All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1440918 (stock #BNJdessertSP)
June Hastings
$250.00
Dating 1869 is this lovely English dessert set by Henry Wilkinson & Co of Sheffield. Fully hallmarked this great find for the admirer of fine antique Sheffield silver plate. Condition is commensurate with age and use. Fork measures 7 inches long, knife is 8.5".
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1440751 (stock #zt112)
A fine multicolored velvet ikat from Uzbekistan, carefully mounted on acid free fabric. The condition is quite fine with one very small area with some thread separation, and the sight size is 20 1/2" by 15 1/2".

NOTE: This sample can be shipped on the board, or removed with its backing and shipped rolled up.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : Pre 1910 item #1440714
A stunning pair of 18K Victorian drop earrings with shimmering tassels with movement and flair. The tassels create a beautiful shimmer in any kind of lighting. A small gold ball connects to the end of each braided tassel to give the tassels a bit of weight to create a sense of movement. Look closely at the details and you will see the stamped gold stars on the top links, the lovely sort of detail that the Victorians were known for. The earrings are attached to gold shepherd's hooks...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1440605
Stunning 18K Victorian padlock with a beautiful polished garnet at the center and lovely engraved 18k gold body. The gate lock is hung from a pair of gold circles that are each engraved with a lovely flower. The gold gate lock itself is faceted, a nice detail. The gate lock has its original crystal back. The gate lock opens and closes flawlessly at the touch of the clasp (shown in video). The cabochon garnet gate lock can be worn as a charm for a bracelet or hung from a necklace...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1440604 (stock #BU293)
Pair of splendid and massive French Rococo 950 silver 9-light candelabra, ca 1880. Each: Baluster shaft on raised base with leaf-capped brackets and 4 scrolled feet. Low-relief shell, leaf, and scroll ornament. Central socket on open and twisting leaf shaft, surrounded by 8 scrolled and leaf-wrapped arms, each terminating in single socket. Sockets are leaf-wrapped and wax pans have irregular and striated leafy rim...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1440602 (stock #BU269)
Aesthetic Classical sterling silver salver. Made by John C. Moore for Tiffany & Co. at 550 Broadway, New York, ca 1865. Round with gadrooned rim and 3 volute-scroll and leaf supports. Traditional Georgian-era style modernized with stylized egg-and-dart ornament engraved in well. Hallmark (1854-70) includes maker’s and retailer’s stamps, pre-1860 pattern no. 572, and phrase “English Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/8 x D 11 1/8 in. Weight: 23 troy ounces. #BU269

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1440601 (stock #BT871)
Turn-of-the-century American Art Nouveau glass vase with engraved silver overlay. Ovoid with flat round foot and flared mouth. Floral overlay with splayed and serrated petals and bud (engraved with script monogram); interlaced and whiplash tendrils. Glass is red shading to pink at mouth; foot clear. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 10 1/8 x D 3 1/2 in. #BT871

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1440600 (stock #BU279)
Victorian sterling silver serving platter. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Capacious oval well and curved sides with tooled slashes. Wide and wavy shoulder with pierced flowers, scrolls, and diaper, and reeded rim. Four leaf-mounted supports. Fully marked including pattern no. 9826 (first produced in 1888) and director’s letter M (1873-91). Fine condition.

Large dimensions: H 2 3/8 x W 16 x D 12 1/2 in. Heavy weight: 44.5 troy ounces. #BU279

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1440598 (stock #BU229)
Edwardian sterling silver basket bowl. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield in 1909. Bellied with flat shoulder and gadrooned rim. Three scroll-mounted talon supports. Well circular and solid (vacant). Solid multifoil frames and leaves set in open diaper and scrolled ground Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x D 8 in. Weight: 14 troy ounces. #BU229

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1440596 (stock #BT796)
Pair of Classical silver open salts. Made by Wilkens & Söhne in Bremen, Germany, ca 1860. Each: Round with 4 leaf-mounted supports. Rim branch-form with applied flower heads. Sides have tooled pointille diaper inset with pierced quatrefoils. With: Clear glass liner with faceted sides and scalloped rim. Initials and year 1864 engraved to underside. Marked “12 löth” (that is 750 silver), maker’s stamp, and no. 3791. Very good condition.

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

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1440593 (stock #BU255)
Aesthetic sterling silver tea set. Made by John Wendt for Ball, Black & Co. in New York, ca 1865. This set comprises teapot, creamer, and sugar. Each: Globular body on four monopodium hoof supports. High bracket handle with threaded and beaded wire mounted to ram’s head. Cover raised (teapot cover hinged) with butterfly finial. Teapot spout faceted and diagonal with applied wreath. Creamer has helmet mouth with v-spout...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1440592
Unusual lightweight original watch chain of made of gunmetal, an alloy of copper and tin that was used to make decorative chains, purses, brooches, buckles and other items during the Victorian era. Our chain has alternating links and balls throughout and the pattern is consistent and uninterrupted (this is something we look for and is important because it shows the chain is in its original condition with no links removed)...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1440587
Unusual lightweight original watch chain of made of gunmetal, a material used to make decorative chains, purses, brooches, buckles and other items during the Victorian era. Gunmetal is an alloy of copper and tin. Our chain has a lovely complex knot link that is shown closeup in the images. It is hard to imagine the time it took to construct such a chain by hand, and a similar link could not be made today. Gunmetal watch chains were both decorative and functional...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1440586
This is an working compass pendant, an unusual to find and in remarkably good condition. Compasses would have been considered "necessaries" for men. In all likelihood, this was worn by the man, who, expected to take the lead in such situations, might need a compass for the purpose of navigation. The compass has a crystal face and a lovely detail of a gold carved "flower" at the apex of the compass (shown in images). There is a gold bale attached to the compass and a gold split ring attached to ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1440584
This is a lovely Victorian Pietra Dura locket pendant with its original 15K locket back. Pietra Dura, otherwise known as Italian mosaic is an art form utilizing Inlaid hard stones such as marble, agate and turquoise to form a floral design. Additionally this exquisite pendant includes pink and blue forget me nots and white lilies of valley on an onyx base. The beveled glass locket mounted with a 15K bevel on the reverse side is original. We think the chain looks particularly beguiling on our Vi...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1440582 (stock #BU239)
Pair of Edwardian Regency sterling silver candlesticks. Made by Durgin (part of Gorham) in Concord, New Hampshire, ca 1915. Pillar shaft on raised square base. Campana urn socket and detachable square bobeche. Faceting. Engraved leaf and pendant flower ornament in bead-and-reel and pointille frames. Fully marked including Durgin and Gorham stamps, and no. C4. Very good condition. A few pings to underside.

Dimensions: H 9 3/4 x W 4 x D 4 in. Weighted. #BU239

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1440581 (stock #BT196)
Rare pair of sterling silver petit-four fan plates. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Ovoid with teardrop scrolls on soft ribbing, and scrolled frames with alternating flowers and pierced diaper. Regal fleur de lys handle and scrolled frame engraved with interlaced script monogram. Scrolls and flowers applied to rim. Four leaf-mounted supports. A low spread form we affectionately call the “platypus”. Fully marked including pattern no. 11144 (first produced in 1892), director’s letter T (1...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1440579 (stock #BU250)
Edwardian sterling silver baby bowl on plate. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1911. Bowl has curved and tapering sides. Plate has well and wide shoulder. Both have whiplash-scrolled rim and applied figures—an eclectic frieze that includes dog-petting hobos, stickball playing boys, tool-bearing workmen, and pipe-smoking grannies. Fully marked including no. A4479 (bowl) and A4480 (plate). Plate also has date symbol and retailer’s stamp (JE Caldwell). Very good condition.

Dimensions: Bowl: H...