Britannia Fine Antique Silver
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H9236 Austrian 800 Silver Art Nouveau Tray 20" by 10 1/2"
An Austrian 800 silver art nouveau tray large enough for serving sandwiches. The tray is without monograms. Weight 26.30 toz.
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 calssical 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.
9243 Gorham Japanese Gravy Ladle
A Gorham antique sterling silver gravy ladle in the Japanese pattern with three letter gothic monogram on the back of the handle.
Length 6 1/2". Weight 1.9 toz.
H9238 Polish Antique Silver Candlesticks circa 1867 12 1/4".
A pair of antique silver candlesticks hallmarked 1867. Polish silver marks with the maker Szyldberg
Weight 22.10 toz.
Height 12 1/4".
H9174 Towle Contour Sterling Coffee Pot
A mid century sterling silver coffee pot by Towle in the Contour pattern with plastic handle and hinged lid.
Weight 25.10 toz.
N9231 French Silver Wine Taster Hammered 1st Purity
An antique silver first purity hammered wine taster with a cast leaf handle. Clearly marked on the ring handle and the side of the bowl. Inscribed on the upper edge on one side. Decorated with grapes and with two applied bunches of grapes on the handle side. Diameter 3". Length 4". Weight 2.6 toz.
N9231 French Silver Wine Taster Circa 1890
A French antique silver wine taster maked on the handle with the Minerva head.
Length across the handle 4". Diameter of the bowl 2 3/4". Weight 1.5 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
N9247 Tiffany & Co Circus Elephant Sterling Italy
A Tiffany sterling silver circus elephant made in Italy and sold by Tiffany & Company in a popular line of circus performers done in solid silver with enamel decoration. Weight 18.30 toz. Height 3 1/4" Length 5 1/4".
N9230 German Antique Silver Figure on Chair 13 purity
A large German silver figurine seated in a chair with an engraved silver pillow behind her. Finely detailed the granny figurine wears glasses and has a bonnet on her head. The figurine is decorated on front and back.
Height 5 1/4"
Weight 16.20 toz.
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
H9244 Kirk Landscape Teapot
A fine example of Kirk antique sterling repousse teapot with landscape decoration. Chased with scenes from the Orient and in pristine condition. Marked S Kirk and Son Co. 925/1000.
Height 9 3/4".
Weight 30.75 toz.
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.
DH9224 Dominick & Haff Sterling Salad Serving Spoon Circa 1890
A rare large Dominick & Haff antique sterling silver salad serving spoon with a bamboo style handle. Monogrammed on the end of the handle. Weight 6.38 toz. Length 11 3/4".
N9249 Chinese Sycee Sterling Box
A cast Chinese sterling silver Sycee box with hinged lid and textured surfaces. The hinges are high quality recessed hinges. The box weighs 26.35 toz. Height 5". Length 7 3/4".
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.
H9222 Gorham Sterling Olive Dishes Date letter 1886
Two Gorham antique sterling olive dishes with exterior textured surfaces. The handles have three applied detailed leaves with vine supports. Date letter for 1886. Length 5 1/2". Weight 4.45 toz.
Price: $795.00 each
H9234 Portuguese Silver Cake Basket 833 mark
An ornate 833 pure silver cake basket on a pedestal with cast grapes and flowers and a swing handle. The diameter of the circular basket is 13 1/2". Diameter of interior smooth area 5 1/4"; weight 47 troy oz. In addition to the Portuguese hallmarks, it is marked Reis Filhos, Porto, The basket is in excellent condition and never monogrammed.
H9223 English Antique Silver Footed Dishes Circa 1779
A pair of English antique sterling silver footed plates with engraved Scottish crests from the Ramsay family, each with three cast fish form feet. Marked on the reverse with clear hallmarks and with the mark of Richard Carter, Daniel Smith and Robert Sharp. Diameter 9 1/2"; height 2 1/2"; total weight 65 troy oz.
RH6796 Whiting Oval Sterling Bowl Circa 1880
A Whiting hand hammered bowl of oval form 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".
RH9074 Rare S. Kirk & Son Silver Ewer 11 ounce Mark
A rare Kirk antique silver ewer chased with landscape scenes with floral decoration. The handle has a large cast applied whippet on the top and applied bird at the base. Fine detail with crisp chasing in perfect condition. A small monogram is engraved in the cartouche on the front.
Weight 78 toz.
Height 17 1/2".
English Sterling Silver Dessert Set London 1831 Savory
An English antique silver dessert set comprising six dessert forks and six dessert spoons in the Kings pattern with engraved crests. Dated London 1831. Maker Savory. Forks 6 3/4". Spoons 6 7/8". Total weight 23.65 toz.
Price: $1,200.00 for the set of twelve
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.
Gorham Hizen Serving Spoon
A 9 1/4" Gorham Hizen antique sterling serving spoon with a chased fish in the bowl and dragon handle. Never monogrammed. Weight 3.55 toz.
Large Wallace Grande Baroque Set 105 pieces
The set includes the following:
16 Regular Forks 7 3/8";
16 Regular Knives 8 7/8";
16 Teaspoons 6 1/8";
16 Round Bowl Soup Spoons 6";
16 Salad Forks 6 1/2";
10 HH Butter Knives SP blades 6";
6 All Silver FH Butter Knives 6 1/4";
2 Tablespoons 8 3/4";
2 HH Pie Servers SP blades 10 3/8",
1 HH Small Cake Server SP blade 6 1/2",
1 Cocktail fork 5 1/4",
1 Lemon Fork 5 5/8",
1 Jelly server all silver 6 1/4",
1 Cold Meat Fork 7 3/4"
Price: $3,250.00 for the set
H9212 Pair of Fradley Sterling Compotes 57 toz Circa 1900
An ornate pair of oval antique sterling pierced and applied grape motif compotes weighing 57 toz together.
14" long by 10" wide by 3 3/4" tall.
Price: $2,500.00 pair
N9211 Wood & Hughes Sterling Bon Bon Dish
A Wood and Hughes antique sterling silver bon bon dish with acid etched inside and ruffled sides. Naturalistic handle. Diameter 5 3/4". Height 1 1/2". Weight 5.75 troy ounces. Excellent condition.
English Stag Hunt Hollow Handle All Sterling Dessert Knives
Five English silver Stag Hunt pattern dessert knives with engraved blades and crests. Hallmarked London 1836, the maker Susanna Peppin. Excellent quality. Length 8 1/2".
Price: $225.00 each
9187 Tiffany Indian Long Handle Salad Set
A Tiffany antique sterling long handle salad serving set in the Indian pattern with gold washed bowls. The bowls are decorated on front and back with an Indian pattern and the cast terminals are acid etched on the reverse. The handles are also decorated. Circa 1893.
Length 10 1/2". Weight 10.60 toz.
N9206 Gorham Sterling Trivet Circa 1913
An unusual Gorham antique sterling hand engraved trivet with date letter 1913 and presentation in 1914 with a monogram. The trivet has a special order Gorham number and small wooden feet. It slides sideways on a track to open wider. Weight 20.95 toz. 10" by 7 1/2". Opened length 13 1/4"
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.
RH8850 Shiebler Leaf Form Fruit Bowl Circa 1880
A rare antique sterling silver 1880s leaf form hand made fruit bowl by George Shiebler with a bunch of silver grapes on the handle. The interior is gold washed and the inside and outside of this bowl show naturalistic detail of leaves. Weight 17.30 toz. Length 8". Width 6". Height 5" at the handle.
9062 Lona Schaeffer Sterling Hand Wrought Pie Server
A large impressive arts and crafts sterling silver pie server by Lona Schaeffer daughter of Peer Smed in excellent condition exhibiting hand hammmering throughout. The terminal has a large hand made blossom with leaves applied.
Length12 1/2" Weight 6.85 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.
H9173 James Dixon Sterling Mid Century Candlesticks Circa 1954
A pair of James Dixon sterling silver mid century candelabra each holding three candles and with the center arm bearing a large "P" monogram. Total weight 38 toz. Height 5". Length 14 1/2".
9151 Gorham Nuremburg Pastry Forks
Eight Gorham Nuremburg antique sterling pastry forks, with triple letter monograms on the back of the tines. These are large impressive forks and quite rare in that pattern. Length 7 1/8".
Price: $1,495.00 for the set of eight
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".
9032 Coin Silver Ladle Joseph Gee Philadelphia 1785
A coin silver soup ladle by Joseph Gee of Philadelphia circa 1785 in excellent condition with a monogrammed handle. Marked on the reverse of the handle. Length 14 1/4". Weight 6.55 toz.
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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N9154 Reed & Barton Sterling Art Nouveau Nut Dishes
Six Reed & Barton art nouveau nut dishes in the shape of flowers marked on the side with the names of each flower. Width 3 1/2".
Price: $495.00 for the set of six
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.
T9153 Fradley Sterling Teapot Spout Strainer
An antique sterling tea spout strainer by Fradley with a large chased poppy and leaves in excellent condition. Diameter 1 3/4". Depth 1 1/2".
N9185 Gorham Parcel Gilded Sterling Napkin Ring with Nautical Theme c1870
A hefty sterling silver parcel gilded napkin ring with a band of decoration around the mid section depicting putti riding a whale and putti blowing a horn with a trident in its hand. Width 1 7/8"; diameter 1 3/4"; weight 2.50 troy oz. Good condition with a satin finish. Never monogrammed.
Sterling Flatware Set by Joseph Seymour Square Handle Engraved Pattern c1880
A sterling silver flatware set by Joseph Seymour of Syracuse, NY in the Square Handle Engraved pattern composed of 84 pieces as follows:
12 Dinner Forks 7 1/4";
All with a script monogram on the front of the handle. Good condition.
Total weight 102.35 troy oz.
TB9135 Tiffany Blackberry Ice Cream Server
An ice cream serving hatchet by Tiffany & Company circa 1890 with gold washed blade. Very good condition and never monogrammed. Length 11 1/4".
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.
T9186 English Antique Silver Teapot London 1763
An antique silver English teapot with cast bird finial on a hinged lid and wood handle. Floral chasing and decorated pedestal foot. Dated London 1763 (George III) by W & R Preston. Height 6". Length 9". Weight 18.20 toz.
American Sterling Tea Caddy Spoon Bust of George Washington
A sterling silver tea caddy spoon by Galt Bros. of Washington DC with a medallion of George Washington in the bowl and a crest on the handle. The back of the medallion reads "born 1732 died 1799." The spoon is monogrammed on the back of the handle. Length 4 1/4"; weight .65 troy oz. Good condition.
Matthew Linwood English Silver Tea Caddy Spoon
A sterling silver tea caddy spoon the bowl in the form of a leaf and a looped handle. The etched leaves in the bowl are on a stippled background. The maker is Matthew Linwood, Birmingham, 1808. Length 2 7/8" with the handle; bowl 1 3/4" by 2" long. Good condition.
Durgin Sterling Tea Caddy Spoon
A Durgin sterling silver tea caddy spoon with looped handle and leaf form gilded bowl. Length 4". Good 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".
N9180 Rare English Silver Pepper Shakers Chester 1906
A pair of Chauffeur Edwardian novelty English silver salt and pepper shakers with pull off heads. The hallmarks are for Chester and dated 1906. Maker Cornelius Desormeaux and Francis Shepherd. Height 3 1/2". Bases weighted.
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N9181 Queen Victoria Sterling Match Safe 1897
A sterling silver English hallmarked match safe or vesta case with the head of Queen Victoria. The date is the date of her diamond jubilee in 1897. Made in Birmingham.
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.
RB9169 Reed & Barton Six Flowers Pierced Serving Spoon Art Nouveau
A fine antique art nouveau pierced serving spoon by Reed & Barton with gold washed bowl circa 1900 in the Six Flowers pattern. Length 9 1/4". Weight 4.50 toz.
9179 Gorham Arts & Crafts Salad Set
An unusual Gorham hand hammered arts and crafts salad set with a grape motif handle decorated on the front and back. Hand hammering marks on the bowls and tines. Monogrammed with an art deco monogram on the front of the handle.
Length 9 1/4".
Weight 8.35 toz.
9148 Dominick & Haff Mixed Metals and Sterling Cheese Plate Circa 1881
An antique sterling and applied mixed metals cheese plate by Dominick & Haff with butterfly and leaves on a textured border. The center of the plate has a crest with motto and an "M" monogram.
Dimensions 6" square. Weight 6.4 toz. Some light creases on the center of the dish.
H9171 Pair of Shreve Antique Leaf Form Dishes Circa 1880
A rare and unusual pair of leaf form shallow dishes with gold washed interiors and leaf detail on front and back of each plate. The pair have the old bee mark of Shreve. The surfaces of the dishes are textured adding to the detail of the design. Weight 19.65 toz. Length 7". Height 1"
Price: $1,895.00 for the pair.
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"
RB9177 Reed & Barton Individual asparagus tongs
Six matching large monogrammed antique sterling asparagus tongs in the intaglio pattern by Reed & Barton. Length 5 1/2"
Price: $295.00 each
9159 Shiebler Iris Sterling Salad Set Circa 1900
A superb cast antique art nouveau sterling silver salad set by Shiebler with irises on front and back of the handles. Perfect gold washed bowls all in pristine condition. Length 10". Weight 9.85 toz.
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.
H9161 Pair of Tiffany Antique Sterling Candlesticks Circa 1900
A fine quality pair of Tiffany antique sterling silver candlesticks with embossed putti and pull off bobeches. The bases are engraved with a crest and a small monogram in a cartouche. Marked with the Tiffany mark on each base and the T. Circa 1900. Decorated with applied putti, and applied swags and bows. Perfect condition. Height 10 1/4". Weight 36 toz. Although the columns are sealed the candlesticks are not weighted and the scratch weight is 36 toz.
Price: $3,950.00 for the pair
RH9166 Indian Colonial Silver Covered Cann George Gordon & Co Madras Circa 1830-1840
A rare large covered chased silver antique cann with lid in an English style made by George Gordon in Madras India. Hand chased with grapes and vines in bands on the lid, pedestal base and around the cup. Never monogrammed or inscribed. Circa 1830-1840. Marked on the base.
Weight 12.45 toz.
Height 7" at the finial.
N9140 Tiffany Antique sterling Salts Circa 1880
Seven antique Tiffany sterling salts with applied feet and gold washed interiors. Hammered surfaces. Length 1 1/2". Height 1/2". Circa 1880.
Price: $1,250.00 for the seven
H9127 Small Fine Aesthetic Vansant & Co Tureen circa 1875
An unusual fine aesthetic hand chased and engraved sterling silver tureen by Vansant & Company of Philadelphia. The feet are are in a Chinese style and the chasing is floral. the handles are naturalistic branch form. Weight 34.7 toz. Marked with the marks of Vansant & Company.
Length 10" across the handles. Height 5 1/2".
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.
H9147 Lucknow Indian Silver Teaset Circa 1890
A three piece Indian silver teaset from Lucknow in the Coriander pattern with fine detailed chasing and gold washed interior. The swing handle of the pot has a basket weave cover in excellent condition. Unusual abstract design with snake handles on the smaller pieces. The pot measures 7 1/2". Weight 24.45 toz.
Price: $1,750.00 for the set
RH9143 Reed & Barton Sterling Martele Style Pitcher Circa 1900
A rare antique sterling hand hammered pitcher by Reed & Barton with chased thistles on a hammered background in the Martele style. Very fine detailed chasing, including on the feet and on the handle.
Height 14 1/2". Weight 53.90 toz.
H9128 Pair of Gorham Sample Sterling Dishes 1892 & 1893
An unusual pair of Gorham antique sterling silver dishes on pedestals with hand chased floral borders. Dated 1892 & 1893 and with the numbers surrounded with an oval indicating a sample. Lightly gold washed interiors. Monogrammed on one foot of each pedestal. Weight 55.75 toz. 10" by 8 1/2". Height 4".
Price: $3,750.00 for the pair
Tiffany St Dunstan Sterling Salad Set
A pristine art deco sterling silver salad set by Tiffany & Company in the St Dunstan pattern with gold washed bowls, never monogrammed. Length 9 3/4". Weight 7.9 toz.
N9138 Shreve Sterling Peppers Circa 1890
Three hand hammered Shreve San Francisco antique sterling pepper shakers with silver coins inset on the sides. Height 3 1/4". Circa 1890.
N8905 Three Japanese Block Prints Maple Frames
Three bright and cheerful Japanese block prints all framed in quality Birds Eye Maple frames. Frames measure 9 1/2" by 13 1/2"
Price: $195.00 each
H9133 Antique Coin Silver Fruit Compote Circa 1860
A finely hand chased fruit compote on pedestal hand engraved and with a superb quality high relief band of chased fruit and flowers in the center of the bowl. Inscribed with a monogram presentation on the edge of the pedestal. Weight 24.9 toz. Length 11 1/4". Height 5 1/2". Jones Shreve Brown and Company, Boston.
N9129 Impressive Indian Silver Elephant Circa 1950 Unmarked
A large impressive Indian silver elephant with elevated trunk unmarked with a chased ornamental cover using Indian motifs. Circa 1950. Weight 39 toz. Height 7 1/2". Length 9 1/2".
TB5090 Tiffany Blackberry Sterling Serving Spoon
An antique 1890s Tiffany & Company sterling silver serving spoon in the Blackberry pattern. Never monogrammed.
Length 9 1/4". Weight 4.25 toz.
H9124 Frank Whiting Sterling Teaset Circa 1900
A fine quality sterling silver teaset by Frank Whiting comprising six pieces in excellent condition. Ornamentation includes fine paw feet and gadrooning. Total weight 210.15.
T9134 Gorham Antique Sterling Tea Caddy Circa 1893
A rare Gorham 1893 Chinese influenced repousse tea caddy with figural decoration on all four sides and a pull off lid.
Height 5 1/2". Weight 6.5 toz.
T9130 Howard & Co Antique Sterling Tea Caddy Circa 1885
A Howard & Co antique sterling silver ornately chased tea caddy with a pull off cap.
Dated 1885. Never monogrammed. Weight 7.15 toz. Height 4 1/2".
English Early Spoon London 1767 Elizabeth Tookey
A small 6" long spoon by Elizabeth Tookey set with a Queen Anne coin at the center of the oval bowl. The edges of the bowl have been chased and the handle has feather edge engraving. The top of the spoon has been made into a T shape. The spoon decoration was probably later done in Victorian times. The purpose of the spoon could have been a wine taster or a medicine spoon.
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"
N9099 Gorham Sterling Engraved Plate
A Gorham sterling silver child's plate with beautifully engraved 'grandpa' and child in the central area. "Grandpa's Watch" is engraved on the edge of the plate. The back is inscribed with a presentation and dated May 21st 1881. Diameter 7"; weight 5.25 troy oz. Very good condition.
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"
N9101 Whiting Antique Sterling Triangular Salt Circa 1875
A single Whiting aesthetic hand engraved triangular open salt by Gorham. Each side engraved with a fish and a monogram. Marked on the base with the Whiting logo. Height 1 1/8". Width 1 1/2".
N9122 Gorham Antique Sterling Grape Shears Circa 1900
A heavy quality cast Gorham grape shears with two foxes on the handles and grapes and vines on the handle. All made in two long pieces, the one side having a steel blade screwed into the handle for good cutting.
Length 6 7/8". Weight 6 toz.
H9093 Tiffany Sterling Sugar & Creamer Union Square
A Tiffany antique sterling silver sugar and creamer with cast applied birds on the handles and engraved and applied detail. Marked with the Union Square mark of Tiffany & Company which dates the set between 1870 and 1875. Monogrammed. Weight 9.60 toz. Height of creamer 4" at the bird on handle.
EX9117 Ford & Tupper Japanesque Fish Set
An antique sterling silver fish serving set marked by Ford & Tupper and dated 1873 with a monogram. The handles have cast birds within an oval branch and the blades are engraved in a Japanese style with bamboo and bands of decoration typical of that period. The handles are cast as the foot of a bird with the claw holding the blade and tines. Lengths 12" & 9 1/4". Weight 9.5 toz.
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.
H9108 Tiffany Sterling Ice Bowl
An antique sterling ice bowl by Tiffany & Company with hand chased decoration and the original pierced liner.
Circa 1880. Weight 19 toz. Diameter 7". Height 5"
N9079 Six novelty antique English silver spoons Birmingham 1892
Six antique silver English coffee spoons by JT Birmingham 1892 with finely detailed racket decoration in the gold washed bowls and on the textured handles. A real novelty for the period and in pristine condition.
Length 4 1/4"
H7367 Kirk Repousse Sterling Sideboard Dish Grapes and Flowers
A Kirk Repousse sterling silver sideboard dish with 2 1/2" border depicting flowers and grapes on a stippled background. The center field is plain and has never been monogrammed. Total diameter 15"; diameter of center field 9 1/4" and 3/4" deep; weight 48 troy oz.
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.
N9085 Gorham Sterling Cast Grape Shears
A fine quality antique sterling silver grape shears by the Gorham Company circa 1880 in fine condition. The two halves are cast in great detail showing grapes and vines and a steel blade bolted to the half for superior cutting. Length 6 1/4". Weight 5.4 toz.
H9033 Georgian Silver Large Sugar Basket London 1797
A large antique silver Georgian sugar basket by Robert and David Hennell dated London 1797 with bright cut engraved decoration and gold washed interior. Packed in a box from Tessiers a Bond Street retailer. In superb condition with clear marks and a mark on the swing handle. Weight 9.45 toz. Length 7". Height 5".
8934 Tiffany Mixed Metals Sterling Hammered Pitcher
A rare Tiffany antique sterling hammered Japanese style pitcher with spot hammered surfaces and applied copper details. Decoration include a large dragon fly with engraved gold washed wings and copper body and irises. Taking the pitcher to a high lever are small inlaid copper and brass dots on the leaves, wings and branches. A superb piece of workmanship. The pitcher was in the hands of the original purchaser until offered for sale in 2009.
Weight 27 toz. Height 7 1/4" Inscribed on the base with an 1880 presentation.
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".
9039 French Silver Dinner Forks Henri Louis Chenailler
Twelve massive antique silver forks by Henri Louis Chenailler monogrammed in the ornate cartouche on the reverse of the handles. Length 8 1/4". Weight 29.15 toz. Marked with the Mercury head and the mark of the manufacturer.
Price: $1,200.00 for the set
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.
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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H9058 Tiffany Sterling Porringer
A heavy Tiffany antique sterling silver porringer with handle, acid etched decoration and applied squirrels on the side of the bowl. Presentation from 1915. Weight 8.60 toz.
Length with handle 7 1/4"
EX9054 Sterling Lettuce Fork with Enamel
An unusual gold washed antique sterling silver lettuce fork with a cobalt blue and white quilted enamel cartouche on the front of the handle. The reverse has a large monogram A. Marked sterling only.
Weight 2.25 toz Length 9"
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.
H9043 Kalo Sterling Bread Plates
A set of thirteen Kalo hand hammered heavy sterling silver bread plates with chased custom monograms on the borders. Marked Sterling hand wrought at the Kalo shop B B 6.
Weight 95.85 toz. Diameter 6"
H9041 Gorham Sugar Bowl Circa 1893
A Gorham antique sterling silver sugar bowl with handles. The decoration is a band of acid etched flowers and there are two applied handles. Weight 4.65 toz. Height 2 1/4". Length 5 1/4" across.
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.
N9051 Dutch Peppermint Box Circa 1911
A Dutch antique silver peppermint box with hinged lid in the form of a cabinet. Marked with the date letter for 1911 and Dutch marks on the base.
1 3/4" tall.
RH9068 Elkington Sterling Engraved Tray Birmingham 1877 25"
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.
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.
TI8974 Tiffany Indian Serving Fork
A large Tiffany Indian serving fork with cast acid etched figural terminal with Pipe Dance motif. Length 9 1/4". Weight 4.3 toz. Marked Tiffany & Co. sterling with a French control mark ET indicating that this piece passed through France at one time and by law acquired this French government mark. It is also hand scratched with a number 991 with a line through which corresponds to the approximate year of 1893 which would have been the year of the Columbian Exposition. Very good condition.
N9006 Duhme Sterling Heavy Toast Rack Circa 1900
A good quality heavy antique sterling silver toast rack by Duhme of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Height 6" at the handle. Weight 10.35 toz.
English Silver Ice Cream Spoons Stag Hunt by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths
A set of six English sterling silver gilt Ice cream spoons in the Stag Hunt pattern by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths dated London 1918. Length of each spoon 5 1/4". Total weight 6.90 troy oz. Good condition and never monogrammed.
Price: $1,500.00 for the set of six
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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Shiebler Chrysanthemum Asparagus Server
A Shiebler antique sterling asparagus serving fork with gold washed tines and ornate chrysanthemum handle. Monogrammed and inscribed on the reverse of the handle. Length
9". Weight 5.10 toz.
8760 Chased Vine English Antique Silver Dessert Set
An antique silver gilt English dessert set in the chased and pierced vine pattern, a service for nine comprising nine dessert knives, 9 dessert forks, 9 dessert spoons, 9 ice cream spoons, 9 coffee spoons, 2 ladles, 1 nut cracker, 1 serving spoon. In perfect condition with engraved crests.
French Silver Dessert Spoons
Twelve antique silver French flat dessert spoons in the Regence pattern. Marked in the bowls with the first purity mark and the head of Mercury.
Length 5 1/2".
Weight 10.10 toz.
Price: $950.00 for the set of twelve
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.
Whiting (attributed to) Cattail Serving Spoon
A sterling silver serving spoon with gold washed satin bowl attributed to Whiting and marked sterling and 8 with three dimensional cattail on the top of the handle. The spoon is in good condition. There are a few tiny dings in the bowl. Length 10 1/8"; weight 1.70 troy oz.
8987 Six Bacchanalian Spoons and Forks William IV London 1834
Six English antique silver William IV dessert spoons and forks in the Bacchanalian pattern hallmarked London 1834 WT. Spoons 7 1/8" Forks 7". All same maker and date.
Price: $2,750.00 for the twelve
8987 English Silver Bacchanalian Dessert Set 18 Pieces
An eighteen piece English silver gilt dessert set in the Bacchanalian pattern composed of six knives (8 1/2") maker Wakely & Wheeler dated London 1886, six forks (7") maker Wakely & Wheeler dated London 1886 and six dessert spoons (7") maker Wakely & Wheeler London 1887, the spoons and forks having a crest on the back of the handle and the knives with an small F monogram.
Price: $3,750.00 for the set
Heavy Coin Silver Landscape Cup California Interest Circa 1860
A large heavy coin silver hand chased cup with landscape scenes. Made by Albert Coles of New York and retailed by the California retailer Barrett & Sherwood. Chunky base and a total weight of 7.2 troy ounces. Height 3 1/2"
H8971 Kirk Sterling Silver Landscape Tea Caddy Circa 1900
A crisp detailed antique sterling hand chased tea caddy by S Kirk and Son of Baltimore, Md. There are two lion mask handles with hanging rings on the sides and the cap pulls off. Height 5". Weight 8.75 toz
8997 English Fish Set by Mappin & Webb Sheffield 1905
An English antique sterling silver fish set by Mappin & Webb circa 1905 with a large Japonesque fan shaped blade finely pierced and engraved with multiple fish forms. Length 14 1/2" and 10 1/2". Hollow handles embossed with a marine design on both sides
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.
H8993 Taylor & Lawrie Coin Silver Covered Bowl
An antique American coin silver bowl on pedestal with a lid effectively ornately chased with what looks like sea foam and waves. There are two lion mask handles and rings from the mouths. Circa 1860. Weight 40.20 toz. Height 10" with the lid at the finial. Monogrammed on one side.
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.
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.
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.
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
8859 Large Gorham Medallion Serving Tongs
A large pair of Gorham antique sterling silver serving tongs with medallion handles and long arms terminating in a bowl and a chicken claw. Gold washed bowl and tines. Perfect condition with excellent spring. Length 11 1/2". Weight 5.9 toz.
N8863 Large English Footed Pomander by William Comyns
A large impressive Edwardian footed English antique silver pomander by William Comyns hallmarked London 1903. The hinged lid has a cast scene of a bridal carriage with wedding bells on either side. Dimensions 7" by 4 1/2" by 4 1/4" tall. Weight 12.35 toz.
RH8931 Rare Gorham Sterling Tureen date letter 1885
A full size puffy antique sterling hand chased Gorham tureen with Indian motifs and design. The lid pulls off. The ornate feet have elements of Indian design also and the entire tureen has a stippled background to contrast the glorious chasing. The lid has a chrysanthemum finial. Dated 1885. Weight 75.7 toz.
T8922 Whiting Mixed Metal and Sterling Hammered Coffee Pot
An antique sterling spot hammered coffee pot by Whiting with applied blossoms, a very large bug on one side and two bugs on the other side. There is a copper bug on the hinged dome lid. Engraved plants between the applications. Excellent condition. Height 7 1.2". Weight 11.05 toz. Museum quality.
T8792 Pair of Austrian Silver Tea Caddies Vienna 1832
A pair of Austrian 13 purity tea caddies dated 1832 from Vienna marked with multiple marks including the wheel mark and a maker TSMO. Marked in many places including on the lids. Height 6 1/4". Weight 13.45 & 11.35 toz.
Price: $2,750.00 for the pair
H8928 Canfield Baltimore Coin Silver Sugar Urn
A hand chased coin silver sugar urn with swan finial. Given as an agricultural prize. Fine condition. Height 7". Weight 16.45 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.
N8852 German Fish Spice Box
A German antique silver fish spice box with marks in the head. French import marks. Length 5"
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.
EX8872 French Silver Confectionery Spoons
Two French antique art nouveau confectionery spoons with English import marks in a fitted case retailed by Maple & Company of London. Length 6 3/8". Gold washed bowls.
H8854 Quality Gorham Sterling Silver Child's Set
Including a cup, porringer and plate in heavy silver with applied cast flowers and a gold washed interior to the cup. The plate and bowl have a monogram. Weight 33.35 toz. Date letter for 1899. Cup 3 5/8" tall. Bowl 5 1/2" diameter. Plate 7 3/4" diameter.
EX8846 Quality American Silver Fish Slice in Original fitted Box
A fine quality American silver fish slice marked sterling on the naturalistic handle and with a pierced and engraved blade depicting a fish. Length 12 1/2". Weight 4.8 toz. Pristine condition.
H8793 Unusual Whiting Sugar Caddy
A Whiting antique sterling silver sugar caddy with pull off lid. The finial and feet have Egyptian influenced elements and the handle swings down for the lid to come off. Circa 1875. Weight 18.10 toz. Height 5 1/4" without the handle.
H8919 Tiffany Acid Etched Sugar Bowl
An antique sterling silver Persian style sugar bowl by Tiffany & Company with lid. The bowl has ornate handles and a decorated lid. Excellent quality with a weight of 11.10 toz. Height 3 3/4". Length across handles 5 3/4"
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".
H8758 Italian Sterling Silver Tray
A large Italian sterling silver tray with cast calla lily handles made by Calegaro of Padua, Italy. 26 1/2" by 16 3/4" . Weight 125 toz. Circa 1990.
H8748 Carrington and Company Silver Punch Bowl
An English Edwardian silver gold washed punch bowl chased with grapes and vines in a band at the top. Engraved with the crest of the Campbell clan and the boar's head representing the same on the reverse. Length 19" across handles. Height 9". Weight 95 toz. London 1907.
GS8691 George Sharp Dessert Set
A thirteen piece dessert set by George Sharp of Philadelphia comprising twelve 5 1/2" spoons and one 11" serving spoon. All monogrammed on the reverse of the bowls. Lightly gold washed bowls. Cast cattail and leaves applied to each handle.
Price: $2,750.00 for the set
8687 Bailey & Kitchen Coin Forks 37 toz
Eighteen 7 1/2" long Bailey & Kitchen coin silver forks in the fiddle shell pattern monogrammed on the front of the handles. Total weight 37 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
RH8640 Rare Early Gorham Martele Vase 18"
A rare Gorham Martele sample vase with delicate floral chasing and four chased dolphin face forming the base. Chased in panels on a finely hammered background.
Weight 78.45 troy ounces.
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.
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.
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.
Tiffany Large Antique Sterling Nut Scoop
A large pierced Tiffany sterling nut scoop with gold washed pierced bowl and squirrel terminal. Cast detail on the handle including detailed acorns and leaves. A heavy cast server measuring 10 1/4". Weight 5.55 toz.