Design Drives Our Passion For Antique Sterling Silver And Antique Jewelry
Sterling silver serving tray. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1900. Ovoid with truncated ends. Open tubular end handles. Pierced oval gallery bisected by solid lozenge band. Beaded base and molded rim. Flowers and scrolls engraved at ends – center is vacant. Rests on 8 flattened ball supports. The pattern (no. 8995) was first produced in 1886. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 2 x W 20 1/3 x D 13 ¾ in. Weight: 79 troy ounces. BL900$7,500
Pair of George V sterling silver napkin rings. Made by Edward Ernest Smith & William Bartlam in Birmingham in 1923. Each: bright-cut engraved blossoms and crossed scrolls between pointille and beaded borders. Pretty and old fashioned – possibly based on late Victorian design. Hallmarked. Excellent condtion.
Dimensions: H 1 x D 1 3/4 in. Total weight: 1.2 troy ounces.
In leather-bound case with silk and fitted-velvet lining. Case dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 2 3/4 x D 2 1/8 in. BI743$450
Clear cut-glass appetizer dish with sterling silver collar. Made by Robert Wallace in Wallingford, ca. 1930. Shallow with dip well surrounded by four sections. Ornament cut to underside. Silver collar and rim with incised leaves and flowers. Silver hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x D 9 3/4 in. BI881$200
Victorian sterling silver vase. Made by William Comyns in London in 1900. Straight and tapering sides on knop on stepped foot. Repousse scrolls interlaced with flowers wrap around body. Piecrust rim. Weighted. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 8 1/4 x D 3 1/8 in. BL413$950
Sterling silver rectangular cartouche serving tray. Made by Poole in Taunton, Mass. Molded and curvilinear rim. A great party platter. Hallmark includes no. 372. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 2/3 x W 16 x D 11 1/4 in. Weight: 28 troy ounces. BL881$1,850
Sterling silver compote. Made by Wilcox & Wagoner in New York, ca. 1900. Shallow bowl, concave stem, and stepped foot. Solid well bordered by pierced lines and circles. Sides have same. Hallmark includes no. 2589. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x D 8 1/2 in. Weight: 9 troy ounces. BL380$650
Contemporary sterling silver open salt and spoon with wetlands motif. Made by Richard Comyns in London in 1990. Well in form of wild grasses and cat o’ nine tails next to rocky shore. Cobalt glass liner. Spoon has cat o' nine tails terminal. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with fine definition and patina.
Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 4 1/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Spoon: L 2 2/3 in. Weight: 9.6 troy ounces. BI781$1,100
Set of 6 Art Nouveau sterling silver nut dishes. Made by Kerr in Newark, ca. 1890. Each: twisted lobing in well. Rim has chased and semi-abstract flowers. Discrete block monogram in well. Hallmark includes no. 386. Excellent condition with mellowed patina.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 3 1/4 in. Total weight: 4 troy ounces. BL604$495
Victorian sterling silver dog shaker in form of dancing dog. Made by Edward H. Stockwell in London in 1884. A prancing, dancing dog with neck ruff and raised forepaws. Pierced and detachable head. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with rich patina and fine detail.
Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 7/8 x D 1 in. Weight: 1.3 troy ounces. BL300$1,200
Pretty sterling silver vase. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1906. Curved and tapering body on dome foot. Blossoming branches applied vertically under rim. Scrolled rims. Hallmark includes date symbol and no. A4077. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 7 1/8 x D 3 1/2 in. Weight: 7 troy ounces. BL508$895
Georgian sterling silver salver. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1922. Circular with curvilinear piecrust rim. Rests on 4 hoof supports. Engraved armorial with heraldic cartouche (vacant). The pattern (no. 20072) was first produced in 1922. Hallmark includes phrase: Reproduction. Original by Robert Abercromby, London, 1735. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 1/8 x D 10 1/8 in. Weight: 18 troy ounces. BL887$1,500
Sterling silver desk tray. Made by Jacobi & Jenkins in Baltimore, ca. 1900. Square with plain well and concave sides. Sides interior have dense floral repousse. Molded rim with incised trefoil pattern. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x W 6 x D 6 in. Weight: 5.5 troy ounces. BL533$550