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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 in bound together with a partially gold washed ring at the center.
Height 4 1/2".
Weight 11.3 troy oz.
9710 Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Pie Server
An antique sterling silver three dimensional pie server circa 1870 by Wood & Hughes in perfect condition.
The cast handle is in the form of a neo classical female bust with considerable detail. The serving blade comprises a satin finished gold washed border with a clear gold washed central plain. A large impressive piece with a weight of 4.30 troy ounces and length of 10 1/2".
T9643 Howard Sterling Repousse Tea Caddy Circa 1880
A Howard antique sterling repousse tea caddy with ornately chased decoration and a monogram in the central cartouche. The lid pulls off. Circa 1880
Weight 8.75 troy oz.
N9672 English Antique Silver Nutmeg Grater Birmingham 1888
A Birmingham hallmarked antique silver Hilliard & Thomason walnut shaped nutmeg grater in excellent condition. Hallmarked on the lip of the base with the date 1888.
Length 1 3/4".
9557 Large Gorham Mixed Metals Sterling Vase 12" Circa 1919 Date Marked
A large Gorham sterling silver vase measuring twelve inches with a 1919 bugle date mark. The appplied copper detail is some of the finest examples we have seen by the Gorham Company. The date is a little later than the usual with the 1919 date mark. There is a large impressive dragon fly with a bug and the other side has a bug.
The leaves are remarkably fine in detail.
A very unusual item.
Weight 24.9 try ounces.
N9680 German Antique 800 Silver Oval Box Circa 1900
An antique German 800 silver oval trinket box with hinged lid and gold washed interior.
4 3/4" by 3 1/2" by 1 3/4" tall.
Weight 7.20 troy oz.
N9636 German Antique Silver Cow Creamer Neresheimer Circa 1900
A German antique silver cow creamer marked by Neresheimer of Hanau Germany in good condition. Marked on the belly of the cow. The cover with an applied fly opens on a hinge. The cow creamer measures 5 3/4" and is 3 1/8" tall. Weight 6.05 troy oz.
9690 Albert Coles Serrated Cake Saw Jenny Lind pattern
A fine coin silver serrated cake saw by Albert Coles in the Jenny Lind pattern. The blade is finely engraved and there is a monogram in the cartouche on the handle.
Length 11 1/2".
Weight 3.6 troy oz.
H9696 Gorham Antque Sterling Silver Gravy Boat
A Gorham antique sterling gravy boat with engraved panels and a small monogram on one side only. In perfect condition with an art deco look. Dated 1916.
Weight 7.15 troy oz. Length 7 1/2". Height 3"
9684 Four Russian Silver Niello Spoons Moscow 1870
Four Russian Niello antique silver coffee spoons measuring 4 1/4" with four niello bowls showing Russian buildings in fine detail. Gold washed and engraved handles and the interior of the bowls also gold washed.
Price: $375.00 for the four
T9642 Rare Gorham Antique Sterling Tea Caddy Circa 1873
A rare Gorham antique sterling tea caddy with a pull off lid and a foo dog finial. Hand engraved detail and applied silver bar in a curve on one side with blossoms.
Weight 9.90 troy oz.
Height 5 1/4" at the finial.
9679 Pair of Victorian Sterling Serving Spoons Circa 1880
A fine pair of antique sterling serving spoons with gold washed engraved bowls, one with piercing in the bowl. Ornate floral handles with monograms on the plain reverse. Retailed by A Stowell and in pristine condition.
Length 8 1/2".
Weight 4.50 troy oz.
Price: $395.00 for the pair
H9682 Russian Antique Silver Tea Cup Holder circa 1913
A Russian antique silver tea cup holder with a 1913 inscription. In good condition with a matte finish and hallmarked on the base with the Russian hallmarks of the period. The cup has applied swags with roses and there is a monogram in the central cartouche.
Height 2 3/4" 4 1/4" at the handle.
Weight 6.15 troy oz.
H9674 Russian Antique Silver Tankard Moscow 1892
A fine Russian lidded silver tankard with hallmarks for Moscow 1892. Marked on the base and inside the lid. The tankard has engraved bands of decoration and a monogram on the lid. The surface is satin finished and the interior is gold washed.
Height 4 1/4".
Weight 13.95 troy oz.
H9678 Tiffany & Co Bamboo Sterling Frying Pan
A sterling silver frying or saute pan by Tiffany of considerable weight and quality with a bamboo shaped handle. Marked on the base with the Tiffany mark. Weight 14.45 troy oz. Diameter 6". Length 10" with the handle. Unusual item and fully usable.
N9644 Rare Engraved Silver Nutmeg Grater Birmingham 1859
A rare finely engraved oval English antique silver nutmeg grater with a monogrammed cartouche on one side and an engraved palm three in the other side. Hinges to open revealing the original steel grater also on a hinge. Properly marked with a lion on the silver surrounding and enclosing the steel grater.
Length 1 1/2".
EX9652 Ball Black Sterling 8 1/2" Tongs Circa 1880
A large sterling silver ice tongs with water lilies and a web foot claw. Retailed by Ball Black of New York. Weight 4.45 troy ounces.
T9641 Dutch Antique Silver Double Cabinet Tea Caddy Circa 1902 9 1/4" tall.
A large heavy Dutch silver double tea caddy with two complete parts acting as separate tea caddies. The base or bottom caddy has two lion feet in front has a large hinged door to open for filling. The upper caddy has a pull off lid and a hinged door at the top. The whole two part caddy when assembled acts as an ornamental Renaissance style miniature ornate cabinet.
Marked with Dutch hallmarks. Date letter 1902.
Weight 30.65 troy oz.
Height 9 1/4"
H9697 English Victorian Silver Sugar Basket London 1867
A hand chased antique silver swing handle sugar basket hallmarked London 1867 in clean condition.
Height 4 1.4"
Weight 6.55 troy oz.
9664 Shiebler Sterling Cheese Scoop Etruscan Circa 1880
A Shiebler Etruscan sterling silver cheese scoop with a large crisp medallion struck on the handle and a smaller head on the shaft. Gold washed bowl. Length 8 1/2". Weight 2.85 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.
N9490 Ahrendt & Taylor Sterling Hardstone Mounted Box ART DECO
An antique sterling silver table box with a mounted green hardstone elephant. The base of the box is sterling silver and the box is wood lined with a central divider. Circa 1922-1936. Newark N J.
9" by 4 1/2".
Height including hardstone elephant handle 5 1/4"
H9409 S Kirk & Son Antique Sterling Landscape Ewer c 1910
An 1910 period antique sterling silver ewer by Samuel Kirk & Son of Baltimore in pristine condition with Baltimore banking inscription on the lower side of the pitcher, dated 1911. The castles, trees and flowers are chased in high relief and are pristine.
The handle is also hand chased and has a ram's head on the top.
Height 15 1/4" Weight 44 troy oz.
N9635 Rare Tiffany Antique Sterling Check Cutter with Thistles
A rare antique Tiffany & Company sterling silver check cutter decorated on the front with acid etched thistles. Dated 1880 with the M mark.
Weight 8.85 troy oz.
H9633 John Wendt Sterling Centerpiece Circa 1870
An antique sterling oval centerpiece fruit bowl with an ornate base and finely cast calla lilies bolted to each side. Monogrammed on one side only. Very fine condition with original frosted gold washed interior. 11 1/2" by 6" by 6" tall at the highest points. The stamens of the calla lilies are gold washed and they screw into the petals. Weight 25.65 troy oz.
Georg Jensen Fish Forks number 55 Ornamental pattern
Twelve Georg Jensen Ornamental number 55 pattern fish forks with three letter block monogram on the shaft.
Length 7 1/4". Weight 20 troy oz.
Price: $4,800.00 for the dozen
John Wendt Antique Sterling Cream Pitcher Circa 1870
An antique sterling silver cream pitcher by John Wendt of New York with a three dimensional strawberry on the handle. Excellent condition. Oval pedestal foot. Gold washed interior.
Weight 6 troy oz.
9437 Tiffany Dolphin Salad Set
An antique sterling silver salad set by Tiffany & Company in the Dolphin pattern, a heavy cast pattern decorated on both sides with marine life creatures and plants. Gold washed bowls.
Weight 12.4 troy oz.
9562 Albert Coles Engraved Pie Server
A coin silver pie server marked by Albert Coles with a nicely engraved blade and a monogram on the hollow terminal.
Weight 2.95 troy oz.
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.
9534 French & Franklin American small Enameled Servers
A two piece small serving set lightly gold washed with turquoise enamel and a pierced rampant lion on the handles. Marked with F in a circle for French & Franklin of North Attelboro Mass and in good condition. Circa 1895.With the original fitted box. Length 6 7/8".
Weight 3.7 troy oz. Engraved with the name "Ewing"on the back of the bowls.
Price: $395.00 for the set
Tiffany & Company Grosjean & Woodward Goblet Circa 1850
Tiffany & Company antique coin silver hand chased goblet with vines and leaves together with exotic birds on a textured background. Monogrammed in the cartouche. Circa 1850. Marked with the 1850s mark of Grosjean and Woodward. Gold washed interior.
Weight 9.25 troy oz.
Height 7 1/2".
9616 Irish Silver Stuffing Spoon Dublin 1806
An Irish antique silver stuffing spoon marked John Power, Dublin 1806 in the fiddle patern with engraved crest and D monogram on the handle.
Length 12 1/2".
Weight 4.5 troy oz.
N9625 Dutch Peppermint Box
A Dutch silver peppermint box with cherubs on the body and hinged lid. Would make an excellent silver pill box because it snaps closed tightly. Circa 1890.
N9626 Nathaniel Mills Basket Hampton Court Palace c1843
A small light weight basket made by Nathaniel Mills in Birmingham in 1843 in crisp condition with a light solder filling in one scroll on the edge of the basket. The handle pivots on two hinges.
Diameter 5 1/4". Weight 2.30 troy oz.
H9542 Six Chinese Silver Cups
Six Chinese silver beakers with applied dragons marked with the maker SS and LH. Circa 1910. Height 2 1/2". Weight 11.55 troy oz.
Price: $695.00 for the set of six
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.
9538 William Gale Jr Medallion Cheese Scoop
An antique sterling silver cheese scoop by William Gale with a medallion on the handle together with bright cut engraving on the handle and bowl. Light engraving on the reverse.
Weight 2.55 troy oz.
H9627 Ferdinand Fuchs Sterling Bon Bon Basket Circa 1916
An antique sterling heavy bon bon basket made up of cast winged cupid discs with grapes joined together and with applied grape leaves. The center has a larger disc. There is a swing handle and four applied ball feet. A fine quality basket in excellent condition.
Weight 17.10 troy oz.
9" by 7". marked on the inside of the handle.
9623 Polhemus & Strong Antique Sterling Fish Tongs Circa 1862
A sterling silver engraved and pierced fish serving tongs with a spring loaded upper blade secured by a key on the side. Monogrammed and engraved with the date of 1862 on the handles. Presentation engraved on the reverse of the handle. Retailed by Tiffany & Co. Excellent condition.
Weight 8.40 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.
TI9622 Tiffany Indian Bon Bon Spoon with special Columbian Expo Mark Circa 1893
A Tiffany sterling silver bon bon spoon with a dancing Indian terminal decorated on front and back and with a special T with globe mark for the Columbian Exposition.
Length 6". Weight 2.25 troy oz.
N9629 Madras College Fife Scotland Silver Medal Circa 1888
An unmarked antique silver academic medal dated 1888 awarded to James Loutit exquisitely executed with a three dimensional badge on the front and hand engraved presentation on the reverse. In superb condition. We found James Loutit on line who grew up in Scotland at that time and moved to Australia.
Weight 2.10 troy oz.
3 1/4" by 2 3/8"
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.
H9632 Bigelow Kennard Sterling Tureen 53.8 troy oz.
A plain smart antique sterling tureen dated 1885 with an inscription on the base and with the mark of Bigelow Kennard. Fluted decoration on the lid and the base and a futuristic design on the handles. A chunky tureen with a weight of 53.8 troy oz. Length across handles 10 3/4". Height 7 1/2".
Jensen Ornamental #55 Fish Serving Set
A Georg Jensen Danish Ornamental pattern sterling silver hand hammered fish serving set marked number 55 with pierced blades. Intertwined fish on the hollow handles.
Length 10 3/4".
Weight 10.25 troy oz.
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.
9463 George Sharp Boxed Engine Turned Tongs Circa 1868 Length 11 1/2"
A finely engine turned antique sterling silver tongs in pristine condition. Monogrammed with a single letter in the toucher on the handle. With the original fitted box in the shape of a violin case.
Length 11 1/2".
Weight 4.4 troy oz.
9536 Coin Silver Fruit Scoop Circa 1865
An antique American coin silver fruit scoop in the original box marked with the mark of Benjamin Gurnee of New York and the retailer S H Johnson. Excellent condition with the original gold washed bowl. the terminal has an Egyptian medallion, a bust of a man with head covering Length 9 1/2'.
Weight 2.55 troy oz.
H9504 Gorham Triple Bon Bon Dish C date for 1870
An antique Gorham sterling silver triple dish with wire handle and applied cast floral decoration.
Marked on the base with the Gorham logo and retailed by Bailey & Co of Philadelphia.
Weight 21.15 troy oz. Height 10". Width 10".
Pair of Tiffany Antique Sterling Sauce-boats Union Square circa 1875
A pair of antique sterling Union Square period Tiffany & Company sauce-boats in excellent condition with French touch marks and engraved bands of decoration on the sides. Monogrammed on both sides of each in the cartouche with ornate Victorian old English style monograms.
Length 9". Height 5". Weight 26.90 troy oz.
Price: $2,950.00 for the pair
9611 Gorham Eglantine Salad Set
A Gorham Eglantine pattern two piece sterling salad serving set with strawberries in the bowls. Length spoon and fork 9"; combined weight 6.30 troy oz. Never monogrammed. Excellent condition.
T9476 P Orr Indian Silver Tea Set
A very fine quality Indian silver tea set by Peter Orr of Madras of exceptional weight with fine castings of elephants and lions as handles and spouts. The surfaces of the vessels are finely chased with different Indian figures spaced between finely chased trees around the circumferences. Perfect condition and all fully marked.
Height of teapot 5". Length 7 1/2".
Weight 28.90 troy ounces.
Price: $4500.00 for the tea set
H9617 S Kirk Sterling Salver
A S Kirk of Baltimore antique sterling silver footed salver with ball and claw feet, an engraved diapered center and a hand chased ornate border of three dimensional lily pads and water lilies.
Weight 17 troy ounces.
H4073 A G Schultz Tall Ewer
A tall heavy hand chased sterling silver ewer by A G Schultz of Baltimore, Md. The entire pitcher including the serpent handle hand chased with various flowers against a background of fine stippling. The pedestal base has a hand chased border of inverted leaves. Crisp sharp condition with minimal wear. Monogrammed in the cartouche on the front. Marked inside with the Schultz logo and sterling.
Height: 16" at the handle
Weight: 46.85 troy ounces
H9610 A E Warner Baltimore Coin Silver Cake or Fruit baskets 81.85 troy oz.
A fabulous large pair of antique heavy coin silver cake baskets by A E Warner of Baltimore Maryland with a small engraved monogram on the edge together with an engraved crest on each basket. The baskets have ornate cast swing handles. The rim has an applied ornate floral border and the lobed sides are hand chased with a floral motif.
Height 6" without the handle raised.
Weight 81.85 troy ounces.
Ludwig Redlich Antique Sterling Tea Caddy Spoon
An American sterling tea caddy spoon by Ludwig Redlich, the bowl in the form of a leaf with a loop handle. Retailed by Bigelow, Kennard & Co.
Length 4 1/4" by 2 3/8" wide.
Pair Of R & S Garrard Dome Covers London 1822
A pair of antique English silver dome shaped covers with cast coronet finial and large engraved crests by R & S Garrard, London 1822. 5 1/2" tall. 11" by 7 3/4"
Weight 60 troy oz.
H9609 S Kirk Early Silver Salver Circa 1840
An early antique silver salver by Samuel Kirk of Baltimore Maryland in excellent condition with an engraved G monogram in the central cartouche. The rim is decorated with a finely cast applied border. Four cast winged hoof feet support the tray. The S Kirk mark dates to 1830-1846.
Weight 48 troy oz.
TV9436 Tiffany Peapod Sterling Salad Set Circa 1905
A Tiffany Peapod Vine pattern salad serving set with a 1905 inscription. Gold washed bowls. Excellent condition.
Weight 6.60 troy oz.
Price: $2,500.00 for the set
H9597 Antique Sterling Three Handle Loving Cup Circa 1897
A large impressive antique sterling ornate three handle loving cup/vase in excellent unpolished condition. Monogrammed in two cartouches and inscribed with a presentation date on the third cartouche 1897. Height 11". Weight 59 troy ounces. Marked on the base Theodore B Starr and sterling.
H9608 Schultz Sterling Tray 154 troy oz.
A magnificent antique sterling full size tray with a high relief floral border and engraved diapered midsection. Monogrammed in the cartouche at the center. Maker Schultz of Baltimore. Outstanding condition. Weight 154 troy oz. 26" by 19". 29 3/4" across the handles. The finest full size sterling tray we have had in our 42 years of operation as dealers in Missouri.
H9451 Tiffany Sterling Sauce boat Circa 1880
A hand chased Indian style sterling silver gravy boat by Tiffany and Company. The chasing and cast handle are decorated with paisley influenced motifs.
Length 8". Weight 13.05 troy oz.
9438 Tiffany Lap Over Edge Salad Set Circa 1880
A Tiffany Lap Over Edge applied salad set with hammered surfaces and applied vines, grapes, pods and a dragon fly. The bowls are gold washed and the reverse marked with the Tiffany mark for 1880 and a London import mark. Vine style monogram on the reverse of the handles.
Length 10 1/2" and 11".
Weight 8.10 troy oz.
Price: $3,950.00 for the set
T9523 Japanese Silver Tea Caddy
A Japanese antique silver tea caddy with applied wisteria. Engraved with a crest of the rising sun and a small Japanese signature. The lid pulls off and there is an interior cap. Marked on the base with a Japanese hallmark. Excellent condition and fine detail in the application.
Height 5 1/4".
Weight 8.65 troy oz.
TV9439 Tiffany Vine Soup Ladle
A Tiffany vine pattern antique sterling soup ladle with an 1888 inscription on the reverse of the handle. Dated 1888. Excellent condition. Length 12 1/2". Weight 8.35 troy oz.
TOL9589 Tiffany Olympian Hollow Handle Fish Forks
Three rare antique Tiffany Olympian hollow handle fish forks with pierced bowls and a single letter monogram in the cartouche. the tines are all sterling. Excellent condition with good crisp detail. Length 6 3/4".
Price: $395.00 each
9513 Wood & Hughes Fish Set in Box
A pristine Wood and Hughes antique sterling silver fish set in the original box. Perfect satin finished gold washed blades with fine piercing and engraving. Circa 1875.
Length 12 3/4" and 11 3/4".
Weight 8.25 troy oz.
Price: $2,250 for the set
Gorham Sterling Pie Server
A Gorham sterling silver pie server with gilded bright cut blade, twisted stem and "fan" handle. Length 9 1/2"; weight 2.65 troy oz. Very good condition. Monogrammed D on the back of the handle.
9614 English Silver King's Pattern Soup Ladle London 1897
A heavy king's pattern antique silver soup ladle hallmarked London 1897 by Charles Boyton II, never monogrammed. Length 12 3/4". Weight 10.95 troy oz.
Ex9510 Shiebler Engraved Massive Fish Set Circa 1870
A massive Shiebler antique sterling block handle fish serving set engraved with Japanese style fine decoration and in excellent condition.
Weight 13.7 troy oz.
Length 13 1/2" and 11".
Tiffany Union Square Sterling Soup Tureen Circa 1875 100.55 troy oz.
A Tiffany antique sterling silver tureen circa 1875 with the Union Square mark in excellent condition with engraved bands of decoration including Victorian monograms in cartouches. There are four applied square feet and an ornate handle bolted to the lid with the original nut. French control marks. Weight 100.55 troy oz. Height 13 1/2". Length 16" across handles.
9591 Coin Silver Large Stuffing Spoon Taylor and Hinsdale Pre 1830 Length 12 3/4"
A very fine antique American coin silver stuffing spoon by Taylor & Hinsdale in absolutely pristine condition with a script monogram in the cartouche.
Length 12 3/4".
Weight 4.55 troy oz. Perfect condition with clear hallmarks.
The silversmith Taylor and Hinsdale dates pre 1830 in New York.
TP9577 Set of Tiffany Persian Flatware for Eight Dinner Size 55 Pieces
A set of dinner size Tiffany Persian flatware composed of 8 Dinner Knives 10 1/4", 8 Dinner Forks 7 7/8", 8 Flat Handle all silver breakfast knives 8"; 7 Regular forks 7 1/4"; 8 Oval Soup spoons or Desert spoons 7 1/4"; 8 Teaspoons 6 1/8", 8 European soup spoons/serving spoons 8 5/8". All pieces have matching monograms and are fully marked with the Tiffany hallmarks with a patent date of 1872. Total weight approximately 100 troy oz.
Price: $7,500.00 for the set
H9521 Gorham Unusual Sterling Goblets circa 1873
A pair of Gorham antique sterling engraved goblets with satin finished surfaces engraved with Japanese style engraving of birds and flowers. Date letter for 1873.
Height 5 3/4".
Weight 14.7 troy oz.
Price: $2,500.00 pair
H9596 Kirk Landscape Syrup Pitcher
An antique sterling landscape or castle pattern hand chased syrup pitcher with a hinged lid. Excellent quality chasing of landscapes including bridges and buildings.
Height 4 1/4".
Weight 6 troy oz.
9578 Gorham Olive Branch Sifter in Box
Gorham antique sterling silver sifter in the Olive Branch pattern in perfect condition with a satin finished pierced circular bowl. Monogrammed on the back of the bowl with an ornate Victorian monogram. With the original fitted box.
EX9599 Lona Schaeffer Salad Set Hand Wrought Sterling
A pair of hand hammered sterling silver salad servers by Lona Schaeffer daughter of Peer Smed and who carried on his style and design. Chunky, heavy and in excellent condition the servers have an applied blossom at the terminal. Fully marked and with the retailer stamp of Shreve Crump and Low Co, Boston.
Weight 10.05 troy oz. Length 10"
Price; $3,500.00 for the set
N9478 Indian Antique Silver Rose Water Sprinkler Circa 1890
A fine quality Indian antique silver rose-water sprinkler with screw off flower form cap and elephant body. The front of the elephant has applied flowers and the body of the elephant is hand engraved showing considerable detail. Circa 1890. Most of these figural rose-water sprinklers are from the Kutch region of India. This one has no marks. Excellent condition.
Weight 7.45 troy oz.
N9558 English Silver Bird Head Button Hook London 1891
A giant English silver antique button hook with a three dimensional realistic bird head complete with red glass eyes and chased feathers. The shaft is silver plated steel and the head is hallmarked London 1891 with a maker's mark slightly rubbed. The silver chased head measures 5" and the body 13 1/2" complete including the head.
This item needs to be seen to be believed because of the sheer size and scale.
T9452 Tiffany Sterling Tea Caddy Circa 1891
An antique sterling silver tea caddy by Tiffany & Company with applied detailed paw feet and a gold washed interior. The lid opens on a hinge. Excellent condition. Applied decoration on the edge of the lid and the base. Fully marked with the Tiffany mark and the T letter. Circa 1891.
Weight 12 troy oz.
9429 Gorham Hizen Sterling Citrus Knives
A rare set of six Gorham Hizen pattern etched and cast citrus knives in perfect condition with the original gold washed highlights on the detailed handles. Each blade has a block letter "K" engraved on the tip. The blades are decorated with etched flowers on both sides. There are two points at the tip and a serrated edge at the top of the blades.
Weight 9.10 troy ounces.
Price: $2,750.00 for the set of six
RH9515 Rare Gorham Sterling Vase Circa 1918
A rare Gorham Indian style antique sterling vase with hand chased and engraved decoration and a date letter symbol for 1918. The style number is a special order indicated by rectangular surround of the numbers. In pristine condition. Superb quality.
Weight 14.90 troy ounces.
H9417 Pr Gorham Sterling Goblets Circa 1874
A pair of fine Gorham antique sterling silver goblets with satin finshed surfaces and bright cut engraving. The interiors are gold washed and there is a die rolled neo classical band of gold washed cupids inserted into the top of each goblet. Date letter for 1874. Retailed by Bailey and Company of Philadelphia indicated by a hand engraved Bailey & Co inscription.
Height 5 1/2" Weight 16.60 troy ounces.
Price: $3,750.00 for the pair
EX9579 Duhme Coin Silver Large Ladle circa 1860
A large 12 1/4" soup ladle in pristine condition with gold washed bowl and cast bust terminal. Monogrammed with a single letter A on the front of the handle below the bust. Weight 6.30 troy ounces.
EX9529 Dominick & Haff Fish Set
Trianon pattern two piece fish serving set with multicolored enamel on the handles. The surfaces gold washed and satin finished. Discreetly monogrammed on the back of the blades. Length 11 1/4" and 9".
Weight 8.35 troy ounces.
Price: $975.00 for the set
9465 J E Caldwell Sterling Ice Cream Knife
A hand engraved Japanese style antique sterling ice cream serving hatchet. Superbly engraved detail of a bird and plant. Inscribed on the back of the handle with a presentation and two sets of monograms. The first monogram is the original circa 1870 and the second dates 1975. Both well done. Marked sterling and J E Caldwell, a retailer in Philadelphia. Length 12". Weight 7.35 troy ounces. Outstanding fine engraving.
N9410 Tiffany Antique Sterling Soap Box
A two part antique sterling silver hammered soap dish by Tiffany and Company with piercing on the corners of the lid and hammered and etched surfaces. The etched detail on the lid is a three letter monogram. Excellent condition.
4" by 3"by 2 1/2" tall.
Weight 7.15 troy oz.
RB9533 Reed and Barton Enamel Pea Server
A Reed and Barton antique sterling silver pea spoon with a pierced border and enameled handle with lily of the valley. If you look carefully at the bowl you'll see in the piercing the words PEA and SPOON. Reed and Barton were known for doing this with the bowls and tines of the serving pieces they made. Circa 1900.
Length 8 3/4". Weight 2.7 troy oz.
N9588 Johnnie Walker Sterling Silver Decanter Bottle
A large trompe L'oeil sterling silver whiskey bottle with engraved labels on a satin finished surface. A realistic screw off cap completes this remarkable item which has a large presence and is a replica of a full size Black Label Johnnie Walker bottle. This bottle is empty.
Height 11 1/2". Weight 25.20 troy oz. Excellent condition.
Marked on the base with numerous sterling marks. The flask/decanter is extremely well made and is of the highest quality.
H9592 Sharp for Bailey Philadephia Pitcher Circa 1870
An antique sterling silver pitcher by George Sharp for Bailey & Company of Philadephia. Monogrammed in the cartouche with a script monogram. Chased with floral motifs and scrolls. Excellent condition and patina.
Weight 40 toz.
Height 12" at the handle.
EX9448 Gorham Sterling Fish Set Circa 1880
A Gorham antique sterling silver hammered fish serving set with applied multiple fish on the handles. Marked on the reverse of the handles with the Gorham logo and sterling. Excellent condition.
Length 11 1/2" and 8 1/2". Weight 8.85 troy ounces.
EX9395 Whiting Sterling Long Handle Salad Set circa 1880 applied crabs
A long handle antique sterling silver salad set with applied shells and multiple crabs. The bowls are gold washed and there is a script monogram on the handle. Excellent detail and condition. Marked with the Whiting logo and a retailer Theodore B Starr. Circa 1880.
Length 12 1/8".
Weight 7.70 troy ounces
Price: $3,500.00 for the set
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.
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"
H9475 Russian Antique Silver Beaker St Petersburg 1884
A very fine quality Russian antique silver beaker with hammered surfaces and an applied detailed flower. Marked on the base St Petersburg 1884. Gold washed interior.
Height 3 1/4".
Weight 4.50 troy ounces.
N9468 American Art Nouveau Sterling Letter Opener circa 1903
An American art nouveau antique sterling figural paper knife by Graff Washbourne and Dunn with crisp detail and massive weight. The knife weighs 11.35 troy ounces.
T9527 Reed & Barton Tea Caddy Circa 1900
An American sterling silver tea caddy with acid etched decoration by Reed and Barton. Beautiful Victorian monogram on the pull off cap. Excellent crisp condition.
Weight 4.60 troy ounces.
Height 4 3/4".
H9479 Indian Antique Silver Teapot Kutch Region
A superb fine quality hand chased oval Indian silver teapot from the Kutch region with a cast applied elephant finial and detailed chasing on the body. There are multiple birds incorporated into the chased design. The handle is made in the form of a cobra. Excellent condition. Weight 17.60 troy ounces. Height 5"
N9564 Tiffany Sterling Heart Shaped Picture Frame Circa 1890
An antique sterling silver and solid oak heart shaped picture frame by Tiffany and Company with the T date letter in excellent condition. All the detail on the front of the frame is cast and applied. Beveled edge heart shaped original glass. Sterling silver easel on the reverse.
8 1/4" by 6".
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T9489 Gorham Sterling Tea Caddy Providence R I circa 1887
An unusual Gorham antique sterling tea caddy with acid etched decoration. Monogrammed on one side only with a script monogram.
The sterling silver caddy is in the form of a lantern has a date letter for 1887.
Height 6 1/2" without the ring at the top.
Weight 11.10 troy ounces.
H9502 Kirk Repousse Sterling Sugar Shaker
A Kirk antique sterling floral repousse sugar shaker in excellent condition. Marked on the neck of the top.
Height 7 1/2".
Weight 7.30 troy ounces.
RH9412 McChesney Art Deco Sterling Vase with Green Hardstone insert
A smart art deco sterling silver vase circa 1920 by the McChesney Company of Newark New Jersey with a triple letter monogram on the front of the vase. The vase is in excellent condition. It is quite unusual to find hardstone with silver in American made sterling.
EX9554 Rare Whiting (unsigned) Serving Spoon with Cast Bird Circa 1870
A rare antique spoon by Whiting with number 5 and A only with sterling mark in pristine condition. Engraved gold washed pointed bowl.
Weight 3.65 troy ounces.
H6328 Huge English Silver Plate Double Biscuit Box Egyptian motifs, c1876
A rare antique novelty silver plated double biscuit box with a divider in the center and two hinged lids surmounted by Egyptian sphinx figures as finials and applied handle with medallion on each corner. Engraved Greek key decoration and other engraving on the body and lids. Maker: Albert J Beardshaw & Co., Sheffield, circa 1876. Length 8 1/2" by 5"; height 10 1/2" to top of handle. Excellent condition and never monogrammed.
The number on the bottom indicates a museum de-acquisition.
N9516 Wood & Hughes Antique Sterling Napkin Rings
A fine quality pair of napkin rings by Wood and Hughes with detailed cast busts male and female inscribed with the names "John and Annie" on the milled edge discs. Very fine detailed castings. Circa 1870. Weight 4.90 troy ounces. 2 1/4". 1 3/4" tall.
Price: $1.750.00 for the pair
N9403 Dutch Miniature Silver Cabinet
An antique Dutch silver miniature cabinet with swing doors and a large sliding drawer with movable handles. A fine quality miniature with excellent detail. Circa 1900. 833 pure.
Height 4 1/4".
Weight 5.45 troy ounces.
H9405 Grant Macdonald sterling silver goblets in original fitted box
A set of six sterling silver goblets with English silver hallmarks dated London 1971 with the makers mark of Grant Macdonald. The bases pedestal bases are gold washed and have a layered texture. The goblets are gold washed inside and are in excellent condition. Good weight. The goblets feel good in the hand.
Height 4 1/4".
Weight 5.35 troy ounces each.
Price: $2,750.00 for the set of six
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"
Tiffany Art Deco Sterling Tea Caddy
An Art Deco hexagonal sterling silver tea caddy by Tiffany & Company, monogrammed on the pull off lid. Fully marked on the base.
Height 3 3/4"
Weight 4.9 troy ounces.
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.
EX9394 Important Gorham Sterling Punch Ladle Date letter 1895
A massive Gorham antique sterling silver punch ladle with applied grapes, vines, a cherub and Bacchus face complete with orange peel finish. Monogrammed on the reverse and with a gold washed bowl. There is a small cluster of leaves on the back of the handle acting as a stopper button to prevent the ladle from sliding forward. The date letter on the reverse is the half moon for 1895. Monogrammed on the back of the handle. A perfect example of over the top gilded age extravagance.
The ladle weighs a hefty 23.15 troy oz.
N7783 English Silver Satchel Form Vinaigrette by Samuel Pemberton
A sterling silver vinaigrette in the form of a satchel by Samuel Pemberton, Birmingham dated 1790. Length 7/8" by 5/8" by 1/4" thick. Fine bright cut engraving throughout. 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"
N6710 Dutch Figural Wager Cup Circa 1900
An antique Dutch silver 813 purity wager cup with the top monogrammed cup rotating on two arms. Marked with the Dutch lion mark with the number 2. Circa 1900.
Weight 9.40 troy ounces. Height 8"
H9373 S Kirk Sterling Tray for Teaset Circa 1910
A large 132 troy ounce antique sterling silver tray with engraved decoration and a vacant cartouche. Repousse floral border and ornate floral handles. Small presentation discreetly engraved on the reverse together with marks for Kirk of Baltimore. Crisp fine condition. 28" by 18"
H8324 Michelsen Sterling Bowl, Copenhagen Denmark
A modern stylish oval Danish sterling silver bowl by Anton Michelsen of Copenhagen, Denmark with wooden handles. Circa 1955.
Length 10" by 6"; Weight 13.3 troy oz.
Watson Grape Sterling Silver Teaspoons
We have four of these Watson grape pattern teaspoons measuring 5 1/2" and with a satin finished gold washed oval bowl. Detail on front and back.
Weight .70 troy ounces each.
Price: $49.00 each. Four available
English Antique Silver Dinner Forks London 1848
Five large English antique silver table forks by George Adams dated London 1848 in excellent condition. Never monogrammed. These are in the King's pattern.
Weight 18 troy ounces. 3.6 troy ounces each.
Price: $165.00 each
Porter Blanchard Sterling Pie Server Capri pattern
A Porter Blanchard hand made sterling silver pie server in the Capri pattern. The handle shows the hand hammered finish and the blade is smooth. A large heavy pie server with a weight of 5.55 troy ounces.
Length 10 1/2".
Gorham Antique Sterling Etched Tea Caddy Circa 1889
An antique sterling silver figural acid etched tea caddy with interior lid and etched dome shaped cap.
Circa 1889. Height 4 1/2". Weight 7 troy ounces.
N9387 English Silver Grape Shears London 1898
An English antique silver grape shears in the original fitted case hallmarked London 1898 by William Hutton and Sons. Pristine condition pierced and engraved floral handles. Length 7". Weight 3.75 troy ounces.
Whiting Sterling Coffee Spoons Applied Circa 1890
Six matching antique sterling coffee spoons with applied silver ivy in a Japanese style. Monogrammed with a Japanese style monogram on the reverse of the handles.
Length 4 1/2"
Weight 3.8 troy ounces.
Price: $325.00 for the set
H9385 Large Allan Adler Hand Hammered Bowl 23 inches
A large modern Allan Adler hand hammered sterling canoe shaped bowl in excellent condition. The elongated oval shape measured 23" by 7 1/2". The sides of the bowl measure 2 1/4" Weight 35.35 troy ounces.
H8327 Gorham Sterling 'Delta' Bowl by Donald Colflesh Circa 1960
Designed by Donald Colflesh for the Gorham Company with ebony feet this modern sterling silver bowl has wonderful design features including the triangular shape and the ebony feet. Length 12" across; Height 4 1/2". Good condition.
Three King's Pattern Table Forks London 1844
Three never monogrammed large sterling silver table forks in the king's pattern by George Adams London 1844. Length 8 1/2".
Weight 3.25 troy ounces each.
Price: $145.00 each 1 sold 2 available
H9366 Reed & Barton Art Nouveau Sterling Pitcher Circa 1900
A superbly chased antique art nouveau floral pitcher by Reed and Barton circa 1900 in pristine condition. There is a script monogram on one side. The pitcher has been perfectly preserved and has the original gold washed finish inside. Large chased poppies and a ruffled foot. The quality and depth of the chasing is quite remarkable.
Height 11 1/2".
Weight 42.3 troy ounces.
EX9381 Duhme Sterling Coffee Spoons Circa 1900
Twelve matching Duhme Cincinnati antique sterling silver gold washed coffee spoons with intricate silver hand made bows and ribbons. Length 4 1/4".
Weight 3.45 troy ounces.
EX9371 Pair of Coin Silver Fish Servers Philadelphia Circa1860
A large pair of engine turned antique coin silver fish servers with a beautifully engraved fish on the blade. These are quite massive and are in amazingly crisp condition. Monogrammed in the cartouche with a single letter monogram. Maker Perdriaux of Philadelphia.
Length 14" & 12". Weight 12.65 troy ounces.
RH9369 Antique Sterling Salt and Pepper Set Circa 1880
Two makers produced the same motif on this open salt set (Tiffany) and the pepper pots (Dominick & Haff). The shakers have a wonderful Japanese style mono which matches the script monogram on the open salts. Hand hammered surfaces and rims etched with marine life creatures. Height 4 1/4" Salts 1 3/4" tall. Diameter 2 1/2". Total weight 14.8 troy ounces.
Price: $1,750.00 for the set
H9374 Pair of Krider Philadelphia Square Covered Tureens Circa 1870
A pair of hand chased ornate square tureens by Krider of Philadelphia retailed by Bailey Banks and Biddle in excellent condition with great patina. The chased detail quite sophisticated with a band of gadrooning, fine floral repousse and a naturalistic branch form handle with three dimensional vines wrapping the handle.
Combined weight 90 troy ounces.
8" square. Height 5 3/4" at the handle.
N9375 Shiebler Mixed Metals Chatelaine Clip Circa 1870
A Shiebler antique sterling aesthetic chatelaine clip with applied copper flower at the center and hand engraved detail on all parts of the linked chatelaine. Original clip on the back and mechanical link on the bottom. Excellent condition.
Length 4 1/8"
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.
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".
Large Martin & Hall English Silver Stuffing Spoon Sheffield 1912
A large heavy Fiddle Thread & Shell pattern stuffing spoon hallmarked Sheffield 1912 with the mark of Martin and Hall. Engraved with a double dragon crest on the front of the handle and in excellent condition.
Length 12 1/2". Weight 6.15 troy ounces.
English silver Sauce Ladle London 1908 Sebastian Garrard
A heavy quality English silver sauce ladle by Sebastian Garrard London 1908 in the Fiddle Shell and Thread pattern. Engraved with a crest on the handle.
Length 61/4". Weight 2.8 troy ounces.
Eleven Shell and Thread Dinner Forks London 1813 William Eley Fearn & Chawner
Eleven matching antique silver dinner forks hallmarked London 1813 William Eley Fearn & Chawner. The reverse of the handle has an engraved crest. Each fork measures 7 7/8" and weighs 2.9 troy ounces.
Price $125.00 each
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English Georgian Silver Sauce Ladle London 1810
A shell and thread antique silver sauce ladle hallmarked London 1810-1811 by Thomas Wilkes Barker. Engraved with a crest on the handle.
Length 7". Weight 2.75 troy ounces.
Fiddle Shell and Thread pair of Sauce Ladles London 1820
A pair of crested antique silver sauce ladles in the Fiddle Shell & Thread pattern by William Eley & Fearn London 1820.
Length 7". Weight 5.7 troy ounces.
Price: $275.00 pair
Scroll Rosette Pattern pair of Sauce Ladles London 1844
A pair of antique silver sauce ladles in the Scroll Rosette pattern by William Eley dated London 1844 with finely engraved crests on the handles.
Length 7 1/4".
Weight 6.5 troy ounces.
Price: $295.00 for the pair
8889 George Sharp Twisted Knife with Bull's Head
A sterling silver twisted master butter knife by George Sharp with a bull's head at the top of the handle. The blade is engraved on both sides with different floral motifs. Length 7 7/8"; weight 2.30 troy oz. Very good condition and never monogrammed.
N9365 American Sterling Napkin Ring Circa 1870
A hexagonal antique sterling silver napkin ring marked sterling only with a style number probably manufactured by John Wendt of New York. The sides are engraved with bright cut work and vacant cartouches. The top of the napkin ring has an applied cast sphinx with good detail. There are four applied pointed feet on the square base.
Height 2 3/4". Width 1 7/8".
Weight 2.1 troy ounces.
3229 English Sterling Silver Asparagus Serving Tongs Circa 1810 Hourglass pattern
A heavy English George III asparagus tongs by Williams Eley, Fearn and Chawner, a famous London firm known for manufacturing flatware. Weight: 6.05 troy ounces. Length: 9". Hallmarked for London 1810. Very good condition. Crest on the curve.
GW8 Rare Large American Sterling Tongs with Ram Head Finial 11 1/4"
A rare three dimensional antique sterling silver tongs retailed by Ball Black of New York circa 1870. There is a cast ram head finial and delicate engraving on the blades and handle. Monogram on the thumb button. Excellent condition. Length 11 1/4". Weight 6 troy ounces.
GW7 Pair of Duhme Sterling Tablespoons
Dated 1879 with an inscription on the reverse of the handles, a pair of antique Duhme tablespoons with applied stag heads. There is some engraved decoration on the front of the handles.
Length 8 3/4".
Price: $450.00 for the pair.
GW5 Pair of George Sharp Sauce Ladles Circa 1870
A pair of long handle sauce ladles by George Sharp with applied three dimensional bull heads at the terminals. Lightly engraved.
Length 8 1/2".
Total weight 5.15 troy ounces.
Price: $1,600.00 for the pair
GW4 Sweetser Sterling & 14K Tea Caddy Circa 1900
A Sweetser antique sterling silver tea caddy with applied 14K borders. Persian influenced acid etched decoration and a ginger shaped jar. Excellent condition.
Weight 7.35 troy ounces.
H9360 Schultz Baltimore Landscape Sterling Basket
A fine quality hand chased Landscape of Castle pattern fixed handle fruit basket by Schultz of Baltimore. Monogrammed on the top of the handle with a two letter monogram. Crisp detail showing castles and trees with roses and other flowers. Circa 1899.
Weight 39.85 troy ounces.
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H9361 Schultz Landscape Sterling Basket
The same size as the basket below this Schultz Baltimore sterling silver basket has landscape chasing on both sides and also on the sides of the basket. Single letter monogram on the handle.
Weight 42.8 troy ounces. Perfect condition. A little heavier than the basket above but the same size.
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Kirk Sterling Landscape Ewer Circa 1905
A tall Kirk antique sterling silver ewer with the 925/1000 mark hand chased with landscape or castle scenes. Very finely chased as are most pieces of this Edwardian period.
Weight 40.35 troy ounces.
9356 Schulz & Fischer Napkin Ring Coin Silver
A coin silver napkin ring with pedestal base and three dimensional calla lilies on the sides. Marked on the base with the mark of Schulz & Fischer and the seal of the state of California. Engraved presentation monograms on the top of the ring. Circa 1865. Weight 3.20 troy ounces. Height 2". Length 3".
N9355 Tiffany Sterling Napkin Ring Circa 1880
An unusual sterling silver Tiffany napkin ring with M mark circa 1880 and acid etched floral detail. Height 2 3/4". the two sides have a wishbone shape.
Diameter of interior 1 3/4".
Weight 4.05 troy ounces.
Gorham Sterling Vinaigrette Circa 1880
An unusual and rare two inch Gorham antique sterling vinaigrette with hinged lid. The pierced grille is sealed so the cylinder can only be filled by pouring liquid through the holes in the pierced grille. The exterior has an applied fish and a frog on a surface simulating waves on water.
GW1 Duhme & Co Silver Gilt Dessert Set Circa 1860
A thirteen piece dessert set comprising twelve individual spoons and a large serving spoon. All with an applied cast stag head on the handle and an engraved monogram on the reverse of the handles. Heavy satin finish and some bright cut engraving on the bowls and handles.
Length 10" and 6 1/4".
H9340 Cohr Sterling Pitcher Hans Bunde
A Danish sterling silver pitcher by Cohr signed by Hans Bunde circa 1950.
N9358 Mary Gage Sterling Brooch
A large 2 1/2" diameter sterling silver hand made pin by Mary Gage with inset hard stone. The naturalistic leaves on the edge are mounted with silver balls giving the pin an extra dimension. Original pin in fine condition.
NGW2 Sweetser Sterling Double Box Circa 1900
An antique sterling acid etched Japanese style sterling silver double table box with a pagoda shaped handle and Japanese inspired scenes etched on the hinged lids. The maker is Sweetser. Circa 1900. Length 7" by 4 1/2" by 3 3/4" tall at the handle.
T9354 Fradley Sterling Tea Caddy Circa 1900
A floral antique sterling silver tea caddy chased on four sides with floral chasing. The ornate lid pulls off and there is an internal lid that pulls out. The maker is Fradley.
Weight 6.4 troy ounces.
EX9306 Gorham H21 Sterling Serving Spoon with Turtles
A rare Gorham sterling serving spoon with a turtle shell on the handle together with seaweed extending into the large bowl. There is also a chased turtle back inside the bowl. Length 9 3/4"; bowl 2 7/8" long by 3 1/4" wide; weight 4.30 troy oz. Very good condition. This spoon matches the Gorham terrapin forks below.Price: $3,750.00
Sterling Marcasite Pin
A sterling silver pin with marcasite and two sprays of floral decoration with green glass stones forming the flowers. Length 2 1/8"by 1 1/8" wide. Good condition. Marked sterling.
GW14 English Silver Swan Toast Rack
An English hallmarked silver toast rack dated 1905 hallmarked in Birmingham.
Weight 6.15 troy ounces. Length 5 3/4". Height 4 1/4"
H9318 Unusual Elkington Sterling Plateau Birmingham 1860
A fine quality Elkington antique sterling and wood plateau with mirror insert. All applied decoration hallmarked with the mark of Frederick Elkington. Birmingham 1860. 12" across.
Two English Silver Master Salt Spoons Joseph Willmore
Two naturalistic English silver salt spoons by Joseph Willmore of Birmingham dated 1838. The flower form bowls are gilded and the handles are twisted vines with leaves. Length 3 7/8"
Price: $125.00 each
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.
Stuart Devlin Sterling Goblets
Five Stuart Devlin sterling silver goblets with gold washed bases and interior.
Height 6 3/4". Weight 8 troy ounces
Price: $595.00 each
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.
H9270 Tiffany Art Deco Sterling Vase
A large ten inch Tiffany art deco sterling silver flower vase with an art deco period monogram at the center of the front of the vase.
Circa 1935. Excellent condition. Weight 29.4 troy ounces,
English Silver Provincial Tea Caddy Spoon Newcastle
An English sterling silver provincial tea caddy spoon with round bowl. Length 3 1/2". Monogrammed on the front of the handle. The maker is Thomas Watson and dated 1820 for Newcastle. Good condition.
N9292 Tiffany Hammered Gourd Shaped Perfume Flask
A Tiffany antique hammered sterling silver perfume flask circa 1880 with acid etched gold washed monogram and date of 1882. The hammered cap screws off the top for opening and filling. Original chain with ring handle.
Length 3 1/4".
Length with chain 4 3/4".
RB9308 Rare Reed & Barton Sterling Serving Spoon with Pierced Bowl
A rare cast sterling silver serving spoon by Reed & Barton decorated on both sides with cattails on the back and floral decoration on the front of the handle. The gold washed satin bowl is finely pierced and engraved. Length 9 1/4"; weight 3.75 troy oz. Marked with the Reed & Barton logo, sterling, A F Burbank (the retailer) and 25A. Very good condition with no monogram.
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.
H9294 Unusual Ravissant Hammered Rose Quartz Vase 8"
From the Ravissant Company in India, makers of fine quality hand made silver, this eight inch tall vase has two compartments and a base made of rose quartz. The Ravissant company used semi precious stones frequently in the manufacture of their luxury brand of sterling artifacts. Marked on the upper edge of the bottom vase and in excellent condition.
EX9282 Set of Twelve All Silver Coin Tea Knives by Tifft and Whiting Circa 1860
Twelve hand engraved heavy coin silver tea knives by Tifft and Whiting marked on the silver blades and engraved with a rural scene on each blade. The handles are ornate and have the name Julia in the cartouche. Total weight 17.6 toz. Length 8 1/8".
Price: $1,395.00 for the set of twelve
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.
EX9284 Wood & Hughes Salad Set Circa 1880
A very rare Wood & Hughes antique sterling hand hammered and engraved salad serving set. The set has acid etched detail on the reverse and etched lobsters on the bowls. Extraordinary weight and thickness resembling Shiebler Etruscan or Homeric detail and technique. Marked unusually on the sides of the handles.
Length 10 1/4". Weight 10.4 toz.
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EX9273 Shiebler Pierced Sterling Salad Set Circa 1880
A sterling silver salad serving set by George Shiebler. The gold washed Florentine pattern is applied and done in multiple layers and the piece is two dimensional and there is a hand engraved monogram on the reverse of the bowl.
Length 10 1/2". Weight 7.9 toz.
EX9267 Rare Gorham Terrapin Forks Circa 1880
A set of twelve rare antique sterling cast H series number 22 terrapin forks with shells and turtles in the design. Gold washed bowls. Excellent condition. Length 6". Weight 15.6 toz.
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9260 Peer Smed Sterling Silver Hammered Pie Server
A Peer Smed hand hammered pie server with calla lily terminal measuring 11 3/4".
Weight 7.10 toz.
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".
N9261 Peer Smed Sterling Hammered Pin
A large sterling silver pin by Peer Smed in original condition, hand made in the form of a calla lily complete with sterling stamen at the center. Original pin and catch. Length 4 1/2". Weight 1.25 toz.
EX9256 Twelve Gorham Dessert Spoons Circa 1870 PRISTINE
A set of twelve antique sterling dessert spoons by Gorham with satin finished partially gold washed surfaces and Japanese influenced hand engraving. Each spoon has a hand engraved Japanese monogram on the handle. Length 5". Total weight 6.7 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.
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. Monogrammed 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".
T9263 Indian Silver Antique Tea Caddy Madras Region
An Indian antique silver tea caddy from the Madras region by Daday Kahn, marked on the base of the tea caddy. The cast finial is attached to a hinged lid. Chased with multiple figures on all four sides.
Weight 10.20 toz. Height 5 3/4". Width 4"
H9264 Tane Sterling Champagne Bucket
A Tane Mexican sterling silver ice/ champagne bucket with gold washed interior and partially gold washed decoration on the exterior. There are two onyx faces as handles with ornate head coverings trimmed with stacked rings. Weight 42.25 toz. Height 7 7/8". Diameter 8".
H9235 Whiting Antique Sterling Bowl Circa 1880
A Whiting antique sterling circular fruit bowl on four neo classical feet. The side is a die rolled ornate floral band and the interior has a satin finished gold washed surface. The center although gold washed is a clear contrasting surface. The bowl is large enough to serve as a small centerpiece with a diameter of 8 1/2". Height 3 3/4". Weight 23.5 toz.
5341 English Sterling Silver Fish Serving Set
A massive beautifully pierced and engraved sterling fish serving set by Martin and Hall of Sheffield, England. Dated 1858. The filled handles are engraved with crests and have an embossed face. The slice is engraved with a fisherman holding his catch in the center and finely engraved and pierced detail on the entire blade. Length 14 1/4" and 11" respectively.
Price: $975.00 for the set
H9219 Chinese Export Silver Compotes Hung Chong
A pair of ornately pierced fine quality Chinese Export Silver compotes by Hung Chong decorated with dragons and blossoms with applied gadrooned borders. Diameter 7 1/2". Height 3 1/2".
Price: $3,500.00 for the pair
H9220 German Antique Silver Box Circa 1890
A massive 65 toz German hand chased footed box by George Roth of Hanau. The box has applied rams heads holding wreaths and hoof feet and a chased hinged lid. The interior is gold washed and the key is also silver with ornate decoration. The lid of the box is hand chased with romantic figures. The side has a basket of flowers and other ornate chasing against a finely hammered background.
Height 4 1/2" tall.
H9242 Indian Silver Ornate Tea Pot Madras
A small Indian Colonial silver teapot probably from the region of Madras with repousse figures and elephant form spout and handle. Figural finial on the hinged lid. Marked on the base. Length 8 1/2". Height 5". Weight 13.05 toz.
H9227 Nicholas Schelnin Sterling Arts & Crafts Candelabra Circa 1905
A smart hand made pair of antique sterling two arm candelabra with applied leaves with balls on stems. Thick unweighted bases with a nicely engraved three letter monogram. Height 11 1/4". Weight 47 toz. Width 9" across arms.
Price: $3,500.00 pair
RH9208 Arts and Crafts English Silver Bowl with Hardstones Birmingham 1898
An arts and crafts antique sterling silver hand hammered bowl with inset green cabochon hardstones. Mixed Metal copper base supporting the bowl with silver rivets on the strap work Maker William Hair Haseler. Hallmarked Birmingham 1898. Haseler worked with Liberty and in 1898 formed a partnership with Liberty and executed the designed of Knox. In this case the bowl is probably the design of Oliver Baker. See detailed page for further details.
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.
9139 Whiting Antique sterling Mixed Metals Tea Caddy Circa 1880
A rare Whiting hand hammered antique sterling tea caddy with mixed metals application in the Japanese style. Applied flowers and copper branches are mixed with engraved highlights of grass and leaves. The lid pulls off. Circa 1880. Height 4 3/4". Weight 10.05 toz.
9172 Coin Silver Fish Set William Gale Circa 1865
A pristine hand engraved fish serving set by William Gale with engraved crests on the handles. Amazingly heavy solid silver blades and tines. The handles are filled. Length 13" and 10".
H9115 Caldwell Repousse Sterling Tea Set Circa 1880
A Caldwell antique sterling silver floral repousse tea set probably the work of Peter Krider of Philadelphia, Pa. Pristine unpolished condition with a crest engraved in each cartouche.
Total weight 171.6 toz. Height of the kettle 11 3/4". The pots are 8 1/2" tall.
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Pair of Sterling Bird Pepper Shakers
A pair of sterling bird shaped pepper shakers with pull off heads measuring 3 1/8" tall. Weight 2.55 toz.
Price: $395.00 pair
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.
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.
T9176 Hunt & Roskell Antique Silver Tea Caddy London 1854
An antique sterling silver tea caddy by Hunt & Roskell hallmarked London 1854 chased with flowers on all four sides of the caddy. The lid is hinged and the cast floral finial bolted to the top with original nut. Weight 16.85 toz. Height 5". Width 5".
N9163 French Silver Wine Taster
A French silver wine taster with a minerva head mark on the back of the bowl.
Length 4". Weight 1.7 toz.
9170 Gorham Lily Pierced Sterling Pie Server
A Gorham antique sterling silver pierced pie server with delicate piercing on a satin finished gold washed blade. Never monogrammed.
Length 8 3/4". Weight1.55 toz.
RH9175 Irish Antique Britannia Standard Teapot Dublin 1821.
A rare Irish antique silver teapot with a dog head spout and figural handle. The body ornately chased with four applied paw feet. Marked J Fry for Alderman West, Dublin 1821. Weight 36.8 toz. Height 6". Length 11".
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"
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 caboshon insert. Excellent condition. 12" by 7". Weight 30.25 toz.
RH9144 Gorham Sample Sterling Jardinière 1893
An unusual large antique sterling silver jardinière by the Gorham Company of Providence with four applied reticulated cast feet and hand chased floral panels on each side. Ornate cast leaf form handles applied to the sides of the pot. Light gold washed interior. Weight 82.20 toz. Height 9". Width across the handles 14". Sample mark surrounding the number and the date letter for 1893.
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"
H9116 Durgin Quality Repousse Sterling Tureen Circa 1900
A chunky circular hand chased sterling silver tureen by Durgin retailed by J E Caldwell of Philadelphia. Excellent quality chasing and in good condition. Interior diameter 5 3/4". Outside diameter 9". Height 6". Weight 37.8 toz. Monogrammed on the base.
9088 Rare Tiffany Sterling Punch Ladle
A rare heavy art deco sterling punch ladle by Tiffany& Company of New York with an applied monogram JDR on the handle and an embossed decoration on the reverse of the handle depicting a hand holding a tray with cocktail glasses on the tray. Very heavy weighing in at 12.30 troy ounces. Length 16". The Tiffany mark on the back of the handle dates the ladle to the 1930s.
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".
T9083 Massive Rare Early Kirk Tea Caddy Circa 1860
A Kirk 11 ounce antique silver tea caddy with ornate cast feel and chased floral detail. Monogrammed in the cartouche on one side. The pull off lid has a finial comprised of wheat and the overall scale is impressive.
Weight 17.90 toz.
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.
H9019 Large Arthur Stone Sterling Bowl Herbert Taylor
A large lobed Arthur Stone bowl with the mark of Herbert Taylor. Hand hammered and engraved in one section with a presentation to a three letter monogram from a two letter smaller monogram. Diameter 9 7/8". Weight 26.20 toz.
9015 Whiting Antique Sterling Mixed Metal Marine Life Bowl Circa 1880
A spot hammered antique sterling silver bowl by Whiting with mixed metal applied decoration of crabs and fish together with shells and plants. Monogrammed in an area near the fish on the side of the bowl. Engraved highlights add to the detail. 9" by 7" by 3 1/4" tall. Weight 19.65 toz.
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.
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 dragonflies. Height 7 5/8". Weight 22 toz.
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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.
8812 Gorham Mixed Metals Cocktail Forks
A set of twelve Gorham antique sterling silver cocktail forks with applied copper Japanese motifs including sea creatures and birds. All mixed metal applications on a completely spot hammered surface. Length 6". Weight 8.55 toz.
Price: $1,795.00 for the set
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.
N8851 Dutch Silver Fish Spice Box
An interesting Dutch antique silver flat fish spice box with red stone eyes. Length 4". Date letter 1903.
8858 Wendt Medallion Antique Sterling Sandwich Tongs
A large John Wendt medallion pattern sandwich tongs with finely engraved blades and a lovely crest on the outside curve of the handle. Both blades are pierced as well as engraved on the outside.
Length 10 1/4". Weight 7.8 toz.
RH8735 Tiffany Sterling Pitcher
A Tiffany antique sterling pitcher with apot hammered surface and applied sumac. Added dimension with acid etching of the leaves of the sumac plant. Graduated pearling on the handle together with the spot hammering.
Height 8". Weight 25.75 toz.
H8733 Tiffany Sterling Tureen circa 1880
Indian influenced engraving with incredible depth and quality and a large cast detailed whippet finial. Remarkably dense engraving on the pedestal base and handles. Weight 84.6 toz. Height 11".
H8690 Redlich Sterling Candlesticks
An unusual pair of antique sterling candlesticks by Redlich (no maker's mark but this is a Redlich pattern) with reticulated bases decorated with roses. There are chased roses on the stems and art nouveau style engraved monograms on each base. The tops are solid cast sterling three dimensional roses. Height 10". The columns are weighted but the reticulated areas are open.
Price: $3,950.00 for the pair
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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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 deacquisioned from a museum. Pierced lower blade and claw upper arm. Length 13". Weight 9.10 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". Weight 110 troy ounces.