All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1246479 (stock #43011)
Gorgeous hand hammered repousse silver frame. This is from Peru in the colonial style and dates to the late 19th or early 20th century. The silver is hammered from a thin sheet and hand cut to fit the wooden backing. The wood is a dark Andean hardwood – possibly mahogany. The silver has two marks on the bottom right (see photo): maker’s mark is NP in a diamond and “800.” The frame measures about 10 x 11-3/4 inches and fits a 5-3/4 x 7-3/4 inch image. Excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1073726 (stock #13027)
Gorgeous sterling silver handled flat, round tomato server with a stainless steel serving paddle. Made by Georg Jensen of Denmark in c.1920.
This is marked: Sterling / Denmark / GI in dotted circle on the handle; the paddle is not marked. The mark indicates manufacture in the 1910 to 1925 timeframe. The server measures about 8 inches overall; the hollow handle is about 3 1/2 inches...
Lovely confection or sugar shaker spoon with a hammered handle. Shreve & Co. of San Francisco was one of the premiere arts & crafts silversmiths, and continues that tradition today. This Old English/Antique Hammered pattern was introduced in 1915. Marked on the back: Shreve hallmarks / Shreve & Co. Sterling. Weighs about 0.545 Troy ounces (16.9 gms). Overall length is 4 1/2 inches. Excellent condition.
This is a gorgeous six-sided sewing box with red velvet lining. Beautifully decorated with inlaid mother-of-pearl and abalone shell and sitting on six MOP feet. Measures about 4 inches at its widest point and about 1 7/8 inches tall. Excellent condition.