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Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver Capstan Base Fluted Body 1750

.Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver Capstan Base Fluted Body 1750

code: wb4055

Spanish colonial silver mate cup on a capstan base with a tapered, collared neck on a fluted body having a period script monogram: MER, c.1750. The fluted body is supported by a double capstan stem having a stud to secure it with a square silver nut to the large capstan base. Weighing 234 grams or 7.5 ozs. Troy, this desirable mate cup is 6 5/8" tall, with a base 2 3/8" in diameter and a cup 2 1/4" in diameter. 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.

$595.00


Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750

.Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750

code: wb4056

Spanish Colonial silver Mate cup having a stepped round cup with an octagonal collar with a beaded rim, c.1750. The cup has a period script monogram: B.Gh. The body and conforming pedestal base have engraved foliate decorations. The baluster stem is a separate piece, being connected to the base through a long silver stud attached to the body secured with a square silver nut under the base. Weighing 203 grams or 6.5 ozs. Troy, this desirable Mate cup is 8" tall, 3" in diameter at the base and 2 1/2" in diameter at the cup. 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.

$595.00


Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750 Engraved Cup

.Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750 Engraved Cup

code: wb4057

Spanish Colonial Mate cup, c.1750, having a bowl with engraved fan shaped decorations on the base a collared rim on the the tapered neck and a raised, stepped collar mid-body. The separate capstan stem sits on a large, tapered stepped pedestal base, The body has a long silver stud that secures it and the stem to a fixed silver nut under the base. Weighing 225 grams or 7.2 ozs. Troy, this impressive Mate cup is 7 1/2" long, 3 1/4" in diameter at the base and 2 3/4" in diameter at the cup. 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.

$525.00


Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750 Octagonal Base

.Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750 Octagonal Base

code: wb4058

Spanish Colonial Silver Mate cup having an octagonal neck and a flared collar with a conforming pedestal base supported by a capstan stem. The cup has a long silver stud securing the base to the cup through the stem with an attached silver nut. The cup has a period script monogram with the first letter rubber and the other two being: ET, with the E being partially rubbed. weighing 209 grams or 6.7 ozs. Troy, this desirable Mate cup is 7 1/2" tall, 3 1/8" in diameter at the base and 2 1/2" in diameter at the cup. 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.

$595.00


Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750 Engraved

.Mate Cup Spanish Colonial Silver 1750 Engraved

code: wb4059

Spanish Colonial silver Mate cup with an engraved, tapered neck body and conforming pedestal base with a scalloped rim. The double capstan stem is supported by a silver stud on the body secured to an attached nut below the base. Weighing 215 grams or 6.9 ozs. Troy, this desirable Mate cup is 7" tall, 3" in diameter at the base and 2 1/4" in diameter at the cup. 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.

$595.00


French Baroque Floral Shell Napkin Ring 1900 Denfert 950 Sterling Silver

.French Baroque Floral Shell Napkin Ring 1900 Denfert 950 Sterling Silver

code: n1418

French 950 sterling silver napkin ring by Louis Ravinet and Charles Denfert, 83 reu de Temple, Paris, c.1900. This large, impressive ornate napkin ring has Repousse floral, scroll and shell decorations surrounding a shell and scroll cartouche containing an ornate, period script monogram:TE. Weighing 33 grams, this desirable napkin ring is 2 1/8" in diameter and 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.

$245.00


Cutwork Floral Napkin Ring Hatchwork Frank Whiting 1890 Monogram TRJ

.Cutwork Floral Napkin Ring Hatchwork Frank Whiting 1890 Monogram TRJ

code: n1417

American sterling silver cut work napkin ring by Frank M. Whiting, c.1890, having his old mark used before the infamous Whiting vs. Whiting 1896 lawsuit. This handsome heavy napkin ring has cut work engraved flowers on a foliate engraved body having an ornate period script monogram: TRJ. The applied hatch work and beaded rims add to the appeal of this special napkin ring. Weighing 37 grams or 1.2 ozs. Troy, this ornate and desirable napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter and 1 5/8" 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.

$245.00


Antique Faux Tortoise Shell Box 18k Gold Ornate Hinges and Lockc 1840-60

.Antique Faux Tortoise Shell Box 18k Gold Ornate Hinges and Lockc 1840-60

code: wb4053

Wonderful 18K yellow gold and faux Tortoise shell box, c.1840-1860. The box is unmarked but was carefully tested and guaranteed to be as represented. This beautiful box is 2 7/8" long, 2" wide, 1/2" deep. Excellent original condition with some expected wear consistent with age.

$475.00


Ornate Bellied Sugar Box Figural Puty Baroque 930 Sterling Silver

.Ornate Bellied Sugar Box Figural Puty Baroque  930 Sterling Silver

code: wb4050

German 930 sterling silver lidded bellied box with chased Baroque and figural cherub decorations, c.1890. This beautiful box is 6" long, 5" wide and weighs 543 grams or 17.5 ozs Troy. The box is monogrammed JLP in a period script. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$1250.00


Arts and Crafts Large Cup Sterling Silver Sydney and Company London 1924

.Arts and Crafts Large Cup Sterling Silver Sydney and Company London 1924

code: wb4051

English sterling silver Arts and Crafts style large cup, made by Sydney & Co, date marked for 1924 London. This handsome cup is 2 3/4" tall, 5 5/8" across the handle, the cup weighs 128 grams or 4.1 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$550.00


Unusual Antique Tea Caddy Dutch Sterling Silver 1890

.Unusual Antique Tea Caddy Dutch Sterling Silver 1890

code: wb4052

Unusual Continental silver tea caddy with Repousse social court sciences, c.1890. This beautiful tea caddy is 6 3/4" tall, 4" long, 2" wide and weighs 218 grams or 7 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$995.00


Repousse Flask Sterling Silver s. Kirk and Son

.Repousse Flask Sterling Silver s. Kirk and Son

code: wb4047

American sterling silver flask in the Repousse pattern by S. Kirk & Son. This beautiful flask is 5 3/4" long, 2 7/8" wide and weighs 119 grams or 3.8 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.

$950.00


Nonagonal Baroque Wild Rose Napkin Ring 12 Loth German 1855

.Nonagonal Baroque Wild Rose Napkin Ring 12 Loth German 1855

code: n1415

German 12 Loth or 750 standard silver double walled Wild Rose nonagonal paneled Baroque napkin ring, marked E, c.1850 - 1860. This most unusual double walled napkin ring has Repousse Wild Rose rims and 9 engraved inset panels, one with period script monogram: SCRF. Weighing 37 grams or 1.2 ozs. Troy, this especially desirable antique napkin ring is 2 1/4" in diameter and 1 3/4" 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.

$225.00


The Silence Punch Ladle Egyptian Revival Gorham 1866 Sterling Silver

.The Silence Punch Ladle Egyptian Revival Gorham 1866 Sterling Silver

code: wb4035

American sterling silver punch ladle in the Silence pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, introduced in 1866 ,c.1868. This stunning Egyptian Revival ladle features cast Pharaonic figures seated back to back against the handle and a beaded collar near the top of the curved handle. The gilt engraved edge shaped bowl has a spout on the left side. Weighing 109 grams or 3.5 ozs. Troy, this very special ladle is 12 1/2" 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.

$2500.00


Art Nouveau Three Piece Coffee Set Hammered International Sterling Silver

.Art Nouveau Three Piece Coffee Set Hammered International Sterling Silver

code: wb4036

American sterling silver Art Nouveau three piece coffee set with Floral Repousse decorations by International Silversmiths, c.1910. The hammered finish gives this set a very special look. This elegant set measures as follows:
  • The pot is 8" tall, 7" across the handle and the spout

  • The sugar bowl is 6 3/8" across the handles, 3 1/2" tall

  • The creamer is 3 1/2" tall

  • The total silver weight is 699 grams or 22.5 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.

$1450.00


Covered Serving Dish Arts and Crafts Richard Dimes 1915 Sterling Silver

.Covered Serving Dish Arts and Crafts Richard Dimes 1915 Sterling Silver

code: wb4037

American sterling silver Arts and Crafts covered double serving dish by Richard Dimes of South Boston, Massachusetts, c.1915. This unusual, individually sized dish has its cover also serve as an extra dish when removed. The faux ivory handles have Rosette socket arms and spiral pointed knobs, easily removable for cleaning. The lid fits nicely and this especially attractive and useful dish is ready to serve, weighing 466 grams or 15 ozs. Troy, and measuring 7" in diameter for the bottom dish, 6" in diameter for the top, 8 1/8" across the handles and 3" 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.

$795.00


Huge Heart Bowl Dish Pierced Gorham Sterling Silver 1906

.Huge Heart Bowl Dish Pierced Gorham Sterling Silver 1906

code: wb4039

American sterling silver heart bowl with floral Repousse and pierced decorations, by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1906. This beautiful bowl is 12" long, 10 1/4" wide and weighs 417 grams or 13.4 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.

$1250.00


Georgian Silver 6 Bath Tub Open Salt Dishes Charles Fox I London 1819

.Georgian Silver 6 Bath Tub Open Salt Dishes  Charles Fox I London 1819

code: wb4040

English Georgian sterling silver set of six bath tub form open salt dishes with Gadroon and Shell decorated border, by Charles Fox I, London 1819. These elegant shakers are 4 7/8" long, 2 3/4" wide, 1 7/8" tall and weigh a total of 601 grams or 19.3 ozs Troy, each of the dishes is monogrammed WMEA on the side. 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.

$3600.00


Large Tankard Sterling Silver Mixed Metals Apple Tree Bark Handle Gorham 1880

.Large Tankard Sterling Silver Mixed Metals Apple Tree Bark Handle Gorham 1880

code: wb4041

American sterling silver large cup with a figural mixed metals apple tree bark handle, clover leaf embossed border, made by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1880. This beautiful cup is 6 1/4" tall, 6" across the handle, 4 3/8" diameter of the base, it weighs 606 grams or 19.5 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, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$9500.00


Modernist Center Piece Bowl Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Hand Made C Zurita

.Modernist Center Piece Bowl Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Hand Made C Zurita

code: wb4042

Modernist sterling silver large asymmetric large center piece bowl by C Zurita. This elegant bowl is 17" long, 9" wide, 4 1/4" tall and weighs 873 grams or 28 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


Large Ornate Center Piece Bowl 800 Silver Bird Lion Head and Cornucopia 1890

.Large Ornate Center Piece Bowl 800 Silver Bird Lion Head and Cornucopia 1890

code: wb4043

Continental 800 silver ornate partially gilt center piece bowl decorated with figural Repousse birds and cornucopias, c.1890. This magnificent bowl is 16 1/4" long, 10 1/4" wide, 5 1/2" tall and weighs 672 grams or 21.6 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


Renaissance Revival Serving Dish 800 Silver Portrait Medallion s

.Renaissance Revival Serving Dish 800 Silver Portrait Medallion s

code: wb4045

Continental 800 silver ornate Renaissance Revival open work tray with six portrait medallion and open work decorations, c.1890. Unmarked but guaranteed to be as represented. This beautiful tray or plate is 12 5/8" across the handles, 7 5/8" wide and weighs 341 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.

$595.00


Newcastle Barrel Mug Langlands Robertson 1782 Sterling Silver MAF

.Newcastle Barrel Mug Langlands Robertson 1782 Sterling Silver MAF

code: wb4033

English sterling silver barrel form mug by John Langlands I and John Robertson I, having a full set of Newcastle Hallmarks for 1782, with an ornate, period script monogram on the front of the body: MAF. Weighing 255 grams or 8.2 ozs. Troy, this handsome mug or cup is 3 7/8" tall, 3 1/4" in diameter and 4 1/2" 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.

$1150.00


Colonial Bird Back Tablespoon John David Philadelphia 1770 Coin Silver

.Colonial Bird Back Tablespoon John David Philadelphia 1770 Coin Silver

code: wb4026

American Colonial bird back tablespoon by John David of Philadelphia, c. 1765 - 1775, having a block letter monogram on the front of the handle IBH and a script family name inscription on the back of the handle: Shuff. Weighing 51 grams or 1.6 ozs. Troy, this desirable 18th Century American spoon is 8 3/4" long. 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.

$750.00


American Colonial Tablespoons 5 John Champlin New London 1775 Coin Silver

.American Colonial Tablespoons 5 John Champlin New London 1775 Coin Silver

code: wb4028

American Colonial tablespoons 5 in a Hanoverian pattern, 4 marked IC for John Champlin of New London Connecticut, one with a purposely rubbed but still readable mark of John Hallam, also of New London, c.1775 Each of these desirable tablespoons has a 5 Feathered Crown engraved on the back of the handle and the 5 weigh a total of 287 grams or 9.2 ozs. Troy, with each being 8 3/8" long. Engraved 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.

$1500.00


Colonial Tablespoon John Brevoort 1745 New York City Coin Silver

.Colonial Tablespoon John Brevoort 1745 New York City Coin Silver

code: wb4030

American Colonial tablespoon in a front ribbed Hanoverian pattern by John Brevoort of New York City, c.1740 - 1750, having a period block letter monogram on the front of the handle: HHH. Weighing 51 grams or 1.6 ozs. Troy, this 18th Century American tablespoon is 7 13/16" long. There is some tip[ wear, as would be expected. 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


Federal Tablespoons 3 William Cleveland Norwich GEC Coin Silver

.Federal Tablespoons 3 William Cleveland Norwich GEC Coin Silver

code: wb4031

American Federal coin silver tablespoons in a pointed end pattern by William Cleveland of Norwich, Connecticut, c.1790. These very desirable 18th Century American tablespoons were made by Cleveland early in his career, as can be seen from the style of the spoon. Each spoon has an ornate, period script monogram on the front of the handle: GEC and is 9 5/8" long, with the 3 weighing a total of 136 grams or 4.4 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.

$550.00


Irish Snuff Box Cowrie Shell John Egan 1800 Sterling Silver PHR

.Irish Snuff Box Cowrie Shell John Egan 1800 Sterling Silver PHR

code: wb4025

Irish sterling silver and Cowrie shell snuff box by John Egan of Dublin, maker′s mark only, the mark matching very nicely with known marks of this Irish Silversmith. The outside of the engraved,hidden hinged lid has an ornate, period script monogram: PHR. This especially desirable snuff box is 2 3/4" long, 2 1/4" wide, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 68 grams or 2.2 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

$1895.00


Colonial Salver Beaded Border Ball Claw Feet 1760 Maker I•S

.Colonial Salver Beaded Border Ball Claw Feet 1760 Maker I•S

code: wb4024

American Colonial oval salver or large teapot stand, c.1760 maker′s mark I•S, in a rounded corner rectangular punch. Candidates for the salver′s maker would be John Sarrazin of Charleston or Joseph Smith of Boston, although this may be a little early for Smith. It is unlikely English, as there are no signs of any removals of marks and the mark is single struck. Most duty dodgers have triple struck or even quadruple struck maker′s marks. The salver has an applied beaded rin and nicelt detailed ball and claw feet. Weighing 380 grams or 12.2 ozs, this desirable, early salver is 9 5/8" long, 7 7/8" wide and 1" 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.

$3950.00


Federal Sugar Bowl Alexandria John Gaither 1808 Coin Silver

.Federal Sugar Bowl Alexandria John Gaither 1808 Coin Silver

code: wb4021

Federal coin silver covered sugar bowl with handles made by John Gaither of Alexandria Virginia, c.1809. This handsome bowl is 8 3/4" tall, 8 1/4" across the handles and weighs 588 grams or 19 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition save for a minor repair to the finial on the lid, 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.

$2500.00