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Japonesque sterling silver creamer and sugar. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York.

Each: Urn body on domed foot Handles high looping. Interior gilt washed. Creamer has helmet mouth. Engraved insects (dragonfly and butterfly), flowers, and blossoming branch on allover honeycomb hand-hammered ground. Handles have raised interlocking scrollwork with flowers and Moresque shapes based on Persian, the flatware pattern that was designed by Edward C. Moore and first produced in 1872.

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Listed Price $3,000.00

Turn-of-the-century American Art Nouveau glass vase with engraved silver overlay. Voluptuous baluster flowing into bellied bowl; short straight neck in silver collar and plain inset foot ring. Open overlay pattern comprising flowers with interlaced and joined tendrils, and stems threaded under base hoops. Glass is dark green. Pontil mark. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 8 3/8 x D 3 1/4 in. #BT566

Listed Price $1,400.00

American Modern sterling silver crumer, ca 1940. Retailed by Cartier in New York. Curved sides and flat ends. Cover flat and hinged; center domed with ball thumb rest. Stained-wood baluster handle. Marked “Cartier / Sterling / 29”. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 8 x D 3 7/8 in. Gross weight: 8.5 troy ounces. #BT705

Listed Price $600.00

German silver beaker, 18 C. Gently tapering sides. At top tooled and gilt band; at bottom, tooled border. Engraved armorial. Marked with Nurnberg stamp and letters HI in circle. Good condition with nice period wear and intact patina.

Dimensions: H 3 3/8 x D 2 3/4 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. #BR768

Listed Price $2,000.00

Set of 11 Medallion sterling silver demitasse spoons. Made by John R. Wendt in New York. Each: Beaded oval terminal inset with right-facing helmeted warrior on lined ground, split-mounted shank with rosette, and pointed oval bowl. Beautiful mid-19th century American classicism.

This design patented by Wendt in 1862. (Cf. Soeffing. Silver Medallion Flatware, 1988, p. 98). Marked “Patent 925”. Also stamped Starr & Marcus, a New York retailer active in the 1860s and ’70s. Fine... Click for details

Listed Price $550.00

Modern Classical sterling silver centerpiece bowl. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Round and shallow with flat rim. Three s-scroll and bead supports. Fully marked including pattern no. 23228 (first produced in 1946) and director’s letter M (1947-56). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x D 12 in. Weight: 27.5 troy ounces. #BT692

Listed Price $2,750.00

Austrian silver case, ca 1920. Square with concave sides. Cover hinged with curved tab and enameled dog: A floppy-eared spaniel with melancholy eyes. Interior gilt. Marked “800” and “Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3/8 x W 2 7/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Gross weight: 3.8 troy ounces. #BT686

Listed Price $2,000.00

Large and heavy Art Deco sterling silver tea tray. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1926. Rectilinear with concave corners and reeded rim. Ends curved with cutout kidney handles. Perfect for a Hampton set or another of the super stylish sets from this era. Fully marked including pattern no. 20677 (first produced in 1926). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7/8 x W 25 7/8 x 18 3/4 in. Heavy weight: 138 troy ounces. #BR764

Listed Price $9,000.00

Modern sterling silver picture frame, ca 1950. Rectangular window in same surround with gently curved rails. With glass, silk lining, and wood back with unusual hinged support. Probably Japanese. Marked “Sterling 950”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 11 1/8 x W 9 1/8 in. Window: H 9 1/2 x W 7 5/8 in. #BR392

Listed Price $995.00

George V sterling silver trophy cup. Made by Hawksworth, Eyre & Co. Ltd in Sheffield in 1926. Classical urn with capped and scrolled side handles and domed foot. Traditional with nice heft. Lots of room for engraving. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 8 x W 11 x D 6 1/8 in. Heavy weight: 29 troy ounces. #BR677

Listed Price $3,000.00

Very large Art Nouveau sterling silver picture frame. Rectangular window in flat surround engraved with dense and fluid scrolls and flowers. Top rail center is vacant. With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged support. For portrait (vertical) display. An eye-catching showcase for an important forbear. Fully marked including no. 720 and stamp for IN Deitsch, a New York maker who was active from ca 1904 to 1915. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 17 x W 14 1/2 in. Window: H 14 x... Click for details

Listed Price $2,500.00

Neoclassical sterling silver sugar bowl. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Curved and tapering sides with reeded rim and stepped and raised foot. Engraved and acid-etched band with urn-inset oval wreathes between dentil borders. Fully marked including pattern no. 54562T and director’s letter M (1947-56). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x D 4 1/8 in. Weight: 6.7 troy ounces. #BN266

Listed Price $600.00
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