American Coin and Sterling Silver Colonial through Art Nouveau
All Items : Metalware : Pre 1930 item #1316038 (stock #2528f)
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A premier name in the American Arts & Crafts movement, George Gebelein established himself in Boston just after the turn of the 20th century and remained there with an enlarging presence and growing reputation until his death in 1945.

His main medium was silver, but he also worked in other metals and was known for both his scholarship and skill in historic forms.

This pewter spoon is representative of these wider interests. It measures 7 1/8" long and weighs 2.4 T...

All Items : Silver : Pre 1920 item #1258257 (stock #2160dd)
Old Friends
A straw for drinking yerba mate, this bombilla (bomba) measures 7 3/4" long and weighs just over 1.1 T. oz.

The pierced bowl is stamped "Plata Industria Argentina" and "800" in a diamond. This is hinged for opening and has a threaded end that fits into the tube.

The tube itself has a gold tip that is stamped "18K." This appears to be a solid band wrapped around an inner lining. The stem is divided into several sections separated by bands, two of which are knurled...

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