Design Drives Our Passion For Antique Sterling Silver And Antique Jewelry
George III sterling silver covered vegetable dish. Made by Paul Storr in London in 1811.
Rectangular with tapering sides and gadrooned rim. Armorial cherub’s head engraved on both sides. Raised cover has gadrooned rim on top and applied and engraved armorial on side. Detachable snake handle on foliate mount. Cover interior has gadrooned rim. Cover can also be used as serving dish. First-rate craftsmanship and elegant and functional design.
Dimensions: H 6 3/4 x W 12 1/8 x D 9 in.... Click for details$9,500
Sterling silver water pitcher. Made by R. Wallace & Sons in Wallingford, ca. 1940. Faceted and tapering body; raised, rectangular, and chamfered foot; helmet mouth and scroll bracket handle. Holds 4 pints. Hallmark includes no. 2300. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 9 1/4 x W 8 3/4 x D 4 1/2 in. Weight: 22 troy ounces. BL751$1,450
Large sterling silver swan. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca. 1920. The bird has thick and fluffy feathers, a scroll neck with scaly plumage, a closed and pointed bill, and beady eyes. A beautiful bird that appears to glide along the table. Hollow body. Hallmarked by Gorham and Durgin with no. 55. Excellent condition with rich patina.
Dimensions: H 12 1/2 x W 13 1/8 x D 6 1/2 in. Weight: 54.4 troy ounces. BH746$11,000
Sterling silver baby cup. Made by Currier & Roby in New York, ca. 1920. Flared rim and scroll handle. Plenty of room for engraving. Hallmark includes no. 1263. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 3 x W 4 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 4.5 troy ounces. BL713$400
Edwardian sterling silver vase. Made in 1910 for George Edward & Sons in Glasgow. Tapering and curved sides, raised foot, and flared and scalloped rim with applied c-scrolls. Lion’s head mounts with loose ovoid rings. The pattern (no. 521534) was registered in 1908. Hallmark includes retailer’s name and Sheffield mark. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 7 7/8 x W 4 x D 3 2/3 in. Weight: 10 troy ounces. BL407$1,100
Unusual sterling silver leaf bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1932. Ovoid with scalloped rim. Open stem handle flower petals overhanging and resting in the bowl. In bowl is curved and interlacing grass. Hallmark includes date symbol and no. 104. Excellent condition with rich patina.
Dimensions: H 1 x W 4 x D 8 1/8 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. BJ371$325
Antique European vase in 900 silver. Globular body with applied berries, stepped foot, and straight and tapering neck. Hallmarked 900 and triangle inset with letters AL. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 5 7/8 D 2 1/8 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. BI650$295
Set of 6 American sterling silver nut dishes in form of grape leaf, ca. 1900. Each: lozenge form leaf with engraved veins and chased grape bunches. Open vine handle. Butler finish. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x W 3 1/3 x D 3 1/2 in. Total weight: 3.6 troy ounces. BA557$650
Pair of Victorian sterling silver scallop shells. Made by William Gibson and John Langman in Sheffield in 1885. Each: crisp and deep flutes and scroll handle with engraved armorial. Rests on 3 conch shells. Hallmark includes retailer’s name Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 x W 4 x D 5 in. Total weight; 5 troy ounces. BL673$795
German figural 800 silver salt and pepper shakers, ca. 1900. The shakers are a peasant girl and boy. The girl wears a long dress and bonnet. The boy wears baggy trousers and cap. They are shod in wooden shoes. They look defiant with hands folded behind back. Realistic. Hallmarked. Crisp definition and rich patina.
Dimensions: Boy: 4 1/2 x W 1 3/4 x D 1 3/4 in. Girl: H 4 3/4 x W 1 7/8 x D 1 3/4 in. Total weight: 7.2 troy ounces. BL637$950
Set of 4 sterling silver bread-and-butter plates. Made by Stieff in Baltimore in 1949. Each: plain well bordered by dense floral repousse on stippled ground and molded rim. Script monogram. Hallmark includes date letter and no. 525. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 6 1/4 in. Total weight: 15.5 troy ounces. BJ713$1,250
Victorian sterling silver vase. Made by Mappin & Webb in Birmingham in 1899. Conical body, raised foot, and wide mouth. Rim is everted, molded, and scrolled. Chased swags, foliage, and flowers. Weighted.
Dimensions: H 7 1/2 x W 3 1/2 x D 2 2/3 in. BL425$750