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Gorham Napkin Ring Sterling Silver 1882

.Gorham Napkin Ring Sterling Silver 1882

code: n879

American sterling silver napkin ring by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1882. This beautiful antique napkin ring measures 1 3/4" tall, 1 3/4" in diameter and weighs 36 grams. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, inscribed Carrie, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$225.00


Sterling Silver Floral Napkin Ring 1890

.Sterling Silver Floral Napkin Ring 1890

code: n881

American sterling silver napkin ring, c.1890. This darling napkin ring measures 1 5/8" in diameter, 1 1/4" tall and weighs 21 grams. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed AJP, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$185.00


Mixed Metals Napkin Ring Insects 1880

.Mixed Metals Napkin Ring Insects 1880

code: n888

Japanese mixed metals napkin ring, c.1880. This beautiful napkin ring has two applied copper bugs on an engraved brass body, it measures 1 7/8" in diameter, 3/4" tall.

$175.00


Floral Repousse Silver Napkin Ring 1890

.Floral Repousse Silver Napkin Ring 1890

code: n866

German 800 silver floral repousse napkin ring, c.1890. This beautiful napkin ring measures 1 7/8" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 42 grams. Monogrammed WS 1904. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$200.00


Double Salt Dish Stand Houzet 1812 Paris 950 French Sterling

.Double Salt Dish Stand Houzet 1812 Paris 950 French Sterling

code: wb3231

French 950 standard sterling silver First Empire double salt dips and stand by N.C.R Houzet of Paris France, who worked from 1812 - 1813. This important Napoleonic salt stand has a double lion, Rosette and stylized flame finial handle rising from two griffins sitting on an oval gadroon base. The large base has a reeded border and sits on four ball feet and is inscribed J. Center in period script. The cobalt glass lined, cut work frames have wide, collared reeded top, middle and bottom borders and are marked with the guarantee marks and the 950 fineness marks for 1809 - 1819. The underside of the base has the maker′s mark, the Rooster number 1 mark and the script mark of the maker Houzet. This extraordinary double salt is 7 1/8" tall, 6 3/4" long, 3 7/8" wide and it weighs 448 grams or 14.4 ozs. Troy, silver weight only. The original attachment nuts for the frames and the handle are present and the pieces are removable for cleaning. 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.

$2495.00


Aesthetic Ball Handle Serving Spoon 1870 Sterling Silver

.Aesthetic Ball Handle Serving Spoon 1870 Sterling Silver

code: wb3228

American sterling silver serving spoon in a very unusual graduated ball design, c.1870. The handle has 15 applied, inset graduated balls and a formed handle end with scroll spurs. The shaped, gilt engraved bowl an applied leaf on the shank. This special spoon is 10 1/4" long and weighs 77 grams or 2.5 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.

$395.00


Orange Marmalade Jar Figural Durgin Sterling Silver 1890

.Orange Marmalade Jar Figural Durgin Sterling Silver 1890

code: wb3229

American sterling silver figural orange marmalade or jam jar likely by Durgin Silversmiths with a matching motif ladle. The frame frame for the glass jar and the ladle have their original gilding. The glass liner has interior facets and sits in a sectioned orange mounted on orange leaves. The matching silver gilt ladle has the Durgin D mark, while the silver gilt frame is marked sterling 28. The lid for the jar and the back of the ladle have matching period script monograms ASW. 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

$1250.00


Porter Blanchard Arts And Crafts Sauce Boat Sterling Silver

.Porter Blanchard Arts And Crafts Sauce Boat Sterling Silver

code: wb3225

American sterling silver Arts & Crafts sauce boat by Porter Blanchard, c.1940. This handsome boat measures 3 3/4" in diameter, 7 3/4" across the handle and weighs 202 grams or 6.5 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 antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$650.00


Arts Deco Randahl Water Pitcher Sterling Silver 1940

.Arts Deco Randahl Water Pitcher Sterling Silver 1940

code: wb3226

American sterling silver Art Deco water pitcher by Randahl, c.1940. This handsome pitcher measures 9 3/4" tall and weighs 746 grams 24 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 antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$1895.00


Calla Lily Serving Spoon Whiting Sterling Silver 1870

.Calla Lily Serving Spoon Whiting Sterling Silver 1870

code: wb3227

American sterling silver Aesthetic berry or casserole serving spoon in the Calla Lily pattern by the Whiting Manufacturing Company, c.1870. This elegant serving spoon has a matte finished gilt bowl and is 10 7/8" long, weighing 78 grams or 2.5 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.

$850.00


Tea Caddy Sterling Silver Holland Aldwinckle And Slater London 1897

.Tea Caddy Sterling Silver Holland Aldwinckle And Slater London 1897

code: wb3122

English sterling silver tea caddy made by Holland Aldwinckle And Slater, London 1897. This beautiful tea caddy measures 5 1/4" tall, 4 1/2" wide and weighs a substantial 386 grams or 12.4 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 antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$950.00


Art Nouveau Water Pitcher Chrysanthemum International Sterling Silver 1910

.Art Nouveau Water Pitcher Chrysanthemum International Sterling Silver 1910

code: wb3123

American sterling silver Art Nouveau water pitcher with beautiful repousse Chrysanthemum decoration, International c.1910. This beautiful pitcher measures 8 7/8" tall, 7" across the handle and weighs 636 grams or 20.45 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed T in an ornate period script, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$1750.00


Gorham Mixed Metals Fisherman Toothpick Holder 1881

.Gorham Mixed Metals Fisherman Toothpick Holder 1881

code: wb3221

American sterling silver and copper toothpick holder by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked N for 1881. This beautiful toothpick holder measures 2 1/8" tall and 2 1/8" in diameter. 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.

$450.00


Gorham Mixed Metals Owl Tooth Pick Holder 1883

.Gorham Mixed Metals Owl Tooth Pick Holder 1883

code: wb3222

American sterling silver and copper tooth pick holder by Gorham Silversmiths, 1890. This beautiful tooth pick holder measures 2 1/8" tall, 2 1/8" in diameter. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed in an ornate period script CGH, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$475.00


French Baroque Napkin Ring Boxed Victor Dudiez 950 Sterling Silver 1885

.French Baroque Napkin Ring Boxed Victor Dudiez 950 Sterling Silver 1885

code: n863

French 1st standard 950 sterling silver large baroque napkin ring by Victor Dudiez of Paris, c.1880 - 1890. This elegant napkin ring comes with its presentation box and has a large floral, foliate and scroll bordered cartouche surrounded by large swirling flutes. The cartouche contains a fancy period monogram A over E. Weighing 47 grams 1.5 ozs. Troy, this impressive napkin ring is 2 1/8" in diameter and a little over 1 1/2" 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.

$292.50


Irish Creamer Dublin 1819 Sterling Silver

.Irish Creamer Dublin 1819 Sterling Silver

code: wb3218

Irish sterling silver George III creamer with a full set of Dublin Hallmarks for 1819, maker′s mark SB. Both Samuel Beere and Stephen Bergen were flatware makers and we can find no other Dublin mark SB. This finely crafted, elegant creamer has a tapered bellied body engraved with foliate drcorations and an undulating, applied Gadroon rim. The body sits on four shell and paw feet and has a cast, strap work handle. Weighing 188 grams or 6 ozs. Troy, the creamer is 6 1/8" spout to handle, 5" tall and is 3 1/4" 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.

$715.50


Chestnut Vase Large Dutch Sterling Silver 1908

.Chestnut Vase Large Dutch Sterling Silver 1908

code: wb3217

Dutch first standard 934 sterling silver Chestnut Vase with a green glass liner, maker′s marks N2, date marked for 1908 and bearing, on the vase and lid, British sterling silver import marks of Boaz Moses Landeck, London 1908. This most impressive, large Neoclassical style vase has intricately designed cut work on its body and lid, with cast ,strap work handles and a pomegranate finial. The green glass insert adds to the appeal of this special vase. This exquisite vase is 14 1/2" tall, 9 1′2" across the handles, 6" in diameter and weighs a substantial 1477 grams or 47.5 ozs. Troy, silver weight only. 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.

$3505.50


Martini Pitcher Cartier Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Hand Made 1930

.Martini Pitcher Cartier Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Hand Made 1930

code: wb985

American sterling silver hand made Martini Pitcher by Cartier Jewelers, c.1930. This interesting Arts and Crafts style, tapered circular body pitcher has a wide lip, a heavy silver wire ice guard and a rolled edge strap work handle. It sits on a flat bottom. Weighing a substantial 485 grams or 15.6 ozs. Troy, this hand made pitcher is 7" tall, 4 1/4" in diameter at the base, 6 1/2" handle to spout and has a fluid capacity of 4 1/2 cups or 1 liter. 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.

$1125.00


Olive Fork Spoon Combination Figural Gorham 271 Sterling Silver 1880

.Olive Fork Spoon Combination Figural Gorham 271 Sterling Silver 1880

code: wb986

American sterling silver figural olive spoon fork combination by Gorham Silversmiths in Pattern 271, c.1880. This exquisite 3 dimensional server has a twist handle with a pierced scalloped edge bowl and tines with an olive and leaves mounted on the handle. Weighing 25 grams, this special server is 10" long. 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.

$355.50


Art Deco Large Hip Flask 1 Pint Birks No Monograms 1930 Sterling Silver

.Art Deco Large Hip Flask 1 Pint Birks No Monograms 1930 Sterling Silver

code: wb3211

Canadian sterling silver Art Deco hip flask by Henry Birks and Sons of Montreal, Quebec Canada, date marked 1930. This elegant, large hip flask is curved to conform to the body and has a capacity of 16 ozs. or 1 pint. It is decorated with line engraviongs and a blank, rectangular cartouche. The strap hinged bayonet lid seals properly and the hinge is clean and tight. Weighing a substantial 402 grams or 12.9 ozs. Troy, this handsome, Art Deco curved flask is 8" tall, 4 3/4" wide and 1 1/4" thick. 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.

$805.50


Imperial Russian Flatrware Set Ovchinnikov 1865

.Imperial Russian Flatrware Set Ovchinnikov 1865

code: wb3212

Early Russian Flatware Set Ovchinnikov St Petersburg 1865 48 pieces 84 Standard Silver. The set consists of:
  • 12 Dinner Forks 8" 845 grams Samuel Filander 1867

  • 12 Tablespoons 8 1/4" 817 grams Pavel Ovchinnikov 1865

  • 8 Dinner Knives 10 1/2" Sasmuel Filander 1867

  • The carbon steel blades have the Imperial Warrant mark of грачевъ (Varipaev) on one side and Ðœ.ГРАЧЕВЪ on the other.

  • 12 teaspoons 6" 376 grams KF 1890

  • All but the teaspoons and 4 knives are monogrammed МБ (MB) under a Crown.

  • The Teaspoons are monogrammed ET

  • The 4 knives are monogrammed WH and are dated 1859.
A very nice assembled set, with the carbon steel blades being in good usable condition. The teaspoons, dated 1890, are a later addition but go nicely with the set. The 4 knives with the WH monogram go nicely with the set. The set is in very nice overall condition, with normal wear consistent with age.

$7650.00


Aesthetic Shell Salted Almod Dish Gorham 1890 Sterling Silver

.Aesthetic Shell Salted Almod Dish Gorham 1890 Sterling Silver

code: wb3209

American sterling silver salted almond dish by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1890. This Naturalistic shell form dish has two shell feet and there sea sand encrustations on the bottom of each shell. The inside of the bowl has a matte finish. This wonderful aesthetic dish is 4 7/8" long, 2 1/2" wide and weighs 75 grams or 2.4 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.

$787.50


Hawaiian Napkin Rings Quarter Dollars 1883 Shreve San Francisco

.Hawaiian Napkin Rings Quarter Dollars 1883 Shreve San Francisco

code: n860

Hawaiian napkin ring made from 6 - 1883 Hawaiian quarter dollars by Shreve and Company of San Francisco, c.1900. The coins have been formed to make a circle 2" in diameter and 1" tall. This special napkin ring weighs 39 grams or 1.25 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.

$292.50


Eugene Earl Napkin Ring Engine Turned Beaded Coin Silver 1865

.Eugene Earl Napkin Ring Engine Turned Beaded Coin Silver 1865

code: n861

American coin silver engine turned beaded border napkin ring c.1865, inscribed Eugene Earl. This handsome, large napkin ring has an engine turned decorated body with an engraved rectangular cartouche inscribed Eugene Earl. The beaded borders are just under the flared rims. Weighing 39 grams or 1.25 ozs. Troy, this handsome napkin ring is 2" in diameter and 2" 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

$247.50


Russian Niello Tobacco ТАБАКЪ Box 84 Standard Silver Moscow 1896

.Russian Niello Tobacco ТАБАКЪ Box 84 Standard Silver Moscow 1896

code: wb3205

Russian 84 standard silver and Niello Tobacco box by Nikolai Pavolovovich Pavlov, with an 1896 Moscow assay mark of Anatoly Apollonovich Artsybashev. The top and bottom of the box are decorated with basket weave and geometrical designs highlighted by Niello work, with ТАБАКЪ and the symbols C and 1/4 on the lid, and ФУНТА АК 7 КО on each side of a blank round cartouche on the bottom. A round button easily operates the catch to release the spring loaded lid. The interior has a matte gold finish, with the full set of marks on the base, with 84, the Russian Town mark and the maker′s mark НП on the lid. The Niello work is in excellent condition, and the lid closes perfectly, with no dents along the edges or corners. The hinge is clean and tight. Weighing 127 grams or 4.1 0zs. Troy, this superb, good sized tobacco box is 4 1/8" - 2 1/2" and 7/8" deep. 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.

$1125.00


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


Imperial Russian Dinner Flatware Set 44 Pieces CO Crown Monogram

.Imperial Russian Dinner Flatware Set 44 Pieces CO Crown Monogram

code: wb3202

Russian Imperial 84 Standard Silver flatware set in a Plain pattern, c.1900, with Kharkov assay marks for Nikolai Ivanovich Stradomsky. The set consists of:
  • 12 Dinner Forks 8 1/8" 1041 grams Maker′s Mark A.H
  • 12 Tablespoons 8 1/2" 969 grams Maker′s Mark K.P.
  • 11 Dinner Knives 10 3/8" Maker′s mark AH
  • 9 Teaspoons 6 1/8" 305 grams Maker′s Mark KP
  • All 44 pieces Monogrammed CO (SO) under a Crown.
The Dinner Knives have polished steel Russian blades, marked Varipaev under a double headed eagle Imperial mark. The set shows normal wear consistent with age and use. One of the knives has a dent on the back of the handle. All pieces are of good weight and the set is perfectly usable. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The steel knife blades have been polished. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$7650.00


Imperial Russian Dessert Kinves 9 Russian 84 Standard All Silver

.Imperial Russian Dessert Kinves 9 Russian 84 Standard All Silver

code: wb3203

Russian 84 standard all silver dessert knives, maker′s mark MK, c.1900, with Kharkov assay marks for Nikolai Ivanovich Stradomsky. Each of these scarce knives is 8" long and the 9 weigh 614 grams or 19.7 ozs. Troy. Minor dent on three handles. 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.

$1575.00


Banded Napkin Ring Sterling Silver Watson 1900 Monogram B

.Banded Napkin Ring Sterling Silver Watson 1900 Monogram B

code: n853

American sterling silver napkin ring with applied 4 banded borders and a period monogram B by Watson Silversmiths, c.1900. This handsome napkin ring is 2" in diameter, 1" 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

$112.50


Enamel Monogram W English Npkin Rings 1910 Sterling Silver

.Enamel Monogram W English Npkin Rings 1910 Sterling Silver

code: n855ad

2 unusual enameled monogram W napkin rings, each of the 2 monograms being in a different color enamel, one dark blue (a) and the other yellow (d). Each monogram is bordered by fancy engraving. Bearing a full set of Birmingham Hallmarks for 1910, they were made by Patterson and Sons, Limited. Each having heavy applied borders and weighing 36 grams or 1.2 ozs. Troy, their height is 1 1/4" and each is 1 7/8" in diameter. The price below is for one. 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

$175.50