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Black Starr & Frost "Narcissus" Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4253f   $165.00


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This 7 7/8" long, approximately 2.3 T. oz., berry or other serving spoon is of singular design and crafting.

Stamped "Black Starr & Frost" for the New York City retailer which used this particular mark 1874-1908, but is without a manufacturer's identification, the pattern is a "Narcissus" offered in an Art Nouveau style, dating it circa 1900.

The pattern which appears on the "Old English," tipt backside, handle front and bowl interior appears to be hand chased. It shows a textured,... Click for details

Nice Coin Silver Spoon Retailed by E. P. Burt, Circa 1850, Oswego, NY
Silver : Coin Silver

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20200608-02   $19.50


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Offered is a nice American coin silver teaspoon bearing manufacturing marks of Hotchkiss & Schreuder, and a retailer's mark of E. P. Burt - perhaps a descendant of the famous Burt family of silversmiths, perhaps not. An Erastus Park Burt (b. 1816) worked as a jeweler and dry goods store owner in Oswego, NY in the 1850s and 60s - this is probably the E. P. Burt who marked this spoon. Mr. Burt was also the city treasurer of the city of Oswego six separate times in the 1850s and 1860s. ... Click for details

Tuttle "Hannah Hull" Sterling Silver Sugar Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4251f   $46.00


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Reflecting his interest in colonial and early English design, Boston silversmith Timothy Tuttle named this rounded end, tipt back handle, pattern "Hannah Hull" after the wife of Samuel Sewell whose name is interwoven with the Salem witch trials.

This 5 3/4" long, relatively heavy at 1.2 T. oz., sugar spoon evidences the Arts & Crafts sensibilities which also informed Tuttle's work.

The overall finish is smooth and even, with a soft-to-the-touch feel.

The rounded end bowl is deeply... Click for details

Gorham "Paris" Large Sterling Silver Master Butter Knife
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4250f   This item is currently being auctioned


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The pattern, "Paris" by Gorham, on this lengthy at 7 7/8" long and substantial weight at 1.7 T. oz., master butter knife was issued at the turn of the 20th century and reflects the Beaux Arts design sensibilities of the time.

Intricate and detailed, the pattern is set in relief and incorporates putti, a seated woman, and leaf and fruit accents on both sides of the handle and the backside heel of the curved blade with a scalloped upper edge.

There is a script "A.T.A." monogram engraved on... Click for details

Gorham "Hizen" Japonesque No. 410 Sterling Silver Tea Caddy Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4249f   On Hold


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No pattern is more emblematic of the Aesthetic mode in silver design than is Gorham's "Hizen," which is the pattern on this 3 5/8" long, just under .5 T. oz., tea caddy spoon.

Issued in 1880, the line employs all manner of (largely nautical) naturalistic themes, with this piece featuring a single fish set against a background of stylized swirls that resemble waves.

The cast (rather than die struck) handle is attached to a round bowl with a central groove and slightly pointed tip.

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Robert Rutland, London, Georgian Plain Sterling Silver Tongs
Silver : Sterling

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4248f   $38.00


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Measuring 5 3/4" long and weighing approximately 1.3 T. oz., this pair of tongs is hallmarked "RR" for maker Robert Rutland, along with a "leopard" for a London assay, a "lion" for sterling, an "h" for 1823-24, and a "bust" duty mark.

Well-crafted, they have plain, tapered, arms with beveled edges and spoon grips.

The band is 3/4" wide at the arch, and has slight points on either side of the midpoint of the curve.

Never monogrammed, these are in choice condition. They are without... Click for details

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Gorham "Bust" Solid Coin Silver Tea or Dessert Knife
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

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4247f   $325.00


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A rare form in a rare pattern, this 8 1/8" long, weighty at 2.1 t. oz., coin silver tea, dessert, or breakfast knife was made by Gorham whose "lion, anchor, G" hallmark is stamped on the backside of the blunt end blade, which is also engraved with an Old English "S" monogram on the front.

The pattern is "Bust," dating circa 1860.

The line features a solid, cast, three dimensional, male or female head (hence "Bust") resting on a scrolled pedestal base.

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John Cox & Co. NYC Mid 19th Century Large Coin Silver Teaspoon x 3
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

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4246f   $16.00


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Oversized at 6 1/4" long, and weighing just under .7 T. oz., this coin silver teaspoon is stamped "John Cox & Co." for the New York City silversmith and retailer with a history tracing to 1817, although this particular mark dates to the 1850s.

It has an down turned, fiddle handle with a rounded end and plain back.

There is a very fancy, feathered script, "RMM" monogram engraved sideways on the handle front.

The shoulders off the bowl are high, softly curved and chamfered, while the... Click for details

Mt. Vernon "George Washington" Sterling Silver Sardine Fork
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4245dd   This item is currently being auctioned


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Introduced in 1909 by H.H. Curtis, "George Washington" eventually became a line pattern within the larger Mt. Vernon Company.

This 5 5/8" long, .8 T. oz., sardine fork is an early example, bearing the "animal head" emblem of H.H. Curtis, along with "Sterling," and "Pat.Dec.29.03."

The fiddle shaped handle has a double thread border, square shoulders, and a stylized shell and scroll detail at the tip.

This piece is engraved with a leaf script "K" monogram.

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Southern Coin Silver Salt Spoon by Samuel Lewis of Washington, DC
Silver : Coin Silver : Southern

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20200602-04   $24.00


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Offered is a nice American coin silver salt spoon bearing the legible mark of Samuel Lewis, jeweler of Washington, DC (fl. 1850-80). This piece does not have a monogram and there is no obvious sign of erasure. This spoon measures about 3 1/2 inches in length and weighs about 9 grams. Condition overall is very good, with modest wear from normal use, and no dents, splits or repairs. Please review all of the photos. All in all a good Washington, DC coin silver master salt spoon!

Fine Pair of Transitional Fiddle Teaspoons by Phillip Garrett of Phila
Silver : Coin Silver

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20200602-02   $45.00


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Offered is a lovely pair of early American fiddle pattern coin silver teaspoons, by noted Philadelphia silversmith Phillip Garrett (1780-1851), who was working in Philadelphia from about 1801 through at least 1835. By style, these late transitional fiddle style teaspoons should date to about the 1810-20 range, give or take a few years. Each spoon has a good clear maker's mark and each has a period engraved script monogram. These spoons measure about 5 7/8 inches in length and the pair weighs... Click for details

Reading, PA Coin Silver Spoon w/Rare Mark of Thomas A. Willson
Silver : Coin Silver

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20200602-01   $27.50


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Offered is a very nice American coin silver teaspoon bearing the mark of Reading, Pennsylvania jeweler Thomas A. Willson, in business in that town at least by 1864 and the firm (T. A. Willson & Co.) continuing at least until 1920. This piece has a clear maker's or more likely retailer's mark for Willson as well as a city mark for Reading. It also features a good period engraved script "EJM" monogram. This piece measures about 5 3/4 inches in length and weighs about 17 grams. Condition is... Click for details

Reed & Barton "La Parisienne" Sterling Silver Preserve Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4244f   $115.00


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Issued by Reed & Barton in the early 20th century, "LaParisienne" stands alongside the company's "Love Disarmed," "Les Six Fleurs," and "Les Cinq Fleurs," as among some of the most striking Art Nouveau designs produced by American silver manufacturers of the period.

A multi-motif floral pattern, this example, a 7 1/2" long, relatively heavy 1.9 T. oz., preserve spoon, features pond or water lilies set in high relief, with a full blossom, buds and leaves on the handle front and trailing leaves... Click for details

Gorham "Josephine" Platt & Bro., NYC, Coin Silver Pie Server
Silver : Coin Silver : Serving Pieces

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4243f   On Hold


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An early example of Gorham's "Josephine" pattern, this 9 1/4" long, approximately 2.3 T. oz., pie server is marked "Coin," "Patent 1855," and "Platt & Bro. N.Y," for the New York City retailer with dates 1836-62.

"Josephine" features an acanthus leaf set on the end of a "Thread and Scroll" handle, with an expanded leaf on the backside heel of the blade.

This has a "JRC" script monogram engraved sideways on the handle front.

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Bright Cut Twist Handle with Claw Grips Sterling Silver Tongs
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

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4242f   $42.00


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This pair of 4 5/8" long, approximately .8 T. oz., Victorian, tongs are particularly decorative. They may have been intended for sugar or olives.

The upper portion of the arms are broad, have angular shoulders, and are bright cut engraved in an Aesthetic style blossom and leaf design. The arch has wriggle work engraving on the borders and is inscribed with a flowing "EMF" monogram.

The lower half of the arms are twisted and end in a ball or sphere at the join with the detailed, claw form,... Click for details

Thomas Sargeant, Springfield MA, c. 1800 Coin Silver Teaspoons
Silver : Coin Silver : 18th and Early 19th Century

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4241f   $45.00


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Matching, each of these two spoons measures 5 1/8" long. They weigh approximately .7 T. oz. combined.

They are stamped "T. Sargeant" for Thomas, 1773-1834, who worked in Springfield, Massachusetts, 1795-1821. He took over the business of Jacob Sargeant, either Thomas's father or brother, when he moved to Hartford, Connecticut in 1795 (Flynt and Fales The Heritage Foundation Collection of Silver).

Slender and fiddle shaped, these have rounded and slightly down turned handles with... Click for details

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