Recent Acquisitions



Madeira Bottle Tag, Liquor Ticket Lable London 1821 William Bateman I

.Madeira Bottle Tag, Liquor Ticket Lable London 1821 William Bateman I

code: wb3539

English sterling silver MADEIRA bottle label, tag or ticket by William Bateman I date marked for London 1821. This handsome Madeira label is 1 5/8" long, 1" wide and weighs 11 grams. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$150.00


Georgian Silver Rum Bottle Tag, Liquor Ticket Edinburgh 1813

.Georgian Silver Rum Bottle Tag, Liquor Ticket Edinburgh 1813

code: wb3541

English Georgian sterling silver RUM bottle label, tag or ticket by William Cunningham I date marked for Edinburgh 1813. This handsome Rum label is 1 5/8" long, 7/8" wide and weighs 9 grams. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$150.00


Figural Squirrel Oak Leaf Serving Spoon Sterling Silver 1870

.Figural Squirrel Oak Leaf Serving Spoon Sterling Silver 1870

code: wb3542

American sterling silver figural three dimensional cast squirrel, acorn and oak leaf serving spoon with bright cut scroll decorations in the shaped, fluted bowl, with traces of its original gilding and an oak leaf open work hood growing from the wire work and branch, collared and beaded handle, c.1870. This beautiful spoon is 10" long and weighs 98 grams or 3.2 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no monograms or removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. This is on of the most exceptional spoons we have yet to see.

$1895.00


Child′s Mug Repousse Floral William Ker Reid Newcastle Sterling Silver 1851

.Child′s Mug Repousse Floral William Ker Reid Newcastle Sterling Silver 1851

code: wb3544

English sterling silver child′s mug or Christening cup by William Ker(r) Reid of Newcastle, with a full set of London Hallmarks for 1851. This lovely Repousse floral mug sits on an ornate, foliate circular, shaped base and has a double reverse C scroll handle. William Ker(r) Reid Son of Christian Ker-Reid (of Newcastle) free by redemption 2 November 1814. First mark entered as plateworker, in partnership with Joseph Cradock (q.v.) 8 June 1812. Address: 67 Leather Lane. Moved before 19 August 1819, to 3 Carey Street, Lincoln′s Inn Fields. Second mark (two sizes), 19 August 1819. Third mark, 24 September 1824. Fourth mark alone as plateworker, 8 November 1825. Address: 5 Bream′s Buildings, Chancery Lane. Fifth mark, 21 February 1826. Sixth (three sizes), 3 May 1828. Elected Livery, April 1818. His son William Ker Jr., was apprenticed to him 1846, and another Edward, Free by patrimony 1844. William Sr died 1 February 1868. The front of the mug has an ornate Repousse scroll and foliate cartouche containing the ornate, period script monogram: EB. Weighing 139 grams or 4.5 ozs. Troy, this elegant and very desirable mug is 3 5/8" tall, 2 3/4" in diameter and 4" across the handle. 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.

$695.00


Pottery Form Mug Thomas Whipham Charles Wright 1762 Sterling Silver No Monograms

.Pottery Form Mug Thomas Whipham Charles Wright 1762 Sterling Silver No Monograms

code: wb3587

English sterling silver mug with a bulbous lower body and a 15 lined cylindrical upper portion with a lined, strap handle by Thomas Whipham and Charles Wright, having a full set of London Hallmarks for 1762. This most unusual early George III mug seems to be styled after a pottery mug a century earlier, perhaps taken from a North Devon design. Weighing 177 grams or 5.7 ozs. Troy, this special mug is 3 1/8" tall, 2 1/2" in diameter at the neck, 3 3/8" in diameter at the widest point and 3 5/8" across the handle. 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


Large Punch Ladle International Silver 1910

.Large Punch Ladle International Silver 1910

code: wb3531

American sterling silver punch ladle by International Silver Company, c.1910. This elegant large ladle is 15" long and weighs 245 grams or 7.9 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.

$450.00


Basket of Flowers Sugar Tongs Forbes Tenney Coin Silver 1830 Monogram SB

. Basket of Flowers Sugar Tongs Forbes Tenney Coin Silver 1830 Monogram SB

code: wb3532

American coin silver sugar tongs in the Basket of Flowers pattern by John Wolf Forbes and retailed by William I. Tenney, both of New York City, c.1830. The top of the bow has an ornate, period script monogram: SB. These large, elegant tongs are 6 1/2" long and weigh 33 grams or 1.1 ozs. Troy. 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


Early Richard Burbridge Napkin Ring Harrod′s Sterling Silver 1912 London

.Early Richard Burbridge Napkin Ring Harrod′s Sterling Silver 1912 London

code: n1252

English sterling silver Arts and Crafts napkin Ring By Richard Burbridge for Harrod′s Stores, with a full set of London Hallmarks for 1912. This early Burbridge napkin ring has applied rope borders and is 1 7/8" in diameter and 1 1/4" tall, weighing 28 grams. 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.

$195.00


Scroll Foliate Napkin Ring Sterling Silver London 1901 No Monograms

.Scroll Foliate Napkin Ring Sterling Silver London 1901 No Monograms

code: n1253

English sterling silver engraved scroll and foliate napkin ring by James Wakely and Frank Clark Wheeler with a full set of London Hallmarks for 1901. This elegant napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter, 1 1/8" tall and weighs 27 grams. 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.

$75.00


Love Disarmed Waffle Server Sterling Silver No Monograms

.Love Disarmed Waffle Server Sterling Silver No Monograms

code: wb3530

American sterling silver waffle server in the Love Disarmed pattern by Reed and Barton Silversmiths, first introduced in 1899. This piece dates from c.1970 and is not new. This ornate server has a pierced blade and is 11 1/4" long and weighs a substantial 262 grams or 8.4 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.

$450.00


Floral Napkin Ring Fence Post Rail Cartouche Durgin Sterling Silver 1880

.Floral Napkin Ring Fence Post Rail Cartouche Durgin Sterling Silver 1880

code: n1227

American sterling silver Aesthetic style napkin ring with engraved floral and foliate decorations surrounding a large, blank cartouche formed by fence posts and rails by William B. Durgin, c.1880. This ornate and elegant napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 36 grams or 1.2 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.

$175.00


Engine Turned Napkin Ring Coin Silver Monogram OFC 1870

.Engine Turned Napkin Ring Coin Silver Monogram OFC 1870

code: n1228

American coin silver engine turned napkin ring with milled borders and an oval cartouche containing a period script monogram: OFC. This handsome napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter, 1 1/8" tall and weighs 27 grams. 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.

$95.00


Aesthetic Coin Silver Napkin Ring Wood and Hughes 1875 Monogram MLB

. Aesthetic Coin Silver Napkin Ring Wood and Hughes 1875 Monogram MLB

code: n1230

American coin silver Aesthetic napkin ring by Wood & Hughes c. 1875. This elegant napkin ring features a central band of die rolled fleur-de-lis, palm frond and rosette decorations heaving beaded borders, surrounding a rectangular cartouche containing an ornate period monogram MLB. Dimensions: 1 3/4" - 1 3/4", weight 48 grams or 1.5 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$175.00


Architecural Napkin Ring Beaded Coin Silver 1860 Monogram MEJ

.Architecural Napkin Ring Beaded Coin Silver 1860 Monogram MEJ

code: n1232

American coin silver Architectural Repousse napkin ring with applied beaded borders and a bellied body, having a period script monogram: MEJ inside a Scroll bordered cartouche, c.1860. Weighing 24 grams, this ornate and interesting napkin ring is 2" in diameter and 1 1/4" tall. 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.

$245.00


Aesthetic Coin Silver Napkin Ring Wood and Hughes 1875 Monogram AWS

.Aesthetic Coin Silver Napkin Ring Wood and Hughes 1875 Monogram AWS

code: n1233

American coin silver Aesthetic napkin ring by Wood & Hughes c. 1875. This elegant napkin ring features a central band of die rolled fleur-de-lis, palm frond and rosette decorations heaving beaded borders, surrounding a rectangular cartouche containing an ornate period monogram AWS. Dimensions: 1 3/4" - 1 3/4", weight 43 grams or 1.4 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing

$175.00


Russian Crossed Sickles Engraved Napkin Ring 84 Standard Silver 1895

. Russian Crossed Sickles Engraved Napkin Ring 84 Standard Silver 1895

code: n1236

A most unusual Russian 84 standard silver engraved foliate napkin ring with short and long handled crossed sickles being central to the design, with an assay mark for St Petersburg, c,1895, maker′s mark: A.K. Weighing 25 grams, this special napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter and 1 1/4" tall. 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.

$145.00


Old English Napkin Ring Towle Sterling Silver 1892 Monogram JLH

.Old English Napkin Ring Towle Sterling Silver 1892 Monogram JLH

code: n1237

American sterling silver ornate floral, shell and scroll napkin ring in the Old English pattern by Towle Silversmiths, c.1892, pattern number 8694. This ornate and scarce napkin ring has a period monogram: JLH and we apologize for the pictures which show the monogram upside down. Weighing 26 grams, this special napkin ring is 1 7/8" in diameter and 1 5/8" tall. 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


Chinese Export Silver Napkin Ring Bamboo Shanghai 1945 Robert Bernard

. Chinese Export Silver Napkin Ring Bamboo Shanghai 1945 Robert Bernard

code: n1238

Late Chinese export silver napkin ring with three Chinese characters, Bamboo rims and a central applied medallion inscribed: Robert Bernard, 1945 (above) Shanghai China (below). The Chinese characters represent Heaven, Good Luck and a third one which we cannot identify. Weighing 31 grams, this unusual napkin ring is 1 7/8" in diameter and 1 1/4" tall. 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.

$125.00


Shell Scroll Napkin Ring Towle Sterling Silver 1900 Monogram NWH

. Shell Scroll Napkin Ring Towle Sterling Silver 1900 Monogram NWH

code: n1240

American sterling silver Baroque shell and scroll napkin ring by Towle Silversmiths, c.1900, with a period script monogram: N.W.H. This ornate napkin ring is 1 15/16" in diameter, 1 3/8" tall and weighs 30 grams. 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.

$145.00


Pond Lily Napkin Ring Gorham B209 Sterling Silver 1890 Monogram AMT

. Pond Lily Napkin Ring Gorham B209 Sterling Silver 1890 Monogram AMT

code: n1243

American sterling silver Art Nouveau napkin ring in the Pond Lily pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, B209 c.1890, with an ornate, period script monogram AMT. This elegant, ornate napkin ring is 2" in diameter, 1 3/4" tall and weighs 47 grams or 1.5 ozs. Troy. 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.

$375.00


Ribbon and Thread Napkin Ring La Pierre 1900 Sterling Silver Monogram A

. Ribbon and Thread Napkin Ring La Pierre 1900 Sterling Silver Monogram A

code: n1245

American sterling Silver napkin ring with applied ribbon and thread rims and a gilt interior by the La Pierre Silver Co., c.1900. This elegant napkin ring has an ornate period monogram A and is 2" in diameter and 1 1/4" tall, weighing 22 grams. 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.

$110.00


Shell Scroll Napkin Napkin Ring Coin Silver Monogram SHB 1886

. Shell Scroll Napkin Napkin Ring Coin Silver Monogram SHB 1886

code: n1246

American coin silver Baroque shell and scroll napkin ring, monogrammed S.H.B and inscribed 1886. Weighing 20 grams, it is 2" in diameter and 1" tall. Monogrammed and 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.

$95.00


Federal Coin Silver Sugar Tongs Philadelphia Henry Erwin 1800

.Federal Coin Silver Sugar Tongs Philadelphia Henry Erwin 1800

code: wb3518

American coin silver sugar tongs with engraved grape decorations, Henry Erwin, Philadelphia 1800. These beautiful tongs are 6 5/8" long and weigh 51 grams or 1.6 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed HRW in an ornate period script, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$150.00


Norman Hammered Fish Serving Set Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

.Norman Hammered Fish Serving Set Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

code: wb3520

American sterling silver Arts And Crafts fish serving set in the Norman Hammered pattern by Shreve & Co, 1909. This handsome, heavy set weighs 269 grams or 8.6 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, there is a cutout monogram L, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$795.00


Norman Hammered Set of 5 Dinner Knives Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

.Norman Hammered Set of 5 Dinner Knives Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

code: wb3523

American sterling silver Arts And Crafts set of 5 dinner knives in the Norman Hammered pattern by Shreve & Co, 1909. These handsome knives are 9 1/4" long. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$395.00


Norman Hammered Set of 14 Teaspoons Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

.Norman Hammered Set of 14 Teaspoons Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

code: wb3524

American sterling silver Arts And Crafts set of 14 teaspoons in the Norman Hammered pattern by Shreve & Co, 1909. These handsome spoons are 5 7/8" long and weigh a total of 475 grams or 15.3 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$795.00


Norman Hammered Set of 4 Butter Spreaders Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

.Norman Hammered Set of 4 Butter Spreaders Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

code: wb3526

American sterling silver Arts And Crafts set of 4 flat handle butter knives in the Norman Hammered pattern by Shreve & Co, 1909. These handsome knives are 6 1/8" long and weigh a total of 122 grams or 4 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$280.00


Norman 16 Luncheon or Dessert Forks Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

.Norman 16 Luncheon or Dessert Forks Shreve And Co Sterling Silver 1909

code: wb3527

American sterling silver Arts And Crafts set of 16 luncheon or dessert forks in the Norman Hammered pattern by Shreve & Co, 1909. These handsome forks are 6 7/8" long and weigh a total of 752 grams or 24.2 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$1750.00


Federal Coin Silver Soup Ladle Robert Wilson 1810

.Federal Coin Silver Soup Ladle Robert Wilson 1810

code: wb3528

American Federal coin silver soup ladle by Robert Wilson, Philadelphia PA, c.1810. This elegant soup ladle is 14 3/8" long and weighs 180 grams or 5.8 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. N monograms or removals.

$295.00


Antique 14K Gold Brooch White Yellow Paste Stones 1850

. Antique 14K Gold Brooch White Yellow Paste Stones 1850

code: wb3515

14K yellow gold hand engraved antique brooch with yellow and white paste stones, c.1850. This attractive and unusual scroll form brooch has hand engraved scroll and floral decorations and is 2" wide, 1 1/2" wide and had three hanging hand made gold chains suspended from it lower edges. The brooch weighs 13 grams and has been carefully tested for gold content and found to be at least 14K.

$695.00