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Good Missouri Spoon Marked "R.BEAUVAIS ST.LOUIS" in a Single Punch
Silver : Coin Silver

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20190828-03   $27.50


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Offered is a lovely St. Louis coin silver spoon marked by noted jeweler Rene Beauvais, who florished in the 1840s. Beauvais' silver appears from time to time, but this is the first example I've see of his integrated name and town mark. The maker's mark is well struck. There is no engraving and no obvious sign of erasure. This spoon measures about 6 1/8 inches in length and weighs about 15 grams. Condition is fair to good, with some minor dings and ripples, but no splits or repairs. Please... Click for details

Rare Pair of Hannibal, Missouri Coin Silver Spoons by George Mitchell
Silver : Coin Silver

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20190828-01   $67.50


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Offered is a very rare pair of Missouri coin silver spoons from Hannibal jeweler George Mitchell, whose biographical information appears below. These spoons are well marked with a mark of COIN, a mark of G.MITCHELL, and a mark of HANIBAL (the town's name was spelled "Hannibal" even during Mitchell's time there, so this mark was cut incorrectly by the die maker). Missouri silver sometimes includes a town mark, but Hannibal (hometown of Mark Twain) seems to be more rare than most as a mark. ... Click for details

Frederick Marquand coin silver dessert spoon, Fiddle Shell
Silver : Coin Silver : Southern

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2403   $75.00


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with shell drop, bearing the marks traditionally associated with his time in Savannah, GA, length seven inches, weight 1.21 oz Troy, excellent condition, monogrammed as shown in third enlargement.

Extensive studies have shown that if you eat your fruit and yogurt each morning with a silver spoon, you'll live to be one hundred!

Gorham "Palm" Engraved Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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3969f   $38.00


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Introduced in 1871, "Palm" was an early design among Gorham's line patterns.

It features a raised palm frond on a pointed end handle, and in the instance of this pair of 5 1/8" long, .9 T. oz., sugar tongs, has bright cut and wriggle work embellishment.

The grips are talon form, while the arch is engraved with a "EPG" monogram in Old English lettering.

In choice estate condition, these show no wear or damage, and have a warm, even, finish.

Marks are Gorham's "lion, anchor, G"... Click for details

Whiting "Berry" Sterling Silver Bon Bon or Nut Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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3968f   $65.00


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A late 19th century line, Whiting's "Berry" incorporated a variety of fruits assigned to different pieces.

This example is a 5" long, just over .8 T. oz., nut spoon or bon bon server showing partridge berries, along with the leaves and stems of the plant.

The cupped bowl is round, 2 3/8" in diameter, has scalloped edges, and is engraved in the center with a large, script leaf "C" monogram.

The backside of the piece is plain, save for Whiting's "lion" logo and the word "Sterling."

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Crosby & Morse, Boston, Bright Cut Sterling Silver Hot Cake Lifter
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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3967f   $165.00


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Dating from the 1860s, this 8 1/8" long, approximately 2.2 T. oz., hotcake or buckwheat cake server was retailed by Boston's "Crosby & Morse" whose name and "925" in an oval (for sterling) appear on the backside.

The rounded end handle has a tipt backside and is diamond cut on the front.

It also has an exceptionally handsome, engraved, period "CP" monogram.

The round, flat, blade has scalloped edges, a pointed tip, and is also inscribed in a leaf, flower and scroll design.

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Decorated Dognose Spoon Ca.1700-20, Scandinavian, Dutch or Colonial
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : 18th Century

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20190825-01   $120.00


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Offered is a lovely and very early European or colonial (e.g., Dutch New York) silver dognose tablespoon circa 1700-20, or perhaps a few years earlier or later. This piece measures about 7 7/8 inches in length and weighs about 30 grams. It is prick-engraved with a period set of owner's initials, and is marked with a poorly struck or rubbed mark on the handle near the bowl. Please scroll through the pics. There appears to be only the single mark, pointing to a potential colonial origin,... Click for details

J.S, Dublin 1860, Double Head Eagle Crested Sterling Silver Teaspoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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3964f   $42.00


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This teaspoon is one of three matching items that all measure 6" long and weigh just above 1.0 T. oz.

Marked for sterling, Dublin, and 1860, the maker's stamp is "J.S," which could be for John Smith or one of several unidentified Irish silversmiths of the period.

The handle is "Fiddle" shaped with a "Tipt" backside and exposed drop on the bowl.

The front is engraved with a dramatic looking, two headed eagle with raised wings.

In very clean condition, this is free of polishing wear... Click for details

Wallace "Atalanta" Solid Sterling Silver Fish Slice
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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3963f   $115.00


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Introduced in 1895, Wallace's "Atalanta" line pattern demonstrates the elegance that can be embodied in simple design.

It features a rounded end handle with something of a feathered fan motif separated from the plain central area by a beaded margin.

The backside of this 11" long, just under 2.7 T. oz., fish slice repeats the design on the front, save it is engraved with an Old English style "P" monogram and the date "1898" in cursive.

The blade is sweeping in form, with a double cupped... Click for details

six massive Victorian sterling dinner forks, Jas. & Josiah Williams,
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2402   $450.00


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Exeter (1861), length 8 1/4 inches, total Troy weight 14.74 ounces, no monogram, excellent condition.

If you like a big, heavy weapon with which to attack your steak (or red beans and rice, for our vegan friends) then look no further, here it is.

International "Stratford" (Carnation) Sterling Silver Cold Meat Fork
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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3960f   $54.00


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A lengthy at 8 1/2", and weighty at 2.4 T. oz., piece, this fork dates to the early 20th century.

The pattern is "Stratford," which is an Art Nouveau floral design made by International, whose Simpson, Hall, Miller division "helmet over shield" emblem, "Pat.," and "Sterling" appear on the backside.

The floral portraiture is carnation, bundles of which are arrayed on both sides of the handle, abundantly so in the cup and shoulders of the serving end front and modestly so on the heel... Click for details

6 Alvin BRIDAL ROSE gumbo soup spoons
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2401   $425.00


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length 6 7/8 inches, monogram "F", excellent condition, weight 9 oz. Troy, marked with Alvin trademark; "Sterling" and "Patent".

These are find, old pieces with excellent detail and die depth.

Watson "Pond Lily" Fort Sumter, Charleston SC Sterling Souvenir Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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3953f   $46.00


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Five o'clock coffee size at 5 3/8" long and weighing .5 T. oz., this spoon was made by Watson, whose Mechanics Silver division "Pennant" emblem and the word "Sterling" appear on the backside.

The pattern is "Pond Lily," which is a high relief, Art Nouveau design executed with the kind of detail, fidelity to form, and artistic expression which set Watson apart.

The bowl shows a die cut representation of "Fort Sumter" in "Charleston, SC," and so identified. The rendering is precise and... Click for details

Whiting "Italian" Sterling Silver Sugar Sifter
Silver : Sterling

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3952f   $48.00


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An 1880 design, Whiting's "Italian" was issued as a primary pattern, and in several variants which were the same as the basic pattern, but had additional engraving.

This 5 1/2" long, 1.1 T. oz., sugar sifter is in the basic pattern, which has a pointed end with a convex area on each side of the arched handle. Other detail includes a lacy leaf design that is accented by what appears to be a tied ribbon or bow.

This piece has a relatively deep, round, scallop-shaped, pierced bowl with a gray... Click for details

Large Gorham 1883 Sterling Silver Water Pitcher with Provenance
Silver : Sterling : Hollowware

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3951f   $635.00


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Model number "985," solid sterling silver, and made by Gorham Manufacturing Company, all of which is documented by the marks on the underside along with a date letter for 1883, this stands 7 1/2" tall, weighs 26.0 T. oz., and has a capacity of 4 1/2 pints. (See enlargement 3 for a facsimile of the 1882 Gorham catalogue entry).

The body is bulbous and is capped by a tall, sleeve like neck. There is a 1/2" band with something of a woven pattern where these two sections join. Apart from this... Click for details

Whiting "Ivory Pattern" No. 2888 Sterling Silver Cream Ladle, Mint
Silver : Sterling

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3950f   NFS


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Patented in 1891 by renowned designer Charles Osborne while employed by Whiting Manufacturing Company, "Ivory" may be the most impressive line of flatware offered by that company.

Always esteemed by collectors, its "fate" has become clouded by current regulations concerning the material.

This example, a 5 3/4" long, .8 T. oz., cream ladle is presented here largely to exhibit the pattern and show its merits.

Model number "2888," this has a deep, double spout, bowl, that along with all... Click for details

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