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This is a lovely 15 karat gold stickpin mounted with a circular intaglio carved cameo. This handsome intaglio pin depicts a woman's head in profile and is a rich reddish-brown color. It is mounted in a delicate gold setting that forms a plain border with small ball attachments and has an attached gold pin that has been partially twisted. This pin has been carefully crafted with small details and has a wonderful antique character. This pin measures approx. 2 1/2" long. This timeless antique... Click for details

$525.00
Listed Price $750.00
BC785

This is a lovely pair of sterling silver three light candelabra by the premier silversmiths at Tiffany in a timeless design. Each stands on a circular base with a tapering urn-shaped stem and with urn-shaped bobeches. The base, stem and sockets are each trimmed with banding. The stem supports the removable scrolling arms, which are fluted to accentuate their curves, and each bobeche has a removable circular wax-pan. The elegant styled pair of candelabra are a classic shape and style but with... Click for details

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BD333

This is an impressive and most unusual Victorian presentation trophy, beautifully made of sterling silver gilt in the form of an amphora vase and handsomely decorated all around with a wide frieze of acid-etched decoration depicting Greco-Romano scenes set between assorted bands of both abstract and geometric forms. At the base of the neck, between the gracefully curving handles, an inscription in large, distinctively shaded upper case letters boldly proclaims the words “Wexford Hunt Club... Click for details

$18,200.00
Listed Price $28,000.00
BC403

This is a truly lovely 5-piece sterling silver dressing table set inset with superb quality guilloche enamel in a gorgeous shade of deeply saturated rose pink. Made by Charles S. Green in Birmingham. The set consists of a hand mirror, a hair brush, a comb, a clothes brush, a shoe horn and a button hook, all beautifully made and prettily decorated to the very highest standards. The streamlined elongated shapes of the mirror and the hair brush together with their elegantly tapering handles are... Click for details

$1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
DD565

This is a superb example of American silver at its very best, beautifully crafted by the highly talented silversmiths at the prestigious Gorham Corporation and skillfully enhanced by the addition of mixed metal decoration in the Aesthetic style. Its elegant neo Classical silhouette has been subtly and effectively highlighted at the base, the upper rim and the top of the central column by narrow borders of gadroon work featuring meticulously made leaves surrounded by vines and other organic... Click for details

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BD103

This is a beautiful sterling silver mounted cut glass caster by Jacobi & Jenkins in a wonderful repousse design. This bottle-shaped glass caster is decorated with notched spiral fluting that brilliantly captures and reflects light. It has a button style sterling silver screw mount lid that is completely decorated with flowers and leaves in repoussé that are modeled in a dynamic and textural style. It has several holes pierced in the lid to accommodate a range of uses. It is in excellent... Click for details

$420.00
Listed Price $600.00
BC427

This is a magnificent pair of sterling silver five light candelabra by the French silversmiths Boin Taburet in a lovely Renaissance Revival style. Each stands on a stepped circular base, the bottom timed with an egg border accented with shells and the top with a bound reed and leaf design. The baluster shaped stem is supported on a domed based with spiral details and has facetted sides decorated with Each is excellent condition, and measures approx. 21 3/4” high, with bases approx. 7” in... Click for details

$31,200.00
Listed Price $48,000.00
BC172

This is a pair of rare royal Georgian sterling silver wine coolers, lavishly embellished with exceptionally fine quality decoration and each handsomely engraved with a pair of royal crests. They were made to order for the sixth son of King George III, Augustus Frederick 1773-1843 and the heavy guage of the silver and the extraordinary quality of the craftsmanship are a testament to their ownership by a man of wealth and taste. They rest upon 4 elegantly curving feet which have been accented by... Click for details

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BC129

This is a magnificent heavy gauge sterling silver centerpiece in the style of the Rococco Revival, beautifully decorated all around the base with figural putti of the very finest quality signed by the renowned French silversmith, A. Aucoc of Paris. The large shell-shaped centerpiece bowl has an attractively undulating wave-like edge and rests upon a short, leafy central column which emerges from an elongated ovoid base augmented by truly exceptional decoration. The surface of the base has been... Click for details

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BB384

This is a lovely pair of American sterling silver compotes, elegantly designed in the Art Nouveau style and bearing the signature of W.C. Codman, the most important and influential designer of Gorham's highly collectable hand-made "Martele" line. The compotes are beautiful and sophisticated in appearance, the Art Nouveau elements being subtly invoked with restraint and refinement in the form of gently undulating borders prettily enhanced by gracefully swirling vines, leaves and flowers. Each of... Click for details

$13,000.00
Listed Price $20,000.00
BA847

This is a very important, museum-quality sterling silver and mixed metal water pitcher, beautifully designed and expertly decorated by Tiffany & Co., America's premier silversmiths, in the Aesthetic style. Its hand-hammered finish creates a subtle shimmering effect on the surface, cleverly suggestive of gently rippling water and this has been magnificently embellished by the application of an assortment of mixed metal fish all around the body. These have all been skillfully and meticulously... Click for details

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499

This is a lovely Art Nouveau brooch that features a dramatic natural pearl in a 14K gold setting. The circular, organically shaped pearl has a gold setting in which it is framed with a delicate bead border with curling leaves that turn inward. The gold leaves are accented with diamond and ruby gemstones at alternating intervals. The naturalism and warm colors of this piece make it an especially beautiful example of Art Nouveau jewelry. The brooch measures approx. 1 ¼” in diameter. This... Click for details

$805.00
Listed Price $1,150.00
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