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BQ474

Two pairs of German 800 silver figural salt & pepper shakers. Each pair comprises one boy and one girl. The boys wear baggy trousers and strike a defiant pose with hands on hips. The girls, with shawls and aprons layered over their gowns, appear more conciliatory. All are shod in wood shoes. Sturdy unsentimental peasant stock. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Each girl: H 4 1/4 x W 2 x D 1 3/4 in. Each boy: H 4 1/8 x W 2 1/4 x D 1 1/4 in. Total weight: 11 troy ounces.... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
BG660

Four pairs of sterling silver open salts and pepper shakers. Made by Tuttle in Boston, 1929-30. Each salt: Bellied bowl with gadrooned rim and 3 dolphin supports. Each pepper: Baluster with pierced domed cover, gadrooning, and 3 dolphin supports and finial. Hallmarks include no. 55. Three have partial date codes for the first and second years of Herbert Hoover’s presidency. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: Salt: H 1 3/4 x W 3 3/8 x D 3 in. Pepper: 5 3/8 x W 2 3/8 x D 2 1/4 in.... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,365.00
Listed Price $1,950.00
BN538

Pair of Antique German 800 silver figural salt & pepper shakers. Each: An elephant with raised trunk plods along on stumpy legs. Massive and saggy with sharp tusks and flappy ears. Detachable and pierced head. Hallmark includes turn-of-the-century New York importer’s stamp Buchholz & Zelt. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 7/8 x D 3 1/2 in. Total weight: 5.3 troy ounces. #BN538

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BQ374

Pair of English sterling silver figural salt & pepper shakers. Each: A squatting reptile with legs gathered close to body. Scaly back, smooth front, and intense glass exophthalmic eyes. Closed mouth set in smirking smile. One has plastic plug; the other has cork plug. London 1967 hallmarks: One made by Richard Comyns; the other by Asprey. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 1 7/8 x D 1 3/8 in. Heavy total gross weight: 6.3 troy ounces. #BQ374

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BQ375

Pair of English sterling silver figural salt & pepper shakers. Each: A squatting reptile with legs gathered close to body. Scaly back, smooth front, and intense glass exophthalmic eyes. Closed mouth set in smirking smile. Plastic plug. London hallmarks: One made by Richard Comyns in 1971; the other by Asprey in 1967. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 1 7/8 x D 1 3/8 in. Heavy total gross weight: 6.8 troy ounces. #BQ375

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BQ373

George VI sterling silver frog shaker. Made by Asprey in London in 1947. A squatting reptile with legs gathered close to body. Scaly back, smooth front, and intense glass exophthalmic eyes. Closed mouth set in smirking smile. A cute solo companion. Plastic plug. Hallmarked. Fine condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 1 7/8 x D 1 3/8 in. Gross weight: 3.2 troy ounces. #BQ373

Sale Price: $700.00
Listed Price $1,000.00
BP662

George V sterling silver pepper pot. Made by J. Parkes in London in 1911. Drum body, gadrooned flange, domed cover with pierced star and vase finial, and raised stepped foot. Interior has soft gilt wash. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 5/8 x D 1 1/4 in. Weight: 2.6 troy ounces. #BP662

Sale Price: $129.50
Listed Price $185.00
BQ191

Sterling silver dog-form salt and pepper shakers. Made by Dominick & Haff in New York in 1881. Each: cast figure of stocky seated pup with stiff forelegs and curlicue tail. Flat face with exophthalmic eyes and short snout. Head pierced and detachable. Very sweet and very desirable. Hallmarked. One hallmark includes year. Great condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 7/8 x D 1 3/8 in. Total weight: 2.8 troy ounces. #BQ191

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
BO438

George V sterling silver and cut glass pepper grinder. Made by Grinsell & Sons in Birmingham in 1926. Clear glass bowl with cut diaper pattern mounted to raised and spread base. Flat circular cover and rotating handle with stained wood finial. Silver hallmarked. Hardware marked Peugeot Freres. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 1/4 x W 2 3/4 x D 2 1/2 in. #BO438

Sale Price: $416.50
Listed Price $595.00
BP657

Pair of Aesthetic sterling silver salt & pepper shakers. Made by Dominick & Haff in New York in 1882. Each: Baluster body and raised cover with finial and radiating piercing. Strewn flowers and lily pads softly melt into the hand-hammered ground. Script monogram engraved on underside. Hallmark includes year and no. 345. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 3/8 x D 2 1/4 in. Total weight: 4.4 troy ounces. #BP657

Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
BM861

Pair of Edwardian figural sterling silver salt shaker and mustard pot. Made by William Henry Sparrow in Birmingham in 1903. Each in form of seated Punch with legs wrapped around fat belly and finger touching hooked nose. Punch wears the traditional cap, which is pierced on shaker. The pot is hinged at shoulders and felt-lined. A nostalgic specimen of English popular culture wrought in precious metal. Hallmarked. Condition: Fine form and deep patina.

Dimensions: H 2 5/8 x W 1 3/4 x D 1 1/2... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
BP151

Pair of German 800 silver figural salt and pepper shakers, ca 1900. Two country children with firm stances and loose garments. Both wear pierced caps. One has detachable head. The other has detachable feet. Hallmarked. Nice condition and definition.

Dimensions: 1st child: H 3 1/4 x W 1 5/8 x D 7/8 in. 2nd child: H 2 5/8 x W 1 x D 3/4 in. Total weight: 3 troy ounces. #BP151

Sale Price: $350.00
Listed Price $500.00
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