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BS890

Stately sterling silver swan. Oval body with gracefully scrolled neck terminating in closed bill. Erect tail feathers and hinged wings. Beautiful plumage as befits an elegant table companion. Body hollow with detachable liner for holding treats. Peruvian marks: “Argenteria Peruana SA Sterling 925”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 3/4 x W 4 1/2 x D 11 in. Wingspan: 13 in. Weight (without liner): 14.5 troy ounces. #BS890

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BR451

American Greek Revival sterling silver compote, ca 1865. Oval helmet bowl on short knopped stem flowing into round foot support by 4 leaf-capped scrolled shield supports. Leaf-capped scroll bracket handle with cast herm in figure of piping cherub. Handle mounted to end with flying volute scroll. Bowl exterior has chased leaf border on stippled ground terminating in applied volutes. Loose and feathery leaves and flowers engraved on bowl and foot.

Lively Classicism attributed to JR Wendt, a New... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
BR435

Chinese silver centerpiece bowl, ca 1900. Curved sides and raised and spread foot. One front bamboo, birds, blossoming prunus branch, and robed and bearded sage: Modish motifs on stippled ground. On back large and shaped tubular frame (vacant). Handwork and hammering. Marked with Chinese characters. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 3/8 x D 10 1/4 in. Weight: 36.4 troy ounces. #BR435

Sale Price: $5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00
BS831

Large French Rococo Revival 950 silver oval centerpiece plateau, ca 1890. Curvilinear cartouche with 6 leaf-mounted scroll supports. Beaded oval on strapwork armorial with ribbon and quiver, and interlaced script monogram. Mirrored top. Note: Larger and more ovalish than appears in images. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/8 x W 31 3/4 x D 20 1/2 in. #BS831

Sale Price: $17,875.00
Listed Price $27,500.00
BF924

Large Edwardian sterling silver and crystal wheelbarrow. Made by William Comyns in London in 1907.

Shaped rectangular crystal bowl with cut flowers and leaves. Bowl set in sterling silver frame with two stretchers terminating in volute scrolls, front splayed supports with same brackets, and large front wheel. Spokes and brackets in pierced sterling silver with leaves and flowers. An ornamental version of a piece of serious agricultural equipment. Fully marked. Very good condition.

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Sale Price: $9,425.00
Listed Price $14,500.00
BR372

Very large Edwardian sterling silver bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1912. Plain well with lobed and turned-down sides with fluid and dynamic chased and engraved ornament comprising pierced floral diaper set in scrolled frames alternating with leafy scrolls and flowers. Flat molded rim. With: Metal liner with loose-mounted interior ring handles. A substantial and handsome centerpiece; even more beautiful filled with flowers. Fully marked including date symbol and no. 4168A. Very good... Click for details

Sale Price: $4,900.00
Listed Price $7,000.00
BR335

Fancy sterling silver cachepot. Retailed by Bailey, Banks & Biddle in Philadelphia, ca 1890. Bellied with four leafy-scroll volute-scroll supports. Rim applied with same. A pretty centerpiece bowl – perfect for flowers. Fully marked including retailer’s stamp and no. 1891. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x D 11 in. Heavy weight: 48.5 troy ounces. #BR335

Sale Price: $1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BS749

Exquisite Tiffany Japonesque sterling silver centerpiece with applied fish, ca 1881.

Exterior decorated with scaly and gaping fish swimming among drifting, swaying plants. Ornament is applied and chased on honeycomb hand-hammered ground. Fine details including seaweed clinging to rim and scrolled seashells on foot. A veritable fishbowl.

Engraved presentation dated 1883 in stylistically-integrated wavy ribbon script: "Gracie, Bedouin / Match race / Oct 18th 1883 / Course 26 Miles to Windward... Click for details

Sale Price: $71,500.00
Listed Price $110,000.00
BR278

Gilded Age sterling silver centerpiece bowl. Made by Redlich in New York, ca 1900. Round solid well. Sides lobed and turned-down with pierced diaper in engraved leafy scrolled frames. Rim has reeded leaf-capped scrolls interspersed with leaves and shells. Fluid and tactile with nice heft. Fully marked and numbered 4858L. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x D 17 1/4 in. Weight: 66 troy ounces. #BR278

Sale Price: $5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
BQ484

German Rococo Revival sterling silver centerpiece vase, ca 1950. Cornucopia with garlanded rim and rising volute scroll base. Axel-mounted with rotating wheels. Tooled and chased flowers, leafy scrolls, diaper, and stippling. Asymmetrical scrolled cartouches (vacant). Gilt-washed interior. An exuberant horn of plenty piloted by a cast chubby cherub. Marked “Nisan 925 First Class”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 9 1/2 x W 9 1/2 x D 5 in. Very heavy weight: 51.5 troy ounces. #BQ484

Sale Price: $2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
BK122

Modern sterling silver centerpiece bowl with classic grape motif. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen. Oval bowl on lobed support with applied fruiting grapevine on flat oval foot. Rings entwined with bunches loose-mounted to each side. Fine craftsmanship. Postwar hallmark with no. 296B. Very good condition with nice patina.

Dimensions: H 4 1/8 x W 10 7/8 x D 8 5/8 in. Weight: 32.5 troy ounces. #BK122

Sale Price: $6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BO411

Austrian Modern Classical 800 silver centerpiece bowl, ca 1920. Rectangular bowl with chamfered corners, paneled and gilt-washed well, and hinged wreath handles. Raised and chamfered foot. Raised egg-and-dart borders. Fully marked including maker’s initials LM. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 5 3/8 x W 13 3/4 x D 7 5/8 in. Weight: 38 troy ounces. #BO411

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