Design Drives Our Passion For Antique Sterling Silver And Antique Jewelry
German 800 silver tray, ca. 1910. Rectangular with concave corners and curved sides. Flat rim with raised and stylized leaf-and-dart border. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 3 /4 x W 12 1/4 x D 9 1/4 in. Weight: 18 troy ounces. BL662$1,450
Pair of sterling silver scallop shells. Made by Gorham in Providence. Curved bowl with alternating wide and thin flutes and volute scrolls. Hallmark includes no. 445. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 x W 5 x D 5 in. Total weight: 4.7 troy ounces. BL678$375
Regency sterling silver book-form vinaigrette. Made by Taylor & Perry in Birmingham, ca. 1820. Boards have engine-turned ornament. Spine has raised bands. On front board is rectangular cartouche with historic monogram. Gilt interior with pierced and hinged foliate grill. A great gift for a bibliophile. Hallmark includes indistinct date letter. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 7/8 x D 1/4 in. BL583$750
Set of 12 sterling silver bread-and-butter plates. Made by R. Wallace in Wallingford, Conn., ca. 1920. Each: round well bordered by undulating scallops. Hallmark includes no. 3364. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1/4 x W 6 1/2 x D 6 1/8 in. Total weight: 75 troy ounces. BL665$4,500
Victorian glass decanter with sterling silver mounts. Made by John Figg in London in 1863. Globular body and cylindrical neck. Silver collar with hinged and raised cover, v-spout, and capped and scrolled-bracket handle. Flared silver foot. Grotesque mask set in strapwork cartouches bordered by fruits. Finial in form of lion rampant. Beading. Glass has acid-etched stars. Hallmarked.
Dimensions: H 11 1/2 x W 6 x D 5 1/2 in. BI112$3,800
Hand-hammered sterling silver petal bowl. Made by Kalo in Chicago, C 1920. Shallow and curved sides with incised petal lobing and molded rim. Beautiful hammered honeycomb. Hallmarked: Sterling Hand Wrought the Kalop Shop Chicago U.S.A. 19. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x D 7 1/4 in. Weight: 9 troy ounces. BL649$795
Set of 8 sterling silver nut dishes in scallop shell form. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Each: finely fluted bowl and plain handle. Rests on 2 balls. The pattern (no. 22479) was first produced in 1937. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1/3 x W 2 1/2 x D 2 3/4 in. Total weight: 8.7 troy ounces. BL680$1,200
Antique sterling silver basket bowl. Solid oval well. Latticed sides with flared mouth. Foliate c-scrolls applied to rim. Exotic fronds applied to sides interior. Hallmarked “Sterling 4.” Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x W 8 x D 5 1/2 in. Weight: 6.1 troy ounces. BL654$450
Victorian sterling silver teapot. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield in 1896. Boat-form with gadrooning and lobing. Hinged dome cover with stained-wood finial. Capped scroll-bracket handle in stained wood. S-scroll spout. Four ball supports. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 6 x W 11 x D 5 in. Weight: 23 troy ounces. BL664$1,250
German 800 silver casket box, ca. 1900. Trapezoidal with raised and hinged cover. Concave corners terminate in bracket supports. Chased curvilinear ornament is controlled and symmetrical. Box and cover interior gilt. Cerebral and stylized – a great example of Teutonic Jugendstil. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 4 1/3 x W6 1/2 x D 4 1/2 in. Weight: 10.5 troy ounces. BL642$2,500
Pair of Modern sterling silver scallop shells. Made by Birks in Montreal, 1942-43. Each: straight and shallow bowl with linear flutes. Rests on 2 balls. Hallmark includes date letter. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 x W 4 3/4 x D 4 1/2 in. Total weight: 5 troy ounces. BL677$495