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BM631

Silver spice box. Made by Johann Leonhard Eyssler in Nuremberg in early 18th century. Rectangular with chamfered corners and spread foot. Cover hinged and stepped. Gadrooning and chased strapwork. Interior partitioned. Fully hallmarked on underside. Good condition with excellent patina. Interior rusted.

Dimensions: 1 3/8 x W 2 7/8 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 3.12 troy ounces. BM631

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
BO580

Sterling silver box.  Made by Kalo Shop in Chicago, ca 1920. Drum-form with straight sides. Cover threaded and gently curved with incised rim band.  A second band formed from cover and box seam. An economical design with fine hand hammering.  Enough room for the special keepsakes. Hallmark includes no. R1.  Very good condition.

Large dimensions: H 4 3/8 x D 4 7/8 in. Weight: 16.6 troy ounces. BO580

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BM518

Sterling silver jewelry box.  Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1890, for Shreve, Crump & Low. Rectangular with straight sides.  Cover hinged and curved with scrolled tab.  Acid-etched foliage and gryphons.  A fluid fantasy pattern.  Cover top has central frame (vacant). Box and cover interior velvet lined with detachable tray (also velvet lined).   Box underside silk lined. Hallmark includes maker’s and retailer’s marks as well as no.  B2428.  Condition: crisp corners and fine... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
BO545

Sterling silver desk box.  Made by Reed & Barton in Taunton, Mass. ca 1950.  Rectangular with curved corners.  Cover hinged and curved. Box interior bottom velvet lined.  Sides and partitions cedar. Cover interior gilt. Handsome in unusual long form.  Hallmark includes no. RS294.  Very good condition. 

Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W  10 3/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Heavy weight: 21.9 troy ounces. #BO545

Sale Price: $1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
BO488

Sterling silver and enamel box.  Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1950. Square with hinged cover.  Cover and underside have vertical reeding. Cover also has ornament in red, green, and black enamel: central circular frame with stylized flower pot set between two  vertical bands. Sides plain.  Box and cover interior lightly gilt.  An abstract interpretation of a traditional motif.  Hallmarked.  Nice condition with strong color.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x W 2 7/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 3.4... Click for details

Sale Price: $490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BM548

Distinguished silver desk box. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and gently curved with tapering tab. Box and cover interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Box underside lined with black leather. Hallmark possibly Chinese. Fine condition with crisp corners and snug-fitting cover.

Dimensions: H 2 x W 9 7/8 x D 3 5/8 in. Total weight: 24 troy ounces. BM548

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
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
BO187

Victorian sterling silver and agate box. Made in Birmingham in 1876. Oval with tapering sides. Cover is hinged and inset with translucent red agate. Gilt interior. Indistinct maker's mark. Excellent condition with nice patina and strong color.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 3 1/2 x D 2 3/4 in. Total weight: 2.4 troy ounces. BO187

Sale Price: $665.00
Listed Price $950.00
BO113

German silver & enamel cigarette case, ca. 1910. Rectilinear with hinged cover. On cover is a cat wearing a blue ribbon. A real fluff ball - non judgmental, too. Kitty sits pretty while you enjoy a ciggy. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with strong color and nice patina.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x W 1 3/4 in. Weight: 2.2 troy ounces. #BO113

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BM250

George VI sterling silver desk box. Made by Mappin & Webb in Birmingham in 1951. Curved underside and hinged cover with flat ends (that is, truncated tube). Cover has fine horizontal lines and central vertical strip with square pattern and stepped tab. Rests on 4 horizontal oval supports. Box interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Cover interior lightly gilt. Box underside lined with black leather. Hallmarked. Good condition with wear to leather.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 6 3/4 x D 4... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
BM207

Victorian sterling silver match safe. Made in Birmingham in 1853. Rectangular with 2 compartments, each with hinged cover (one for matches and one with strike). Engine-turned wave patterns alternating with plain stripes. Scrolled cartouche engraved with script presentation. Hallmark includes indistinct maker’s mark (possibly EM). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/3 x W 2 1/4 x D 1 in. #BM207

Sale Price: $175.00
Listed Price $250.00
BM206

Antique silver gilt and enamel compact with cats in a basket. Round with flat and hinged cover. On cover two kittens cuddle in beribboned basket. They have pink noses, whiskers, and lots of soft fur. They're real fluff balls. Color heightened by unusual black ground bordered by incised silver gilt ornament. Box sides white enamel between silver gilt borders. Cover interior has mirror. Unmarked – possibly Austrian. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1/3 x D 2 in. Weight: 2 troy ounces.... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,065.00
Listed Price $2,950.00
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