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George III sterling silver salver. Made by Thomas Daniel in London in 1791. Oval with reeded rim. Large armorial engraved in center. Ornamental border with paterae inset in rinceaux. A beautiful piece with fine period engraving – that is, the crest belongs to the first owner. Rests on 4 tapering supports terminating in volute scrolls. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 17 x D 12 3/4 in. Weight: 47.9 troy ounces. #BP450

Listed Price $7,500.00

Pair of Modern sterling silver candlesticks. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1925. Each: Unusual attenuated form with knopped double baluster shaft on domed foot. Oval socket with detachable bobeche. Leaves and bands of stylized flowers alternating with circles or ovals. On underside is engraved date “December 11, 1910-1935”. Hallmark includes pattern no. 20590A (first produced in 1925) and director’s letter m (1907-47). Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 15 x D 5 5/8 in. Total... Click for details

Listed Price $6,000.00

Rare sterling silver desk box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1865. Rectangular with straight sides and curved corners. Flat cover with applied cable border. Corner supports and finial in form of cast dolphin figures. A restrained design enlivened with a traditional Renaissance motif. A fine early piece by this historic maker. Hallmark includes pattern no. 1733 (first produced before 1870) and director’s letter m (ca 1854-70). Fine condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 4 3/8 x W... Click for details

Listed Price $5,000.00

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

Listed Price $9,500.00

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

Listed Price $6,500.00

Modern sterling silver water pitcher. Made by Spratling in Mexico. Elongated baluster body with high-looping ribbon handle. Bell-form spout terminating in bead. Visible hand hammering. A great piece by this maker. Hallmarked (ca 1940-44). Very nice form and patina.

Dimensions: H 10 x W 8 3/8 x D 5 in. Weight: 30 troy ounces. #BP280

Listed Price $7,500.00

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

Listed Price $8,500.00

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

Listed Price $9,950.00

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

Listed Price $5,000.00

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

Listed Price $8,500.00

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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Listed Price $5,000.00

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

Listed Price $5,000.00
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