All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1427148 (stock #RM08130a)
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$115.00
Here is a pretty brush with repousse decorations of Art Nouveau lilies on the top, and fancy swirls on the handle. It measures 5-3/4” x 3". It is stamped Sterling, and there are other, illegible, marks. There is a little bit of damage to the silver at the top of the brush, which is exaggerated by the photos. The handle has an undecorated area on each side, ready for your monogram should you want one. On one side this area has some small dings to it...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1427087 (stock #BR737)
American sterling silver centerpiece bowl, ca 1870. Bellied with applied cartouche (vacant) and 4 shell-mounted scroll supports. Tapering shoulder engraved with scrolling leaf border. Open scrollwork side handles inset with cast medallion heads. One is a mustachioed man in plumed hat; the other a lady with noble visage. An unusual example of this popular and varied pattern. Marked “Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/2 x W 17 1/4 x D 12 3/4 in. Weight: 42.5 troy ounces...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1427086 (stock #BR725)
Twelve sterling silver dinner forks. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1886.

John Carter Brown (1797-1874) of Rhode Island was a noted book collector. In the decade after his death his widow commissioned from Tiffany a custom flatware service of which these pieces are a part. The traditional pattern with modern elements was designed by Charles Grosjean, and comprises a paddle terminal with double-sided shells. Shoulder has stylized leaf and heel has tiered shell-inspired motif...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1426873 (stock #zs500)
A beautiful and rare Shiebler sterling serving piece in the "Maintenon" pattern. Adding to the overall graceful form of the piece is the greenish-blue and white enameling on the handle and the white and pale lavender enameling on the gently curved bowl. While this form is quite uncommon it is generally found in plain silver and the addition of the enameling raises this to a rarity level...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1426603
Lovely Georgian silver snuff box with hand-chased, elaborate cross-hatch and Greek key designs. The top is set with an oval polished carnelian. The George III box is hallmarked: Samuel Pemberton, Birmingham 1804. The Pembertons were a well-known family of silversmiths. Samuel's father was a guardian of the assay office, and grandfather a jeweler and toy maker. 1 1/8" W., 2" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1426521
This button is beautifully carved. It is also heavy 34g.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1426003 (stock #BR703)
Turn-of-the-century American Art Nouveau sterling silver picture frame. Rectangular window in flat surround. Loose and fluid acid-etched scrolls and flowers between wave borders. With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged support for portrait (vertical) display. Fully marked including stamp for IN Deitsch, a New York maker active from ca 1904-15, and no. 277. Very good condition with strong definition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 11 1/2 x W 9 in. Window: H 10 x W 7 3/8 in. #BR703

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1425999 (stock #BT374)
Russian silver and glass inkwell, 1888. Rectangular clear glass block with carved radiating scrolls. Silver gilt collar and hinged onion-dome cover with disc finial. Silver has enameled beading, leaf-and-dart, and fish scale in blues and white. A beautiful and exotic piece that reflects the late 19th-century explorations of stylized ornament. Marks include year. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 4 5/8 x W 3 x D 3 in. #BT374

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1425997 (stock #BT256)
Turn-of-the-century Chinese export silver place setting with: (dimensions in inches) dinner fork (7 3/4), salad fork (6 3/4), spoon (6 5/8), and knife (8 1/2). Each: Hollow handle with chased exotic scenes: robed Chinamen, pagodas, and trees. Knife blade has engraved bamboo stalk. Knife and dinner fork have oval cartouche (vacant) and stamp for Wang Hing, a Hong Kong silversmith and retailer. Salad fork and spoon have armorial cartouche (vacant) and mark for Luen Wo of Shanghai...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Coin : Pre 1900 item #1425995 (stock #BM924)
Fresh and pretty American coin silver pitcher. Baluster body with helmet mouth, leaf-capped s-scroll handle, and stepped support. Engraved and repousse flowers and leaves, and scrolled cartouche (vacant). Beading. Indistinct mark appears to be for New York maker William Gale with year 1858. Very good condition with nice patina.

Dimensions: H 9 3/4 x W 6 3/4 x D 5 1/4 in. Weight: 18.5 troy ounces. #BM924

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1425994 (stock #BS720)
Turn-of-the-century Edwardian sterling silver loving cup. Made by Redlich in New York. Tall urn with three high-looping handles and domed foot. Garland applied to urn top and flowers and shells applied to foot. Rims reeded.

On front are crisscrossing enameled flags and captain’s wheel applied over boating scene. Above is phrase “Challenge Cup”. Below: “For / Annual Competition / Among Launches / on / Clark Lake, Michigan”...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1920 item #1425993 (stock #BR700)
Austrian 900 silver and enamel cigarette case, ca 1910. Rectangular with hinged and chamfered cover. On cover is enameled feline group. A fluff ball quartet with soft fur, fat paws, and pink noses. These kitties sit pretty while you enjoy a ciggy. Marked “900”. Very good condition. Dimensions: H 1/4 x W 3 1/2 x D 1 7/8 in.

Gross weight: 2.8 troy ounces. #BR700

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1425991 (stock #BT330)
Edwardian Regency sterling silver platter tray. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1915. Oval well with paneled curvilinear shoulder and reeded rim. Cutout oval end handles. Flower baskets, paterae, garlands, and leafing scrolls engraved on shoulder. Fully marked including no. A2787/2, date symbol, and Shreve, Crump & Low retailer’s stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 1/4 x W 16 x D 12 in. Weight: 28.5 troy ounces. #BT330

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1425987 (stock #BT364)
Beautiful Art Nouveau sterling silver and Favrile glass jam pot. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Cylindrical with straight sides. Glass nuanced and striated gold. Pontil mark. Silver collar with flush hinged cover that opens by lowering the arched swing handle. Fine and functional. Fully marked including pattern no. 16020 (first produced in 1904) and director’s letter C (1902-7). Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 6 1/2 x D 3 1/4 in. #BT364

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1425986 (stock #BT323)
Fancy Edwardian sterling silver serving tray. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1907. Shaped oval well. Rim has applied molded scrolls and leaves. Leaf-capped c-scroll bracket end handles. On back engraved script presentation on the occasion of the unnamed recipient’s marriage. Fully marked including date symbol and no. 1344A. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x W 22 x D 13 3/4 in. Weight: 47.5 troy ounces. #BT323

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1425984 (stock #BT366)
Aesthetic Japonesque mixed metal christening mug. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1879. Tapering copper body applied with silver tendril and leaf...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1425983 (stock #BR485)
Turn-of-the-century Edwardian sterling silver bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence. Solid oval well with engraved monogram. Sides have ornamental piercing and rim is wavy with graduated beading. Fully marked including no. A2078 and indistinct date symbol. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 5/8 x W 7 1/2 x D 5 1/4 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. #BR485

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1425980 (stock #BT081)
American brilliant-cut glass vase with sterling silver collar. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1907. Waisted cylinder with dense stars, ferns, and diaper ornament. Collar and curved and wide mouth applied with loose and entwined flowers. Fully marked including date symbol and no. 1924D. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 14 1/4 x D 6 1/2 in. #BT081