgian English Silver Box
A Georgian silver oval box with tight fitting hinged lid ideal for use as a pill box. Crested with an arm bearing sickle. Length h3" by 1 1/4" wide. Gilded interior. Made by Phipps and Robertson of London dated 1797.
FH35 Wood & Hughes Medallion Server
A Wood & Hughes coin silver flat server with medallion on the handle and engine turned with bright cut decoration on the gilded blade. Length 9 7/8'. Marked W & H. Good condition and never monogrammed.
EX8266 Gorham Antique Fruit Knives
Twelve Gorham number 5 antique sterling knives with bronze kodzuko handles highlighted with gold leaf. The sterling blades are hand engraved with Japanese style engraving and have a satin finish.
EX8118 Rare Peer Smed Forks
Eleven rare sterling hand hammered salad forks by Peer Smed measuring 6 1/4". Weight 1.4 troy ounces each.
Price: $3,250.00 for the eleven
EX8118 Rare Peer Smed Dessert Spoons
Twelve rare Peer Smed hand hammered dessert spoons measuring seven inches long with a weight of 2.05 troy ounces each.
Price: $3,500.00 for the set of twelve
EX8118 Rare Peer Smed Coffee Spoons
Very rare hand hammered sterling silver coffee spoons marked Peer Smed, hand wrought. The spoons measure 4 1/2".
8179 Antique Sterling Engraved Spoon
A large antique sterling hand engraved serving spoon with Japanese style engraving on the bowl and handle. Monogrammed. Length 9 7/8". Marked Sterling and with a retailer Henningen Bates.
8199 French Silver Fish Set
An antique French silver boxed fish set comprising twelve knives and twelve forks with silver blades and tines and hollow handles. Marked 950 pure and with the mark of Gustave Keller.
H8208 Schofield Repousse Tumblers
Five sterling silver tumblers measuring 5" tall with a weight of 5.3 troy ounces each and numbered 466. Marked with the Schofield logo on the base. Baltimore Rose pattern. Quite rare.
Price: $895.00 each
RH8229 Ramsden & Carr Sterling Tray
A footed sterling hand hammered tray by Ramsden and Carr dated London 1910. Hand engraved with a large wreath of poppies and ribbons on the hammered surface and trimmed with an applied band of twisted rope. Mounted on six ball and claw feet.
FH31 Gorham Lily of the Valley 3D Jelly Roll Server
A Gorham sterling jelly roll server in the three dimensional lily of the valley pattern with gilded and satin finished blade as well as bright cut decoration on the front. Length 10 1/2". Weight 2.30 troy oz. Monogrammed on the back of the blade. Marked lion, anchor, G, sterling and retailed by J E Caldwell & Co
RH8227 Tiffany Sterling Coffee Pot
A rare Tiffany antique sterling coffee pot in the Japanese style with applied silver gilt fish, acid etched seaweed and applied crab and bug. The lid hinges back to open. Hand spot hammered surfaces throughout. Height 7". Circa 1880. Weight 11 troy ounces.
RH8253 English Silver Hardstone and Pearl Casket London 1849
A fantastic English hallmarked silver box by William Nichols engraved with superb detail and with cast figures and hoof feet at the corners. The box is set with pearls and hardstone and is silver gilted. Weight 63 troy ounces. 9" across at the feet. 5 1/2" tall.
H8200 Tiffany Modernist Sterling Bowl
A sterling silver hexagonal bowl by Tiffany & Co. with original gold washed interior. Height 2 3/4"; weight 17.7 troy oz.; diameter 8 1/2". Good condition and never monogrammed. Mark used between 1907-1938.
H8195 Gorham Coin Silver Water Pitcher
A large impressive hand engraved water pitcher with early coin silver marks by the Gorham Company. The cartouche has a single letter "m" monogram. The handle is somewhat three dimensional with applied graduating silver balls and an ornate applied cast canopy at the top of the pitcher. Weight 39.90 troy ounces. Height 12" at the handle.
N8182 Tiffany Antique Sterling Silver Open Salts Circa 1880
A pair of 1880s Tiffany sterling silver open salts with gold washed interiors and repousse sides. Each salt has four applied paw feet. Weight 6.05 troy ounces. Height 1 1/2". Diameter 2 1/2".
Price: $675.00 for the pair
N8215 German 800 Silver Box Circa 1900
An antique oval German 800 silver mark with makers mark S S H from Hanau Germany. The box is decorated with chased cherubs and an ornate background and has a hinged lid and gold washed interior. 3 7/8" by 3" by 1 1/4" deep. Weight 5.05 troy ounces.
H8160 Kalo Antique Sterling Bowl 1912
A good quality deep early Kalo sterling silver bowl. Good patina and clear hammering. Diameter 7". Weight 15.4 toz. Marked Sterling, Hand wrought at the Kalo Shops, Chicago, 10452, 2. Circa 1912. Never monogrammed.
FH30 Rare Gorham Lily of the Valley 3D Ice Cream Spoons
A rare set of twelve sterling silver pristine dessert or ice cream spoons by Gorham in a three dimensional lily of the valley hand made pattern. Perfect satin finished gold washed bowls. Length 6 1/8".
EX8133 Redlich Sterling Set of Six Spoons
Six antique pointed gold washed bowl spoons with monograms in the satin finished pointed bowls. All marked with the Redlich logo and sterling. Circa 1880. Length 6".
Price: $795.00 for the set of six spoons
H8121 Large S Kirk and Son Antique Sterling Pitcher
A finely chased S Kirk & Son Co antique sterling pitcher with exquisite floral chasing in great high relief detail. The handle is ornate and has floral detail. Weight 28.35 troy ounces. Height 8 3/4". A large puffy pitcher with unusual motifs.
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".
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 Silver 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"
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.
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 statue of Freedom taken from the capital dome in Washington, DC 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.
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"
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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
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".
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.
EX7662 Hilliard & Thomason 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.
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.