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Repousse Floral Scroll Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1875 Monogram JO

.Repousse Floral Scroll Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1875 Monogram JO

code: n1378

American coin silver Repousse floral, scroll and shell Baroque napkin ring, c.1875 having an ornate, period script monogram: JO. This elegant, ornate napkin ring has scrolling shell borders, elaborate floral, scroll and shell Repousse decorations and an elaborate scroll cartouche enclosing the monogram: JO. This very special napkin ring is 2" in diameter, 1 5/8" tall and weighs 30 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.

$245.00


Comstock 84 Piece Large Dinner Set Vanderslice 1874 Coin Silver

.Comstock 84 Piece Large Dinner Set Vanderslice 1874 Coin Silver

code: wb3866

American coin silver large complete 84 piece dinner and luncheon size set in the Comstock pattern by Vanderslice, pat. 1874. This magnificent set consists of: 12 Dinner Forks 8" 12 Luncheon Forks 7 1/8" 12 Table Spoons 8 1/2" 12 Dessert Spoons 7 1/4" 12 Teaspoons 6" 12 Demitasse Spoons 5 1/8" Servers Include: 1 Soup Ladle 12 7/8" 1 Gravy Ladle 7 5/8" 1 Berry Scoop 9 5/8" 1 Pie Server 9 1/4" 1 Mustard Ladle 5 3/4" 1 Sugar Spoon 6" 1 Pickle Fork 6 1/4" 1 Pickle Knife 7" 2 Master Salt Spoons 3 3/4" 2 Master Butter Knives 7 1/4" (90 degree twist handle) Total silver weight is 3526 grams or 113.4 ozs Troy. Each piece has a crest of a fox head. 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.

$27500.00


Large Ornate Extensive Flatware Set Wilkens 800 Silver 1890

.Large Ornate Extensive Flatware Set Wilkens 800 Silver 1890

code: wb3868

German 800 solid silver large and extensive flatware set with an original box, Wilkens & Sons, c. 1890. This beautiful set consists of: 24 Dinner Knives 10 3/8" 24 Dinner Forks 8 1/4" 12 Table Spoons 8 3/8" 12 Regular Forks 6 3/4" 12 Regular Knives 7 3/4" 12 Dessert Knives (all silver) 8 1/2" 12 Dessert Spoons 7" 12 Teaspoons 5 5/8" 12 Demitasse Spoons 4 1/4" 12 Fish Forks (all silver) 8 1/8" 12 Fish Knives (all silver) 8 7/8" Servers are: 1 Soup Ladle 14" 1 Pie Server 10 7/8" 1 Fish Serving Fork 10 3/8" 1 Fish Serving Knife 11 1/4" 3 Serving Spoons (Vermeil) 7 1/8" 3 Meat Serving Forks (all silver) 8 1/8" Total silver weight aprox. 250 ozs Troy. Each piece has AW initials. 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.

$17950.00


Large 5 Piece Tea and Coffee Set 950 Ball Black and Co New Yourk 1880

.Large 5 Piece Tea and Coffee Set 950 Ball Black and Co New Yourk 1880

code: wb3869

American 950 Standard Sterling silver 5 piece tea and coffee set decorated with floral chasing and engine turned borders and figural flower finial, Ball Black & Co, New York, c.1880. This beautiful set consists of: 1 Coffee Pot 13 5/8" 1 Tea Pot 10 7/8" 1 Creamer 7 5/8" 1 Sugar Bowl 10" 1 Waste Bowl 5 1/8" tall and 6 3/4" in diameter. Total Silver Weight is 126 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.

$8500.00


Louisiana Souvenir Spoon 3 Black Boys Bowl Watson 1900 Sterling Silver

.Louisiana Souvenir Spoon 3 Black Boys Bowl Watson 1900 Sterling Silver

code: wb3864

American sterling silver Black Americana Louisiana Souvenir spoon with three smiling black boys embossed in the bowl by the Watson Company, c.1900. This desirable spoon is 5 3/4" long and weighs 22 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.

$225.00


Eskimo Woman and Child Souvenir Spoon Sterling Silver Mayer Alaska 1895

.Eskimo Woman and Child Souvenir Spoon Sterling Silver Mayer  Alaska  1895

code: wb3865

American sterling silver and copper souvenir spoon of an Eskimo Woman and her child sitting on her shoulders, both with copper faces and the woman having copper hands by Mayer Brothers of Seattle, Washington and retailed by S & H Jewelers of Nome Alaska, c.1895. The tip of the Mothers′ nose has a little wear, to be expected on an Eskimo.. The detail on this spoon is fantastic and the fact that it was sold in Nome Alaska adds to its appeal. The bowl features an engraved scene of two Alaska miners and their cabin, with one miner sitting on the porch smoking his pipe and the other standing next to him holding a gold nugget in the air. The mountains in the background complete the scene. This very special spoon is 5 5/8" long and weighs 32 grams or 1+ oz. 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


New Orleans Black Americana Cotton Pickers Souvenir Spoon Enamel Bowl 1900

.New Orleans Black Americana Cotton Pickers Souvenir Spoon Enamel Bowl  1900

code: wb3861

American sterling silver and multicolored enamel souvenir spoon by Thew Watson Company, c.1900. This ornate New Orleans spoon has an scrolling embossed bordered bowl with a hand painted scene of 7 cotton pickers working in the field and NEW ORLEANS, LA. in the sky in the background. The front of the handle has Seal of the City of New Orleans above a portrait of Old Hickory over a New Orleans banner with the Robert E. Lee Monument below. The back of the handle has he State Capitol building atop a Creole Cottage with The Jackson Monument below. The main attraction of this highly desirable spoon is the nicely detailed enamel bowl, which has no damage to the enamel. Weighing 37 grams or 1.2 ozs. Troy, this spectacular spoon is 5 7/8" 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. Offered elsewhere for $1195, our price of $950 is as special as the spoon itself.

$1195.00


Reuge Miniature Music Box Italy Carved Mother of Pearl Gilt Sterling Silver 1960

.Reuge Miniature Music Box Italy Carved Mother of Pearl Gilt Sterling Silver 1960

code: wb3862

Reuge Swiss Miniature Music Box mounted in an engraved and engine turned sterling silver gilt case by Morelli Sirio of Florence, Italy, c.2960. The top of the case has a wonderfully carved Mother of Pearl scene of a man serenading a woman, with the pair sitting on a crescent moon. The carving is held in place by 28 broad point engraved tabs surrounded by a wire rope border. The sides of the case have foliate engravings and a loop and jump ring. The back of the case has engine turned decorations, the winding knob, marked REUGE• PAT• on one side and ST-CROIX•SWISS on the other, on one corner of the back and the stop start pull knob on the other. The 17 note music box is in working condition and the gilt finish has a nice patina. with the carved Mother of Pearl being in excellent condition. It weighs 21 grams and is 1" long, 13/16" wide and 7/16" thick. 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


Basket Weave Napkin Ring Wood Hughes Coin Silver 1881

.Basket Weave Napkin Ring Wood Hughes Coin Silver 1881

code: n1377

American coin silver napkin ring by Wood & Hughes c.1880. This attractive napkin ring has a heavily embossed allover basket weave design with an applied rectangular engraved border cartouche containing an ornate monogram CSB. Dimensions: 1 5/8" - 1 1/2", weight 36 grams or 1.2 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original antique finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$265.00


Tulip Michelsen Service for 12 Sterling Silver Denmark 108 pieces 1950

.Tulip Michelsen Service for 12 Sterling Silver Denmark 108 pieces 1950

code: wb3858

Danish Art Moderne sterling silver flatware service for 9 X 12 in the Tulip pattern by Anton Michelson of Copenhagen, Denmark, c.1950. This handsome Art Moderne set consists of: 12 Knives 8 3/8" 12 Forks 7 5/8" 12 Salad Forks 6 1/2" 12 Teaspoons 6 1/4" 12 Cream Soup Spoons 7" 12 Coffee Spoons 5 1/4" 12 5 O′Clock Spoons 5 1/4" 12 Citrus Spoons 6 1/2" 12 Butter Knives 7" These could also be used as Luncheon of Breakfast Knives as they have sharp blades. 108 Pieces total silver weight approx. 120 ozs Troy, including weight of knife handles. 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.

$11500.00


Enamel Bowl San Francisco California Souvenir Spoon 1900 Sterling Silver

.Enamel Bowl San Francisco California Souvenir Spoon 1900 Sterling Silver

code: wb3860

American sterling silver souvenir spoon of San Francisco California, c.1900. This glorious spoon has a beaded edge enamel bowl with a blue guilloche enamel background, a white enamel banner reading: San Francisco and an embossed shield shaped eagle topped cartouche with the Great Seal of California done in multicolored enamel. The front of the handle has the San Francisco City hall, the US Mint. Lotta′s Fountain and the Manila Monument. The back of the handle has A female warrior holding a spear ans shield, with a sheep, grapes and a sheaf of wheat at her feet and a plow behind her, with a ship sailing through the golden gate in the background. A full figured 49′er holding a pick and a gold nugget stand over a bunch of grapes and under oranges. This fabulous spoon is 6" long and weighs 32 grams or 1+ oz. 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.

$325.00


Empire Buccellati Service 12 plus Servers Sterling Silver 1960 No Monogram

.Empire Buccellati Service 12 plus Servers Sterling Silver 1960 No Monogram

code: wb3856

Italian sterling silver service for 12 X 5 plus servers in the Empire pattern by Buccellati Silversmiths of Milan Italy, c.1960. The set consists of: 12 Dinner Knives 9 7/8" 12 Dinner Forks 8 1/4" 12 Salad Forks 6 7/8" 12 Oval soup or Dessert Spoons 7" 12 Teaspoons 6 1/8" Servers: Pie or Pastry Knife all silver 10 7/8" Serving Spoon large 11" Serving Fork 2 Tine 10 1/2" Serving Fork large 10 1/4" Total silver weight approx 121 ozs. Troy, including knife handles. 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.

$15250.00


Karen Old Newbury Crafters Servers Cartier Sterling Silver 1970

. Karen Old Newbury Crafters  Servers Cartier Sterling Silver 1970

code: wb3857

American sterling hand made and hammered service fro 12 X 6 plus 5 servers in the Karen pattern by Old Newbury Crafters of Newburyport Massachusetts and retailed by Cartier of New York City, c.1970. The set consists of: 12 Knives 8 5/8" 12 Forks 7 1/4" 12 Salad Forks 6 3/4" 12 Oval Soup or Dessert Spoons 7 1/8" 12 Teaspoons 6" 12 Butter Spreaders all silver 5 3/4" Servers; Gravy Ladle 6 5/8" Pie or Pastry Knife all silver 8 7/8" Sugar Spoon 6 3/8" Salad Serving Spoon 9 3/4" Salad Serving Fork 9 3/4" Total silver weight approx 107 ozs. Troy including knife handles. 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.

$8950.00


Ferderal Eagle Spout Teapot Coin Silver New York 1830 No Monogram

.Ferderal Eagle Spout Teapot Coin Silver New York 1830 No Monogram

code: wb3848

American coin silver teapot, New York maker, c.1825 - 1835, unmarked, possibly by William Thompson or Monell and Williams. This strikingly handsome, large teapot has a melon-reeded oval body on a stepped oval pedestal base; die-rolled floral, acorn, thistle and foliate scroll borders applied at the shoulder and edge of the base; Gadroon and beaded die-rolled borders applied at lip and top of base. The large flat hollow C scroll handle has a scroll and shell thumbpiece. Lid has concealed hinge and domed foliate finial. The fluted spout has a feathered large eagle head nozzle. Weighing 933 grams or 30 ozs. Troy, this special teapot is 10 1/2" tall, 13 1/2" handle to spout, with the body being 6 1/2" long and 5 3/4" 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.

$2495.00


Austrian Candelabra Vienna 800 Standard Silver 1890

.Austrian Candelabra Vienna 800 Standard Silver 1890

code: wb3851

Austrian 800 standard silver three light candelabra, with both having their original removable finials which double as snuffers. Each of these large, impressive candelabra is 18 1/2" tall and 10 1/4" across the arm. The bases are filled, the removable arms are not. 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. Shipping weight will be 12 pounds or less, with domestic shipping included in the price.

$1795.00


Acanthus 65 Piece Dinner Flatware Set Georg Jensen Sterling Silver 1945

.Acanthus 65 Piece Dinner Flatware Set Georg Jensen Sterling Silver 1945

code: wb3842

Danish sterling silver 65 piece Arts and Crafts dinner flatware set in the Acanthus pattern by Georg Jensen, designed by Johan Rhode 1917, c.1945. This handsome set consists of: 12 Dinner Knives 9" 12 Dinner Forks 7 1/4" 12 Salad Forks 6 5/8" 12 Gumbo Soup Spoons 6 1/2" 12 Teaspoons 5 3/4" Servers: 1 Sugar Spoon 6" 1 Sauce Ladle 6 1/4" 1 Gravy Ladle 7 3/4" 2 Piece Salad Serving Set 8 1/8" Total silver weight: 86.3 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.

$5750.00


Aztec 40 Piece Handmade Flatware Dinner Set Hector Aguilar Taxco 1950

.Aztec 40 Piece Handmade Flatware Dinner Set Hector Aguilar Taxco 1950

code: wb3843

Mexican sterling silver hand wrought 40 piece dinner sixe flatware set in the Aztec pattern Hector Aguilar, c.1950. This handsome set consists of: 8 Dinner Knives All Silver 9 3/8" 8 Dinner Forks 7 1/2" 8 Salad Forks 6 1/2" 8 Teaspoons 6" 8 Butter Knives All Silver 5 1/8" Total silver weight is 84.2 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.

$19500.00


Christening Cup Aesthetic Mask Handle Gorham 1872 Sterling Silver

.Christening Cup Aesthetic Mask Handle Gorham 1872 Sterling Silver

code: wb3844

American sterling silver christening cup by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked D for 1872 and inscribed: Elizabeth Wilson Scranton from her Great Grandma. This truly elegant cup has a tapered, matte finished body with a wide band of engraved multi-floral, pine cone and foliate decorations just under the rim, a narrow band of engraved foliate decorations above the scroll and foliate raised base. The quadruple scrolling and elongated leaf form handle has a crowned mask and rising tendril blossoms, adding to the appeal of this special cup. Elizabeth was the granddaughter of the founder of Scranton, Pennsylvania and the daughter of one of the founders of the Lackawanna Iron and Steel Company. This large, attractive cup has a gilt interior and is 4 1/8" tall, 3 1/4" in diameter, 4 3/8" across the handle and it weighs 250 grams or 8 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 repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$950.00


Chinese Key 89 Piece Dinner Flatware Set Sterling Silver Allan Adler

.Chinese Key 89 Piece Dinner Flatware Set Sterling Silver Allan Adler

code: wb3845

American sterling silver Arts & Crafts sterling silver 89 piece Dinner flatware set in the Chinese Key pattern by Allan Adler, c.1944. This handsome set consists of: 12 Dinner Knives 9 5/8" 12 Dinner Forks 7 1/2" 12 Salad or Smaller Forks 6 5/8" 12 Teaspoons 6" 12 Oval or Place Soup Spoons 6 3/4" 12 Demitasse Spoons 4" 12 Butter Knives 6 1/4" Servers include: 1 Sugar Shovel 6 1/8" 2 Serving Spoons 7 3/4" 2 Serving or Cold Meat Forks 8" Total silver weight 130 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.

$16950.00


Modernist Mexican Centerpiece Bowl C. Zurita 1950 Sterling Silver

.Modernist Mexican Centerpiece Bowl C. Zurita 1950 Sterling Silver

code: wb3846

Modernist Mexican Sterling Silver Ball Form decorated elongated Centerpiece bowl by C. Zurita of Mexico City, c.1950. This most unusual handmade Centerpiece bowl has handles as three balls in descending size and sits on an oval wide reeded foot. The bowl is 13 1/2" long, 5 1/2" wide, 3" tall (body), 5 1/2" tall (top of handle) and weighs an impressive 586 grams or 18.8 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 finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$950.00


Swedish Baroque Gravy Boat 1750 Stockholm 830 Silver No Monogram

.Swedish Baroque Gravy Boat 1750 Stockholm 830 Silver No Monogram

code: wb3840

Swedish 830 standard silver gravy boat in an early Baroque design, maker′s mark J(?)R, Stockholm, c.1750. This early, ornate gravy boat has a large, cast applied leaf and blossom thumbpiece on a strap handle ans a large, bellied body with a scalloped edge rim, sitting on four conforming open work scroll feet. Weighing 239 grams or 7.7 ozs. Troy, this desirable gravy boat retains its original fire gilt interior and id 7 3/8" from handle to spout, 3 1/2" wide and 5" tall to the tip of the handle. Save for the few expected marks: 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.

$1295.00


Grenada Flatware 40 Piece Set Sterling Silver OldNewbury Crafters 1960

.Grenada Flatware 40 Piece Set Sterling Silver OldNewbury Crafters 1960

code: wb3841

American sterling silver hand wrought flatware set in the Grenada pattern by Old Newbury Crafters, 1960. The set consists of: 8 Knives 9" long, 8 Forks 7 1/2" long, 8 Salad Forks 7" long, 8 Teaspoons 6" long, 8 Dessert or Oval Soup Spoons 7 1/8" long, Total silver weight is 67 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.

$6750.00


Figural Salt and Pepper Shakers Sterling Silver 1890

.Figural Salt and Pepper Shakers Sterling Silver 1890

code: wb3837

German sterling silver ornate salt and pepper shakers with Repousse figural cupid decorations, c.1890. These beautiful shakers are 2 1/2" in diameter and weigh a total of 222 grams or 7.1 ozs Troy. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed AHB in a period script, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$595.00


Linda Irish Aesthetic Palmette Cup Whiting 1880 Sterling Silver

.Linda Irish Aesthetic Palmette Cup Whiting 1880 Sterling Silver

code: wb3833

American sterling silver aesthetic child′s cup by the Whiting Division of Gorham Silversmiths, c.1880 inscribed: Linda Irish 1880. This ornate and interesting cup has upper and lower die rolled Palmette bands on its shaped straight sided body with the large central area having foliate and floral bright cut engravings surrounding the period inscription: Linda Irish 1880. The large C shaped handle has ornate, Acanthus leaf sockets. Weighing 175 grams or 5.6 ozs. Troy, this truly striking large cup is 3 5/8" tall, 3" in diameter and 4 1/2" across the handle. 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.

$595.00


Alabama Coin Silver Cup James Conning 1850 M F Hibler

.Alabama Coin Silver Cup James Conning 1850 M F Hibler

code: wb3834

American coin silver child′s cup or mug by James Conning of Mobile Alabama, c.1850, inscribed in ornate, period script: M. F. Hibbler. This attractive and desirable mug is decorated with two triple raised bands and applied beaded borders under the rim and above the base. The C scroll handle has an Acanthus leaf thumbpiece and is in excellent condition. Weighing 157 grams or 5 ozs. Troy, this special cup is 3 1/2" tall, 3" in diameter and 4 1/2" across the handle. 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.

$895.00


Squirrel Wild Rose Centerpiece Bowl J. R. Wendt Sterling Silver 1860 Monogram W

.Squirrel Wild Rose Centerpiece Bowl J. R. Wendt Sterling Silver 1860 Monogram W

code: wb3826

American sterling silver pedestal based centerpiece bowl by Johann Rudolph Wendt made for Ball Black and Company, both of New York City, c.1860. This wonderful figural centerpiece bowl has a nicely detailed, cast squirrel on top of each reverse C scroll split handle and applied and cast scroll and Wild Rose bowl edges, with one side of the bowl having an ornate, period monogram: W. The large oval bowl sits on a conforming pedestal base, with the maker′s and retailer′s marks being on the bottom of the bowl inside the pedestal. Ball Black and Company were the leading New York Retailers of their day and Wendt had his factory on the floors above the Ball Black showrooms. This special centerpiece weighs 948 grams or 30.5 ozs. Troy and is 16 1/2 : across the handles, 12 1/2" bowl length, 7" bowl width, 7" tall to the top of each squirrel, and 4 3.4" tall to the bowl edge. 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.

$3250.00


Porter Blanchard Water Pitcher Hand Made Hammered Sterling Silver 1950

.Porter Blanchard Water Pitcher Hand Made Hammered Sterling Silver 1950

code: wb3828

American Modernist sterling silver hand made hammered water pitcher by Porter Blanchard of Calabasas, California, c.1950. This attractive and useful pitcher has a large, bellied body, a wide flared lip and strap handle and sits on a round, flared base. Weighing 886 grams or 28.5 ozs. Troy, this highly desirable pitcher is 8 1/8" tall and 5 1/2" in diameter. 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.

$2495.00


German Ornate Coffee Set Föhr 800 Standard Silver 1870 Monogram Crown K

.German Ornate Coffee Set Föhr 800 Standard Silver 1870 Monogram Crown K

code: wb3829

German 800 standard silver three piece coffee set in a Baroque style, made in Föhr Germany, c.1870. Each piece of this unusual and ornate set has a Laurel leaf and berry wreath on each side containing a block letter monogram K under a nine pointed crown. A Royal connection is likely with this set, as a Crown monogram was not casually used. Such a designation was reserved for Royalty. All the pieces have beaded borders and handles with large Acanthus leaf sockets. The pot has an Acanthus leaf spout and a removable cast Blossom and large decorated ring finial. The set consists of:
  • Coffee Pot 11" tall 678 grams
  • Creamer 6" tall 261 grams
  • Open Sugar Bowl 5" tall 267 grams
Total silver weight is 1206 grams or 38.8 ozs. Troy. The base of the pot is filled and has a green felt cover. 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.

$1995.00


Secret of the Flowers Large Vase Unger Brothers Sterling Silver 1904

.Secret of the Flowers Large Vase Unger Brothers Sterling Silver 1904

code: wb3831

American sterling silver Art Nouveau large vase in the Secret of the Flowers pattern by Unger Brothers. This vase was created in the year that the pattern was first introduced, 1904. This visually stunning, high relief design vase features four panels of the lovely Unger Lady rising from the flowers and reaching for the blossoms above her lovely outstretched hands. The areas above her hands are reserves, one of which is inscribed: Woman′s Choral Club Apr 29 - 04, another is monogrammed in ornate, period script: KBP. The other two reserves are blank. The large, fluted top ornate body rests upon an elongated, pedestal base decorated with applied conforming flowers. Likely the best example of Art Nouveau we have ever seen, it justifies the reputation Unger has for fine quality work and is sure to please the most discriminating collector. Weighing 370 grams or 11.9 ozs, this truly magnificent vase is 10" tall, 4 1/4" wide and 5" in diameter at its base. 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.

$3500.00


French Empire Candlesticks Gorham Silversmiths Sterling Silver

.French Empire Candlesticks Gorham Silversmiths Sterling Silver

code: wb3823

American sterling silver French Empire style candlesticks by Gorham Silversmiths, date marked for 1928. The Angels flanking torches on each side of the stem are wonderfully ornate, and the elongated Acanthus leaf bases add to the appeal of these special candlesticks. The bobeches have foliate and scroll decorations. The two reserves are surrounded by floral and foliate scroll decorations, with one reserve being monogrammed, in ornate, period script: JRS. Each of these stunning candlesticks is 12" 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.

$2500.00