Fine set-of-six sterling silver tots or shot glasses. The Arts & Crafts tyg tri-handle form shots are each fully hallmarked: William Aitken, Birmingham 1904. Beautifully presented in original fitted silk- and velvet-lined case. Each tot is gilded within. Dimensions: 1 3/4" H., 1 1/2" W., 1 5/8" W. to handles, each.
American Arts & Crafts hammered silver photo frame made by the famous Lebolt workshop. The Chicago jeweler and silversmith had a retail shop on State Street with a branch on Fifth Avenue, New York. The fine quality crafted frame bears the firm's earliest mark: L within a diamond, handmade sterling special; circa 1912. The form is beveled at the bottom to rest evenly upon a surface. Dimensions: 7 1/4" W., 9" H., 5 3/4" W, 7 1/2" photo.
Lovely Art Nouveau sterling silver clock with interlacing sweeping elements in relief. Silver is mounted upon a curving easel-back oak form. Hallmarks: Joseph Gloster, Birmingham 1907. Dimensions: 4 3/8" W., 6" H., 2" D.
Art Nouveau sterling silver and cut crystal paperweight inkwell. Large rounded silver cover with robust Art Nouveau florals in high relief. Heavy crystal square inkwell deeply cut beneath. Marked sterling. American circa 1900. Dimensions: 2 5/8" Sq., 4" H.
Sterling silver bean-back form cufflinks made by the Unger Bros. workshop in New Jersey circa 1900. The firm is highly regarded for their turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau designs. The oval cufflinks have swirling elements in high relief. 1/2" W., 3/4" L.
Sterling silver letter opener with tortoise shell handle. An elaborate scrolling mount separates the handle from the opener. Hallmarks: John Gilbert, Birmingham 1862. 1 1/4" W., 8 1/2" L.
Elegant Art Nouveau sterling silver hand mirror. Detailed irises in high relief are complemented by additional florals. The romanticized form has undulating vines about the circumference as well as handle. Hallmarks: Mitchell Bosley, Birmingham 1908. Dimensions: 6 1/4" W., 11 1/8" L.
Scotch agate mounted sterling silver page mark in the form of a dagger. Chase detail highlights upon silver. Hallmarks: Adie & Lovekin, Birmingham 1896. Dimensions: 1 1/2" W., 4"L.
Simply beautiful Art Nouveau sterling silver and cut-crystal boudoir jar. High Art Nouveau and foliate designs in relief surround a pair of cranes beneath a tropical tree. A lovely depiction in a tall oval form. Gilded beneath the top. Hallmarks: William Davenport, Birmingham 1907. Dimensions: 2 3/4" W., 4" H.
Octagonal-form pique sterling silver and tortoise jewel box. Nice blonde-highlighted tortoise is inlaid with elaborate silver and floral garlands and vines. Four delicate curving feet support the hinged box with its velvet lining. Hallmarks: Henry Matthews, Chester 1912. Dimensions: 2" H., 4 1/2" W.
Art Nouveau sterling silver photo frame. A dragonfly in relief at the bottom with flowers, buds and vines upon sides and top. A vacant Art Nouveau cartouche at the curving top as well. Hallmarks: Chester 1905. Dimensions: 6 1/4" W., 9" H.; 3 3/4" W., 5 1/4" H. photo.
Charming antique sterling silver double jigger fully hallmarked: Hilliard & Thomason, Birmingham 1903. Engraved with the McCarthy family coat of arms from the Regal House of Cork: A Dexter arm with hand holding a lizard. An engraved ribbon beneath with motto: Forti et Fideli nil Difficile (To the brave and faithful nothing is impossible). Dimensions : 3 1/8" h.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1249106 (stock #350)
Fine and rare Shreve Arts & Crafts sterling silver cocktail shaker in the highly collected Fourteenth Century Crusader pattern. Beautifully detailed with applied hammered rivet and strapwork elements. Even the bell shape top cap is adorned with a strapwork loop as it's finial. The pattern was introduced at the Panama Pacific Exposition of 1911 which symbolized a fresh beginning for the city of San Francisco after the devastating earthquake of 1906...
Sterling silver Arts & Crafts design small bowl in Shreve's Dolores pattern. The notched and relief edging is hammered. Ideal size for an olive or cherries bowl as well as for condiments. San Francisco circa 1909. Dimensions: 1" H, 2 1/4" W, 3 3/8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #844604 (stock #4039)
This Arts &Crafts Sterling Silver Trophy Vase is entirely gilded. Elongated rivet strap design handles. Stylized Arts & Crafts flower heads. Monogram "B" 1876-1926 commemorating a 50th Anniversary. Hallmarks: Wakely & Wheeler, London 1907. Dimensions: 8 3/8" H, 4" W.