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BS749

Exquisite Tiffany Japonesque sterling silver centerpiece with applied fish, ca 1881.

Exterior decorated with scaly and gaping fish swimming among drifting, swaying plants. Ornament is applied and chased on honeycomb hand-hammered ground. Fine details including seaweed clinging to rim and scrolled seashells on foot. A veritable fishbowl.

Engraved presentation dated 1883 in stylistically-integrated wavy ribbon script: "Gracie, Bedouin / Match race / Oct 18th 1883 / Course 26 Miles to Windward... Click for details

$71,500.00
Listed Price $110,000.00
BS776

Midcentury Modern sterling silver napkin ring. Oval with wrapround concave band. Marked “Asprey Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5/8 x W 2 1/8 x D 1 1/8 in. Weight: 1.2 troy ounces. #BS776

$140.00
Listed Price $200.00
BS777

Midcentury Modern sterling silver napkin ring. Oval and lobed with tooled wraparound lines. Nice heft. Marked “Asprey Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7/8 x W 2 1/8 x D 1 1/8 in. Weight: 1.8 troy ounces. #BS777

$140.00
Listed Price $200.00
BS581

Large American Art Deco sterling silver box. Rectangular with straights dies, and curved and hinged cover. Engine-turned linear ornament on cover and sides: 2 groups of fine lines alternating with 1 wide plain line. Central rectangular mono plate (vacant) on cover. Cover interior gilt-washed. Fully marked including maker’s stamp for Andrew Taylor, a Newark maker active from ca 1930s-70s. Numbered 5208. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 3/8 x W 9 3/8 x D 5 7/8 in. Weight: 21.5 troy... Click for details

$2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
BS627

Indian chief sterling silver letter opener. Made by William B. Kerr in New York, ca 1900. Cast terminal in form of gaunt face surrounded by feather headdress. A nice piece of turn-of-the-century Native Americana. Fully marked. Very good condition with strong definition.

Dimensions: H 10 3/8 x W 2 x D 7/8 in. Weight: 3.8 troy ounces. #BS627

$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
BQ506

Pair of Edwardian Art Nouveau sterling silver compotes. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1907. Each: Round and shallow bowl on upward tapering shaft flowing into raised foot. Well center solid with engraved leaves and tendrils surrounded by pierced interlaced scroll and leaf pattern heightened with engraving. Rim has molded c-scrolls interspersed with scallop shells. Foot has same engraved and pierced ornament. Fully marked including pattern no. 16975 (first produced in 1907) and... Click for details

$3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
ROB

Large Edwardian Art Nouveau sterling silver basket. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1907. Bowl has solid center with engraved leaves and tendrils, surrounded by pierced interlaced scroll and leaf pattern heightened with engraving. Rim has molded c-scrolls interspersed with scallop shells. Foot solid and spread. Tapering c-scroll swing handle engraved with same. Fully marked including pattern no. 16976C (first produced in 1907) and director’s letter m. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H... Click for details

$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
BS629

Midcentury Modern sterling silver and obsidian bowl. Made by Tane in Mexico City. Curved bowl on short spread foot. Rim has tooled scoring. On exterior are obsidian “teardrops” in sterling silver mounts. Mexican marks including maker’s stamp and no. 71 eagle stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 7/8 x D 9 5/8 in. Gross weight: 26 troy ounces. #BS629

$4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
BG494

Pretty Edwardian sterling silver vase. Made by S. Kirk & Son Co. in Baltimore. Conical with round stepped foot. Engraved flowers and scrolls surrounding oval frame with interlaced script monogram. Ornamental bands engraved at rim and foot. Reeding. Fully marked including maker’s stamp (1903-24) and no. 2256. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 1/4 x D 3 3/4 in. Weight: 6 troy ounces. #BG494, BG495, BG496 & BG497

$486.50
Listed Price $695.00
BR300

Edwardian Art Nouveau sterling silver bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1907. Round solid well, lobed sides and shoulder, and wide mouth. Pierced flowers, scrolls, and geometric ornament. Rim has tooled scrolls and leaves. Turn-of-the-century fancy. Fully marked including no. A6818 and date symbol. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x D 12 5/8 in. Weight: 18.7 troy ounces. #BR300

$626.50
Listed Price $895.00
BQ399

German sterling silver place card holders. This set comprises 8 holders in 3 designs. One holder features an elegant courtly couple executing a cozy minuet. Three holders feature spirited country jiggers. Four holders feature entwined Bacchic babes, and are gilt. Marked “Sterling” and “Germany”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 1 1/2 x D 1 in. Total weight: 2.7 troy ounces. #BQ399

$1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
BN658

Early English Georgian sterling silver salver. Rectangular with curvilinear corners and 4 capped volute corner supports. Engraved armorial with lion rampant in strapwork cartouche purported to belong to one Thomas Carnaby in Newcastle, ca 1730. Worn marks. Good condition with nice period wear and patina.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x W 13 7/8 x D 11 in. Weight: 30.5 troy ounces. #BN658

$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
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