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Set of 12 turn-of-the-century sterling silver goblets. Each: Oval bowl on cylindrical support flowing into raised foot. Floral and foliate repousse on stippled ground. Bowl has plain cartouche (vacant) in scrolled frame. Interior gilt washed. Pretty and tactile in the historic Baltimore style. Marked “Sterling 10”. Excellent condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 7 x D 3 3/8 in. Total weight: 82 troy ounces. #BU119

Listed Price $22,500.00

Pair of gilt 950 silver 2-light candelabra with carved jade shaft. Made by Cartier in France, ca 1930. Each: Carp shaft in carved jade mounted to stepped and beaded oval base. Set in gaping fish mouth are two leaf-wrapped arms each terminating in single bellied urn socket with leaf-and-dart ornament, detachable bobeche, and beaded wax pan. Stylish Modern Classicism with Japanese influence. Fully marked with French 950 hallmark and maker's stamp. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 10 1/8 x W... Click for details

Listed Price $45,000.00

Japonesque sterling silver and mixed metal water pitcher. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1885. Globular body, straight neck, and c-scroll handle. Allover honeycomb hand hammering. Applied flowers, leafing tendrils, and butterflies. A restrained design with graceful plant and insect motifs. Fully marked including pattern no. 3077 and phrase “Sterling silver and other metals”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 3/8 x W 8 x D 5 1/2 in. Weight: 25 troy ounces. #BM963

Listed Price $38,000.00

George IV sterling silver tea set. Made by Edward Farrell in London in 1822-3. This set comprises 3 pieces: Teapot, creamer, and sugar.

Teapot has squat baluster body. Cover hinged, domed, and overhanging. S-scroll spout in form of shaggy, horned beast. Handle double-scroll in stained wood. Creamer and sugar have same body and gilt-washed interiors. Decoration in style of Teniers, the dynasty of Dutch painters, who are famous for their scenes of popular life. Shown here toping, smoking,... Click for details

Listed Price $22,500.00

Torchon sterling silver dinner set for 12. Made by Buccellati in Italy. This set comprises 96 pieces (dimensions in inches): Forks: 12 dinner forks (8 1/2), 12 dessert forks (7 1/2), and 12 salad forks (7); Spoons: 12 dessert/soup spoons (6 7/8), 12 round soup spoons (6 5/8), and 12 teaspoons (5 3/4); Knives: 12 dinner knives (9 5/8) and 12 flat-handled butter spreaders (6 1/8).

Dinner knives have stainless steel blades.

A full and gorgeous set in the Modern pattern with twisting, dynamic... Click for details

Listed Price $25,000.00

Pair of European shagreen and silver candlesticks, ca 1880. Each: Column on raised square base covered with green-tinted shagreen. Silver Corinthian capital with square beaded socket. Column encircled with winding scaly snake. On base silver mounts including paterae and scrolls as well as dolphins. Unmarked. Condition: Some shrinkage, splits, and discoloration. Uneven sunning with one candlestick noticeably more faded.

Dimensions: H 9 3/4 x W 4 1/4 x D 4 1/4 in. #BN255

Listed Price $12,000.00

Set of 4 French Belle Epoque crystal and silver vase candelabra, ca 1890. Each: Lobed baluster crystal vase with wraparound silver leafing, each terminating in single leaf-wrapped socket with petal wax pan. More leafing applied to rim. Open strapwork foot applied with pell-mell leaves. Substantial and rarefied. Crystal by Baccarat. Silver fully marked including André Aucoc maker’s stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 16 x W 10 7/8 x D 9 1/4 in. #BS172  

Listed Price $55,000.00

Turn-of-the-century sterling silver tea set. Made by Shiebler in New York. This set comprises 6 pieces: Hot water kettle on stand, coffeepot, teapot, creamer, sugar, and waste bowl.

Globular and oval bodies. Covers domed (kettle and pot covers hinged). Handles c-scroll except kettle handle, which is shaped trefoil. Kettle stand has solid and waisted supports and domed heating element with chained cap. Creamer and waste bowl have gilt washed interior. Interlaced script monogram engraved to... Click for details

Listed Price $11,000.00

Finest quality repousse sterling silver coffee and tea set. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. This set comprises 7 pieces: kettle on stand, coffeepot, teapot, hot water pot, creamer, sugar, and waste bowl.

Oval bodies with leaf-capped handles and leaf-mounted paw supports. Repousse flowers, tooled wavy lines, leaf-and-dart rims, and berry finials. Elegant forms and refined ornament. Gorgeous in a popular turn-of-the-century style.

All pieces fully marked with director’s letter T... Click for details

Listed Price $24,500.00

Hard to find set of 12 Martelé silver dinner plates. Made by Gorham in Providence. Each: Round well and wavy shoulder chased with strewn flowers—a tulip here, lily of the valley there. Delicate and restrained on nicely shimmering ground. Curvilinear rim. On back is engraved: “Robinson / October 27, 1922”. This design (HWC) was produced in 1915 and 1923. Fully marked including Martelé stamp and design code. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 11 3/8 in. Heavy total weight: 278... Click for details

Listed Price $38,000.00

Victorian sterling silver epergne candelabrum. Made by Barnard & Sons in London in 1849.

Shaped shaft with flange and stepped triangular base terminating in 3 scrolled supports. Raised and large central glass basket in support surrounded on 3 leaf-capped and entwined scroll branches, each terminating in bellied leaf-capped socket. Sockets support small glass baskets. Dense pierced and scrolled leaf ornament. Midcentury ornateness that shimmers by candlelight.

Foot has 3 strapwork cartouches... Click for details

Listed Price $19,500.00

Rare Art Nouveau sterling silver inkstand. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen. Fluted columnar drum with raised and hinged cover. Cover top has large bud finial with 4 beaded and scrolled mounts set in pebble-beaded border. Mounted to oval tray with end handles comprising scallop shell with beaded scroll tail between volute scrolls, and grape bunch mounts. An exuberant and showy design with a mélange of key motifs. Early mark (1915-27) and no. 341. Excellent condition.

Large overall... Click for details

Listed Price $14,000.00
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