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Fancy sterling silver centerpiece urn. Bowl and foot engraved with feathery scrollwork, flowers, and diaper. Bowl and foot rims pierced with same. Hallmarked Roger Williams, a Providence maker active in the early 20th century. Numbered G194. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 9 1/4 x D 11 3/8 in. Heavy weight: 47.8 troy ounces. #BQ452

Listed Price $4,000.00

Midcentury Modern sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover flat and hinged with slight overhang. Box interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Hallmark includes postwar pattern no. 23705. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x W 6 1/2 x D 4 1/4 in. Gross weight: 18 troy ounces. #BN786

Listed Price $2,000.00

George V sterling silver bowl. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield in 1911. Bellied with domed foot. Solid multi-foil well and pierced trellis with stylized foliage. Wavy grapevine rim with applied bunches. Foot same. Perfect for the fruit and cheese course. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/4 x D 11 1/8 in. Heavy weight: 41.2 troy ounces. #BN670

Listed Price $5,000.00

Japonesque sterling silver creamer and sugar. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Each: Curved and tapering bowl on raised and spread foot decorated with fretwork, cranes, and blossoming branches. Flat and tall fan-form handles with volute scrolls mounted perpendicularly to rim. Handles decorated with blossoming branches. Rarefied exoticism. Hallmark includes pre-1875 pattern no. 3205 and director’s letter M (1873-91). Very good condition.

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

Listed Price $2,750.00

Pair of early sterling silver covered compotes. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen. Each: Curved and tapering bowl with flat rim and stepped foot joined by open support comprising alternating leaves and split shoots with bead buds. Cover domed with similar leaf-and-shoot support for ball finial. Beautiful Danish craftsmanship in the semi-abstract naturalistic tradition. Early marks with pattern number 180A. Both have 1926-32 stamp. One also has 1915-30 stamp. Very good condition with visible... Click for details

Listed Price $5,000.00

Sterling silver dinner set for 12 in Grande Baroque pattern. Made by Wallace in Wallingford, Conn.

This set comprises 96 pieces (dimensions in inches): Forks: 12 dinner forks (8), 13 salad forks (6 5/8), and 12 seafood forks (5 3/8); Spoons: 12 teaspoons (6 1/8) and 12 round soup spoons (6 1/8); Knives: 12 dinner knives (9 7/8) and 12 butter spreaders (6 1/8); Serving pieces: 2 forks (8 1/8), 2 spoons (8 3/4), 2 pierced spoons (8 3/4), sugar spoon (6 1/4), cheese server (7), cake server (10... Click for details

Listed Price $5,000.00

German 930 silver figure of Punch with cabochon-cut jewels. Punch, in jeweled commedia dell’arte costume, supports on his shoulder a cat, who eyes the pretty bird perched on his finger. A goose meanders through his wide stance. Raised and grassy base with more jewels. German hallmarks and English sterling import marks with 1902 date letter. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 11 1/2 x W 6 x D 4 1/8 in. Gross weight: 27.7 troy ounces. #BN698

Listed Price $5,000.00

Pair of gilt sterling silver hydrangea figurines. Retailed by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Each: Flower bush and irregularly arranged leaves on sturdy stem planted in soil. Gilding is dusky with light brown tinge. Hallmark includes retailer’s stamp and country of manufacture (Mexico). Very good condition.

Dimensions vary slightly: Taller: H 4 5/8 x W 3 7/8 x D 2 in. Total weight: 16.8 troy ounces. #BQ591

Listed Price $2,000.00

Large and fancy sterling silver serving tray. Retailed by Bailey, Banks & Biddle in Philadelphia, ca 1890. Plain well and wide shoulder with applied and pierced garlands and scrolls. Mainline magnificence. Fully marked including maker’s (Redlich) and retailer’s stamps, and no. 2928. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x D 17 5/8 in. Weight: 59 troy ounces. #BN697

Listed Price $4,800.00

Sterling silver water pitcher. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Upward tapering sides, scrolled bracket handle, and v-spout. Softened Modernism with spare incised banding wrapping around rim and spout. Hallmark includes pattern no. 22343 (first produced in 1936) and director's letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 x W 7 x D 5 in. Weight: 19.6 troy ounces. #BQ692

Listed Price $2,250.00

George VI sterling silver and enamel cigarette case. Made by John Henry Wynn in Birmingham in 1945. Large rectangle with hinged and enameled cover depicting an English fighter plane (the Mosquito) flying high in the sky. Allover engine-turned ornament. Interior gilt washed. A great World War II-era aviation collectible. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/4 x W 6 1/8 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 7 troy ounces. #BQ395

Listed Price $2,250.00

Sterling silver flatware set for 12 in Francis I pattern. Made by Reed & Barton in Taunon, Mass. This set comprises 88 pieces (dimensions in inches): Forks: 12 forks (7 1/4) and 12 salad forks (6 1/8); Spoons: 16 teaspoons (5 7/8) and 12 soup spoons (5 7/8); Knives: 12 knives (8 7/8), 12 steak knives (9 1/8), and 12 butter spreaders (5 7/8).

Butter spreaders have flat handles and sterling silver blades. All other blades stainless steel.

A great starter set in the perennially popular... Click for details

Listed Price $4,000.00
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