It has a plain, round end, and slight mid rib on the backside of the handle. There is a feathered script "EW" monogram on the front. The drop on the bowl is plain.
It is in very good condition. There is minimal polishing wear and the finish has an appealing patina...
This example is a 6 3/4" long fruit knife. It is an original item, factory made and original issue...
The pattern is "Buttercup" by Gorham, whose lion, anchor, G mark appears on the otherwise plain backside, along with the word "Sterling." There is an Old English "W" monogram on the front.
It is in excellent condition. Pattern detail remains well-defined and free of polishing wear...
It is a 19th century item in an unknown pattern. There is a handsome, period "LKB" monogram.
The blunt end, carbon steel blade is original and marked "Christofle a Paris." The ferrule on the silverplate handle is stamped "Cristofle."
The condition is good...
This 6" long, approximately .8 T. oz., teaspoon is to this higher standard and so marked, along with the name of the company name.
It is a "Bead" design with an "Oval Thread" on the backside, both of which were standard patterns in the period...
Given the "Fiddle Tipt" pattern on this 7 1/4" long, just over .8 T. oz., dessert or place spoon, it would have dated from his earliest working years.
It is monogrammed "JT to EJT" in fancy script lettering and is in exceptionally fine condition...
Furthermore, the marks used date to the time of original issue. They are located on the edge of the handle and read, "S. Kirk & Son Co.," "925/1000," and "58M."
The piece is solid silver and has a rather thick handle and blunt end blade...
It is in mint condition and without a monogram or removal. The tines are free of burrs, nicks, or bends, there is no polishing wear, and the finish is lustrous.
Speer is documented as a jeweler and watchmaker about 1840-70. The style of this locates it at the beginning of his working years.
It has a "Reverse Tipt" handle with a rubbed "LH" script monogram on the front.
It is in very good condition. There are overall surface scratches, but no other signs of wear such as bends or burrs. The bowl remains well-shaped and with a pointed tip, ...
It is stamped with a crown, a bust, a lion passant, and the letters "IM" and "NB." The letters stand for J. Munro and New Brunswick (Canada) respectively, while the symbols look very much like hallmarks for Sheffield, England.
Munro's dates are from the 1810s to the 1860s. ...
"Cromwell" has scrolled edges with acanthus leaf detailing and a fan terminus. This motif is expanded on the backside heel of the bowl.
This piece is a 5 5/8" long ice cream spoon. Consistent with the line, it is substantial weight at .9 T. oz.
It has a nearly flat bowl, with ...
This example is a 3 5/8" long, .4 T. oz., master salt spoon.
It is an original, early production, item and not a later recast, and in mint condition.
The ovoid bowl has a matte finish and the handle is engraved "HG" in fine script lettering.
Marks are the Gorham "lion, anchor, G" emblem, "Sterling," and "Pat 190x."
It has a "Reverse Tipt" handle with a finely engraved front with detailing that resembles engine turning.
There is an Old English "M" monogram.
It is in flawless condition, free of any wear or damage. The engraving remains crisp, the upturned, pointed end is without nicks or burrs, and the finish has a warm patina.
Marks are "F&H" flanked by car...
It is in superb estate condition and without a monogram or removal.
Marks are the Durgin "D," "Sterling," and "Pat'd."
This example is a 5 3/8" long, relatively substantial weight .7 T. oz., seafood or oyster cocktail fork.
The portraiture is iris, with a large, intricately designed, high relief blossom set at the midpoint of the front of the handle, with a second bloom lanquidly draped around the top of the handle. The plain areas of the design have a subt...
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, an...
While born in 1799, John Carey Farnsworth's record as a jeweler and watchmaker in Boston is only documented from 1843 to 1857. For some of that time he was in partnership with Aaron Dennison and George Adams.
It is engraved "Elvira." in script on the front of the handle and is in very good condition. The bowl has a bit of tip wear and some very shallow dimpling in t...