Elegant sterling silver, large condiment set with pair of pepperettes along with a pair of trophy- cup-form open salts and mustard pot with bristol- blue-glass liners. Hallmarks; William Adams, Birmingham 1931. Accompanied by three silver condiment spoons. Hallmarks: Cooper Bros. 1945-54. All are fitted in beautiful, original silk- and velvet-lined case. Retailer's mark for W.T. Story, Goldsmith & Jeweler of Dewsbury, Halifax & Barrow. 3 1/4" H. pepperettes, 2 1/4" H. salts, 2 5/8" H. mustard
Sterling silver English engine-turned geometric Champagne, or cocktail, swizzle. Push upward from bottom to reveal a multi-purpose swizzle to stir that perfect cocktail, or bubbles in Champagne. A chatelaine ring is upon the end. Hallmarks for Birmingham 1975. 3 1/8" L., 4 7/8" extended
Unusual, whimsical sterling silver cocktail jigger. One-, two- and three-oz. cocktail measure increments are indicated by Lady's, Man's and a detailed engraved pig, or hog for over-indulgence. Made by the Blackington silver workshop in Attleboro, Massachusetts circa 1930's. 2 1/2" H.
Sterling silver footed dish or bowl designed by Alphonse La Paglia for Georg Jensen U.S.A. circa 1948. The oval-form bowl, with applied blossom-and-bead detail, rests upon a reticulated, foliate-and-bead foot. The stunning form is among designs created by La Paglia for Jensen U.S.A. between 1948 and 1951. His designs abruptly halted due to his untimely passing. 1 5/8" H., 3 3/4" W., 5" L.
Nice quality sterling Tiffany & Co. "Spill Jigger." Raised step-design circumference marks 1- or- 2-ounce measure. Rest upon top of a glass or cocktail shaker. Fill with desired amount of liquid and simply flip, or spill, into awaiting receptacle beneath. Marks: Tiffany & Co.; Sterling. New York circa 1940's. 5 1/2" L.
Fine pair of modernist silver candlesticks designed by Alphonse La Paglia. La Paglia created designs for Georg Jensen USA. Upon the closing of the Jensen USA store, his designs were continued by the International Silver Co. of Meriden Connecticut until his untimely death in 1953. Marks: La Paglia Designed; International; Sterling. Illustrated on page 125 in "Jensen Silver, The American Designs." 3 5/8" W., 4 3/4" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1382114 (stock #492)
Very fine quality sterling silver cocktail shaker made by the C.C. Hermann silver workshop of Copenhagen,circa 1950 . A distinct Georg Jensen influence, the heavy cocktail shaker has a panel-design cap with elaborately cast and applied pendant grape clusters along with leaves and vines. A concentrically stepped shoulder and bead detail enhance the form. Wafer strainer with a pierced grapes pattern, along with an added knob finial seal, complete the extraordinary example. 11 1/2" H. *** Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers - From classic to figural forms - Over 75 examples in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site ***
Fine quality and lovely design. Heavy sterling silver candle snuffer with a blossom finial designed by Alphonse La Paglia and made by the International Silver Co. circa 1952. La Paglia was commissioned to create designs for Georg Jensen USA to retail in their New York shop from 1948-1951. Pictured in "Jensen Silver: The American Designs," page 144. 11 1/4" L.
Each sterling silver "cock"-tail pick has a detailed rooster as its finial. The set-of-six comes with a velvet- and silk-lined leather-covered box. Hallmarks: Adie Bros., Birmingham 1931. 3" L. each pick
Sterling silver tyg tri- handle-form shot glass. The traditional English design is fully hallmarked: Adie Bros.; Birmingham 1926. 1 3/4" H., 1 1/2" W., 1 3/4" W. to handles
Whimsical silver jigger with enamel stoplights to direct you. Green-Go, Yellow-Caution, Red-Stop. Made in Rhode Island by the Alvin Silver Co. circa 1960's. 2 1/2" H.
Modernist design sterling silver double jigger. The beautiful mid-century form has a wave handle. Nice quality example. Made in Mexico circa 1960. 2 7/8" H.
Fine quality, heavy sterling silver double "cock"-tail jigger. Both jiggers have a detailed, hand-engraved rooster, or cockerel. Made by the highly collected Sanborn's silver workshop circa 1960. The well-known studio was founded by Frank and Walter Sanborn in Mexico City circa 1903. 3 7/8" H.
Each sterling silver "cock"-tail pick has a detailed rooster as its finial. The picks have a hook behind the mount to allow the pick to rest upon the edge of a glass as it holds an olive or cherry. Each fully hallmarked: Adolph Scott, Birmingham 1932. Fitted in original silk- and- velvet-lined box. 3 1/4" L. each pick
Beautifully stylized Danish sterling silver spill jigger. The elegant form, with its looped handle and an applied pendant grape cluster, was made by Aage Weimar in Denmark circa 1960. A fine, scarce example. Weimar, the son of the famous silver designer Evald Nielsen, opened his workshop in Copenhagen in 1936 and was active until mid-1960's. 4 3/4" L.
Very nice quality sterling silver mixer spoon in the Royal Danish pattern. The long spoon with its sculptural finial in this pattern was introduced by the International Silver Co. of Connecticut in 1939. 12 3/8" L.
Very fine quality julep- cup-form heavy sterling silver Derby jigger. A horseshoe applique is upon the side of the two-ounce jigger, hand-engraved 1952. Relief edging with floral detail on the base completes the design. Made by the well-known Louisville jeweler Brown Waterhouse Kaiser. Marks beneath: Official Kentucky Derby Jigger Sterling, BWK. 2 1/4" H.
Sterling silver flask funnel is completely hammered with a rolled-edge rim at its top. The fan-shape form has a geometric Art Deco applique at its center. Made by the Webster Silver Co. of North Attleboro, Massachusetts circa 1930's. 2 3/4" W., 3 1/8" H.