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Cigarette Case Enamel Nude Lady Gorham Sterling Silver 1892

.Cigarette Case Enamel Nude Lady Gorham Sterling Silver 1892

code: wb3981

Silver and enamel cigarette case made by Gorham silversmiths, date marked for 1892. This beautiful case is 3 3/8" long, 2 1/2" wide and weighs 106 grams or 3.4 ozs Troy. Excellent original estate condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$2500.00


Chinese Export Dragon Cigarette Case Sterling Silver 1900

.Chinese Export Dragon Cigarette Case Sterling Silver 1900

code: wb3912

Chinese Export sterling silver cigarette case with high relief Repousse dragon, c.1900. This beautiful cigarette case is 6 7/8" long, 3 1/4" wide and weighs 221 grams or 7.1 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$795.00


Russian 84 Silver Niello Tobacco Box Moscow 1891

.Russian 84 Silver Niello Tobacco Box Moscow 1891

code: wb3776

Russian 84 Standard silver tobacco box with Russian urban landscape decorations, date marked for Moscow 1891, makers initials ДТ. This handsome box is 3 1/2" long, 2" wide and weighs 93 grams or 3 ozs Troy. Monogrammed AF. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$650.00


Sealing Wax Cylinder Taperstick Match Safe Jacob London Sterling Silver 1894

.Sealing Wax Cylinder Taperstick Match Safe Jacob London Sterling Silver 1894

code: wb3729

English sterling silver sealing wax cylinder, seal, match and taperstick safe with striker and taper stick holder by Samuel Jacob having a full set of London Hallmarks for 1896. This scarce and desirable combination sealing wax tool has a long chamber for the sealing wax with a domed V notched topped hinged cap having a man in 16th Century attire as a finial. The short chamber for the matches and tapersticks has a flat topped hinged cap used as a seal, with the initials LIG. The cylinder rests on two elongated ball feet and the striker is on the cylinder atop the short match chamber. The nozzle for the mini taperstick sits just behind the striker. The body of the cylinder has bands ofalternating scroll and floral and swirling fluted Repousse decorations. Both hinges are clean and tight and both caps open and close properly and securely. Weighing 38 grams or 1.2 ozs. Troy, this superb cylinder is 9 1/4" long and 1/2" in diameter. It would make the perfect gift for the person who has almost everything. Monogrammed, if the seal initials would be considered a monogram, as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$695.00


Match Safe Repousse with Faces Sterling Silver 1900

.Match Safe Repousse with Faces Sterling Silver 1900

code: wb3609

American sterling silver repousse floral and scroll decorations with faces, c.1900. This beautiful match safe is 2 1/4" long, 1 1/4" wide and weighs 16 grams. The excellent original condition with no monograms or removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$295.00


Mistress Match Safe Baroque Scroll Battin Sterling Silver 1900 Monogram ALM

.Mistress Match Safe Baroque Scroll Battin Sterling Silver 1900 Monogram ALM

code: wb3455

American sterling silver Mistress match safe in a Baroque scroll design by he Battin Company of Newark New Jersey, c.1900. This ornate, unusual portrait match safe even includes your very own mistress portrait with the original glass cover. The hinged front cover has an ornate, period script monogram: ALM. Both hinges are clean and tight, with the spring action working well. The interior of the safe is lightly gilt. Weighing 32 grams, this elegant and scarce match safe is 2 3/4" long, 1 1/2" wide and 3/8" thick. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$325.00


Mixed Metals Dragon Batfish Juggler Cigar Lamp Gorham 1883

.Mixed Metals Dragon Batfish Juggler Cigar Lamp Gorham 1883

code: wb3376

American copper and sterling silver hand made and hammered cigar lamp by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1883. This nicely detailed dragon handle lamp has an applied sterling silver juggler and a Batfish on the body. All the parts are present, including the filler cap, snuffer and original chain. Having a very nice original patina, this stunning cigar lamp is 3" in diameter, 4" handle to spout and 2 1/2" tall. It weighs 175 grams or 5.6 ozs. Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$795.00


Arts and Crafts Mixed Metal Humidor Shreve San Francisco 1902 Sterling Silver

.Arts and Crafts Mixed Metal Humidor Shreve San Francisco 1902 Sterling Silver

code: wb3206

American Arts and Crafts style humidor by Shreve and Company of San Francisco, c.1902. This attractive, barrel shaped humidor has a barrel shaped body with applied sterling ribbed bands, and applied union shield, engraved May 16, 1902 RHS. The copper ring handles are attached to sterling mounts. The dome shaped lid has a sterling finial handle and a cage for the humidor sponge. The interior is silver plated. This impressive and attractive humidor is 5 3/4" tall, 4 1/2" in diameter and weighs 732 grams or 23.5 ozs. Troy. There are a few minor bumps from normal use. Overall, the piece is in excellent condition and has a nice, original patina. Inscribed and monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$2250.00


American Sterling Silver Match Safe By Whiting Heraldic Pattern 1880

.American Sterling Silver Match Safe By Whiting Heraldic Pattern 1880

code: wb3007

American sterling silver match safe by Whiting, of Massachusettes, with gorgeous repousse scoll motif done in one of their most stunning and oldest patterns, "Heraldic" c.1880. It measures 2 3/8" in length, 1 3/8" in width and weighs 31 grams or 1 Troy ounce. The exceptional original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$310.50