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BP450

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

$4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
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
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

$5,565.00
Listed Price $7,950.00
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
AV380

Japonesque sterling silver picture frame. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1905. Rectangular with acid-etched scrolls and flowers heightened with copper. Vacant cartouches. With glass, silk lining, and hinged support. Hallmark includes pattern no. 16545 and director's letter C (1902-7). Nice patina and definition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 12 5/8 x W 9 7/8 in. Window: H 10 7/8 x W 8 1/4 in. #AV380

$4,900.00
Listed Price $7,000.00
BM109

Sterling silver trophy cup. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1893. Squat bowl, raised foot on 4 c-scrolls, and flared rim. Twisted gadrooning to bowl and foot. Sinuous side handles, splayed at top with flowers and foliage. Gilt interior. A fine design that incorporates historical (Rococo) and modern (Art Nouveau) elements. The pattern (no. 11665) was first produced in 1893. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 11 x W 11 x D 7 1/4 in. Weight: 46 troy ounces. BM109

$4,760.00
Listed Price $6,800.00
BL830

Sterling silver three-handled trophy cup. Made by Shreve, Crump & Low Co. in Boston, ca. 1880. Sides taper to squat and curved bottom, stepped foot, and scroll branch handles. Oak leaves (some with acorns) applied to top and bottom. Interior lightly gilt. A beautiful design – rich in metaphorical possibilities.

Hallmarked. Excellent condition with deep patina. Dimensions: H 13 x W 10 1/2 x D 8 1/4 in. Weight: 66 troy ounces. BL830

$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BL814

Early Victorian acid-etched crystal and sterling silver decanter. Made by Charles Fox in London in 1840.

Ovoid crystal body on flat and scalloped foot. Acid-etched floral garlands. Cylindrical neck, scroll handle, and helmet mouth in silver: dense grape bunches and leaves and vine handle and rim. Grape bunch stopper with cork plug. Very fine silverwork. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 14 x D 4 1/4 in. BL814

$3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
BI371

Large sterling silver amphora. Made by Whiting in 1911. Elongated and tapering body, and molded rim. Mounted to square base with scrolled feet. Handles are scrolled and reeded with foliate caps and mounts. Leaves applied to base and feet. Very fine piece by a historic New York maker. Hallmark includes date symbol and model no. 1376.

Dimensions: H 14 1/2 x W 14 1/2 x D 9 in. Weight: 81 troy ounces. BI371

$7,000.00
Listed Price $10,000.00
BL294

Sterling silver and enamel desk set. Made by Theodore W. Foster (formerly Foster & Bailey) in Providence, ca. 1920. This set comprises 12 pieces: 1 letter rack, 1 inkwell, 2 ink blotters, 1 letter opener, 1 pin tray, 1 paper clip, 1 seal, and 4 blotting pad corners.

All pieces have enameled floral garlands or floral baskets on light blue ground patterned with chevrons and zigzags. Also, dark blue frames with scrolls and beading.

Pretty and old fashioned – perfect for a connoisseur of... Click for details

$4,760.00
Listed Price $6,800.00
BL242

Pair of Modern sterling silver 2-light candelabra. Made by Shreve & Co. in San Francisco, ca. 1920. Baluster stem with two crossed over branches. Rests on dome foot. The stem is encircled with vertical leaves inset with peapods and terminating in stylized flowers. Foot has applied leaves and lobed rim. Same leaf and pod motif on sockets with petal wax trays. Baluster terminates in bud. An original design inspired by traditional plant motifs. Hallmarked. Excellent condition. ... Click for details

$4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
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