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BR748

Turn-of-the-century Chinese hardstone koro. Bellied bowl on sturdy leg-and-paw supports. Carved foo dog side mounts with loose-mounted rings. Short neck collar and raised and reeded cover are 800 silver. Cover has German marks. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 x W 5 x D 3 1/4 in. #BR748

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
M6

Group of 3 Sheffield plate serving domes. Made by Matthew Boulton in Sheffield, ca 1820.

Large and ovoid with reeded rim and cast scrolled ring finial on leafy scrolled mount. On front is inset sterling silver rectangular frame engraved with armorial. Marked. Very good condition with nice patina; a few minor dents. Dimensions: H 10 1/2 x W 20 x 15 in.;

With: Boxy and ovoid with molded rim and gadrooned girdle; cast leaf-and-shell ring handle on applied oval mount with gadrooned rim. On front... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
BT504

Sweet and pretty Russian 875 silver box. Ovoid. Cover hinged and flush with molded rim and leaf-mounted branch ring handle. End bracket handles have tooled scrollwork. Four large and naïve rose and leaf mounts terminating in branch supports. Alloy is 84/96 (that is 875). Marks include Kokoshnik that was in use from 1908 to 1917. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 5 1/2 x W 8 1/8 x D 4 3/4 in. Weight: 15.5 troy ounces. #BT504

Sale Price: $696.50
Listed Price $995.00
BR593

Midcentury Modern sterling silver figural fruit box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Apple form with ovoid body and detachable curved shoulder with leafy stem. Elegant, abstracted form with rich gilding. Fully marked including pattern no. 23748. Very good condition with nice toning.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x D 3 1/4 in. Weight: 6.5 troy ounces. #BR592 & BR593

Sale Price: $626.50
Listed Price $895.00
BI341

Pretty repousse sterling silver powder box. Retailed by JE Caldwell in Philadelphia. Drum form with straight sides and curved overhanging cover. Sides and cover top decorated with flowers in stippled ground. Comes with fluffy puff to keep your complexion a ladylike alabaster. Fully marked including no. 176, and maker’s and retailer’s stamps. The maker was Fuchs & Biederhase who were active in New York, ca 1891-6. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x D 3 1/8 in. Gross weight: 4 troy... Click for details

Sale Price: $346.50
Listed Price $495.00
BS987

Pair of German 800 silver figural spice boxes, ca 1910. Each: Pheasant with ovoid body and clawed and scaly talons. Head detachable with pierced interior cap. Clawed and scaly talons Welcome dinner party guests, though wings hinged for flight if conversation gets too dull. Marked. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 6 1/4 x W 3 x D 12 3/4 in. Wingspan: 4 1/2 in. Total weight: 22 troy ounces. #BS987

Sale Price: $3,150.00
Listed Price $4,500.00
BR543

Modern sterling silver and malachite box. Made by William Seitz in New York, ca 1970. Oval with plain spread foot. Thick and tapering finial on oval ground mounted to flush malachite surround. Silver has dense and irregular striation. Interior gilt-washed with visible hand hammering. Substantial. Fully marked including phrase “Handwrought”. Condition: Nice patina. Malachite has a hairline crack and tiny rim repair.

Dimensions: H 4 1/2 x W 4 1/2 x D 4 in. #BR543

Sale Price: $840.00
Listed Price $1,200.00
BN994

German 930 silver novelty trinket box. Imported to England in 1900 by Elly Isaac Miller in London. Rococo shoe with chased floral garlands and open bands. Insole has hinged cover. Raised elf toe and plain heel. German maker’s and English importer's marks. Very good condition with nice patina.

Dimensions: H 2 3/8 x W 5/8 x D 4 5/8 in. Weight: 2 troy ounces. #BN994

Sale Price: $525.00
Listed Price $750.00
BR496

Turn-of-the-century American Edwardian sterling silver box. Retailed by Black, Starr & Frost in New York. Round with plain and solid spread foot. Sides open basket-weave with beaded flower heads. Cover gently raised with ball finial chased ornament mixing rococo and regal—floral garlands and cornucopias, ribbon, and crown. Open bottom. With detachable cobalt glass liner. Fully marked including retailer’s stamp and no. 41. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 5 x D 7 in. Weight... Click for details

Sale Price: $906.50
Listed Price $1,295.00
BQ950

Antique German 800 silver figural box in form of old-fashioned belle. She wears a snug bodice and ruffled crinoline skirt, and holds a fan in one hand and posy in the other. Her face is hidden by a wide-brimmed straw hat. A beautiful woman with a secret: The top half comes off and the bottom half is a receptacle. Boxy lady!

Fully marked including maker’s stamp for Weinranck & Schmidt, who were active in the 1880s and ’90s. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 8 1/2 x D 5... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
BN943

Dutch 833 silver figural box, 1927. Sweet and small bird with firm downy body, wide erect tail, and scaly talons. Head detachable. Fully marked including date letter and export symbol. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 5 1/8 x W 2 x D 7 1/2 in. Weight: 7.3 troy ounces. #BN943

Sale Price: $1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
BJ751

Large Art Deco-Style silver box. Box is lozenge-form, and has reeded rim and hinged cover. Rests on 4 block supports with ebonized wood. Sides have rectangular inlaid panels. Inlaid trapezoidal key plate and central lozenge panel on cover. A geometric design that mixes precious metal with natural materials. Box and cover interior lined with antique fabric as is box underside. With key.

Marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 1/2 x W 15 3/4 x D 9 1/2 in. Gross weight: 71.2 troy... Click for details

Sale Price: $5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
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