Beautiful Cherub Continental Silver 6sided Tea Strainer
Item #40333 - $373
Beautiful antique 800 continental silver 6 sided tea strainer decorated with 18 high relief sculptured cherubs. Each one of the cherub is doing something different. One tries to catch a bird while another one watches, one is playing symbols, one is playing the flute, some are dancing, some are playing. This is a unique tea strainer one of the most interesting and beautiful I have had the pleasure to purchase and offer for sale. The thumb press handle is marked with a crown a crescent moon, and 800 along with a maker's mark. The markings indicate this was made in Germany more than 100 years ago. This is a beautiful tea strainer in excellent condition. From the bottom to the handle tip it measures 5-3/8 inches. From side to side across the top it measures 4 inches. When you lay it down flat and measure to the bottom of the tea strainer it measures more than 3/4 inch high. This is a rare wonderful beautifully designed antique Continental cherub silver tea strainer with ram's heads decorating the center of each sides and garlands connected to each ram head. This will make a rare and wonderful addition to the most advanced tea strainer collection. Weight almost 2 troy ounces.


Antique Russian 875 Silver Gilt Basket
Item #40601 - $491
Antique Russian 875 purity silver gilt lined basket. The markings have Russian letters on one side and 875 with a portrait head on the other. Please enlarge pictures to see the details of the hallmarks. There is a portrait head marking along the border on the bottom. I have taken detailed pictures of all the markings so you can clearly see the markings. The basket is in excellent pre-owned condition with only one small ding along the outside border. The gold is very bright and vibrant. The basket handle folds down on either side. Height with the basket handle extended is 4 inches. Height without the handle extended is 2-1/4 inches. Diameter at the top of the basket is 3-7/8 inches. The diameter of the basket at the middle is 4-1/4 inches. The border of the basket and the handle have a detailed design. Weight 6 troy ounces.


Antique Russian Silver Gilt 916 Basket
Item #40602 - $491
Rare antique Russian silver gilt 916 purity basket. Please click to enlarge the pictures of the hallmarks. The border of the basket has a Greek key design inscribed along the top section. The basket handle folds up or down easily. The inside of the basket and the inside of the basket handle are gold. Height with the handle extended 4-1/2 inches. Height with the handle down 1-5/8 inches. Diameter at the top 4-1/2 inches. Weight 6 troy ounces. It is in excellent pre-owned condition with no dings or dents.


Two Sterling Silver Norway Viking Ship Salt Cellars
Item #40967 - $193
Beautiful pair of vintage Norway sterling Silver Viking ship salt cellars with original cobalt blue glass liners. The salt cellars are inscribed 925 Sterling Norway they have a makers mark with stars. The inside has a gilt gold over silver. The Viking ships are designed with shields and dragon heads. weigh 34.2 grams Measure 3-3/8" long and 1 3/4" high Excellent condition


2 Lovely Opalescent Vintage Art Glass Shades Unusual Shape
Item #41039 - $247
2 beautiful Vintage opalescent art glass shades. The shape and design are very unusual. The diameter of the opening is 3 inches. It has miniscule fitter chips unseen when inside lighting fixture, otherwise they are in excellent condition. I have never seen a pair like this before. They have lovely iridescent pastel colors and very unusual raised Art Deco design along the surface of the glass. They measure 6-1/2 inches high by 6 inches wide.


Rare Antique Sterling Silver Stag Handle 7 Pc Cutlery Set Harrison Bros & Howson
Item #41159 - $850
Rare antique sterling silver stag handled 7 piece cutlery set by Harrison Bros and Howson. The set is made in Sheffield England in 1887. the fitted red velvet and silk box has a ribbon along the inside top that reads "Harrison Bros & Howson Cutlery To Her Majesty Norfolk Street Sheffield". This company made cutlery for the Queen and Royal Family in the 19th century. It is the finest English cutlery made. This is an exquisite 7 piece set in excellent condition fully hallmarked. The bottom of the handles are made in sterling silver as well as the top of the handle. The bottom of the handle above the stag horn is fully hallmarked with high relief sculptured ram heads, flowers and an unusual wreath and floral design. There are 2 carving forks and 2 carving knives. The larger fork measure 11-1/4 inches long, the smaller carving fork measures 10-1/2 inches. The largest carving knife measures 15 inches long and the smaller carving knife measures 13 inches long. There is also a roast piercer with bloods grooves in the blade, used to extract juice from the meat. To find a carving set with a roast piercer is extremely unusual, this is the only one and the most complete one I have seen. The quality is the finest money can buy. If it was good enough for the Queen it will be good enough for the most particular collector or connoisseur. In addition to those 5 pieces there is also a beautifully detailed reticulated and engraved fully hallmarked fish serving set. The fish slice has a mythological face, it is beautifully engraved and has a flower and foliate design. It measures 13-1/2 inches long, widest width at blade is 2 inches. The fish serving fork measures 13-1/2 inches long, the widest width of the fork is 2 inches. The set is in its original red velvet and silk lined fitted case with metal hinges and metal closing device. The case measures 19 inches long, 10-3/4 inches wide, and 1-3/4 inches high. Certainly the expression 'fit for a king or queen' applies to this set.


10 Webster Sterling Silver & Crystal Antique Art Nouveau Coasters With Stand
Item #41193 - $391
Beautiful set of Webster sterling hand chased antique Art Nouevau sterling silver and crystal floral decorated coasters with the original coaster stand. The coasters have 3 inch diameter. They stack to the top including the coaster stand 2-3/4 inches. Combined weight 350 grams. Each coaster is marked sterling with the old Webster marking of a WB and an arrow going through it. These date circa early 1900s and are very rare to find 10 matching with the original stand.


9 Antique Sterling Silver Corncob Holders
Item #41198 - $184
9 antique sterling silver corncob holders. The handle of each holder is marked sterling and is a sculptured ear of corn. Each one measures 2-7/8 inches from end to end, and 1/2 inch wide. Weight 79 grams. Just the handles are marked sterling. Excellent condition.


Gorham Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Design Handled Bowl
Item #41276 - $220
Beautiful vintage Gorham sterling silver Art Nouveau handled bowl. The underside of the bowl has a leaf shaped design. It is a beautiful Art Nouveau style one of the prettiest we have seen. The handle has swirling stems. This is a rare and beautiful Gorham sterling silver Art Nouveau design bowl in excellent pre-owned condition. It measures from the front of the bowl to the back of the handle 6-1/8 inches. Width 4-1/2 inches. Height 7/8 inch. Weight 83.8 grams, 2.69 troy ounces.


Group of 3 Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Leaf Form Iced Tea Spoons
Item #41480 - $90
Wonderful group of 3 antique signed Tiffany & CO. sterling silver leaf form iced tea spoons. They are marked at the top of the handle Sterling Tiffany & Co and one of the spoons on the back of the leaf is also marked Tiffany & Co Sterling. These iced tea spoons have leaf shape at the bottom. The spoons measure 8-1/4 inches long and the leaf bowl measures 1 inch wide by 1-3/4 inches long. Weight 38 grams.


Antique 1780 London Georgian Sterling Silver Gilt Lined Creamer
Item #41483 - $310
Beautiful antique 1780 London Georgian silver gilt lined creamer. It has raised floral and foliate relief design and a blank cartouche at the front. It has a nicely shaped handle and is a wonderful composition. It measures 4-1/2 inches to the top of the pouring spout. It measures 4-1/2 inches wide from handle to pouring spout. The width at the center is 2-3/4 inches. Diameter at base is 2-1/2 inches. Weight 93 grams, 3 troy ounces. Excellent condition.


Collection of 8 Miniature 800 Ornate Silver Handled Cups
Item #41489 - $220
Collection of 8 Miniature 800 Ornate Silver Handled Cups. They are all marked either 800 or with an 800 purity marking. The cups are 1-3/8 inches high and 2-1/4 inches wide from front of cup to back of handle. This is a lovely collection of miniature silver European cups. They are actually 2 sets of 4 matching cups, all look very similar. Combined weight 111 grams, 3.56 troy ounces.


11 Antique American Black Memorabilia Sterling Silver Spoons Paye & Baker MFG
Item #41501 - $400
11 Antique American Black Memorabilia Sterling Silver Spoons Paye & Baker MFG. They are marked P & B for Paye & Baker MFG. Paye & Baker produced souvenir spoons in the early 1900s. They started in 1890 and the last record of production was in 1935. Paye & Baker was a Massachusetts company that was in business from the end of the Art Nouveau era and closed in the Art Deco era in 1935. The backs of the spoons are marked within 3 hearts P&B and STERLING. The top of the spoons have a smiling young American black man wearing a hat. Along the handle of the spoon are high relief sculptured flowers. These are very rare American black memorabilia items, the first we have had the pleasure to purchase and offer for sale. They will make a wonderful addition to anyone's silver collection or Black memorabilia collection. Each spoon measures 4 inches long. The spoon bowls measure 7/8 inch wide. All are in excellent condition. Combined weight 85.1 grams.


Rare Antique Silver Wine Taster with Snake Handle
Item #41504 - $292
Rare Antique Silver Wine Taster with Snake Handle. The underside has etched lettering that reads RANCK 1836. The top border has lettering PROTFGELARANCKDIED. It has a European export mark along the lip at the top. It has grape vines and grapes in high relief sculpture along the inner section. The outer section has grape leaves and grapes. This is an extremely rare silver European wine taster in very good pre owned condition. The detail and quality are exceptional. It measures 2-3/4 inches wide. The diameter of the wine taster is 2 inches. It is 1/2 inch high and weighs 28.4 grams. This will be a wonderful gift to any serious wine collector. It is a unique and beautiful early 19th century wine taster sure to please any collector.


George V Sterling Silver Cased Fruit Service for 12 Crichton Bros London 1916
Item #41505 - $940
Rare and beautiful antique George V Sterling Silver Cased Fruit Service for 12 makers Crichton Brothers London 1916. The set consists of 12 fruit forks measuring 6-5/8 inches long and 12 fruit knives measuring 8 inches long. Both the blades and handles are sterling silver with date letters and maker's marks. The underside of the handles have 3 letter monogram AKM. The handles are inlayed with Mother of Pearl This is a very rare and extraordinary set in superb condition in the original fitted case. The sides of the knife blades and the back of the forks are marked Crichton Brothers London Made in England. The other side of the blades have maker's marks, date letter makers, a walking lion, and a panther head indicating these are sterling silver made in London in 1916. Weight 1080 grams, 34.72 ounces. The set is in its original regal purple velvet lined case. The fitted case is also marked Crichton Bros and measures 12-5/8 wide by 9-1/2 inches long by 2-1/2 inches high. All of the pieces in the set are in excellent condition, the outside of the case is worn but the interior is in excellent condition. This is a unique fruit set guaranteed to please the most particular English silver collector.


1910 London Sterling Silver Vermeil Apostle Style Spoon
Item #41561 - $256
Rare hand engraved English sterling silver vermeil sculptured and extraordinarily detailed apostle style spoon. The spoon bowl has beautiful swirled hand engraved designs. The handle is hand engraved and beautifully detailed on all sides. It has English silver hallmarks indicating this was made in London in 1910. Above the spoon bowl is a mythological animal face with large eyes. Towards the end of the handle there is another mythological animal with it mouth open holding the last half of the handle. This is a unique museum quality serving spoon almost too beautiful to use. It will make a wonderful addition to any advanced English silver collection. It measures 10-1/8 inches long, widest width of the spoon bowl is 1-15/16 inches. Weight 102.2 grams, 3.28 troy ounces.


Rare Sanborns Mexico Sterling Silver Male &Female Pheasant Salt & Pepper Shakers
Item #41668 - $310
Beautiful Pair of Rare hand sculptured Sanborns Mexico Sterling Silver Male and Female Pheasant table ornaments or Salt and Pepper Shakers. They are signed Sanborns Mexico Sterling with old markings. The male pheasant measures 6-1/2 inches from his beak to his tail. Height 2-1/2 inches. The female pheasant measures 5-1/2 inches from the tip of her beak to the tip of her tail. She measures 2-1/2 inches high to the top of her head. Both have beautifully detailed feathers and sculptural qualities. They will make a wonderful addition to any table setting or look beautiful in a cabinet displayed with other objets d'art. They are very lifelike and very well sculptured. They weigh 223 grams 7.17 troy ounces. This is a rare and unusual pair. The screw or turning piece that would open the bottom to add salt or pepper is frozen, they most likely will not be able to be used as salt and pepper shakers but will make very decorative and beautiful table ornaments.


Antique Signed Meriden Victorian Silver Plated Goat & Elk Soup Tureen
Item #41685 - $490
Rare antique soup tureen signed Meriden S.P. Company with the Meriden hallmark of a balance scale with incised numbers 1869 and the number 4. The soup tureen has ornate goat head handles and stag head feet. This is a big beautiful and very rare Victorian silver plated soup tureen. The top of the tureen has a double headed stag at the top. There are 4 high relief sculptured stag heads that turn to stag feet at the base. The goat heads on the side are extremely well sculptured in beautiful high relief detailed design. The soup tureen measures 11-1/2 inches high, 15 inches long from goat head to goat head, and 9-1/2 inches wide. Weight 5.6 pounds. This is a rare and wonderful Victorian soup tureen the best I have ever seen. It does have a miniscule ding on one side mentioned for the sake of accuracy, you have to look to see it. This will make a wonderful centerpiece on a dining table or an elegant display item in one's silver cabinet. Pieces of this quality almost never show up for sale, people who own quality items like this usually keep them in the family for their children. This one has been in the same family for more than 100 years. Other than the ding on the side it is in excellent condition and will surely be a welcome addition to any advanced silver or silver plate collector.


Antique Victorian English Sterling Silver Floral Repousse Sugar Caster
Item #41758 - $490
Beautiful Antique Victorian English Sterling Silver Floral Repousse Sugar Caster or Shaker. It has English hallmarks and maker's marks on the top and bottom dating the caster 1891 made in Birmingham England. It is marked N&H. The sugar shaker has a beautifully designed reticulated top for the sugar to escape from while you shake it. It is in excellent pre owned condition. It has beautiful high relief flower and foliate design throughout the bottom section of the shaker. It measures 5-7/8 inches high and has 3 inches diameter at the base. It weighs 173.5 grams, 5.57 troy ounces. Sure to please its new owner.


Antique Jocobi & Jenkins Sterling Silver Floral Repousse Bowl
Item #41906 - $220
Superb Antique Jocobi & Jenkins Sterling Silver Floral Repousse Bowl. The high relief floral repousse is the finest quality you might ever hope to find on any sterling silver repousse objet d'art. It is in excellent condition. The flowers are exquisitely sculptured. The bowl has a diameter of 3-5/8 inches. It measures 1-3/4 inches high and is guaranteed to please the most particular collector of high quality antique sterling silver objets d'art. Weight 93.1 grams, 3 troy ounces.


Beautiful Pair Poole Antique Gilt Lined Sterling Silver Sugar & Creamer
Item #42001 - $445
Beautiful Pair Poole Antique Gilt Lined Sterling Silver Sugar & Creamer. The underside is marked with the Poole standing lion, it is also marked sterling, signed Poole and numbered 995. Both pieces are in excellent condition with no mongrams, dings or dents. Both pieces have a gold lining and a large high relief floral bouquet above each of the lion paw feet. The creamer measures from the pouring spout to the back of the handle 5 inches. Height to the top of the handle 3 inches. The sugar bowl measures 6 inches from handle to handle. They each have a width of 2-3/4 inches. The sugar bowl to the top of the handles measure 3 inches. Weight 351.5 grams, 11.3 troy ounces. This is an exceptional pair with a beautiful design and composition in excellent condition.


Pair of Heart Shaped Gorham Sterling Silver Reticulated Footed Candy Baskets
Item #42015 - $346
Pair of Heart Shaped Gorham Sterling Silver Reticulated Footed Candy Baskets. The undersides are marked Gorham with the Gorham sterling markings also marked Sterling 966 and J. E. Caldwell & Co. Gorham was the manufacturer of these and J.E. Caldwell & Co. is a noted seller of high quality antique silver items and jewelry from the early 1900s. The heart shaped candy baskets with footed ball feet are in excellent condition, they are very ornate and will make a perfect gift or addition to anyone's silver collection. The center have a 3 letter scroll monogram MKG. The bowls measure 5 inches long and 4-5/8 inches wide. Height 1-1/4 inches. Combined weight 167.4 grams, 5.38 troy ounces. Sure to please as are all our items.


Rare Reed & Barton Sterling Silver High Relief Sculptured Poppy Fruit Bowl
Item #42021 - $940
Rare Reed & Barton Sterling Silver High Relief Sculptured Poppy Fruit Bowl. The fruit bowl has gorgeous super high relief sculpture embracing the entire design. The underside is marked sterling and also has the early Reed & Barton hallmark. This is an Art Nouveau treasure, I have never seen or owned one of these before. It may be used as a centerpiece as well as fruit bowl. It measures 13-1/4 inches long by 11-1/8 inches wide. Height 3 inches. Weight 17-1/2 troy ounces. It is in excellent condition. It has a lightly engraved monogram along the top edge, looks like RH. This is a rare Art Nouveau bowl sure to please and delight the new owner.


Beautiful Antique Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Tazza/Compote
Item #42025 - $490
Beautiful Antique Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Tazza/Compote. This piece may be used as a compote, card holder or decorative footed bowl. It has a beautiful shape and design. It is in excellent condition. It has a monogram on the top of the tazza that reads HAA. The bottom is marked Tiffany & Co. 20633 Maker's 17498 Sterling Silver. Weight 302 grams, 9.65 troy ounces. It measures 5-1/8 inches high by 6-1/4 inches wide.


Wonderful Antique Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Footed Bowl 16 Ouncess
Item #42027 - $760
Wonderful Antique Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Footed Bowl. The bowl weighs 492.5 grams, 15.83 troy ounces. The underside is marked Tiffany & Co. 20461 Maker's 9067 Sterling Silver 925-1000M. The bowl has a beautiful shape and design. The central section has a 3 letter monogram which reads HAA. The footed bowl has a diameter of 9 inches, height 1-5/8 inch. The diameter at the base is 4-1/4 inches. The bowl has a very unusual fan like design at the bottom and top. It has 24 evenly spaced sections. This is a rare and beautiful model guaranteed to please any Tiffany sterling silver collector.
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