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BQ785

Midcentury Modern sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular with straight sides and flat, slightly overhanging hinged cover. Applied to cover is shaped plaque with low-relief scene depicting two polo players in the heat of action. Box interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Hallmark includes postwar pattern no. 23369 and director’s letter M (1947-56). Very good condition with crisp corners.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x W 7 3/4 x D 6 5/8 in. Gross weight: 36.5 troy ounces.... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
BN800

American Edwardian sterling silver box with hunt motif. Rectangular with straight sides and hinged cover. On cover is dense tableaux with hounds in pursuit followed by a mounted hunter who looks back at another wielding a whip. Box interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Cover interior gilt-washed. Hallmarked McChesney, a Newark maker active in the 1920s. Numbered N228/157. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 7 5/8 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 17.3 troy ounces. #BN800

Sale Price: $1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BH494

Large and classic sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover flat and hinged with molded rim. Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Postwar hallmark includes pattern no. 22358. Very good condition with crisp corners.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 9 3/8 x D 6 in. Gross weight: 32 troy ounces. #BH494

Sale Price: $2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
BN540

George VI sterling silver casket box. Made by Richard Comyns in London in 1946. Rectangular with straight sides and corner bracket supports. Paneled and engine-turned sides. Cover hinged and raised with engine-turned top. Box interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Cover interior gilt. Underside leather-lined. Striking and capacious. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions (with supports): H 4 3/4 x W 11 x D 7 in. Gross weight: 42 troy ounces. #BN540

Sale Price: $3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
BQ281

Lovely sterling silver keepsake box. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and tabbed. Cover top has engraved border with dense and overlapping flowers and leaves. Stained-wood bottom, lining, and partition. Cover interior has rectangular tablet (vacant). Hallmarked “sterling silver”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 7 x D 3 3/8 in. Gross weight: 11 troy ounces. #BQ281

Sale Price: $875.00
Listed Price $1,250.00
BP864

Snazzy sterling silver box. Made by John B. Chatterley & Sons in Birmingham in 1953. Rectangular with straight sides and flat hinged cover. Fluted corner bracket supports and tab. Engraved linear ornament. Cover has wavy border and central rectangular frame (vacant). Box and cover interior cedar lined. Box underside leather lined. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 4 5/8 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 10.8 troy ounces. #BP864

Sale Price: $770.00
Listed Price $1,100.00
BP412

Charming sterling silver box. Round with straight sides. Cover stepped and inset with silver medal commemorating the marriage of Napoleon I to Marie Louise. On obverse are jugate busts of the emperor and his young bride. On reverse is a classical figure and 1810 (the year they married). Really nice for keepsakes. Hallmarked “sterling”. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x D 5 3/8 in. Gross weight: 13.7 troy ounces. #BP412

Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
BO141

Austrian 800 silver box, ca 1880. Rectangular. Flat hinged cover, twisted corner columns with foliate capitals, and applied foliage and scrolls. Engraved scrolls and foliage on diaper ground. Cover has applied oval cartouche (vacant). Rests on plain corner supports. With detachable liner. A beautiful piece - weighty and substantial. Box and liner hallmarked. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 3 ½ x W 7 ½ x D 5 3/8 in. Weight: 42 troy onces. BO141

Sale Price: $2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
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