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BR515

Aesthetic sterling silver compote. Retailed by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1870. Shallow round bowl mounted to conical support on flat foot. A spare form suggestive of the Greek kylix with low-slung side handles terminating in volute scrolls with rim-mounted leaves. A cast bird with flapping wings is mounted to each scroll. Fluid and stylized flowers engraved to support. Fine craftsmanship and innovative Classicism that suggest the maker was John R. Wendt, who was active in New York during the... Click for details

$2,100.00
Listed Price $3,000.00
BR430

Traditional sterling silver serving tray, ca 1950. Retailed by Cartier in New York. Round with flat curvilinear Georgian piecrust rim. Fully marked including maker’s (Graff, Washbourne & Dunn) and retailer’s stamps and no. 64. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/4 x D 13 3/4 in. Weight: 31 troy ounces. #BR430

$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BS115

Edwardian Art Nouveau sterling silver picture frame. Made by William Aitken in Birmingham in 1905. Rectangular window in shaped scrolled surround mounted to stained wood with hinged support. Chased Japonesque ornament—cranes, cattails, and lily pads in rippling water—as well as whiplash tendrils. The perfect showcase for a free-spirited boho forebear. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 12 1/2 x W 10 1/4 in. Window: H 7 3/4 x W 6 in. #BS115 & BS116

$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BS662

Modern sterling silver picture frame. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular with flat border. With glass, silk lining, and laminate back and hinged support. For portrait (vertical) or landscape (horizontal) photo. Perfect for the office. Hallmark includes postwar pattern no. 23484. Very good condition with crisp corners.

Large dimensions: Frame: H 13 1/4 x W 10 1/2 in. Window: H 11 3/4 x W 9 in. #BS662

$1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
BS912

Set of 6 Modern sterling silver goblets. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Each: Conical bowl with knopped tapering stem and flat circular foot. Easy grip with nice balance. Fully marked including pattern no. 20168. Five goblets have director’s letter M (1947-56) and one goblet has L (1956-ca 1965). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 1/4 x D 3 1/4 in. Total weight: 45.5 troy ounces. #BS912

$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
BR490

Pair of 3-light Rochambeau sterling silver candelabra. Made by Mueck-Carey in New York. Each: Baluster shaft on domed and scrolled foot. Central socket on oval support mounted with scrolled arms, each terminating in single socket. Each socket bellied with bobeche. Side sockets have saucer wax pan. Chased and applied flowers, scrolls, and leaves. Converts to candlestick. Dinner-party perfect in a pretty, fancy pattern. This maker active 1940s-50s. Fully marked including maker’s stamp,... Click for details

$1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
BR488

Tall and stylish avant-garde sterling silver horse compote, ca 1870. Round bowl with beaded rim on short support mounted to globe with pendant cone. Tripod support with stylized hoof-and-scroll feet mounted to trefoil foot with stylized ornamental rim. Spare geometry embellished with 3 cast horse heads alternating with 3 loose mounted rings threaded with chains. On underside stamped “925/1000” in heraldic shield, which is a mark associated with New York retailer Ball, Black, & Co., who were... Click for details

$2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
BR493

Modern Classical sterling silver centerpiece bowl. Retailed by Cartier in New York, ca 1930. Tapering and flared bowl with scalloped rim mounted 4 c-scrolls in turn mounted to stepped square foot with concave corners. A smart mix of curves and lines. Fully marked including retailer’s stamp and no. A1472X. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 1/8 x D 10 in. Weight: 29.5 troy ounces. #BR493

$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
BS127

Innovative Victorian perfume and vinaigrette. Made by Samson Mordan in England, ca 1870. Clear glass oval bottle comprising two joined parts with vertical partition. Silver gilt oval neck with hinged and split cover. On cover top is the name Alice in cobalt blue enamel letters. On bottle bottom, silver gilt oval mount with hinged ornamental grill and plain cover. Top and bottom encircled with lapis lazuli beads. In leather-bound case with velvet. Interlaced gilt-metal monogram applied to case... Click for details

$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BS890

Stately sterling silver swan. Oval body with gracefully scrolled neck terminating in closed bill. Erect tail feathers and hinged wings. Beautiful plumage as befits an elegant table companion. Body hollow with detachable liner for holding treats. Peruvian marks: “Argenteria Peruana SA Sterling 925”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 3/4 x W 4 1/2 x D 11 in. Wingspan: 13 in. Weight (without liner): 14.5 troy ounces. #BS890

$1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BR305

Set of 12 sterling silver ashtrays. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Each: Rectangular with tapering sides and concave ovalish cradle. The individual size that makes smoking look stylish. Dangerous table accessories. Fully marked. Six have director’s letter m (1907-47) and 6 have director’s letter L (1956-ca 1965). In latter group, 2 have pattern no. 59001. All other ashtrays have pattern no. 19099. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/4 x W 3 3/4 x D 3 1/4 in. Heavy total weight: 27... Click for details

$1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BR449

Art Deco sterling silver drinks set for one. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1930. This set comprises carafe, cup, and tray in the faceted geometric style.

Carafe has curved sides with girdle, leaf-capped s-scroll handle, stepped foot. Onion-dome stopper with ball finial and cork plug. Interior has glass insulation. Cup has curved sides and stepped foot. Tray round with deep well and molded rim. For the nightstand or desk.

Fully marked. Cup and tray stamped “Tiffany & Co. /... Click for details

$3,360.00
Listed Price $4,800.00
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