Diminutive duck decanter in amethyst glass with silver plate mount, ca. 1920. Body and neck are rich purple. The foot ring, tail, and wing handles are clear. Mounted to neck is silver plate collar with hinged duck’s head. Fine and richly colored piece. Marked “Austria.”
Dimensions: H 7 x W 7 ½ x D 4 in. RM
A pair of Nineteenth Century plated chambersticks, circa 1860. Each with the original candle snuffer. Condition is very fine. Dimensions: Height 3 3/4", Width 7".
Unusual,19th century silver plate barrel biscuit box made by Walker & Hall, Sheffield. 5 1/2" diameter x 3 1/2" depth. It does show some wear from normal use but otherwise in very good condition. In addition to the Walker & Hall hallmark on bottom a previous owner has also inscribed a personal identification number.
An excellent quality American silver plated 9-5/8" tall coffee pot c1897. This tea or coffee pot has a high embossed design which we believe is a pattern; these hollowware go-with pieces were issued to complement flatware patterns, although we haven't identified it. It has the winged globe mark as well as MFD. & PLATED BY REED & BARTON TAUNTON. MASS. No 3646 6 PAT'D JUNE 29th 1897...
12" high and approx. 11.5" diameter. Having pomegranate finials and outstanding cast borders and paw feet. Perhaps the best matched pair of tureens in antique Sheffield I have ever owner.
Among the finest of Romanticized Jugendstil designs produced by the famous WMF (Wurttembergische Metalwaren Fabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1900. The Lover's Jardiniere created under the direction of Albert Mayer with a full figured embracing couple upon it's front has cast as well as applied elements. High Art Nouveau whiplash handles adorn each end of the large form. The original elaborately cut and etched crystal liner floats within the framework...
A gorgeous 12" round silver plate over copper footed plateau. This incredible plateau features an ornate floral repousse frame with a crimped beveled edge mirror which is held in place with a fancy scalloped edge. The mirror is in excellent condition with the exception of some tiny pinpoint spotting and a few small slightly damaged spots along the edge of the glass on one side consistent with expected signs of age...
Silver Art Nouveau Mirror
This lovely Art Nouveau hand mirror holds a 5" beveled mirror. The back is patterned with a water lily and cat-tail design. The mirror is monogrammed "M" and is slightly loose in frame. It is silver plate, and as the photos show, there is some wearing away of the plate. Circa 1900.
A classy addition to your table. This is a two-handled 9-1/2" across silver plated round entree serving dish by Forbes Silver Co. This server features a fancy applied border on the lid and body, a swirl finial, and a detachable rim support on which can be rested a serving bowl...
A superb quality late 19th century 8-3/4" tall silver plated Queen Anne style reeded coffee pot. This coffee pot could also be used for hot water. It has a thumbwheel mounted finial and a wooden handle. It is stamped TRIPLE DEPOSIT MAPPIN & WEBB'S PRINCE'S PLATE LONDON & SHEFFIELD. This item is in excellent condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs other than a shallow depression above the gothic G monogram and a later inscribed personal inventory number...
Fine WMF centerpiece depicting a central maiden with outstretched arms. Whiplash handles flank the high Art Nouveau reticulated form. Relief patterns of flowers and vines sweep about the surface. The crystal liner is cut with complimenting florals. Designed by Albert Mayer circa 1900 in Germany in the workshop's 1906 Catalogue page 364. Dimensions: 6 1/8" H, 7" W, 18" L.
19.5" x 16.5" having separate warming tray.
Lovely pair of silver plate candlesticks with beautiful corinthian columns and raised, stepped beading on the bottom. They are marked Walker & Hall, Sheffield and numbered 288888. They measure 10 1/2" tall x 4 1/2" wide at the bottom. They are in lovely condition.
Fabulous silver plate tray, heavily decorated and dripping in grapes. It is footed and has lovely handles which, along with the whole border are covered in grapes and leaves. This tray is about as fancy as you'll find and is in lovely condition. It measures 27 1/2" long x 18 1/2" wide, and hallmarked on the back (see photo).
Lovely handled silver plate tray with center crest and beading all around the edges. It is simple but lovely, with plenty of room for a large tea set. It is hallmarked on the back (see photo), and in lovely condition.
Absolutely beautiful silver plate tray with center crest and decoration, handles on each end and fabulous serpentine, reticulated edges. This tray is marked by the maker, but I couldn't find the mark. It is old and in excellent condition. It measures 29 1/2" long x 22" deep.
Lovely round tray with raised grapes surrounding the edges and on the handles. It has a 15" diameter and is in excellent condition. It is marked on the bottom with hallmarks, the name Crescent, and the number 1097.
‘The Law Parliamentary and City Courts committee’
This interesting piece of London history is a most attractive silver plated table centrepiece in the form of an entwined fruiting tree with trailing vines on a spreading multi lobed foot.
The inscription reads ‘Presented By the Law Parliamentary and City Courts Committee to Their Respected Chairman Thomas Parkersen F.S.A DECR 1865’
Another section bears an armorial crest with Latin inscription Sapere Aude (Dare to be wise Dare to know...