Featuring a fine, early pair of American coin silver salt spoons with initials AW, beautifully engraved. Signed on reverse S.W. Lee, a Providence Rhode Island coin silver maker circa 1815. May be very rare and collectible. Measure 3 7/8" long. Bowl 7/8" wide. Excellent condition. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of having received item. New York buyer pays sales tax unless valid tax number and resale form provided.
Featuring a very rare antique silver wax seal in the form of a mysterious shrouded figure. The tablet for the seal has not been carved. It unscrews from the figure in order to engrave it. The figure is a great example of art from the Symbolism Movement of art, originating in France and Belgium in the late 19th century, awakening man's interest in the religious and spiritual world. The figure suggests the mystery surrounding the Madona. The veil covering her face, cascading downward, represen ...click for details
Featuring a rare, English, early to mid 19th century, antique sterling silver and coral baby rattle and whistle. Lovely repousse work all over the surface. There are 5 bells(the 6th one is missing), a ring for hanging, and a fine coral piece for teething and good luck. The whistle does not work(it could probably be fairly easy to adjust to work) and the mouth piece, just under it,(perhaps the baby teethed in the wrong place!), is slightly indented on both sides(see photo). The hallmarks are hard ...click for details
Featuring a miniature replica of a Dutch windmill with flag. Blades of windmill turn. Dates circa 1900. Excellent condition. Dutch hallmark for sterling on one blade(see photo). Measures 2 3/4" high x 1 1/4" in diameter. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition shortly after having been received. New York buyer pays their local county sales tax on item and shipping charges unless valid New York tax number and resale certificate provided.
A sterling silver match holder from the late 19th century. Fine floral, leaf and scroll design. Stamped sterling and the Frank Whiting hallmark. Measures 3/8" wide x 2 1/2" long. In very good condition with a minor split on side. Hardly noticeable. Top snaps shut tightly. No striker on base. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition shortly after having received it, and in original package material. Postage/insurance extra. New York buyer pays their local county sales ...click for details
Featuring a fine little enamel and sterling spoon made by Marius Hammer of Norway. Beautiful enamel designs in rich shades of navy blue, white and a touch of red. Bermuda engraved on bowl. Stamped MH, 900 and hallmark for Marius Hammer. Dates circa 1900. Measures 4 1/2". All in excellent condition with no damage or losses to enamel. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of having received item. Sales tax charged if sold in New York state unless valid tax a ...click for details
Featuring a rare Austrian sterling silver snuff or curio cabinet box with an intricately engraved scene on cover and on the reverse, beautiful engraved scroll designs. On the cover is engraved under the castle scene "Das Schlofs Weilburg Bey Baden in Oesth". I believe the translation for this in English is Castle Weilburg near Vienna Austria", but not sure since I do not speak German. The engraving is superb with a courting couple standing in the foreground,and the castle/structur ...click for details
Featuring an outstanding American ornate sterling silver napkin ring. Edge of rims on both ends are different than the other, and most unusual shape. 3 areas with design that repeat, each with a central cartouch surrounded by scrolls and flowers. Probably hollow. Stamped sterling. No makers mark, but obviously made by one of the best silver companies. Excellent condition! No dents, damages, scratches or repairs! dates to the late 19th century. Weight: heavy at 21.3 grams. 1 1/4" wide x 1 3/ ...click for details
Wonderful quality American Brilliant Period cut glass powder dresser jar with excellent art nouveau sterling silver top. There are no dents, damages, or repairs in the top nor are there any chips, ground spots or damages to the base. It is in pristine condition and measures 4+" in diameter and almost 3" high. The detail in the silver, with 2 facing winged dragons or mythological beasts, scrolls and flowers is superb. The deep cutting on the heavy base is just beautiful with a feather a ...click for details
Rare,beautiful vanity perfume/cologne bottle dating to the late 19th century.Stamped sterling,N, and a number, 109. Mint condition. 7 1/4" tall. Fine piece from every aspect with detailed flowers, scrolls, wonderful graceful shape etc. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition and withing a short time of having received it and in original packing material. Postage/insurance extra. No handling charge. New York buyer pays their local county sales tax on item and shipping char ...click for details