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Sterling silver cheese knife in Chrysanthemum pattern. Made by Tiffany & Co., ca. 1890. Long stem and curved and concave blade. Double-sided ornament. Blade has double-sided gilding. Historic monogram and date (June 6th, 1895). Hallmark includes the mark of the World’s Columbian Exposition in 1893, and the letter M for the directorship of Edward Moore (1873-1891). An early piece in this pattern, which was first produced in 1880. Excellent condition with rich patina.
Length: 6 ½ in.... Click for details$1,100
Victorian sterling silver jewelry box. Made by Charles Edwards in London in 1895. Straight sides and hinged cover. Crimped rim and foot rim. Half gadrooning on sides. Cover has oval cartouche (vacant) with pointille border and radiating gadroons. Box interior has red velvet lining with gold braid border. Box underside lined with brown leather. Cover interior lightly gilt. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 4 ½ x W 8 ¾ x D 5 ½ in. Weight: 38.9 troy ounces. BI623$3,250
Set of 8 cordials in crystal and sterling silver. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca. 1900, for Spaulding & Co. in Chicago. Each: crystal bowl with flared rim and etched fruiting grapevine. Support is sterling silver: short stem and raised foot with c-scroll rim and chased flowers and shells. Hallmark includes model no. D1157.
Dimensions: H 3 x D 1 7/8 in. BI593$1,500
Sterling silver mustard spoon in Chrysanthemum pattern. Made by Tiffany & Co., ca. 1890. Long stem and round bowl. Double-sided ornament. Bowl interior gilt. Historic monogram. Hallmark includes the mark of the World’s Columbian Exposition in 1893, and the letter M for the directorship of Edward Moore (1873-1891). An early piece in this pattern, which was first produced in 1880. Excellent condition with rich patina.
Length: 5 ¼ in. Weight: 1.1 troy ounces. BL352$950
Hand-hammered sterling silver water pitcher. Made by Svend Toxvaerd in Copenhagen C 1950. Baluster body, scroll handle with grape-bunch mount, raised foot, wide lip spout, and molded rim. Base encircled with applied grape bunches alternating with stylized flowers. An attractive piece of Danish silver with strong Jensen inspiration.
Dimensions: H 8 7/8 x W 6 ½ x D 4 ½ in. Weight: 18.9 troy ounces. BL327$2,750
Sterling silver 3-handled trophy cup. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1898. Concave with 3 c-scroll handles, foot ring, and petal rim. Handles have foliate mounts. Applied floral garland near rim. Cup interior lightly gilt. Hallmark includes date symbol and model no. A236. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H 8 1/8 x W 9 ½ x D 7 in. Weight: 50 troy ounces. BI560$4,500 On Hold
Chinese export 900 silver serving tray. Made by Wang Hing in Hong Kong, ca. 1920. Round. Pierced dragon gallery with reeded rims. Dragons on stippled ground engraved on well. Rests on 3 lobed bun supports. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H 2 x D 11 ¾ in. Weight: 26.5 troy ounces. BL345$5,250
Sterling silver jewelry box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1928. Rectangular with round corners. Cover is hinged with molded rim. A symmetrical pattern of scrolls and foliage engraved on sides and cover. On cover is vacant cartouche. Box interior lined with purple velvet. Cover interior lightly gilt. The pattern (no. 21189A) was first produced in 1928. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with good definition and patina.
Dimensions: H 2 ¼ x W 5 1/3 x D 3 in. Weight: 10.1 troy... Click for details$1,150
Pair of sterling silver covered vegetable dishes. Made by Theodore B. Starr in New York, ca. 1910.
Each: squat and curved oval bowl on 4 paw feet with floral mounts. C-scroll handles mounted at ends with foliate mounts. Raised cover with repousse scrolls and c-scroll handle with foliate mounts. Rim has chased scrollwork with repousse scroll border. Sumptuous and elegant. Hallmark includes model no. 168.
Dimensions: H 6 x W 11 ½ x D 7 ¾ in. Total weight: 80 troy ounces. BI547$6,000
Sterling silver serving tray. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular well with flat and molded rim. Rounded corners. The pattern (no. 22552) was first produced in 1937. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H 1 x W 18 ¼ x D 15 in. Weight: 70 troy ounces. BI200$6,000
George V sterling silver coffer box. Made by John and William Deakin in Sheffield in 1930. Rectangular with paneled sides and half columns. Chased symbols include scales, grain heads, and fasces. Engraved armorial with motto “Fear God honor the king.” Cover is raised and paneled with large finial in form of classical man. Box rests on 4 bun feet. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H 9 x W 9 ¼ x D 4 ¼ in. Weight: 39 troy ounces. BI549$5,000