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similar to Sweet and Small Antique Dutch Silver Bird Spice Box

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1930 item #1392279 (stock #BN943)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
Dutch 833 silver figural box, 1927. Sweet and small bird with firm downy body, wide erect tail, and scaly talons. Head detachable. Fully marked including date letter and export symbol. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 5 1/8 x W 2 x D 7 1/2 in. Weight: 7.3 troy ounces. #BN943

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1920 item #1416316 (stock #BS987)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$3,150.00
Listed Price $4,500.00
Pair of German 800 silver figural spice boxes, ca 1910. Each: Pheasant with ovoid body and clawed and scaly talons. Head detachable with pierced interior cap. Clawed and scaly talons Welcome dinner party guests, though wings hinged for flight if conversation gets too dull. Marked. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 6 1/4 x W 3 x D 12 3/4 in. Wingspan: 4 1/2 in. Total weight: 22 troy ounces. #BS987

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1358150 (stock #BM921)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
Sterling silver triple cigar and cigarette box. Made by John Chatellier in Newark, ca 1910, for Tiffany & Co. in New York.

Three centrally mounted boxes (that is, small box with hinged cover mounted to center of hinged cover of medium box, which in turn is mounted to center of hinged cover of big box). Medium and big box cedar-lined. Small box holds matches and has built in cutter. Visible hand hammering.

A striking mix of Craftsman authenticity and Gilded Age aspiration. For all your toba...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1960 item #1422011 (stock #BR629)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$665.00
Listed Price $950.00
Smart and small sterling silver box. Made by Adie Bros in Birmingham in 1956. Rectangular with curved corners. Cover flat, hinged, and tabbed. Interior cedar lined. Underside leather lined. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 4 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 9.5 troy ounces. #BR629

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1417411 (stock #BS978)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
Edwardian Regency gilt sterling silver and pink guilloche enamel box. Made by William B. Kerr in Newark, ca 1910. Rectangular with straight sides and gently curved and hinged cover. Sides and cover top enameled with floral garlands on wavy ground. Box and cover rims silver with imbricated leaf ornament. Box and cover interior velvet lined and fitted. For keepsakes and jewelry.

Fully marked including no. D3716, maker’s stamp, and Gorham stamp. Kerr was acquired by Gorham in 1906. Very good co...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1405397 (stock #BQ950)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Antique German 800 silver figural box in form of old-fashioned belle. She wears a snug bodice and ruffled crinoline skirt, and holds a fan in one hand and posy in the other. Her face is hidden by a wide-brimmed straw hat. A beautiful woman with a secret: The top half comes off and the bottom half is a receptacle. Boxy lady!

Fully marked including maker’s stamp for Weinranck & Schmidt, who were active in the 1880s and ’90s. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 8 1/2 x D 5...

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 : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1385216 (stock #BM822)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Pair of German Rococo 800 silver sweet meat dishes, ca 1900. Each: Four winged and discreetly draped chubby cherubs support a floral garland in turn mounted to open circular frame. Frothy, frivolous vessels for the dessert course. With cobalt glass liners. Fully marked including New York importers stamp Buccholz & Zelt. Very good condition. Liners not original.

Dimensions: H 4 1/4 x D 9 in. Total weight (silver only): 45 troy ounces. #BM822

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1422002 (stock #BR668)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Large English sterling silver box, 1919. Rectangular with curved corners. Cover flat, hinged, and tabbed. Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Underside leather-lined. Cover interior gilt washed. A capacious receptacle. Fully marked including Birmingham assay and indistinct maker’s stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 x W 9 x D 5 5/8 in. Gross weight: 44.5 troy ounces. #BR668

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1424378 (stock #BT133)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
Large Dutch 833 silver cow creamer, 1902. A heavy-set beast with round belly and udder. Sharp horns, flexed ears, red-glass eyes, and gaping mouth with protruding tongue. Hinged back cover and flicked-back tail handle. Marks include date letter. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 3/8 x W 8 x D 2 1/2 in. Weight: 9.8 troy ounces. #BT133

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1420614 (stock #BR611)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$630.00
Listed Price $900.00
George V sterling silver box. Made by Skinner & Co. in London in 1925. Square with rounded corners. Cover hinged, tabbed, and gently curved. Box and cover interior cedar lined. Box underside leather lined. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x W 3 1/2 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 6.5 troy ounces. #BR611

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1427694 (stock #BR726)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
German 930 silver box with scenes of Napoleon’s life. Imported to England in 1900 by Samuel Boaz Landeck in Sheffield. Rectangular with corner leaf-and-scroll mounted claw-and-ball feet. Cover hinged and raised with iconic image of Napoleon famously crowning himself. More highlights on sides with bowing courtiers and supplicating vanquished. Also a post-abdication scene with the abandoned and defeated emperor being transported to island exile. A poignant keepsake casket for the great man in yo...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1398301 (stock #BQ978)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$4,200.00
Listed Price $6,000.00
Classical sterling silver bird bath compote. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Shallow bowl with turned-down rim and raised foot. Two cast bird figures with voluminous plumage and flamboyant crowns perch on bowl rim, ready to cluck and flap and flutter. Stylized and raised ornament on rim, including leaf-and-dart and dentil. Fully marked with pre-1875 pattern no. 3739 and directors’ letter M (1873-91). Very good condition with deep patina.

Overall dimensions: H 5 1/4 x W 11 1/4 x D 9 3/8 ...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1410461 (stock #BR355)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Large sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1920. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover gently curved and hinged with wraparound molded rim. Fine interlocking Moresque ornament acid-etched all over sides and cover between plain borders. On cover center is rectangular mono plate (vacant). Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Cover interior gilt-washed. Fully marked including pattern no. 18496C and director’s letter m. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/4 x W 9 3...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1425039 (stock #BR688)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
American sterling silver box with hunt motif, ca 1930. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and gently curved; mounted to cover top is Essex crystal depicting a fox in profile. Box interior cedar lined. Cover interior gilt washed. Fully marked including no. 104 and Black, Starr & Frost stamp. Very good condition with crisp corners.

Dimensions: H 3 x W 7 1/4 x D 3 3/8 in. Gross weight: 13 troy ounces. #BR688

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1401975 (stock #BR196)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Small sterling silver centerpiece bowl. Made by Dominick & Haff in New York in 1888. Solid well with curved bottom and inset foot ring. Turned-down wavy shoulder with dense pierced scrollwork. Fruiting berry branch applied to rim. A great high-low design that conflates bucolic sustenance and precious metal. Fully marked including maker’s and retailer’s (Shreve, Crump & Low) stamps, year, and no. 566. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x D 13 3/4 in. Weight: 42 troy ounces. #BR196

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1410446 (stock #BS807)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Chinese silver gilt filigree box with enamel and carved jade, ca 1910. Rectangular with curved corners and hinged cover with scrolled tab. Enamel scrolls and flowers in shades of blue, green, pink, and white applied to mesh ground. Cover has cabled oval inset with carved jade. Gilt interior. Beautiful color and age-related toning. Marked “Silver”. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 4 1/4 x D 2 5/8 in. Gross weight: 10.5 troy ounces. #BS807

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1386306
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$396.00
Listed Price $495.00
19th century unusual bronze netsuke in a form of an eggplant with engraved scene of Mount Fuji, and a silver inlay of a small bird in flight. The netsuke is a small flask - the stem unscrews as can be seen on Enlargement 3. Cleverly designed piece, good detailing, functional netsuke shape, swinging silver loop at the back for hanging. Nice old piece with very pleasant patina. Formerly in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Length 3 inches.