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Bailey Banks & Biddle Bright Cut Sterling Silver Bouillon Ladle
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4137f   $110.00


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Measuring 8" long and weighing approximately 2.5 T. oz., this ladle is larger than a gravy and is likely for bouillon. It has a large, plum-shaped, 2 1/2" diameter, 1" deep, bowl with a central vee, flange shoulders, and a matte gold finish on the interior.

The arched handle is an "Old English" pattern with a "Reverse Tipt" end. The front has a satin finish and is extensively engraved in a floral (anemone) and leaf design.

The engraving extends onto the flange of the bowl, and into the... Click for details

Davis & Galt Aesthetic Floral & Scroll Sterling Silver Sugar Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4136f   $36.00


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A Philadelphia firm, Davis & Galt was a short-lived operation that produced a number of unnamed patterns.

The design on this 6" long, .9 T. oz., sugar spoon marked with the company's "fleur-de-lis" symbol, "Sterling," and "Pat. Jul 17. 1888," was likely the first of its designs, given 1888 was the year the "fleur-de-lis" hallmark was trademarked.

The pattern is comprised of a spray of flower blossoms set on a leafy swirl that resembles a cornucopia.

The design reflects an Aesthetic... Click for details

Robert Stebbings, London 1901, 6 "Kings" Sterling Silver Place Spoons
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4135f   $275.00


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Matching items, these six spoons all measure 7 1/8" long, weigh a very heavy 12.9 T. oz. the group, and are hallmarked for London, sterling silver, 1901-02, and maker Robert Stebbings (RS in an oval).

Place pieces, they are dessert or oval soup spoons.

The pattern is a traditional English "Kings" with a concave shell end front and convex shell back on the down-turned handle, a honeysuckle mid handle, and a shell on the heel reverse.

Very well crafted and never monogrammed, they are in... Click for details

Reed & Barton "Intaglio" Peony Sterling Silver Master Butter Knife
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4134f   $60.00


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A weighty piece, this 7 1/4" long. 1.4 T. oz., master butter knife was made by Reed & Barton whose "eagle R lion" emblem and the word "Sterling" appear on the handle backside.

The pattern is "Intaglio," which is one of several dramatic Art Nouveau patterns that the company issued in the first decade of the 20th century.

It is a multi-motif floral design that, apropos of the name, is carved into the surface as well as raised up, all contributing to an overall sculptural quality.... Click for details

Taylor & Perry 1833 "Grape" Sterling Silver Knife, Fork, Spoon
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4133f   $115.00


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This group of three pieces comprise a matched set, for either youth or traveling.

Sterling silver, they were made in Birmingham, England in 1833-34 by the firm of Taylor & Perry. The spoon is stamped with five identifying hallmarks, with the fork and knife having confirming partial marks.

The pattern is a robust grape leaf and fruit cluster that appears on the front and backsides of all three pieces. The spoon also has an elaborate, raised shell, motif on the heel reverse.

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Knowles & Ladd "Queen" (Strawberry) Sterling Silver Preserve Spoon
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4132f   On Hold


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This 7 1/4" long, approximately 1.1 T. oz., preserve or jelly spoon is marked "Sterling" and "A. Stowell" (rubbed) for the Boston retail jeweler.

The pattern is "Queen," which is one of the earliest designs produced by Knowles & Ladd, later J.B. & S.M. Knowles.

The design is actually a strawberry motif that portrays three hanging fruit and a leaf cluster set on a handle that is essentially an enhanced "Cottage" pattern.

The plum-shaped bowl is relatively large, 2 3/4 by 1 7/8" at the... Click for details

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A.B. Griswold, New Orleans, Wood & Hughes "Daisy" Sterling Berry Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4130f   $225.00


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"Daisy," aka "Daisy No. 7," issued in 1880 according to most references, is singular in Wood & Hughes line-up of patterns.

The straight forward, naturalistic representation of the subject is more immediately apprehendable than many of the company's other more exotic patterns.

This example is an 8 3/4" long, 2.4 T. oz., berry or other serving spoon.

The generously sized bowl has an embossed leaf in the heel and raised pellets on the shoulders.

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Mid 19th Century S. Kirk & Son Chased 11 oz. Silver Place Fork
Silver : Coin Silver : Southern

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4128f   $60.00


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This 6 7/8" long, heavy at approximately 1.6 T. oz., fork is an unusual piece made by Samuel Kirk, stamped "SK & Son 11 oz.," which mark dates 1846-61 according to Dorothy Rainwater in Encyclopedia of American Silver Manufacturers.

The 11 oz. standard (.917) is one of the peculiar-to-Baltimore assay marks that is lower than sterling silver (.925) and higher than coin (.900).

A singular pattern, this has a thick, shaped, handle with a surface chased in a "wild rose blossom and leaf"... Click for details

International Disney "Minnie Mouse" Sterling Silver Baby Fork & Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4127f   On Hold


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Companion items, this pair consists of a 3 3/4" long, .7 T. oz., spoon and 3 5/8" long, just over .6 T. oz., fork.

They are baby feeding items and each has an open work handle that portrays the Ub Iwerks and Walt Disney character "Minnie Mouse."

Made by International Silver, the company name appears on the backside, along with its Simpson, Hall, Miller division "helmet over shield" emblem and the word "Sterling."

In choice estate condition, the pair show no visible wear, dents, bends,... Click for details

Watson "Cherub" Figural Sterling Silver Cream Ladle
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4126f   $80.00


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"Cherub" by Watson, Newell & Co. takes its name from the winged figure that appears at the tip of the extensively embellished handle. Employing acanthus leaf detailing, and with an irregularly shaped margin, the design reflects rococo sensibilities.

The figure is portrayed in two versions through the pattern line, one with upward facing, and one with downward facing, wings.

This 5 1/4" long, .9 T. oz., cream ladle shows a high relief image with upturned wings.

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W&K Knight, London 1813, Large Sterling Silver Crested Serving Tongs
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4125f   $325.00


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An unusual form, this 8 3/4" long, 4.3 T. oz., pair of possibly salad, English silver tongs have large, matching, spoon bowl, 3 3/16" long by 1 11/16" wide, reticulated grips.

They are fully and clearly stamped for "sterling," "1813-14," with a "bust" duty mark, and "WK/SK," for William Knight II and Samuel Knight, London, presumed brothers according to Grimwade in London Goldsmiths.

They are a fiddle pattern with chamfered edges and a 3/4" wide arch which is engraved with a... Click for details

Kerr Children's Tale Sterling Silver Youth Fork & Spoon
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4124f   On Hold


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This 6 5/8" long, 1.2 T. oz., spoon, and 6 1/2" long, .9 T. oz., fork are companion pieces, both marked "Sterling" and with the William B. Kerr "mace" maker's symbol, model "1520" on the spoon and model "1480" on the fork, which also includes Whiting's "lion" mark.

Whiting likely supplied the blanks and Kerr executed the finishing work on these.

The handle fronts are acid etched in images that portray children's tale figures.

The spoon shows a cat or kitten in a billowy dress and... Click for details

Georgian Style Sterling Silver Scotch and Bourbon Decanter Tags
Silver : Sterling : Smalls

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4123f   $24.00


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Twentieth century American in origin, each of these two matching bottle tags on a chain is marked "Sterling" and model number "354."

Slightly rounded, they measure 2 1/2" by 1 1/2", weigh just over .4 T. oz. per item, and have English Georgian style shell and acanthus leaf detailing.

One is engraved "Scotch" and the other "Bourbon," and both are in the same flawless condition and have warm finishes.

Wendt "Ribbon" Very Fine Sterling Silver Macaroni Server
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"Ribbon" by John Wendt, New York City, is a Moorish cum Egyptian Revival pattern dating from 1870.

The handle is square-shouldered with a knob top and shows an overall repeating, fine, leaf-like pattern.

There is a raised oval disk near at the top, which in this instance is engraved with an Old English lettering "F.H." monogram.

The lower section of the handle incorporates a round amulet-like detail, which is the element that notably evokes Egyptian Revival design.

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Shiebler "Corinthian" Sterling Silver Shell Bowl Small Berry Spoon
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4119f   $55.00


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A pattern that originated with John Polhamus, New York City, in the mid 19th century, it was continued in production by George Shiebler, as confirmed by the Shiebler "winged S" emblem imprinted on this, along with "Sterling" and "Pat."

The Greek Revival die struck pattern features an anthemion end with flanking rosettes and palmettos, joined to a tubular stem.

This example is 7 3/4" long, just under 1.4 T. oz., small berry or other serving spoon with a generously-size, elongated, shell... Click for details

Frank Smith "Tulipan" Art Deco Solid Sterling Silver Tomato Server
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4118f   $85.00


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Issued in 1933, Frank Smith's "Tulipan" is an intriguing, highly stylized, pattern that features a raised tulip flower, leaf, and stem presented in an Art Deco manner, all set on a "Pointed Antique" handle.

Furthermore, the satin smooth surface, directness of design, and precise detailing reflect Arts & Crafts qualities such as embodied by fellow Gardner, Massachusetts silversmith Arthur Stone.

Indeed the "Sterling" mark on this, with a broad line across the "T," and the font itself, shown... Click for details

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