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All Items : Silver : Sterling : Smalls : Pre 1940 item #1406634 (stock #3962f)
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An established name in the Chicago Arts & Crafts movement that took root in the first decade of the 20th century, Julius O. Randahl founded a firm that had a long history in that city.

This piece is napkin ring model number "88", stamped with the mark "Hand Wrought Randahl," used in the 1930s, and "Sterling."

It is flat on one side, arched on the other, and measures 2 3/4" long and weighs .7 T. oz...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Flatware : Pre 1910 item #1405134 (stock #3935f)
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Solid silver, this pie or pastry server measures 9" long and weighs 2.7 T. oz.

It has a large, triangular shaped, 4 3/8" long by 2 3/4" at the widest, blade with a cupped heel and slightly flanged shoulders.

Marked "Shreve & Co.," for the San Francisco firm known for its Arts & Crafts style silver, which this is, and "Sterling," the pattern is "Norman," patented in 1909. It was offered in a plain version, and as is this, with a hammered surface...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Flatware : Pre 1910 item #1401832 (stock #3882f)
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A product of the Arts & Crafts workshop established in the first decade of the 20th century by Chicago's prominent department store Marshall Field, this hand made item is a 5 3/4" long, approximately 1.1 T. oz., sauce or cream ladle.

This particular design which featured a hand hammered surface and various handle shapes, formed the "Colonial" line.

This piece incorporates a hemispherical bowl with a spout on each side. The handle has a pointed end, lined border, and applied backside...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Flatware : Pre 1940 item #1394019 (stock #3746f)
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The story of Gaylord Silvercraft, c. 1920-45, links to famed American Arts & Crafts silversmith William Waldo Dodge, and more particularly his wife and teacher, Margaret Wheeler Robinson.

The workshop was founded at the Wallingford, Connecticut, Gaylord Farm (tuberculosis) Sanatorium and served as part of the occupational therapy and vocational training program available to patients. Considerable information can be pieced together about this operation from online and published sources...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Flatware : Pre 1970 item #1393613 (stock #3740f)
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$28.00
Measuring 4 3/16" long and weighing a relatively heavy .9 T. oz., this piece is marked "Allan Adler" and "Sterling" on the reverse.

A renowned California silversmith known for his modernist designs, and coincidentally a son-in-law of Porter Blanchard, Adler's working dates spanned the middle to later 20th century.

This example is in the "Sunset" pattern...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Hollowware : Pre 1920 item #1392506 (stock #3717f)
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Alfred, Francis and Arthur operating as the Pairpoint Brothers were noteworthy producers of English Arts & Crafts silver in the first part of the 20th century.

This 2 3/4" high, 4 1/2" top diameter, heavy at 7.1 T. oz., bowl is emblematic of their work and the movement.

It sits on a footed base 2 3/8" in diameter, and has an applied rim on the upper lip.

The body is plain and smooth on the outside, but retains a hand hammered surface on the interior...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Hollowware : Pre 1930 item #1374415 (stock #3412f)
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Lacking a specific definition, console bowls are generally low and wide items, well-suited to hold fruit or decorative arrangements, and that is the case with this item.

It measures 7" across, stands 2" tall, has a tapering body that rests on a 2 3/4" wide base, and weighs a robust 11.8 T. oz.

Made by Tiffany & Company, it is so marked on the underside, along with "Sterling Silver," "925/1000," and an "m" for John C. Moore II, director from 1907-47...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Flatware : Pre 1970 item #1374147 (stock #3407f)
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A Boston firm rooted in the Arts & Crafts tradition, Tuttle was known for its old English reproduction items, as well as its novel marking system.

The firm adopted the custom of identifying the year of manufacture of its pieces by imprinting them with the initials, set in a crescent, of the sitting President of the United States, beginning with the term of Calvin Coolidge.

This 5 1/8" long, quite heavy at approximately 1.7 T...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Flatware : Pre 1970 item #1366291 (stock #3250f)
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The design on this piece is variously identified as "Acadia" or "Blok," or sometimes combined, with or without a hyphen.

The pattern was introduced in 1934 (one source offers 1931), although the mark on this 4 1/8" long, substantial weight, .8 T. oz. tea caddy spoon, "Georg Jensen in an oval of dots" over "Sterling" and "Denmark," was used from 1945 onward, so it dates between then and the 1970s when production was discontinued...

 
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