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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. Excellent.

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

Listed Price $55,000.00

Federal-style sterling silver bowl. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Curved sides and reeded rim; short concave support and raised foot. A nice revival piece from the early years of American independence. Fully marked including pattern no. 19168, director’s letter M (1947-56), and phrase “Original in the / Clearwater Collection / Metropolitan Museum of Art”, which is followed by: “Reproduction / Original by / Ephraim Brasher / New York / 1786 1805”. Very good condition.... Click for details

Listed Price $1,500.00

Large turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau glass vase with silver overlay. Made by Alvin in Providence. Ovoid with short inset neck and flared rim; foot round and gently raised. Rim to foot overlay with cutout scrolled reveals heightened with engraving. Glass is green. Fully marked and numbered V668/4. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 14 1/4 x D 4 3/4 in. #BT562

Listed Price $3,250.00

Turn-of-the-century American Art Nouveau glass bud vase with engraved silver overlay. Cylindrical with curved bottom and flat and round silver-covered foot. Open overlay in form of loose and spidery flowers. Glass is pinkish red. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x D 2 in. #BT381

Listed Price $450.00

American Classical sterling silver compote. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1876. Bellied bowl with leaf-mounted c-scroll side handles and knopped stem flowing into round and raised foot. Low-relief ornament on stippled ground. Bowl has wraparound frieze with garlands, leafing volute scrolls, and leaf-ornamented columns between tête à tête gryphons. On foot rim is a garland held up dancing putti. Bowl interior gilt.

Fully marked including Union Square maker’s stamp, no. 1291, and date... Click for details

Listed Price $4,500.00

Large French Etruscan 950 silver coffeepot, ca 1820. Ovoid body with spool neck, side-hinged cover, and raised and round foot. Upright S-spout with ram’s head mouth, and low relief leaves and gadroons. Leaf-and-dart borders. Cover has bud finial on scroll and flower mount. High-looping stained-wood handle with silver mounts: a ram’s head at top, a garlanded face at bottom. Robust Classicism. Fully marked including maker’s initials AL. Fine condition.

Overall dimensions: H 14 1/2 x W 10... Click for details

Listed Price $8,500.00

Pair of Modern sterling silver heart bowls. Made by Tiffany in New York. Elongated form and pierced and molded arched handle inset with volute scrolls and beading. Rests on 4 ball feet. Sleek and no-frills design. For the controlled romantic. Fully marked including pattern no. 22898 and director’s letter M (1947-56). Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 1 5/8 x W 10 5/8 x D 7 in. Total weight: 21 troy ounces. #BT812

Listed Price $2,450.00

Stylish sterling silver hot water kettle on stand. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1910. Kettle: Globular with upright spout, swing trefoil handle, and side-hinged cover with stylized bud finial. Stand: Square with open heraldic shield supports on curule mounts, and corner pierced-scroll oval supports. Heating element: Detachable with hinged cover. Kettle has chased border in form of imbricated leaves or chevrons. A popular motif that is sometimes known as Wave Edge. Stand sides have same... Click for details

Listed Price $7,800.00

Turn-of-the-century American Art Nouveau sterling silver wrist purse. Scroll bracket mouth with cherub’s heads and scrolled cartouches (one engraved with script monogram). Chainmail body with teardrop pendants. Wrist chain. A delicate accessory for the lady who went out without money. Very much from another era. Marked “Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H (without chain or pendants) 4 3/4 x W 3 3/4 in. Weight: 2.8 troy ounces. #BO127

Listed Price $695.00

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

Pair of Clover sterling silver compotes. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Plain and shallow bowl. Rim irregular and pierced with pell-mell flower heads. Raised foot same. Great pieces in the classic high-low pattern that combines wildflowers and precious metal. Fully marked including pattern no. 13964 and director’s letter C (1902-7). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x D 8 in. Total weight: 26 troy ounces. #BT804

Listed Price $3,000.00

Turn-of-the-century glass vase with sterling silver collar. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Clear with acid-etched birds soaring above a marshy landscape with cattails and grass. A crane spots a frog, which dives into the water in self-preservation. Neck and shoulder covered with clouds. A striking synthesis of Japonesque and Edwardian hunt motifs. Collar flared with tooled scroll and flower border. Fully marked including director’s letter C (1902-7). Very good condition. Minor glass... Click for details

Listed Price $4,000.00
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