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Large Serving Plate French Sterling Silver 1756

.Large Serving Plate French Sterling Silver 1756

code: wb4095

Antique French 950 sterling silver large Serving Plate or Charger by Jean Joseph Bourgarel, Aix en Provence 1756. This elegant French Provincial plate is 12" in diameter and weighs 903 grams or 29 ozs Troy, it bears a crest of a crown, a lamb and three stars. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original estate condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$1825.00


Round Pedestal Plateau Cake Stand Sterling Silver Gale Dominick and Haff 1870

.Round Pedestal Plateau Cake Stand Sterling Silver Gale Dominick and Haff 1870

code: wb4096

Antique American sterling silver round pedestal plateau wedding cake stand with beaded border and applied ivy leaf decorations, made by Gale Dominick & Haff, New York, 1870-1872. This beautiful stand is 11" in diameter, 13 1/2" base diameter, 2 3/4" tall and weighs 1383 grams or 44.5 ozs Troy, it is monogrammed ABL in a period script. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original estate condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$3950.00


Antique English Tastevin Wine Taster Sterling Silver London 1679

.Antique English Tastevin Wine Taster Sterling Silver London 1679

code: wb4097

English sterling silver tastevin or wine taster bearing a full set of Hallmarks for London 1679. This handsome wine taster is 3 1/2" across the handles, 2 1/2" in diameter, 5/8" deep and weighs 22 grams. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent estate original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$2500.00


Ornate Serving Set Fork Spoon Enamel Open Work Decorations Sterling Silver 1890

.Ornate Serving Set Fork Spoon Enamel Open Work Decorations Sterling Silver 1890

code: wb4088

American sterling silver serving set consisting of a fork and aspoon, c.1890. The set is allover gilt and with full length twist handles that are shaped into an oval to accommodate an applied, pierced panesl with scroll open work, Fleur-de-Lis, crescent, floral and foliate decorations and a Lion body finial, all accented by Turquoise enamel. This beautiful set is 8 1/4" long and weighs 118 grams or 3.8 ozs Troy, both pieces are monogrammed MC in an ornate 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.

$850.00


Dolphin Shell Covered Pedestal Bowl Italian 800 Silver 1900

.Dolphin Shell Covered Pedestal Bowl Italian 800 Silver 1900

code: wb4089

Italian 800 standard silver covered pedestal oval serving bowl having an overall fish scale surface with shell handles, a Dolphin finial on the lid and a conforming oval base with dolphin and shell supports, c.1900. This truly elegant and nicely detailed serving bowl is 4 3/4" across the handles, 5 1/4" tall, 4" long, 3" wide and 2 3/8" deep, weighing 245 grams or 7.9 ozs. Troy. The interior is gilt and the underside is marked with a cauldron, flanked by the number 800. 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.

$950.00


French Provincial Sugar Jam Bowl Winged Snake Handles 950 Sterling Silver

.French Provincial Sugar Jam Bowl Winged Snake Handles 950 Sterling Silver

code: wb4090

French Provincial, Lyon, 950 standard silver covered sugar, jam or sweet meat bowl, 1813 - 1830, maker′s mark: FC over S for François Cécil Soccard. It also has an unknown to us Stag Head mark, very similar to the discharge mark used in Nantes during the mid 18th C. This most unusual oval pedestal serving bowl has the usual array of marks on the lid, body and base, plus the unusual aforementioned Stag head mark and another unknown script mark on the inner rim of the lid: EST. The mark is next to a Lyon Grosse Garantie mark. The body has a 1st Standard Provincial assay mark, with another Provincial Garantie mark on the cut work of the base along with yet another unknown mark of a square cross with intersecting rays. The lid and underside of the base have buriladas or vous ciselé marks taken by the assayer. The makers′ mark is struck under the base, inside the bowl and on the underside of the lid. The handles are in the forms of winged, footed serpents and the oval body has drapery on the rim and on a central band. The base has a cut work riser and conforming drapery on the lower rim, sitting on four ball feet. The lid has a domed leaf form handle. Weighing 449 grams or 14.4 ozs. Troy, this especially attractive and desirable bowl is 8 3/8" across the handles, 7 3/8" tall, 5 3/4" long, 4 3/8" wide and 3 1/2" deep. 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.

$1950.00


Coin Silver Napkin Ring Aesthetyc Style Scroll Borders 1870

.Coin Silver Napkin Ring Aesthetyc Style Scroll Borders 1870

code: n1424

American coin silver napkin ring with applied embossed scroll borders, c.1870. This beautiful napkin ring is 2" tall, 1 7/8" in diameter and weighs 54 grams or 1.7 ozs Troy.The ring is monogrammed LH 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.

$225.00


Large Serving Bowl Griffon and Lion Mask Decorations Nuremberg 1840

.Large Serving Bowl Griffon and Lion Mask Decorations Nuremberg 1840

code: wb4087

Antique German footed large sugar bowl or serving bowl with open work griffon and acanthus leaf decorations, the bowl has three high relief applied lion masks and sits on three long feet, Nuremberg, c.1940. This beautiful bowl is 6 5/8" tall, 5 1/2" in diameter, the bowl has a clear glass liner, silver weight is 488 grams or 15.7 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.

$1250.00


Renaissance Dinner and Luncheon Flatware Set 800 Silver 1890 Bruckmann

.Renaissance Dinner and Luncheon Flatware Set 800 Silver 1890 Bruckmann

code: wb4079

German 800 silver flatware set, 96 pieces dinner and luncheon size, amazing Renaissance Revival example, BRUCKMANN & SÖHNE - Heilbronn, c.1890. Founded in 1806. The firm trained its own designers, silversmiths, chasers and engravers. The set also has French import marks. This beautiful set consists of: 12 Dinner Knives 10 1/4" long, 12 Dinner Forks 8 1/4" long, 12 Luncheon Knives 8 3/4" long, 12 Luncheon Forks 7 1/4" long, 12 Table or Serving Spoons 8 3/8" long, 12 Dessert Spoons 7 1/4" long, 12 Teaspoons 5 3/4" long, 12 Demitasse Spoons 4 1/2" long, Total silver weight is 3664 grams or 118 ozs Troy, excluding knives,each piece in this set is monogrammed LR. 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.

$9500.00


Antique Large Covered Chalice 830 Silver 1885

.Antique Large Covered Chalice 830 Silver 1885

code: wb4080

Antique German 830 Standard silver ornate large covered chalice, decorated with cupids, lions and dolphins, c.1885. This beautiful cup is 14" tall, 4 1/4" in diameter and weighs 444 grams or 14.3 ozs Troy, it is inscribed d 15 September 1885 and monogrammed TSC in an ornate 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.

$1250.00


English Candlesticks Sterling Silver Sheffield 1931

.English Candlesticks Sterling Silver Sheffield 1931

code: wb4081

English sterling silver pair of candlesticks with ornate floral Repousse decorations, the sticks bear a full set of Hallmarks for Sheffield 1931, made by Emile Viner. These beautiful candlesticks are 650 grams or 21 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.

$1295.00


Coin Silver Large Goblet Oak and Leaves Decorations 1860

.Coin Silver Large Goblet Oak and Leaves Decorations 1860

code: wb4082

American coin silver large goblet with oak and leaf chased decorations, M. W G & Bro, c.1860. This beautiful goblet is 6 1/2" tall, 3 5/8" in diameter and weighs 215 grams or 6.9 ozs Troy. The goblet is inscribed To B O Sheckles as a token of Gratitude. 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.

$850.00


Large Arts and Crafts Dresser Box Special Order Gorham Sterling Silver 1915

.Large Arts and Crafts Dresser Box Special Order Gorham Sterling Silver 1915

code: wb4083

American sterling silver Arts and Crafts dresser or desk box with hammered finish made and removable insert, the production number 5400 enclosed in a rectangle indicates it was a special order by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1915. This handsome half round box is 8 1/4" long, 5 1/2" wide, 1 1/4" deep and weighs 708 grams or 22.7 ozs Troy, it is monogrammed MMR 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.

$2500.00


Tiffany Baby Porringer Sterling Silver Squirrel Acorn Decorations 1900

.Tiffany Baby Porringer Sterling Silver Squirrel Acorn Decorations 1900

code: wb4078

American sterling silver baby porringer with applied squirrels and acid etched acorn decorations, made by Tiffany & Co, c.1900. This beautiful porringer is 7 1/4" across the handle, 4 7/8" in diameter, 3 1/2" deep and weighs 284 grams or 9.1 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.

$1950.00


Easter 1905 Napkin Ring Ribbon Thread International Sterling Silver EW

.Easter 1905 Napkin Ring Ribbon Thread International Sterling Silver EW

code: n1422

American sterling silver napkin ring in a ribbon and thread pattern by International, inscribed E. W. over Easter 1905. Weighing 32 grams, this handsome napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter and 1 1/4" 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.

$195.00


Poppy Napkin Ring Repousse Sterling Silver 1900 GFS

.Poppy Napkin Ring Repousse Sterling Silver 1900 GFS

code: n1423

American sterling silver Art Nouveau napkin ring with allover Repousse Poppy decorations, c.1900, having a period script monogram GFS. Weighing 15 grams, this ornate and desirable napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter and 1 3/16" 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.

$145.00


Presentation Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1872 New York

.Presentation Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1872 New York

code: n1420

American coin silver napkin ring with the presentation inscription in German, English translation following: Bianka Freistadt zum Andeken von Jacob Freistadt aus New York 1872 Bianka Freistadt In memory of Jacob Freistadt from New York in 1872. The German name Freistadt translates as Free City. This unusual and desirable napkin ring is 2 1/4" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 51 grams or 1.6 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.

$275.00


Isis Gravy Ladle Gorham Sterling Silver 1870

.Isis Gravy Ladle Gorham Sterling Silver 1870

code: wb4076

American sterling silver gravy ladle in the Isis pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, 1870. This beautiful ladle is 8 1/8" long and weighs 69 grams or 2.2 ozs Troy, the ladle is monogrammed M Mc N. 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.

$925.00


Figural Cow Creamer Sterling Silver 1900

.Figural Cow Creamer Sterling Silver 1900

code: wb4077

German 800 silver figural cow creamer, c.1900. This beautiful creamer is 5 5/8" long, 3 1/4" tall and weighs 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.

$1095.00


American Coin Silver Large Cream Pitcher 1860

.American Coin Silver Large Cream Pitcher 1860

code: wb4073

American coin silver large cream pitcher with embossed lily or ivy decorations, unmarked, c.1860. This elegant cream pitcher is 8 1/2" tall, 5 1/2" across the handle and the spout and weighs 421 grams or 13.5 ozs Troy. The pitcher is monogrammed CS to RAJ in an ornate 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.

$795.00


Bread Stick or Celery Basket Tray 800 Silver

.Bread Stick or Celery Basket Tray 800 Silver

code: wb4074

Italian 800 silver bread stick or celery basket tray with an ornate floral and scroll open work handle and feet. This elegant tray is 13" long and weighs 340 grams or 11 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.

$750.00


Huge Ornate Ceter Piece Bowl Hand Made Italy 1960

.Huge Ornate Ceter Piece Bowl Hand Made Italy 1960

code: wb4060

Large ornate Italian sterling silver center piece bowl with cast acanthus leaf, open work handles and feet, and floral Repousse decorations around the body. This handsome bowl was made in 1960s. The bowl is 18" across the handles, 9 3/8" wide, 6 1/8" tall and weighs 1453 grams or 46.7 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.

$2850.00


Ornate Baroque Small Center Piece Bowl 800 Silver c.1890

.Ornate Baroque Small Center Piece Bowl 800 Silver c.1890

code: wb4062

Ornate Baroque 800 silver center piece bowl with a pierced ornate border and shell and scroll handles, and scroll engraved decorations, c.1890. This beautiful bowl is 13 3/8" across the handles, 8 1/4" wide, 3 1/4" tall and weighs 285 grams or 9.2 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.

$800.00


Mexican Modernist Water Pitcher Sterling Silver 1960

.Mexican Modernist Water Pitcher Sterling Silver 1960

code: wb4063

Mexican Modernist sterling silver water pitcher, makers initials CLS. This elegant pitcher is 11 3/4" tall, about 6 1/2" wide and weighs 726 grams or 23.3 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.

$1250.00


Maintenon Centerpiece Bowl Sterling Silver Gorham Silversmiths 1925

.Maintenon Centerpiece Bowl Sterling Silver Gorham Silversmiths 1925

code: wb4064

Large sterling silver centerpiece in the Maintenon pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1925. This elegant bowl is 14" in diameter, 4 1/2" tall and weighs 1950 grams or 62.7 ozs Troy. It is monogrammed ABF in an ornate 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.

$2500.00


Ornate Rose Design Serving Bowl Sterling Silver International 1910

.Ornate Rose Design Serving Bowl Sterling Silver International 1910

code: wb4066

American sterling silver serving bowl with an applied Rose and Scroll decorated border, International Silver Company, c.1910. This beautiful bowl is 10" in diameter, 3" tall and weighs 327 grams or 10.5 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.

$695.00


Antique Russian 84 Silver Shell Swing Handle Basket Moscow 1852

.Antique Russian 84 Silver Shell Swing Handle Basket Moscow 1852

code: wb4067

Antique Russian 84 Standard silver swing handle shell basket, Moscow 1852. This beautiful basket is 9 5/8" long, 8 1/2" wide and weighs 393 grams or 12.6 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.

$2500.00


Ornate Pierced Center Piece Bowl Sterling Silver Durgin 1890

.Ornate Pierced Center Piece Bowl Sterling Silver Durgin 1890

code: wb4069

American sterling silver ornate small centerpiece basket or bowl with ornate pierced decorations and applied flaral, shell and scroll decorated borders, made by Durgin Silversmiths, c.1890. This beautiful bowl is 11 1/4" long, 8 1/2" wide, 3 1/4" tall and weighs 712 grams or 23 ozs Troy. The bowl is monogrammed LSM in an ornate 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.

$1425.00


Chinese Export Silver Large Punch Bowl WOSHING 1860 Shanghai

.Chinese Export Silver Large Punch Bowl WOSHING 1860 Shanghai

code: wb4070

Antique Chinese Export sterling silver large ornate punch bowl with applied chrysanthemum, birds and cherry blossom decorations, made by WOSHING, in business from 1830 - 1875. This bowl was made in Shanghai and has a removable circular pedestal base. This beautiful bowl is 10 3/8" in diameter, 7 1/4" tall and weighs 1267 grams or 40.7 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, make this an especially attractive offering.

$6500.00


Antique Belgian Pair of Candlesticks 900 Silver 1830

.Antique Belgian Pair of Candlesticks 900 Silver 1830

code: wb4071

Antique Belgian 900 silver pair of candlesticks with original removable bobeches, c.1830. These elegant candlesticks are 11 1/8" tall, 5" in diameter and weigh a total of 599 grams or 19.26 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.

$2500.00