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Late 18th Century New Jersey Coin Silver Spoon by Nathaniel Coleman
Silver : Coin Silver : 18th and Early 19th Century

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160723-05   Sold

Late 18th Century New Jersey Coin Silver Spoon by Nathaniel Coleman
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Offered is a good early American coin silver teaspoon by Burlington, NJ silversmith Nathaniel Coleman, circa 1790-1805. Coleman worked in Burlington from about 1790 to about 1835. Although the maker's mark is partly rubbed on this spoon, the part that is visible matches one of Nathaniel Coleman's known marks. This spoon is also engraved with an 1804 date, probably done later to commemorate an event like a wedding or birth. The front of the spoon bears a period engraved monogram. This piece... Click for details

Rare Farmville, VA Southern Coin Silver Master Salt Spoon by Wiltse
Silver : Coin Silver : Southern

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160723-04   Sold

Rare Farmville, VA Southern Coin Silver Master Salt Spoon by Wiltse
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Offered is a fine and scarce rural Virginia coin silver master salt spoon bearing the maker's mark E.WILTSE for either Edmund Wiltse (working in Farmville, VA circa 1826-48) or his son Edward (working in Farmville circa 1847-99). I suspect this to be the work of the father, as this spoon has no manufacturer's marks (most of the later pieces do) and by style probably dates to the 1835-45 timeframe. However, there is no way to be sure. This piece measures about 3 3/4 inches in length and weighs... Click for details

Coin Silver Master Salt Spoon by Thomas Richards, Circa 1805-15
Silver : Coin Silver

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160723-03   $17.50

Coin Silver Master Salt Spoon by Thomas Richards, Circa 1805-15
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Offered is a fine American coin silver master salt spoon by New York City silversmith Thomas Richards, working between about 1790 (apprenticeship) to about 1830. This piece bears Richards' maker's mark as well as a period engraved script monogram. This piece measures about 4 inches in length and weighs about 8 grams. Condition is very good, with no major dings or dents and no splits or repairs. All in all a fine earlier example of an American coin silver salt spoon!

Pre-Revolutionary Coin Silver Teaspoon Circa 1760-75 With Shell Heel
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : 18th Century

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160723-02   Sold

Pre-Revolutionary Coin Silver Teaspoon Circa 1760-75 With Shell Heel
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Offered is a good little example of pre-Revolutionary American coin silver, in the form of a shell-back teaspoon circa 1760-75. This spoon has no maker's mark but does have period engraved owner's initials and a die-struck shell to the back at the location of the heel. It measures about 4 1/8 inches in length and weighs about 8 grams. Condition is fairly good overall, with no splits or repairs. The only issue of note is that the shell decoration was struck with such force as to be visible... Click for details

Georgian English Sterling Teaspoon by Alice & George Burrows, Ca. 1805
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160723-01   $15.00

Georgian English Sterling Teaspoon by Alice & George Burrows, Ca. 1805
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Offered is a good Georgian English sterling silver teaspoon bearing the maker's mark of Alice and George Burrows, and hallmarks indicating assay in London circa 1805. Alice and her son George worked together from about 1801 to about 1816-17, and were relatively successful. This teaspoon bears legible marks and is also engraved in period letters. This pieces measures about 5 inches in length and weighs about 10 grams. Condition is fair to good overall, with some surface wear but no dents,... Click for details

Gorham "Bust" Coin Silver Cream or Sauce Ladle
Silver : Coin Silver : Serving Pieces

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2791f   On Hold

Gorham
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Dating c. 1860, "Bust" is one of those patterns that helped created what might be called Gorham's first golden age of design.

The defining feature of the line is a cast, in most instances female, "bust" that surmounts the slender, square handle.

A product of the Classical Revival movement of the period, the figure sits atop a pedestal base, much as she might be presented in a museum or salon, or in a wall niche in an athenaeum.

This piece is a 5 7/8" long, not quite 1.0 T. oz., coin... Click for details

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Centerpiece bowl by Arthur Stone
Silver : Sterling : Hollowware

Gebelein  
5275   $1,650.00

Centerpiece bowl by Arthur Stone
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Six segments on a 1" high base. Diameter 9-1/2". Height 5-1/4". Weight 47.5 troy ounces. No monogram.Overall and mark condition are excellent.

Pair S. Kirk & Son Inc. "Repousse" No. 3 Sterling Silver Open Salts
Silver : Sterling : Hollowware

Old Friends  
2789f   $185.00

Pair S. Kirk & Son Inc.
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Each of these two, matching, open master salts stands 1 5/8" tall, has a top opening of 2", and is 2 1/4" maximum diameter. The pair combined weigh a substantial 4.5 T. oz.

Marked on the undersides "S. Kirk & Son Inc.," "Sterling," "Hand Decorated," and with the model number number "3," they date 1925-32.

The pattern is "Repousse," which is the hallmark design of this firm. They have three paw feet each that are joined to the bodies in a leaf form. The bottoms are engraved "MCR" in... Click for details

J.P. Trott, New London, CT, "Kings" Coin Silver Teaspoon
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

Old Friends  
2788f   $28.00

J.P. Trott, New London, CT,
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One of the most well-known names in New London, Connecticut, silversmithing, John Proctor Trott left a significant legacy in his extensive body of work, including some significant ecclesiastical pieces.

Long-lived, 1769-1852, he began working in the 18th century and continued well into the 19th century.

This 5 7/8 long, not quite .6 T. oz., teaspoon dates from early in the 1800s. It is unusual in that it is a patterned piece rather than one of the simple, unembellished, designs... Click for details

Original Alvin "Old Orange Blossom" Sterling Chipped Beef Fork
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
2787f   $90.00

Original Alvin
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A 5 7/8" long, 1.0 T. oz. item, this is an early production example of Alvin's Art Nouveau pattern informally known as "OOB," short for "Old Orange Blossom."

Early pieces distinguish themselves from later ones (and fakes) by their exceptionally fine detail and finish. The handle is up-tipped, which is another feature associated with older examples; subsequent issues had flat handle ends.

A mint condition estate item, this small chipped beef fork possesses every quality for which this... Click for details

Rare Chillicothe, Ohio Coin Silver Spoon Made by Edward P. Pratt
Silver : Coin Silver

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160717-04   $37.50

Rare Chillicothe, Ohio Coin Silver Spoon Made by Edward P. Pratt
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Offered is a fine and scarce example of American coin silver bearing the mark of Cincinnati and Chillicothe, OH silversmith Edward P. Pratt. Mr. Pratt worked in Cincinnati alone and in partnership from about 1828-30, and then spent the rest of his career (about 1831 to 1861) working as a silversmith and jeweler in Chillicothe. Mr. Pratt died in 1866 at the age of about 65. This piece has a good maker's mark or retailer's mark of "E.P.Pratt" in italicized lettering in a rectangular punch; this... Click for details

Rare Chicago Coin Silver Teaspoon with City Mark by Isaac Spear/Speer
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Fiddle-Handled

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160717-03   $22.50

Rare Chicago Coin Silver Teaspoon with City Mark by Isaac Spear/Speer
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Offered is a very rare and fairly early example of Chicago coin silver from the 1840s or 1850s, by Chicago silversmith Isaac Spear (also spelled Speer). Mr. Spear's information appears below the item description. This piece has a lightly engraved period script monogram and a good clear maker's mark. The CHICAGO city mark is scarce and difficult to find. This piece measures about 5 7/8 inches in length and weighs about 14 grams. Condition is good overall, with some slight dimples in the bowl... Click for details

Georgian Sterling Silver Dessert Spoon and Teaspoon Crested With a Sun
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160717-02   Sold

Georgian Sterling Silver Dessert Spoon and Teaspoon Crested With a Sun
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Offered is a fine antique, William IV, Regency period, sterling silver, fiddle pattern dessert spoon and teaspoon made by Mary Chawner of London. Mary Chawner was the widow of William Chawner II and took over his business upon his death - her mark is often seen as the business continued to flourish under her leadership between 1834 and 1840. Each spoon is engraved with an armorial featuring a sun motif and each piece has a clear set of hallmarks. The dessert spoon measures about 7" long... Click for details

Finely Decorated Pair of Philadelphia Coin Silver Sugar Tongs
Silver : Coin Silver

Cliff Nunn - Antique Silver and Decorative Arts  
20160717-01   Sold

Finely Decorated Pair of Philadelphia Coin Silver Sugar Tongs
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Offered is a very good pair of American coin silver sugar tongs by the well known firm of Robert & William Wilson of Philadelphia. Surprisingly little is known about this firm, despite its prominence and the numbers of pieces that survive bearing one of the firm's marks. This pair of sugar tongs measures about 6 3/8 inches in length and weighs about 54 grams. Each arm is marked with the Wilsons' maker's mark, and the exterior surface is finely engraved with decorative patterns. Perhaps one in... Click for details

Wallace "Irian" Art Nouveau Large Sterling Gumbo Spoon
Silver : Sterling : Flatware

Old Friends  
2785f   $40.00

Wallace
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Perhaps Wallace's most expressive entries in the well populated arena of early 20th century American Art Nouveau designs, "Irian" features the image of a partially clad woman with two cupid-like figures hovering around her head.

Other elements of the design incorporate more typical to Wallace floral elements, including a bold iris that appears in two places on the handle and in the heel of the bowl, along with wild rose and violet blossoms.

This example is a 7 1/8" long, weighty at 1.8... Click for details

Two Benedict, New York, "Prince Albert" Coin Silver Spoons
Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware

Old Friends  
2784f   $80.00

Two Benedict, New York,
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These two, coin silver, spoons are matching in all ways save for their sizes. One is an 8 9/16" long, 2.1 T. oz. tablespoon, and the other a 7", 1.0 T. oz. place or dessert spoon.

They are marked "Benedict," for Samuel Ward Benedict, a well-known New York City jeweler and watchmaker, working 1818-60.

In his work on marks, John McGrew attributes the "bust, lion, C" pseudo hallmark that also appears on them to the "Gilbert-Cunningham/Cooper Complex."

They are a "Prince Albert" pattern... Click for details

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