- page: 1 2 3 4 5 6   Next 4  
Gorham No. 2164 1880s Sterling Silver Engraved Napkin Ring
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2353f   This item is currently being auctioned

Gorham  No. 2164 1880s Sterling Silver Engraved Napkin Ring
click for details
A plain band 1 5/8" in diameter, 1" tall, and weighing .6 T. oz., this napkin ring is stamped with Gorham's "lion, anchor, G," "Sterling," and the model number "2164."

It is an engaging piece dating circa 1880, with a bright cut leafy pattern set against a satin matte finish surface. The interior has a bright finish.

There is a script "J.G.F." monogram.

It is in choice condition. It remains perfectly round, retains crisp detail on the engraving, and is free of bends, burrs, or... Click for details

Whiting 4236 "Hyperion" Sterling Silver Handle Clothes Brush
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2351f   $45.00

Whiting 4236
click for details
Measuring 5 1/2" long, and having 1 1/2" natural bristles, this clothes brush was made by Whiting. The company emblem, model number "4236," and "Pat. 1895" are stamped on the edge of the silver.

The design is a scroll and floral motif that is so close to the company's line pattern "Hyperion" as virtually to be a match. It has a "GOM" script monogram in the reserve area.

It is in very fine condition. The silver is free of dents or pinholes. There is a bit of unevenness on the wrap... Click for details

Gorham C159 Sterling Silver Handle Victorian Bonnet Brush
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2350f   $45.00

Gorham C159 Sterling Silver Handle Victorian Bonnet Brush
click for details
A requisite item for a Victorian lady, this bonnet or hat brush was made by Gorham, whose "lion, anchor, G" emblem is stamped on the handle. Other marks include "Sterling," the model number "C159," and the date emblem for "1898."

It measures 6 1/2" by 3 1/2". The natural bristles themselves are 2 3/4" long.

The design is an opulent floral and scroll motif, featuring both roses and asters or daisies.

It is in very fine condition. The handle is free of dents, splits, or pinholes,... Click for details

J.F. Fradley & Co. Large, Sterling Silver Page Turner
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2323f   $95.00

J.F. Fradley & Co. Large, Sterling Silver Page Turner
click for details
Stamped with the cross emblem of J.F. Fradley & Co., along with the word "Sterling" and the number "1815," this solid silver page turner, aka paper cutter, measures a lengthy 12" and weighs 2.5 T. oz.

It has a flat surface, with slightly beveled edges, and rounded ends that taper from 1 1/4" across at the wide end to 1/2" at the narrow end.

Otherwise plain, it has a flourishing, Art Nouveau style "JA" monogram." The style of this suggests a date circa 1900.

It is in very good... Click for details

Pair Arts & Crafts Rectangular Sterling Napkin Rings
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2319f   $38.00

Pair Arts & Crafts Rectangular Sterling Napkin Rings
click for details
Each of these two, matching, napkin rings forms a three dimensional rectangle. They measure 2 5/16" x 3/4" x 13/16", and weigh just under 1.5 T. oz. the pair.

The clean design and hand hammered surfaces clearly place them in the Arts and Crafts mode.

One of them has a "K.F.B." monogram and the other a "W.P.B." monogram, both in the same block lettering.

These may be individually crafted studio pieces, as opposed to manufactured items. They are unidentified as to maker. One is... Click for details

George III wine funnel, maker TW
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2204   $495.00

George III wine funnel, maker TW
click for details
London 1778, height 4 3/4; diameter 3 1/4 inches, weight 3.67 Troy ounces, a few very minor dents which won't show up in photos but fine overall condition (there's a bit of distress to the tip-- see fourth photo-- greatly enlarged here), monogrammed as shown.

The perfect gift for your wine loving friend, who will appreciate that the muslin ring remains present, when the time comes to decant that special bottle of port...

Auctions click on pictures for all lots
India Trade silver card case,
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2203   $350.00

India Trade silver card case,
click for details
a rare, diminutive example, 3 1/8 X 1 7/8 X just under 1/2 inches, weight 2.3 Troy ounces.

It is an unusual pleasure to find an object which is engraved ("J. Diprose, EsqR / from J.J.G. Bombay") with both a name and a location, to lend it an added sense of history.

This item is superb in both design and execution. Though we always hesitate to say "flawless condition," one would be hard-pressed to find fault. If your collection wants for a representative from Victorian era silver... Click for details

Whiting No. 814 Sterling Handle Grape Shears
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2233f   $85.00

Whiting No. 814 Sterling Handle Grape Shears
click for details
Dating from 1916 according to the code emblem stamped on the inside of one arm, this 6 1/2" long pair of grape shears, aka grape scissors, has unusually shaped handles. They have oval interiors and faceted exteriors, and are embellished with grape clusters and leaves on both front and back sides.

The maker was Whiting, whose lion hallmark appears on the inside of an arm, along with the words "Sterling and Other Metals," and the model number "814." The steel cutting blades are marked... Click for details

Boatswain's whistle by Wood & Hughes
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Gebelein  
5153   $250.00

Boatswain's whistle by Wood & Hughes
click for details
With woven lanyard. Marked incuse W&H STERLING. Length 5-1/2" Weight 9 dwt. No monogram. Overall and mark condition are excellent.

Gorham Repousse Sterling Handle Whisk Broom
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2204f   $45.00

Gorham Repousse Sterling Handle Whisk Broom
click for details
Whisk brooms were perhaps more of a household staple in the past than they are today. A small brush made of broom corn, a stiff, straw-like, sorghum grass, they are rather pedestrian items save for examples such as this which has been fitted with a sterling silver handle.

A large version, this measures 10" long and is 4 1/4" wide at the end of the brush portion. It weighs almost 6.0 T. oz. total, but it is impossible to know what portion of this is silver and what otherwise.

It was... Click for details

Pill box by Arthur Stone
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Gebelein  
5143   $500.00

Pill box by Arthur Stone
click for details
Separate press-on lid, slightly domed. Gold wash inside. Length 2-3/16". Width 1-5/8". Height 13/16". Weight 1.4 troy ounces

Webster Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Engraved "John"
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
2053f   $48.00

Webster Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Engraved
click for details
Oval with a flat bottom, this napkin ring measures 2 3/16" long, stands 1 3/8" at the highest, is 3/4" wide, and weighs just under .7 T. oz.

Made by the Webster Company, it is stamped with the firm "WC and arrow" emblem as well as "Sterling" on the interior.

The applied edges are raised and have lined detailing. The band itself is engraved in a leaf and floral design, with the name "John" inscribed in script in the reserve area.

The condition is excellent. The form is flawless with... Click for details

Tea caddy, strainer on stand, in wood domed chest
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Gebelein  
5132   $540.00

Tea caddy, strainer on stand, in wood domed chest
click for details
Small tea caddy, tea strainer in spouted kettle form, separate stand, chain with ring, in wooden domed chest with decorative bronze strapping. By Simons Brothers, Philadelphia. Height of caddy 2-3/8"; 2-1/4 square (8 sides). Length of chest 5". Height of chest 4-1/2". Weight of silver 4 troy ounces. There is a script monogram DT on the lid of the tea caddy. Overall and mark condition are excellent. The photo isn't good, particularly of the chest but the actual object is quite nice.

miniature sterling candlesticks, William B. Meyer,
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2192   $225.00

miniature sterling candlesticks, William B. Meyer,
click for details
Newark circa 1935, weight 2.21 Troy ounces, excellent condition.

Let's start off the New Year here on BCAS in a small way, with this pair of miniature silver candlesticks.

Though only 2 1/8 inches tall they are nonetheless an accurate and well constructed George III reproduction, with square base (1 1/2 inches) and sunken centers. Dorothy Rainwater described Meyer as "a noted maker of silver miniatures."

Gorham H171 "Wishbone" Sterling Silver Tongs
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Old Friends  
1887f   $40.00

Gorham H171
click for details
Made by Gorham early in the 20th century, this pair of tongs imitates a wishbone. The piece measures 3 1/2" long, has a 1 1/4" spread between the arms, and weighs approximately .6 T. oz.

It is model number "H171," and so marked on one grip, along with the word "Sterling," and the Gorham lion, anchor, G. The finger grip on the arch is engraved with an Old English "A" monogram.

The condition is flawless. There are no bends, nicks, or damage and the finish is appealing. The spring... Click for details

massive Gorham floral engraved napkin ring model 2385
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2188   $225.00

massive Gorham floral engraved napkin ring model 2385
click for details
engraved "R.P.L. Jr.," weight 2.98 Troy ounces, diameter 1 7/8; height 1 3/4 inches, excellent condition, finest quality.

A splendid addition to any table, though it would fit in especially well with Old Maryland, Engraved.

- page: 1 2 3 4 5 6   Next 4  
   
Silver, Sterling, Smalls

Oh look... Skytrackers!
(news, offers and more)


Articles of Interest


Visit TROCADERO
for fine antiques and art.

vintage postcard
"Hollywood Boulevard at Night".
vintage postcard. California, 1940s


 Directory (all items)Silver: Sterling: Smalls (85)  


Cyberattic collectibles and antiques online mall.

aVerVendicompany
enabling vibrant online markets ©2011


Collectibles and Antiques on CYBERATTIC. CYBERATTIC Home Page New listings for sale in the Rafters. Collectable and Antique Storefronts and Catalogs. Join the collectible dealers on Cyberattic.