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 ...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.
This unique spoon has a very large bowl that measures almost 4" long at longest point and 3" wide at widest point. The handle has a great deal of wonderful open work including an eagle,figures, a head, and much ornate scroll work. The back also has some design work. The overall length is 11". It is marked 800, the mark for continental sterling and there are some hall marks. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. 3 day return privilege providing item returned in sent condition. New ...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 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
Quality crystal and 800(continental sterling) 11" decanter, circa 1880, probably Dutch or German, stopper with ship finial and much work. 2 part removable base. The base has much detail with horse drawn carriages, buildings, birds, people, open work and much more. Item in mint condition. Satisfaction guaranteed or 3 day return privilege with money back. Postage/insurance extra. Sales tax charged in New York state unless valid sales tax number provided with resale certificate.
Featuring a very rare and unusual signed Tiffany sterling silver pomander or potpourri box with intricate pierced work made in England with English hallmarks for Tiffany & Co.. The top has much open work with elaborate designs and in the middle is a medallion of Pegasus and a woman. The sides of the box are decorated with scrolls. The hallmarks on the side of the lid are the lion for England, the leopards head for London, and the initials WC, the makers mark. Also on the side of the lid are ...click for details
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. One leaf is missing so the leg goes out too far to stand unless the ring is placed under the other two leaves as sho ...click for details
An ornate American sterling silver match safe with lovely scroll, floral and lion head motif engraved Billey Aug. 20, 1894. Wonderful design, shape and patina. Remarkable, excellent condition. Stamped sterling with the Whiting company hall mark. Striker on bottom. Snaps closed tightly. Measures 2 3/4" long by almost 1 1/2" wide. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, in original packaging and shortly after having received it. Postage/insurance extra. New York buyer ...click for details
Featuring a fine and beautiful early American coin sterling silver napkin ring. Many coin napkin rings are not stamped sterling. Coin is 900 parts sterling. Very pretty/unusual border with pierced open work. Engraved area for initials which are MM. Also, many engine turned designs in interesting style. Dating to the 1800's. Measures 1 1/4" wide x 1 3/4" in diameter. Mint condition. No damages, dents, dings or repairs. Return privilege providing item returned within 3 days of receip ...click for details