Period Pieces Art Nouveau Jewelry
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1430048 (stock #RM06047)
Period Pieces
$189.00
Here is a pretty spoon by the well-known Unger Brothers, signed with their maker’s mark and hallmark, and “COPYRIGHT 1904”. The pattern is Jonquil, which is the flower for those born in March, representing friendship and happiness. The spoon measures 4-1/2”, and the bowl of the spoon is just a bit under 2” across. It has a nice patina, a monogrammed M or W and is in overall very good condition. The photos are part of the description; please examine them carefully. We do lay-away...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1425713 (stock #RM08081)
Period Pieces
$88.00
This Masonic-themed spoon is marked STERLING F.A. WHELAN. Both sides of the bowl, the hilt, and the tip are gold washed. It has a lot of Masonic symbolism incorporated into the design. The dates on the spoon handle (1732-1799) are the birth and death dates for George Washington, who was a Mason. We have been told that the spoon is approximately 100 years old. It measures 4-1/8", and weighs 10.9g...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1800 item #1427375 (stock #RM05020)
Period Pieces
$255.00
Here is a lovely and very old serving spoon which could have graced the dining room of any of Miss Jane Austen’s upper crust characters. It has a berry motif in the gold-washed interior of the bowl (the wash or gilt is very pale and doesn’t show up in the photos. By its hallmarks (crowned leopard’s head, lion passant, and date letter “N” with “feathers”), it was made in London during 1768-1769. The maker’s mark is a script “BB”...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1427148 (stock #RM08130a)
Period Pieces
$115.00
Here is a pretty brush with repousse decorations of Art Nouveau lilies on the top, and fancy swirls on the handle. It measures 5-3/4” x 3". It is stamped Sterling, and there are other, illegible, marks. There is a little bit of damage to the silver at the top of the brush, which is exaggerated by the photos. The handle has an undecorated area on each side, ready for your monogram should you want one. On one side this area has some small dings to it...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1429167 (stock #RM09134)
Period Pieces
$199.00
Here is a brush made by the well-known Gorham Manufacturing Company. The design looks like the top of an antique steamer chest, with a strapping and stud motif – very Steampunk. The top is monogrammed with a fancy "R". It has the Gorham marks, as well as “1857 C”, “Sterling,” and the scissors mark for 1907. It measures 6” x 1-3/4" across the top, and is in very good condition. Photo note: the bristles are an ivory color, but don’t show up that way in the photos...