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BT059

Turn-of-the-century American sterling silver baby cup. Straight sides and short inset foot. Rim molded with pendant fleurs de lys. Restrained ornament and lots of room for engraving with the fancy bits confined to the high-looping, double-scroll, leaf-capped handle. Fully marked including no. 48 and Boston retailer’s stamp A. Stowell. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 3 7/8 x W 4 1/2 x D 3 in. Weight: 6.5 troy ounces. #BT059

Sale Price: $490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BR535

Stylish American Classical coin silver baby cup. Made by Wood & Hughes in New York, ca 1860. Straight sides with stepped and skirted foot, and leaf-capped s-scroll handle. Body has engine-turned bands and strapwork cartouche (vacant). Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/8 x W 3 1/4 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 2.2 troy ounces. #BR535

Sale Price: $350.00
Listed Price $500.00
BR530

Art Deco sterling silver baby cup. Straight sides and c-scroll handle. On exterior, a girl with ringlets and another with a bob lean against stacks of lettered boxes, some with springing jacks. All letters represented, starting with A for adorable, B for bouncing, and C for cuddly—and so on through the alphabet. Room at top and bottom for spelling out a special announcement. Fully marked including maker’s stamp (HR Morss) and no. 999. Morss was active in Attleboro, Mass., from the 1930s to... Click for details

Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
BR531

Edwardian Sterling silver baby cup. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1910 Gently upwards tapering sides, scrolled bracket handle, and flat rim. Gilt-washed interior. Two acid-etched frames with little girls from around the world (each in national costume) giving thanks at table. A third frame, bordered by potted rose bushes, is vacant. Below is phrase: “It is very nice to think the world is full of meat and drink / with little children saying grace in every Christian kind of place”.

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Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
BT053

American Classical coin silver baby cup. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1865. Straight sides with skirted foot and bracket handle. Scrolled and leafy frame (vacant) on engine-turned wavy ground. Beading. Bold and sophisticated. Fully marked and numbered 106. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x W 4 1/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 5.8 troy ounces. #BT053

Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
BT004

Turn-of-the-century American Craftsman sterling silver porringer. Bellied bowl on inset foot ring. Finely faceted hand hammering with "disco ball" shimmer. Plain open tree handle. Fully marked including retailer’s stamp for A. Stowell & Co., who were active in Boston from ca 1865 to 1904. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/4 x W 7 1/2 x D 5 1/4 in. Weight: 8 troy ounces. #BT004

Sale Price: $696.50
Listed Price $995.00
BT006

Large turn-of-the-century Edwardian sterling silver porringer. Made by Gorham in Providence. Deep and tapering bowl with raised foot and open scrolled handled. Rim border comprising square frames with low-relief pictogram-style representations of nursery rhymes, including a fiddling cat and moon-jumping cow (Hey, Diddle, Diddle) and blackbird pie and clothes-hanging maid (Sing a Song of Sixpence). A cerebral distillation of key symbols. Lots of room for engraving. Fully marked including no.... Click for details

Sale Price: $696.50
Listed Price $995.00
BS900

Large American Classical coin silver baby cup. Made by Wood & Hughes in New York, ca 1860. Upward tapering sides with skirted foot and scroll-bracket handle. Jowly, tousled-haired contrapposto cherub applied to front. Two oval frames and one small one (all vacant) surrounded by flowers spilling over into stippled band. Beaded rims. Scroll bracket handle with stippled panels and stylized flying leaf cap between pierced scroll mounts. Gilt-washed interior. A traditional cann enlivened with frothy... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
BS844

Large and fancy sterling silver baby cup. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1890. Capacious bowl with scrolled rim, short inset foot, and leaf-capped double-scroll handle. Two chased scroll cartouches (vacant) with leaves and flowers. Fully marked and numbered 5130. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 7/8 x W 5 1/4 x D 3 3/4 in. Weight: 7.5 troy ounces. #BS844

Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
BS878

Classical coin silver baby cup, Drum-form with ribbing and beading. Engraved quivers, flowers, and leaves forming cartouche (vacant). Scroll-bracket handle. Marked “G. W & H” for Gale, Woods & Hughes, a New York maker active ca 1833-45. Good condition with attractive period wear. Engraved ornament is nicely “sunk”.

Dimensions: H 3 x W 3 1/2 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 2.5 troy ounces. #BS878

Sale Price: $350.00
Listed Price $500.00
BS877

Classical coin silver baby cup. Made by John L. Westervelt in New York, ca 1860. Straight and gently tapering sides, capped s-scroll handle, and beaded rims. Two rondels interspersed with fleurs de lys and inset with male and female Renaissance profiles. Large round cartouche with strapwork border (vacant). A beautiful example of the Medallion motif that Westervelt also used on his flatware. Marked “J. L. W.” Very good condition with strong definition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 4 1/8 x D 2... Click for details

Sale Price: $490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BR433

Midcentury Modern sterling silver porringer. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Straight sides and open cinquefoil with applied leaves and owl exuding stern sagacity. Fully marked including pattern no. 23110 and director’s letter M (1947-56). Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 1 5/8 x W 5 7/8 x D 4 1/2 in. Weight: 6.5 troy ounces. #BR433

Sale Price: $626.50
Listed Price $895.00
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