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Rope Border Star Cut Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1860

.Rope Border Star Cut Napkin Ring Coin Silver 1860

code: n833

American coin silver napkin ring having applied twisted rope borders on a body with hexagonal hatch work with a cut work six pointed star in each hexagon, c.1860. The stylized, scroll and floral bordered cartouche contains the period monogram M.F.R. This especially attractive and unusual napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter, 1 1/4" wide and weighs 23 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.

$220.50


Engraved Ivy Coin Silver Napkin Ring Matte Finish 1870

.Engraved Ivy Coin Silver Napkin Ring Matte Finish 1870

code: n828

American coin silver napkin ring having a large engraved cartouche on a matte finished background and wide, milled edge engraved rims. The cartouche contains a period presentation monogram JPR to GAR. This handsome napkin ring is 1 3/4" in diameter, 1 1/2" wide and weighs 18 grams. Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$112.50


Spanish Colonial Peruvian Coca Leaf Box 18th Century Sterling Silver

.Spanish Colonial Peruvian Coca Leaf Box 18th Century Sterling Silver

code: wb3197

Spanish Colonial silver Coca or Yerba Mate Leaf box, c.1725 - 1775 Lima or Cuzco Peru. This museum quality, large cartouche shaped Rococo box has overall repousse decorations of foliate, shell and scroll work on a pebbled background. The domed cover is surmounted with three winged cast cherubs, holding chiseled ribbon banners reading "L′Audpucni Dominum", the whole raised on 4 cabriole legs ending in scroll Onslow style feet. The central shield cartouche stands out with a huge articulated, hinged latch. The bottom of the box is hard fire soldered to its sides. All the construction and workmanship of the box are superb and are strong indicators of its age, quality and authenticity. Total silver weight 73 troy oz; Height 13 1/2 inches (34.5 cm); Maximum diameter 11 1/4 inches (28.5 cm) Included with the box is the reference book: Pre-Columbian Silverwork Peru by Luis Felipe Ricketts. A similar box is pictured and described on page 55. Taking pictures of this special box was like eatingh pistachios, We just couldn′t stop.

$17500.00


Mary Napkin Ring Baroque Scroll Open Work Towle Sterling Silver

.Mary Napkin Ring Baroque Scroll Open Work Towle Sterling Silver

code: n820

American sterling silver napkin ring in an open work Baroque Scroll design by Towle Silversmiths, c.1890. This attractive napkin ring has applied open work fancy scroll borders and is inscribed Mary. Weighing 26 grams, it is 1 7/8" in diameter and 1 1/8" wide. 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.

$130.50


Lizzie Napkin Ring Coin Silver Engine Turned 1860

.Lizzie Napkin Ring Coin Silver Engine Turned 1860

code: n815

American coin silver napkin ring with an engine turned body and applied diamond and dart borders on a stippled background. Unmarked, but guaranteed to be as represented, this attractive napkin ring is inscribed Lizzie and is 1 5/8" in diameter, 1 1/8" wide and weighs 19 grams. Inscribed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$130.50


Floral Engraved Napkin Rings 1901 Sanders Shepherd 1901 Sterling Silver

.Floral Engraved Napkin Rings 1901 Sanders Shepherd 1901 Sterling Silver

code: n817

English sterling silver floral engraved napkin rings, 2, by Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings (Frank) Shepherd with a full set of Birmingham Hallmarks for 1901. Each of these attractive napkin rings has allover floral engravings and a central round cartouche, one blank and the other inscribed with the number 15. Weighing 11 grams, each of these undersized napkin rings is 1 1/2" in diameter and 1" wide. 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. The price is for the pair.

$85.50


Pond Lily Napkin Ring Gorham B208 Sterling Silver 1890 JCW

.Pond Lily Napkin Ring Gorham B208 Sterling Silver 1890 JCW

code: n814

American sterling silver napkin ring by Gorham Silversmiths c. 1890. This stunning napkin ring has applied pond lily borders and is monogrammed JCW and marked Lion Anchor G, Sterling and B208. Dimensions: 1 7/8" - 1 1/2" weight 45 grams or 1.5 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.

$310.50


English Sterling Silver Sugar Shakers London 1898 1899

.English Sterling Silver Sugar Shakers London 1898 1899

code: wb2035

English sterling silver beautiful pair of sugar shakers by William Gibson & John Lawrence Langman, London, date marked for 1898 and 1899. These beautiful shakers measure 7 1/2" tall and weigh a total of 701 grams or 22.5 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 finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$5850.00


Art Deco Oval Napkin Ring Gorham Sterling Silver Monogram R 1930

.Art Deco Oval Napkin Ring Gorham Sterling Silver Monogram R 1930

code: n807

American sterling silver Art Deco oval napkin ring by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1930. This handsome oval napkin ring has straight line engraved decorations surrounding a rectangular central cartouche containing a period monogram R. The napkin ring is 2 1/2" - 7/8", 7/8" tall and weighs 23 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.

$85.50


Pond Lily Napkin Ring Gorham B209 Sterling Silver 1890

.Pond Lily Napkin Ring Gorham B209 Sterling Silver 1890

code: n808

American sterling silver large Pond Lily napkin ring by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1890. This ornate napkin ring features wide borders of applied Pond Lilies and is marked B209. Weighing a substantial 47 grams or 1.5 ozs. Troy, the napkin ring is 2" = in diameter, 1 7/8" tall and is monogrammed, in ornate, period script THT. 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.

$355.50


Baroque Floral Open Work Scroll Napkin Ring Simons Sterling Silver 1890

.Baroque Floral Open Work Scroll Napkin Ring Simons Sterling Silver 1890

code: n810

American sterling silver Baroque floral open work scroll napkin ring by Simons Brothers of Philadelphia, c.1890. This elegant napkin ring has applied floral, foliate and open work scroll borders and is 2" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 37 grams or 1.2 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.

$275.00


Dolphin Figural Fish Serving Set Duhme and Co Sterling Silver 1875

.Dolphin Figural  Fish Serving Set Duhme and Co Sterling Silver 1875

code: wb2034

American sterling silver fish serving set with figural dolphin handles and a wonderfully hammered finish by Duhme & Co. of Cincinnati Ohio, c.1875. The serving fork: 9 1/4" long, the serving knife knife is 13" long. The total silver weight is 297 grams or 9.5 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 finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$3150.00


Tiffany Grape Barrel Vine Mug December 25th 1871 Sterling Silver

.Tiffany Grape Barrel Vine Mug December 25th 1871 Sterling Silver

code: wb3180

American sterling silver Aesthetic mug or cup by Tiffany and Company, c.1870. The mug was bears the marks of Edward C. Moore, whose company was bought by Tiffany in 1868. This fabulous Christmas mug is in the shape and style of a wine barrel, with riveted straps and has applied grape vines. Inscribed, on the bottom of the mug, in period script: Charles Kerner December 25th, 1871. This wonderful mug has a gilt interior and is 3 7/8" tall, 3" in diameter, 4 3/8" across the D shaped handle and weighs a substantial 243 grams or 7.8 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 removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.

$1345.50


Randahl Ornate Pedestal Bowl and Ladle 1915 Sterling Silver

.Randahl Ornate Pedestal Bowl and Ladle 1915 Sterling Silver

code: wb3175

American sterling silver Arts and Crafts pedestal serving bowl and matching ladle in an ornate floral pattern by Julius Olaf Randahl, the founder of the Randahl Shop of Chicago, having the old JOR hammer mark, c.1915. This scarce Chicago made set is some of Handrail′s best work. Ornate pieces from Randahl are scarce. Dimensions: 5 1/2" in diameter, 3 3/8" tall, ladle 5 1/2" long, total silver weight 250 grams or 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.

$1305.00


Arts and Crafts Hammered Tea Caddy Danish 830 Silver 1919

.Arts and Crafts Hammered Tea Caddy Danish 830 Silver 1919

code: wb3176

Danish 830 standard silver Arts and Crafts style hand made, hand hammered large tea caddy, assay marked for Copenhagen, 1919, with the DA Hammer mark for Dansk Arbejoe or The National Association of Danish Enterprise, or, literally, Danish Work. The caddy also has slightly later Swedish marks for Helsingborg (Halsingborg), Sweden, 1928, GB, likely for the retailer, Gustav Bengs, engraver and Goldsmith. The circular pedestal base has a Blossom Repousse collar and the push on lid has an applied beaded rim. This striking tea caddy is 5 3/4" tall, 3 3/4" in diameter and weighs 233 grams or 7.5 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 finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing

$985.50


Tiffany Sterling Silver Repousse Lidded Jar Westinghouse New York 1890

.Tiffany Sterling Silver Repousse Lidded Jar Westinghouse New York 1890

code: wb3173

Magnificent lidded jar done in an ornate baroque revival repousse motif from the antique sterling silver collection of Mrs. Marguerite Erskine Walker Westinghouse, wife of the famous American inventor, George Westinghouse. This regal treasure was masterfully crafted by the silversmiths of Tiffany & Co, c.1890. The repousse embellishment is absolutely stunning. There are beautiful shells, flowers, leaves and scrolls throughout the entire piece which is delightfully enhanced by an exquisite floral finial. Elegant decorative borders complement the upper and lower portions. It stands 5" tall, and measures 3 7/8" in diameter. It weighs a very substantial 264 grams or 8.5 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing

$3150.00


American Coin Silver Acorn Napkin Ring 1860

.American Coin Silver Acorn Napkin Ring 1860

code: n786

American coin silver napkin ring with beautiful oak leaf and acorn decorations, c.1860. This handsome napkin ring measures 2 1/8" in diameter, 1 1/2" tall and weighs 41 grams or 1.3 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition, monogrammed HR 8, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$175.50


Russian Imperial Boar Box Kiev Vyrzhikovsky 84 Standard Silver 1897

.Russian Imperial Boar Box Kiev Vyrzhikovsky 84 Standard Silver 1897

code: wb3168

A thoroughly majestic treasure box for the truly discerning collector of silver. A stunning and regal Russian locking casket with a striking figural boar finial, beautifully embellished with acorn and oak leaf motif. It features highly detailed applied decorative boars heads in profile on the sides and it rests upon four wild boar piglets. Made in Czarist Russia by mastersilversmith and jeweler Alexander Kazimirovich Vyrzhikovsky, assayed in Kiev 1892. This rare item is fully hallmarked and has never been monogrammed. A cleverly crafted locking mechanism wont allow the box to shut and lock unless it is closed and locked by the key. It is designed to make it impossible to lock the key in the box. What an elegant way to protect your your most valuable or sacred treasures. Whether it is an antique gold pocket watch or a very private thumbdrive....this is an important box in which important things should be kept. It measures 6 1/2" long, 4 1/4" wide, and stands 5 1/2" tall to the top of the finial. It weighs a substantial 1009 grams or 32.5 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing

$11250.00


Newcastle Tankard Langlands Robertson 1780 Sterling Silver

.Newcastle Tankard Langlands Robertson 1780 Sterling Silver

code: wb3171

English sterling silver George III tankard or Mug byJohn Langlands & John Robertson, with a full set of Newcastle Hallmarks for 1780. Dimensions: 4 7/8" tall, 5 1/4" across the handle, 3 3/4" diameter of the base, weight 254 grams or 8.2 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

$1305.00


Scottish Bright Cut Goblet Robert Gray 1795 Sterling Silver

.Scottish Bright Cut Goblet Robert Gray 1795  Sterling Silver

code: wb3167

Scottish sterling silver goblet by Robert Gray, having a full set of Edinburgh Hallmarks for 1795. This lovely goblet has crisp, period bright cut decorations and a period monogram: JS and D+G on the cup and it sits on a tapering, pedestal round base. The interior of the cup has its original gilding. 7 3/8" tall, 4 1/8" in diameter and weighing 349 grams or 11.2 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

$2025.00


Coin Silver Napkin Ring 1880

.Coin Silver Napkin Ring 1880

code: n783

American coin silver napkin ring with floral repousse decorations, c.1880. This handsome napkin ring measures 1 7/8" in diameter, 1 3/8" tall and weighs 28 grams or0.9 ozs Troy. It is inscribed: "Cyrus from Lucia". The remarkable original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$175.50


Silver Napkin Ring Made Out Of Silver Coins 1907

.Silver Napkin Ring Made Out Of Silver Coins 1907

code: n785

American coin silver napkin ring made out of 6 Spanish Alfonso XII silver coins, 1907. This handsome napkin ring measures 1 3/4" in diameter, 1" tall and weighs 37 grams or 1.2 ozs Troy. It is inscribed: "Happy New Year I. Y. 1907" on the inside of the ring.

$148.50


Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Salad Server Set Fiorito George Shibler New York 1902

. Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Salad Server Set Fiorito  George Shibler New York 1902

code: wb3149

An exquisitely detailed floral motif and stunning workmanship come together in these lovely Art Nouveau Period salad servers, done in the Fiorito pattern, c. 1902 by George W. Shiebler and Co. of New York. The unique handles are brilliantly decorative poppies complemented by dainty foliate embellishment. Fiorito is a multi motif pattern. As the name suggests, ("fiore" is Italian for flower) they have a distinctly European charm. The spoon measures 7 5/8" and the fork measures 8". The weigh a combined 113 grams or 3.63 Troy ounces. 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


Austrian Continental 800 Silver Beaker Lienz Austria 1850

.Austrian Continental 800 Silver Beaker Lienz  Austria 1850

code: wb3155

Expertly crafted in Lienz, Austria c. 1850, this delightful beaker is full of old world European charm and uniquely decorative details. It′s elegant fluted sides are rounded at the top, like petals which mirror the scalloped and sculpted pedestal base. There is a lovely border that accentuates the graceful curves around the lower portion and uppermost portions. The beaker is encircled with a pretty repousse floral border, embellished very detailed roses, daisies and leaves. It is an extremely artistic piece of Austro-Hungarian silver. It measures a diminutive 4" in height, and weighs a very substantial 150 grams or 4.82 ounces Troy. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing

$675.00


Repousse Grape Tray Wallace 1950 Sterling Silver

.Repousse Grape Tray Wallace 1950 Sterling Silver

code: wb3157

American sterling silver Repousse grape circular tray or shallow dish by Wallace Silversmiths, c.1950. The tray is in the number 4455-9 pattern and is 10" 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

$585.00


Japanese Fish Serving Set Gorham 1871 Sterling Silver

.Japanese Fish Serving Set Gorham 1871 Sterling Silver

code: wb3252

American sterling silver fish serving set, knife and fork in the Japanese pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1871. Both pieces are embellished with gorgeous acid etched Asian inspired motifs of nightingales, cherry blossoms and decorative borders done in remarkable detail. The knife measures 11 7/8" and the fork measures 9 1/4". They weigh a combined 6 troy ounces. Each has an ornate, period monogram FW on the back of its handles. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$2495.00


American Coin Silver Grape Leaf Napkin Ring 1860

.American Coin Silver Grape Leaf Napkin Ring 1860

code: n777

American coin silver napkin ring with repousse grape leaf decorations, c.1860. This handsome napkin ring measures 2" - 1 1/2" and weighs 54 grams or 1.7 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed HT, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$220.50


Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Florence Frank Whiting 1910

.Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Florence Frank Whiting 1910

code: n779

American sterling silver Art Nouveau napkin ring in the Florence pattern by Frank Whiting, c.1910. This beautiful napkin ring measures 1 7/8" - 1 3/8" and weighs 35 grams or 1.1 ozs Troy. The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. Monogrammed Lois, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.

$202.50


Currier Roby Serving Bowl Ball Edge Sterling Silver 1940

.Currier Roby Serving Bowl Ball Edge Sterling Silver 1940

code: wb2057

American Colonial Revival style sterling silver serving bowl by Currier & Roby Silversmiths of New York City, c.1940. This stunning bowl has a scalloped edge with applied balls at the low points of the egdge. Weighing a substantial 438 grams or 14.1 ozs. Troy, and being 7 1/2" in diameter and 4" tall, this bowl will display nicely and be a useful addition to your silver collection. 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


Mixed Metals Sugar Spoon Hammered Gorham Sterling Silver 1885

.Mixed Metals Sugar Spoon Hammered Gorham Sterling Silver 1885

code: wb2059

American sterling silver and other metals hammered sugar spoon in a Mixed Metals pattern by Gorham Silversmiths, c.1885. This exquisite spoon has an allover hammered finish and applied copper foilage and a copper fron sitting on a silvert embankment. The bowl has its original gilding. Weighing 32 grams or 1 oz. Troy, the spoon is 6 1/2" long. 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