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George II sterling silver salver. Made by John Tuite in London in 1727. Four-sided cartouche with concave corners and molded rim. Four leaf-capped volute scroll supports. Well has engraved central armorial with amphora and garland as well as ornamental border. Hallmarked. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 1 5/8 x W 11 1/8 x D 11 1/8 in. Heavy weight: 32.5 troy ounces. #BP451

Listed Price $6,000.00

Victorian Greek Revival sterling silver tea set. Made by Walter and Charles Sissons in London in 1868. This set comprises coffeepot, creamer, and sugar. Each: ovoid amphora body on raised foot, short neck, flared mouth, and high-looping handles (coffeepot handle leaf-capped). Coffeepot spout s-scroll and creamer spout v-form. Coffeepot cover hinged and raised with vase finial. Creamer and sugar interior gilt. On exterior is an engraved frieze on satin-finished ground in style of ancient pot... Click for details

Listed Price $6,500.00

Georgian sterling silver covered urn. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1913. Urn with raised band, leaf-capped double-scroll side handles, and stepped foot. Cover double domed with vase finial. The classic form with lots of room for engraving. Hallmark includes pattern no. 18445 (first produced in 1913), director’s letter m (1907-47), and phrase “Reproduction / Original by / WM Gould / London 1751”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 12 1/4 x W 10 7/8 x D 5 7/8 in. Weight: 49.8 troy... Click for details

Listed Price $6,000.00

Substantial sterling silver vase. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1903. Tapering sides, turned-down and wavy rim, and domed foot. Pierced and stylized leaves, flowers, circles, and quatrefoils. Clear glass liner. Hallmark includes pattern no. 15700 (first produced in 1903) and director’s letter C (1902-7). Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 13 1/4 x D 7 1/2 in. Heavy weight (silver only): 39 troy ounces. #BQ196

Listed Price $5,000.00

Unusual sterling silver and mixed metal tea caddy. Made by Dominick & Haff in New York in 1880. Ovoid with bun cover and lobed finial. Engraved and stippled floral ground with copper and gold appliques: butterflies, bird, lizard, grain heads, blossoming branch, and flowers. Innovative Japonesque design. Hallmark includes year and no. 10. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 x D 3 5/8 in. Weight: 7.5 troy ounces. #BQ187

Listed Price $6,500.00

A fine sterling silver hot water kettle on stand. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Kettle bellied with raised foot. Swing handle has volute terminals. Spout has beautifully chased leaves. Cover side-hinged and domed with cast finial in form of Classical helmet. Bands of beading and palmettes.

Stand has pierced and beaded aprons and rests on 4 excellent paws. Two-wick burner. Kettle attaches to stand with 2 chained pins.

Early hallmark with director's letter m for Moore (1865-70) and... Click for details

Listed Price $7,500.00

Marine-themed sterling silver vase with seashells. Made by Theodore B. Starr in New York, ca 1900. Cylindrical with spread vase and beaded wavy mouth. Scrolled and leaf-capped side handles. Two bands with clams, mussels, conches, starfish, and algae. Fine striation and texture. Hallmark includes 213/2QT. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 12 1/2 x D 5 3/4 in. Weight: 30.5 troy ounces. #BQ158

Listed Price $6,500.00

Set of 6 Edwardian sterling silver dinner plates, ca 1910. Each: plain well and shaped curvilinear rim with garlands, palmettes, and scrolls between guilloche borders. Hallmarked Barbour Silver Co., a Hartford maker that was a division of International. Hallmark includes no. 2112C. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 11 in. Total weight: 113.4 troy ounces. #BP791

Listed Price $6,000.00

Large sterling silver and mixed metal tea caddy. Made by Dominick & Haff in New York in 1879. Ginger-jar form. Honeycomb hand hammering with applied butterflies, dragonfly, birds, lizard, bamboo, and blossoming prunus branch – a veritable panoply of period motifs. Hallmark includes year and no. 24. Fine condition and patina. Snug cover for keeping the precious leaves fresh.

Dimensions: H 5 5/8 x D 4 in. Weight: 10 troy ounces. #BQ188

Listed Price $9,500.00

Edwardian sterling silver basket. Made by Black, Starr & Frost in New York, ca 1910. Solid and round shaped well engraved with interlaced script monogram. Flared sides with pierced diaper ornament. Molded wavy rim with cornucopias. Pierced swing handle with same and oval frame (vacant). Rests on 4 ornamental supports with garland mounts. Hallmark includes no. 10/5665. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H (without handle) 4 7/8 x D 14 in. H (with handle) 11 3/4 in. Weight: 46 troy ounces.... Click for details

Listed Price $6,000.00

Pair of Art Nouveau sterling silver compotes. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1907. Each: Solid well surrounded by stylized leaves and flowers set in pierced and interlacing scrolls. Molded c-scroll rim with alternating applied and engraved scallop shells. Plain short stem and raised foot with same ornament. Hallmark includes pattern no. 16976 (first produced in 1907) and director’s letter m (1907-47). Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 6 x D 12 3/8 in. Total weight: 77.7 troy ounces.... Click for details


Sterling silver flask with fox hunt motif. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1885. Easy-grip shape with hinged and cork-lined cover. Engraved and acid-etched scenes. On the front, hunters ride through the countryside. On the back, a top-hatted rider controls his horse, which has stopped abruptly before a fence. Script presentation dated 1885 engraved on cover. Hallmark includes no. 99 and date symbol. Very good condition and definition.

Dimensions: H 7 7/8 x W 5 x D 1 in. Gross weight: 12.5... Click for details

Listed Price $6,500.00
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