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AY211

This antique French decanter has a beautifully formed crystal body of a gentle swirl. The silver pedestal is decorated with an acanthus leaves motif and fine bead work. The acanthus leaf design also adorns the silver mounted neck-along with floral lattice detailing. The hinged spout is shaped like an acanthus leaf-with a charming figural leaf on its'top-and the handle is of a graceful swirl design. This decanter is 1st standard French sterling and is fully hallmarked. It stands 11 3/4" tall... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
BE604

A very rare Antique American Sterling Silver Overlay Cranberry Glass Punch Bowl signed Alvin Corp. This remarkable punch bowl is exquisitely decorated with an intricate figural grapes and leaves silver overlay pattern and a large center monoplate. Also, a wonderful, brilliant cut star pattern has been carved into the base of the bowl. The effect is quite lovely. Sterling silver overlay designs are often found in the form of decanters, pitchers, vases and perfume bottles, but a piece of this... Click for details

Sale Price: Sold
BE214

This is a unique sterling silver cigarette case with engraved scenic decoration of the Kremlin. This rectangular hinged case has rounded corners and a matte surface with a gilt interior. The front of the case is elaborately decorated with a pictorial view of the Kremlin buildings with cloudy skies. It has a red cabochon stone for the clasp. It is fully marked inside the case, and measures approx. 3/4” high, 3 1/2” wide and 4 1/4” long. The classic design and decoration of this cigarette... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
867

This is a gorgeous sterling silver pendant brooch with gold in a unique Renaissance Revival design circa 1880. This pendant brooch is comprised of a central flower basket in gold with flowers and leaves in enamel scrolling out. Above the basket are three diamonds surmounted with a gold shell, and below the basket with a flower set with a small ruby. Around the basket are openwork scrolls that create curved sides and a dramatic dynamic silhouette. A natural pearl drop hangs from the bottom of... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,275.00
Listed Price $3,250.00
112

This is a lovely 15 karat gold stickpin mounted with a circular intaglio carved cameo. This handsome intaglio pin depicts a woman's head in profile and is a rich reddish-brown color. It is mounted in a delicate gold setting that forms a plain border with small ball attachments and has an attached gold pin that has been partially twisted. This pin has been carefully crafted with small details and has a wonderful antique character. This pin measures approx. 2 1/2" long. This timeless antique... Click for details

Sale Price: $525.00
Listed Price $750.00
BC785

This is a lovely pair of sterling silver three light candelabra by the premier silversmiths at Tiffany in a timeless design. Each stands on a circular base with a tapering urn-shaped stem and with urn-shaped bobeches. The base, stem and sockets are each trimmed with banding. The stem supports the removable scrolling arms, which are fluted to accentuate their curves, and each bobeche has a removable circular wax-pan. The elegant styled pair of candelabra are a classic shape and style but with... Click for details

Sale Price: Sold
BD483

This is a truly exceptional, museum-quality large framed micro mosaic plaque depicting the fresco "Aurora and the Hours", a masterpiece painted by the Italian artist Guido Reni in the early 17th century and exhibited in a famous Roman palace. It is a magnificent example of the art of micro mosaic work at its very best and has been superbly and skillfully crafted to the very highest standards imaginable. The subject matter shown in the original painting has been expertly and masterfully ... Click for details

Sale Price: $39,000.00
Listed Price $60,000.00
BD333

This is an impressive and most unusual Victorian presentation trophy, beautifully made of sterling silver gilt in the form of an amphora vase and handsomely decorated all around with a wide frieze of acid-etched decoration depicting Greco-Romano scenes set between assorted bands of both abstract and geometric forms. At the base of the neck, between the gracefully curving handles, an inscription in large, distinctively shaded upper case letters boldly proclaims the words “Wexford Hunt Club... Click for details

Sale Price: $18,200.00
Listed Price $28,000.00
BD484

This is a superb quality large framed micro mosaic depiction of the Roman Forum, skillfully made to the very highest standards from assorted miniature pieces of colored stone. The myriad and perfectly matched pieces have been expertly assembled to create an exquisite and extraordinarily detailed rendering of the Roman Forum comprising beautifully life-like renditions of the Temple of Vespasian, the Arch of Septimius Severus, the remains of the Temple of Saturn, the 3 remaining columns of the... Click for details

Sale Price: $26,000.00
Listed Price $40,000.00
BC403

This is a truly lovely 5-piece sterling silver dressing table set inset with superb quality guilloche enamel in a gorgeous shade of deeply saturated rose pink. Made by Charles S. Green in Birmingham. The set consists of a hand mirror, a hair brush, a comb, a clothes brush, a shoe horn and a button hook, all beautifully made and prettily decorated to the very highest standards. The streamlined elongated shapes of the mirror and the hair brush together with their elegantly tapering handles are... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
BD346

This is an exceptional sterling silver tureen by the premier American silversmiths at Tiffany & Co. in a unique American design. Standing on an oval pedestal base trimmed with a band of gadrooning, this tureen has a classic oval body and high domed cover. The body is decorated with two bands of ornament, one with a geometric leaf design and a smaller band of gadrooning below. Two outstanding cast figural ox heads form the tureens side-handles and are depicting with exceptional detail and... Click for details

Sale Price: $14,625.00
Listed Price $22,500.00
BD345

This is a pair of heavy gauge antique 950 silver vegetable dishes, beautifully made by the esteemed French silversmith, G. Keller of Paris, and handsomely embellished on the lids with superbly crafted depictions of broccoli stalks and leaves. Each of the dishes consists of 3 parts; an elegantly curving body with a pair of carrying handles, a removable gilded insert for ease in serving at the table, and the whimsically decorated lid. The bodies have each been subtly enhanced by decorative leafy... Click for details

Sale Price: $9,750.00
Listed Price $15,000.00
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