All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1467272 (stock #BX056)
English Georgian King sterling silver soup ladle. Made by William Eley & William Fearn in London in 1822. Deep and round bowl mounted to tapering handle; King terminal engraved with armorial. A beautiful and sturdy serving piece that’s ready for another couple centuries of use. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Height: 13 in. Weight: 10 troy ounces. #BX056

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1467271 (stock #BX293)
Japonesque sterling silver picture frame. Made by George W. Shiebler & Co. in New York, ca 1890. Rectangular window in dense and textural surround comprising chrysanthemum flower heads and buds, and leaves. Irregular rims. With glass, silk lining, and hinged silver wire easel support. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and no. 3792. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 8 x W 6 3/8 in. Window: H 5 1/2 x W 3 1/2 in. #BX293

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1467270 (stock #BW924)
George V sterling silver salver. Made by William Hutton & Sons Ltd in Sheffield in 1917. Traditional Georgian with scroll and shell rim and 3 hoof supports. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 5/8 x D 10 3/4 in. Weight: 20 troy ounces. #BW924

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1467266 (stock #BX080)
Edwardian Art Nouveau sterling silver epergne. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield in 1905. Large round and shallow basket set in round mount with shell-and-scroll apron surmounting fluted and knopped baluster on raised and bellied base. Two scrolling and whiplash arms, each supporting ring inset with smaller same basket. Four scrolling stretchers mounted to central pendant knops and same supports on quatrefoil feet. Pierced loose and fluid leaves and scrollwork. Gadrooned rims...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1467265 (stock #BW802)
Turn-of-the-century sterling silver bowl. Made by Davis & Galt in Philadelphia. Round well with curved sides; chased and engraved ornament with densely arranged flowers, leaves, and scrolls. Interlaced script monogram engraved in well center. Wide and applied rim comprising open rinceaux-style scrollwork with flowers and leaves. Fully marked including maker’s and retailer’s (Bailey, Banks & Biddle) stamps, and no. 408. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x D 12 in...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1800 item #1467263 (stock #BX386)
English Georgian sterling siler ladle with oval bowl; twisted baleen handle with sterling silver terminal. Worn marks including maker’s initials TM (possibly Thomas Mynd). Good condition.

Height: 13 7/8 in. #BX386

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1800 item #1467258 (stock #BX291)
German Neoclassical silver urn, 18th century. Oval tapering bowl on raised and stepped foot. Cover domed with vasiform finial. Chased imbricated leaf border at bowl bottom; same on cover dome. Visible hammering and handwork. Marked. Good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x W 4 1/2 x D 3 in. Weight: 5 troy ounces. #BX291

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1837 VR item #1467254 (stock #BX299)
Indian Colonial silver covered mug. Made by Twentyman & Co. in Calcutta, ca 1830. Straight and gently upward tapering sides and s-scroll handle. Bellied cover with clustered leaf finial. Chased floral borders. Engraved script presentation. A first-rate piece by a major Raj-era silversmith. Marked. Condition: Original patina intact.

Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x W 4 3/8 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 9 troy ounces. #BX299

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1467102 (stock #BW936)
Pair of Edwardian Classical sterling silver candlesticks. Made by Whiting Mfg. Co. in New York, ca 1910. Each: Composite Corinthian capital socket with concave and chamfered rim on fluted columnar shaft. Stepped and raised square foot engraved with interlaced script monogram. Bead-and-reel borders. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and no. 7042. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 11 x W 4 x D 4 in. Weighted. #BW936

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1900 item #1467057 (stock #BX287)
Dramatic Chinese silver centerpiece bowl, ca 1890. Oval with solid well. Sides open with scaly, slithering wraparound dragons; haunches and legs terminating in talon-gripped balls form supports. Cast heads with gaping jaws and lolling tongue. Detachable metal liner; interior has copper patina. Marked with Chinese characters and stamp for Luen Wo, a silversmith and retailer in Canton, Hong Kong, and Shanghai. Excellent condition.

Overall dimensions: H 6 1/4 x W 16 1/2 x D 7 1/4 in...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1467052 (stock #BX219)
Early Greek Revival gilt sterling silver bowl. Made by Edward C. Moore for Tiffany & Co. at Union Square, New York. Shallow oval bowl with high-looping split end handles; foot same with four cast paw supports. Kylix-inspired form applied with cast Classical female heads, and scrolls and paterae. Foot has scrolled apron with raised ornament. Leaf-and-dart borders. Stylistically integrated monogram with years 1849 and 1874. Exterior has butler finish.

A near identical pattern (no...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1920 item #1467051 (stock #BX384)
Belle Epoque Classical 950 silver tray. Made by Gustave Keller in Paris, ca 1910. Circular well and open gallery sides with interlaced circles joined by small circles. Fully marked including maker’s stamp. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1 1/4 x D 12 1/2 in. Weight: 30.7 troy ounces. #BX384

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1467041 (stock #BX383)
Edwardian sterling silver ice bucket. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1908. Straight and tapering sides with open bottom, 4 squashed ball supports, and 2 bracket handles mounted to rim. Sides have web-style piercing. Lozenge-form cartouche (vacant). Detachable clear glass liner with star cut to underside. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, pattern no. 17194 (first produced in 1908), and director’s letter m. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 4 1/2 x D 6 3/8 in...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1466751 (stock #BX031)
Art Nouveau sterling silver vase. Imported to England in 1903 by Marples & Co. (part of Martin, Hall & Co.). Quadrilateral with upward tapering sides and bellied bowl. Raised and open foot with corner supports. Irregular and twisted fluting with applied ornament: Loose and fluid flower heads and Teutonic nymph head with flowing tresses. Light gilt wash. Import marks include London assay stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 x W 3 1/8 x D 3 1/8 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. #BX031

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1466750 (stock #BX030)
Art Nouveau sterling silver vase. Imported to England in 1903 by Marples & Co. (part of Martin, Hall & Co.). Quadrilateral with upward tapering sides and bellied bowl. Raised and open foot with corner supports. Irregular and twisted fluting with applied ornament: Loose and fluid flower heads and Teutonic nymph head with flowing tresses. Light gilt wash. Import marks include London assay stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 x W 3 1/8 x D 3 1/8 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. #BX030

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1466748 (stock #R2)
Fabulous Art Nouveau Martelé silver fish platter. Made by Gorham in Providence on April 6, 1898. Shaped and narrow oval well. Tapering and chased shoulder. At ends are scaly fish heads with exophthalmic eyes and tentacular whiskers. On sides more piscine ornament, including cherubs ferried along in fish-harnessed shells. Dramatically wavy rim. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and pattern no. 366. Excellent condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 2 x W 23 1/2 x D 11 1/2 in. Weight: 64...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1466744 (stock #BX149)
Edwardian sterling silver box. Made by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. Ltd in London in 1910. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and flat with tapering tab. On cover top is hunting scene. In foreground a horse takes a fence the hounds racing ahead. The principals are cutout on stained-wood. Engraved hilly landscape in background. Cedar-lined and partitioned interior. Leather-lined open bottom. Fully marked. Very good condition. A few minor pings.

Dimensions: H 2 1/4 x W 6 1/2 x D 3 1/...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1466737 (stock #BX153)
Turn-of-the-century Victorian sterling silver baby cup. Made by Gorham in Providence. Bowl has curved bottom on inset stepped foot, and tapering and reeded c-scroll handle. Rim border comprising square frames with low-relief pictogram-style representations of nursery rhymes, including a fiddling cat and moon-jumping cow (Hey, Diddle, Diddle) and blackbird pie and clothes-hanging maid (Sing a Song of Sixpence). A cerebral distillation of key symbols. Lots of room for engraving. Interior gilt-wash...