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BM979

Edwardian sterling silver cigarette case. Made by Henry Matthews in Birmingham in 1907. Rectangular and hinged. On cover a fresh-faced goalie kicks back the ball. It’s the start of the game, judging by his clean uniform. Interlaced monogram also on cover. Interior gilt. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/8 x W 2 5/8 x D 5/8 in. Weight: 1.77 troy ounces. #BM979

Sale Price: $696.50
Listed Price $995.00
BO501

Edwardian sterling silver box. Made by John Chatellier in Newark, ca 1915. Rectangular with wrap around stripes: reeded alternating with plain. Cover curved and hinged with molded rim. Same ornament with strapwork border on engine-turned ground and central circular medallion (vacant). Hallmark includes no. 110/319. Very good condition with crisp corners and nice definition.

Dimensions: H 2 x W 5 7/8 x D 3 7/8 in. Weight: 12 troy ounces. BO501

Sale Price: $980.00
Listed Price $1,400.00
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
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
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
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

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

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