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Heavy Art Deco Sterling Silver Napkin Ring 1930

.Heavy Art Deco Sterling Silver Napkin Ring 1930

code: n1335

American sterling silver Art Deco napkin ring by Herbst and Wassal of Newark New Jersey c.1930. This handsome rectangular napkin ring has stepped applied central plaques and measures 2 3/8" long, 7/8" wide and weighs 47 grams or 1.5 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.

$200.00


Russian 84 Standard Silver Sugar Tongs Pond Lily Engraved 1908 Moscow

.Russian 84 Standard Silver Sugar Tongs Pond Lily Engraved 1908 Moscow

code: wb3719

Russian 84 Standard silver sugar tongs with beautiful Art Nouveau pond lily engravings, Moscow 1908-1917. These elegant tongs are 5 5/8" long and weigh 40 grams or 1.3 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.

$225.00


Repousse Tea Strainer Sterling Silver Jenkins And Jenkins 1910

.Repousse Tea Strainer Sterling Silver Jenkins And Jenkins 1910

code: wb3720

American sterling silver tea strainer in the Repousse pattern by Jenkins & Jenkins, c.1910. This beautiful tea strainer is 7 5/8" long and weighs 60 grams or 1.9 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.

$325.00


Ornate Repousse Water Pitcher Gorham Sterling Silver 1901

.Ornate Repousse Water Pitcher Gorham Sterling Silver 1901

code: wb3721

American sterling silver water pitcher with acanthus leaf ornate repousse decorations, Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1901. This beautiful pitcher is 7" tall, 7" across the handle and weighs 439 grams or 14.1 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.

$1495.00


Mythological Large Ornate Figural Paper Clip Sterling Silver 1892

.Mythological Large Ornate Figural Paper Clip Sterling Silver 1892

code: wb3722

English sterling silver large ornate open work Mythological paper clip with engine turned background, by Samuel Jacob with a full set of London Hallmarks for 1892. The hinge is clean and tight and the spring action works well. This beautiful clip is 4 1/8" long, 2 7/8" wide and weighs 89 grams or 2.86 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.

$345.00


Sugar Caster Cobalt Glass Liner Graff Washburn and Dunne 1910

.Sugar Caster Cobalt Glass Liner Graff Washburn and Dunne 1910

code: wb3726

American sterling silver sugar caster with beautiful Gothic open work design and cobalt blue glass insert, by Graff, Washbourne & Dunn of New York City, c.1910. This elegant shaker is 6 3/4" tall, 3" in diameter, silver weight is 150 grams or 4.8 ozs Troy. Monogrammed FMA in an ornate period script in the center of the body within an ornate engraved wreath cartouche. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The cobalt glass insert is without defects.

$575.00


Ornate Silver and Porcelain Paper Clip Gorham 1895

.Ornate Silver and Porcelain Paper Clip Gorham 1895

code: wb3727

American sterling silver gilt paper clip with ornate open work top featuring a portrait porcelain plaque of a lady reading, Gorham date marked for 1895. This beautiful clip is 3 1/4" long, 1 3/4" wide and weighs 64 grams or 2.06 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 or removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The Spring and hinge are clean and tight, excellent operating condition.

$495.00


USMA Napkin Ring Earl Shuman Gruver Class of 1923 Sterling Silver

. USMA Napkin Ring Earl Shuman Gruver Class of 1923 Sterling Silver

code: n1329

American sterling silver napkin ring by L. H. Markowitz of New York City for the United Stated Military Academy at West Point, New York. This was the West Point Mess napkin ring of Cadet Earl Shuman Gruver, class of 1923. It weighs 50 grams or 1.6 ozs. Troy and is 1 3/4" in diameter and 1 1/4" tall. It has a textured surface. Inscribed 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 Major General Earl S. Gruver was born in Easton, Pennsylvania in 1898. He was an enlisted man in WWI, securing an appointment to West Point from Pennsylvania after the War. He graduated from the Point in 1923. From 1929 until 1935, General Gruver was a gunnery test officer at Aberdeen Proving Ground and then helped provide Ordnance support for mechanized cavalry at Fort Eustis, Virginia and Fort Knox, Kentucky. He returned to West Point as an instructor in ordnance and gunnery for several years, and then attended the Command and General Staff College, completing the course there in 1938. Several other assignments at Fort Benning and Fort Knox followed, and in 1942 he became the Ordnance Officer for the U.S. Military Mission in Cairo, Egypt. He later was responsible for the depots, shops, and schools which supported the British Eighth Army with U.S. materiel, including the supervision of maintenance on all equipment. Transferred to England late in 1944 as Deputy Ordnance Officer for the Services of Supply Headquarters, he also prepared plans for the invasion of Europe as Chief of the Planning Division, Ordnance Section. He was Chief of the Industrial Activities Division in the Office of the Under Secretary of War from 1945 to 1946, and then served in Panama as Ordnance Officer, Panama Canal Department, and later as Ordnance Officer, U.S. Army Caribbean. General Gruver retired in 1955, and died in 1963.

$395.00


Shell Dessert Spoons 4 Everard Benjamin Bridgeport CT 1830 Coin Silver

. Shell Dessert Spoons 4 Everard Benjamin Bridgeport CT 1830 Coin Silver

code: wb3718

American coin silver shell pattern dessert spoons by Everard Benjamin and Co. of Bridgeport Connecticut, c.1840. Each of these attractive spoons has a shell back stamp on the bowl and is 7 3/8" long, with the four weighing a total of 134 grams or 4.3 0zs. Troy. The front of the shell handle has an ornate, period script monogram: WJW. 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.

$225.00


Aesthetic Vase Sterling Silver William Gale Jr 1866

.Aesthetic Vase Sterling Silver William Gale Jr 1866

code: wb3714

American sterling silver vase with central wreath band and Bacchus (Roman God of wine) mask decorations, made by William Gale Jr. c.1866 This beautiful vase is 8 1/8" tall and weighs 290 grams or 9.3 ozs Troy and is monogrammed ABC in a period script. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$950.00


Dutch First Standard Large Ornate Sugar Shakers Sterling Silver

.Dutch First Standard Large Ornate Sugar Shakers Sterling Silver

code: wb3715

Large ornate first standard 934 sterling silver sugar shakers with open work floral finials, c.1890. The date marks are on the sleeve of the lad and are rubbed These beautiful large shakers are each 9 5/8" tall and weigh a total of 988 grams or 32 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.

$2250.00


Repousse Salt and Pepper Shakers Sterling Silver Durgin 1885

.Repousse Salt and Pepper Shakers Sterling Silver Durgin 1885

code: wb3709

American sterling silver salt and pepper shakers in a Repousse pattern by Durgin, c.1885. These beautiful shakers are 2 1/4" tall, 1 3/4" in diameter and weigh a total of 92 grams or 3 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.

$350.00


Swarm of Cupids Address Book Sterling Silver Louis Vuitton

.Swarm of Cupids Address Book Sterling Silver Louis Vuitton

code: wb3710

American sterling silver address book binder by Mauser c. 1890, with the inside of the address book being professionally redone to fit the Louis Vuitton address book. It even has a sleeve pocket on the inside of the back cover. The intricate, open work silver cover by Mauser features over a dozen cupids holding flowers in the clouds. Modeled after The Swarm of Cupids painting by the French artist Jean-Honoré Fragonard, the ornate cover has a larger blank reserve in he center and a baluster border. This handsome beautiful address book is 9 1/4" long and 5 3/4" wide. 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.

$750.00


Nursery Rhyme Sterling Silver Baby Bowl and Underplate International 1928

.Nursery Rhyme Sterling Silver Baby Bowl and Underplate International 1928

code: wb3711

American nursery rhyme baby bowl and underplate, International Silver Co. 1928. This beautiful bowl has 10 panels of nursery rhymes including: Old Woman in a Shoe, Pussy′s in the Well, Mending Day, Scrubbing Day, Hickory Dickory Dock, Baa Baa Black Sheep, Pat-A-Cake, Tom the Piper′s Son and I like little Pussy, this beautiful bowl is 4 5/8" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall, it has a monogram MCL. The plate has 14 panels of nursery rhymes including: Jack and Jill, Little Boy Blue, Come Blow your Horn, Ironing Day, Two Black Birds ets. This beautiful plate is 6 3/4" in diameter and is inscribed on the bottom: Milton Cass Lightner From his Godfather John Conrad Cattus January 22 1928. Total silver weight is 340 grams or 10.9 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 removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$750.00


Repousse Dresser Jar S Kirk And Son Sterling Silver 1925

.Repousse Dresser Jar S Kirk And Son Sterling Silver 1925

code: wb3705

American sterling silver dresser jar in the Repousse pattern by S. Kirk & Son Inc. 1925. This beautiful jar is 4" in diameter, 2 3/4" tall and weighs 201 grams or 6.5 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.

$650.00


Rose And Scroll Dresser Box Gorham Sterling Silver 1890

.Rose And Scroll Dresser Box Gorham Sterling Silver 1890

code: wb3707

American sterling silver large oval dresser box in a Rose and Scroll pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, 1890s. This beautiful box is 5 3/8" long, 3 3/8" wide and weighs 178 grams or 5.7 ozs Troy. Monogrammed EEO in an ornate period script. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$695.00


Empire Soap Box Sterling Silver Durgin 1895

.Empire Soap Box Sterling Silver Durgin 1895

code: wb3701

American sterling silver soap box in the Empire pattern by Durgin, c.1890s. This beautiful box measures 3 1/2" long, 2 1/2" wide and weighs 94 grams or 3 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.

$350.00


Figural Cupid Tea Strainer 800 Silver 1890s

.Figural Cupid Tea Strainer 800 Silver 1890s

code: wb3703

German 800 silver hexagonal figural tea strainer, c.1890s. This beautiful tea strainer is 6 3/4" long and weighs 64 grams or 2.05 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. Monogrammed HB in an ornate period script on the back of the handle. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$295.00


Medallion Ice Spoon Gorham Sterling Silver Patent 1864

.Medallion Ice Spoon Gorham Sterling Silver Patent 1864

code: wb3693

American sterling silver ice spoon or ladle in the Medallion pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, Patent 1864, Retailed by Geo C Shreve. of San Francisco. This rare ice server is 10 5/8" long and weighs 99 grams or 3.2 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed S in an ornate period script on the back of the handle, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$1250.00


Repousse Dresser Jar Reed And Barton Sterling Silver 1900

.Repousse Dresser Jar Reed And Barton Sterling Silver 1900

code: wb3695

American sterling silver floral Repousse dresser jar by Reed & Barton, c.1900s. This beautiful jar is 3 1/4" in diameter, 2 1/2" tall and weighs 107 grams or 3.4 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no machine polishing, no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$550.00


Floral Enamel Salt And Pepper Shakers Sterling Silver ONC 1970

.Floral Enamel Salt And Pepper Shakers Sterling Silver ONC 1970

code: wb3696

Arts and crafts sterling silver salt and pepper shakers, blue green enamel decorations, Old Newbury Crafters, c.1970. These handsome shakers are 2 1/4" and 2 3/4" tall, 1 3/4" in diameter and weigh a total of 173 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.

$695.00


Wave Edge Pastry Server Pierced Gilt Blade Tiffany And Co 1884

.Wave Edge Pastry Server Pierced Gilt Blade Tiffany And Co 1884

code: wb3697

American sterling silver pastry server in the Wave Edge pattern with a pierced, gilt blade by Tiffany & Co. Patent 1884, Block M mark. This handsome server is 11" long and weighs 139 grams or 4.5 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 or removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$1500.00


Note Pad Holder Tiffany And Co Sterling Silver 1890s

.Note Pad Holder Tiffany And Co Sterling Silver 1890s

code: wb3698

Tiffany & Co sterling silver and walnut note pad holder, date marked for 1891-1902. This elegant holder is 10 7/8" long, 7" wide. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, monogrammed K O′ S, no repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$695.00


Figural Cupid Tea Strainer Marshall Fields 1900

.Figural Cupid Tea Strainer Marshall Fields 1900

code: wb3699

American sterling silver tea strainer with floral and figural decorations, playing cupids and birds, Marshal Fields, c.1900s. This beautiful tea strainer is 5 7/8" long, 3 3/4" wide and weighs 87 grams or 2.8 ozs Troy. Monogrammed WW. 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.

$295.00


Medallion PerfumeBottle Sterling Silver 1880s

.Medallion PerfumeBottle Sterling Silver 1880s

code: wb3692

American sterling silver perfume bottle with beautiful hammered finish and Medallion decorations, c.1880s. This handsome bottle is 3 5/8" long and weighs 10 grams. The excellent 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.

$325.00


Beaded Ornate Large Serving Tongs Bailey And Co Coin Silver 1860

.Beaded Ornate Large Serving Tongs Bailey And Co Coin Silver 1860

code: wb3691

American coin silver large serving tongs in a Beaded pattern by Bailey & Co, Philadelphia, Pa, c.1860s. The bowl has an intricate open work scroll, foliate and floral design and the large claw is nicely detailed. These handsome tongs are 9 5/8" long and weigh a total of 150 grams or 4.8 ozs Troy. The excellent 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.

$750.00


Rosette Border Engraved Napkin Ring Ball Feet Coin Silver Aug 12 1875 SL

.Rosette Border Engraved Napkin Ring Ball Feet Coin Silver Aug 12 1875 SL

code: n1339

American coin silver ball footed napkin ring with applied Rosette borders and a Palmette engraved body with a scroll cartouche containing the inscription: SL Aug 12TH 1875. This handsome napkin ring is 1 13/16" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall, 2"+ tall when resting on its four ball feet and weighs a respectable 47 grams or 1.5 ozs. Troy. Inscribed 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.

$225.00


Swedish Modern Sandwich Tongs Allan Adler 1960 Sterling Silver

. Swedish Modern Sandwich Tongs Allan Adler 1960 Sterling Silver

code: wb3690

American Arts and Crafts hand made hand hammered sandwich or asparagus tongs in the Swedish Modern pattern by Allan Adler Silversmiths of Los Angeles, c.1960. These special hand made tongs are 7 3/4" long, with flat bowls 2 3/4" wide and 2 1/2" long. The tongs weigh 181 grams or 5.8 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.

$850.00


Indian Coin Silver Napkin Ring Architectural Landscape

.Indian Coin Silver Napkin Ring Architectural Landscape

code: n1338

Indian coin silver figural, Architectural landscape napkin ring, c.1900. This beautiful napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter 1 1/4" tall and weighs 32 grams or 1.05 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.

$125.00


Cherub Basket Floral Handle Scroll Shell Body and Base Sterling Silver 1850

.Cherub Basket Floral Handle Scroll Shell Body and Base Sterling Silver 1850

code: wb3683

Continental sterling silver ornate basket with a fixed cast floral handle attached to the body with cherubs. There is a partially rubbd amrk under the base. The ornate, open work ornate scroll and shell body sits on a conforming spread foot. Weighing 138 grams or 4.4 ozs. Troy, this special basket is 5" tall, 5 1/2" long and 3 1/2" wide. 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.

$425.00