All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1396988 (stock #AL2972)
Antique Silver `Scottish Market’ Puzzle Agate Vesta Case, Chester 1891 J. W. Kirwan. Rectangular cushion form with push `puzzle’ hinge to open. Covers set with various coloured agates, centre engraved WJC. Gilded hallmarked interior. Measures: 1.75 x 1.30 inches. Weight: 29.82 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1396987 (stock #AL2971)
Antique Edwardian Silver Vesta Case and Sovereign Case combined, Birmingham 1905, A. & J. Zimmerman. Plain form with hinged separate sections for vesta and sovereign holder. Covers and main body and ring loop attachment all hallmarked. Length: 3.50 inches. Weight: 46.46 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1920 item #1396981 (stock #AL2915)
Liberty and Co Art Nouveau Arts and Crafts Silver Enamel Buckle, Birmingham 1910 by Haseler for Liberty. The rare design Sterling two piece enamel buckle waist clasp hallmarked Birmingham 1910. Dimensional hammered with oval blue green purple raised enamel center in each section. The buckle is in excellent condition, enamel is intact and original. Measures: 3.00 x 1.75 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1396980 (stock #AL2914)
Liberty and Co Art Nouveau Arts and Crafts Silver Enamel Buckle. The rare design Sterling two piece enamel buckle waist clasp hallmarked Birmingham 1909 with Liberty mark. Dimensional hammered cut out design with a large turquoise blue green raised enamel center in each section. The buckle is in excellent condition, enamel is intact and original. Measures: 3.25 x 1.75 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1910 item #1396979 (stock #AL2913)
Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co Pewter Inkwell, C.1903. Tapered circular form, whiplash interlaces design, original clear glass liner. Stamped marks to base Tudric (Liberty mark) 0653. Measures: 4.0 x 2.5 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1396974 (stock #AL2849)
Antique French Silver test de vin, C.1880, CT for Cesar Tonnelier, Minerva head 1st std. The test de vin of usual form, the lower part of bowl with a surround of concave and swirl lobate style decoration, ribbed thumb piece handle. Marked on handle and bowl and handle with maker’s mark in lozenge. Diameter: 3 inches; Length: 4 inches; Wt: 40.88 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1392468 (stock #AL2887)
Russian Silver Cigarette Case Box, Konstantin Skvortsov, Moscow 1887-1908 depicting Hermes Seduction of Aphrodite. The rectangular case with embossed raised relief depicting Hermes Seduction of Aphrodite, cabochon green stone thumb piece. The gilded interiors marked both sides with Russian Moscow mark, second kokoshnik mark and makers mark for Konstantin Illarionovich Skvortsov. The reverse of box with three riveted gold signatures. Measures: 4.5 x 3.0 x 0.5 inches. Item Weight: 204 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1392467 (stock #AL2886)
Antique Silver hand chased box, Continental C.1900. The box of rectangular shape, the hinged cover with raised decorative depictions of men, women, children and animals in landscape scenes against stippled background; the sides with engraved foliate decoration. Marked with 800 std mark, gilded interior. Measures: 3.25 x 2.0 x 0.5 inches. Item Weight: 93 grams
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1392464 (stock #AL2877)
Georgian Silver Table Dinner Bell, London 1814, William Bateman. The Bell of plain round body with reeded borders, baluster handle, original silver clapper. Height: 4.5 inches. Weight: 3.72 oz. Full hallmarks and lion passant to clapper.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1910 item #1392462 (stock #AL2303)
Liberty and Co polished pewter Tray, designed by Archibald Knox, 1902-1905 design number 0309. Measures: 12.25 x 6.25 inches. The tray centre plain with open kidney handles and cornices of intertwining celtic knot decoration. Liberty Trudric marks with design number 0309 and Rd Patent number 427696. Illustrated P 148 20th Century Pewter Paul Carter Robinson.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1800 item #1392459 (stock #AL2817)
George 11Silver Candlesticks, London 1759 John Carter. The loaded Candlesticks of Corinthian column form, stepped bases with upper and lower ovolo borders, bamboo style stems, acanthus anthemion like sconces, removable gadroon border nozzles. Full hallmarks around base, nozzles with maker's mark and lion passant. Height: 11.5 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1385216 (stock #BM822)
Pair of German Rococo 800 silver sweet meat dishes, ca 1900. Each: Four winged and discreetly draped chubby cherubs support a floral garland in turn mounted to open circular frame. Frothy, frivolous vessels for the dessert course. With cobalt glass liners. Fully marked including New York importers stamp Buccholz & Zelt. Very good condition. Liners not original.

Dimensions: H 4 1/4 x D 9 in. Total weight (silver only): 45 troy ounces. #BM822

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1383742
Edwardian chased sterling silver snuff box. Top has scrolling, chased foliates around a central leaf-form cartouche. Gilded interior. Hallmarks: Adie & Lovekin, Birmingham 1904. 3/8" H., 1 1/2" W., 2 1/2" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1910 item #1377053 (stock #AL2461)
Silver Tea Set, probably Srinagar, Kashmir, India, for western market, C.1910. Teapot, Cream and Sugar, rounded body, square bases, gilded interiors. Each with chasing and repousee work of chinar vegetal, floral seed pod and acanthus leaves designs; snake serpent handles, hinged lid to teapot and leafy finial similarly decorated. All marked with early Egypt .900 silver fineness assayed in Cairo, date letter u for 1919-20. Handles marked. Height of Teapot: 6.75 inches. Breadth: 9 inches...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1800 item #1377037 (stock #AL2533)
Georgian Silver Salver, London 1757, William & Robert Peaston. The Salver with everted rim, chippendale shaped border, engraved in the centre with marital coat of arms, border of applied scrolling decoration accented with alternating fluted shell designs, supported by four turned supports. Fully hallmarked on underside and engraved W over WM. Diameter: 7.5 inches. Height: 1 inch. Weight: 303.20 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1376974 (stock #mm371)
A wonderful pair of sterling silver forks by Liberty & Co. designed by Archibald Knox. Measure 5 1/4" long. Marked with L & Co for Liberty & Co. Also marked with the Lion sterling silver standard, Anchor for Birmingham and a date code as shown in the photo. Fine condition with minor scratches and a little tarnish. Nice to have the pair.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1800 item #1372638 (stock #TBD00229)
A pewter tankard marked with the partial touch of John Townsend on the bottom of the inside of the bowl. There are no other marks except the engraved initials “I or J Y” on the front of the tankard. It is 7 inches (17.7 cm) tall and about 6 ½ inches (15 cm) from the front to the back edge of the handle.

Condition: Excellent. The engraving is very crisp. There are a few small dings on the edge of the lid and along the bottom edge...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1364435
A classic sterling silver wine coaster with a turned mahogany base. The walls are simply decorated with vertical piercing and the front is engraved with the crest and motto of Scotland's Melville clan, an ancient family from whom author Herman Melville was descended. Tested and guaranteed sterling silver.

Origin: America, ca. 1900. Condition: very good, a few small dings to the underside of the bottom edge. Dimensions: 5" diameter; 1-1/2" tall.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1920 item #1362694 (stock #FDM717)
SOLD - Early 20th Century cast brass andirons in the form of anchors, with iron log holders, in excellent original condition, polished but not lacquered, 17 1/2" H. X 11 1/2" W. X 17 1/2" Deep. We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL ** BX
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1357544 (stock #BO558)
Charming sterling silver salver. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1884. Square with gadrooned and convex sides and reeded wavy rim. Rests on stepped and tapering corner supports. Hallmark includes date letter. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x W 8 1/4 x D 8 1/4 in. Weight: 11.4 troy ounces. #BO558

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1343361 (stock #87116)
Featuring a superb pair of large size sterling silver napkin rings in original satin lined box. Date circa 1880. Fresh from upper New York state estate. Engraved with very fine work around area for initials. Great borders with beading and lines. Slightly different finish on borders to central area which makes an interesting contrast. Diameter: 1 3/4" x 1 1/2" high. Excellent condition. Small area interior of one napkin ring which was scratched for testing(see photo)...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1342478 (stock #AL846)
An English Silver Sugar Caster Made in Birmingham 1913 by W.Neale & Sons Ltd. The cylindrical shaped Caster on a plain spreading circular stepped footed base, the body of vertical fluted design, with upper trailing scalloped narrow border, the removeable cover pierced with "tear scroll" motifs, rising to a central "pomegranate" style finial. Fully Marked. Height:- 5 3/4 ins. Weight:- 4 1/2 ozs.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1342474 (stock #AL259)
Magnificent large Nine piece Tea and Coffee Service - Garrard & Co, London 1839-42. Tilt Kettle with burner, Coffee Pot and brazier stand, Teapot, 2 x slop bowls, 2 x two handled sugar bowls, 2 x milk jugs. Each piece of a pumpkin panel form richly decorated with embossed and chased scroll, shell, foliate and scale design. Height of Kettle: 16 inches. Height of Coffee Pot: 12 inches. Bowls: 7.25 x 3.25 inches. Total Weight: Approximately 260 oz...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1341831 (stock #be4300)
Beautiful bronze statue by Eugene Marioton, French, 1854-1925, titled "Vainquer." The statue itself stands 27 1/2" tall, and it sits on a bronze and rogue marble pedestal that measures 44" tall, making the complete set just under 6" tall. The statue is inscribed Eug. Marioton, and Siot-Decauville is the French foundry. There is some minor pitting on the bottom by the signature, but none at all on the statue body or pedestal This beautiful statue and pedestal is being sold as a set only.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1340840 (stock #be4115)
This is a beautiful, large bronze cherub standing on a rouge marble base from the late l9th century that was made into a lamp. It measures 45" tall to the top of the light. The cherub itself is 20" tall and it stands on a marble base that is 10 1/2" tall. It is in beautiful condition, the cherub's arms are pinned where they should be and its a beautiful addition to any home. I can find no artist name or stamps on the piece, but it is a great 19th century sculpture.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1340004
Late Victorian sterling silver olive spoons/spears such as this are the perfect accompaniment for a sophisticated bar set-up. They can be used for olives, of course, but also for cocktail onions or cherries. They can also be used as a stir in a cocktail pitcher or shaker. The spoon retains its original semi-matte gilding. The stem is marked “925/1000 Sterling.”

Origin: America, ca. 1900. Condition: excellent. Dimensions: 8-1/8” long. Weight: 11.7 gr.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1339916
A classic 19th century French silver tastevin of traditional form and the bottom inset with a silver coin from the reign of Louis XV. The sides of the tastevin are decorated with the traditional raised "perles" and recessed "cupules" for viewing the depth of color in a wine. The coin, dating to 1726, depicts the profile of the king surrounded by the legend "Louis XV, by grace of God, king of France and Navarre." The reverse of the coin can be seen from the bottom of the tastevin...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1339913
An elegant sterling silver pierced olive spoon with an ornately pierced gilt bowl and and the handle decorated with wild roses enclosed in a curving border. The back is marked “Sterling Pat. 1903”.

Origin: America, ca. 1903. Condition: excellent, sharp detail, original gilding intact, no monogram. Dimensions: 6-3/8” long. Weight: 13.4 grams.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1339912
A figural corkscrew in the form of an equestrian boot by the R Blackinton Co. of N Attleboro, MA. The boot is nicely detailed to appear like textured leather. The corkscrew/opener is silverplated steel for strength. The boot is fully hallmarked on the bottom.

Origin: America, ca. 1915...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1338018
An elegant first standard (950/1000 pure silver) French silver tastevin in typical 18th century Burgundian style. Rather than with the typical "perles" and fluted "godrons", the bowl of this tastevin is decorated with repousse grape leaves and berries in the 18th century style. This treatment is sometimes seen in tastevins made by Parrod, but the particular decoration is different than any other we've seen...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1900 item #1333688 (stock #AL2348)
Unusual large Silver Vase, C.1880-1900, probably Islamic. The vase on pedestal foot decorated with swirl rope and punch bead border. The bulbous spherical body decorated with scrolling foliate tendrils interspersed with plain cartouches. The cylindrical upper section similarly decorated with simple engraved circlet bands. Height: 12 inches. Weight: 575.79 gram.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1333507
Cast iron horse head hitch pair painted black with excellent patina and preservation for their ages which we estimate to date to the 19th C. Unmarked. These horse heads would be fantastic garden conversation pieces. Dimensions: 13" h
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1332897
A lovely first standard (950/1000) silver tastevin, the bottom inset with a 1658 silver coin depicting the youthful image of Louis XIV surrounded by text translated as "Louis XIV, by grace of God, King of France and Navarre." The sides of the tastevin a decorated with clusters of grapes and elegantly curved godrons in the style typical of Orfevre Parrod. Coin inserts, however, are unusual in Parrod tastevins. The handle is worked in a simplified snake motif typical of Dijon. The handle is ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1331413 (stock #bnjTiffanyFl)
This wonderful Tiffany & Co. sterling silver oval form flask with rounded edges lends itself for the use as a pocket or purse flask. It features an unusual hinged cap that actually unscrews. A safety mechanism invented during Prohibition. Monogrammed on both sides, it bears the date, "January 1, 1920' with obverse having the initials reading "J.S. From A.S.W." Bottom is fully hallmarked with Tiffany & Co, Sterling Silver, 925-1000, and is also marked: 1 Gill. In excellent antique condition, ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1325776
A classic 19th century French 2nd standard (900/1000 pure silver) tastevin, inset at the base with a 1702 coin bearing the likeness of King Louis XIV surrounded by the legend translated as "Louis XIV by grace of god King of France and Navarre." The bowl of the tastevin is finished with the typical arrangement of "perles" and elongated "godrons" designed to create reflections in the wine to better judge its color and clarity. The handle is formed from a pair of intertwined snakes grasping an ap...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1321858 (stock #AN1035)
Rare combination Silver Vesta Locket, Birmingham 1903 C & Co. The vesta with hidden hinged front, opening to reveal an interior locket, hinged cover, striker beneath. All richly decorated wiuth foliate design, the front with shield cartouche and initials HJ in script. Fully hallmarked. Measures: approximately 2 x 1.5 inches. Item Weight: 47.33 grams.