Early gilt-washed sterling silver sauce bowl on stand with butler finish. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Round and tapering bowl with gilt interior and raised foot. Side handles in form of post inserted with short perpendicular column and mounted with stylized leaves. Classical rim. Engraved presentation: “W.B.K. Jr from W.B.K. Sr / Newark N.J. / April 29, 1871.” Stand round with well and same rim. A fine Greek Revival piece that incorporates Aesthetic influence. Union Square hallmarks (1870-75) include pre-1870 pattern no. 1702. Very good condition. Dimensions: Bowl: 3 1/4 x W 7 1/4 x D 5 1/2 in. Stand: H 1/2 x D 6 1/2 in. Total weight: 17.4 troy ounces.
With: Aesthetic sterling silver spoon in Italian pattern. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Ovoid terminal with stylized flowers, foliage, and volute scrolls on engraved horizontal lines. Bowl has double-sided gilding. An early piece in this pattern, which was first produced from 1870-1934. Hallmarked. Very good condition. Length: 7 1/8 in. Weight: 1.6 troy ounces. #BQ748