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Figural Corn Butter Pads And Butter Knives Set of 8 Gorham Sterling Silver

.Figural Corn Butter Pads And Butter Knives Set of 8 Gorham Sterling Silver

code: wb3389

American sterling silver figural corn butter knives and butter pads made by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1889. These darling knives measure 4 3/4" long, the dishes are 3 1/8" in diameter, total silver weight is 324 grams or 10.4 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed P on the bottom, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$1995.00


Compotes Ornate Floral Scroll Chantilly Gorham Pair 1895 No Monogram

.Compotes Ornate Floral Scroll Chantilly Gorham Pair 1895 No Monogram

code: wb3401

American sterling silver compotes by Gorham Silversmiths in a pattern that very much resembles Chantilly, c.1895 and retailed by Spaulding and Company of Chicago. Spaulding originated in Chicago in 1855 and was purchased by Gorham in 1920. These compotes likely pre-date 1920. Each of of these ornate compotes has a Repousse scroll, floral and foliate border on the rim of the plate and base. Weighing a total of 764 grams or 24.6 ozs. Troy, each compote is 8" in diameter (plate), 4 5/8" diameter (base and4" 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.

$1795.00


Engraved Coin Silver Napkin Ring Wood And Hughes 1870

.Engraved Coin Silver Napkin Ring Wood And Hughes 1870

code: n1209

American coin silver napkin ring by Wood & Hughes, c.1870. This handsome napkin ring measures 1 7/8" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 23 grams. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed A in an ornate period script, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$195.00


Teapot Stand Henry Chawner 1795 Sterling Silver Monogram TW

.Teapot Stand Henry Chawner 1795 Sterling Silver Monogram TW

code: wb3382

English 18th Century sterling silver teapot stand by Henry Chawner, with a full set of London Hallmarks for 1795. This simply elegant stand has an applied triple lined border and scroll feel with a =n ornate, period script monogram TW. Weighing 126 grams or 4.1 ozs. Troy, this special stand is 7" long, 5" wide and 7/8" 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.

$495.00


Baroque Shel lDish Parcel Gilt Shiebler 1890 Sterling Silver No Monogram

.Baroque Shel lDish Parcel Gilt Shiebler 1890 Sterling Silver No Monogram

code: wb3383

American sterling silver parcel gilt Baroque shell serving bowl by George W. Shiebler of New York City, c.1890. This lovely shell shaped dish has an applied foliate within scroll border and an ornate open work scroll and foliate handle formed as part of the dish. The scroll work surrounds a blank kidney shaped cartouche. Weighing 153 grams or 4.9 ozs. Troy, this special dish is 7 1/2" LONG, 5 3/8" wide and2" tall to the tip of 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.

$695.00


Gadroon Shell Square Tray Calderoni 800 Italian Silver 1960

.Gadroon Shell Square Tray Calderoni 800 Italian Silver 1960

code: wb3384

Italian 800 silver square large dresser or serving tray with an applied shell and Gadroon border by the Calderoni Shop of Milan Italy, c.1960. This large and heavy tray is 10 3/4" square and weighs 873 grams or 28.1 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.

$1895.00


Chantilly Grand Compote Sterling Silver Old Mark Monogram BW

.Chantilly Grand Compote Sterling Silver Old Mark Monogram BW

code: wb3385

American sterling silver compote in the Chantilly Grand pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1895. This elegant, ornate footed serving dish is 9 3/4" in diameter, 4" tall and weighs a substantial 614 grams or 19.7 ozs. Troy. Just under the floral Repousse decorations, one corner is has a discreet, ornate period monogram: BW. Realizing that ornate and discreet are seldom seen in the same sentence, it only fair to point out that the monogram is not in the usual place, prominently placed in the center of the dish. 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.

$1695.00


Wine Coasters Gadroon Sterling Silver Tane Pair 1960 1st Quality

.Wine Coasters Gadroon Sterling Silver Tane Pair 1960 1st Quality

code: wb3386

Mexican sterling silver and turned hardwood classical styled wine coasters with applied Gadroon rims, pair, by Tane of Mexico City, c.1960, with the eagle mark#71 Each of these heavy and impressive coasters is 6 1/4" in diameter (outer). 4 1/4" in diameter (inner, 1 1/2" tall and the pair weigh 567 grams or 18.2 ozs. Troy. Approximate silver weight is 12 ozs. Troy, although wood weight estimates are not a strong point with us. The silver is of heavy gauge. The bottoms do not have felt covers. We could add either green or black felt if desired. 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. The price is for the pair.

$895.00


Jenny Lind Fish Serving Set William Gale Coin Silver 1850 Monogram ASB

.Jenny Lind Fish Serving Set William Gale Coin Silver 1850 Monogram ASB

code: wb3379

American coin silver fish serving set in the Jenny Lind pattern by William Gale and Son of New York City, c.1850. This spectacular set has a serving knife blade with fancy scroll engraving surrounding a pheasant and a serving fork with engraved tines and an open work bowl. The pattern name Jenny Lind was originated by Albert Coles and copied and slightly modified from Gales′ pattern, which was introduced before the British actress came to America, creating the sensation that followed her arrival. It is likely that the original Gale pattern was not called Jenny Lind. The knife is a3 1/4" long and weighs 203 grams. The fork is 10 1/8" long and weighs 148 grams. Their combined weight is 351 grams or 11.3 ozs. Troy. Each has a pan ornate, period script monogram: ASB. 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.

$795.00


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


Serving Set Hand Made Hammered Zacho Los Angeles 1950 Monogram B

.Serving Set Hand Made Hammered Zacho Los Angeles 1950 Monogram B

code: wb3377

American sterling silver Art Moderne or Arts and Crafts serving or chop set, hand made and hammered for Zacho′s of Los Angeles, in a pattern remarkably similar to Allan Adler′s Sunset and likely made by Adler, c.1950. It is also possible that Zacho imported his silver from his native Denmark, where he obtained his furniture and ceramics. He was a distributor and business partner with Carl Hansen and Son. Zacho′s store was located at 3157 Wilshire Blvd near Bullocks. Axel Zacho was the owner and was born in Denmark in 1899, died in Los Angeles in 1955, with the store closing in 1962. There is no record of Zacho producing any silver. The attractive and useful spoon has a wonderful hammered finish, more pronounced on the back, and is 10 1/4" long, weighing 83 grams or 2.7 ozs. Troy. The matching fork is 10 1/4" long and weighs 81 grams or 2.7 ozs. Troy. This useful and attractive set weighs 5.4 ozs. Troy, with each piece having an ornate, period script monogram on the front of the handle: B. 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. For more on Zacho and his spectacular house at 1626 Gilcrest Drive, Beverly Hills, CLICK HERE.

$395.00


Scroll Foliate Napkin Ring Woodside Sterling 1910 Sterling Silver Monogram WSH

.Scroll Foliate Napkin Ring Woodside Sterling 1910 Sterling Silver Monogram WSH

code: n1202

American sterling silver Baroque napkin ring with wide bands of applied swirling scroll and foliate decorations by the Woodside Sterling Co. c.1910. This elegant napkin ring has an ornate, period script monogram: WSH and is 1 7/8" in diameter, 1 1/4" tall and weighs 26 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.

$175.00


Floral Beaded Repousse Napkin Ring Gorham 1888 Sterling Silvere Monogram DMA

.Floral Beaded Repousse Napkin Ring Gorham 1888 Sterling Silvere Monogram DMA

code: n1204

American sterling silver floral beaded Repousse napkin ring by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1888. This attractive and nicely detailed napkin ring has an ornate, period script monogram: DMA and is 1 7/8" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 18 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


Aesthetic Heron Bamboo Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1879 Monogram JSN

.Aesthetic Heron Bamboo Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1879 Monogram JSN

code: n1205

American coin silver Aesthetic engraved napkin ring, c.1875. This handsome napkin ring has engraved bamboo and heron decorations, with engraved geometric trapezoids framing a wriggle work trapezoid enclosing an ornate, period script monogram: JSN. This special napkin ring is 1 5/8" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 21 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.

$125.00


Aesthetic Floral Scroll Napkin Ring Gorham Sterling Silver 1884 Monogram HMP

.Aesthetic Floral Scroll Napkin Ring Gorham Sterling Silver 1884 Monogram HMP

code: n1206

American sterling silver Aesthetic engraved beaded napkin ring by Gorham Silversmiths. date marked for 1884. This large, attractive napkin ring has wide triple grooved rims with beaded borders and a body with Aesthetic floral and foliate engravings. Weighing 26 grams, this handsome napkin ring is 1 7/8" in diameter and 2" 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.

$175.00


Art Moderne Pitcher Mexican Sterling Silver 1960

.Art Moderne Pitcher Mexican Sterling Silver 1960

code: wb3369

Mexican sterling silver Art Moderne water pitcher with a flat, stylized strap handle having an inwardly curved thumbpiece on a bulbous bellied body, c.1960. This striking pitcher is 6 1/4" tall, 6" in diameter, 7 5/8" spout to handle and it weighs a substantial 739 grams or 23.8 ozs. Troy. Marked Sterling Mexico and a partial maker′s mark SA (the Mexican version of Inc.), this special pitcher is definitely first quality. 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


Medallion Mug Albert Coles Coin Silver 1860 Joseph G. Saurin

.Medallion Mug Albert Coles Coin Silver 1860 Joseph G. Saurin

code: wb3371

American coin silver child′s mug or cup in a Medallion pattern by Albert Coles of New York City, c.1860. This handsome mug helmeted warrior medallions surrounded by floral engravings and a central shaped engraved cartouche surrounded by engraved floral and foliate decorations containing the inscription: Joseph G. Saurin. This special cup is 3 1/4" tall, 3 3/4" in diameter at its base, 2 5/8" in diameter at its opening, 4" across the C shaped handle and it weighs 123 grams or 4 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.

$425.00


Barrel Napkin Ring Knight Crest Sterling Silver 1890 Monogram GES

. Barrel Napkin Ring Knight Crest Sterling Silver 1890 Monogram GES

code: n1199

American sterling silver barrel form napkin rings, each with an nicely engraved Knight′s head crest, c.1890. Each of these handsome napkin rings also has a period script monogram: GES, weighs 30 grams, is 1 3/4" in diameter and is1 3/4" tall. Each napkin ring has an applied mark, sterling, on the inside of the ring. 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. We have two of these napkin rings available. The price is for one.

$175.00


Aesthetic Egg and Dart Napkin Ring Wood and Hughes 1880 Coin Silver Monogram TG

.Aesthetic Egg and Dart Napkin Ring Wood and Hughes 1880 Coin Silver Monogram TG

code: n1200

American coin silver napkin ring by Wood and Hughes, c.1880. This beautiful napkin ring has an embossed egg and dart borders, milled rims and Aesthetic engravings on each side of a rectangular cartouche containing a period monogram TG. Dimensions: 1 7/8" in diameter, 1 5/8" tall and weighs 34 grams or 1.1 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. We have a matching napkin ring, monogrammed EEG, code n1189

$225.00


German Mustard Pot Figural Swan Cobalt Glass Insert 1860 800 Silver

.German Mustard Pot Figural Swan Cobalt Glass Insert 1860 800 Silver

code: wb3368

Continental 800 standard silver figural swan mustard pot with a cobalt glass liner, probably from Hanau, Germany, c.1860. This wonderful mustard pot has an open work leaf frame having a hinged lid with a swan finial, sitting on three cast swans mounted to a spread foot circular base. The fancy, square, C shaped handle has a large Belleflower thumbpiece. The underside of the base is marked as pictured. There is a conforming, unmarked mustard spoon with a swan finial. With a silver weight of 180 grams or 5.6 ozs, this stunning mustard pot is 6" tall, 3 1/4" in diameter and 4 1/2" across the handle. There is a well done, old repair to the lid at the hinge. 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

$495.00


Architectural Coin Silver Napkin Ring 1860

.Architectural Coin Silver Napkin Ring 1860

code: n1193

American coin silver Architechtural napkin ring, c.1860. This beautiful napkin ring measures 1 7/8" in diameter, 1 3/8" tall andweighs 26 grams. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed HR, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$325.00


German Art Nouveau 800 Silver Napkin Ring 1890

.German Art Nouveau 800 Silver Napkin Ring 1890

code: n1194

German Art Nouveau 800 Silver napkin ring, c.1890. This handsome napkin ring measures 2" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 64 grams or 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.

$295.00


Sister M. Cyril Napkin Ring Aesthetic Engraved Sterling Silver 1885

.Sister M. Cyril Napkin Ring Aesthetic Engraved Sterling Silver 1885

code: n1196

American sterling silver napkin ring in an Aesthetic engraved design on a double waisted body with Palmette borders and milled edges, inscribed: Sister M. Cyril, c.1885, marked 925 Sterling 1000 pattern 179. This interesting napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 16 grams. 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.

$145.00


Barrel Form Cream Sugar Whiting Sterling SIlver 1875 Monogram EAB

.Barrel Form Cream Sugar Whiting Sterling SIlver 1875 Monogram EAB

code: wb3359

American sterling silver Barrel form sugar bowl and creamer by the Whiting division of Gorham Silversmiths, c.1875, pattern number 309. Each off these special pieces has a gilt interior and they weigh a total of 227 grams or 7.3 ozs. Troy. The creamer is 3 3/8" tall, 2 1/2" in diameter and 4" handle to spout. The sugar bowl is 3 1/4" tall, 2 3/4" in diameter and 44 3/8" across the handles. Each has an ornate period script monogram: EAB. 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.

$395.00


Aesthetic Child′s Sterling Cup Gorham 1890

.Aesthetic Child′s Sterling Cup Gorham 1890

code: wb3360

American sterling silver child′s cup by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1890. This beautiful Aesthetic style cup measures 3 3/8" tall, 4" across the handle, 2 5/8" in diameter and weighs 157 grams or 5 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, inscribed on the bottom of thecup: To Geneva from Grandma Christmas, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$525.00


Tiffany And Company 3 Pcs Exposition or Tomato Salad Serving Set 1939

.Tiffany And Company 3 Pcs Exposition or Tomato Salad Serving Set 1939

code: wb3362

American Art Deco sterling silver 3 pcs salad serving set cosisting of: salad serving fork, salad serving spoon, salad serving bowl, made by Tiffany & Co for New York′s World′s Fair and named "Exposition" pattern, also kniwn as "Tomato" pattern, c.1939. This handsome set measures: salad set 9 3/4" long, salad bowl 9 1/4" in diameter and 3 1/2" deep, total silver weight is 1075 grams or 34 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.

$4250.00


Figural Tea Ball North Wind Faces Webster Sterling Silver 1910

.Figural Tea Ball North Wind Faces Webster Sterling Silver 1910

code: wb3367

American sterling silver figural tea ball by the Webster Company, c.1910. This striking tea ball features faces of the North Wind and Belleflowers and is 1 1/2" in diameter and weighs 18 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.

$295.00


Coin Silver Napkin Ring Frankie 1880

.Coin Silver Napkin Ring Frankie 1880

code: n1183

American coin silver napkin ring, c.1880. This beautiful napkin ring with floral engravings measures 1 5/8" in diameter, 1" tall and weighs 22 grams. 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.

$75.00


Baroque Scroll Napkin Ring Towle Sterling Silver 1900

.Baroque Scroll Napkin Ring Towle Sterling Silver 1900

code: n1184

American sterling silver napkin ring in an applied Baroque scroll design by Towle Silversmiths, c.1900, monogrammed MAH. Weighing 34 grams or 1.1 ozs. Troy, this elegant napkin ring is 2" in diameter and 1 1/8" 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.

$125.00


Louvre Napkin Ring Floral Scroll Open Work Wallace Sterling Silver 1893 No Monogram

.Louvre Napkin Ring Floral Scroll Open Work Wallace Sterling Silver 1893 No Monogram

code: n1186

American sterling silver ornate open work floral scroll napkin ring in the Louvre pattern by Wallace Silversmiths, c.1893. This scarce and desirable napkin ring is 2" in diameter and 1 7/8" tall, weighing 43 grams or 1.4 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.

$245.00