A Fine Hammered Sterling Silver Encased Cigar Cutter. Overall this measures about 6" long, the layer of silver applied to each side measures about 4 1/4" long. Cigar cutter is marked Germany, American made hammered silver is hallmarked as shown. An unusual find.
A Fine Tray from the workshop of Horace Potter in Cleveland, Ohio. The tray with matchbox holder is made of hammered copper with what appears to be pewter decoration. Measures about 7" across and 3" tall. Nice patina. Signed on bottom as shown.
A fine pair of Arts & Crafts Pewter Candleholders by the noted Chicago Metalsmith, Julius O. Randahl. Signed as shown. Each measuring about 13" long and 6" at their tallest. These are pictured in the book "Chicago Metalsmiths" by Sharon Darling, as shown. Very good condition.
A Fine Arts & Crafts Copper Silent Butler from the workshops of Dirk Van Erp in San Francisco. Applied decorative initials "E G W". Measures about 7 1/4" across, about 10 1/2" to end of handle. Very good condition, with some verdigris near the loop handle. Signed on bottom as shown. Nice example.
A Pair of Brass or Bronze Candlesticks signed by the maker "Spencer". Similar in style to the work of Robert Jarvie in Chicago. Each weigh over two pounds each. Measure about 8 1/4" tall, 5" across base. Very good condition and quality.
A Find. Rare Arts & Crafts Hand Wrought Iron Candlestick from the Arden Craft Shop in Delaware. Measures about 8 3/4" tall. Unsigned. Last photo for reference, of the one other known example, showing its signature.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1255134 (stock #mm233)
A wonderful sterling silver serving fork by Georg Jensen, #141. Measures 8 3/4" long. Marked with the Gi marked in a dotted circle (1910-25), Denmark, Sterling and 141. Heavy, thick sterling. Has some minor scratches and a little tarnish. Beautifully crafted.
A Rare and Wonderful Piece of Hand Wrought Silver from the Boston Arts & Crafts Silversmith, Elizabeth Copeland. This was in the 1914 Exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, see attached photo from Fine Arts Journal, November 1914. Signed "E C" on bottom. Measures about 3" tall and 5 1/2" across.
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A Fine Hand Wrought Arts & Crafts Copper over wood box from the workshops of John Pearson. Signed with his JP mark and dated 1902. Measures about 6 3/4 wide, 4 1/2" deep, and 2 3/4" tall. Fine original patina, shows some wear and scratches.
A Fine Pair of English Silver Plate Corinthian Candlesticks hallmarked by Roberts & Slater circa 1845. Measure about 12 1/2" tall. Great quality and look.