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BO194

European silver and cut-to-clear red glass perfume, ca 1880. Ovoid bottle with cut geometric ornament. Silver collar and hinged bun cover with worked scrolls. Tactile and eclectic. Unmarked. Good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 x W 1 5/8 x D 1 1/4 in. #BO194

Sale Price: $385.00
Listed Price $550.00
BO386

Sterling silver and enamel vanity set. Made by Thomae in Attleboro, Mass., ca 1920. This set comprises hairbrush and hand mirror. Each: Shield frame with tapering handle. Enameled ornament in form of ribbon-tied rose basket on radiating white surrounded by concentric blue enamel. Frame sides silver. Pretty and old fashioned. Both pieces hallmarked. Mirror hallmark includes no. 4802. Condition: Very good. Mirror has beveled glass and brush has clean bristles.

Dimensions: Brush: H 9 7/8 x W 3... Click for details

Sale Price: $665.00
Listed Price $950.00
BO681

Pretty sterling silver, enamel, and glass vanity set. Made by Foster & Bailey in Providence, ca 1928. This set comprises hand mirror, hair brush, comb, powder jar, and rouge pot.

All: Pink roses in radiating white frame on blue guilloche ground – a soft and pretty Edwardian motif. The mirror and brush have shield-form frames. Mirror glass beveled. The jar and pot are round in clear glass with cut and acid-etched abstract garland and square and canted covers. Fully marked. One piece has... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,100.00
Listed Price $3,000.00
BP422

Aesthetic sterling silver scent bottle. Made by Shiebler in New York, ca 1880. Squat tapering bowl with short neck. Cover tall and conical with lift-up cap for daubing scent. Applied wrap-around chrysanthemums. Advanced design and ornament. Hallmark includes no. 5740. Fine patina and definition.

Dimensions: H 4 3/8 x D 2 1/4 in. Weight: 2.8 troy ounces. #BP422

Sale Price: $696.50
Listed Price $995.00
BP604

Sterling silver shaving mug. Made by Ritter & Sullivan in Baltimore, ca 1900. Bowl has curved base and floral repousse on stippled ground. Capped s-scroll handle and 2 brackets for brush. Interior gilt and partitioned; one part has concentric piercing. A great period piece from the days when facial hair was a minor art. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 5/8 x W 5 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Weight: 9.8 troy ounces. #BP604

Sale Price: $1,155.00
Listed Price $1,650.00
BO570

Beautiful Art Nouveau clear cut-glass powder jar with sterling silver cover. Made by Unger Bros. in Newark, ca 1900. Jar is curved with short neck and cut ornament. Cover encircled with beckoning siren and flowers. Script monogram. Cover interior gilt. A great period piece by a collectible maker. Sterling hallmarked. Condition: Very good. Glass has a few flea bites.

Dimensions: H 4 1/4 x D 4 3/4 in. Weight (cover only): 2 troy ounces. #BO570

Sale Price: $420.00
Listed Price $600.00
BP168

Modern sterling silver compact. Made by Napier in Meriden, Conn., ca 1940. Circular well and mirror mounted to overhanging and hinged four-leaf clovers. The cover is chased and stylized. A practical accessory that should also bring good luck. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/4 x W 2 3/4 x D 2 3/4 in. Gross weight: 3.5 troy ounces. #BP168

Sale Price: $175.00
Listed Price $250.00
BO316

Antique 900 silver gilt compact with pretty kitty. Rectangular and hinged with low-relief feline on front and back. Long-haired kitty with straight forelegs and wrap-around tail. Same image on both sides, though the front version has red jewel eyes. Interior has beveled mirror and two hinged compartments. With wrist chain. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions (without chain): H 2 1/2 x W 1 7/8 x D 1/4 in. BO316

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
BD709

Clear glass vanity jar with sterling silver collar and hinged cover. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1893. Cylindrical with star cut to underside. Cover and rim interior gilt. Interior stopper is also clear glass with short plug. Hallmark includes date symbol and no. S953. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x D in. BD709

Sale Price: $175.00
Listed Price $250.00
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
BL995

Emerald glass perfume bottle with silver overlay. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca. 1890. Ovoid bottle with controlled and symmetrical whiplash overlay inset with trefoils. Flat ball stopper with short plug and foliate overlay. Script monogram engraved on stopper top. Hallmark includes no. D953. Excellent condition with rich color and patina.

Dimensions: H 5 1/8 x D 3 in. BL995

Sale Price: $665.00
Listed Price $950.00
BL787

Craftsman sterling silver picture frame. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1908. Rectangular window with flat hand-hammered border. At top rectangular cartouche (vacant). With glass, silk lining, wood back, and hinged silver support. The pattern (no. 17263) was first produced in 1908. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 11 1/2 x W 8 3/4 in. Window: H 9 3/4 x W 7 1/8 in. #BL787

Sale Price: $1,715.00
Listed Price $2,450.00
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