Britannia Fine Antique Silver
RH9945 Gorham Sterling Centerpiece Dated 1874
A fine quality Gorham antique sterling silver centerpiece with a central cherub on a platform beneath three supporting arms. The arms have reticulated detailed attachments and terminate with female masks in crisp detail. The bowl itself unscrews with a bayonet mechanism. All the original wing nuts are intact and the base is clearly marked with the G date letter for 1874 and sterling with the Gorham logo.
Weight 66 troy oz. Height 10 3/4". Diameter 11"
MM9927 Tiffany Sterling Tray with Copper Inlay
A circular sterling silver tray by Tiffany & Company with an arts and crafts copper application of trees. The central cartouche has an engraved art deco monogram. Diameter 12 1/2". Weight 24.90 troy oz.
RH9899 Scottish Antique Silver Hot Water/Wine Carafe Edinburgh 1859
A superbly hand chased floral hot water jug complete with insulators and a hinged lid. The maker was James McKay of edinburgh and the date 1859. There is an inscription in the cartouche with an 1860 presentation date. The handle is a detailed branch form handle with cast applied leaves at the terminals.
Exceptional quality and design and a rare example of Scottish silver.
Height 11 1/2"
Weight 32.90 troy ounces
RH9903 Garrards Sterling and Mother of Pearl Serving Set in Fitted Case London 1987
A cased set of mother of pearl and sterling caviar serving dishes with two larger ornate dishes measuring 7" square and six smaller dishes measuring 3 3/4" square. The spoons are all hand carved mother of pearl. Excellent condition. All housed in a large impressive velvet lined case. The dishes have mother of pearl feet held in place with sterling pins. Tiny English silver hallmarks on the edge of the silver applied work.
RH9904 Rare Massive English Silver Chocolate Pot Circa 1792
A huge 41 troy oz tall antique English silver chocolate pot by John Danzilow in outstanding condition with fluting on the lid (held in-place by a removable pin) and body. Ebonized wood handle. Engraved crest on the front. Interior gold washed. Marked on the base and on the lip of the hinged lid.
London 1792 John Danzilow
9891 Gorham Mixed Metals Large Fruit /Punch Bowl Dated 1882
A large important Gorham bowl on a copper branch form base with applied grape leaves and bunches together with copper and silver vines. A rare mixed metals hand hammered sterling silver bowl in perfect condition. Marked on the base with the date letter for 1882 and sterling and other metals together with the Gorham logo.
Weight 101.7 troy ounces. Across handles 16" Height 7"
RH9708 Indo Portuguese Filigree Silver Covered Bowl
A rare 18th Century Indo Portuguese filigree covered bowl from the Goa region of India. The Goa region was once under Portuguese control and even today the food there has Portuguese origins. This extremely high quality filigree was produced in the region.
Height 6". Diameter of opening 4"
Weight 20.25 troy ounces
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RH9875 Tiffany Antique Sterling Pitcher circa 1870-1874
A rare Tiffany sterling silver pitcher with partially gilded decoration of leaves and tendrils on a spot hammered surface. On one side of the pitcher there is a large applied bug. The date of the pitcher is 1870-1874 which is quite early for the Japaneseque examples by Tiffany & Company.
Weight 23.25 troy ounces
RH9514 Massive Tiffany Heavy Sterling Table Box 83.65 troy ounces
An amazingly heavy Tiffany sterling silver box with engraved crest and Victorian style monogram engraved on the hinged lid. The interior is gold washed. The weight is a staggering 83.65 troy ounces. Measurements 5" by 4 1/4" by 3 1/8" tall. Whoever ordered this unusual box from Tiffany and Company wanted to make sure that nobody could disappear with the box in hand without walking crooked and giving the game away. It weighs over 5 lbs of sterling silver. Engraved with a large stag head from a crest and a Victorian monogram.
RH9855 Gorham Sample Sterling Bowl Circa 1900 Paris Exposition
A heavy cast and applied antique sterling silver bowl by Gorham with applied floral swags and rams heads. Lightly gold washed in the lobed interior. Excellent condition. See detailed page for more details.
Weight 74.25 troy oz. Height 5 1/2". Diameter 13"
RH9423S Kirk #30 Landscape Puffy Pitcher
A large antique sterling silver pitcher with landscape chasing by Samuel Kirk and Son in excellent condition. The pitcher has a naturalistic detailed branch form handle and numerous buildings with a stag chased among trees and a variety of plants and flowers.
Weight 49.5 toz
Height 9 1/2"
RH9862 Gorham pair of Antique Sterling Candelabra Circa 1890
A pair of Gorham sterling silver candelabra with ornate bases. Extremely heavy quality with excellent workmanship, the six arms solid and free of repairs. Marked with the Gorham logo, the date letter for 1890 and retailed by Spaulding of Chicago.
Height 13" without the top finial insert. Weight 185 troy oz.
RH9421 Rare Tall Kirk Sterling Landscape Vases 13"
A rare pair of thirteen inch tall S Kirk and Son antique sterling vases chased with landscape scenes and in excellent condition, never monogrammed. Weight 48.65 troy oz. The base and bottom of the vases are chased with acanthus leaves and the band of highly detailed chasing is of exotic plants with castles and bridges. There is a small dog chased into the detail and a female Japanese figure with umbrella on the other vase.
RH9281/9716 Austrian Arts and Crafts Silver Pair of Candelabra
A large pair of Austrian 800 silver candelabra, hand hammered by the maker Bruder Frank in the Wiener Werkstatte style. Both hallmarked.
Height 12". Width 13 1/2".
Combined weight 110 troy oz.
9745/9681 Belgian Early Antique Silver Tea Set Circa 1830
A three piece antique silver Belgian tea set hand chased with floral motifs. Hallmarked with Belgian silver hallmarks from the 1830s. Weight 34.15 troy ounces. Height of pot 10". Creamer 6". Purity 800/1000
9503 Gorham Mixed Metals Sterling Sugar and Creamer Circa 1881
A Gorham antique sterling silver mixed metals hammered sugar and creamer. Both pieces are heavy decorated with applied three dimensional leaves, cherries bugs and branches. Monogrammed "S" on the outside. There is an applied ornate decorative die rolled band at the top of each piece. Very fine faceted hammering and applied basket handles. Fine condition.. Combined weight 14.30 troy oz. Height 2 1/2". Length 5" across handles. Date letter for 1881.
Price: $4,500 for the pair
RH9840 Rare Sterling After Dinner Coffee Pot Circa 1888
A Dominick & Haff antique sterling hammered and chased after dinner coffee pot circa 1888 in pristine condition. There are numerous flowers chased in addition to a large dragon fly near the spout. Retailed by Caldwell of Philadelphia. Monogrammed on the base.
Height 10 1/4".
Weight 20.65 troy oz.
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9786 Gorham Mixed Metals Sterling Goblet. Circa 1880
A rare Gorham antique sterling silver goblet with applied copper leaves and a highly detailed silver bee. There is an applied copper swallow in flight and another bird with a butterfly on the reverse side of the goblet.
Two letter engraved Gothic style monogram.
Weight 6.75 troy ounces.
9842 Gorham Mixed Metal Sterling Centerpiece Bowl Circa 1880
An unusual Gorham Triangular Centerpiece mixed metal bowl with hand hammered surfaces and applied Copper detail. There is a very three dimensional salamander and two large birds on the corners. The bases have cast applied Japanese influenced legs, Perfect condition with bold gold washed interior.. Marked on the base with the Gorham logo and date letter for 1880. There are three applied handles on the sides.
Length 8". With the handles 9 1/2".
RH9713 Whiting Antique Sterling Horse Carriage Prize Trophy Circa 1886
A large impressive Whiting antique sterling acid etched horse carriage trophy with applied decoration. The acid etched detail is quite superb and illustrates a carriage with four horses in remarkable detail. This trophy was the first prize for the best four hand team in 1886.
Weight 62.65 troy ounces.
RH9548 Gorham Egyptian Sterling Silver Covered Pitcher Circa 1869
A fine quality Gorham antique sterling silver covered syrup or milk pitcher with three dimensional sphinx finial and cast winged sphinx feet at the base. The handle has an applied mask on the outside. Delicate hand engraving on the body. Date letter for 1869.
Height 9 1/4" to the top of the handle. 6" tall to the spout.
Weight 18.90 troy oz.
9785 Whiting Mixed metals Sterling Fruit Bowl Circa 1880
A pristine Whiting hammered sterling silver fruit bowl with applied silver and mixed metals. The front of the bowl has a large applied bird and copper buds on a silver branch. The applications have engraved detail to highlight the motif. There are three areas of applied mixed metals and all of them have engraved work. Marked with the Whiting lion logo. Never monogrammed. Weight 15.75 troy oz. Diameter 7 5/8".
RH97474 Gorham Centerpiece Compote Bowl with Fox and Vines Circa 1870
A pristine antique sterling silver boat shaped centerpiece bowl with silver gilt cast applied fox on cast applied vines and grapes. The theme most likely based on Aesop's Fables having the fox eye the bunch of grapes just out of reach. The workmanship by Gorham is extremely fine and intricate and the interior is gold washed. Marked with the Gorham logo on the base and the retailed George Shreve & Co. The base has the date letter of 1870.
Weight 40.2 troy oz. Height 13"
RH9707 Pair of Tiffany Aesthetic Period Japanesque Vases Circa 1880
A pair of 6 1/4" vases by Tiffany & Company circa 1880 with various applications. The one vase has oak leaves joined by engraved tendrils and a small butterfly and dragon fly. The other vase has applied and engraved aquatic plants and a kingfisher on a post with another kingfisher in flight. Both vases with hand hammered surfaces with French control marks on the rims. Fresh to the market perfectly preserved in the United Kingdom for decades.
Weight 11.8 troy ounces.
T9443 Tiffany Etched Antique Sterling Hammered Tea Caddy Circa 1881
An unusual large Tiffany hammered and etched tea caddy by Tiffany and Company dated 1881. This is an anniversary presentation for a 25 year.It is also a custom order from Tiffany & Co with the monograms of the presentation acid etched on the base. The spot hammering throughout is very fine and in perfect crisp condition. The floral etching is finely detailed and above the hammering. The dome shaped lid pulls off and there is an original interior cap, also hammered with a swirl design. Pristine condition. The design is bound together with a partially gold washed ring at the center.
Height 4 1/2".
Weight 11.3 troy oz.
RH9424 French 950/1000 Antique Silver Claret Jug
A superb French silver wine jug with exceptional cast silver mounts all lightly gold washed. The crystal is hand engraved and very thick. Marked with the first purity Minerva head in multiple places.
RH9426 Bigelow Kennard Hammered Antique Sterling Lobster Bowl Circa 1880
An antique sterling hand hammered fruit bowl on pedestal with gold washed interior and gadrooning on the base. The oval bowl is in excellent condition.
Weight 28 troy oz. Length 10". Height 4 3/4". 7" deep.
RH9492 Bigelow Kennard Sterling After Dinner Coffee Pot
An aesthetic antique sterling hand hammered after dinner coffee pot with a large applied beetle and a small ladybug on the hinged domed lid of the pot. The two sides of the coffee pot have applied blossoms in the Japanese style.
Length 7 3/4"
Weight 10.45 troy oz.
RH9621 R & W Wilson Antique Coin Silver Ewer
A large impressive antique coin silver ewer hand chased with flowers and acanthus leaves and engraved on the neck of the ewer. There are four detailed cast claw feet on the base.
In outstanding condition.
Weight 65.9 troy oz.
Height 18 4" at the handle.
RH9627 Shiebler Sterling Cream Pitcher
An unusual cylindrical shaped hand hammered antique sterling cream pitcher. Applied with a three dimensional copper fly and engraved over the hammering with whimsical figures and a spider web. Circa 1880. Excellent condition with a gold washed interior.
Height 3 1/2".
Weight 3.8 troy oz.
RH9605 Shiebler Antique Leaf Form Bowl Circa 1880
A rare large antique sterling silver leaf form bowl with applied textured leaves. One leaf with an applied copper bug. A large hand made silver bunch of grapes is suspended from a branch above a handle on the rear side of the bowl. Circa 1880. Marked with the Shiebler logo and sterling together with a style number.
Weight 45 troy oz. 12" by 11" by 6" tall at the grapes.
RH 9422 Tiffany Antique Sterling Vase Etched and Hammered Circa 1902-1907
An antique Tiffany sterling silver flower vase with an unusual combination of hand hammering together with acid etched floral decoration. The flowers are orchids. The vase has the C mark for 1902-1907 and a scratch weight of 23 troy ounces. Excellent condition.
Height 10 1/4"
RH9414 German Antique Silver Lidded Tankard
An unusual antique silver German tankard with inset English silver crowns from Charles II and James II through to George III. In fine condition with an engraved crown on the top of the lid. There are assay wheel marks in two places on the base. No other hallmarks.
Height 7 3/4".
Weight 24 troy ounces.
RH9388 S Kirk & Son Sterling Fruit Bowl
A very impressive large S Kirk & Son repousse fruit bowl. The center of the bowl has a large hand chased eagle crest with a ribbon below bearing the motto "Sine Fine" of the MacGill clan. The decoration is very fine and depicts grapes vines and flowers. Weight 63.4 troy ounces. Diameter 9 3/4". Height 8"
RH9399 English Silver Wine Cooler Benjamin Smith 161 troy oz.
A superb English silver wine cooler by Benjamin Smith II with ornate panels of rosettes of flowers on stylized shells, the lower section and handles cast and chased with foliage. The tapering lobe shaped cooler has a diapered middle section and the top resembles ruffled fabric. The liner has an engraved crest.
Height 10 3/4"; weight 160.85 troy oz. Dated for London 1827. A work of art in excellent condition.
RH9343 Important Gorham Sterling Punch Bowl with Ladle c1883
An important unusual square hand hammered antique sterling silver punch bowl with matching punch ladle by Gorham with applied with grape vines, leaves and large realistic bunches of grapes. There are four cast and applied ornate feet and the interior is perfectly preserved with the original gold wash. Inscribed on the base "from Samuel Wormser" with a script monogram. In addition to the Gorham logo and sterling the date letter P is for 1883.
Total weight: 121.70 troy oz.
Height 9 1/2"; length of ladle 15 1/2"
Width 15" across the grape handles
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RH9396 Gorham Copper Jardiniere/Lamp Base Circa 1880
An antique Gorham copper and silver plate bowl with applied water plants and leaves. The surface of the copper is spot hammered. The bowl was possibly originally a lamp base with the kerosene burner inserted into the hole in the top. Perfect to hold a small plant or flower.
The diameter of the top is 4 1/4". Height 7". Width 7"
9379 Mixed Metals Sterling Hammered Pitcher T B Starr
Marked with the mark of the retailer Theodore B Starr this pitcher looks like the work of Dominick & Haff of New York who had a close association with that particular retailer. The pitcher is in perfect condition with pristine graduated spot hammering extending to the lip and the base. Circa 1880. Applications include exotic plants, butterflies and birds. Best of all there is a poised salamander on the hammered handle. Quite a fun piece.
A full size pitcher measuring 7 1/2" with a weight of 29 troy ounces.
9275 Rare Whiting Mixed Metals Teapot Circa 1880
A rare miniature Whiting Japanese style sterling and mixed metals teapot with a hand hammered swinging handle. The square leaf form lid pulls off and has an applied silver and copper fly. On a spot hammered surface with applied long leaves there are applied copper leaf extensions. There is an additional applied fly on the reverse side on the teapot. In excellent condition. Weight 10 toz. Height 5" with the handle.
8934 Tiffany Mixed Metals Sterling Hammered Pitcher
A rare Tiffany antique sterling hammered Japanese style pitcher with spot hammered surfaces and applied copper details. Decoration include a large dragon fly with engraved gold washed wings and copper body and irises. Taking the pitcher to a high lever are small inlaid copper and brass dots on the leaves, wings and branches. A superb piece of workmanship. The pitcher was in the hands of the original purchaser until offered for sale in 2009.
Weight 27 toz. Height 7 1/4" Inscribed on the base with an 1880 presentation.
RH9370 Whiting Antique Silver Overlay Carafe
A fine quality antique silver overlay carafe with hinged lid by Whiting circa 1890. The ornate silver overlay on very thick glass with hand engraved detail on the silver.
The carafe was presented as a trophy by the Larchmont Yacht Club. Height 10 1/4".
RH9326 Dominick & Haff Pond Tureen Circa 1880
An antique sterling Dominick & Haff tureen with intaglio chasing of pond scenes and creatures. The background is spot hammered with variations in the hammering and the pond scene includes dragon flies and insects with plant life. A superbly chased item made in the 1880s by the finest chaser at Dominick and Haff of New York. Weight 58 troy ounces. Length 13 1/2" across the handles.
RH9216 Rare Guild Of Handicrafts Tea Caddy London 1934-1935
A massive hinged hand hammered octagonal tea caddy hallmarked with the mark of Goldsmiths and Silversmiths 1934-1935 in pristine condition with an unpolished surface.
Height 8" at the finial.
Weight 29.45 toz.
RH8469 Rare Kirk Repousse 11oz Egg Coddler
A rare antique 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.
RH9320 Six Matching Candlesticks Arts & Crafts Michael Bolton London 1988
Six hand hammered arts and crafts style sterling silver gold washed candlesticks with a light gold wash set with caboshon moonstones and amethysts. London 1988. Maker Michael Bolton. The design includes silver balls applied to the bases and around the moonstones.
Height 10 1/2". Weight 147 troy ounces.
RH9252 Large Gorham Centerpiece Fruit Bowl 91 toz.
A large Gorham sterling silver gold washed centerpiece fruit bowl in the neo classical style with panels of patinated sterling silver on the sides and on each of the two handles. Fancy monogram and presentation date 1877 on the pedestal. Weight 91 toz. Height 8". Width across handles 17 1/2".
RH9269 French Silver Centerpiece Alphonse Debaine
A heavy fine quality antique silver French centerpiece bowl with busts and extraordinary detail of scrolls. Marked with the head of Mercury with the 1st purity number in the mark and the mark of Alphonse Debaine.
Length 16 1/2". Width 9". Height 5 1/2". Weight of silver only with liner removed 106 toz.
The brass liner has two handles for lifting.
RH9215 Rare Whiting Sterling Shell Bowl Circa 1880
A rare hand hammered and chased antique sterling oval bowl. The bowl has a large band of hand chased shells of various types together with spot hammering on the base and the lower regions. There is a starfish in the band and seaweed. Monogrammed with a two letter Gothic monogram on the front of the bowl. Very fine quality and a fairly large fruit bowl in a rare motif. Weight 25.7 toz. Height 4". Length 9 3/4". Width 7 1/2".
8982 Tiffany Hammered Mixed Metal Large Fruit Bowl Circa 1880
A large antique sterling silver hammered fruit bowl with applied decoration with mixed metal inlay and a large applied copper lobster on the pedestal base. There are engraved tendrils linking the applied leaves.
Height 7". Diameter 11 1/4". Diameter of base 7". Weight 59.25 toz.
RH90173 Kirk Landscape Castle Pattern Kettle
A superb antique sterling kettle on stand by S Kirk of Baltimore Maryland in excellent crisp condition. The highlight of the ornate cast base are the four rams heads on the corners of the hoof feet. Quality chasing throughout of buildings and trees with rams heads on the handle as well. Original burner.
Height 14". Weight 86 toz.
RH9076 Pair of British Antique Silver Massive Vases
A huge pair of hand chased antique sterling silver vases with acanthus leaves and floral bands of chasing. The vases measure 16" tall with a weight of 120 toz. The interiors are gold washed. Hallmarked as follows: 1 Edinburgh 1892 Brook & Son. 2. London 1892 Charles Stuart Harris. These vases have a huge presence and are in excellent condition.
RH9156 Los Castillo Hand Hammered Sterling Swan Bowl
A sterling Mexican Los Castillo mixed metal swan shaped bowl with hammered surfaces and a copper bill. An impressive novelty item with quality silver-smithing evident. The copper eye has a garnet cabochon insert. Excellent condition. 12" by 7". Weight 30.25 toz.
9165 Gorham Copper and Silver Tray Circa 1880
An unusual antique Gorham mixed metal tray with applied silver peacock and hand made leaves on a branch. The tray has the dark maroon color and is oval in shape. Detail of the applied work is very fine, the individual leaves have serrated edges and fine veins engraved.
12" by 9"
RH9143 Reed & Barton Sterling Martele Style Pitcher Circa 1900
A rare antique sterling hand hammered pitcher by Reed & Barton with chased thistles on a hammered background in the Martele style. Very fine detailed chasing, including on the feet and on the handle.
Height 14 1/2". Weight 53.90 toz.
RH9126 Dominick & Haff Pond Kettle on Stand Circa 1880
A superbly hand chased kettle on stand decorated with pond creatures and plants such as dragon flies and cattails. The kettle sits on a hand hammered stand with the original burner. Excellent condition and patina.
Weight 26.7 toz. Height 9"
RH9022 Rare Tiffany Fruit Bowl with Marine Motifs Circa 1886
A large important Tiffany antique sterling fruit bowl with ornate repousse decoration and applied owl like faces on each side of the bowl. The feet are applied cast shells to the base. There is additional applied cast seaweed superimposed on the repousse surface. Gold washed interior. Monogrammed and with acid etched detail on the base. Weight 68 toz. Diameter 12 5/8". Height 5 5/8".
RH9014 Whiting Sterling Youth Set Circa 1880
An antique sterling silver youth set by Whiting with deep acid etched decoration depicting a donkey, frog, owl, and other animals in remarkable detail. Gold washed interior. Superb ornate monogram on the reverse of the bowl. Plate diameter 5 1/2" . Bowl diameter 4 1/2". Height 2 3/4". Weight 16.40 toz.
RH6554 Large 24" English Antique Silver Salver
London 1824 William Eley II
A superb large ornate English silver salver by William Eley dated 1824. The cast pierced floral ornate border is of exceptional quality and the center is hand engraved with panels of flowers and other symmetrical designs. A large crest is engraved in the cartouche at the center. Weight 180 troy ounces. Large ornate cast feet are applied to the bottom.
RH8938 Tiffany Sterling Pitcher Charles Osborne Circa 1879
A spot hammered antique sterling silver pitcher marked with Tiffany and Company and probably designed by Charles Osborne for Tiffany. The chased swirls on the sides are typical of Osborne's design as is the band of decoration circumventing the top of the pitcher which has applied silver bugs and dragon flies. Height 7 5/8". Weight 22 toz.
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RH8936 Tiffany Antique Sterling Pitcher
A rare tall Tiffany antique sterling silver pitcher with a Japanese influenced motifs including multiple applied detailed cast fish and engraved seaweed on a satin finished area. Bordered by ornate applied die rolled bands. The base and rim are smooth for a very effective contrast. A fine early example of the Japanese movement by Tiffany & Company. Circa 1876. Height 9 3/8" tall. Weight 37 toz.
RH8931 Rare Gorham Sterling Tureen date letter 1885
A full size puffy antique sterling hand chased Gorham tureen with Indian motifs and design. The lid pulls off. The ornate feet have elements of Indian design also and the entire tureen has a stippled background to contrast the glorious chasing. The lid has a chrysanthemum finial. Dated 1885. Weight 75.7 toz.
RH8735 Tiffany Sterling Pitcher
A Tiffany antique sterling pitcher with spot hammered surface and applied sumac. Added dimension with acid etching of the leaves of the sumac plant. Graduated pearling on the handle together with the spot hammering.
Height 8". Weight 25.75 toz.
RH8700 Whiting Yacht Trophy Circa 1887
A Whiting antique sterling yacht trophy with wire strap work on the handle and acid etched decoration. It has a flip up lid. Applied shell on the base of the handle. Dated June 1887 and won by RIVAL. The club is Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club. The overall design is typical of Whiting, and most likely the design of Charles Osborne who worked for the company.
Height 11". Weight 32.55 toz.
H8733 Tiffany Sterling Tureen circa 1880
Indian influenced engraving with incredible depth and quality and a large cast detailed whippet finial. Remarkably dense engraving on the pedestal base and handles. Weight 84.6 toz. Height 11".
RH8640 Rare Early Gorham Martele Vase 18"
A rare Gorham Martele sample vase with delicate floral chasing and four dolphin face feet. Chased in panels on a hammered background.
Weight 78.45 troy ounces.
RH8644 Shiebler 'Cabbage Leaf' Serving Bowl Circa 1880
A rare Shiebler naturalistic cabbage leaf sterling bowl with canopy, looped handle and applied bunch of grapes on one side. Length 8" by 5 3/4" wide; height 4 1/2"; weight 17.90 troy oz. Retailed by Theodore Starr. Style 287.
RH8647 Shiebler Sterling Leaf Bowl Circa 1880 with applied bug on the leaf foot below the handle. Weight 22 toz. 11" by 6" by 2 1/2" tall.
8648 Shiebler Spoon with leaf bowl, wire handle and a copper bug on leaf at the terminal. Length 10" Price: $1,875.00
RH8660 Peer Smed Tea and Coffee Set
A rare hand hammered sterling silver tea set by Peer Smed in superb condition with applied monograms on the smaller pieces and pierced monograms inside the two pots. Reticulated bases. Weight 70.45 toz. Tallest pot 10".
8510 Gorham Tea Caddy
A rare Gorham hammered and applied mixed metals tea caddy with a large applied spider and berries. On the other side is a large intricate spider web with an insect at the center. Deliberate indentations give the tea caddy added dimension. The lid pulls off. The base has a leaf applied with a date of presentation. Circa 1879. Height 4 1/4'. Weight 8.55 toz.
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RH8671 Gorham Martele Small Pitcher
A small 7" tall Gorham Martele silver pitcher dated 1902 with fine hand hammering and floral chasing all in pristine condition with excellent color. Weight 28.5 toz.
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". Combined weight 110 troy ounces.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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".
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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
Rare Gorham Sterling and Mixed Metals Punch Bowl with Ladle
A large important antique 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.
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"
RH7229 Wood & Hughes Aesthetic Sterling Salad Bowl and Spoon
An aesthetic sterling salad bowl and matching spoon by Wood & Hughes with textured surface and lobed panels. The handles are applied and mounted with leaves and cherries. Four applied ball feet. The spoon has a deep gold washed satin finished bowl and the same applied leaf on a naturalistic bamboo handle. Bowl monogrammed on one side. Spoon marked W & H, Sterling. Bowl: Length across handles 11 1/4"; diameter 7 1/2"; height 3". Spoon: length 11"; combined weight: 20 troy oz
Price: $5,900.00 for the bowl and spoon
RH7263 Peer Smed Sterling Cup
A hand wrought sterling silver cup with applied handle and chased decoration around the base by the renowned silversmith Peer Smed. Chased into the foot is a name Susan Hockathon or similar. Height 3 1/4"; weight 3.65 troy oz.
RH7244 Tiffany Hammered Salad Bowl with Custom Matching Salad Set
A Japanese style antique hand hammered sterling salad bowl with servers by Tiffany & Company c1880, in perfect condition. Applied custom monogram on all three pieces together with insects and oak leaves joined by engraved tendrils. Gold washed interior. Diameter 8 3/4". Salad set 9 3/4" long. Combined weight 32.60 troy ounces.
RH7250 Tiffany Larger Size Sterling and Mixed Metals Pitcher
A large Tiffany antique sterling hammered pitcher in the Japanese style with applied mixed metals and sterling. The applied motifs include oak leaves and butterflies. The applications are connected by engraved tendrils on the hammering. Perfect condition. Weight 28 troy ounces. Height 8"
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RH6942 Pair of Antique Tiffany Sterling Candelabra, Circa 1880
An outstanding pair of Tiffany antique sterling silver candelabra each having nine lights, the supports and square bases being chased with flowers and acanthus leaves. The feet are in the form of ram's heads. The top sections of the candelabras are removable as are the bobeches. Excellent condition.
Height 21"; bases 6 1/2" square; length across the top 16";
Combined weight 218 troy ounces.
RH6440 Tiffany Hexagonal Hammered Sterling Tray
A substantial antique Tiffany sterling hammered hexagonal tray with a large acid etched monogram on the front. Six applied feet on the corners. Marked with Tiffany marks and M. Circa 1875.
Weight 60 troy ounces. Width 15"