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Kitts & Werne, Louisville, KY, Large Coin Silver Ice Cream Slice
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Kitts & Werne, Louisville, KY, Large Coin Silver Ice Cream Slice
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Measuring 10 1/8" long overall, and weighing a substantial 3.1 T. oz., this generously scaled ice cream server has a blade that is 5" by 3 1/8" at the widest.

It is stamped "Kitts & Werne," for the prominent Louisville, Kentucky, silver, jewelry, and watch retailer with dates 1864-78.

It has a tipt end handle and scalloped edge blade, all of which are engraved in a period design that includes palmettes and leaf and vegetative elements, along with bright cut detailing. The backside is... Click for details

Charleston, South Carolina Coin Silver Dessert Spoon by James E. Spear
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20161113-01   Sold

Charleston, South Carolina Coin Silver Dessert Spoon by James E. Spear
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Offered is a nice Southern coin silver dessert spoon by prolific Charleston, South Carolina silversmith and jeweler James E. Spear, working circa 1846-71. This piece should date to the 1846-55 period by style. It is marked J.E.SPEAR and has no other marks. This spoon measures about 7 inches in length and weighs about 34 grams. It has a period engraved script owner's monogram. Condition is good overall, with some small dents to the bowl but no splits or repairs. What looks like a repair to... Click for details

Superb Jacksonville, Florida Coin Silver Fish Slice by Calvin D. Oak
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20161108-01   Sold

Superb Jacksonville, Florida Coin Silver Fish Slice by Calvin D. Oak
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Offered is one of the rarest pieces of Southern coin silver I've come across - a Florida coin silver fish slice bearing the mark of Jacksonville jeweler and watchmaker Calvin D. Oak, whose biographical information appears below. This piece measures about 11 7/8 inches in length and weighs about 132 grams. It is finely engraved and decorated, and bears a period engraved "RKO" monogram to the reverse of the handle. The maker's or retailer's mark for Calvin D. Oak is well-struck and clear; the... Click for details

Set of 6 Savannah, GA Basket of Flowers Tablespoons, D B Nichols & Co.
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20161107-01   $695.00

Set of 6 Savannah, GA Basket of Flowers Tablespoons, D B Nichols & Co.
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Offered is a very rare example of Southern coin silver from Savannah, Georgia silversmith, watchmaker and jeweler David B. Nichols (1791 - 1860), operating as D. B. Nichols & Co. from 1820 to about 1830. Mr. Nichols worked alone from 1815 or earlier until 1820, when he took John P. Smith in partnership and formed the firm of D. B. Nichols & Co.

Although Mr. Smith died within two months of the formation of the partnership, Mr. Nichols continued to operate as D. B. Nichols & Co. until... Click for details

Rare New Orleans Silver Coffee Spoon by A. B. Griswold & Co.
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20161029-01   Sold

Rare New Orleans Silver Coffee Spoon by A. B. Griswold & Co.
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Offered is a very good piece from New Orleans, a rare example of a coffee spoon bearing the retailer's mark of A. B. Griswold & Co., and manufactured by Wood & Hughes. This piece would date to the 1865-1880 period, so not technically Southern coin silver, but Southern silver nonetheless. Coffee spoons like this are hard to find; they are small but have a bit larger bowl than a demitasse spoon. This piece measures about 4 3/8 inches in length and weighs a heavy 16 grams. It is engraved with a... Click for details

Rare Washington, DC Coin Silver Spoon Ca. 1820-30 by William Wood
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20161009-01   Sold

Rare Washington, DC Coin Silver Spoon Ca. 1820-30 by William Wood
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Offered is a very good early American coin silver teaspoon by little-known Washington, DC silversmith and watchmaker William Wood. According to his obituary, available at the Congressional Cemetery site, Mr. Wood was born in Kent county Delaware and has lived in this Washington, DC for upwards of 40 years. He died on October 17, 1842, aged 58 or 59. It appears Mr. Wood would have apprenticed in Delaware if he moved to Washington, DC at the age of around 18 or 19. Mr. Wood is buried in the... Click for details

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Southern Coin Silver Spoon - KY Silversmith Samuel Wherritt w/Eagle Mk
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20161008-03   Sold

Southern Coin Silver Spoon - KY Silversmith Samuel Wherritt w/Eagle Mk
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Offered is a very fine example of the work of Kentucky silversmith Samuel Wherritt, whose biographical information appears below. This teaspoon measures about 5 3/4 inches in length and weighs about 18 grams. This piece has a period engraved script monogram and a well-struck, clear maker's mark for Wherritt, along with a lovely eagle hallmark he used on some of his pieces. Condition of this piece is only fair, with a fair amount of denting in the bowl and some ripples in the handle. ... Click for details

Good Southern Coin Silver Teaspoon by Samuel Wherritt of Kentucky
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20161008-02   $45.00

Good Southern Coin Silver Teaspoon by Samuel Wherritt of Kentucky
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Offered is a fine early American coin silver teaspoon by noted Richmond, Kentucky silversmith Samuel Wherritt, whose biography appears below. This teaspoon is graced with a period engraved monogram and a clear, well-struck maker's mark. Condition is not very good due to the extremely dented bowl - perhaps the work of a child with the personality traits of King Kong. However, there appear to be no splits or repairs. This piece measures about 5 7/16 inches in length and weighs about 14 grams. ... Click for details

Southern Silver - Mobile, Alabama Fiddlethread Master Butter Knife
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160922-04   $85.00

Southern Silver - Mobile, Alabama Fiddlethread Master Butter Knife
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Offered is a fine fiddlethread pattern master butter knife bearing the mark of Mobile, AL jeweler and watchmaker Albert J. Leslie, and the manufacturer's mark of Wood & Hughes. This is not technically Southern coin silver as it is marked sterling, but it dates just to the end of the coin silver era, circa 1865-75. This piece measures almost eight inches in length and weighs about 44 grams. It is graced with a good period engraved script monogram and a clear, legible retailer's mark for A. J.... Click for details

Nashville Coin Silver Sugar Spn w/Elephant Mark, Agricultural Society
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160918-02   $120.00

Nashville Coin Silver Sugar Spn w/Elephant Mark, Agricultural Society
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Offered is a rare example of a piece of American coin silver manufactured by Bailey & Co. of Philadelphia, but almost certainly retailed by the short-lived Nashville, TN partnership of John Campbell and George Washington Donigan, working as Campbell & Donigan circa 1853-55. Please click on the picture to see all the pictures of this piece and its marks. Silver bearing the mark of this partnership often has the same elephant pseudo-hallmark, and it appears Bailey & Co. supplied the partnership... Click for details

Good DE or VA Coin Silver Tablespoon by Thomas McConnell Ca. 1810-25
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160807-01   $75.00

Good DE or VA Coin Silver Tablespoon by Thomas McConnell Ca. 1810-25
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Offered is a good early American coin silver table spoon circa 1810-25 by well-known silversmith Thomas McConnell, who worked from about 1797 to 1818 in Wilmington, Delaware (with a brief stint in Baltimore in 1814 or so), and then in Richmond, Virginia from 1818 until his death in 1825. This piece could have been made in either location as McConnell had known production under taxation in both locations, though the majority of his work that has a provenance points to a Delaware origin. This... Click for details

Vermont or Georgia Coin Silver Spoon by Benjamin Lord
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160626-02   $35.00

Vermont or Georgia Coin Silver Spoon by Benjamin Lord
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Offered is a fine early fiddle pattern American coin silver teaspoon bearing the maker's mark B.LORD, for Benjamin Lord, a silversmith who began his career in Rutland, Vermont and moved to Athens, Georgia by 1831. Benjamin died in Athens in 1843. His two sons, Benjamin Buel Lord and Ebenezer Lord, also worked in Athens, and in theory his son Benjamin B. Lord could have marked this spoon. By style, this spoon could date from the 1820s or 1830s, so it is unknown whether or not it was made in... Click for details

Rare Set of 6 Baltimore Coin Silver Dessert Spoons Assay Marked - 1819
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160408-02   $245.00

Rare Set of 6 Baltimore Coin Silver Dessert Spoons Assay Marked - 1819
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Offered is a very fine and rare set of six early American coin silver dessert spoons bearing the maker's mark of Andrew Ellicott Warner, Sr., and fully marked with Baltimore assay marks for the year 1819. It is challenging to find a complete set of dessert spoons this far back, much less a set with Baltimore assay office hallmarks. This substantial set bears clear marks on each spoon, as well as a period script monogram. The spoons average about 7 3/8 inches in length, and they weigh about... Click for details

Set of Three Rare Early Teaspoons by Henry Biershing of Hagerstown MD
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160406-02   $125.00

Set of Three Rare Early Teaspoons by Henry Biershing of Hagerstown MD
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Offered is a lovely set of three early American coin silver teaspoons by watchmaker and silversmith Henry Biershing of Hagerstown, Maryland. Biershing was born about 1789 and was working in Hagerstown between about 1809 and 1843, the year of his death. These spoons measure about 5 3/4 inches in length and weigh about 36 grams altogether. They each have a period engraved block monogram and a clear maker's mark of H:B in a rectangle. They would most likely date to the first ten or fifteen years... Click for details

Rare Southern Coin Silver Decorated Turned Handle Spreader Ca. 1860s
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160312-02   $95.00

Rare Southern Coin Silver Decorated Turned Handle Spreader Ca. 1860s
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Offered is a very good and scarce example of an American coin silver turned handle butter knife or spreader, bearing the maker's or retailer's mark of Augustus Shmedtie of Washington, D.C. This pieces measures about 7 1/8 inches in length and weighs about 30 grams. In addition to the clear, well-struck mark for Shmedtie, it is engraved with decoration to one side of the blade and to the handle, and bears a period script monogram. This knife would most likely date to Shmedtie's early period... Click for details

Good Pair of Baltimore Coin Silver Tablespoons Assay Marked for 1821
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Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160312-01   $85.00

Good Pair of Baltimore Coin Silver Tablespoons Assay Marked for 1821
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Offered is a very nice pair of early American coin silver table spoons by silversmith Nathaniel Munroe, and bearing his maker's mark as well as Baltimore assay marks for the year 1821. Baltimore was the only U.S. locality to institute a formal assay office and system, and pieces bearing these marks are coveted. These include a mark denoting the Arms of the State of Maryland, a mark of a male bust, and the dominical letter for the year. The website for the store Imperial Half Bushel, owned by... Click for details

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