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Antique Tiffany Jewelry Box - Sleek & Sophisticated Sterling Silver
BL971

Sterling silver jewelry box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, 1902-1907. Rectangular with flat and hinged cover. Cover has applied central and rectangular cartouche (vacant). Hasp closure. Box and cover interior lined with black velvet. Sleek and sophisticated. For storage or presentation. Hallmark includes C director letter (1902-1907). Excellent condition with crisp corners and nice patina.

Dimensions: H 2 x W 7 1/2 x D 5 1/8 in. Weight: 25 troy ounces. BL971

$2,250
German Silver & Enamel Cigarette Case with Horses C 1920
BM107

German 935 silver and enamel cigarette case, ca. 1920. Rectangular and hinged. On cover three horses refresh themselves at the trough. The blue of the water is repeated in the cloudless sky. An attractive study of working animals. Interior gilt. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with strong color.

Dimensions: H 3 1/8 x W 3 3/4 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. BM107

$3,500
European Silver & Enamel Cigarette Case with Alluring Lorelei C 1905
BM101

European sterling silver and enamel cigarette case. Imported to Birmingham in 1905 by Steinhart & Co. Rectangular and hinged. On cover is bust of long-tressed temptress with rose-tinted flesh swathed in red robe. Full frontal. For PG-13 version, see BM100. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with strong color and good patina.

Dimensions: H 3 1/3 x W 3 in. Weight: 4.5 troy ounces. BM101

$4,950
European Silver & Enamel Cigarette Case with Alluring Lorelei C 1910
BM100

European 935 silver and enamel cigarette case. Rectangular and hinged. On cover is bust of long-tressed temptress with rose-tinted flesh swathed in white gauze. Suggestive. For R-rated version, see BM101. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with strong color and good patina.

Dimensions: H 3 2/3 x W 3 1/8 in. Weight: 4.3 troy ounces. BM100

$4,950
Antique Dutch Silver Peppermint Box
BI566

Antique Dutch silver peppermint box. Trefoil with hinged cover. Low-relief scenes of rural labor, including butter churning and plowing. Reeding to cover rim and base rim. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1 1/4 x W 1 1/4 x D 1 1/8 in. BI566

$375
Antique Dutch Peppermint Pail - Rococo Sweets Box
BI567

Antique Dutch 833 silver pail-form peppermint box. Ovoid with straight and tapering sides and crimped foot rim. Cover is hinged with scalloped top rim. Low-relief scenes of chubby cherubs in labor and repose. With ring mounts. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with muted patina.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 1 2/3 x D 1 1/3 in. Weight: 1 troy ounce. BI567

$375
Antique Sterling Silver Desk Box by Gorham 1901
BL932

Fancy sterling silver desk box. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1901, for Bailey Banks & Biddle in Philadelphia. Tubular with hinged cover. Floral repousse and scrolls. On cover scrolled cartouche (vacant). Hallmark includes date symbol and retailer’s name. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 5 1/4 x D 3 1/8 in. Weight: 6.6 troy ounces. BL932

$850
Old Fashioned Sterling Silver Match Safe with Fancy Dress Dog
BL301

Elizabeth II sterling silver match safe. Made in London in 1977. Seated pup with neck ruff and feathered hat. Hinged bottom. A revival of a sweet Victorian design. Hallmark includes registration number from 1890s. Excellent condition with fine detail and rich patina.

Dimensions: H 2 1/4 x W 1 1/8 x D 1/2 in. Weight: 1.1 troy ounces. BL301

$695
Antique Sterling Silver Postage Stamp Box by Graff, Washbourne & Dunn
BL706

Sterling silver postage stamp box. Made by Graff, Washbourne & Dunn in New York, ca. 1910. Rectangular with spread base and hinged cover. Cover has pierced and symmetrical ornament and central heraldic cartouche (vacant). Interior has three shallow bowls for postage stamps. Hallmarked by maker and Galt & Bro. Also numbered 1039. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: 1 1/4 x W 4 2/3 x D 2 1/4 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. BL706

$695
Antique Sterling Silver Heart-Shaped Jewelry Box
BL826

Sterling silver heart-form jewelry box. Made by Durgin in Providence, ca. 1900, for JE Caldwell in Philadelphia. Heart-form with hinged and raised cover. Low relief ornament: crowned and beribboned cartouches (vacant), garlands, and cornucopias. Box and cover interior lined with black velvet. Hallmark includes maker’s and retailer’s marks as well as no. 134. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 4 1/2 x D 4 3/4 in. Total weight : 9.3 troy ounces. BL826

$1,100 Sold
Elizabeth II Coronation Commemorative Box - English Sterling Silver
BL842

Sterling silver box commemorating the coronation of Elizabeth II. Made by Mappin & Webb in Birmingham in 1952. Straight and plain sides. Cover is hinged with scrolled tab. On cover top are trapezoidal engine-turned frames bordered by reeding, and central enamel plaque depicting gold and jeweled crown on white ground. Underneath is phrase Elizabeth II 1953. Box and cover interior cedar lined. Box underside lined with black leather. Hallmark includes coronation symbol. Excellent condition... Click for details

$695
Italian Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case with Doberman Pinscher
BL781

Italian 800 silver cigarette case with enameled Doberman Pinscher, ca. 1935. Rectangular with concave sides and curved corners. Cover is hinged with tapering tab. On cover stands a proud Doberman: raised head, pointed ears, short and bristly fur, and massive paws. Next to portrait is engraved the name Leady. Box and cover interior gilt. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with strong color.

Dimensions: H 1/4 x W 4 1/2 x D 3 1/2 in. Weight: 6.2 troy ounces. BL781

$3,500
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