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BS877

Classical coin silver baby cup. Made by John L. Westervelt in New York, ca 1860. Straight and gently tapering sides, capped s-scroll handle, and beaded rims. Two rondels interspersed with fleurs de lys and inset with male and female Renaissance profiles. Large round cartouche with strapwork border (vacant). A beautiful example of the Medallion motif that Westervelt also used on his flatware. Marked “J. L. W.” Very good condition with strong definition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 4 1/8 x D 2... Click for details

Sale Price: $490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BS829

Elegant Classical coin silver baby cup. Tall, tapering, and faceted bowl with high-looping and capped s-scroll handle and stepped foot. Marked “W. Adams / New York”. This maker was active in New York City from 1829-50. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 4 1/2 x W 4 x D 2 3/4 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. #BS829

Sale Price: $276.50
Listed Price $395.00
BR340

American Midcentury Modern sterling silver baby cup. Made by Towle in Newburyport, Mass. Drum form with gently flared rim and thick c-scroll handle. Lots of room for engraving. Fully marked and numbered 7871. Good condition with a couple minor handle dents.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 3 1/2 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 3.4 troy ounces. #BR340

Sale Price: $262.50
Listed Price $375.00
BS797

Turn-of-the-century sterling silver baby cup rich in period assumptions. Made by William B. Kerr in Newark.

Upward tapering sides and scroll handle. Acid-etched frieze depicting sailor-suited, flag-holding, all-American boy with exotic coevals in native dress relegated to background. Symbolic imagery enhanced with verse: “Little Indian, Sioux or Crow, little frosty Eskimo, little Turk or Japanese—Oh! Don’t you wish that you were me?”

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Fully marked and numbered 1483. Fine... Click for details

Sale Price: $490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BM436

South American silver mug, 19th century. Curved top and faceted bottom with tooled arcade-inset lozenge border. Fancy leaf-capped s-scroll handle. Dentil rim borders. Unmarked. Very good condition with rich, intact patina.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x W 4 1/4 x D 3 in. Weight: 3.8 troy ounces. #BM436

Sale Price: $206.50
Listed Price $295.00
BM434

Large South American silver mug, 19th century. Curved top and faceted bottom with tooled double arcade border interspersed with stylized leaves. Pointille rim borders. Naive animal-form handle with pierced flower head. Shaded initials JC on underside. Unmarked. Very good condition with rich, intact patina.

Dimensions: H 4 1/4 x W 5 1/2 x D 3 5/8 in. Weight: 7.6 troy ounces. #BM434

Sale Price: $626.50
Listed Price $895.00
BS718

Victorian sterling silver baby cup. Made by John Newton Mappin in London in 1888. Drum-form with gadrooned bottom and domed foot. Leaf-mounted and chamfered bracket handle. Embossed ornament with cherubs feeding grapes to lions. The figures emerge from center of rinceaux scrolls. Fantasy mix of classicism and heraldry. Fully marked. Good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 4 1/8 x W 4 1/4 x D 2 3/4 in. Weight: 5.3 troy ounces. #BS718

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BO109

Novelty sterling silver baby cup. Made by Webster in North Attleboro, Mass., ca 1920. Straight sides and high-looping scroll handle. Enameled decoration: A clown pounds away with drumsticks, musical notes emanating to the tune of a very special birth announcement. Interior gilt washed. Fully marked. Very good condition. Enamel bright and intact. Minor handle dents.

Overall dimensions: H 2 3/8 x W 3 3/4 x D 2 5/8 in. Weight: 2 troy ounces. #BO109

Sale Price: $245.00
Listed Price $350.00
BQ899

German Gothic parcel gilt silver tankard, ca 1870. Traditional form with c-scroll handle, leaf-capped and scrolled thumb rest, hinged and domed beehive cover, and four large splayed ball supports. Low-relief frieze depicting king surrounded by spear-bearing infantry. In background is stone fortress. Balls have chased strapwork. An inspired evocation of olden-days Teutonic warriors. Good heft for swinging back a yeasty brew. Fully marked including alloy 13 lot (that is, 812 silver). Excellent... Click for details

Sale Price: $4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
BQ911

German Baroque-style parcel gilt 800 silver beaker, ca 1900. Tapering sides and curved bottom with 3 leaf-mounted pomegranate supports bursting with seeds. Chased and fluid rinceaux floral ornament on stippled ground. Interior gilt. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 1/2 x D 3 3/8 in. Weight: 8.8 troy ounces. #BQ911

Sale Price: $1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
BQ910

German Baroque-style 830 silver beaker, ca 1900. Straight sides and curved bottom mounted to 3 outsized balls. Fluid flowers and scrolls frame inset coins with coats of arms and Classical busts encircled by Latin mottoes. Coins double-sided (that is, the other side is visible on interior). Stippled ground and gilt interior. Fully marked. Very good condition with rich patina.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x W 4 x D 3 1/4 in. Weight: 10 troy ounces. #BQ910

Sale Price: $1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
BQ700

Set of 12 Edwardian sterling silver demitasse holders and saucers. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Each holder: Tapering with high-looping handle and open and raised foot. Top part has pierced geometric ornament. Each saucer: Round and tapering with well. Hallmark includes pattern no. 18569A (first produced in 1913) and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition. Dimensions: Holder: H 1 7/8 x W 2 1/2 x D 1 3/4 in. Saucer: H 1/2 x D 3 7/8 in. Total weight: 38 troy ounces.

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Sale Price: $2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
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