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BK122

Modern sterling silver centerpiece bowl with classic grape motif. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen. Oval bowl on lobed support with applied fruiting grapevine on flat oval foot. Rings entwined with bunches loose-mounted to each side. Fine craftsmanship. Postwar hallmark with no. 296B. Very good condition with nice patina.

Dimensions: H 4 1/8 x W 10 7/8 x D 8 5/8 in. Weight: 32.5 troy ounces. #BK122

$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BR166

Set of 10 American sterling silver mint julep cups. Made by Elgin Silversmith Co., Inc. in New York. Each: Straight and tapering sides and reeded rim and foot. Mounted to side is horse head – a realistic equine portrait with erect ears and direct gaze. Stamped “Esco / Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x D 3 in. Total weight: 35 troy ounces. #BR166

$5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
BS620

Twelve Edwardian Bread & Butter plates. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1916. Each: Plain circular well and four curved sides with double-scroll corners. Chased and engraved ornament: Fluid leaf set in scrolling-leaf frame alternating with quatrefoil leaf over stippled lunettes. Rosette-inset guilloche rim. Engraved armorial with Latin motto “Patriis virtutibus” (that is, “By hereditary virtues”). A suitably aristocratic sentiment for such a sumptuous set.

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$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
BS609

Elegant sterling silver swan boat bowl. Made by Durgin (part of Gorham) in Concord, NH, in 1930. Tubular with wraparound ribbing. At ends are mounted bird busts with s-scroll neck and plumy wings. Graceful and capacious – holds flowers and treats. Fully marked including Gorham and Durgin stamps, date symbol, and no. 333. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 7/8 x W 18 3/4 x D 5 in. Weight: 39.5 troy ounces. #BS609

$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BS595

Set of 12 sterling silver scallop shells. Made by Gorham in Providence. Each: straight and tiered flutes, scalloped rim, and 2 ball supports. A big set in a hard-to-find size. Perfect for a seafood buffet. Hallmark includes model no. 42677. Ten have date codes: 7 were made in 1940s, 2 in 1950s, 1 in 1960s. Excellent condition with lovely finish.

Dimensions: H 1 1/4 x W 6 x D 6 1/8 in. Total weight: 60 troy ounces. #BS595

$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
BH110

Rococo Revival sterling silver vanity mirror. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular beveled glass in shaped surround with bracket supports and scrolled crown. Dense and dynamic ornament with scrolls and flowers. Crown has oval cartouche (vacant) between embedded lion’s heads. Stained-wood back and hinged support. Fully marked including pattern no. 9156 and director’s letter T (1892-1902). Very good condition with deep patina.

Overall dimensions: H 16 x W 12 1/2 in. Glass: H 11 1/2... Click for details

$4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
BS649

Tall Art Deco sterling silver vase. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1920. Ovoid with short neck and slightly turned-down rim, and stepped foot. Modern Classical ornament with chased pendant swags and scrollwork as well as reeding and gadrooning. Fully marked including pattern no. 17031 and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 18 3/8 x D 5 in. Weight: 62 troy ounces. #BS649

$5,565.00
Listed Price $7,950.00
BR105

Greek Revival sterling silver soup tureen. Made by John C. Moore for Tiffany & Co. at 550 Broadway, New York. Ovoid bowl has leafy-ring end handles with graduated beading fix-mounted to cast ram’s heads. Cover stepped and domed with same. Egg-and-dart knop on stepped foot. Beading and Greek Key. Beautiful midcentury Classicism.

Early mark (1854-70) includes maker’s and retailer’s stamps, and pre-1860 pattern no. 472. Fine condition.

Overall dimensions: H 13 x W 16 1/4 x D 9 7/8 in.... Click for details

$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BS647

Novelty sterling silver and mixed metal letter opener with Native American motif. Retailed by Shreve, Crump & Low in Boston, ca 1910. Cast handle in form of Indian chief head with noble and austere face and full feather headdress. Flat, tapering, and hand-hammered blade in style of stained hide. A fully developed specimen of a popular motif that suggests the work of Joseph Heinrich, a turn-of-the-century maker active in New York and France. Fully marked with retailer’s stamp, no. 20, and... Click for details

$5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
BR145

Large traditional sterling silver centerpiece Revere bowl. Curved sides, flared rim, and stepped foot. The traditional form supersized. Perfect for punch. Lots of room for engraving. Fully marked including Watson maker's stamp, no. B269, and phrase “Exemplar / Paul Revere / 1768”. This maker active until 1955. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 7 3/4 x D 15 1/2 in. Heavy weight: 94.5 troy ounces. #BR145

$3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
BS610

Pair of rare Art Nouveau perfume bottles. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1910.

Each: Clear crystal with ovoid body and truncated conical neck terminating in knop. Cut ornament in form of large leafy scrolls and beads. Foot sterling silver with acid-etched scrolls and flowers and mauve enamel beads. Stopper sterling silver with more scrolls and flowers, enamel chevrons, lobed finial, and scalloped rim. Stopper has short glass plug. Beautiful turn-of-the-century design with a touch of... Click for details

$4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
BR129

Danish Modern sterling silver ice bucket. Retailed by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1970. Tapering and truncated barrel with incised staves and applied and reeded hoops. Two bracket handles mounted to top hoop. Cover gently raised with gadrooned flower finial. Beautiful craftsmanship. Marked “Tiffany & Co. / Sterling / Denmark”. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 5 3/4 x D 10 in. Weight: 41.5 troy ounces. #BR129

$3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
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