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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
BL735

Neoclassical sterling silver desk box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1913. Rectangular with curved and hinged cover. Raised ornament including garlands, dentil, and paterae on sides and cover. On cover is central oval cartouche (vacant). Cover interior lightly gilt. The pattern (no. 18496B) was first produced in 1913. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 ¼ x W 9 1/3 x D 6 in. Weight: 24 troy ounces. BL735

Sale Price: $2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
BI741

Sterling silver cigarette case with marine motif. Made by R. Blackinton in North Attleboro, Mass., ca. 1900. Rectangular and hinged. Chased and repousse double-sided aquatic scene: water, plants, and fish. Interior gilt. Hallmark includes model no. 597. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x W 2 ¾ in. Weight:3.1 troy ounces. BI741

Sale Price: $840.00
Listed Price $1,200.00
BI624

Regal and romantic sterling silver heart box. Made by Howard in New York in 1897. Heart form with hinged cover. Ornament includes garlands and ribbon applied to sides and cover. Also, three crowned cartouches (vacant). Hallmark includes date and model no. 166. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 6 3/4 x D 7 1/2 in. Weight: 25.5 troy ounces. #BI624

Sale Price: $1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BI464

Sterling silver cigarette case with enameled nautical flags. Made by Thomae in Attleboro, Mass., ca. 1940, for Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular and hinged. On cover are enameled flags and phrases “Storm warnings” and “Weather forecast.” Interior gilt. A fun piece of nautical nostalgia. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with good color and patina.

Dimensions: H 3 ¼ x W 4 ½ in. Weight: 4.8 troy ounces. BI464

Sale Price: Sold
BI440

Cigarette case in 900 silver with enameled Classical scene. Made by FM in Austria, ca. 1900. Rectangular with side hinge. Unusual tableau on cover: a portico with figures in Classical and 19th-century court dress, a modern city in the background. Interior lightly gilt. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with nice patina and strong colors.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x W 4 3/4 in. Weight: 6.6 troy ounces. #BI440

Sale Price: $2,100.00
Listed Price $3,000.00
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.

Fully hallmarked. Excellent condition.

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

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