Britannia Fine Antique Silver
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"
RH9111 Tiffany Antique Sterling Pitcher Circa 1880
A Tiffany antique sterling spot hammered pitcher with applied butterfly and oak leaves joined together by engraved tendrils. Superb condition.
Height 7 1/2". Weight 30.90 toz.
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RH9113 Whiting Sterling Bowl Marine Life Circa 1880
A Whiting antique sterling silver footed fruit bowl designed by Charles Osborne circa 1880 with an applied turtle and acid etched seaweed on a textured surface. The reverse side has dandelions with etched detail. The surface of the bowl has graduated spot hammering and a heavy etched surface combined for an unusual effect. Monogrammed and with four applied paw feet. Gold washed interior. weight 26.35 toz. Diameter 10". Height 4 1/2"
RH9024 Dominick & Haff Sterling Covered Tureen New York 1882
A rare hand chased Dominick & Haff covered vegetable tureen chased with dragon flies and chrysanthemums on a stippled surface. Beautifully monogrammed with a Victorian ornate monogram on the base. The chasing is of the highest quality and typical of the 1880s when Dominick & Haff has the finest chasers. Weight 44 toz. Retailed by J E Caldwell of Philadelphia. Dated 1882. 11 1/2" by 6" by 6 3/4".
RH8925 Rare Chinese Silver Chocolate Pot Luen Wo Circa 1890
A superb rare antique Chinese silver chocolate pot by Luen Wo with repousse figures and a dragon head spout. The pot is of cylindrical form with a hinged lid. A combination of buildings and people on landscapes with perfect detail.
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RH9121 Tiffany Ornate Antique Sterling Tureen Circa 1880
A superb ornate Tiffany antique sterling tureen circa 1880 in the Chinese Chippendale style with floral chasing. There are chickens on the four corners of the handles. This is the larger size tureen in the motif and it has a huge presence. The weight is 95.5 toz. Length 16" across the handles. 8" wide and 9 1/2" tall at the handle of the pull off lid.
RH9106 Unusual Gorham Centerpiece Fruit Bowl Circa 1905
An unusual antique sterling silver hand hammered fruit bowl by Gorham dated 1905 with an inscription of naval interest engraved at the center of the interior. The feet are comprised of naturalistic irregular loops and the bowl has tropical plants with fruit applied showing remarkable detail. Monogrammed at the center in addition to the inscription. Weigt 41.75 toz. 14" by 10 1/2" by 3 1/2" tall.
RH9118 Unusual Gorham Coffee Set with Chased Pears Circa 1901
An unusual and rare Gorham three piece coffee set with large chased and engraved pears. The sugar bowl has a sample mark and the pieces date to 1901. The pot measures 7 1/2" tall.
Weight 19.75 toz.
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".
RH9068 Elkington Sterling Engraved Tray Birmingham 1877
A large antique sterling silver tray with hand engraved Japanese scenes and an ornate border. Hallmarked in Birmingham in 1877 with Frederick Elkington makers mark. Weight 130 toz. 25" by 17". Superb engraving with remarkable detail depicting birds and cranes with foliage.
Rare Shiebler Etruscan Pitcher Circa 1880
A rare Shiebler Etruscan antique sterling hand hammered triangular pitcher with engraving and with medallions of Roman soldiers. A large chariot is engraved on the side of the pitcher. A rare form and example of hollowware in this design.
RH9063 Rare Gorham Sterling Pitcher Circa 1893
A rare Gorham antique sterling silver pitcher with the an 1893 date letter mark. The faceting varies from smaller facets on the handle base and neck to large irregular chased facets on the body of the pitcher. Marked sterling and with the Gorham logo stamped. #1215.
Weight 27.65 toz. Height 8"
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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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RH8983 Schofield Baltimore Sterling Eastern Chinoiserie Punch Set
An ornate hand chased Baltimore sterling punch set by Schofield with Chinese scenes and figures chased on the large punch bowl and the twelve punch cups. Quite an unusual motif for that maker. Excellent condition. Total weight 113 toz. Height 8 1/2". Diameter 14". Diameter of cups 3 1/2". Height of cups 2 1/2".
RH8998 Unusual Gorham Sterling Whole Fish Platter 24" 117 toz.
A large Gorham antique sterling fish platter with a pierced liner insert marked with special order letters on the base of the tray. Circa 1900. Length 24". Weight 117 toz. A heavy fine quality useful item by a quality manufacturer.
8968 Tiffany Large Fruit Bowl with Japanese Cucumbers 57 troy ounces
A rare and important large Tiffany antique sterling silver bowl with hammered surfaces and applied gold washed Japanese cucumbers. A fantastic array of applied silver Japanese cucumbers with branches on the base and outside of the bowl. The interior is gold washed and has an acid etched mirror detail of the exterior applications. A superb museum quality fruit bowl by Tiffany & Company dated 1877. Custom acid etched monogram. Height 7" Diameter 11 1/2".
RH8926 Pair of Chinese Export Silver Bon Bon Dishes Wang Hing
A fine quality pair of ornate Chinese Silver oval footed bowls with dragon feet and applied irises and birds and butterflies. The maker is Wang Hing.
Height 6". Weight 38 toz.
RH8935 Gorham Martele Special Order Pitcher on Tray Circa 1909
A large Gorham Martele special order pitcher and under tray, both monogrammed and chased with dandelion blossoms and leaves in various stages of maturation. The handle is chased with a similar motif. Height 9 3/4". Tray 10" by 10". Combined weight 76 toz.
RH8969 Rare Tiffany Sterling Persian Style Epergne circa 1895
An antique sterling Tiffany ornate Persian style epergne with three reticulated arms bearing sterling gold washed plates inscribed 1895 with monogrammed presentations and a larger central plate at the top. The silver plates have pedestal bases which cap a supporting mount to sit firmly on the supporting arms. The casting and decoration is in a exotic Eastern style incorporating paisley motifs in multiple dimensions. Total weight 113.5 toz. Height 18".
RH8990 Massive German Charger Augsburg 23" by 19"
A large oval antique silver charger with hand chased battle scenes and cornucopia with winged angels on the border. Marked in two places on the front. Circa 1840. Weight 64.5 toz.
RH8978 Rare Gorham Elephant Handle Pitcher Circa 1880
A rare Gorham square antique sterling pitcher with a soft satin finish and a cast elephant form handle. Marked with a date letter for 1880. The pitcher has an ornate band of applied decoration at the base and retains the original gold wash in the interior.
Height 7". Weight 24.2 toz.
RH8941 Gorham Martele 950 Silver Vase c1904
A hand hammered Gorham Martele vase with undulating top and chased floral decoration. Height 8 1/4"; weight 31 troy oz. Marked GZM and Martele marks as well as 950/1000.
RH8937 Rare Dominick & Haff Sterling Pitcher Circa 1882
A hand hammered Japonesque antique sterling pitcher by Dominick and Haff dated 1882. There are dragon flies and leaves on a spot hammered surface and the handle is hand hammered. Height 7 5/8". Weight 28 toz.
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.
RH8773 English Silver Wine Carafe Circa 1870
An antique English silver and etched glass carafe by William and George Sissons of Sheffield circa 1870 in superb condition with a rampant lion crest in the cartouche. The decoration of the silver is done by hand and includes chasing and engraving. The decoration on the glass is very finely executed and depicts a Roman chariot with swags and bows in concentric bands. Height 10 1/2".
RH8929 Gorham Japonesque Sugar & Cream Jug Circa 1877
An unusual Gorham hammered Japonesque sugar & creamer with engraved Japanese motifs including butterflies and birds. Weight 14.10 toz. the sugar basket is 3 1/4" tall with a swing handle.
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.
RH8927 Hans Hansen 1969 Coffee Pot
A modern Danish sterling silver coffee pot with wrapped insulated handle and sleek design. Hinged lid with engraved concentric design on the lid. Height 7 1/2". Weight 24.7 toz. Numbered 404.
RH8815 Howard Sterling Wine Jug Circa 1880
A fabulous heavy Howard & Company wine ewer with cast applied grape leaves and vines. There is a large monogram on one side and the handle is also naturalistic in the form of a branch.
Weight 43 toz.
Height 14 1/4"
Important Tall Tiffany Sterling Repousse Pitcher
A large important hand chased floral water pitcher chased with ferns and a variety of flowers. The finest chasing throughout the pitcher especially on the corners giving the pitcher three dimensional depth. Height 11". Weight 55 toz.
Shiebler Leaf Form Sugar Bowl
An antique sterling silver sugar bowl with applied insects and leaf detail on the sides. The body is hand hammered and the base marked with the Shiebler mark and sterling. Circa 1880. Weight 4.95 toz. Height 3"
RH8741 S Kirk 11 oz Pitcher
An early antique 11 ounce silver pitcher by S Kirk and Son dated 1828. Crisp detail and excellent patina and condition. There is a large face forming the spout and a band of chased nautical creatures circumventing the body. Large acanthus leaves and other flowers throughout. Marked with an 1828 date letter on the edge of the pedestal base.
Weight 38.2 toz.
RH8742 Dominick & Haff Pitcher
An antique Aesthetic Movement sterling pitcher by Dominick & Haff of New York dated 1880 in excellent condition with detailed intaglio chasing on a spot hammered background. Weight 30.6 toz. Height 9"
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.
RH8714 Queen Anne Sugar Shaker Circa 1712
A later chased antique silver Queen Anne sugar shaker with a height of 9 1/2" and a weight of 13.6 toz. The ornate fine floral chased decoration done in Victorian times, circa 1850. The cap is marked and pulls off with two hooks holding it in place.
RH8729 Russian Silver Sugar Basket
An excellent quality small Russian silver trompe l'oeil sugar basket with swing handle dated 1885. Gold washed interior. Weight 2.75 toz. 2" interior diameter. Height 1 1/2". Marked on base and on swing handle.
RH8695 Rare Marcus Sterling & Gold Cup
An extremely unusual heavy cup with a large applied gold monogram with the mark of Marcus of New York. Dated 1907. Hand hammered and chased with holly. Incredible weight of 12.55 toz. Height 3 1/4".
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".
H8662 Early Kirk 11 oz Landscape Bowl
An early S Kirk Landscape bowl on four feet with a handle on each side. The landscape includes Chinese pagodas, buildings and people amongst the floral chasing. The interior of the bowl is also chased and crested in the center cartouche. Length 12 3/4" at the handles by 7 1/2" by 3" tall. Weight 22.55 troy oz. Circa 1830. Very good condition.
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.
RH8670 Rare Gorham Martele Silver Vase
A fine Gorham Martele art nouveau silver vase in superb condition with delicate fine hammering and floral chasing. The faceting of the hammering is clearly visible. The vase is 15" tall with a troy ounce weight of 53.35 ounces. Silver standard .9584
RH8646 Rare Shiebler Bon Bon Basket circa 1880
A very unusual antique sterling silver George Shiebler leaf form bon bon basket with applied copper bug and a large hand made spider applied to the handle. Lightly gold washed. Weight 7.45 toz. Length 6 1/2".
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.
EX8645 Shiebler Spoon with gilded leaf bowl and applied bunch of grapes on the handle. Style 320. Length 10".
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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8657 Shiebler Sterling Tea Set Circa 1880
A Three piece antique sterling silver tea set by George Shiebler with applied mixed metals in the form of bugs. The teapot lid pulls off for opening to reveal intact gold wash inside the pot. Height of the pot is 4" to the finial. The teapot has an engraved monogram tucked away on the side.
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.
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.
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RH8656 Shiebler Leaf Sterling Tray
An antique sterling oval hand hammered leaf form tray with hammered ruffled edges and center. 15" by 9 1/2". Weight 21.65 toz. Monogrammed on the reverse of the tray. Circa 1880.
MM8637 Dominick & Haff Teaset
A Dominick & Haff antique sterling three piece teaset with special engraved textured surfaces applied with mixed metals motifs and in pristine condition. Teapot 4 3/4" tall.
RH8624 English Antique Silver Teaset
In the original fitted box hand engraved with Japanese scenes in superb detail. Weight 16.35 toz Teapot 5 1/5" across. Height 3 3/4" at the handle.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
RH6813 Six Rare Kirk Sterling Chargers
Six rare antique sterling chargers by S Kirk & Son, Baltimore, MD with applied grapes, cherries, blackberries, pineapples and leaves, the rope border with applied bunches of grapes. Each plate has an applied custom gold monogram ESC for Ellen Swan Drewry gifted to her by "Aunt Ellie" in 1890. Ellen married Benjamin Deford who was president of Deford Co., a leather manufacturer in Baltimore.
Diameter 13 5/8"; combined weight 205 troy ounces.
$2,200.00 each 6 AVAILABLE
RH8492 Pair of Tiffany Vegetable Dishes
A fine pair of Tiffany antique sterling silver covered vegetable tureens in the Chinese Chippendale style. The tureens are chased with ornate floral bands of decoration. The handles have four rooster heads in the design. Weight 109 troy ounces.
RH8261 Monumental Tuttle Vases
A rare pair of impressive antique art deco sterling vases by Tuttle with fish faces as handles on the side. Applied gadrooned edges on the base and lip.
Marked with CC in the crescent for Calvin Coolidge (President).
Height 16". Weight 110 troy ounces.
RH8441 Gorham Sterling Inkwell
A Gorham antique sterling silver inkwell circa 1900 Art Nouveau. Hinged lid. 23 toz.
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.
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.
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.
RH8145 William Comyns Arts & Crafts 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".
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
RH7678 Pair of Tiffany Sterling Union Square Salts
An unusual pair of Tiffany sterling salts with the Union Square mark on the base. Monogrammed. Textured mottled parcel gilded surfaces on the outside and rose colored gilt interiors. Sweeping handles that extend to the bowls. "M" mark for Edward Moore. 1 1/2" tall. Diameter 2 1/2". Weight 4.7 troy ounces.
Price: $795.00 pair
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"
RH7379 Rare Tiffany Acid Etched Vase Circa 1900
An unusual Tiffany antique sterling silver art nouveau vase with acid etched decoration throughout depicting lily of the valley. The etching takes on a textured finish and the dark color contrasts with the pattern.
Height 10". Weight 19.55 troy ounces.
Set of Four Caldwell Open Salts with Turtle Bases and shells
A rare set of four sterling silver open salts by Caldwell, a figural turtle forming the base of each salt. The rim of the bowls are chased with shells. Combined weight 29.75 troy oz. Height 2 1/4"; length 5"; width 4"; length turtle 3 1/4".
Price: $3,950.00 for the set of 4
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.
RH7225 Heavy John Wendt Medallion Sterling Cup
A massive 9.55 troy ounce cup with applied medallions and engraved decoration. There is an applied band of beading at the base. Marked with 925/1000 in a shield. Circa 1870. Height 4"; weight 9.55 troy oz.
RH7203 Whiting Sterling Bowl with Applied Turtle and Fish
A Whiting hammered sterling square bowl on a pedestal with an applied turtle and fish swimming amongst seaweed as well as an applied wave border. Length 8" square; height 3". Weight 22.80 troy oz. Marked with the Whiting logo, sterling, 1071A.
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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RH6989 German 800 Silver Novelty Tea Set on Tray
A novelty trompe l'oeil five piece German 800 silver 'quilted' tea set by Julius Herz with applied fish net wire, ruffled edges and wire bound twig handles. The set is composed of a tea pot with pull off lid and wood finial 6" tall, a sugar bowl 2" tall and 3" in diameter, sugar tongs 4" long, creamer 2 1/8" tall and triangular presentation tray 9" by 8 1/4". The tray is inscribed "Ehrenpreis der Freifan von Knoop, Wiesbaden, Mai 1900." All pieces are marked with the maker, 800, half moon and crown and city mark. Total weight 27.15 troy oz. Julius Herz was born in 1819 and worked as a silver and goldsmith in Hesse-Nassau.
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; combined weight 218 troy ounces.
RH6869 Garrido Sterling Double Vase
A Spanish sterling silver modern double vase by the Garrido silversmiths in a half circular form with a central divider and half moon foot supporting the base. Height 4 3/4". Weight 9.25 troy ounces.
RH6791 Dominick & Haff Hand Hammered Sterling Loving Cup
A hand hammered sterling silver two handle loving cup by Dominick & Haff with chased and engraved dragonflies and water plants and leaves in a pond. Two applied decorated handles. Monogrammed as shown. Height 8 1/4"; weight 34.10 troy ounces. Marked with the Dominick & Haff logo, 76 and sterling.
RH6796 Whiting Oval Sterling Bowl Circa 1880
A Whiting hand hammered bowl with applied crab and koi together with engraved and applied seaweed. The bowl weighs 18.9 troy ounces and measures 8 3/4" by 6 3/4" with a height of 3 1/4"
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RH6736 William IV English Sterling Goblet by Joseph & John Angel London 1836
A large exceptional antique sterling silver goblet by Joseph and John Angel of London hallmarked for 1836. The base is a cast figure supporting a large chased, engraved and cast cup with original gilding in the interior. Never monogrammed. Excellent condition. The manufacturers were makers of exceptional quality silver items in England.
Weight 22 troy ounces
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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"
RH5751 English Naturalistic "Apple" Bachelor Tea Set
A rare and unusual English silver hand hammered apple form four piece bachelor tea set comprising a tea pot with removable lid with stalk handle, a sugar bowl with tongs and a cream pitcher. Each piece is hand formed and has applied leaves complete with "worm holes." Combined weight 21.2 oz troy. Height tea pot 5 1/2". A Maker: James William Benson. Dated for London 1892.
RH5457 Wood and Hughes Turtle Bowl
A small Wood and Hughes antique sterling silver hand hammered and textured bowl with cast turtle feet. Gold washed interior. Circa 1875. Diameter: 4 1/2"; Height: 2 1/8"; Weight: 5.15 troy ounces.
RH4655 Rare Antique Sterling Wall Sconce by Shiebler
A rare hand chased Martele style sterling silver sconce with three arm candle holders and a mirror back. The sconce was definitely special ordered because the monogram in the cartouche was hand chased at the time of manufacture, The art nouveau chased decoration includes small flowers, leaves and flowing scrolls. The bobeches are removable. There is a hinged hanging ring built into the reverse and the ring folds into a concave area at the top of the back. Original mirror and back. 7 1/2" by 10 3/4". Marked with Shiebler logo and sterling. Retailed by J B Hudson
RH4786 Tiffany Antique Sterling Etched Vase
A Tiffany sterling silver bud vase with applied handles at the sides and finely acid etched decoration on the pedestal and the vase. Fine small script monogram at the top of the vase. Inscribed 1881-1906 on the reverse. Excellent condition and patina. The etching is sharp and finely detailed. Height: 7 1/8"; Weight: 10.9 troy oz.
RH5810 Rare Shiebler Cream Jug with Spider
A rare Shiebler antique sterling cream pitcher in the form of a leaf with an applied handle supporting a detailed spider. Length: 5" by 3" wide by 2 1/8" tall. Weight: 3.65 troy ounces.