Rare, rare sterling salt and pepper shakers by Salvador Teran. Done with the biomorphic designs for which he is well known. Three dimensional; the swirled designs are actually separate pieces of metal that are soldered with small posts to the body of the shaker. Excellent condition; circa 1960. Measure 2" tall.
Unusual amethyst with sterling brooch by the earliest of Mexican silver designers, Fred Davis. Outer ring of amethysts are cleverly set with a crimped bezel allowing the stones to abut one another. Measures 1 1/2" in diameter. Excellent condition; circa 1950.
Graceful swirled ribbon brooch of silver and copper; matching earrings are all silver. Done in William Spratling's earliest design period - late 1930's - mid 1940's. Pin measures a substantial 3 1/2" long and 2 3/4" wide.
Pair of graceful and delicate bud vases by silver master, William Spratling. They incorporate several of Spratling's characteristic design elements - circles; curved lines and combination of silver with ebony. Could also be used as candle holders. Measure 2 7/8" tall; base is 1 1/4" in diameter. 1956 - 1962 hallmark.
Three Starfish design sterling silver spoons/ stirrers and one mini ladle stirrer by master silver designer, William Spratling. All are in excellent condition. Starfish measure 7 3/4" in length; ladle is 8 1/2".
All have hallmarks dating to 1962 - 1964.
Richly handsome Carving Set and Cheese Knife by silver master, William Spratling. Knife is 13 1/4" long with blade; fork is 10 3/4". Cheese knife is 7 1/8". All are in excellent, unpolished condition. Fork and cheese knife have 1956 - 62 hallmark. Carving knife is not hallmarked but there is no doubt that it is the mate to the fork.