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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1421406
Global Ceramics
$60.00
Small opaline open salt in Imari colours and a minimal salt spoon, Scottish silver, thistle on top, sterling silver, no marks. Both late 19th century, the salt probably French.Length of spoon "2 ¼ / 6 cm, height of opaline salt "1 ½ / 3.8 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1421405
Global Ceramics
$60.00
Small opaline open salt in Imari colours and a minimal salt spoon, Scottish silver, thistle on top, sterling silver, no marks. Both late 19th century, the salt probably French.Length of spoon "2 ¼ / 6 cm, height of opaline salt "1 ½ / 3.8 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1420977
Global Ceramics
$450.00
Oval silver box and lid of tea caddy shape, the knop of the lid a natural oval stone, probably veined gneiss. Engraved Georgian style borders and crest, the crest with a dedication, “From Steanis”, a gift in Georgian style and probably made around 1900. The box is unmarked and has been tested as sterling silver. Its weight is 798 grams. Length "7 ¼ / 18.5 cm, height including the knob "4 ¾ / 12cm. Condition: a few scratch marks around the crest and a minimal dent to the backside (cf. pics)...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1910 item #1420976
Global Ceramics
$110.00
Lobed pewter bowl with an etched scenery of a rocky seascape, Mount Fuji in the background. The surface matted, silvery. Meiji period, c 1900, seal mark to the base. Diameter "6 ¼ / 16 cm. Condition: a black spot to the exterior removed by polishing (cf. pics).
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1420975
Global Ceramics
$60.00
A sterling silver and parcel-gilt teaspoon in the Irving pattern, patented by the firm of Robert Wallace in 1899. The pattern was reissued in 1975 under a different name, but this is the original from around 1900. The spoon blade engraved “St. James”. Marks: Pat. 1899 RW (deer head) & S Sterling. Length "5 1/3 / 13.7 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1930 item #1420974
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$90.00
Three nickel silver or silver plated demi-tasse spoons with agate handles in a style between Christopher Dresser and Art Deco, unmarked, probably 1920’s. Length "4 ¾ / 12 cm. Condition: fine. There are two more spoons, agate ends missing, to go with the three first (optional).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1930 item #1420973
Global Ceramics
$100.00
Hammered silver sugar tongs from Martin Mayer in Mainz, Germany, c 1920-30. Martin Mayer’s firm, founded 1888, was a well-known manufacturer of silver cutlery and jewelry until it was confiscated by the Nazis in 1938. Peter Behrens, Hans Christiansen and Patriz Huber are known to have worked for Martin Mayer. Of these, Behrens - one of the founders of the Deutscher Werkbund – is the most likely to have designed these sugar nips. German silver standard mark (crown and 835) and makers mark MM....
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1920 item #1420972
Global Ceramics
$140.00
Two rattan handled and lidded water jugs in late Jugendstil, two of a kind. One designed by Richard Riemerschmied for the company of F & R Fischer c 1915, the other and smaller by Webster & Son, New York c 1920. The German jug hammered (pressed) and nickeled brass, the American jug silvered copper. Riemerschmid was co-founder of the Deutscher Werkbund, the ideas of which were close to the Wiener Werkstätte. The Riemerschmid jug with fish mark for Fischer, ¾ (litre measure) and a Swedish retail...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1800 item #1420971
Global Ceramics
$110.00
An interesting 18th century pewter plate, the border with an engraved motto, Suum cuique, written on a ribbon above an open book resting on a diagonally striped bar. As presented on this plate this is the crest and motto for the Scottish Clan Don. It is a Latin phrase meaning “to everybody his/her own”, historically used in freemasonry and in legal contexts like serving as motto for the faculty of law at universities. The back with crowned rose stamp for London and an illegible makers mark p...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1920 item #1420970
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$50.00
A small Dachshund, a silvered knife rest by WMF, Germany. Impressed ostrich mark for WMF/ Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik, the variation used 1910 - 1920, an O for the silver coating being extra thick, the H probably the model number. There are other WMF Dachshunds from the same period, keeping their tails. However, this one had its tail cropped in the factory, not by any previous owner… Length "2 ¾ / 7 cm. Condition: wear to the silver coating.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1940 item #1420293
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$60.00
Minimal Scottish terrier, jigsawed from silver sheet metal and wearing a copper collar. Made in Austria or Bohemia in the 1920’s or 30’s. The chain is later, stamped 835. The little dog is "1/2 / 14 mm long, the chain "16 / 41 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1900 item #1420289
Global Ceramics
$50.00
A very English copper bachelor button – a substitute for an ordinary sewn-on button - Victorian, for your cloak or jacket, works excellently. Punch sitting, feather pen in hand, looking at the latest issue of his magazine, dated November 1878, his watchful dog Toby by his side. Interestingly, a diamond patent mark is seen under the chair. Unusual, marked ”The Patent Safety Solitaire”. Diameter "1/ 2.5 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1970 item #1420287
Global Ceramics
$150.00
Interesting circular brooch, slightly curved, the abstract design in black on a yellow gold shimmering background. Typical of the work of Öystein Balle, interesting Norwegian silversmith. Marked Balle 925 S, the hook with Swedish import mark (three crowns in an oval and S). Diameter "1 ½ / 4.5 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Silver : Pre 1950 item #1420286
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$80.00
Small silver bow earrings by Karl Erik Palmberg for Alton, renown makers of Swedish modernist jewelry. KEP was Alton’s chief designer. Width "1/2 / 14 mm. Marks: KP, F for the town of Falköping where Alton was based, the Swedish hallmark (three crowns and S) and year mark X8 for 1948. Condition: fine.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1970 item #1420284
Global Ceramics
$60.00
Enamel on copper pendant with chain, silver foliated and enamelled in olive green with a nebulosa shape, typical of the years around 1960. Unsigned, but undoubtedly by Jytte Borg, Stockholm, who designed and produced the best enamel costume jewelry in Sweden of the 1950’s and 60’s. Height "2/ 5.5 cm, the length of the copper chain is "27 ½ / 70 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1970 item #1420283
Global Ceramics
$60.00
Enamel on copper pendant with chain by Jytte Borg. Enamelled in orange, green and blue with an abstract flower or star shape, typical of the years around 1960. Signed Jytte. The best costume enamel jewelry in Sweden of the 1950’s and 60’s was designed and produced by Jytte Borg, Stockholm. Height "2/ 5.5 cm, the length of the copper chain is "25 ½ / 65 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1419893
Global Ceramics
$90.00
Porcelain figure of a country dancer, by Samson of Paris, mid-19th century, after a Meissen model by Kändler or Reinicke, mid-18th century. Samson Meissen mark: swords and a crossing line in underglaze blue. Height "6 / 15 cm. Condition: repair to hat and arm (cf. pics).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Scandinavian : Pottery : Pre 1970 item #1419802
Global Ceramics
$100.00
Candle holder or small vase by Liisa Hallamaa for Arabia, stoneware, the upper part with eruptive glaze effects. In 1950 LA joined the Arabia company, where she became a great experimenter and innovator of glazes before opening up a studio of her own in 1971. Signed LH Arabia. Height "2 ½ / 6.5 cm Condition: fine.