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Old International "Frontenac" Sterling Bouillon Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1828f   $26.00

Old International
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This 5" long, .7 T. oz. bouillon spoon is an early example of "Frontenac," marked with the Simpson, Hall, Miller division of International helmet over shield, "Pat'd," and "Sterling."

It is in very fine condition. The detail remains very well-defined. The stamens show clearly as do the pollen flecks on the petals. Other design elements remain equally sharp. The upturned handle has a flowing script, Art Nouveau style "VSM" monogram.

The bowl remains round and free of dings, dents, or... Click for details

Georg Jensen pedestal bowl #180D
Silver : Sterling : Hollowware

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2185   Sold

Georg Jensen pedestal bowl #180D
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height 3 1/8; top diameter 5 inches, weight 6.14 Troy ounces, no monogram, excellent condition.

Similar in design and construction to its larger cousin known as the "Louvre Bowl," (see Drucker, p. 188) because it is in the permanent collection of that institution.

Chinese pair of stuffing spoons, Cutshing, 2 qtr 19th C
Silver : China Trade

Gebelein  
5099   $1,800.00

Chinese pair of stuffing spoons, Cutshing, 2 qtr 19th C
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Fiddle thread and shell (3 shells - both sides of handle, and shell on heel). Length, one 11-3/4", the other 11-1/2". Weight 5-3/8 troy ounces each. The monogram is the faint (typical for antique Chinese silver) crest of a bird facing left. Overall and mark condition are excellent.

Massive International "Cleone" Sterling Serving Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1825f   $375.00

Massive International
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The Simpson, Hall, Miller division of International silver was responsible for some of the most successful Art Nouveau patterns of the parent company. The best known was "Frontenac." Turn of the 20th century "Cleone" may be the most innovative and dramatic. Examples of it are rare.

It is representational, employing Art Nouveau floral elements and a single figure. The design elements are opulently portrayed, and tumble into the bowl. It features a bearded male image set amid an array of... Click for details

Sugar tongs by J&WL Ward, Phila, circa 1840's
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

Gebelein  
5098   $95.00

Sugar tongs by J&WL Ward, Phila, circa 1840's
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Fiddle, chicken claws, good tension. Length 6-7/8" Weight just under 2 troy ounces. The monogram is a script AW at the bow. Overall and mark condition are excellent.

Pair of tablespoons marked B&J, style of 1790's
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

Gebelein  
5097   $185.00

Pair of tablespoons marked B&J, style of 1790's
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Downturned handles, rounded end, no drop, not tipt. Is this Boyce&Jones(1825-1829)?. The mark on these spoons is not the same as the Boyce&Jones mark shown in Robert Alan Green. Length 9-1/4". Weight 2.2 troy ounces each. The monogram is a script W. Overall and mark condition are excellent.

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12 Dessert spoons by Jos.Richardson,Jr., c.1790's
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

Gebelein  
5096   $1,800.00

12 Dessert spoons by Jos.Richardson,Jr., c.1790's
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Bright cut, drop, tipt on back. Each spoon marked twice. Length 7". Weight a little over 1 troy ounce each. The monogram is a script P in a reserve. Overall and mark condition are excellent.

Pair of tablespoons by Van Voorhis, NY, c.1790's
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

Gebelein  
5094   $500.00

Pair of tablespoons by Van Voorhis, NY, c.1790's
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Marked twice D.V.VOORHIS in a rectangle, plus an eagle with a shield on its chest, in a diamond cartouche. Bright cut, modeled drop, tipt on back. Length 9". Weight just over 2 troy oz. each. Lengthwise script monogram LAC in a reserve. Overall condition is excellent. Mark condition is very good (one spoon has the mark rubbed at one end, the other spoon with mark rubbed at the other end).

Wood & Hughes "RADIANT" mustard ladle
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2184   $40.00

Wood & Hughes
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length 5 1/8 inches, weight .47 oz. Troy, monogrammed "M.F.W.", fine condition with traces of original gilding on bowl and along handle.

One of these days, a more scholarly colleague will reveal the true name of this pattern...

Hamilton & Diesinger Sterling Long Strawberry Fork
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1819f   $42.00

Hamilton & Diesinger Sterling Long Strawberry Fork
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Perhaps unique in the realm of strawberry forks, this 6 1/2", relatively heavy at nearly .6 T. oz., piece by Hamilton & Diesinger has a significantly and visibly longer handle than what this form usually has.

The pattern is without an identified name. A dense floral, damask like design, featuring a dogwood or wild rose blossom against a scroll background, it is similar to Wood & Hughes "Louvre," Knowles "Rose" and "Aeolian," and Durgin "Scroll" among others, and likely dates from the same... Click for details

Gorham Hollow Handle Sterling Silver Pie Server
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1818f   $265.00

Gorham Hollow Handle Sterling Silver Pie Server
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One of at least three, kindred, hollow handled patterns that Gorham produced in a limited number of serving pieces, this design is unnamed. A similar square or diamond design goes by the name "Hindoo."

This 9 1/2" long, just over 3.0 T. oz., pie server is a show piece. It is all sterling silver, with as mentioned, a flattened oval shaped, hollow handle. This is joined to a narrow, solid shank, while the large blade is thick and has sculpted shoulders that have a double banded reinforcing... Click for details

Dominick & Haff "Renaissance" Sterling Jelly Trowel
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1815f   $135.00

Dominick & Haff
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Made in two versions, one pierced and one not, this example of Dominick & Haff's figural "Renaissance," is the former and less common of the two. This variant seems to have been retailed only by Boston's Bigelow, Kennard & Co., as this and other examples are so identified. Other marks include the D&H emblem, "Sterling," and "Pat-d. 94."

The form is a 7 11/16" long jelly trowel. Consistent with the line, it is heavy, weighing approximately 2.0 T. oz. It has a tapered, flat blade with... Click for details

Wendt "Moresque" Sterling Silver Berry Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1809f   $245.00

Wendt
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Seldom found, John Wendt's "Moresque" is the nameplate pattern for the "Persian Revival," or "Moorish," style that was popular in the United States in the 1870's. Some other contemporaneous examples of this motif include Tiffany's and Whiting's "Persian," and Gorham's "Hindostanee."

"Moresque" examples present with slight variations from piece to piece. These variations include the utilization of a plain disc on the handle, set on the front or backside, or on both sides, as is the case... Click for details

London 1841 W.E. "Prince Albert" Sterling Mustard Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1807f   $45.00

London 1841 W.E.
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Marked with a lion, the English symbol for sterling silver, an Old English date letter "f" for 1841, and the city symbol for London, and the queen's head duty mark, this mustard spoon measures 4 13/16" long and weighs a relatively heavy .9 T. oz. The maker's stamp is poorly struck but is clear enough to ascribe to William Eaton.

The pattern is "Prince Albert," an English design that found its way into the realm of American silver, with New York's Michael Gibney one name identified with it. ... Click for details

Westervelt MEDALLION teaspoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Bruce Cherner Antique Silver  
2180   $25.00

Westervelt MEDALLION teaspoon
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length six inches, weight 1.00 Troy ounces, no monogram, excellent condition, retailed by Wendell & Roberts.

Silver scholar and author D. Albert Soeffing describes this portrait as "a rather plain woman," and though it lacks the sophistication of some Medallions, there is a certain undeniable charm to her face. A great entry level item for the budding silver collector, should such a creature still exist...

P. Weekes Dublin 1846 Rattail Sterling Silver Teaspoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
1801f   $24.00

P. Weekes Dublin 1846 Rattail Sterling Silver Teaspoon
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Measuring 5 7/8" long and weighing .7 T. oz., this teaspoon is fully marked for sterling silver, Dublin, Ireland, and 1846. The maker's mark is "P.W," designating Phillip Weekes.

It has a down turned, reverse tipt end, and a rattail drop on the reverse of the bowl. The front is monogrammed "EH" in a feathered script.

The condition is very good. The monogram shows slight softening from polishing. The overall finish is finely patinated. The bowl is well-shaped and free of tip wear,... Click for details

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