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Obadiah Rich Porringer Federal Coin Silver Boston 1850

.Obadiah Rich Porringer Federal Coin Silver Boston 1850

code: SHC008

American Federal coin silver porringer made by Obadiah Rich of Boston Massachusetts, c.1830 – 1840. This attractive porringer has a cast, keyhole handle monogrammed "EMB" and the body is inscribed " Sarah McGregor".

There is an old repair on the inside of the body behind the inscription., otherwise, the porringer is in excellent original condition. Dimensions: Weight: 6.4 ozs Troy Diameter: 5 1/8" Length across the handle: 7 ¾" Depth: 1 ½" Maker & Marks: Obadiah Rich; Boston

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Ten Broeck Family Salver Ornate Coin Silver 1847

.Ten Broeck Family Salver Ornate Coin Silver 1847

code: wb12

American coin silver irregular octagonal footed salver made by Gale & Hayden of New York City and retailed By Gregg & Hayden of Charleston South Carolina, in 1847. This handsome salver is covered with flat chased engraving depicting myriad period scenes, including: a fisherman on a bridge near a large Pagoda; a hunter and his dog; a dog’s head, a church with a large steeple; peacocks; trees; a sailboat on a lake with a castle on the shore; a deer; all surrounded by floral, foliate, scroll, shell & geometric decorations. The salver sits on four, cast, shell and scroll feet. And has a wide, applied dart border. This tray also bears the crest of the Ten Broeck family. The first Ten Broeck settler in America, Wessel Ten Broeck, came to the Colony of New Netherland with Peter Minuit in 1626. The Motto on the Crest reads: "Perge Coepisti" "Go on as you have begun". Dimensions: Weight: 24.7 ozs Troy Length: 12 1/8” Width: 9 5/8” Height: 1” Maker & Marks: Gale & Hayden New York City 1847 Gregg & Hayden Charleston South Carolina (retailer) G&H in oval; O; 1847 in a diamond; G&H in a rectangle. CLICK HERE to see a Ten Broeck Crest.

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Mexican Sterling Designer Large Tea Caddy Urn 1945 Villa

.Mexican Sterling Designer Large Tea Caddy Urn 1945 Villa

code: wb1500

Mexican sterling silver large tea caddy or urn made by the firm of Plata Villa of Mexico City, c.1940- 1945. This wonderful urn has fantastic detail and design elements, starting with its fluted, baluster body decorated with scroll designs. The gilt matte background contrasts nicely with the bright finished alternating silver & gilt fluting and silver scrollwork. The heavy lid has decorations matching the body, a stylized leaf and berry finial and a closed bottom. The urn sits on a heavy circular base. This impressive designer piece is in excellent original condition, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations. Dimensions: Weight: 18 ozs Troy Height: 7 5/8" Diameter: 4 ¼" Maker & Marks: Plata Villa No 27 Insurgentes Mexico City c.1945 STERLING 925; VILLA; stylized V

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Ten Broeck Family Salver Ornate Coin Silver 1847

.Ten Broeck Family Salver Ornate Coin Silver 1847

code: SHC007

American coin silver irregular octagonal footed salver made by Gale & Hayden of New York City and retailed By Gregg & Hayden of Charleston South Carolina, in 1847. This handsome salver is covered with flat chased engraving depicting myriad period scenes, including: a fisherman on a bridge near a large Pagoda; a hunter and his dog; a dog’s head, a church with a large steeple; peacocks; trees; a sailboat on a lake with a castle on the shore; a deer; all surrounded by floral, foliate, scroll, shell & geometric decorations. The salver sits on four, cast, shell and scroll feet. And has a wide, applied dart border. This tray also bears the crest of the Ten Broeck family. The first Ten Broeck settler in America, Wessel Ten Broeck, came to the Colony of New Netherland with Peter Minuit in 1626. The Motto on the Crest reads: " Perge Coepisti" "Go on as you have begun". Dimensions: Weight: 24.7 ozs Troy Length: 12 1/8” Width: 9 5/8” Height: 1” Maker & Marks: Gale & Hayden New York City 1847 Gregg & Hayden Charleston South Carolina (retailer) G&H in oval; O; 1847 in a diamond; G&H in a rectangle. CLICK HERE to see a Ten Broeck Crest.

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English Sterling Four Graces Inkwell 1911

.English Sterling Four Graces Inkwell 1911

code: wb19

English sterling silver Four Graces ink well made by Wakely & Wheeler, London 1911. This exceptional, classical revival style inkwell has a detailed, ornate body decorated with nicely detailed full figure portraits of the Four Graces, one on each of the four panels. Each panel is bordered by figural columns and the body sits on an angled, mask, floral, and foliate decorated base supported by four, cast sphinx splayed feet. The ornate lid has a finial in the form of a wizard holding a mask shield with a snake coiled around one of his arms. The robed figure sits atop a scroll footed pedestal resting on a mask decorated urn. The top of the lid is decorated with masks, floral and foliate decorations and has an engraved, scrollwork border. As this inkwell has such a diversity of detail, some may have been overlooked in the description. It seems to be never ending ☺ The original glass insert is in perfect condition. The overall condition of the inkwell is excellent, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations. Dimensions: Weight: 7.5 ozs Troy Height: 5 ½ " Diagonal: 3 ½ " Maker & Marks: Wakley & Wheeler, London, with a full set of hallmarks, on both the body and lid, for 1911 WW under & in a trefoil, 23Q; Lion Passant; Leopard’s Head; q.

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Francis Crump Sterling Coffee Pot 1761

.Francis Crump Sterling Coffee Pot 1761

code: wb16

English sterling silver coffee pot made by Francis Crump in 1761. This elegant, Georgian coffee pot has an elongated, bellied body with a fancy, scroll decorated spout and handle sockets and an original ebonized wooden handle. This heavy, well made pot sits on a circular, stepped base and the hinged lid has a swirling flame silver finial. There are no monograms or removals and the condition is excellent, with no repairs, removals or alterations. Dimensions: Height 9 ½" Length Spout to Handle 7 ½" Weight 19 ozs Troy Maker & Marks: Francis Crump London England with a full set of Hallmarks for 1761 Lion Passant; Leopard’s Head Crowned; f ; F C in a rectangle. Marked on the body, just under the rim near the handle, as pictured.

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Noah′s Ark Sterling Baby Cup Gorham 1900

.Noah′s Ark Sterling Baby Cup Gorham 1900

code: SHCM016

American sterling silver baby cup or mug in the Noah’s Ark pattern by Gorham, featuring a band of high relief, embossed pairs of animals marching along the body of the cup as they were on their way to board, with Noah and his son standing by the Ark, awaiting their arrival. The decorations take up the middle portion of the cup, with the upper & lower plain parts of the cup being just the places to add your inscription. There is a heavy scroll and shell applied border along the rim. We offer custom hand engraving in any style and design that you wish. The bowl is in excellent, original condition, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations. There is a small dent in the handle. Dimensions: Height 2 7/8” Diameter 2 7/8” Length across the handle 4” Weight 4.1 ozs Troy Maker & Marks: Gorham Silversmiths Providence, Rhode Island, c.1900 - 1930 Gorham; Lion, Anchor, G; STERLING; A4484

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Gyllenberg Art and Crafts Bowl 1925

.Gyllenberg Art and Crafts Bowl 1925

code: SHAC001

American sterling silver hand hammered small round bowl, no monograms or removals, excellent condition. Dimensions: weight 7.3 ozs. Troy; diameter 5 ¾”; height 2 ¼” Maker: marked F. J. R. G, for Frederick J. R. Gyllenberg, Boston Mass. c. 1900-1925. Gyllenberg made silver and copper holloware at the Handicraft shop with Karl Leinonen. The Handicraft Shop was one of Boston′s leading Arts & Crafts centers which employed such notable metalsmiths as Frederick Gyllenberg, Seth Ek, George Gebelein, C. G. Forssen, Karl Leinonen, Rebecca Cauman, Mary Winlock, Sybil Foster, Alfred Swanson, and Mary Catherine Knight, who was initially hired by the Shop′s founder to supervise the operation. The Shop, founded by the Society of Arts and Crafts, opened in 1901 to produce objects made of wood, leather, and metal. By 1906 the Shop was working exclusively in metal.

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Schofield Ribbed Cup No Monogram 1920

.Schofield Ribbed Cup No Monogram 1920

code: BC003

American sterling silver cup, with no monograms or removals, this cup is of good weight and in excellent condition. The tapered body ahs an unusual ribbed design and a sturdy, D shaped strap work handle. Dimensions: Weight 3.5 ozs. Troy, Height 2 7/8”, Diameter 3” Maker: Schofield Co., Baltimore Maryland, c.1920 – 1940 Marks: Shofield mark; Sterling 497

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Baltimore Rose Gravy Boat and Under Plate 1905

.Baltimore Rose Gravy Boat and Under Plate 1905

code: wb612

American sterling silver floral repousse gravy boat and matching under plate or tray in the Baltimore Rose pattern by Schofield Silversmiths of Baltimore, Maryland, c.1905. This wonderful set has a oval, spread foot repousse base and matching handle and is in excellent original condition, with no repairs or alterations. Monogrammed, on the outside of the spout and the center of the under plate EHB in ornate, period script, this very scarce and desirable serving set will be a joy to own and use. Dimensions: Gravy boat: Weight 8.6 ozs Troy,; Height 5 ½”, Length 8” Under plate: Weight 5 ozs Troy; Length 8”; Width 5” Maker: Schofield Silver Company Baltimore, Maryland, c.1905 Marks: STERLING 925/100 FINE; H in a diamond; Lion in a circle; S in a diamond. Good, clear marks.

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Shreve Fourteenth Century Plate 1915

.Shreve Fourteenth Century Plate 1915

code: BPL001

American sterling silver child’s plate in the Arts and Crafts Fourteenth Century pattern by Shreve and Company of San Francisco, California, c.1915. The strap work and the hammering show excellent detail and the plate is in excellent, original condition, with no repairs or alterations. The border of the plate is monogrammed Delos. Dimensions: Weight 5.9 ozs Troy, Diameter 7 ½” Maker: Shreve & Company, San Francisco, California. C.1915 Marks: S Bell S SHREVE&CO STERLING SAN FRANCISCO

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Shreve Fourteenth Century Cup 1915

.Shreve Fourteenth Century Cup 1915

code: wb540

American sterling silver child’s cup in the Arts and Crafts Fourteenth Century pattern by Shreve and Company of San Francisco, California, c.1915. The cup sits on a low, circular foot and the strap handle also has the Fourteenth Century design on both ends. The strap work and the hammering show excellent detail and the cup is in excellent, original condition, with no repairs or alterations. The body of the cup is monogrammed Delos. Dimensions: weight 4.4 ozs Troy, diameter 3 ¾”, height 2 ¾” Maker: Shreve and Company, San Francisco, California, c.1915 Marks: SHREVE&CO; SAN FRANCISCO; STERLING

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Islamic Silver Vase

.Islamic Silver Vase

code: SHV005

Islamic solid silver vase with allover repousse scroll and geometric engraved design, no monograms or removals, excellent condition. Dimensions: weight 17.42 ozs. Troy; height 11”. Maker: Unmarked.

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Coin Silver Cup Repousse Grapevines 1855 Fessenden

.Coin Silver Cup Repousse Grapevines 1855 Fessenden

code: r770

American coin silver cup or mug with repousse grape and vine decorations and applied egg and diamond upper and lower rims made by Fessenden Brothers of Providence, Rhode Island, c.1855.

This ornate pre- Civil War cup is inscribed Susan Wildes Hayes from her Godparents June 17th, '55. Susan was born in Brooklyn New York.

This elegant cup. with its C shaped handle, is 3 7/8" tall, 3" diameter and weighs 124 grams or 4 ozs. Troy.

The excellent original condition, with no removals, repairs or alterations makes this an especially attractive offering.

The cup has a clean interior and is as usable as it is desirable.

The soft, warm, original antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

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