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similar to ONE of a KIND 1950s Hilda Kraus Handmade Pewter & Enamel BOX

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Enamel : Pre 1960 item #1455221 (stock #000299)
For sale here is a very rare vintage 1950s one of a kind handmade pewter and enamel over silver and gold modernist box by American artist/enamelist Hilda Kraus. A two piece box with the top fitting closely over the bottom section. The top section features the enamel over gold and silver artwork at top, and the bottom section is signed inside as shown. No doubt one of a kind as were all of her boxes, and a very beautiful design of an imaginary creature perhaps a fabulous 'flame sheep'? Hilda Krau...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1930 item #1435234 (stock #BS854)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
Chinese silver gilt, enamel, and marble pagoda box, ca 1920. Marble base with guilloche enamel pilasters and applied imbricated gilt filigree leaves, and raised foot with inset cabochon stones on enameled ground. Top has patterned enamel ground and gilt eaves with cabochon amethyst rim, and pendant turquoise. Cover has same with gilt finial on lobed ring surmounting green enamel circles. Colorful and flamboyant exoticism. Marked “Silver”. Very good condition with nice age-related toning.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1462487 (stock #BW856)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
Striking Art Deco sterling silver and enamel box. Made by Thomae in Attleboro, ca 1925. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and gently curved. Sides black. Cover top same with wide red stripe with central silver rectangular frame (vacant) and borders. Box interior cedar lined. Cover interior gilt-washed. Open and leather-lined bottom. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and no. 3996. Very good condition with strong and intact color.

Dimensions: H 1 5/8 x W 4 3/4 x D 3 1/8 in. Gros...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1461171 (stock #BW627)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$3,150.00
Listed Price $4,500.00
Pair of Dutch Classical 934 silver boxes, 1863. One box is round and the other rectangular. Stepped and hinged covers and gadrooned rims. Marked. Very good condition. Dimensions: Round: H 3 1/2 x D 5 1/8 in. Rectangular: H 3 1/2 x W 5 7/8 x D 4 in.;

With: Dutch Classical 833 silver tray, 1840. Rectangular well, turned out shoulder, and gadrooned rim. Rests on 4 corner ball supports. Marked. Very good condition. Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 11 3/8 x D 8 1/4 in.

Total weight: 42.5 troy ounces. #BW6...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1449367 (stock #BV159)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$770.00
Listed Price $1,100.00
Edwardian Regency sterling silver jewelry box. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1896. Rectangular with curved corners. Cover hinged and raised with central enamel medallion depicting Baroque beauty with beaded border and set in wreath and ribbon surround. Cover top has patera, shell, and bead-and-reel ornament. Interior has fitted velvet lining. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, date symbol, and no. 1262. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 x W 5 3/8 x D 3 1/4 in. Gross weight: 8 troy ou...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1451723 (stock #BV124)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,975.00
Listed Price $4,250.00
European 800 silver box, ca 1910. Rectangular with straight sides and chamfered corners. Cover hinged with scrolled tab. Cover top gently curved with central oval enameled medallion depicting a fox hunt with hounds running ahead of whip-cracking milord in foreground. Interior velvet lined. Marked “800”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/4 x W 5 5/8 x D 3 7/8 in. Gross weight: 12 troy ounces. #BV124

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1449713 (stock #BV468)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$7,800.00
Listed Price $12,000.00
Turn-of-the-century Austrian 835 silver horse-themed box. Made by Georg Adam Scheid in Austria. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged with triangular tab. On cover top is enameled scene with four mounted jockeys in bright silks, casting shadows over the green grass; hazy purpling landscape in background. On front is engraved “Freiwilligen-Schule / 1901/02”. Interior gilt. Cover interior engraved with 3 rows of signature. Scheid was a major silversmith in the twilight years of the Hap...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1461728 (stock #BV901)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
Russian 875 silver novelty cigar box, 1884. Rectangular; cover flat and hinged. Trompe l’oeil wood panels with realistic grain and tax stamps. Gilt interior.

Based on the packaging of H. Upmann, one of the largest makers of Cuban cigars. The firm was established in Havana in 1844. At the turn of the century, it employed 1200 people, and the average annual output was 25 million cigars in more than 200 sizes. They were awarded gold medals at international exhibitions and were exported all over...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1461179 (stock #BW837)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$3,500.00
Listed Price $5,000.00
Market-fresh modish Japonesque sterling silver baby cup. Retailed by Tiffany & Co. in Union Square, New York. Straight sides and split-mounted high-looping. Butler-finish with kimono-clad, bristly-haired figures. One peeps from behind round cartouche (vacant) supported by open-handed sage. Diaper ground and fretwork borders. Rims and handle have raised ornament. Base rim pierced and handle heightened with black enamel. A rare hollowware piece in historic Japanese pattern. Marks (1870-5) includ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1980 item #1437138 (stock #BU122)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
Modern 950 silver box inset with ancient Roman coins. Made by Bulgari in Italy in 1972. Straight sides, each with large gilt diaper inset with a follis (a type of bronze coin) from the reign of Emperor Maxentius, one of the last pagan emperors, who ruled from 306-312 AD. Striking 1970s design evocative of decline and decadence. Fully marked including post-1967 Italian marks, year, and phrase “Impero Romano / Massenzio / 306 – 312 / Follis”. Excellent condition.

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

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1462524 (stock #BW850)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,975.00
Listed Price $4,250.00
Chinese silver vase, ca 1910. Oval mouth and inset neck on tapering oval body with four flutes; foot raised and faceted. Mouth ovoid and foot round; both with concave corners. Applied blossoming branches and bamboo stalk with perched and flying birds. Chinese characters with stamp for Zee Wo, a Shanghai silversmith and retailer. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 12 x W 3 3/4 x D 3 1/8 in. Weight: 20 troy ounces. #BW850

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1462523 (stock #BW341)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
Pair of Chinese silver creamer and sugar, ca 1910. Each: Ovoid serpentine body. Center front inset with striated tree trunk and scrolling burls. Applied blossoming prunus branches. Handles twig form. Creamer has u-spout. Gilt-washed interior. Both marked “Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Creamer: H 3 1/4 x W 5 1/2 x D 2 3/4 in. Sugar: H 2 7/8 x W 5 5/8 x D 2 3/4 in. Total weight: 14 troy ounces. #BW341

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1462521 (stock #BW863)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
Set of 4 Edwardian sterling silver figural place card holders. Made by Levi & Salaman in Birmingham 1906. Each: Pair of perched owls with scrolled back clip; raised and round base. Wise birds standing ready to tamp down excessive dinner party levity. In leather-bound case with fitted velvet and silk lining with gilt retailer’s stamp (“Leighton / Lancaster”). Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x D 1 1/2 in. Gross weight: 2.3 troy ounces. #BW863

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1462496 (stock #BW835)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
Turn-of-the-century Victorian Rococo sterling silver hot water kettle on stand. Made by Gorham in Providence. Kettle: Bellied bowl on 4 leaf and shell-mounted volute scroll supports. Cover domed and side-hinged with vasiform finial. Leaf-capped s-scroll spout and swing bracket handle. Stand: Open bracket supports mounted to raised oval with open center inset with heating element. Dense chased, cast, and engraved ornament including ribbon-tied garlands, leafing scrolls, masks, gadroons, and flute...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1462494 (stock #BW843)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$556.50
Listed Price $795.00
Modern sterling silver picture frame, ca 1920. Oval window in flat surround with beveled interior rim. Open bracket supports. With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged easel support. Fully marked including stamp for New York maker Clarence A. Vanderbilt, and no. 932. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 8 5/8 x W 6 in. Window: H 6 3/4 x W 4 7/8 in. #BW843

All Items : New Century : Metalwork : Pre 2000 item #1462493 (stock #BW788)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$665.00
Listed Price $950.00
Pair of Elizabeth II sterling silver Jefferson cups. Made by Asprey in London in 1990. Each: Traditional form with straight sides and curved bottom. Easy grip with a gentle, soothing rock. Hand hammered with nice shimmer. Perfect for a twosome tipple. Fully marked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x D 3 in. Total weight: 8 troy ounces. #BW788

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1462492 (stock #BW560)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,015.00
Listed Price $1,450.00
Midcentury Modern sterling silver and glass bar pitcher. Clear glass with straight and tapering sides, and c-scroll handle. Allover raised diaper pattern except back, which is plain. Sterling silver collar with flat spout and raised ice guard. Silver marked “Tiffany & Co. / Sterling Silver”. Glass marked Hawkes. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 9 x W 6 x D 4 in. #BW560

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1462491 (stock #BW807)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$4,900.00
Listed Price $7,000.00
Twelve Edwardian Classical sterling silver plates. Made by International in Meriden, Conn., ca 1910. Each: Round well, tapering shoulder, and cast twisted leaf and berry rim interspersed with scallop shells. An elegant set for salad or dessert. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and no. 6314. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 8 in. Total weight: 101 troy ounces. #BW807

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1462490 (stock #BW862)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$906.50
Listed Price $1,295.00
Edwardian Regency sterling silver bell. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1907. Round and spread bowl with alternating armorial shields (vacant) and pendant fruits. Leaf-and dart, gadrooning, and floral garland. Handle twisted with bud finial. Fully marked on clapper, including maker’s stamp, pattern no. 17087 (first produced in 1907), and director’s letter m. Very good condition with attractive period wear and rubbing.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x D 2 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. #BW862