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Antique Sterling Silver Items for Sale

Find wonderful items for your entire home at Nelson and Nelson of NYC. Our antique sterling silver will add that personal touch to any room. Our vintage silver items for the dining room include tea sets, flatware sets, candlesticks, platters, martini shakers, ice buckets, and much more. As for the bedroom or office, consider antique sterling silver desk accessories, jewelry boxes, or hand mirrors. For the rest of your home, consider centerpiece bowls, silver bird figurines, and everything in between. Our collection of antique sterling items for sale is incredibly extensive, and we encourage you to look around! We continually update our online catalog, so check back regularly for newly added items.

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BV114

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
BU951

Midcentury Modern sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular with straight sides and crisp corners. Cover is hinged and flat with slight overhang. Box interior cedar lined. Spare and functional. Fully marked including postwar pattern no. 23326. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 5 7/8 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 14 troy ounces. #BU951

Sale Price: $1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
BV122

Edwardian flask. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1910. Clear glass body with detachable sterling silver cup at bottom. Top covered in sterling silver weave. Short neck in sterling silver collar with hinged and cork-lined bayonet cover. Perfect for slipping into the picnic basket. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, no. D695, and volume (3/8 pint). Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 6 1/8 x W 3 1/4 x D 1 3/8 in. #BV122

Sale Price: $1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
BU970

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
BR797

Norwegian sterling silver and guilloche enamel tea strainer, ca 1915. Gilt and pierced hemispheric sterling silver bowl with flat and shaped enameled surround. Enameled baluster handle with sterling silver mount. Enamel celadon green with English Regency ornament, including ribbon-tied garlands and fretwork Fully marked including phrase “Made in Norway” and maker’s stamp for David Andersen. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 3/4 x W 4 3/4 x D 2 1/2 in. Gross weight: 1 troy ounce.... Click for details

Sale Price: $346.50
Listed Price $495.00
BM825

Edwardian glass decanter with engraved silver overlay, ca 1910. Bottle with straight sides, curved shoulder, and upward tapering cylindrical neck. Sterling silver rim collar and stopper with cork plug. On decanter front is pictorial overlay in form of scrolled coat of arms surmounted by a plumed helmet. Perfect for a “knight” cap. Engraved letter Z monogram. Glass is amber. Silver marked “Sterling” with La Pierre maker’s stamp. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 12 1/2 x D 3 1/8 in.... Click for details

Sale Price: $490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BU967

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
BR791

Turn-of-the-century American Art Nouveau glass claret jug with silver overlay. Cylindrical with spread base, c-scroll handle, and small lip spout. Star cut to underside. Overlay in form of scrolls and diaper. Shaped tubular cartouche engraved with interlaced script monogram. Glass is red except handle which is clear. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 9 1/2 x W 5 1/2 x D 4 3/4 in. #BR791

Sale Price: $1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
BV222

Small and Modern sterling silver picture frame. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular window in flat surround. With glass, silk lining, and laminate back with fixed support for landscape (horizontal) display. Fully marked “Tiffany & Co. / Makers / Sterling / 23814 / 925”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 2 7/8 x W 3 3/4 in. Window: H 2 x W 2 7/8 in. #BV222

Sale Price: $276.50
Listed Price $395.00
BR793

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
BU947

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
BV135

Edwardian Art Nouveau sterling silver vanity tray. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Oval well with engraved flower baskets, garlands, and scrolls and shaped reeded rim. Fully marked including pattern no. 13365 (first produced in 1897) and director’s letter T (1892-1902). Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 3/4 x W 12 x D 8 1/4 in. Weight: 15.5 troy ounces. #BV135

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
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