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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1074381 (stock #48711)
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Featuring a fine and rare sterling silver filigree European tussie mussie flower holder. Very unusual with feet that spring out to stand up. Dates to the 19th century. Basically in very good condition considering age and the delicateness of this piece. Small amount of filigree missing. Ring on handle slides up and legs spring out and are held in place with leaves holding the ring...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #672313 (stock #179D)
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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...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1048780
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Featuring a museum quality, very fine, elegant and rare antique sterling and gold mesh evening handbag purse. Made by the Whiting and Davis Co. in the first quarter of the 20th century. This purse has many unique attributes since it combines an art deco design in the frame handle, clasp, and the gold and sterling striped design in the mesh. The mesh is the finest, gossamer quality as is the very fine fringe at the bottom edge. The sapphire clasp is lovely and snaps shut tightly...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #648087 (stock #287D)
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A sterling silver hair pin or jewlery tray for dresser with ornate design of flowers and scrolls, excellent workmanship. Stamped sterling, 925 fine, and Unger Brother's hall mark, a U over a B. Dating to the late 19th century. Excellent condition with no damages, dents, scratches or repairs. Measures 4 1/2" x 3". Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition shortly after having received it and in original packaging. Postage/insurance extra...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #694594 (stock #9885)
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Featuring a very rare early English sterling silver sealing wax jack. Hallmarked on handle, foot, snuffer and on top piece. The hall marks are hard to decipher, but there are lions, a C in a shield that looks like the Newcastle C for 1769, and there is the castle for Newcastle. There are makers marks of GN over HH in a shield. It is very hard for me to determine the age of this piece, but it is very nice and may be this early...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #648090 (stock #114013)
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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...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #747674 (stock #71022)
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Featuring a one of a kind English sterling silver miniature sword that could be used as a letter opener or paper cutter knife. Fully hallmarked with the lion for England, leopards head for London, Victoria's head for Victorian era, and date mark D in a shield for 1879-1880. Makers mark EHS. Both scabbard and sword stamped. Chain with ring for hanging as for a chatelaine attached. Beautifully made and unique. Worthy of being published in a book, as Stephen Helliwell's book(Christie's Collector's ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #706060 (stock #1565)
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Featuring a Gorham sterling silver box with detailed repousse flowers on top, and sides with bright cut engraved design.Top stamped sterling on side, inside rim of base stamped sterling, Gorham mark and fleur de lise(1887 hallmark), and number on underside,415. Monogram on underside. Measures 2 3/4" high and a little over 3/4" high. Excellent condition considering age. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of having received it. Postage/insurance extra. Sales t...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #772676 (stock #5358)
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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 and re...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #710360 (stock #61326)
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A very fine English small sterling bowl, a replica of a monteith bowl. Fully hallmarked with the leopard head (London),lion (England),letter d (1900) and makers mark, WC JL in shield. The underside of the foot is stamped Goldsmiths Company 112 Regent Street. This company sold many fine pieces of silver and jewelry to the Royal family and has its own history. It may still be in business. There is information on Google about it. The work on this bowl is exceptional. Mint condition. See photos. It ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #849354 (stock #90441)
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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, represents s...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #528056 (stock #3294)
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$275.00
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 and hobstar...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1235722 (stock #1011413)
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Featuring a rare and unusual antique sterling napkin ring of geometric open work design. Reminiscent of Mondrian, Stickley or Frank Lloyd Wright design. Stamped sterling with a number and a hallmark which is not identified. Dimensions: 1 5/8" in diameter x 15/16" wide. 14.9 grams. Dates to the first quarter of the 20th century. Very good condition but slightly out of round on one end. Postage insurance extra. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. Sales tax charged if sold in NY state unless val...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #774176 (stock #41076)
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Featuring an elegant Tiffany sterling box that could be used just about anywhere-with a collection of silver boxes on an end table, curio cabinet, or a dresser for trinkets, rings, cufflinks etc. Stamped Tiffany & Co Makers sterling sliver 925-1000 T. Measures 2 3/4" in diameter and slightly over an inch high. Excellent condition. Weighs about 4 ounces on a regular scale. From the estate of a knowledgeable collector that belonged to the Appraisers Association of America and who had the best. Ret...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1157554 (stock #712)
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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 3/4" di...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1075094 (stock #1216210)
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Featuring a superb, antique, Victorian solid sterling silver card case with engraving at its best. Hidden hinge. Dates to the late 19th century. Beautifully engraved on both sides with profuse flowers, scrolls, other designs, and an area for engraved initials. So much time and work went into engraving this, it is no wonder modern reproductions are so expensive! Stamped sterling with makers mark. Measures 3 1/4" long x 1 3/4" high x 1/4" deep. Weighs approximately over 40 grams.Excellent antique ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Coin : Pre 1837 VR item #695155 (stock #1270)
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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.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Coin : Pre 1900 item #1078821 (stock #55011)
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Featuring a wonderful quality, large, rare and very beautiful solid coin sterling silver napkin ring with 8 rows of 4 different, interesting engine turned designs. Elaborate engraved area with flowers and scrolls for monogram with flowers. Shape is an unusual barrel shape which flares out in the middle and in towards the top with a braided like border on both ends. Monogram appears to be "LFG" but could be interpreted differently. Guaranteed made in America in the mid 1800's. Measurements" 2 1/1...