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BS878

Classical coin silver baby cup, Drum-form with ribbing and beading. Engraved quivers, flowers, and leaves forming cartouche (vacant). Scroll-bracket handle. Marked “G. W & H” for Gale, Woods & Hughes, a New York maker active ca 1833-45. Good condition with attractive period wear. Engraved ornament is nicely “sunk”.

Dimensions: H 3 x W 3 1/2 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 2.5 troy ounces. #BS878

$350.00
Listed Price $500.00
BS877

Classical coin silver baby cup. Made by John L. Westervelt in New York, ca 1860. Straight and gently tapering sides, capped s-scroll handle, and beaded rims. Two rondels interspersed with fleurs de lys and inset with male and female Renaissance profiles. Large round cartouche with strapwork border (vacant). A beautiful example of the Medallion motif that Westervelt also used on his flatware. Marked “J. L. W.” Very good condition with strong definition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 4 1/8 x D 2... Click for details

$490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BR419

Modern sterling silver bowl. Hand-made by Arthur Stone in Gardner, Mass. Squarish with 4 fluidly curved and tapering sides, and flat rim. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and craftsman’s initial C for either David Carlson (fl. 1909-19) or Magnus Carlberg (fl. 1922-32). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 7 3/4 x D 7 3/4 in. Weight: 13 troy ounces. #BR419

$626.50
Listed Price $895.00
BR451

American Greek Revival sterling silver compote, ca 1865. Oval helmet bowl on short knopped stem flowing into round foot support by 4 leaf-capped scrolled shield supports. Leaf-capped scroll bracket handle with cast herm in figure of piping cherub. Handle mounted to end with flying volute scroll. Bowl exterior has chased leaf border on stippled ground terminating in applied volutes. Loose and feathery leaves and flowers engraved on bowl and foot.

Lively Classicism attributed to JR Wendt, a New... Click for details

$2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
BN744

Pair of Art Deco, sterling silver, enamel, and crystal perfumes. Retailed by Cartier in New York, ca 1920. Each: Crystal baluster bottle with flat circular foot, cut lobed shoulder, and short neck. Etched stylized flowers. Disc stopper with radiating lilac guilloche enamel and sterling silver sides and neck. Crystal dagger plug. Fully marked including retailer’s stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 1/2 x D 2 1/8 in. #BN744

$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BR435

Chinese silver centerpiece bowl, ca 1900. Curved sides and raised and spread foot. One front bamboo, birds, blossoming prunus branch, and robed and bearded sage: Modish motifs on stippled ground. On back large and shaped tubular frame (vacant). Handwork and hammering. Marked with Chinese characters. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 3/8 x D 10 1/4 in. Weight: 36.4 troy ounces. #BR435

$5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00
BN700

Turn-of-the-century European silver bell. Tulip-bowl with twisted gadrooning. Figural handle depicting an old-fashioned countryman holding two live fowl. Here’s dinner—eventually. Substantial and tactile with melodious ting-a-ling. Marked. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 4 1/2 x D 1 7/8 in. Weight: 5 troy ounces. #BN700

$455.00
Listed Price $650.00
BQ997

Pair of sterling silver swans. Made by Durgin (part of Gorham) in Concord, New Hampshire, ca 1920. Each: Fine feathering with downy plumed wings and scaly neck as well as closed bill and penetrating eyes. Hollow gilt-washed bodies to be filled with treats. Stately birds to grace your next dinner party. Fully marked including Durgin and Gorham stamps and no. 33. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 6 3/8 x W 4 1/2 x D 8 in. Total weight: 17.5 troy ounces. #BQ997

$2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
BR476

Modern Classical sterling silver picture frame. Rectangular window and convex surround. Bold gadrooned borders. With beveled glass, silk lining, and leather back and hinged support. For portrait (vertical) or landscape (horizontal) display. Post-1967 Italian hallmark with maker’s stamps for Gianmaria Buccellati and Clementi di Giovanni Mantel. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 11 x W 9 in. Window: H 7 1/8 x W 5 1/8 in. #BR476

$1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
BR432

Edwardian sterling silver box with fox hunt motif. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1915. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and gently curved with molded rim. Engraved on cover: The horses take a hedge while the hounds run ahead on the scent. Box interior cedar lined. Cover interior gilt washed. Fully marked including pattern no. 18495H and director’s letter m. Condition fine with crisp definition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/4 x W 7 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 18.5 troy ounces.... Click for details

$3,465.00
Listed Price $4,950.00
BS852

George III sterling silver soup tureen. Made by Paul Storr in London in 1804. Round bowl on raised foot. Reeded bracket side handles with cast lion’s head mounts. Double-domed cover with reeded and leaf-capped ring finial. Ornament: Bead-and-reel, beading, fluting, and gadrooning. Engraved armorials. Sheffield plate liner.

Magnificent and sumptuous. Bold Classicism by the great Regency silversmith. Marked cover and base. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 13 1/2 x W 15 1/4 x D 11 1/2 in.... Click for details

$19,500.00
Listed Price $30,000.00
BS831

Large French Rococo Revival 950 silver oval centerpiece plateau, ca 1890. Curvilinear cartouche with 6 leaf-mounted scroll supports. Beaded oval on strapwork armorial with ribbon and quiver, and interlaced script monogram. Mirrored top. Note: Larger and more ovalish than appears in images. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/8 x W 31 3/4 x D 20 1/2 in. #BS831

$14,300.00
Listed Price $22,000.00
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