This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.5 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has heraldic crest that incorporated eagle wings--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 47.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
Elegant wide 2 beaded border solid sterling silver napkin ring hallmarked Birmingham 1916. It measures 1" wide and 1.75" across. It weighs 7 grams. I could find nothing wrong with it. A great addition to your collection!
Gorgeous antique Victorian sterling silver sugar tongs with the Apostles on either side of the tong. They are quite decorative and elegant. They are hallmarked Chester 1899 with William Aitken silversmith. They measure 4" long and weigh 16 grams. A great addition to your collection!
Antique heavily decorated sterling silver lid with a fluted pie edging and center cartouche with a gold wash on the inside. The decorations are gorgeous with florals, geometrics, scrolls, and flutes. It is hallmarked Birmingham 1901 with Crisford and Norris silversmiths. The cut glass jar is heavy with a hobnail pattern. There are no chips or cracks. The jar measures 4.5" long, 1.5" wide and 1" high. The lid does have some tiny holes which can be seen when held up to the light...
Sterling silver "tot," or shot jigger. Unusal flower-pot form bears full British hallmarks: William Aitken, Birmingham 1913. 1 1/2" H., 1 1/2" W.
Stunning high Art Nouveau wine bottle stand. Elaborately reticulated whiplash vines and iris florals dance about the form. Three ball feet support the stand with its pinched wave edges. Made in Germany circa 1900. 3 1/8" H.
Large Japanese Sterling Silver, Enamel and Leather Photograph Frame, C.1900.The frame set with silver and enamel cornices depicting finely pierced and hand painted sterling enamel flowers and butterfly. The frame complete with bevelled glass and green leather (probably later covered). Measures: Approximately 15.5 x 13 inches. Image size: 13 x 10 inches.
Art Nouveau sterling silver ice cream serving set. Made by Kerr in Newark, ca. 1890. This set comprises 1 large bowl and 8 small bowls. The large bowl is rectangular with a scrolled well. The small bowls are square with concave well. Each has sculptural semi-abstract flowers applied to rim. Controlled and symmetrical, though fluid and dynamic. Script monogram in well. A great service for special treats. Hallmarks include nos. 250 and 469. Excellent condition with rich patina...
Sterling silver bread tray. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca. 1890. Ovoid with dense and tactile flowers, foliage, and scrolls applied to rim. Hallmark includes no. 103. Excellent condition with fine definition and rich patina.
Dimensions: H 1 2/3 x W 11 1/3 x D 6 in. Weight: 11 troy ounces. BM150
Chinese Export sterling silver bowl, ca. 1900. Curved sides, shallow trefoil side handles, and conical support. Engraved birds, branches, and clouds on bowl exterior. Engraved zigzag on foot. Nice proportions and attractive ornament. Hallmarked CJ Co. Sterling. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 5 1/8 x D 3 3/4 in. Weight: 7 troy ounces. BL726
Pair of sterling silver open salts. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Each: squat and curved bowl with chased floral band on honeycomb ground. Three ball supports. The pattern (no. 3246) was first produced before 1875. Hallmark includes director letter M (1873-1891). Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 2 1/2 x D 2 1/4 in. Total weight: 3 troy ounces. BL863
Sterling silver fish serving pair in Mazarin pattern. Made by Dominick & Haff in New York. This pair comprises 1 fork and 1 slice. Curvilinear with graduated egg-and-dart border. Evocative of seventeenth-century elegance. The fork has splayed tines. The slice has scalloped blade. Tactile with good balance. A nice pair in this pattern, which was first produced in 1892. Hallmarked.
Length: Fork: 8 2/3 in. Slice: 11 3/4 in. Total weight: 6.5 troy ounces. BL885
George V sterling silver 3-basket centerpiece. Made by Mappin & Webb in London 1919. This garniture comprises 1 large basket and 2 small baskets. Each: ovoid with solid and faceted well. Sides have fluid and symmetrical scrolls and foliage. Notched and cabled rim with scrolled bracket handles. Four paw supports with scallop shell mounts. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: Large: H 4 1/2 x W 11 x D 6 7/8 in. Small: H 3 1/2 x W 8 1/3 x D 5 in. Total weight: 34 troy ounces...
Art Nouveau emerald glass vase with silver overlay. Made by Alvin in Providence, ca. 1900. Globular with conical neck and mouth. Engraved overlay with scrolls, flowers, ribbon, and female heads radiating Medusa-like tresses. Asymmetrical scallop shell cartouche (vacant). Hallmark includes no. G3368. Excellent condition with rich color and patina.
Dimensions: H 10 x D 4 3/4 in. BL980
Classical sterling silver gravy boat. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Curved and ovoid bowl with helmet mouth and capped and reeded scroll handle. Raised oval base with 4 lion’s head mounts terminating in scroll supports. The pattern (no. 2603) was first produced before 1875. Hallmark includes director letter M (1873-1891). Excellent condition with rich patina.
Dimensions: H 6 3/4 x W 9 3/4 x D 4 1/8 in. Weight: 14.5 troy ounces. BM114
Cut-glass relish dish with sterling silver rim. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1894. Curved and rectangular with brilliant-cut ornament. Sterling silver collar with scrolled and pierced everted rim. Hallmark includes date symbol and no. S1892. Excellent condition. Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 6 3/4 x D 5 in. BM126