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similar to Gorham Japonesque Mixed Metal Cigar Lighter with Dragon Handle

All Items : Hidden : Viewable : Pre 1910 item #1428235 (stock #N273)
Japonesque mixed metal cigar lighter. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1903. Copper teapot-form with bellied body and cast handle in form of dragon, horned head and talons gripping sides. Upturned spout with chained cap. Also chained is domed and lobed cover. Applied silver crab and snail on one side; on other a blossoming prunus branch. Maker’s stamp, no. BY264, and date symbol. Fine condition with nicely toned and nuanced copper finish; silver has deep patina.

Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 5 x ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1382754 (stock #BN700)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$8,125.00
Listed Price $12,500.00
Japonesque sterling silver and mixed metal tea set. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1879-1880. This set comprises teapot, creamer, and sugar.

Each: Bellied with short reeded neck and foot ring. Bracket handles (teapot handle stained wood). Teapot has gently raised hinged cover with ball finial and s-form spout. Creamer has discreet lip spout. Allover honeycomb hand hammering applied with lots of period motifs: oversized leaves and lily pads as well as granulated soil; rich and varied populati...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1387439 (stock #BM820)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Mixed metal copper and silver Turkish coffeepot with Japonesque ornament. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1882.

Traditional copper vessel comprising ovoid body, s-scroll spout, c-scroll handle, cylindrical neck, and hinged onion-dome cover. Applied silver butterflies (one gilt), birds, fronds, and blossoming prunus branch. Tooled band with stylized leaves and flowers at neck base. Allover honeycomb hand hammering. Finish shades from brown to red. A striking synthesis of two modishly exotic sty...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1980 item #1384001 (stock #BN807)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
Japonesque Revival sterling silver and mixed metal picture frame. Made by Tiffany & Co in New York, ca 1970. Rectangular window and flat surround with engraved bamboo and mixed metal appliques, including a dragonfly – a perennial symbol of the modish exoticism associated with Tiffany since the late 19th-century. With glass, silk lining, and laminate back and hinged support. For landscape (horizontal) display. Hallmark includes postwar pattern no. 26005/95. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Fr...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1404865 (stock #BS735)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
Japonesque sterling silver and mixed metal hand mirror. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1878. Curved and upward tapering handle and oval frame inset with beveled glass. Front has honeycomb hand hammering and is applied with modish insects (beetle and butterfly) and flowers (blossoming prunus branches and irises). Back has subtle and shimmering hammering, and is acid-etched with same plants and butterfly fluttering by. Also, on back are engraved initials. Fully marked including pattern no. ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1429749 (stock #BT549)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$12,025.00
Listed Price $18,500.00
Aesthetic mixed metal bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1885. Sterling silver with round and curved sides, short straight rim, and splayed foot. Sides have allover honeycomb hand hammering and applied ornament: Large and overhanging strawberry branch with hummingbird ready to peck; also, flowers rooted in granulated soil, and a few more live creatures—a dragonfly, butterfly, and snail. Fully marked including date symbol, no. 1730, and phrase “Sterling / & Other Metals”. Excellent condi...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1395660 (stock #BS175)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$61,750.00
Listed Price $95,000.00
Japonesque sterling silver tray. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1878. Kidney-form with wavy and molded rim and four double volute-scroll supports. Mixed-metal ornament on hand-hammered honeycomb ground: Loose and elongated branch with leaves and hop blossoms that spills over rim. Cicada applied to handle.

Fully marked including pattern no. 5291 (first produced in 1878), director’s letter M (1873-91), and phrase “Sterling silver / and / other metals”. Fine condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1395405 (stock #BS176)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$29,250.00
Listed Price $45,000.00
Rare mixed metal pitcher with lots of bugs. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1880. Globular with drum-form neck, small lip spout, and c-scroll handle. Modish insects—dragon fly, grasshopper, and butterfly—creep and dart among fluid and interlaced grass stalks applied to hand-hammered sterling silver ground heightened with floral engraving and copper inlay. A superb integration of Japonesque and Craftsman. Interlaced script monogram engraved to underside. Fully marked including pattern n...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1400780 (stock #BS647)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
Novelty sterling silver and mixed metal letter opener with Native American motif. Retailed by Shreve, Crump & Low in Boston, ca 1910. Cast handle in form of Indian chief head with noble and austere face and full feather headdress. Flat, tapering, and hand-hammered blade in style of stained hide. A fully developed specimen of a popular motif that suggests the work of Joseph Heinrich, a turn-of-the-century maker active in New York and France. Fully marked with retailer’s stamp, no. 20, and phra...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1391827 (stock #BN962)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
Beautiful hand-hammered sterling silver and mixed metal perfume. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1880. Baluster with double-scroll side handles and threaded cover. Vertical stylized vegetation and darting insects (butterflies and dragonflies) applied to honeycomb ground. With chain for hanging on a lady’s chatelaine. A small-scale confluence of Japanese inspiration and Arts & Crafts technique. Hallmark includes pattern and order numbers, director’s letter M (1873-91), and phrase “St...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1355942 (stock #BM975)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
Antique magnifying glass, ca 1900. Tapering mother of pearl handle overlaid with silver scrollwork. Circular lens in metal frame. Handle marked “sterling”. Nice condition.

Length: 11 in. Lens diameter: 4 in. #BM975

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1424350 (stock #BT254)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$315.00
Listed Price $450.00
Chinese export silver serving fork, ca 1910. Shaped 4-tine shank engraved with fish and plants. Handle tapering and hollow. A scary, scaly dragon with slinking talons applied to handle front and back. Marks including stamp for Wang Hing, a noted Hong Kong silversmith and retailer. Very good condition.

Length: 8 5/8 in. Weight: 4.5 troy ounces. #BT254

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1424351 (stock #BT253)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$315.00
Listed Price $450.00
Chinese export silver serving fork, ca 1910. Plain and scalloped 5-tine shank. Handle tapering and hollow with a scary, scaly dragon with slinking talons applied to handle front and back. Marks including stamp for Wang Hing, a noted Hong Kong silversmith and retailer. Very good condition.

Length: 8 3/4 in. Weight: 3.5 troy ounces. #BT253

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1373090
Zentner Collection
$850.00
Listed Price $1,300.00
Japanese tall armoire made all of kiri (paulownia) wood. This single section cabinet opens with two hinged cabinet doors. The interior has it's original metal rod for hanging clothes, a smaller metal rod on the right hand door and it's original small rectangular mirror. At the base is a single large drawer. Conservative design, with the only decoration being metal handles on the cabinet doors which are cut in a scrolling vine motif.

Taisho Period (1912-1926)

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1980 item #1176402 (stock #BJ751)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
Large Art Deco-Style silver box. Box is lozenge-form, and has reeded rim and hinged cover. Rests on 4 block supports with ebonized wood. Sides have rectangular inlaid panels. Inlaid trapezoidal key plate and central lozenge panel on cover. A geometric design that mixes precious metal with natural materials. Box and cover interior lined with antique fabric as is box underside. With key.

Marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 1/2 x W 15 3/4 x D 9 1/2 in. Gross weight: 71.2 troy ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1368066 (stock #BP148)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
Victorian sterling silver cigarette cup and lighter. Made by Louis Dee in London in 1883. Round cup with solid well and partitions. Sides have open rectangles. Flying scroll handle and conical lighter. Rests on 3 discs. Functional and advanced design. Hallmarked. On underside Parisian retailer's name Love & Harvey. Very good condition with threaded wick.

Dimensions: H 2 5/8 x W 8 x D 4 in. Gross weight: 13.4 troy ounces. #BP148

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1405151 (stock #BR163)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$626.50
Listed Price $895.00
Fancy turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau Classical sterling silver bonbon scoop. Made by Gorham in Providence. Wavy reeded handle encircled with floral garland. Strapwork terminal with head. Shaped, pierced, and gilt-washed bowl with shell-mask, lyre, diaper, scrolls, and flowers. Interlaced script monogram engraved on terminal verso. Fully marked and numbered H866. Very good condition.

Length: 8 5/8 in. Weight: 7 troy ounces. #BR163

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1362966 (stock #BD173)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,100.00
Listed Price $3,000.00
Art Deco sterling silver water pitcher. Made by R. Wallace & Sons in in Wallingford, Conn., ca 1910. Faceted and tapering body with faceted foot. Mouth, foot, and handle rims have applied beading. Handle has leaf cap and mount. An unusual mix of traditional and modern. Hallmark includes no. 515. Fine condition.

Dimensions: H 10 3/8 x W 8 1/4 x D 5 1/4 in. Heavy weight: 32.5 troy ounces. #BD173

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1413745 (stock #BR154)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$315.00
Listed Price $450.00
Turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau sterling silver bonbon scoop. Made by Gorham in Providence. Round shaped bowl with arched handle. Dynamic ornament with swooshing and colliding leafy scrolls. Fully marked and numbered A4224. Very good condition.

Length: 7 in. Weight: 4.5 troy ounces. #BR154