Both ends of the rim are upswept and decorated with a raised wild rose and leaf (with one water lily) pattern in Art Nouveau style.
There is a line script "LLB" monogram engraved on the interior base and a matching one on one of the two reserve areas of the rim.
Made by Gorham, whose "lion, anchor, G" emblem, "Sterling," and model number "A3966" appear o...
Early associated with the partnership of Taylor and Hinsdale, this example stamped only "Hinsdale" and with a "lion, W, bust" pseudo hallmark that McGrew in Manufacturers' Marks on American Coin Silver attributes to Jacob Wood, dates it to the 1830s or early 1840s.
The piece is an 8 1/2" long, relatively heavy at nearly 2.2 T. oz., table se...
This example of the line is a rather rare ice cream server, aka ice cream knife or cleaver.
Measuring 9 3/8" overall, with a solid silver, concave, rectangular blade with a raked front edge a...
The theme on this slender, long handle, 6 5/8", weighty at 1.9 T. oz., cream ladle is "Sleeping Diana," which was one of seventeen different subjects offered in this line (William P. Hood Jr., Tiffany Silver Flatware).
It has a plain, oval, 1 7/8" by 1 5/8" by 1/2" deep, bowl, with a small animal head on the backside heel.
There is an "M.A.C." monogr...
The body has a gray, satin matte finish that is bright cut engraved in a variety of water-related flora, included pond lilies and pads, cattails, and grasses, all of which suggests an Aesthetic design influence. There is additional wriggle work detailing under the rolled top rim and a leaf scri...
Slightly convex, the handle is otherwise plain, with a fan end and two nubs on either side about mid length and two notches at the join with the bowl. The surface is bright cut engraved with wriggle work detailing that points to Aesthetic sensibilities.
The 2 1/2" by 1 3/...
It was made by Newark, New Jersey's William B. Kerr, circa 1905, which was a firm renowned for its Art Nouveau designs, both in silver flat and hollow ware as well as jewelry.
Indeed this is decidedly in that style, evident i...
A product of the Aesthetic Movement and falling broadly within the "Medallion" category, what is now identified as his "Etruscan" or "Homeric" style, circa 1880, and subsequently imitated by other makers, is an example of Shiebler's probing and innovative instincts.
Produced in flat and hollow ware as well as jewelry, this pattern is characterized...
It has a three-lobed bowl with flanged shoulders and a bright gold wash surface in the interior.
Never monogrammed, it is in choice condition, absent any evident wear and with a bright, even, finish. The bowl is free of dents, bends, or burrs.
It is solid silver, with a flat handle, and upper sawtooth edge blade, which is the defining characteristic of this form. The shoulders are embellished with the same leaf and flower components as the design.
There is a flowing script "LMcC" monogram on the handle front.
In excellent estate condit...
Price for the set of three.
Measuring 5 7/8" long and weighing 1.8 T. oz. the set, they are in a broad "Fiddle Tipt" pattern which is a characteristic design for the region, along with high, pointed shoulders off the bowls.
Never monogrammed, they are in choice condition, showing no wear, with well-shaped bowls that are free of dents, bends, or tip we...
Price per piece, four available.
A plain, rounded "Antique" pattern with a "Tipt" backside and a formal script "EM" monogram on the front, and smooth, subtly soft finish, this is a statement in understatement.
In choice estate condition, it shows no polishing wear, and retains straight, even, and pointed tines.
It is stamped "Sterling" and with the name of the retailer, Boston's "Bigelo...
The use to which this 5 7/8" long, heavy at 1.1 T. oz., teaspoon was put is without question as the handle is engraved "Baby" in script.
In good overall condition, retaining clear pattern detail and without damage, it does show overall wear, particular so in the bowl which has some pinpri...
Never monogrammed, it remains in excellent estate condition.
The high relief floral and crossed ribbon detail is clear and well-defined.
The bowl is embellished with the pattern elements cascading from the shoulders onto the ...
It is an unusual piece in several regards.
First is the above noted fact that, as a special order, it is essentially one of a kind, or few at most. Second is its size, which is large for this sort of item, measuring 3" by 1 1/2", and weighing approximately ...
Price for the set.
Never monogrammed and in barely used estate condition, all three pieces are without wear or flaw and have bright, even, finishes.
The fork and spoon are marked "International," "Royal Danish," and "U.S.A.," while the knife is imprinted "International Stainless" on the bl...
Price per piece, two available.
This piece is a 5 7/8" long, just over .8 T. oz., teaspoon that features a right facing female figure.
The bowl is pointed and has a broad tip. The backside is plain except for "A.L. Vanderheyden," a name with regional pr...
It features five fronds with their stalks appearing to be joined and looped together to form a slender stem.
This example is a 7 3/8" long, .9 T. oz., flat handle, master butter knife, with a particularly attractive blade. It has a notched upper edge and is finely engraved in a floral and leaf motif that reinforc...