Design Drives Our Passion For Antique Sterling Silver And Antique Jewelry
Rare sterling silver desk box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1865. Rectangular with straight sides and curved corners. Flat cover with applied cable border. Corner supports and finial in form of cast dolphin figures. A restrained design enlivened with a traditional Renaissance motif. A fine early piece by this historic maker. Hallmark includes pattern no. 1733 (first produced before 1870) and directorâ€™s letter m (ca 1854-70). Fine condition and patina.
Dimensions: H 4 3/8 x W... Click for detailsSale Price: $3,500.00
Modern sterling silver desk box. Made by Genova Silver Co., Inc. in New York, ca 1950. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged with linear tab. Box interior cedar lined. Cover interior lightly gilt. Hallmark includes no. 50. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 5 3/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Weight: 9.4 troy ounces. BM777Sale Price: $490.00
George III sterling silver snuffbox. Made in London in 1822. Rectangular with curved corners and flat and hinged cover. Allover engine turning. On cover are two chased rectangular floral bands and central oval frame with presentation: To the officers of the / 65th / from Lt Colonel Warren. Cover has applied and scrolled tab. Box sides have two wrap-around chased floral bands. Box and cover interior lightly gilt and partitioned. A fine piece of 18th-century militaria.
Hallmark includes... Click for detailsSale Price: $3,500.00
Edwardian sterling silver playing cards box. Made by Henry Clifford Davis in Birmingham in 1901. Rectilinear with hinged cover. Each side glazed and faced with antique card. Box and cover interior lined and partitioned with library-red leather. Rests on pierced corner supports. Two complete packs included. Hallmarked. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 5 1/4 x W 3 1/8 x D 3 1/8 in. BP104Sale Price: $2,800.00
Pair of German silver parrot spice boxes, ca 1890. Each: full downy body with hinged wings and scaly talons gripping a wood perch. Head detachable. A male and female couple. The male has a fancy crown and looks down. The female is on alert with raised head and slightly open beak. Each mounted to black marble column with white speckles and circular foot with leaf-and-dart ornament. Hallmarked. Very good condition with deep patina.
Dimensions (with base): Male: H 10 7/8 x W 7 1/2 x D 3 1/4... Click for detailsSale Price: $9,425.00
Edwardian Sterling Silver Jewelry Box. Made by Woods & Chatellier, ca 1910, for Black, Starr & Frost, also in New York. Rectangular with hinged cover. Fine acid-etched ornament: fleurs de lys with scalloped and scrolled borders. Cover has integrated monogram. Box and cover interior lined with cobalt blue velvet. Makerâ€™s and retailerâ€™s marks as well as no. 231. Fine condition with crisp definition and rich patina.
Dimensions: H 3 3/8 x W 7 x D 5 3/4 in. Total weight: 24.8 troy... Click for detailsSale Price: $1,400.00
Modern sterling silver desk box. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged with molded rim. Box interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Cover interior gilt. Hallmarked Andrew A. Taylor, a Newark maker active from 1930s until early 1970s. Hallmark includes no. 411 and Philadelphia retailerâ€™s name The Baily Banks & Biddle Co. Very good condition with crisp corners.
Dimensions: H 1 1/4 x W 6 1/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 7.6 troy ounces. BM776Sale Price: $665.00
Sterling silver desk box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1950. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged, flat, and overhanging. Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Hallmark includes postwar pattern no. 23519. Very good form with crisp corners.
Large dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 9 3/8 x D 4 1/8 in. Weight: 25.9 troy ounces. BO860Sale Price: $1,750.00
American sterling silver box, ca 1915. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged, flat, and overhanging. On cover is vacant center surrounded by engraved flowers, foliage, and diaper pattern. Hallmarked â€śSterling Hand Made 225/3â€ť. Condition: Nice patina and form. A few tiny dings to cover corners.
Dimensions: H 1 1/8 x W 4 3/4 x D 3 1/8 in. Weight: 5.8 troy ounces. BO703Sale Price: $595.00
Desk box in 800 silver. Made by Bartolini Bartolozzi in Florence. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and faceted with straight tab. Engine-turned wave ornament on cover and sides. Underside plain. Snazzy design and unusual form. Hallmarked (1944-68). Nice condition.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x W 8 5/8 x D 3 1/4 in. Weight: 10.2 troy ounces. BO281Sale Price: $486.50
Egyptian silver box. Squat and curved with 3 asymmetrical scrolled supports. Cover hinged and domed. Allover repousse ornament including flowers and scrolls. Sides have band of hearts. Cover has same as well as central scalloped frame â€“ itâ€™s vacant and awaits a gushingly romantic inscription. Hallmarked. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 6 x 9 1/8 x D 8 7/8 in. Weight: 26.6 troy ounces. BO723Sale Price: $1,225.00
Beautiful German silver box, 18th century. Oval with scalloped rim. Cover has scalloped rim and engraved quatrefoil leaf garland with central low-relief flower. Fully hallmarked on box underside. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 3/4 x W 1 3/4 x D 1 1/2 in. BM632Sale Price: $486.50