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Greek Revival sterling silver basket. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Bowl has tapering sides and gilt interior. On exterior is an engraved frieze on butler-finished ground in style of an ancient pot with horsemen and philosophers in Classical drapery. Bowl is set in 3-arch frame with high-looping monopodia supports comprising bird’s head and paw. Swing c-scroll handle with central oval frame (vacant) between palmettes. Worn early hallmark with nos. 3203 and 87. Very good... Click for details

Listed Price $1,450.00

George III sterling silver salver. Made by Turner & Williams in London in 1802. Rectangular with chamfered corners and 4 tapering supports. Ornament engraved in well: central wreath (vacant) and imbricated leaf and pointille borders. Reeded rim. Neoclassical motifs in small scale. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 x W 6 x D 4 3/8 in. Weight: 3.8 troy ounces. #BP939

Listed Price $500.00

Hand-hammered sterling silver 3-piece vanity set. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen. This set comprises hairbrush, comb, and hand mirror. Brush is elongated oval and mirror is circular. Mirror glass beveled with beaded border. Both brush and mirror have “stitched” rim terminating in volute scrolls. All pieces have raised single flower and leaf-capped ends. Postwar hallmarks include nos. 79 (brush) and 79B (mirror and comb). Very good condition with fresh bristles, clear glass, and... Click for details

Listed Price $1,850.00

Playful sterling silver elephant bowl, ca 1920. Round and shallow on 3 elephant supports. The beasts are mid-stride with exuberantly raised trunks. Hallmarked Watson, an American novelty maker. Hallmark includes no. A612. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 1/4 x W 5 1/8 x D 4 1/4 in. Weight: 3.3 troy ounces. #BQ320

Listed Price $745.00

English Georgian sterling silver box with sweet pastoral scenes. Rectangular with reeded and hinged cover. Low-relief landscapes including a steepled church, turreted castle, and bridge. Hallmarked with silver standard, date letter, and George III duty stamp. Good condition with nice period wear and rubbing.

Dimensions: H 1 5/8 x W 3 5/8 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 4.4 troy ounces. #BM865

Listed Price $695.00

Smart and modern sterling silver picture frame. Rectangular window with wide and molded rim. With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged support for vertical (portrait) display. Hallmarked Deitsch, who was active in New York in the early 20th century. Hallmark includes 136. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 8 1/4 x W 6 1/4 in. Window: H 7 x W 5 in. #BQ126

Listed Price $550.00

Pair of Edwardian sterling silver candlesticks. Made by George Nathan & Ridley Hayes in Chester in 1904. Column with stop fluting mounted to stepped square base with gadrooned rim. Composite capital with detachable bobeche. Felt-lined underside. Hallmarked. Very good condition with only a few minor pings, principally on base rim.

Dimensions: H 6 1/2 x W 3 5/8 x D 3 5/8 in. Weighted. #BP964

Listed Price $895.00

George VI sterling silver box. Made by John B. Chatterley & Sons in Birmingham in 1951. Rectangular with straight sides and hinged and tabbed cover. Cover top has rectangular frame (vacant) surrounded by engine-turned linear ornament. Box and cover interior cedar-lined. Box underside leather-lined. Hallmarked. Good condition with minor wear.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x W 5 1/2 x D 3 3/8 in. Gross weight: 12.2 troy ounces. #BF386

Listed Price $750.00

Victorian sterling silver stand with 2 inkpots. Made by William Gibson & John Langman in London in 1889. Stand is rectangular with solid well and 4 leaf-mounted volute-scroll supports. Sides are pierced scrollwork and rim is notched and wavy with ogee arches. Partitions same. One long compartment and 3 smaller ones. Each inkpot: Clear glass with 4 straight sides and gently curved top. Short neck with reeded sterling silver collar and flat and overhanging hinged cover. Cover top vacant with... Click for details

Listed Price $2,000.00

Pair of American Edwardian sterling silver candlesticks. Each: Tapering and faceted hexagonal shaft, raised hexagonal foot, and bulbous socket with wide and stepped detachable bobeche. Engraved stylized ornament: Leaves and flowers and imbricated leaf bands with pointille borders. Hallmarked “sterling” with no. 5775. Nice form and patina.

Dimensions: H 10 7/8 x W 4 3/8 x D 3 7/8 in. Weighted. #BP889

Listed Price $1,295.00

Pair of Victorian perfumes. Made by Grinsell & Sons in London in 1892. Each clear glass globular bottle with alternating flutes and lobes and faceted shoulders. Sterling silver collar and hinged bun cover. Cover has central frame with interlaced script monogram bordered by raised volute scrolls (same motif engraved on collar). Cover bottom repeats flute-and-lobe motif. Clear glass stopper with short plug. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. #BB550

Listed Price $1,850.00

Sterling silver berry spoon in Isis pattern. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1870. Narrow cylindrical stem with split volute scrolls mounted to deep round bow. Applied to bowl are coiled serpent and wings. Bowl interior and ornament gilt. Rectilinear terminal engraved with personal name or place (Lyman) and year 1871. A desirable piece in the rare Egyptian Revival pattern. In leather-bound and silk-lined case. Hallmark from last quarter of 19th century. Very good condition.

Length: 9 3/8 in.... Click for details

Listed Price $1,500.00
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