Doris Frohnsdorff Antiques and Rare Books
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1800 item #1341397
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A FINE PAIR OF LATE 18TH CENTURY FIRE-GILT SHOE BUCKLES. Circa 1790. English or possibly French. Each buckle measures 1 7/8 inches in height with a span width of 2 1/4 inches and curved rise of 1 inch at the highest point. The frames feature alternating square and rectangular panels. Each square panel is decorated with a floret. The rectangles feature a repeating swag design...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1280163
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$45.00
A REPOUSSE STERLING SILVER DESK SEAL. C.1890. Stamped STERLING. Measures 1 3/4 inches in length. The base features the initials A O. In fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1245266
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$125.00
ANTIQUE WHITING STERLING SILVER "HOLLY" DEMITASSE SPOON. Circa 1899. Measures 4 1/4 inches in length. The terminal features a holly and holly berry pattern. In fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1113196
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$25.00
A FINE UNGER BROTHERS STERLING SILVER SOUVENIR SPOON FOR BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS. Circa 1899. The spoon features landmark Boston scenes such as: THE HUB; BOSTON LIBRARY; PAUL REVERE'S RIDE, 1775; OLD SOUTH CHURCH; and, OLD NORTH CHURCH. In excellent condition. Gross weight 7.30 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1094615
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$125.00
A REPOUSSE ART NOUVEAU STERLING SILVER STAMP BOX. Circa 1899. The box measures 1 1/4 inches by 1 1/8 inches. The stamp box features a fine Art Nouveau design. Hinged lid and ring for wearing on a chain. In excellent condition. Stamped STERLING.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #875069
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A FINE ART NOUVEAU STERLING SILVER PENCIL CASE & ORIGINAL PENCIL. Circa 1890s. Stamped STERLING. Each side of the case has a lovely ART NOUVEAU DESIGN of CAT-TAILS (BULRUSHES) surmounted by a water lily and water lily pad. Large ring for wearing on a chain. The case measures 3 inches in length (not including the ring). The removable silver top is attached to a pencil measuring 2 inches in length. Small puncture to the top and minor dents on the sides otherwise in excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #853475
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$265.00
A FINE ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER BUCKLE. St. Louis, Missouri: ST. LOUIS SILVER CO., circa 1900. A rare buckle beautifully designed in an asymmetrical style of leafy scrolls intermingled with trailing roses. The buckle measures 4 inches by approximately 2 inches. In excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #840438
Doris Frohnsdorff
$350.00
A FINE AND RARE VICTORIAN ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER OPENWORK ENGRAVED CLOAK OR CAPE CLASP. (London) 1881. Hallmarked (see enlargements 8 and 9). The unidentified maker's initials are C J. The cloak fastener is made up of two separate pieces of openwork design. One is fitted with a "v" shaped hook which attaches to a series of silver rings which are fitted on the second piece - or which may attach directly to a squared loop on the second piece...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #808109
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$75.00
A FINE PAIR OF EDWARDIAN PERIOD STERLING SILVER BUCKLES. C. 1908. Stamped STERLING. Each buckle is rectangular in shape with an engraved floral design and measures 1 3/8 inches by 2 inches. In excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #728350
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$125.00
A sterling silver "PORT" decanter label by the WEBSTER Company. Massachusetts, circa 1910. An oval label with the word "Port" in raised script letters. Decorative scrolled border. Attached chain. Stamped on the back with the maker's mark and STERLING. The label measures 1 3/4 inches by 1 inch. In excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #724014
Doris Frohnsdorff
$95.00
A STERLING SILVER "SHERRY" DECANTER LABEL by the WEBSTER CO. Massachusetts, circa 1910. An oval label with the word "Sherry" in raised script letters. Decorative scrolled border design. Attached chain. Stamped on the back with the maker's mark and STERLING. The label measures 1 3/4 inches by 1 inch. All original. In excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1900 item #700297
Doris Frohnsdorff
$45.00
A set of six antique buttons - each featuring the image of MARIA THERESA (1717-1780) Queen and Consort of FRANCIS I last Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. Circa late 19th or early 20th century. Each silvertone metal button depicts Maria Theresa, in bust profile, facing right, and within a laurel wreath...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1900 item #698102
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
A RARE clothes brush issued as an advertising premium for the HOCHSCHILD KOHN & Co. Department Store, BALTIMORE MD. DATED 1897. The brush features a beautiful embossed brass top lettered: HOCHSCHILD KOHN & CO. 1897 HOWARD & LEXINGTON ST. BALT. MD. The brush has its original bristles. In excellent condition. The brush measures 4 inches by 3/4 inches by 1 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1920 item #641005
Doris Frohnsdorff
$145.00
A TSAR NICHOLAS II PERIOD SILVER NAPKIN RING. Russia, St. Petersburg. Circa 1896-1917. Stamped with the silver standard mark 84 and with the city mark for St. Petersburg. Also stamped with an unknown maker's mark. The napkin ring features bright-cut floral and foliate engraving on either side of a banner which has an engraved name "OLGA" in cyrillic. There is a very tiny dent close to the stamped marks otherwise the napkin ring is in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #280690
Doris Frohnsdorff
$95.00
A lavishly decorated oval ART NOUVEAU silverplated bowl, Forbes Silver Co., Meriden Ct, circa 1895. For maker's mark see enlargement 6. An oval bowl beautifully decorated around the border in the ART NOUVEAU style featuring large raised Poppy flowers, trailing stems and Poppy buds. There is general wear consistent with age and one small area in the well of the dish where the plate has worn but, overall, the piece is in quite good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #135655
Doris Frohnsdorff
$50.00
A sterling silver ceremonial spoon commemorating King Edward V. This spoon is somewhat of a "mystery". It is possibly a reproduction of a very early spoon - its only marks are: BM within a rectangle, lower case "r" in a shield-shaped punch surmounted by a triangular punch containing a device, and a third mark which cannot be identified (see enlargement 5)...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #133100
Doris Frohnsdorff
$35.00
A salt spoon by Dominick and Haff in the Mazarin pattern, circa 1892. Gadroon edge with an oval and bead decoration on the terminal. Scrolled-edge bowl. Stamped with Dominick and Haff's mark, STERLING, and Pat 92. Measures 3 3/8 inches in length.