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Sterling Silver Cauldron Shapped Open Salts Gorham 1873

.Sterling Silver Cauldron Shapped Open Salts Gorham 1873

code: wb583

American sterling silver cauldron shaped open salt dishes by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1873. These darling dishes measure 1 3/4" tall, approx. 2 1/4" in diameter and weigh 92 grams or 3 ozs Troy (pair). 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.

$247.50


Russian Troika Silver Niello Snuff Box 1900

.Russian Troika Silver Niello Snuff Box 1900

code: wb587

Russian 84 Standard Niello silver snuff box featuring Russian Troika c.1900. This beautiful box measures 4" long, 2 1/2" wide, 3/4" deep and weighs 126 grams or 4 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed MC, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$715.50


Russian 84 Standard Silver Thimble Vodka Shot 1890

.Russian 84 Standard Silver Thimble Vodka Shot 1890

code: wb597

Russian 84 standard silver thimble shaped vodka shot St. Petersburg c.1895. This darling shot measures 2" tall, 1 3/4" in diameter and weighs 30grams or 1 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.

$355.50


Shiebler Aesthetic Tea Strainer 1880 Sterling Silver

.Shiebler Aesthetic Tea Strainer 1880 Sterling Silver

code: wb196

American sterling silver Aesthetic leaf and stem tea strainer by George W. Shiebler of New York City, c.1880. This stunning strainer has a leaf form gilt bowl with a stem handle and is 5 1/2" long and weighs 46 grams or 1.5 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

$445.50


Georgian Bottle Tag Madeira Phipps Robinson 1806 Sterling Silver

.Georgian Bottle Tag Madeira Phipps Robinson 1806 Sterling Silver

code: wb198

English sterling silver bottle tag, ticket or label engraved Madeira by Thomas Phipps and Edward Robinson, having a set of Hallmarks for 1806, less the London town mark. It is not unusual for smaller items to lack the town mark. This handsome tag is 1" - 1 1/2" and weighs 9 grams. The original chain is present. Engraved as described above, the excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$175.50


American Coin Silver Child′s Cup 1852

.American Coin Silver Child′s Cup 1852

code: wb558

American coin silver child′s cup with floral repousse decorations, unmarked c.1852. This wonderful cup measures 3 3/8" tall, 4 3/8" across the handle, 3" in diameter and weighs 146 grams or 4.7 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Inscribed Nelly Feby 9th 1852, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$355.50


Child′s Cup Tift and Whiting NY Coin Silver 1853

.Child′s Cup Tift and Whiting NY Coin Silver 1853

code: wb560

American coin silver child′s cup with floral engraved decorations by Tift & Whiting NYC c.1853. This wonderful cup measures 3 1/4" tall, 4" across the handle, 2 5/8" in diameter and weighs 118 grams or 3.8 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Inscribed F.H. Stetson From H. J. Holbrook 1853, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$355.50


Spanish Colonial Silver Cup 1820

.Spanish Colonial Silver Cup 1820

code: wb565

Spanish colonial coin silver cup with beautiful floral decorations and a double reverced C scroll handle c.1820. This beautiful cup measures 3 1/2" tall, 4 1/8" across the handle 3" in diameter and weighs 97 grams or 3.1 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed RBC, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$265.50


Octagonal Scenic Coin Silver Child′s Cup 1835

.Octagonal Scenic Coin Silver Child′s Cup 1835

code: wb566

American octagonal coin silver child′s cup with floral scroll architectural and scenic decorations c.1835. This wonderful cup measures 3" tall, 3 3/4" across the handle, 2 1/2" in diameter and weighs 95 grams or 3 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition save for a few dents, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed Abraham Quackenbush, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$292.50


Sterling Silver Repousse Dresser Jar Gorham 1890

.Sterling Silver Repousse Dresser Jar Gorham 1890

code: wb569

American sterling silver repousse dresser jar by Gorham Silversmiths c.1890. This darling box measures 2 7/8" tall, approx. 3 1/2" in diameter and weighs 147 grams or 4.7 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed MJK, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$355.50


Norwegian Sterling Tea Caddy David Andersen 1950

.Norwegian Sterling Tea Caddy David Andersen 1950

code: wb571

Norwegian sterling silver tea caddy or lidded jar with a blue enameled K and wood finial by David Andersen c.1950. Made for the Klaveness Shipping Line, Norway. This handsome jar measures 4 1/8" tall, 2 7/8" in diameter and weigh 144 grams or 4.6 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition save for a age crack on the wooden part of the, 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. We have three of these handsome tea caddies available.

$595.00


Aesthetic Sugar Basket Wood and Hughes Sterling Silver Hand Hammered Bowl New York 1880

.Aesthetic Sugar Basket Wood and Hughes Sterling Silver Hand Hammered Bowl New York 1880

code: wb573

Brilliant American sterling silver Aesthetic Period sugar basket by master silversmiths of Wood & Hughes, c.1880. A superb little treasure that features a stunning acid etched border, and a delightful braided, swinging handle. It is complemented by it′s elegant hand hammered bowl that reflects light magnificently. This lovely charmer measures 5 1/2" tall with the handle, 2 1/2" high, 4 1/4" in diameter and weighs 164 grams 5.3 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$535.50


Repousse Floral Scroll Pill Box Sterling Silver 1880

.Repousse Floral Scroll Pill Box Sterling Silver 1880

code: wb191

American sterling silver round pill box in a floral and scroll Repousse pattern, with the scroll work on the lid surrounding a fancy period monogram AEE, c.1880 This ornate and useful pill box is 1 3/8" in diameter, 3/4" thick and weighs 26 grams. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique 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.

$175.50


Child′s Cup Rosette Gorham 1869 Sterling Silver

.Child′s Cup Rosette Gorham 1869 Sterling Silver

code: wb192

American sterling silver child′s cup in the Rosette pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1869. This exquisite, ornate cup or mug has a a band of die rolled ribbon decoration on its rim and a repousse band of arrows below the rim. The body of the cup is engraved with floral and foliate swags and stylized ivy leaves and it sits on a collared pedestal base. Beneath the swag in the center of the body there is a fancy, period monogram B. There is a cast Rosette medallion between the two sections of the C scroll handle. This special cup is 4 1/4" tall, 2 3/4 in diameter, 3 3/4" across the handle and weighs 117 grams or 3.8 ozs. Troy. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique 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.

$535.50


Repousse Salt Pepper Shakers A G Schultz Sterling Silver 1910

.Repousse Salt Pepper Shakers A G Schultz Sterling Silver 1910

code: wb551

American sterling silver tall salt and pepper shakers in a Repousse pattern made by Schultz & Co Baltimore 1910. These beautiful shakers measure 6" tall and weigh 99 grams or 3.2 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.

$625.50


Gorham Coin Silver Medallion Creamer Gorham 1865

.Gorham Coin Silver Medallion Creamer Gorham 1865

code: wb554

American coin silver medallion creamer with caryatid handle and applied male and female medallions, made by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1865. This beautiful creamer measures 6 1/2" tall, 5 3/8" across the handle and weighs 306 grams or 9.8 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed S, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$1125.00


Tiffany and Co Sterling Silver Child′s Cup 1920

.Tiffany and Co Sterling Silver Child′s Cup 1920

code: wb555

American sterling silver child′s cup Tiffany & Co, c.1920. Original in the Clearwater Collection Metropolitan Museum Of Art. Reproduction Original by John Dixwell Boston 1680 1725. This handsome cup measures 3 3/8" tall, 4 1/2" across the handle, 2 7/8" in diameter and weighs 192 grams or 6.2 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.

$595.00


American Coin Silver Cup C. Bard and Son 1852

.American Coin Silver Cup C. Bard and Son 1852

code: wb556

American coin silver cup by Conrad Bard Philadelphia, PA c. 1850-1859. This handsome cup has an inscribed with the capacity 1/2 Pint on the upper inside rim. Dimensions: 3 1/8" tall, 4 5/8" across the handle, 3 1/8" in diameter and it weighs 174 grams or 5.6 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed BMH 4th mo. 1852, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$382.50


Tiffany Olympian Preserve Spoon Sterling Silver 1878

.Tiffany Olympian Preserve Spoon Sterling Silver 1878

code: wb189

American sterling silver preserve spoon in the Olympian pattern by Tiffany and Company of New Yor kCity, patent 1878. This exquisite, figural pattern spoon is 7 5/8" long and weighs 86 grams or 2.8 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.

$355.50


George Sharp Ball Finial Butter Knife 1868 Coin Silver

.George Sharp Ball Finial Butter Knife 1868 Coin Silver

code: wb190

American coin silver Master Butter Knife in a beaded collar ball finial pattern by George Sharp of Philadelphia, patent 1868. This very desirable butter serving knife is 7 1/2" long and weighs 51 grams or 1.6 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.

$220.50


Nursery Rhyme Sterling Silver Baby Porringer Gorham 1900

.Nursery Rhyme Sterling Silver Baby Porringer Gorham 1900

code: wb522

American sterling baby porringer made by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1900. This whimsical child′s porringer features 14 acid etched panels with depictions of the following nursery rhymes: Little Bo Peep And Her Sheep; The Pipers Son; Humpty Dumpty; The Three Bears & Silverlocks; Mother Hubbard And Her Dog; Miss Muffet; Puss in Boots; The Wolf & Red Riding Hood, and a floral panel with a bird. Dimensions: 2" tall, 6 1/4" across the handle, 4 1/2" in diameter and weighs 167 grams or 5.4 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.

$525.00


Japanese Mixed Metals Match Striker 1900

.Japanese Mixed Metals Match Striker 1900

code: wb523

Japanese mixed metals match striker c.1900. This beautiful barrel form match striker with applied silver and copper decorations features: a stork, cherry blossoms and a woman on an elephant, twisted rope hoops. The striker is under the base. Dimensions: 2 3/8" tall, 2 3/8" 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.

$355.50


Gorham Aesthetic Sterling Silver Sugar Shaker 1870

.Gorham Aesthetic Sterling Silver Sugar Shaker 1870

code: wb542

American Aesthetic sterling silver sugar shaker by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1870. This elegant shaker measures 5" tall, 2 5/8" in diameter and weighs 152 grams or 4.9 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed RB, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$535.50


Sterling Silver Large Picture Frame Gorham 1930

.Sterling Silver Large Picture Frame Gorham 1930

code: wb546

American sterling silver picture frame by Gorham Silversmiths c.1930 This elegant frame with its original purple velvet backing measures 11 3/8" X 8 3/8". Picture size 9 1/2" X 6 5/8". 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.

$445.50


German 800 Silver Silver Figural Salt and Pepper Shakers

.German 800 Silver Silver Figural Salt and Pepper Shakers

code: wb547

German 800 silver figural salt & pepper shakers in the form of Dutch peasants of the 19th Century c.1890. These darling shakers measure 2 7/8" tall and weigh 99 grams or 3.2 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.

$355.50


Baroque Footed Bowl Black Starr Frost Sterling Silver 1890

.Baroque Footed Bowl Black Starr Frost Sterling Silver 1890

code: wb175

American sterling silver large footed serving bowl in a Baroque style by Black Starr and Frost of New York City, c.1890. This elegant, ornate bowl features applied floral and ribbon swags on its body, with an ornate, period monogram VE, an applied scroll rim and 4 floral scroll lion′s paw feet. The body of the bowl is 10" in diameter, 3 1/2" deep and the bowl is 5" tall, weighind a very substantial 1115 grams or 35.9 ozs. Troy. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique 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.

$1615.50


Letter Opener Fleur-de-Lis Queens Gorham 1868

.Letter Opener Fleur-de-Lis Queens Gorham 1868

code: wb158

American sterling silver letter opener in the Fleur-de-Lis or Queens′ pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, patent 1868. This elegant and useful antique letter opener has the name Hattie inscribed on the front of the handle and is 7 7/8" long and weighs 40 grams or 1.3 ozs. Troy. Inscribed as described above, the excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing

$112.50


Berry Spoon Open Work Bowl Handle Floral Scroll Sterling Silver 1885

.Berry Spoon Open Work Bowl Handle Floral Scroll Sterling Silver 1885

code: wb161

American sterling silver floral and scroll berry spoon with an open work handle and bowl, made for J.E.Caldwell of Philadelphia, c.1885. This ornate serving spoon has a cast, chased open work handle and a repousse bowl with solid surface monogrammed, in ornate, period script LDR. This elegant spoon is 8 3/4" long and weighs 80 grams or 2.6 ozs. Troy. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique 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.

$472.50


Claret Spoon Grape H 186 Gorham 1885 Sterling Silver

.Claret  Spoon Grape H 186 Gorham 1885 Sterling Silver

code: wb162

American sterling silver claret spoon in the Grape H 186 pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1885. This elegant, scarce long handled spoon has a nicely detailed grape and scroll handle and a twist midway along the shank, as well as a gilt, elongated bowl. The spoon is 15 3/4" long and weighs 100 grams or 3.2 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.

$355.50


Ice Cream Hatchet Wild Rose Whiting 1880 Sterling Silver

.Ice Cream Hatchet Wild Rose Whiting 1880 Sterling Silver

code: wb163

American sterling silver ice cream hatchet with a gilt blade in a Wild Rose pattern by Whiting, c.1880. This is a scarce form in a scarce, die struck pattern, monogrammed on the reverse of the topt handle SM in ornate, period script. The hatchet is 8 1/2" long and weighs 84 grams or 2.7 ozs. Troy. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique 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.

$445.50