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BQ460

Very large and heavy sterling silver serving tray. Made by International in Meriden, ca 1950. Circular with molded rim and armorial engraved in well center. Fully marked including no. W316. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 x D 21 in. Weight: 119 troy ounces. #BQ460

$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BQ829

Early sterling silver covered serving dish on stand. Made by John C. Moore for Tiffany & Co. at 550 Broadway, New York, ca late 1850s. Curved bowl with flat rim set in tripod frame with paw supports and central ring stretcher supporting heating element. Cover gently domed with cast conch finial and engraved armorial (Latin motto translates as “Fortune, companion of virtue”). Elegant form unified by ornamental borders with trefoil-inset circles on lined ground. Stand supports further... Click for details

$4,900.00
Listed Price $7,000.00
BN962

Beautiful hand-hammered sterling silver and mixed metal perfume. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1880. Baluster with double-scroll side handles and threaded cover. Vertical stylized vegetation and darting insects (butterflies and dragonflies) applied to honeycomb ground. With chain for hanging on a lady’s chatelaine. A small-scale confluence of Japanese inspiration and Arts & Crafts technique. Hallmark includes pattern and order numbers, director’s letter M (1873-91), and phrase... Click for details

$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BN928

Beautiful Martele silver bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence on Mar. 26, 1914. Round well with shaped base and wavy and scrolled rim. Chased and restrained floral ornament in form of strewn roses. First-rate craftsmanship and fine honeycomb hand hammering. Hallmark includes pattern no. EFX and phrase “Martele / .9584”. Very good condition with rich patina.

Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x D 12 1/8 in. Weight: 32.4 troy ounces. #BN928

$4,900.00
Listed Price $7,000.00
BQ665

Classical sterling silver centerpiece bowl. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Round well and wide turned down shoulder with molded curvilinear rim. Chased and engraved ornament: Palmettes in scrolled frames alternating with fleurs de lys. With silver-plated liner and brass frog. Hallmark includes pattern no. 19839H (first produced in 1921) and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x D 17 in. Weight (sterling silver only): 68 troy ounces. #BQ665

$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BQ668

Tall and fancy sterling silver vase. Made by William B. Kerr in Newark, ca 1890. Baluster with turned-down rim and spread domed foot. Budding branches applied to body, rim, and foot with overlapping leaves and stems. Mouth has open branch rim. Foot has applied scrolled rim. Hallmark includes maker’s stamp and no. 1059. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 18 1/4 x D 8 5/8 in. Weight 58 troy ounces. #BQ668

$5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00
BQ308

Set of 4 sterling silver plates with landscape rim. Made by S. Kirk & Son Inc. in Baltimore. Each: Plain well engraved with armorial and Latin motto Mediocria Firma. Wide shoulder with chased and repousse rural scenes including old stone buildings, picket fences, and gnarly trees. Imbricated leaf rim. Charming pastoral by a great regional maker. Hallmark (1925-32) with no. 38L and phrase “Hand Decorated”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 11 in. Total weight: 88 troy ounces.... Click for details

$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BQ574

Very large sterling silver serving tray. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Circular with molded rim. The traditional form super-sized. Hallmark includes postwar pattern no. 23542. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 7/8 x D 22 3/8 in. Weight: 106 troy ounces. #BQ574

$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BD620

Set of 10 Edwardian sterling silver bread-and-butter plates. Made by Gorham in Providence. Octagonal with circular well and molded rim. Engraved roses and stylized floral border on reeded ground. Hallmark includes no. 1361L. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/4 x W 7 7/8 x D 7 7/8 in. Total weight: 89 troy ounces. #BD620

$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
BQ306

Edwardian sterling silver golf trophy. Round bowl on conical support with pineapple knop. Raised round foot decorated with chased fruiting grapevine. Precariously perched on rim is cast cupid figure. A chubby thigh hangs over the rim while a hand dangles in midair. A cylindrical bag filled with clubs is looped around one wing. Engraved on front: Women’s Handicap Cup / Suburban Club / of / Baltimore County / 1903. Engraved on back: Winners / Miss Julia Guggenheimer / Oct 10, 1905.... Click for details

$3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
BN540

George VI sterling silver casket box. Made by Richard Comyns in London in 1946. Rectangular with straight sides and corner bracket supports. Paneled and engine-turned sides. Cover hinged and raised with engine-turned top. Box interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Cover interior gilt. Underside leather-lined. Striking and capacious. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions (with supports): H 4 3/4 x W 11 x D 7 in. Gross weight: 42 troy ounces. #BN540

$3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
BP451

George II sterling silver salver. Made by John Tuite in London in 1727. Four-sided cartouche with concave corners and molded rim. Four leaf-capped volute scroll supports. Well has engraved central armorial with amphora and garland as well as ornamental border. Hallmarked. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 1 5/8 x W 11 1/8 x D 11 1/8 in. Heavy weight: 32.5 troy ounces. #BP451

$4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
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