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Set of 8 Chrysanthemum sterling silver butter pats. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Plain and round well of which 6 gilt-washed and 2 plain. Shoulder has flower heads surrounded by rolling rinceaux-style tendrils. Rim scalloped. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and pattern no. 7228. Two have director’s letter T (1892-1902) and 6 have director’s letter C (1902-7). Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Total weight: 10.5 troy ounces. #BU965

Sale Price: $1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00

Pair of Edwardian Rococo sterling silver candlesticks. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1915. Campana vasiform socket on tapering shaft on domed foot. Chased and engraved scrolls, leaves, and scallop. Sumptuous and dynamic with gorgeous shimmer from flickering flame. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, date symbol, and no. A5200. Condition: Some pings to underside. Otherwise very good.

Dimensions: H 11 1/2 x D 5 7/8 in. Weighted. #BU935

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

Pompeiian sterling silver coffee set on tray. Made by Mt Vernon in Mount Vernon, New York, ca 1920. This set comprises coffeepot, creamer, and sugar on tray. Each: Ovoid body on round foot mounted to square base and reeded scroll bracket handles. Vitruvian scroll rims interspersed with paterae and engraved garlands. On front oval medallion inset with bacchante. On back vacant oval medallion. Coffeepot has domed cover with vasiform finial and scrolled spout with animal-head spout. Creamer has... Click for details

Sale Price: $5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00

George III sterling silver covered serving dish. Made by Thomas Robins London in 1814. Rectangular with gently curved sides. Rim gadrooned with corner shell-and-leaf ornament. Cover double-domed with gadrooning. Central cast finial in form of Classical bare-shouldered male bust with beard and circlet over short locks. Finial on gadrooned oval mounted to stippled and overlapping leaves. Gorgeous Georgian for the main course. Fully marked. Cover has retailer’s stamp “Lewis London”. Finial... Click for details

Sale Price: $12,675.00
Listed Price $19,500.00

Art Deco sterling silver baby cup. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1927. Gently upward tapering sides and bracket handle. Acid-etched frieze depicting child gardeners lugging water cans and pushing wheelbarrows. Front vacant for engraving the name of a precious seedling. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, pattern no. 20941B (first produced in 1927), and director’s letter m. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 x W 3 5/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 6.4 troy ounces. #BU967

Sale Price: $906.50
Listed Price $1,295.00

Japonesque mixed metal on sterling silver bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1881. Curved sides, molded rim, and foot rim. On exterior are applied vegetation rooted in granulated soil, a stray dragonfly, and solitary fisherman who has hooked a fish. Fully marked with maker’s stamp and “Sterling / 385 / N / & Other Metals”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x D 5 in. Gross weight: 5 troy ounces. #BV126

Sale Price: $2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00

Edwardian Georgian sterling silver condiment jar. Made by George A. Henckel & Co. in New York, ca 1915. Oval bowl with vertical linear piercing overlaid with climbing and overlapping engraved flower heads. Scroll-bracket side handles, hinged and domed cover with bud finial, and stepped and domed foot. Detachable cobalt glass liner. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and no. 584. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 3/4 x W 4 1/2 x D 3 7/8 in. Weight (silver only): 7 troy ounces. #BU961 ... Click for details

Sale Price: $840.00
Listed Price $1,200.00

Turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau glass vase by historic Loetz with engraved silver overlay. Ovoid with flared rim. Overlay in form of loose, meandering, and whiplash tendrils with elongated flower heads. Iridescent glass in Medici pattern with irregular and pebbly vertical ornament in white on yellow ground. Pontil mark. Silver marked “Sterling” with La Pierre maker’s stamp. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 7 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. #BR793

Sale Price: $2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00

German Classical 800 silver tea caddy, ca 1910. Rectilinear with chamfered corners. A nymph and putto gambol in low relief. Possible seasonal allegory with hand-warming brazier in one scene and armfuls of harvested grain in another. Cover snug-fitting and domed with chased patera on stippled leaf ground. Stamp for Hanau maker Georg Roth. Excellent condition with strong definition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/2 x W 2 3/4 x D 2 3/4 in. Weight: 7 troy ounces. #BU947

Sale Price: $906.50
Listed Price $1,295.00

Pair of Georgian sterling silver 3-light candelabra. Each: Central socket on urn support with two wraparound and scrolled and reeded arms, each terminating in single socket; arms set in single socket on baluster shaft on domed foot. Gadrooning. Converts to candlestick. Great all-arounders in a traditional style. Fully marked including no. 263 and maker’s stamp for Mueck-Cary, who were active in New York in the 1940s and 50s. Good condition with some damage to foot. Sold as is.

Dimensions: H... Click for details

Sale Price: $696.50
Listed Price $995.00

Victorian Regency sterling silver tea tray. Made by Walter & John Barnard in 1881. Oval with beaded rim and leaf-mounted and beaded c-scroll end handles. Well has central oval cartouche (vacant) with leaf-and-dart border and multi-foil surround. Two ornamental borders near well rim. Fully marked. Very good condition with nice patina.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 25 1/2 x 15 5/8 in. Heavy weight: 84 troy ounces. #BV108

Sale Price: $5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00

Victorian sterling silver tobacco jar. Made by William Gibson & John Langman in London in 1898. Drum-form with straight sides and spread base. Cover flat and inset with carved wood pipe finial. Fully marked including retailer’s stamp (“Goldsmiths Company / 112 Regent Street”) on underside. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x D 3 3/4 in. Gross weight: 8 troy ounces. #BV128

Sale Price: $980.00
Listed Price $1,400.00
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