All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1940 item #1391194 (stock #BN933)
Pair of gilt 950 silver 2-light candelabra with carved jade shaft. Made by Cartier in France, ca 1930. Each: Carp shaft in carved jade mounted to stepped and beaded oval base. Set in gaping fish mouth are two leaf-wrapped arms each terminating in single bellied urn socket with leaf-and-dart ornament, detachable bobeche, and beaded wax pan. Stylish Modern Classicism with Japanese influence. Fully marked with French 950 hallmark and maker's stamp...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1401980 (stock #BQ343)
Fabulous Art Deco sterling silver coffee set on tray with enameled ornament. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1926. This set comprises coffeepot, creamer, sugar, and tray.

Coffeepot, creamer, and sugar have faceted baluster body, faceted, raised, and spread foot, and bracket handles. Covers faceted (coffeepot cover hinged and domed; sugar cover raised). Tray faceted with chamfered bracket handles...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1940 item #1393778 (stock #BN988)
Fabulous quality silver bird. Made by Mario Buccellati in Milan, ca 1930s. Bird in tucked-in mode with wings close to body. Imbricated feathers heightened with engraving as well as bristly wire down. Head turned to side with long closed bill. A poignant figure with the bird’s retreat inside leaf-and-twig nest suggestive of vulnerability. Detachable oval woven basket. A desirable early piece in 800 silver. Fully marked with “800” and “Mario Buccellati”...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1980 item #1175254 (stock #BJ749)
Pair of fabulous Art Deco-style silver wine coolers. Each: Rectangular with straight sides, reeded rims, and faceted corners. Rests on 4 arched feet, which in turn, rest on wood support. Ring handles and triangular mounts. Fully hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 12 x W 8 1/2 x D 8 in. Total weight: 165.7 troy ounces. #BJ749

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #442773
Phenomenal Art Deco cocktail shaker and six matching cocktail glasses by Gorham. The gently curving surface has a quilted appearance created by deeply incised vertical and horizontal lines. The spout and handle are attached to the body with a cobweb-like decorative device. The cocktail glasses are raised on tall stems with knops decorated to match the bowls. The same decorative element is repeated where the stems meet the flaring bases. The interiors of the bowls retain the original gilding...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1960 item #1292407 (stock #151104)
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We have to offer today a 39 piece set of authentic Hector Aguilar's solid silver flatware set. Hector Aguilar started out working for William Spratling when he first opened de Las Delicias. He left in 1939 to open his own Taller. This beautiful, handmade silver service is hallmarked with a true hallmark and eagle 9 which was given to only Hector Aguilar...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1401985 (stock #BM194)
Set of 16 sterling silver goblets in Francis I pattern. Made by Reed & Barton in Taunton, Mass. Bowl has flared rim and rests on baluster stem mounted to raised foot. Strapwork and cornucopia cartouches (vacant) joined by floral garlands. Scrolls applied to foot rim. Fancy and formal. Hallmark includes pattern name and no. 570A. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 6 3/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Total weight: 132 troy ounces. #BM194

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1980 item #1391805 (stock #BN918)
Wonderful figural sterling silver soup tureen. Made by Buccellati in Milan. Cauliflower form with leaf-wrapped bowl and head cover. The cauliflower motif has been used on soup tureens for centuries. This version has all the irregularities and nubiness of a real vegetable. Post-1967 hallmark. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 10 1/2 x W 11 x D 13 in. Weight: 66 troy ounces. #BN918

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1397098 (stock #BQ849)
Exciting Midcentury Modern sterling silver punchbowl and 12 cups. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Punchbowl: Curved sides on inset support mounted to large and flat foot. Incised bands at rim and support. Each cup: Curved bowl on spread and canted foot. Incised bands at rim. Spare and functional with an industrial twang. Fully marked including director’s letter L (1956-ca 1965) and postwar pattern nos. 23540 (punchbowl) and 23541 (cups)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1980 item #1387305 (stock #BN877)
Sterling silver set in Pyramid pattern. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen.

This set comprises 99 pieces (dimensions in inches): Forks: 12 place forks (7), 12 salad forks (6 5/16), 8 seafood forks (5 1/2), and 4 appetizer forks (5 1/2); Spoons: 16 teaspoons (5 5/8) and 20 oval-bowl soup spoons (6 1/2); Knives: 8 place knives (8 7/8); 4 long-handle place knives (8 7/8), and 12 butter spreaders (5 3/4); Serving pieces: Carving pair with fork (10 3/4) and knife (13 3/4); 1 meat fork (9 1/4).

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1384050 (stock #BG909)
Art Deco sterling silver tea set. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. This service comprises coffeepot, teapot, creamer, sugar, and waste bowl, all on tray.

A stylish set in the geometric style. Faceted and curved bodies with reeded rim and stepped foot. Covers raised and inset with soft faceting and vase finial. Scrolled bracket handles complete the angular look. Tray rectangular with chamfered corners, molded rim, and shaped ends with cutout handles.

Hallmarks include director’s letter...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1950 item #1050278
AN ELEGANT GERMAN SILVER AND IVORY FIGURE OF A KNIGHT An appealing and superb standing Teutonic Knight in full armor, with ivory face and hands, holding a long sword in the left hand and a shield in the right, mounted on black granite base with beveled edge. Unknown maker, circa 1940 and it bears STERLING, GERMANY, 925. size: 21-1/2 inches high, including the base, 2-1/2 inches. Condition: Minor surface scratching, cracking to ivory, minor scratching and chipping to granite base. I acquired ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1940 item #1211422
Mark Bassett (aka 'potterybooks')
$15,000.00
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Approximately 7" t. x 11.5" x 4" teapot, properly marked PAUL SCHRECKENGOST and GEM CLAY FORMING CO.

This iconic design by the brother of Viktor Schreckengost was made in an extremely small edition in 1938. The company specialized in clay mantle rings for the stovetops of gas-burning ovens. That year, they commissioned Paul to design a special piece for their very best customers (those who mass-produced or mass-distributed the ovens using their rings).

In mint condition, this i...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1940 item #1363993 (stock #BN222)
Art Deco 950 silver ice bucket. Made by Tetard Freres in Paris, ca 1930. Trapezoidal with applied rim and two rectangular supports mounted to stained-wood. Sides gently convex with fashionable skyscraper motif. Fully marked with Minerva head and maker’s mark. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/4 x W 6 5/8 x D 5 3/4 in. Gross weight: 24 troy ounces. #BN222

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1393956 (stock #BQ804)
Art Deco sterling silver coffee and tea set in Hampton pattern with engraved ornament. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1920. This set comprises coffeepot, teapot, hot water pot, creamer, and sugar on tray.

All: Rectilinear with tapering sides, concave corners, and stepped rim. Covers stepped and concave (pot covers hinged). Handles scrolled bracket. Coffeepot and teapot spout faceted and s-form. Hot water pot has short and covered spout. Creamer has lip spout. Tray rectilinear with shape...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1950 item #1387046 (stock #BN836)
Sterling silver dinner and luncheon set for 12 in San Lorenzo pattern. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York.

This set comprises 170 pieces (dimensions in inches): Forks: 12 dinner forks (7 3/4), 12 luncheon forks (7), 12 salad forks (6 7/8), 12 seafood forks (6), and 12 ice cream forks (5 3/4); Spoons: 20 teaspoons (6), 8 place soup spoons (7), 12 bouillon spoons (5 3/8), 12 grapefruit spoons (5 3/4), 5 demitasse spoons (4 3/8), and 6 iced tea spoons (7 1/2); Knives: 12 dinner knives (10 1/8), 8 ...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1393781 (stock #BP898)
Art Deco sterling silver coffee and tea set on tray in classic Hampton pattern. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1920. This set comprises hot water kettle on stand, coffeepot, teapot, creamer, sugar, and waste bowl on tray.

All: Rectilinear with tapering sides, concave corners, and stepped rim. Covers stepped and concave (kettle and pot covers hinged). Handles scrolled bracket except for kettle handle which is swing bracket. Spouts faceted and s-form except for creamer, which has small li...