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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1377421
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We are offering you today a Fantastic Antique solid 830 standard silver Pocket Watch Chatelaine by David Andersen of Norway. It is of the finest quality and has been beautifully made and decorated in the Dragestil (Dragon Style) which was a Scandinavian form of Arts and Craft's using Viking and medieval designs including Celtic Knots and Dragon motifs. The Dragestil Style originated in Norway and was widely used from 1880 to 1910...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1375366
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We are pleased to be offering you today a beautiful Victorian English Sterling Silver Chatelaine. The Chatelaine comprises three cast and pierced plaques supported on ornate silver chains. The top plaque has a waist clip to the reverse. The three plaques are decorated with scrolls and floral pattern and within these figures of Cupids and a Lion. There are five matching ornate chains which terminate in silver bulldog clips for attaching various accessories and one plain chain to the reverse...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1374492 (stock #A018)
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We are offering you today an exceptional and a rare find. An Australian made Colonial period Circa 1883 900 standard Silver presentation Tobacco / Cigarette Case and Vesta Case in their original fitted case. Both pieces are of rounded oblong form with beautiful engraved bands; the Tobacco box has a engraved banner and is surrounded by engraved foliage and an engraved bird to the top. Inside the banner is an engraved presentation inscription 'Presented to N Barnet Esq Architect, From A...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1373597 (stock #A013)
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We are pleased to be offering you today a Important Antique Pair of English 19th century solid sterling silver momento grape / Launching Scissors with particular interest to Australian Maritime collectors and silver collectors alike.The ceremonial scissors are in the form of grape scissors...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1373570 (stock #A007)
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We are pleased to be offering you today a beautiful museum quality 800 standard solid silver Belt and Buckle by a leading Italian Jeweler Designer and Famed Silversmith Demetrio Kremos who was the business partner of the world famous Sotirios Voulgaris (Bulgari) and who founded the prestigious Bulgari firm. Demetrio Kremos and Sotirios Voulgaris became partners in 1880 and had a store in Naples where they made and sold Silver belts, Buckles and Bracelets along with other fine small items...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1373533 (stock #A102)
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We are very pleased to be offering you today a very elegant and rare early Victorian solid cast Sterling Silver Table Bell / Dinner Bell of very good weight and beautifully made by one of London's top Silversmith family's Edward, John & William Barnard. The Bell rings loudly because of its very heavy cast construction of the bell and clapper. The Hallmarks are clear as you would expect as they are on the inside of the bell...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1038199 (stock #1006)
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An exquisitely handcrafted large pierced centre bowl with handles. This stunning bowl is pierced, embossed and chased with a continuous scene of houses and figures in various pursuits. The backdrop to the bowl is both intricately pierced and worked to form trees and plants...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1910 item #1038119 (stock #1077)
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A fine chinese export silver baluster vase with cover with historical significance. The vase is regally decorated with two applied and chased four-clawed dragons. Underneath the rim of the vase is a pattern of a beaded border underneath a flange of what looks like lotus leaves. The cover of the vase is ornately repoussed and chased and decorated with a embossed dragon draped around the cover. The finial of the cover is a regal-looking chinese mythical creature that looks like a winged lion...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1035220 (stock #1029)
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A fine chinese export silver 3-piece tea set comprising a teapot, a creamer and an open sugar bowl. The handle on the teapot has insulators, and the 3 pieces are each chased and embossed, and are decorated with chrysanthemum flowers against a textured background. Each piece has a round, uninscribed cartouche.

Age: late 19th C to early 20th C

Condition: good for its age except for a small repair at the base of the spout of the teapot (see photos)...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1034546 (stock #1064)
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An exquisitely made 3-piece chinese export silver teaset comprising a teapot, a creamer, and a lidded sugar bowl. The three pieces have handles shaped in the bamboo form, and applied decorative birds and insects among prunus. Both lids on the teapot and the sugar bowl have a bamboo-form finial.

Age: Late 19th C to early 20th C

Condition: In good condition except for the top of the lid of the sugar bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1034541 (stock #1019)
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A matching chinese export silver cream jug and sugar bowl - both are engraved with a chinese dragon...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1034540 (stock #1025)
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A Chinese Export Silver Cigarette Box - plain box with textured surface. This elegant cigarette box is simple in its design with an engraved monogram on an oval cartouche...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1033568 (stock #1069)
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A finely handcrafted chinese export silver card case by Luen Wo. The case is in the rectangular form with a spring lid (button release). The card case is embossed and chased and the front is decorated with embossed bamboo and a shield-shaped blank cartouche. The back of the case has an embossed 4-clawed dragon with 1 claw holding a pearl. Both the bamboo and dragon decorations contrast nicely against the finely punched background.

Age: late 19th C to early 20th C

Conditio...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1033566 (stock #1044)
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A finely handcrafted chinese export silver card case. This card case is in the rectangular form with a pull-off top. This elegant card case is highly repoussed with dragons and an engraved shield-shaped cartouche to the front. The back of the card case is also repoussed with prunus blossoms. Both the dragon and prunus blossoms contrast nicely against a finely textured background.

Age: late 19th C - early 20th C

Condition: good condition with no damages or repairs

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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1033203 (stock #1060)
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A mother of pearl dish sitting on a chinese export silver bamboo style base.

Age: late 19th C to early 20th C

Condition: In good condition except for a repair to the dish whereby a small piece has been glued back into the shell. (see photos for details).

Size: Height - 3.5 inches (9 cm); Length of the shell - approx 8 inches (20 cm); Width of the shell - 6.5 inches (16.5 cm)
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1920 item #1032816 (stock #1048)
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An exquisitely crafted Japanese silver lady's handbrush. The brush is deeply chased and repoussed. Iris flowers and leaves contrast beautifully against a textured background - the design and high quality of the workmanship indicate the brush may have originated from a Yokohama workshop.

. Age: circa 1890-1920

Marked: Japanese character marks for "pure silver"

Condition: good condition for its age. There is a small bump to the tip of the brush - see photos for more de...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1032811 (stock #1063)
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A beautifully made large Victorian sterling silver cream jug of heavy gauge silver with a gilt interior. The jug is baluster-shaped with a scroll handle, a ribbed design, and with a circular foot. The maker is Richard Pearce & George Burrows of London.

Age: 1850

Hallmarks: Hallmarks for London, date letter, the maker's mark, sterling, and Queen Victoria's head.

Condition: good condition with no damages or repairs

Size: 5 inches (12.75 cm approx) to the highes...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1032562 (stock #1050)
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A pair of chinese export silver forks in the fiddle and thread pattern.

Age: late 19th C / early 20th C

Signed: LW (for Luen Wo) as well as a chinese character mark. Luen Wo worked in the late 19th century to early 20th century.

Size: 8.25 inches (21 cm) Length