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Edwardian sterling silver tea caddy. Made by George Fox in London in 1909. Shaped and rectilinear with corner scrolled bracket feet and hinged cover with finial. Chased and repousse ornament. On front and back, a bosomy lady is shaded by a parasol amidst luxuriant fronds. More fronds and asymmetrical cartouches (vacant) on sides. Cover has leaf finial mounted to rectangular tablet surrounded by scrolls and shells Mid-eighteenth-century exuberance with a touch of exoticism. Richly gilt interior.... Click for details

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

Art Deco 950 silver and enamel cigarette case. Retailed by Cartier in France. Rectangular and hinged. On cover are enameled nautical and national symbols including a sailboat, lifesaver American and Norwegian flags, and pennant. This case presented to Herman Whiton, an American yachtsman on the occasion of his victory in the Scandinavian Gold Cup in 1926, which was the first year the race was open to non-Nordic competitors. He won the race a second time in 1936. A gold interlaced monogram with... Click for details

Sale Price: $5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00

Hand made sterling silver bowl. Made by Arthur Stone in Gardner, Mass. Curved and tapering sides and stepped foot. A beautiful piece in the Craftsman tradition. Hallmark includes benchman’s initial G for Herman W. Glendenning, who was active from 1920-37. Fine condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x D 8 1/8 in. Weight: 17.5 troy ounces. #BQ478

Sale Price: $1,225.00
Listed Price $1,750.00

Art Deco sterling silver picture frame. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1920. Rectangular with engraved curvilinear ornament on front in form suggestive of ionic capitals. On sides rectilinear frames. With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged support. Hallmark includes pattern no. 16545U and director’s letter m (1907-47). Good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 12 5/8 x W 9 7/8 in. Window: H 11 x W 8 1/4 in. #BP977

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00

Set of 6 Regency Neoclassical sterling silver goblets. Each: Ovoid bowl on cylindrical stem flowing into domed foot. Engraved ornament: wavy and zigzag rim bands and 2 bow-tied oval pendant frames (1 frame vacant; the other has armorial). Gilt-washed interior. Elegant and austere. London hallmarks. Three goblets were made by Ebenezer Coker in 1808. The other three were made in 1827, apparently by Wakelin & Taylor (mark indistinct). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 x D 3 1/4 in. Total... Click for details

Sale Price: $6,300.00
Listed Price $9,000.00

Chinese export silver tea caddy, ca 1900. Baluster with drum-form neck and cover. Chased and repousse bamboo and blossoming prunus branches on stippled ground. Plain band at shoulder. Also plain are foot rim, neck, and cover sides. Cover top has circular frame (vacant). Fully marked with Chinese characters and letters HC for Hung Chong, who was active in Canton and Shanghai. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Weight: 8.5 troy ounces. #BQ425

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00

Art Deco sterling silver centerpiece bowl. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1924. Wide mouth, steeply tapering sides, and stepped foot. Interior has acid-etched interlaced arcade inset with flowers and scalloped border. A semi-abstract design that draws on Victorian prototypes. Hallmark includes pattern no. 20448A (first produced in 1924) and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 7/8 x D 11 1/2 in. Weight: 37.2 troy ounces. #BH290

Sale Price: $3,150.00
Listed Price $4,500.00

Pastoral coin silver christening mug. Faceted and upward tapering sides with capped scroll handle. Engraved ornament: Tubular multifoils of which some inset with landscapes and country cottages and others with diaper ornament. Two have engraved presentations dated 1846 and 1901. Hallmarked Ball, Tompkins & Black, a New York maker that was active 1839-51. The firm became Black, Starr & Frost in 1876. Good condition with rich patina.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x W 3 5/8 x D 2 5/8 in. Weight: 3.7 troy... Click for details

Sale Price: $595.00
Listed Price $850.00

Japonesque sterling silver and mixed metal bowl. Made by Whiting in New York, ca 1880. Bellied bowl on 3 trefoil-mounted balls. Engraved and acid-etched marine motifs, including plants and shells, heightened with applied mussel and snail. Applied mixed metal crab with gracefully scrolled legs curled over the rim. Engraved armorial.

A beautiful piece with plenty of period flavor by one of New York’s other mixed metal makers. Hallmark includes no. 904D. Excellent condition.

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Sale Price: $6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00

George III sterling silver salver. Made by Henry Chawner in London in 1791. Reeded rim and 3 reeded and tapering supports with bead-and-reel terminal. Armorial with motto “Study Quiet” engraved in center. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x D 9 in. Weight: 15.5 troy ounces. #BQ287

Sale Price: $696.50
Listed Price $995.00

Art Deco 3-piece sterling silver baby set. Made by Kerr in Newark. This set comprises cup, bowl, and plate. Plate has well. Cup and bowl are gently curved and tapering with raised foot. Modern forms acid-etched with animal parade: Exotic leopards and elephants as well domestic fowl, goats, and kitties are conveyed on wheeled platforms (a bunny hitches a ride with the zebra). On cup, a monkey holds up a frame for engraving the name of the cutest animal of all. On bowl there is another... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00

French Neoclassical sterling silver bowl in Marie Antoinette pattern. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1953. Round and shallow on stepped foot. Chased ornament: Alternating flutes and flowers with garlands. Rim has tubular frames with flowers. Hallmark includes pattern name, date code, and no. 13176. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 x D 12 1/2 in. Weight: 24.5 troy ounces. #BH432

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