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...
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...
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.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1321785 (stock #be114rh)
Great pair of cast iron owl andirons with glass eyes that light up from the flames of the fire. They measure 15" tall X 9 1/2" wide x 16" deep, are attributed to Howes Foundry of Boston, Mass., and are from the 1880s. They are marked on the side of the rail #918-1 and Made in USA, and on the back of the owl 3000 and the number 2. They are in excellent original condition with no damage, including the glass eyes.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1321173 (stock #12152387TB)
SOLD - An original pair of cast iron owl form andirons with glass eyes. The eyes are translucent allowing the firelight to shine through and make the eyes glow. This particular pair is marked Rostand, the name of one of several foundries that cast this type of andiron at the beginning of the 20th Century. Rostand was one of several companies that produced the best quality versions of these. In excellent original condition, 15" H. X 9" W. X 15 1/2"...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1920 item #1320800
Wonderful old fox hunting motif whip rack. Painted metal, solid brass hooks, iron fox head. Measures 28" tall by 22" wide and 5" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1900 item #1320318
Fabulous gilt metal horse shoe picture frame.7 Blue enamel horse shoe nails for good luck. Measures 5" tall x 4.5" wide. Wood backing and easel. Very good condition considering this dates back to late 1800's. Minor wear to gilding, otherwise almost perfect. Includes original photo which measures approx. 4" x 4", cut into a horseshoe shape of course. Heavy piece, solid metal horse shoe.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1318513 (stock #701D)
An antique Victorian Gorham sterling silver perfume bottle in the form of a fish. Could be worn as a pendant or on a chatelaine with a ring on the cover. Stamped with the Gorham hallmark, sterling, 562 and date hallmark. Dates to the last quarter of the 19th century. Excellent condition. Dimensions: 3.5" long x just under 1" high x approximately 1.2" deep. Postage/insurance extra. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back(not postage)...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1313172 (stock #AL2065)
Rare Art Nouveau Frame, WMF Germany C.1905. No 18A. The frame of wonderful three dimension depicting graceful sinuous stylised female with flowing hair and dress; outstretched arm and gloved hand grasping foliage, the frame itself following the contour surround. Ref: No 18A, page 304, WMF 1906 Catalogue. Overall measurements: Approximately 10 x 7 inches. Photograph image: Approximately 5 ½ x 4 inches. Original back and easel. Marks WMFB I/0. (silver plate, antique silver finish)
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1301125
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", recessed "cupules" and elgongated "godrons" for viewing the depth of color in a wine...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1292490 (stock #21515)
Featuring a fine and beautiful little antique English sterling silver pill or trinket box with inlaid Scottish grey banded agate. Gold washed interior. Dimensions: 1 1/4" square x 1/2" high. Finely engraved designs in silver around agate stones. Stamped with English hallmarks, lion, anchor(Birmingham) and date mark of i, c.1908 and makers mark, J.W.K. Excellent condition! The last photo has some dirt on the lower left corner agate that has since been removed(see first photo). Weight: 16.1 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1800 item #1289431 (stock #LHBsalts)
Hester Bateman Georgian Silver Salts and Spoons, London 1790. The oval shaped Salts on four claw and ball feet,the bodies of wriggle work and bead decoration with pierced oval and foliate panels, engraved on one panel with a crest of a hand grasping a cross, upper bead rim border. Spoons, Hester Bateman, London 1788. Height: approximately 2 1/8 inches. Length: approximately 3.25 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Iron : Pre 1920 item #1285776 (stock #1152361TB)
SOLD - Cast Iron andirons in the form of anchors with sailing ships on top and with an anchor line (chain) connecting the two andirons, American, early 20th. C. 16" H. X 10" W. X 24" D. We accept time payments and quantity discounts, ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION (CCADA). ** 120BX41