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BI770

Set of 10 sterling silver plates. Made by Redlich in New York, ca. 1900. Each: solid well bordered by naturalistic roses - some buds, others bloomed - applied to trellis. Hallmark includes model no. 4676P. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 9 1/2 in. Total weight: 134 troy ounces. #BI770

$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BM905

Set of 4 Art Deco sterling silver candlesticks. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1924. Each: tapering and faceted shaft mounted to raised and banded circular foot. Shaft top inset and surmounted by straight and faceted socket. Detachable bobeche. A stylish foursome in the geometric style. Hallmarks include pattern no. 20423 (first produced in 1924), order no. 10549, and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 9 1/2 x D 4 3/8 in. Total weight: 35.5 troy... Click for details

$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BP285

Finest quality sterling silver bowl. Made by Baltimore Sterling Silver Co. (later Stieff), ca 1895. Bowl has curved sides, short stem, and raised foot. Lovely floral repousse with scattered blossoms on stippled ground. Bowl and foot rims have applied leaves and scrolls. Well has contrasting plain 7-point star that is visible also on bowl underside. Stem also plain. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 9 x D 10 7/8 in. Weight: 44.5 troy ounces. BP285

$5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00
BM839

Pair of sterling silver pheasants. Retailed by Marshall Field & Co. in Chicago, ca 1910. This pair comprises a male and female. They strut, stare, and flap their wings. Flurried fowl with finely delineated feathers, scaly talons, and gaping beaks. An expressive pair – bickering couple or fleeing from a predator? Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Male: H (tail) 11 x W 4 1/4 x D 14 1/8 in. Female: H (wing) 7 3/8 x W 10 3/8 x D 16 3/4 in. Total weight: 66 troy ounces. BM839

$6,965.00
Listed Price $9,950.00
BM856

Sterling silver and clear glass 3-piece garniture. Made by Reed & Barton in Taunton in 1936-7. This garniture comprises a pair of candlesticks and centerpiece bowl.

Each piece has glass knop with controlled bubbles mounted to sterling silver raised foot with 4 capped s-scroll brackets and beading. Each candlestick has glass baluster shaft with controlled tear drop and engraved leaves as well as sterling silver urn socket with disc wax pan. The bowl is glass with flared rim and engraved... Click for details

$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
BO909

You won’t find a more wonderful pair of Art Nouveau trays. These were made by Tiffany & Co. in New York at the turn of the century. Each: a peacock’s tail embellished with flower heads and tendrils. The handle has pierced scrolls and a pair of nuzzling doves. Engraved script monogram. Hallmark includes pattern no. 14667 (first produced in 1901) and director’s letter T (1892-1902). Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 12 x D 7 5/8 in. Total weight: 27.75 troy... Click for details

$5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00
BM740

George III sterling silver snuffbox. Made in London in 1822. Rectangular with curved corners and flat and hinged cover. Allover engine turning. On cover are two chased rectangular floral bands and central oval frame with presentation: To the officers of the / 65th / from Lt Colonel Warren. Cover has applied and scrolled tab. Box sides have two wrap-around chased floral bands. Box and cover interior lightly gilt and partitioned. A fine piece of 18th-century militaria.

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$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
BM516

Victorian sterling silver and glass decanter. Made by Elizabeth Hutton in London in 1883. Clear glass upward tapering sides and circular foot. Acid-etched hunting scene with crop-wielding rider spurring on his galloping companions. Neck has silver collar engraved with “Huntsman / property of W. H. Forster / first prize for jumping / Kelso / Aug. 1883”. Cover hinged with pierced-tracery thumb rest. Dragon-form scroll handle with fierce head and gaping mouth, graduated beading,... Click for details

$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
BO895

Hand-hammered sterling silver coffee and tea set. Made by Gorham in Providence, 1905-10. This set comprises coffeepot, teapot, creamer, sugar, and waste bowl. Each: allover hand hammering with chased and repousse fruiting grapevine. Vine rims and handles (handles have grape bunches and leaves). Ball finials with applied leaves. Dome covers (coffeepot and teapot covers hinged). A beautiful craftsman-inspired design with unusual motif (grapevine) for a coffee and tea service.

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$5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
BL797

Sterling silver scallop shell. Made by Buccellati in Italy. The traditional form with hand-hammered deep flutes and scalloped rim. Plain Classical strapwork-style volute scroll that also suggests a rolling wave. The bowl rests on 4 conch-shell supports. A dynamic marine-inspired design. Contrasting textures. Fine craftsmanship. Hallmarked. Nice condition and patina.

Large dimensions: H 4 3/4 x W 13 x D 10 3/4 in. Weight: 43.5 troy ounces. BL797

$6,300.00
Listed Price $9,000.00
BO871

Magnificent sterling silver serving tray in Chrysanthemum pattern. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1880. Shaped well bordered by dense and overlapping flowers. An early piece in this pattern that was introduced by Tiffany in 1880. It is a New World interpretation of a Japanese motif. Hallmark includes pattern no. 6187 (first produced in 1880) and director’s letter M (1873-91). Very good condition with rich patina and strong definition.

Dimensions: H 1 x D 14 in. Weight: 43 troy... Click for details

$5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
BM718

Sterling silver dinner service in Lily pattern. Made by Whiting in New York. This service comprises 91 pieces (all dimensions in inches): Knives: 8 dinner knives (9 1/4), 4 luncheon knives (8 7/8), and 7 butter knives (5 5/8); Forks: 8 dinner forks (7 3/4), 8 luncheon forks (6 3/4), 6 seafood forks (5 7/8), and 12 nut picks (4 7/8); Spoons: 4 tablespoons (8 1/4), 19 soup spoons (6 7/8), 8 teaspoons (5 3/4), and 8 bouillon spoons (5).

Butter knives have sterling silver blades. All other... Click for details

$5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00
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