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BG660

Four pairs of sterling silver open salts and pepper shakers. Made by Tuttle in Boston, 1929-30. Each salt: Bellied bowl with gadrooned rim and 3 dolphin supports. Each pepper: Baluster with pierced domed cover, gadrooning, and 3 dolphin supports and finial. Hallmarks include no. 55. Three have partial date codes for the first and second years of Herbert Hoover’s presidency. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: Salt: H 1 3/4 x W 3 3/8 x D 3 in. Pepper: 5 3/8 x W 2 3/8 x D 2 1/4 in.... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
BN668

Art Nouveau sterling silver picture frame. Made by William B. Kerr in Newark. Rectangular with beveled and acid-etched sides: Wraparound reading entwined with fluid foliate scrollwork. Shaped cartouche (vacant). With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged support. Hallmark includes no. 4846. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 12 5/8 x W 9 7/8 in. Window: H 10 3/4 x W 8 in. #BN668

Sale Price: $1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
BD134

Victorian sterling silver basket. Made by Roger Williams (later part of Gorham) in Providence. Solid quatrefoil well. Sides tapering with open fruits and leaves engraved on interior. Scrolls and flowers applied to rim. Open swing handle with same. Four leaf-mounted volute scroll supports. Hallmark includes no. G51. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H (with handle) 11 3/4 x W 14 x D 11 in. Heavy weight: 45.3 troy ounces. #BD134

Sale Price: $4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BN709

Edwardian sterling silver Mother Goose porringer. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Bowl has straight sides with open tree handle. Acid-etched on exterior in pictures and text is Little Tom Tucker. In one frame: Bow-wow-wow! Whose dog are though? In other: Little Tom Tucker’s dog, bow-wow-wow! Scrolled frame vacant for engraving whose porringer this is. Hallmark includes pattern no. 57961 and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x W 6 1/2 x D 4 3/8 in.... Click for details

Sale Price: $700.00
Listed Price $1,000.00
BL158

Edwardian Neoclassical sterling silver flower bowl. Made by Galt & Bro., Inc. in Washington DC. Tureen-form with oval bowl and raised foot. Chased and engraved Adams-style ornament with pilasters, garlands, ribbon, and oval medallions (vacant). Ram’s head end mounts. Brass frog is domed with open scrollwork and vase finial. Hallmark includes no. B125. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 6 3/8 x W 8 3/8 x D 5 1/4 in. Heavy weight (silver only): 18.7 troy ounces. #BL158

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
BN701

American sterling silver postage stamp box, ca 1920. Round with straight sides. Cover flat with cast finial in form of horse. Vertical slit for threading roll. Hallmarked Herbst & Wassall, a Newark maker active in the first decades of the 20th century, as well as New York retailer’s stamp Udall & Ballou. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x D 1 3/4 in. Weight: 2 troy ounces. #BN701

Sale Price: $595.00
Listed Price $850.00
BN585

Smart and Modern sterling silver desk box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1936. Rectangular with straight sides and sharp corners. Cover hinged with molded rim. Box interior cedar lined. Hallmark includes pattern no. 22353 (first produced in 1936) and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 x W 7 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 16.8 troy ounces. #BN585

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BG385

Sterling silver porringer. Made by Watrous (a division of International) in Wallingford, Conn., ca 1930. Curved sides and open handle inhabited by sweet rabbit: Bunny sits on haunches with limp forearms and erect pointy ears. Engraving brings out the stiff whiskers, soft fur, and absurdly big hindlegs. Hallmark includes no. 625. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x W 6 3/4 x D 4 1/2 in. Weight: 3.6 troy ounces. #BG385

Sale Price: $276.50
Listed Price $395.00
BN708

Edwardian sterling silver bowl. Made by William Neale in Chester in 1904. Curved sides and flat gadrooned rim. Repeating Art Nouveau pattern with pierced and fluid scrollwork. Central solid circle surrounded by 3 small ones. Three hoof supports. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x D 9 in. Weight: 16 troy ounces. #BN708

Sale Price: $1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
BA929

Art Nouveau sterling silver picture frame. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular window with acid-etched surround and sides: Hallucinatory, semi-abstract ornament in form of vegetation joined by dense and interlaced tendrils. With glass, silk lining, and cloth-bound back and hinged support. Hallmark includes pattern no. 16544 and director’s letter C (1902-7). Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 11 5/8 x W 8 1/2 in. Window: H 10 x W 7 in. #BA929

Sale Price: $2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
BN699

Cast military figurine of Scottish Highlander in full stride. He wears kilt, cape, and bearskin hat, and holds a staff. Plinth mount with script inscription and 1745, the year of the Jacobite Rising lead by the Young Pretender. A great gift for someone still stewing over the Hanoverian succession. Italian hallmark (1968 to present) for IMA di Guerci & C in Alessandria. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/2 x W 2 7/8 x D 2 1/4 in. Weight: 12.3 troy ounces. #BN699

Sale Price: $665.00
Listed Price $950.00
BG803

Sterling silver porringer in Francis I pattern. Made by Reed & Barton in Taunton, Mass. Curved and tapering sides, foot ring, and solid scrolled cartouche handle with chased and repousse fruits on stippled ground. Hallmark includes pattern name and no. X569. Good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x W 6 3/8 x D 4 3/4 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. #BG803

Sale Price: $245.00
Listed Price $350.00
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