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Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Candlestick,
American, Circa 1900 - 1905

Commemorative Art Nouveau candlestick with stylized lilies on column, spirals on the capital, and undulating forms with leaves on quatrefoil base. [STERLING] and [1980] are marked on the bottom surface. Notable names of those engraved (7-names) are architects James H. McGuire (1866 – 1947) and Edgar Josselyn (1861 – 1943).



Tiffany Raspberry Pattern Pierced and Engraved Silver Bowl, Raspberry Pattern
Tiffany & Company Sterling Silver Fruit Basket, Circa 1902 to 1907
The sides pierced and engraved with fruiting raspberry vines, rim also pierced

Antique Tiffany Raspberry Pattern Silver bowl, Circa 1902, entire view

(Vacant cartouche in base; 9”)



Antique Tiffany Raspberry Pattern Silver bowl, Circa 1902, angle view
Antique Tiffany Raspberry Pattern Silver bowl, Circa 1902, interior view
Antique Tiffany Raspberry Pattern Silver bowl, Circa 1902, engraving detail
Antique Tiffany Raspberry Pattern Silver bowl, Circa 1902, marks detail

Four Piece Silver Plated Coffee and Tea Set, Daniel Webster Finials
Signed, Taunton Britannia Silver Plate Company
Taunton, Massachusetts
First half 19th Century
Pots and sugar bowl with Webster's head as finial, likely unique

(Very good condition constant with age and medium, awaiting polishing; coffee pot: 13" H, teapot: 9.25" H, sugar: 8.5" H, creamer: 7.25" H)



Coin Silver Presentation Cup
"W. H. Renaud Sep. 4th, 1869"
With Bust of Stonewall Jackson
New Orleans
Circa 1869

This silver presentation cup, with applied handle, features a bas relief profile of General Stonewall Jackson on front and is engraved on rim "W. H. Renaud Sep. 4th, 1869." The cup is marked on bottom "E. A. TYLER / NEW ORLEANS," dimples, overall very good. William H. Renaud was a member of the Company C [Ellison's] Confederate Guards Regiment who also served in Fender's Battery during the Civil War. In 1861 he is listed in the NOLA City Directory as an accountant. He eventually became a successful businessman.
E. A. Tyler was a jeweler and watchmaker on Canal Street who also advertised "silver and plated ware" but apparently was a retailer and not a silversmith.
(Height: 4-inches.)



Biscuit Box, Silver Plate and Brass, Book Form
England, marked E & C
Circa 1878

Box mounted with brass ribbon and latch raised on ball feet; the tooled lid opens to reveal a second lid which is pierced. This box which is hallmarked remains in fine original condition with about full coverage silver. (Height: 4.25 inches; width: 8.5 inches; depth: 6 inches)



Silver Coffee Pot, Baluster Shape, Scrolled Handle, Domed Hinged Lid
Marked for Martin and Hall, 1873, Sheffield and London (Mark used 1863 to 1880)
Richard Martin & Ebenezer Hall
A fine and elegant example, chased and embossed

(Fine condition; H: 11.5")



Octagonal George III Silver Teapot and Footed Undertray
Circa 1787

Domed lid with pineapple finial, chased decoration on teapot and stand. London 1787-88 hallmarks and "BM" with a pellet between letters. Footed undertray in excellent condition; teapot has four small but obvious dimples on side and old repair to octagonal spout.



Silver Brandy Sauce Pan, Thomas Chawner, 1785, London, Incuse Duty Mark
Popular small bulbous baluster form featuring side spout resting on flat bottom

Silver Brandy Sauce Pan by Thomas Chawner, 1785, angle view

(Good condition; slight and short shallow crease; small engraved crest nearly polished-out; bowl H: 3.5", length to handle: 8")



Silver Brandy Sauce Pan by Thomas Chawner, 1785, entire view
Silver Brandy Sauce Pan by Thomas Chawner, 1785, marks detail

Silver Presentation Tea and Coffee Service, Eight Pieces, Civil War Veteran
Seven Matched Pieces; and a Similar Butter Dish by Same Maker
The 31.5" tray displays a 7" panel engraved with presentation
Rogers & Bro. / Triple Plate/1401

"Presented to Capt. L. G. Theodore Bruer & Lady by the Members and Ex-Members of F. COMP. 5th REG. N.G.S.N.Y. on the Celebration of their SILVER WEDDING October 17, 1874"

Captain Bruer served in the National Guard, State of New York prior, during, and after the Civil War. (Soldier's records accompany the set)

A heavy two-handled tray featuring leafy sprays, ferns, flowers and birds; all centering the presentation inscription. As depicted, three graduated tea/coffee/hot water pots with hinged lids (10" to 11.5") featuring lion masks centered by floral engraving above legs resting on paw feet. The set includes a matching 9" lidded sugar bowl, a waste bowl with gold washed interior standing at 4.75"; and a 5.25" creamer. The last item is a mismatched 9" footed covered butter dish, marked "Rogers & Bro. /Triple Plate/1884" with very similar engraving.

Capt. Bruer, age 38, enrolled April 23, 1861 at Brooklyn to serve 3 months in the 28th Regt., N.Y.N.G. (One of the first regiments arriving in Washington DC to protect the Capitol.) Capt. Bruer reenrolled June 19, 1863 at NYC to serve 30 days as Capt., Co. F, 5th N.Y.N.G., the unit served in Pennsylvania at Harrisburg, Carlisle and Chambersburg (at the time of the Gettysburg campaign).

The service remains in excellent condition showing normal and minimal use wear; scattered and minor spots of thinning to plate; all else very good.



Silver Snuff Box
With leaves and flowers decoration

Dimensions: .75-inch high, 2-inches wide, 1.25-inches deep.



Previous Offerings or Gone to New Homes

Silver Porringer, Samuel Vernon, Bombe Circular Form, Double Arch Handle
Samuel Vernon (1683 to 1737), Newport, Rhode Island, Circa 1725 to 1735
Double arch keyhole handle engraved with contemporary block initials PPB - SOLD

Antique Silver Porringer by Samnuel Vernon, Rhode Island, Circa 1725 to 1735, angle view

A good mark underside of handle, SV above fleur-de-leys within heart; a faint mark at center of bowl; minor repair to handle; Buhler-A, (7 3/8" overall; bowl: 5")

505-124 - SOLD

Beaker Cup, Coin Silver, Mint Julep Cup, Jaccard & Co., St. Louis, 19th Century
Engraved LAMA; AMA representing Agricultural and Mechanical Association - SOLD

(The "L" representing a county of which there are several)
Louis Jaccard & Company, St. Louis, Missouri (Active 1837-1848)
(Couple dings, else fine and original; H: 3.75")

281-66 - SOLD

Silver Cann
Probably Boston (Unknown maker)
Circa 1780 - SOLD

Baluster form, stepped circular foot, leaf capped scrolled handle, bird head drop
Engraved within rocker engraved and bright cut shield: "R L H to Jane S H".
Fine condition, good weight.
(Dimensions: 5.75" H)

1032-86 - SOLD

Silver Loving Cup, Art Nouveau, Panama Pacific Exposition, Presentation

Presented to Alvin Eugene Pope
Chief of Education and Social Economy
Panama International Exposition
October 12th 1915
By Insurance Exhibitors and Insurance Men Generally
In Appreciation of his Enlightened Administration of Insurance
Fittingly Classed Officially as Social Economy - SOLD

By Shreve and Company, San Francisco

The beautiful, graceful, and organic flowing lines of the Art Nouveau aesthetic are confidently stated; this clean and successful form stands proud at 15.5".

232-187 - SOLD

Silver Coffee Pot, James Chalmers
Circa 1770 - SOLD

Flame finial on a shaped and domed hinge cover on a double-bellied body with scroll and leaf handle sockets. The upright reverse curved leaf-capped spout was cast with a ruffled shell; the pot rests on rounded domed base with molded foot.
Fine original condition other than typically replaced handle. (H: 12")

107-110 - SOLD

Silver Coffee Pot
Amphora Form...vine border
Presented to Commodore G.W. Rodgers by Hon. Albert Gallatin
Circa 1816 - SOLD

An important American War of 1812 related Empire silver presentation coffee pot, mark of JVM, Paris, 1809-19, of amphora form, chased with a vine border, engraved on one side "Presented to Commodore G. W. Rodgers by Hon. Albert Gallatin 1816," the spout tip cast as a lion's head, raised on incurved supports headed by stiff leaves and ending in paw feet, the cover surrounded by an anthemion leaf border and with bud knop, treen handle, "JVM" mark within lozenge, French standard and guarantee marks. (Height: 11.5-inches; 29 oz.t.)

232-133 - SOLD

Silver Mounted and Engraved Coconut
Nautical Motif
March 25, 1797
England - SOLD

As depicted, silver rim above coconut, ornamented with scratch carving; depicted is Neptune, chariot pulled by seahorses, figure of Hope with anchor, and fully rigged ship under full sail flying British flag. The bowl raised on flared silver base, under which is engraved with initials and March 25, 1797.
Dimensions: 6.5-inches high.

184-25 - SOLD

A Rare Childs' Handled Silver Cup
Thomas Milner
Circa 1720
Boston - SOLD

Extremely rare for a child of great circumstance in early Boston. The rim is beautifully flared with a gradual and fluid sweep. The applied four-reed C-scroll handle is terminated with a ventilated scroll. The piece is marked TM twice, on the bottom and near the top edge of the cup (Kane mark B.) and of good weight.
Bottom with period monogram-SW. (Height: 2.25-inches; diameter at top: 2.5-inches; at base: 2.25-inches.)

441-14 - SOLD

Sterling Silver Basket

Footed repousse sterling silver cake basket with integral scroll handles; marked on bottom "SHREVE, CRUMP & LOW CO", "STERLING / M"; and a spread wing eagle on a rock; monogrammed in center; 26.43 troy oz.; excellent. - (14 ¾-inches long x 10 ¾-inches wide x 3-inches high at handles.)

492-32 - SOLD

Silver Nutmeg Grater by Rufus Farnam (active 1796 to 1833)
Boston or Norwich, Connecticut
Hinged top and base - SOLD

Oval form, one lid opens to pierced steel rasp; the other opens to storage compartment; underside of lid signed R pellet FARNAM.
(H: 1 1/8"; W: 1.25"; D: 1")

107-144 - SOLD

Tankard, Silver, Coney (John), Stepped Hinged Lid, Scroll Handle
Boston, Massachusetts
John Coney (1655 to 1722)
Circa 1690 to 1700 - SOLD

An important and rare tapered silver tankard displaying the marks of John Coney; featured is a molded rim, and a stepped hinged cover with crenellated lip; and an outstanding "corkscrew" scrolled thumb-piece. The tubular double-scroll handle is engraved with an "E" and features a shield shape tail-piece; handle is made in two sections with an air vent cut into the underside. Engraved with "W*S*L*" on the base, with maker's mark on body and base. Possible connection to the Manning family of Ipswich and Boston. (56 3/8" H, 24 total ounces)

107-130 - SOLD

Silver, Pitcher
Bailey and Kitchen
Circa 1832 to 1848 - SOLD

Applied foliate molded "S"-scroll handle and wide curved spout with applied band of cast and chased decoration above flared collar; the shoulder ringed with cast, chased and applied band; pear shape body ornamented with applied band of chased floral decoration; flared and banded trumpet shape pedestal resting on a square plinth base with paw feet. This pot weighing 25.7-troy ounces is 8.75-inches in height and bears the maker's marks, twice, under base "BAILEY & KITCHEN" -; Ensko: 241. Also, with American Coin Standard mark for .900 fine (Small family monograms; fine condition.)


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